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Old 01-09-2009, 08:28 PM
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Might Buy This F250 Need Help

I have come across an:

2003 F250 Super Crew Cab Lariat 6.0L 118,000

I can get it through work for $8,800 plus tax and tags. Is this a good deal and is the truck going to hold up. I drove it and it seems in pretty good shape. I am going to have a friend that is a diesel mechanic check it out.

What do you think?
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Old 01-09-2009, 08:29 PM
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sounds good! good luck
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Old 01-09-2009, 08:37 PM
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X2.... Let Me Know If Ya Don't Want It!!! I'm Interested!!!!!!!!!
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Old 01-09-2009, 08:41 PM
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I work at carmax part time. Employee discount kicks ***. Should there be any motor problems or tranny problems I should be worried about. I have been reading about the 6.0's
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definitely make sure the recalls have been done cuase 03 had a couple on the 6.0
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Old 01-09-2009, 08:44 PM
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Whats the best way to find out.
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Old 01-09-2009, 08:51 PM
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The list is long!! The tranny in these trucks is pretty dang strong! The motor: Head Gaskets & Puking Coolant, Eating Coolant, WHITE SMOKE, ECM Programming, FICM Programming, Weak Head Studs, Hard Starting "Cold & Hot", The list goes on and on!! The Best thing that I can recommend for you to do is drive it straight to the nearest ford dealer and have them do a diagnostic scan and go through everything!! Spending a $100 Now could save you alot of headache & thousands of $$$$ down the road!!! GOOD LUCK!!!
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Old 01-09-2009, 08:58 PM
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i dont know much about it but somethin called an OASIS report, it gives the history of the truck
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Is there anyone out there that ccan run and oasis report for me.
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Old 01-09-2009, 09:10 PM
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You can get an oasis on the org here but you have to be a premium member
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