Originally Posted by bus4us
Hello! We're a family of 5 with three kids under 5. We'd like to just convert a shortie to begin with, to use for camping, on hiking trips, and maybe to travel longer distances if the kids enjoy the bus. We just got wind of a 2009 Ford E 450 mini school bus with 105000 miles-- 6.0 diesel with an automatic transmission. Anything we should be cautious of with this make and model? Questions we should ask the seller? Any advice is appreciated! Thank you!
Yeah- the engine is a possible grenade. Google "Ford powerstroke 6.0".
They're a huge pain to work on, especially wedged into a van.