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Old 05-05-2011, 12:59 AM
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6.4 Powerstroke

What r your thoughts on this engine? The good and the bad.
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Old 05-05-2011, 01:26 AM
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Happy with mine at 23,000 miles. Only thing I don't like is the regen and fuel mileage but as soon as I get $1,000 saved up that will be history. it seems like a very overbuilt engine and will do well if you service it faithfully.
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Old 05-05-2011, 08:55 AM
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It is an awesome engine that is choked out by emissions bullshyt. It will pull anything you put behind it but will also get crappy mileage no matter what.
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Old 05-05-2011, 09:22 AM
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What kind of mileage are you getting? Also what rearend, 2 or 4wd, and which cab?
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Old 05-05-2011, 09:28 AM
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Crew cab, lariat, fx4 (4x4), 3.55 rear, 20" wheels. Empty highway I get 16-18 at 70-75mph. Towing heavy around 9-11. Overall mixed driving I usually end up around 12-13.
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Old 05-05-2011, 11:36 PM
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[QUOTE=dwc;4016878]Crew cab, lariat, fx4 (4x4), 3.55 rear, 20" wheels. Empty highway I get 16-18 at 70-75mph. Towing heavy around 9-11. Overall mixed driving I usually end up around 12-13.
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i have the same truck and getting about 15 in town and 20 on highway. towing is about 12 to 10
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Old 05-06-2011, 06:54 AM
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i have one with 49k on it...f450 with 488 gear..not towing anything i am lucky to get almost 12mpg..towing my camper, 8k, i get 7.5mpg..towing the grass cutting trailer, 10.5mpg...i would seriously look at the new 6.7...it is a beast and gets great mpg...wish i had one
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Old 05-06-2011, 09:20 PM
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I have 4 of them, a 2008 f250, 2 2010 f-250, 2010 f450, great trucks but horrible gas mileage/
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Old 05-16-2011, 12:02 AM
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Boy oh boy. Am I glad I didn't get that f450 I was looking at last week if u only get 10 mpg!
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