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#1 homemade

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Posted 27 May 2009 - 08:17 PM

This is my new parts chaser hunting fishing rig 1986 F250HD 460 4X4 4 speed.Posted Image

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Posted 28 May 2009 - 08:45 AM

Nice! My 1988 Ford 4X4 the paint fell off. I think it was one of FORD's Better Ideas. :signs1242cn:

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Posted 28 May 2009 - 10:39 AM

I had a 91 Ford F 350 4x4 in high school with the 460. Would pass anything but a gas station. Tough old truck. Traded it for an 84 with a 6.9 diesel, it wouldn't pass anything... but it did get good mileage. Had 250k on it when I got it, at 333k the body and frame was actually worn out, but the engine was still running. Someone bought it just for engine I think. Nice easy to work on trucks. That one is a nice straight looking truck. Don't see many around here that are that well kept.

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Posted 30 May 2009 - 06:08 AM

Hi, John. Ford designed the paint to fall off so that you would get better fuel mpg when the paint came off :roflmao3[1]:

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Posted 30 May 2009 - 08:07 AM

Well that makes sense. I thought it was because they had to buy back two other vehicles I bought from them. :roflmao3[1]:

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Posted 07 July 2009 - 05:53 PM

:rolleyes: Just got Me a rig this weekend Got a 1988 dodge 250 4x4 only has 56000.00 original miles. got it for a really good deal. bigunn

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Posted 08 July 2009 - 06:32 PM

Diesel or gas?

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Posted 08 July 2009 - 06:55 PM

Pretty sure the diesel didn't come out until 89 in the Dodge.

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Posted 08 July 2009 - 08:14 PM

:) Pogo it is gas Interior Is like new if it wasn't I would upholster it My grand son is over so mybe getson pics. :hellohello9il: Actully thats how I got I did a seat for it. bigunn :yikes[1]:

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Posted 08 July 2009 - 08:19 PM

Ohhh man brings back memories... Few years back before I went to driving new trucks.. I had an 86 F250 crew cab.. Baby blue... All across the windhsield it said The Beast LOL..... Hubby still laughs cuz when I literally cried when we traded it in for my new truck LOL.. Those old trucks are soo cool for 4x4 :) Suck gas but sooo fun to take out :) You going to camo it or leave it all natural?

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Posted 09 July 2009 - 06:23 AM

:) The paint on it is really good except the hood and top . Thought What I would do right now Is paint the hood and top flat black .Would like too later but just hate to mess a good paint job. Already has nice rims ( American racing) . I watched this thing for almost a year . It has no dents and very few scratches , the scratches you see are the ones after I polished it very small , so I just power wash it and you won't see them any more. bigunn :)

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Posted 30 September 2009 - 04:05 PM

Finally got some pics of my truckAttached File  1.jpg   25.8KB   15 downloads




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