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Question how many miles can she go?

I have a 2002 ford 250 7.0 lt. with 217,000 miles on the engine. Does anyone know how many miles these engines can hold?
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With proper maintenance ive heard of 7.3's with over 500K on them.

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Yeah, I'd probably feel a bit drained after firing twice in rapid succession.
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A lot of guys on here are putting chips on these trucks at over 150K with no problems at all.

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i am at 290,500k as of this morning and 2 months ago it leaks all the oil out on the side of the rd...no issues haha

kyle, 96 f250, S&B intake, 3 inch DP, 4 inch exhaust, 4 inch stacks w/ rain caps, many exterior mods
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I have a coworker with a 00 Excursion with a 7.3 and has 495K and he just bought it and says it runs like a top. the only thing wrong is the driver seat is a little worn, i wonder why.
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