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New to me van
#757417 March 01st 2020 9:46 pm
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I'm hopefully picking up an 03 7.3 psd e350 on Saturday. Anything I should know or watch for before buying? I have a good idea of where the problem rust is now after my bad experience with my e250, this one however is much cleaner. Any must do upgrades? I was just planning a tow hitch, diamond eye exhaust and whatever it takes for general maintenance to keep it reliable. Then hopefully over the summer a ujoint off-road 4x4 conversion, since my e250 was a flop, I'm taking this as a chance at redemption, with a van i really want instead of one that's just good enough.

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Re: New to me van
Dw89xj #757667 March 09th 2020 9:53 am
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might be a bit late but if it has the rubber floor in the back, take a Phillips screw driver and remove the rear trim plate at the back doors and look underneath it . the 3rd brake lights like to leak and it soaks in under the mat and spreads.

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2004 Ford E250 5.4 4r75w dana 60 with 3.73;'s (Current)
1992 Dodge B350 360/46rh non lockup /9.25 rear with 3.90 cogs (sold)
1986 GMC Vandura 2500 305/TH350/3.08 rear (Sold)
1994 G20 Ex Virginia DOT crew van 305/4l60/3.42 G80 10 bolt (Sold)
1969 Chevy G20 Sport van 230,3 on the tree, 12 bolt with 4.11 cogs.(Sold)
2004 Chevy Express 2500 4.8,4l80E,3.73 (sold)
1990 ford e250 club wagon 460.E4OD,dana 60 rear 4.11's (sold)

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