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Old 10-05-2013, 06:07 PM   #1
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Ford 6.7 litre Powerstroke

I just turned 10k miles on my Ford. So far only 1 issue with a DEF system fault which was fixed with a laptop. I am interested in hearing from others with this engine. How many miles and what do you think of your Ford so far?

At 10k miles I am very happy with mine. Plenty of power...actually kinda surprising power. Great TV. It can accelerate going up a mountain.

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Old 10-05-2013, 06:44 PM   #2
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All of our customers are very happy so far with their 6.7L's. Some with over 100k already with minimal if any issues. Most stuff is minor sensor faults or TSB PCM reprograms. Only a few trucks with major issues like turbo failures, plugged EGR coolers or the exhaust valve replacement TSB. We service several fleet companies also and they are very pleased with the trucks. Since you are towing you will want to go by the severe duty maintenance schedule. This will increase fuel filter replacement frequency and the use of 5-40 engine oil.

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Old 10-05-2013, 08:17 PM   #3
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35K miles. so far had a sensor replaced and a cooler hose plastic tube (which I think was weakened when replacing the sensor). it is an awesome truck and tows like a dream. so far got 3K miles on this trip.
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Old 10-10-2013, 05:25 AM   #4
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Picked up a brand new one last Friday. Coming from a '10 F350 DRW. I can't wait to get everything in and hooked up for a weekend away! Want to pull the 5er so bad I can't stand it!
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Old 10-10-2013, 08:07 AM   #5
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Went from a 2002 F350 7.3L to a 2012 F350 6.7L and love the truck. The only problem was the pins on the front calipers. Ford removed the rust and lubricated the pins.

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Old 10-10-2013, 10:02 AM   #6
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24k miles. 2k with 14k trailer and 2.5 with 16.5k. Most times loaded.
Transmission was reprogrammed due to hunting during acceleration (non towing) at about 8k.
Had moved from a 2010 V-10.
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Old 10-23-2013, 10:40 PM   #7
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Took delivery on the 2014 F350 a month ago. Towing a very heavy fiver, and with only 3000 miles so far, I'm loving this truck. Lots of power!
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Old 10-24-2013, 07:25 PM   #8
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enjoy mine so far, bought it used & have had it for 3 mos now...definitely a towing beast pulling that whale of a 5'er we also bought this summer...
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Old 10-24-2013, 07:55 PM   #9
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We have about 33k on ours. Love it. Good mpg. Good power. Comfortable ride.
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I don't like them - will never have another one....
well, that is until I get tired of this one

Have tuned EVERY vehicle I ever had !
including the 3 Excursions before the 'old' 2012 F-250 below - the 2013 350 Platinum? it's quite enough as is !

old setup on top - new on the bottom !
(Yes, it's an optical illusion we didn't go smaller!)

but each of the big three have really stepped up their game and the trucks are nice !
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