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post #1 of 8 Old 06-06-2012, 06:21 PM Thread Starter Rookie
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Any room for another Texan?

I decided to register after lurking for only a few days. I got my hands on an 08 F250 with 85k miles on Monday and since it's my first diesel I was looking up info on maintenance and upgrades and found this place. My previous ride was a VW Touareg which was great for towing small trailers and a beast for off-roading, but I'm upgrading to a fifth-wheel toy hauler for my '88 Samurai and need something just a tad bit stronger.

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2015 F-350 CCLB DRW, Lariat Ultimate,
2nd Gen. 6.7L "Scorpion" Turbo Diesel,
440HP/860TQ, Torque Shift 6-speed,
Tuxedo Black W/Charcoal Black Int.,
14,000 LB GVWR,
3:73 Gears W/Limited Slip,
17" Polished Forge Alum. Wheels,
BFG All-Terrain Tires,
Factory 5th Wheel/Gooseneck Prep Pkg.,
Spray In Bed-Liner,
Supplemental Cab Heater,
Camper Pkg.,
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Engine Block Heater,
9025 Lbs. on the CAT Scales.

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Glad to have you - to the ORG!!

Check out this section for more info on your truck:
Ford 08 and newer 6.4L Powerstroke Forums - Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum

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Lone Star Powerstrokes - Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum

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2005 F250 King Ranch Work Truck.

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post #5 of 8 Old 06-09-2012, 03:49 AM
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1997 Ford F-350, Dually conversion, Cobra 29 LX CB, 12000 watt converter, All LED lights, TW tunes, 4" DP, Napa Intake, coolant filter, 140cc Injectors and lots of running lights.

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post #6 of 8 Old 06-09-2012, 05:20 AM
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2001 F250 Lariat Crewcab, Automatic, 4X4

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6.5" Pro Comp Lift ~ Traction Bars ~ Son-Built Sliders ~ 16" Pro Comp Xtreme Wheels with 35" BFG TA KM2s
4" Banks Exh.-Power Elbow ~ Wicked Wheel ~ DIY AMSOIL EaAU4090 Intake ~ PHP 6 Pos Chip ~ LowDown LED Upgrade
Stage 1 Injectors ~ HankDaddy Mod. ~ BUILT TRANNY! 352 HP Shootin' for 375!
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O no not another TEXAN!!!

what part of Texas you from?


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15' F-350 King Ranch 4x4 CCLB
Platinum White / Caribou Metallic
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