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few questions

Discussion in 'Ford Trucks' started by dieselpusher, Sep 21, 2008.

  1. dieselpusher

    dieselpusher Senior Member
    Messages: 208

    hey guys

    i got a 95 f250 xl with the 7.3 diesel in it and an 8ft uni mount on it. what should i do to prep my truck for the plowing season. motor, suspension, anything.

    thanks alot. :waving:
  2. J&R Landscaping

    J&R Landscaping PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,202

    How many miles are on it? Lube oil and filter to start. Fuel filters for sure. Hydro fluid change for the plow. Maybe new coolant and tranny fluid on the truck if it needs it.
  3. iceyman

    iceyman 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,925

    make sure you have a full tank of gas:nod:
  4. tls22

    tls22 PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 4,264

    Your post are so informative. Suspension wise i would do nothing, a ford sits pretty well with a plow on it! Change oil in plow and truck, also check the tires on ur truck. :waving:
  5. hydro_37

    hydro_37 PlowSite Veteran
    from iowa
    Messages: 3,790

    Clean and inspect ALL electrical connections. Clean the plow filter. Changing the coolant is a good idea. Make sure it has a good battery.