09-26-2009, 12:33 PM
Mike McSpadden, or 'Muley' as he was known to his many friends on SoCaps and elsewhere passed away yesterday from a heart attack.
Mike was one of the good guys - always wearing a smile, and he'd do anything in the world for you. We're all gonna miss you, Mike.
Sept. 21, 1954 - Sept. 25, 2009
09-26-2009, 01:14 PM
Oh Geesh Steve, I am sorry to hear about Muley...
My thoughts and prayers go out to his Family and friends.
09-26-2009, 03:04 PM
Join Date: May 2008
Location: Liberty Lake, WA
This is truly sad! Mike was a personal friend of mine and I am stunned by this. I just spoke with him a few days ago.
2002 Ford F350 4wd Crewcab Twin Turbo's
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09-26-2009, 03:43 PM
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: SoCal/Poway ,By San Diego
Met him for the first time at the Barona Meet. My condolences to the family.
09-26-2009, 03:50 PM
Speaking of Barona, here's Mike and Will going down the track there.
09-26-2009, 06:37 PM
This makes me so sad. Far too young. RIP, Muley.
Folks call me Bill. Why, yes, it is a 6 liter. Your jealousy is showing.
2006 F250 XLT SCLB FX4 4x4 6.0L Auto,Magnaflow Turbo Back (w/CAT),Edge Insight CS,Blue Spring,RhinoLiner,Retrax Cover,Cab Lights Retro-fit,
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09-26-2009, 06:49 PM
You'll be dearly missed Mike... You can't say enough good things about the man... He was one of the best... RIP brother...
09-26-2009, 06:59 PM
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Paramount, Ca
Wow I just congratulated him not to long ago on his feature in the diesel mag. That's horrlibe that he's gone now. Real cool guy and loved the community.
01 F250 7.3L DP Tuner, Airaid intake, Magnaflow 4" turbo back, 88k miles. Bob
09-26-2009, 07:54 PM
I wish I could have met the man. I'm sure I would have next year at some race or another.
I know a few of you guys were friends with him, so you have my condolences, as does the family he left behind.
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2000 PSD Excursion 4x4:
JW trans, F5,
MBRP, AFE, OBA and Pre-Pump, V & B codes
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09-26-2009, 09:24 PM
Wow... my condolences to the family. Way too young for these things.
09-27-2009, 03:36 AM
Join Date: May 2002
My condolences to Mikes Family. He was as some have said, one of the good ones. I never met him, but he was a fixture over on Forddieselpower as one of our Technical Specialists. He helped a lot of people with what he knew about these engines and trucks. RIP Mike. U will be missed!
99.5 7.3L PSD, WOP GQSSB Turbo, Tyrant Diesel Tunes, TYMAR Intake/Coolant filter
6.0L IC, 4" Turbo Back exhaust
BTS, Cass 250cc Hybrids
Dynoed 583hp 1230tq 29 Sept 12
685hp 19 May on PMT1_Fuel 707 Tune by Tyrant! 13.22 1/4 mile @ 102 mph
09-27-2009, 08:24 AM
So very sorry to hear about this. My condolences to Mike's family and all that were lucky enough to be his friends.
Rest in Peace, Mike.
'02 F-250 SC SB 7.3L 4x4 w/ 4" SuperLift, 315/75 R16 Toyo Open Country M/Ts, Bilstein 5100s - 6 position DI tuner, AFE Stage II w/Dry S Pro, HPX, 203* Billet, CCV, Sonnax, Tru-Cool, Fumoto, ZooDad, Brite-Box, 4" MagnaFlow SST, ITP OBA, A/C comfort mod!, Autometer Z series gauges, Scan Gauge II, Tough Country bumpers
09-27-2009, 01:27 PM
09-27-2009, 04:52 PM
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Simi-Valley CA
Our Prayers and condolences for Mike, his family and friends.
Carlos Briceno and Family.
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09-28-2009, 01:18 AM
Join Date: Oct 2008
This is so sad. Condolences and prayers out to his family
09 F150 Platinum
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2.5 inch AS level kit
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