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post #1 of 22 Old 10-30-2007, 03:52 AM Thread Starter
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I just purchased a 04 F-350 powerstroke dually. I traded in my F-150 because I sold my house and bought a fifth wheel and plan to live fulltime in it.My first trip from Upstate NY to Georgia went perfectly and my powerstroke truck pulled my 36' home easily.
Joined here to learn what I can about servicing and maintaining my diesel truck. I worked as a mechanic on VW Diesels in the late 70's and early 80's. But this is a horse of a entirely different color.

Thanks ...and hoping to learn from all of you!
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Hi!
I worked as a mechanic on VW Diesels in the late 70's and early 80's. But this is a horse of a entirely different color.
Thank God for that! Welcome aboard!
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post #5 of 22 Old 10-30-2007, 12:25 PM
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i like it when mechanics join. never have 2many technicians on the forum
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Welcome to the site...

im still alive and kickin...find me on FB..."StrokerX1"
SOLD my truck, another Diesel within 2011

NOTE: if your on OK and need some PSD work done, i know a dealer tech who does the work....PM me!
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welcome to the site did u use to live in NY state?>

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