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post #1 of 5 Old 07-09-2012, 04:20 AM Thread Starter
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New guy from san Carlos, CA. upgraded ranger to 02' F350

hello all,

my name is Brian, im 23 years old from the peninsula (grew up in Belmont but live in San Carlos now)

I just recently traded in my 06' Ranger for an 02' F350 and am loving every bit of it. looking forward to learning all there is to know about my new truck and getting help, where needed on this forum.

my truck is a 4WD, 4 door diesel v8 7.3L and i am pretty sure it sits at factory height with a 3.5" block in the rear. I plan on lifting it at one point which will probably be soon since i dont have more than a year left on the current tires. not sure what size lift and tire combo to go with yet so im open to suggestions. i do own a boat so i will be towing every now and then and also go camping and off roading to get to the lake i use most of the time so im looking for a good looking lift that will still allow me to tow and go wheeling when i want to.

i also look forward to meeting many of you and chatting to get advice and just plain talk about trucks.

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post #2 of 5 Old 07-09-2012, 07:54 AM
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post #3 of 5 Old 07-11-2012, 01:57 AM
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Welcome to the org.!

2001 F250 Lariat Crewcab, Automatic, 4X4

(Late '99 Regular Cab Work Truck)


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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Welcome Aboard Brian!

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