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MVP PRO on 1997 F250?

Discussion in 'Ford Trucks' started by pbjunkie92, Dec 19, 2009.

  1. pbjunkie92

    pbjunkie92 Member
    Messages: 47

    Hey there guys, I just bought a 1997 f250 for my landscaping...however here recently I have put some thought into getting a plow for it as well. Question is can I put the ultramount on it and get the MVP PRO? Had this in the western thread I just thought some kind ford people could offer opinions as well.

    1997 F250 4X4

    any help would be appreciated I am new to plows.:help:
  2. pbjunkie92

    pbjunkie92 Member
    Messages: 47

  3. Stik208

    Stik208 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,319

    Yes you can. Look it up on Western's Quicl Match.
  4. pbjunkie92

    pbjunkie92 Member
    Messages: 47

    quick match offers no more than the midweight due to weight.. That is why I put this thread here just to be 100% sure.
  5. Stik208

    Stik208 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,319

    Ahh, sissy dealers follow what Quick Match says. My Colorado should only have a Homesteader on it. Shop around you will find someone who will put on whatever you want.

    ***The first sentance is a joke, I know its a liability thing.***
  6. MustangFox302HO

    MustangFox302HO Junior Member
    from Mass
    Messages: 26

    ahh isn't that a v-plow ? i wouldnt put it on that truck unless you plan on doing the dana 60 soild axle conversion. i have seen those old 7.3 F-250 sagg from just being old never mind putting a 1,000 # plow on it. i have the same truck with a fisher 8.6 extreme v and i didnt even attempt to run it with out the conversion and i only have a small block in my truck
  7. pbjunkie92

    pbjunkie92 Member
    Messages: 47

    well thank you all for the replys. However the truck was totaled on new years eve by a drunk driver.
  8. Kelsey

    Kelsey Member
    Messages: 38

    Very good idea. I've seen them crack also even without a plow. that's really the only reason I wouldn't want one otherwise great truck! Could use an intercooler on the Diesels also.

    Sorry about Your truck man :gunsfiring::drinkup:
  9. pbjunkie92

    pbjunkie92 Member
    Messages: 47

    Yeah no kdding...the guy was "trying" to turn down the street..ran up through the yard and hit the truck sitting in the driveway. but im glad...becsause had it not been there he wouldve run through the livingroom...where i was seeping:sleeping:

    The worst part is..I bought it from my GF's dad..and I was at her house when it happened. 1 year ago when they first moved in the truck was hit while it was parked on the side of the street....hit in the same spot:cry:
  10. Andy's Beast

    Andy's Beast Member
    Messages: 31

    Ouch! Now you get to play how much was the truck worth with the insurance company:dizzy:
  11. pbjunkie92

    pbjunkie92 Member
    Messages: 47

    well..with a bit more than 300,000 miles im gonna say not as much as i would like.:cry: