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New to diesels here.

Have been lurking here for a while waiting to find that perfect truck. I just scooped up a 2006 F350 4x4 dually crew cab Lariat 6 speed manual in white. So far I love it! Hope to learn what others are doing to their trucks, and what they use them for. Will pop in and visit frequently. From Minnesota.

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i think if you bullet proof your 6.0L you'll love it as much as i love mine

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Bought it with a warranty not sure if I want to mess with the motor until that expires.


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Congrats on getting a diesel, I agree with bulletproofing but on the same note if you take care of them on maintenance intervals and flush the coolant and put EC-1 rated in it you shouldn't have problems if you leave it stock. Hope you love yours as much as I do mine, wouldn't trade it for anything!


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2007 F250 King Ranch
Alligator Performance EGR Delete
5" AFE air intake
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SCT Livewire TS tuned by the best, "Tony Wildman"
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Congrats on your Diesel!

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