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Advice on getting my first Raptor 2010 5.4L

Discussion in 'Prospective Raptor Owners' started by Phinally, Oct 5, 2018.

  1. Phinally

    Phinally Member

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    Thanks for all the feedback, I made the trade and drove home the beast Monday. All I can say is I’m in love!

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    CONGRATS ON YOUR NEW TRUCK!

    IIRC the only real issue with the 5.4 is the spark plugs tend to ruin the heads when extracted. I think I read there was like a 25% chance of cracking or stripping the aluminum. 25% doesn't sound like bad odds until you figure out there are eight of them.
     
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    This was really only an issue on the earlier 3v motors. By 2010 they had been upgraded.

    OP- good looking truck. Like the bumper! Congrats.
     
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    I think I recognize this truck from here...
     

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