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post #1 of 7 Old 01-29-2013, 07:14 PM Thread Starter
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Hello from Iowa

Hey y'all. Long time reader, first time poster. Looking to pick up my first powerstroke withing the next week. Last truck just got totaled, but been looking at powerstrokes for a long time. Trying to decide between a '05 6.0 or an '03 7.3
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post #2 of 7 Old 01-29-2013, 07:39 PM
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Hey welcome to the forum man im over in davenport iowa, where are you at? As for your question i would recommend the 7.3, they are far more reliable and can practically pull a house down. If your looking for speed the 6.0 is faster than the 7.3 but then you have to look into bulletproofing, once you have that done then they can be very reliable.

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With the issues fixed a 6.0 can run circles around a 7.3.
2000 F-350 7.3L ZF6
Standard 7.3 mods
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46" Goodyear MVTs Military takeoffs
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Howdy! I'm over in Ames. Nice Rig!
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Anybody know what bumper is on the truck on the right in the banner?
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The truck on the right in the banner belongs to this guy.
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2001 F250 Lariat Crewcab, Automatic, 4X4

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