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Old 02-20-2012, 10:27 PM
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New member, Currently in afghanistan would love some help when I return if anyone has free time

Just wanted to swing in and introduce myself. I am currently deployed to Afghanistan for what is hopefully my last tour overseas. Recently bought a 02 F250 PSD and will finally get to drive it when I return home on R&R Leave in June. This is my first diesel and I went with the 7.3L due to its track record. the truck has just under 200k on the ticker and I want to address any issues with her before I make the drive to So California with my fiance when I return. Would anyone be able to lend me a hand checking things over with me. I just want to make sure I address any issues the truck may have before driving down for a week.

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Old 02-21-2012, 12:17 AM
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Welcome to FTE and thanks for serving. Wish i knew anything about diesels but sadly i only recently learned that they don't use spark plugs Hopefully everything works out.
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where will you be (in washington) in june?
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I have a '96 with a 7.3. She had 109k on her the day I bought her,,, now just rolled over 240k.

I would be more than happy to chat with you on what you may want to look for,,, good and bad!!
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Hey KILLER, I'm also in Afghanastan. I Redeploy in june-july. I live way south in Galvin but drive to Lewis everyday. Stay safe brother!
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Just wondering... Are you in 3-2 Strikers???
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Cliffordingles I am with 725 BSB (Airborne) out of fort richardson AK we are based out of Fob Salerno and run gun trucks and convoy security missions. I will be back in june for R&R so maybe we can link up.
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Cliffordingles I am with 725 BSB (Airborne) out of fort richardson AK we are based out of Fob Salerno and run gun trucks and convoy security missions. I will be back in june for R&R so maybe we can link up.

Yea man that's cool. I'm not sure if i will be back in June though. We are scheduled for end of July as of right now.
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Just wanted to swing in and introduce myself. I am currently deployed to Afghanistan for what is hopefully my last tour overseas. Recently bought a 02 F250 PSD and will finally get to drive it when I return home on R&R Leave in June. This is my first diesel and I went with the 7.3L due to its track record. the truck has just under 200k on the ticker and I want to address any issues with her before I make the drive to So California with my fiance when I return. Would anyone be able to lend me a hand checking things over with me. I just want to make sure I address any issues the truck may have before driving down for a week.

Thanks again
SGT Ryan Libby
Hey Bear Killer thanks for your service and all that you do. If you come back to Ft. Lewis you can find me at the pharmacy at the hospital. I can't help much with the diesel part but anything else on the truck I can.
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