new purchace - Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums



6.2L V8 Discuss the 6.2L V8

new purchace

Reply
 
 
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
  #1  
Old 11-08-2012, 02:30 PM
ford ca. ford ca. is offline
New User
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: belle river ontario canad
Posts: 12
ford ca. is starting off with a positive reputation.
new purchace

I was just doing some research on the 6.2 ltr. as i was involved in a collision with my 97 f 150 now it is a write off so I am looking at a new truck and found this site very helpfull in my decission on what to buy Iwas out truck hunting at the local ford dealers and came across a 2012 f-250 xlt crewcab 4x4 with the 6.2 ltr did't know much about this motor so here i am letting all know that the information from all the threads I have made my mind up and will purchace this truck as soon as i get the cheque from my insurance

Cheer I will keep you all informed
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 11-08-2012, 02:50 PM
2000silverbullet's Avatar
2000silverbullet 2000silverbullet is offline
Moderator
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: Pittsburgh
Posts: 5,315
2000silverbullet is a splendid one to behold2000silverbullet is a splendid one to behold2000silverbullet is a splendid one to behold2000silverbullet is a splendid one to behold2000silverbullet is a splendid one to behold2000silverbullet is a splendid one to behold2000silverbullet is a splendid one to behold
Congrats, and welcome to FTE!

Make sure to post pics when you get it.
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 11-08-2012, 06:31 PM
rkmfordman's Avatar
rkmfordman rkmfordman is offline
Senior User
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: kentucky
Posts: 143
rkmfordman is starting off with a positive reputation.
Enjoy i think you have made a wise decision i love mine
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 11-08-2012, 07:12 PM
Front Runner's Avatar
Front Runner Front Runner is offline
Elder User
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: RTP, NC
Posts: 670
Front Runner has a superb reputationFront Runner has a superb reputationFront Runner has a superb reputationFront Runner has a superb reputationFront Runner has a superb reputationFront Runner has a superb reputationFront Runner has a superb reputationFront Runner has a superb reputationFront Runner has a superb reputationFront Runner has a superb reputationFront Runner has a superb reputation
Congrats on the great choice. You can't go wrong with the 6.2!!! Post pics when you pick her up!
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 11-08-2012, 10:07 PM
socapots socapots is offline
Senior User
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Posts: 211
socapots is starting off with a positive reputation.
like stated above.
congrats and get some pics up.
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 11-09-2012, 12:05 PM
ford ca. ford ca. is offline
New User
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: belle river ontario canad
Posts: 12
ford ca. is starting off with a positive reputation.
Just heard from the adjuster the 97 f-150 is a write off but it is built ford tough for taking on a dump truck going for a test drive tonight in the new 6.2 ltr f-350 I will miss my old truck but am very excited about the new ride
keep u posted
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 11-09-2012, 05:55 PM
Racer5349's Avatar
Racer5349 Racer5349 is offline
Posting Guru
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Posts: 1,613
Racer5349 has a good reputation on FTE.Racer5349 has a good reputation on FTE.
I traded my '97 F250 CC PS for a '12 F350 CC with the 6.2. The only thing I miss about my '97 is the wing windows. Good luck with the purchase and I hope you end up as happy with your new truck as I am with mine.
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 11-11-2012, 08:09 PM
MexicanScaper987's Avatar
MexicanScaper987 MexicanScaper987 is offline
Postmaster
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Bucks county PA
Posts: 2,543
MexicanScaper987 is a splendid one to beholdMexicanScaper987 is a splendid one to beholdMexicanScaper987 is a splendid one to beholdMexicanScaper987 is a splendid one to beholdMexicanScaper987 is a splendid one to beholdMexicanScaper987 is a splendid one to behold
Congrats on the new purchase! Welcome to FTE! Post some pics when you get a chance!
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 11-11-2012, 10:22 PM
Knothole's Avatar
Knothole Knothole is offline
Senior User
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: Brookhaven, Ms.
Posts: 292
Knothole is starting off with a positive reputation.
Welcome to the site. You first mentioned an F250, then an F350, both the the 6.2.

Which one are you getting?
Reply With Quote
  #10  
Old 11-13-2012, 08:15 AM
ford ca. ford ca. is offline
New User
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: belle river ontario canad
Posts: 12
ford ca. is starting off with a positive reputation.
I bought the F-250 XLT picking it up tonight I should have some pictures by the end of the week I spent monday trying to get a hold of my bank but they were closed for remberance day
I booked half a day off to get all my ducks in a row for today
can't wait to get back into a truck The insurance gave me a piece of s*#t toyota for a loaner I feel so small

keep you up to speed tommorow
Cheers
Reply With Quote
  #11  
Old 12-31-2012, 09:21 PM
Longliner Longliner is offline
Freshman User
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Posts: 29
Longliner is starting off with a positive reputation.
What ever happened??

Ford CA

What happened? Did you end up with your F-250 XLT? Gotta know the end of the story.

I just bought an F-250 CC KR S 6.2
Reply With Quote
  #12  
Old 01-02-2013, 08:01 AM
ford ca. ford ca. is offline
New User
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: belle river ontario canad
Posts: 12
ford ca. is starting off with a positive reputation.
Yep I have been driving it for about a month love the torque lots of power
Way bigger than my F150 the rear camera comes in handy for hooking up to my trailer i;m getting around 14.5 MPG the dealer said it would get better as the truck breaks in but i;m OK with the numbers so far

Cheers
Reply With Quote
  #13  
Old 01-02-2013, 10:06 AM
JohnnyThunder JohnnyThunder is offline
Senior User
 
Join Date: Mar 2004
Location: Moose Jaw Saskatchewan
Posts: 349
JohnnyThunder is starting off with a positive reputation.
Congrats, glad you like the truck. I know the more I drive ours the more I like it.
Reply With Quote
  #14  
Old 01-02-2013, 11:17 AM
tolliewolly's Avatar
tolliewolly tolliewolly is offline
Elder User
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: NC
Posts: 882
tolliewolly is gaining momentum as a positive member of FTE.tolliewolly is gaining momentum as a positive member of FTE.
Congrats! Be sure to post pics! You will love the truck! Great motor!
Reply With Quote
  #15  
Old 01-02-2013, 11:26 AM
BigBlackSD08's Avatar
BigBlackSD08 BigBlackSD08 is offline
New User
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Posts: 16
BigBlackSD08 is starting off with a positive reputation.
Smile

Hope you enjoy it as much as I do my f350, big improvement over older trucks.


Last edited by BigBlackSD08; 01-03-2013 at 08:24 AM. Reason: Trying to put in pic.
Reply With Quote
 
 
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
2002 glow plug check engine codes? rblaine9000 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 2 02-08-2011 08:36 PM
just installed my F6 DP tuner,"WOW" theenforcer 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 16 12-12-2008 11:34 PM
Auto Fab 1970Custom Brakes, Steering, Suspension, Tires, & Wheels 3 01-21-2007 11:08 AM
Whats the best chip for a 03 4.0ltr SOHC Ranger? WhyteRyda Computer Chips & Tuners 1 09-05-2005 09:22 AM
2005 or 2006 Ford F-350 swd 2X4 or 4X4 ehms 6.0L Power Stroke Diesel 3 05-10-2005 04:27 PM


Go Back   Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums >

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:12 AM.


This forum is owned and operated by Internet Brands, Inc., a Delaware corporation. It is not authorized or endorsed by the Ford Motor Company and is not affiliated with the Ford Motor Company or its related companies in any way. FordŽ is a registered trademark of the Ford Motor Company.