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Last Sunday I became the proud owner of an '07 F350 XLT CC SB, 6.0 PSD, Dark Shadow Grey, Sport package, leather, FX4, and Tow Command. This is my 4th F-Series, but my 1st Super Duty. This truck replaces an '02 F150.

I'll be using the truck as a daily driver, but the reason for the truck is to pull our Toy Hauler to Hungry Valley, Pismo, Dumont Dunes, etc. for camping and riding quads. The F150 was just maxed out on it's towing capacity and it's no fun going up the Grapevine gettng passed by loaded semis.

I live in SoCal, and my favorite toy is my '07 HD Roadglide, hence the screen name. I'll be 50 this fall, I'm married, kids are gone (YES!!!!), and the SO and I really have simple tastes that we're finally able to endulge in. Most of those revolve around just having a good time.

I work at a precision sheetmetal fabricating job shop. I do all the CAD/CAM and CNC stuff to get a customers sheetmetal parts out to the laser or turret punch press to start the fabrication process.

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'08 ECLIPSE ATTITUDE F33ASKG
'07 H-D FLTRI ROADGLIDE
'11 HUSKY TE630
'59 VERY UNDERSTANDING WIFE
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post #2 of 18 Old 03-11-2007, 12:24 PM
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2002 F-250 SD ExCab, Short Bed, PSD, Auto trans, 4X4
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Repairs since bought: both batteries/alternator/3 transmissions/4 clutches/entire front axle/new steering stabilizer/power steering pump

Still broken: cracked windshield/all glowplugs/glowplug relay/4WD still out/trailer harness no power

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welcome aboard be careful this place gets addictive

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Welcome Dave

Glad to have you here Dave, I think you will like it very much.
We are here to have a good time.
Like someone said, We need Pictures. LOL

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to the site Dave. Glad to have you with us, have fun, & enjoy.A bunch of great guys on here, got any questions, just fire away.

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to the site Dave. Glad to have you with us, have fun, & enjoy.A bunch of great guys on here, got any questions, just fire away.
What brand of leveling kit are you using? I see the spring packages, and then there are simple coil spring spacers. Are the coil spring spacers a viable option for a truck that is not going to be used hard off road?

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'08 ECLIPSE ATTITUDE F33ASKG
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