Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Marietta Georgia
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I am in the works of trading my f150 for a 99-02 F250 4x4 ex cab and have a few ????
First off I am new to the Powerstroke and wondered if anyone had some good advice about what I'm about to venture in to. The truck I am going to trade for will have under 100k as my bank will finance noting over.
I currently have a Ram 2500 work horse that I love but I need something I can haul with if my helpers need the Dodge. I am not a truck hater except when it comes to GM trucks. I've always been a ford man but I hve become a Dodge fan after the last couple I have owned.
So I have no idea about the truck I am going to trade for. My bank has my info and has given it to several of their preferd dealerships. I don't plan on setteling on the first thing they send my way so what are some good things to look for. I have already read the "what to look for post" and would love any input you guys can give me such as:
MPG's, typical torque and HP, longevity of moter and tranny, any little common quirks or neccesities to be delt with. I do not haul much and when I do it's a 20' trailer with no more than 8k on it.
Thanks for the help and I'll update when I get the truck
03 F350 6.0 FX4 Torque Shift, Duece, LWB, 4door, Hide away Goose, Straightened up stock exhaust, Just waiting for the mods?
99 F150 5.4 4x4
Last edited by wilderness; 04-01-2007 at 04:52 PM.