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F250 4X4 SC HD LB DIESEL
By phasers on
1997 Ford F-250 HD XLT 2dr Extended Cab 4WD LB
Great truck. I've had a lot of trucks
in my business, many Fords.
My experience has always been a big
truck with a little engine and lots of
gears. Poor power to weight and
The Navistar DIT diesel is definetly
the way to go with a truck. When the
turbo spools up, there's no catching
it. It'll pull a house off the
foundation and gets good mileage (for a
truck) as well. There are plenty of
chatrooms for Q & A on this setup if
you have a problem, and the guys will
give you lots of responses to keep it
The Diesel. This is the best engine in
a truck. There are so many 'tricks'
that can be done to this engine, the
power is unbelievable.
Better side mirrors. Some kind of West
Coast mirror like on the newer trucks.
A better way to open the sliding rear
window. In an extended cab you really
can't reach back and open the window