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  1. I need a little help on a purchase

    Arizona Members
    Hey guys, I have been scouring craigslist for what looked like deal on a low mileage 6.0 that had been bulletproofed. I went and looked at it today and when I was looking at the VIN it showed 09/03 as the build date. So we settled up on 14,500 being the purchase price. Well the title isn't...
  2. 2003 f250 4x4 290000 miles good deal

    General 6.0L Discussion
    I purchased a 4x4 2003 f250 with the 6.0 a couple of months ago. It has 290000 on it and I payed 3500 for it. I bought a scan gauge for it and oil Temps look good they never get over 10 degrees above the coolant temp and my fcim runs at 47.5 volts. My question is did i get a good deal and is...
  3. Contemplating 2003 6.0 PSD Purchase

    General 6.0L Discussion
    Newbie to PSD and the forum here. Looking to replace a third vehicle and have found a 2004 F250 (manufactured late 2003) that interests me and am looking for advice. Extended cab, long bed, 4x4 - manual shift, 6 speed manual trans, 188,500 miles, $10,900. Carfax shows one owner, personal use...
  4. To buy or not to buy ?!

    General 6.0L Discussion
    I have the chance to get an 05 F-350 screw 4x4 6.0 at a great price but am scared to purchase because of the horror stories that I've heard. It's had the EGR valve replaced but I don't know anymore than that. Is there something I could look on the truck to tell if the studs have been done or any...
  5. Newbie Question: What To Buy?

    General Diesel Discussion
    I am looking for advice on buying a F350 Crew Cab. Planning to put a pop-up truck camper in the bed and would like to be able to tow a 4000lb trailer boat with four folks in the cab. I am trying to downsize my current fleet of vehicles (Ford Ranger - Daily Driver, Ford Excursion – Tow Vehicle...
  6. 2008 6.4L pros and cons??? HELP before I buy please

    California Members
    Hi, I've owned three 7.3L s and a cummins. I really like the 7.3 but really want the king ranch with the 6.4L. I guess my concern is : is the 6.4L as good and reliable as the 7.3. Anyone out there have a 6.4 that's put a lot of miles on it and can tell me how they like it. and/or how many...
  7. Pre-Purchase Oil Change Interval and General Inspection Questions

    General Diesel Discussion
    :confused: I am just about to purchase a 2005 FORD F250 SUPER DUTY VIN: 1FTSX21P55EC10079 4 DOOR EXTENDED CAB PICKUP 6.0L V8 FI 4 WHEEL DRIVE 103,000 miles Carfax report is clean. (The truck is more than a bit prettier than the 155k mi 1500 that I am about to step out of.) The truck has...
  8. 02 F250 7.3 4x4 purchase help

    General Diesel Discussion
    I am looking at buying a diesel and I came across a 2002 F250 7.3 4x4 for a good deal. The only thing I'm concerned about is that it has 249k miles. I don't know much about diesels so I need a little help. Is 249k too many miles? What should I look for when looking at the truck? How much...