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Old 05-30-2011, 06:39 PM
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I received my F250 last August. It's a CC XLT with the 6.5' box and has a 3.73 diff. I bought the truck specifically to pull our 31' 5900# travel trailer. Compared to the 1999 F150 that I previously drove, the F250 rides really nice and the captains chairs are supper comfy. Since August, I've put on about 6500 miles.

I've had a couple of issues with it since I bought it, such as a faulty canister valve, leaky power steering hose, and sub-par fuel economy. In an attempt to improve the fuel economy, I had the PCM recalibrated today. Hopefully I'll see an improvement.

Anyway, I just wanted to say hi and that it's great that this forum exists so that we can share information.

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Sam, in regards to your efforts to improve your mileage, post it on the 'real world mileage' folder. It's where I like to check out what people are reporting under various conditions. And welcome.
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Thanks for the report Sam and welcome to the forum as well.
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