Yesterday's Tractor Co. Restoration Quality Tractor Parts
Click Here or call 800-853-2651 
   Allis Chalmers Case Farmall IH Ford 8N,9N,2N Ford
   Ferguson John Deere Massey Ferguson Minn. Moline Oliver
 
Marketplace
Tractor Manuals
Tractor Parts
Classified Ads
Photo Ads

Community
Discussion Forums
Project Journals
Tractor Town
Your Stories
Show & Pull Guide
Events Calendar
Hauling Schedule

Galleries
Tractor Photos
Implement Photos
Vintage Photos
Help Identify
Parts & Pieces
Stuck & Troubled
Vintage Ads
Community Album
Photo Ad Archives

Research & Info
Articles
Tractor Registry
Tip of the Day
Safety Cartoons
Tractor Values
Serial Numbers
Tune-Up Guide
Paint Codes
List Prices
Production Nbrs
Tune-Up Specs
Torque Values
3-Point Specs
Glossary

Miscellaneous
Tractor Games
Just For Kids
Virtual Show
Museum Guide
Memorial Page
Feedback Form

Yesterday's Tractors Facebook Page

Related Sites
Tractor Shed
TractorLinks.com
Ford 8N/9N Club
Today's Tractors
Garden Tractors
Classic Trucks
Kountry Life
Enter your email address to receive our newsletter!

subscribe
unsubscribe
  
Tractor Transporting Discussion Forum

Re: f250 with a gas motor an d six speed manual trans.

[Show Entire Topic]  

Welcome Guest, Log in or Register
Author  [Modern View]
Butch(OH)

03-27-2013 06:03:44
70.62.13.146



Report to Moderator

IMO pick up trucks dont get any better than 99-07 Fords with 5.4 engines as long as your not towing 10,000 lbs every day, they are not tow monsters. Had a 2000 that when I sold it had 315,000 miles on it and driving an 05 with 118,000 and both were/are extremely good trucks. Both burned just a bit of oil as do all I have ever been around and if you get both lazy about checking and changing it you will run them out of oil. Spark plugs can have issues but if you change them twice as often as everyone says you need to and you will solve both major problems, sticking in the heads and coil pack problems.

[Log in to Reply]   [No Email]
Mike M

03-28-2013 12:02:15
24.140.0.120



Report to Moderator
 Re: f250 with a gas motor an d six speed manual trans. in reply to Butch(OH), 03-27-2013 06:03:44  
Sounds like you got lucky. I have heard alot of horror stories on those Fords. Between spark plugs ,cam phasers ?,and dual overhead cam timing chain issues.



[Log in to Reply]  [No Email]
Butch(OH)

03-28-2013 14:49:08
107.8.39.98



Report to Moderator
 Re: f250 with a gas motor an d six speed manual trans. in reply to Mike M, 03-28-2013 12:02:15  
I have heard about the those an drive problems but never known of any personally. Both type spark plugs being the main problem area. I took mine out early on, coated then with Ford Nickle never seize, torque them and replace every 50K and no other issues.



[Log in to Reply]  [No Email]
[Show Entire Topic]     [Options]  [Printer Friendly]  [Posting Help]  [Return to Forum]   [Log in to Reply]

Hop to:

TRACTOR   PARTS TRACTOR   MANUALS
Same-Day Shipping! Most of our stocked parts ship the same day you order (M-F).  Expedited shipping available, just call!  Most prices for parts and manuals are below our competitors.  Compare our super low shipping rates!  We have the parts you need to repair your tractor.  We are a Company you can trust and have generous return policies!   Shop Online Today or call our friendly sales staff toll free (800) 853-2651. [ More Info ]

Home  |  Forums


Copyright © 1997-2014 Yesterday's Tractor Co.

All Rights Reserved. Reproduction of any part of this website, including design and content, without written permission is strictly prohibited. Trade Marks and Trade Names contained and used in this Website are those of others, and are used in this Website in a descriptive sense to refer to the products of others. Use of this Web site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement and Privacy Policy

TRADEMARK DISCLAIMER: Tradenames and Trademarks referred to within Yesterday's Tractor Co. products and within the Yesterday's Tractor Co. websites are the property of their respective trademark holders. None of these trademark holders are affiliated with Yesterday's Tractor Co., our products, or our website nor are we sponsored by them. John Deere and its logos are the registered trademarks of the John Deere Corporation. Agco, Agco Allis, White, Massey Ferguson and their logos are the registered trademarks of AGCO Corporation. Case, Case-IH, Farmall, International Harvester, New Holland and their logos are registered trademarks of CNH Global N.V.

Yesterday's Tractors - Antique Tractor Headquarters