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post #1 of 15 Old 04-06-2007, 02:20 PM Thread Starter
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Hi all.

Ill start off by telling ya my name is Chris I live in Ontario Canada.I don't own a Powerstroke as of right now but I have a 1979 Prostreet F150 with a 514 stroker that I show and race, I also have a 1995 F150 with 10" of lift on 37" Goodyear MTR's( Im trading this truck for a superduty cause it is way underpowered to tow my enclosed.)

I work at a auto repair/towing company we own 4 Ford diesels
We have 1989 F450 7.3L 5 spd and a 1997 F450 7.3L 5 spd both wreckers.
We have a 1999 F550 7.3L 6spd and a 2003 F550 6.0L 6 spd both roll offs.

Anyway I am in the process of purchasing a 1999 F250 XLT ext cab long bed 2wd with the 6 speed to drive daily and tow my 24' enclosed car trailer.I will have a answer from the dealer this Tuesday . I'm looking to learn alot about the upgrades for these trucks as our shop trucks are all 100% stock no chips or power adders at all :rant:

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my 79 prostreet its first 7 years of racing



the way it is now just finished it in febuary









my new Interstate that my 95 dont like to pull

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post #3 of 15 Old 04-06-2007, 02:25 PM
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Nice collection, love the '79!

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welcome aboard man thats some nice rides ya got there

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Thanks guys !

I wish I could keep my 95 but it is to expensive insuring 3 trucks..And then the maintenance is another thing on 3 vehicals .. The 79 takes alot to keep up and im quite sure a superduty will not be a cheap vehical to drive and maintain as well ( I'm looking for mods already and I dont even have the truck in my possesion) Tuesday seems so far away ...
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Very nice trucks.. I like the 79.. it's sweet. Good luck with the stroker, you found the right place for info about it.
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post #10 of 15 Old 04-10-2007, 12:44 PM
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welcome to the site.
always good to have another Canuck!!!
nice trucks, what does the prostreet run? how bout some timeslips??



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