F-350 7.3 liter

Discussion in 'Trucks and Trailers' started by spcfoor, Jan 9, 2007.

  1. spcfoor

    spcfoor LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 261

    I am looking at a f350 crew cab 4 x 4 with 200k for 10,980. What is your opinion of this? Thanks
  2. DBL

    DBL LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,219

    what year is it xl xlt lariat what else does it have
  3. JRS Landscaping

    JRS Landscaping LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 817

    what year and how many owners? what was replaced? transes tend to go (e4od) autos the 6 speed stick are better
  4. spcfoor

    spcfoor LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 261

    Im sorry it is a 2000 7.3l turbo diesel 6-speed. towing package cd player. Dont know about the owners or what is was used for.
  5. Fordsuvparts

    Fordsuvparts LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 517

    Thats a lot to spend on a truck that you don't know the history on. I would have it checked out really goodby a mechanic. get it up on a rack and inspect the suspension and look for bad leaks, or history of previous leaks. A lot of places will steam clean the underside of a truck so you can't see all the oil leaks and crap that is stuck up there.
  6. DBL

    DBL LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,219

    thats a lot of miles but kelly blue book is saying its worth it but be sure to go over it with a fine tooth comb what do you plan on using it for
  7. spcfoor

    spcfoor LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 261

    It was at a local dealer and went and looked at it and it was in horrible condition. It wouldn't start and the seats were all ripped up. I told them thanks but no thanks. Really appreciate the advice.
  8. qualitylawnmanagement

    qualitylawnmanagement LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,000

    It's a little high. I almost bought an F-350 XLT Crew 6.5 bed 4x4 loaded 7.3 auto for 15,000 with 145,000 miles and still had lots of power and life yet.
  9. Scag48

    Scag48 LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 6,067

    That truck with 200K is worth $8,000, not a penny more, especially since it's a manual.
  10. GG386

    GG386 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 58

    I rotated my F350 XLT CC srw4x4 7.3 with just a tick under 100k and it went outright (no trade in) for 20,900 clams. The truck was perfect and had a some nice options on it. In my area, 1 ton diesel (7.3) 4x4's don't last long on the block.

    Trouble is to replace that unit almost cost me another 20k, but it was a Lariat:)

    it was an 02 model

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