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  1. Mmceal
    09-17-2016 07:51 AM - permalink
    Mmceal
    Hello I have a stock 03 ford x with 7.3 diesel. I'm looking to make a few modifications to make it a better tow vehicle..... can you please advise me on what are the things you would suggest? I have a budget of about $1500-2000 or do you think just buying a arrow Hensley is my best bet? I'm having sway issues pulling a 7000lb trailer. I was thinking exchanging front leafsprings and adding a rear helwig sway bar..... for starters. What is your advice? If you recommend leaf spring swap what codes for front and what for rear (if that's needed?) also I will be putting new shocks all the way around. Thanks and I'm in the Houston area....do you know of a shop in town to help me? I've called several ford dealerships and they act like they don't understand/can't do leaf spring swap.....?//

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    Ford Senior Master Tech
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    2000 Excursion Limited 4x4 Dark Satin Green Arizona Beige 7.3 DIT, AXDO, 3.73 LS, DP Tuner F5, TERMINATOR II w R-IPR, Adjustable Boost Regulator, Turbomaster, EBPV Delete, Air Dog, ITP Regulated Fuel Return, Fuel Cooler, Tags 1&2, Harpooned Tank, Magnaflow XL Exhaust w Aeroturbine 4040L, Sonnax/Tricumulator, 8 Autometer Sport Comp 4 Gauge A Pillar 4 Gauge Overhead, Ford APCM, Crimestopper Remote Starter With Remote Fast Idle, Ford AIS w Zoodad, W Code Front Modified B Code Rear springs, Rancho RS9000X, Rancho 5406 Stabilizer, Hellwig Rear Sway Bar, BFG Rugged Trail TA, V10 Trans Cooler w Dual Electric Pusher Fans, Coolant Filter, IAH Delete, (((XM))) Line Of Fire Light, Ford Cab Lights, 05 Headlights w GOS Conversion Harness, Jimmi Jammers, 03 Lighted Painted Tow Mirrors w C-BETR, PSD Badges, Pullrite Hitch, Prodigy Brake Controller, Born 01/29/00

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