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Newbie from FL with my first Powerstroke

Bought my powerstoke about a month ago and already blew the head gaskets LOL not a good start but everyone tells me once im done with studs and gaskets i should be ok??? Is this true??
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Yea you should be alright! How many miles are on her? What caused them to blow? Just as long as you change the filters, and do regular matinence, you should be good to go after you replace the gaskets!



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Yea you should be alright! How many miles are on her? What caused them to blow? Just as long as you change the filters, and do regular matinence, you should be good to go after you replace the gaskets!



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She has 115000 miles on her and i had them do oil cooler arp studs and oem gaskets. Im pretty meticulous with my vehicles on matinence so I hope i dont run into any problems.
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