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Old July 14th, 2009, 09:17 AM   #1
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Default 8.1L - how many miles on yours?

Anybody out ther have a high mileage 8.1L truck?
Not looking for your mpg's, just the life expectancy.
How long do these engines typically last?
150,000?
200,000?
250,000+?
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Old July 14th, 2009, 09:26 AM   #2
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if taken care of any engine will last a very long time.
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Old July 14th, 2009, 09:27 AM   #3
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Anybody out ther have a high mileage 8.1L truck?
Not looking for your mpg's, just the life expectancy.
How long do these engines typically last?
150,000?
200,000?
250,000+?
I would say long as any modern motor. 200,000+ with proper care.
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Old July 17th, 2009, 05:34 PM   #4
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brother has a dually with 160,000
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