1978 Ford F-350Review
I Would Rate It A 7 — in pretty good shape for being from 73 and used every day as a work truck and not rusted too bad for only being parked in a garage for 2 months of its life. Repairs: needs break-line put on, needs a new passenger door handle, needs alot of things but its a ford so yea. EDIT: Hood does not function
Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)
Pros: Its a dumptruck
Cons: Its a ford
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Reviews From Other Years
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I Would Keep It For A Work Ride.
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My Awesome Mobile
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Ford Pickups Dominate
I love my pickup. It can pull like an ox. It gets great fuel mileage. The box is a little beat up from use but i still think it is a sexy pickup. I love having a diesel pickup, the only thing i dont l... Read More
Overall This Truck Is My Friend !!
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Awesome Truck. Done.
It's a FORD and its got a 7.3L IDI Turbo diesel - what's not to like? A beast off or on road! Very fun to drive...and its got balls haha. Gas mileage could be better... bet it does have 202k on the... Read More
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