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    Share Pics of People Hauling or Towing Something Wrong

    My buddy sent these today. Look how the load extender has been dragging and ground down.
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    2016 Truck Crash Test

    Pickups struggle with small overlap test Chris
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    Ram Eco Diesel towing 3500# 1300 miles

    As many of you know I am a corporate pilot. Yesterday I flew out to Bozeman Montana to pick up 3 of our upper level management guys. They had driven a 2015 Crew Cab Ram Eco Diesel from Indianapolis to Bozeman pulling a 12' single axle 3500# trailer lightly loaded with company uniforms...
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    Broken F150

    As you all know I'm partial to Ford's and here is why. I have had them all including 4 GM's, 1 Nissan, 1 Toyota, 1 Dodge, 1 BMW, 1 Lexus, and we'll over 15 Ford's now. My average trade in is 5 years old and 120,000 miles. Yesterday I was coming home from work and the blower motor on my 2012...
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    2016 Nissan Titan

    2016 Nissan Titan XD arrives with diesel V8 power Chris
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    Drove the new Ford F150 2.7 Ecoboost

    Last weekend I was invited by my dealer to drive a pre production F150 2.7 FX4 Ecoboost. All I can say is wow! Has the power of the 5.0 V8 and is silky smooth. I was also impressed with the nearly 2800# of payload avaliable. The new dash and interior was well designed, almost airplane...
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    Consumer Reports drops 7 vehicles

    7 Cars That Lose Their Consumer Reports Recommendation Due To Reliability - Consumer Reports News
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    Sold my 2003 Jinma 284

    Well its been a good run. I bought her brand new on July 3rd 2003 and have used and abused her at times. I would buy the same or maybe a 35 HP Jinma if I were to do it again. Here's the package deal I sold: Jinma 284 with 986 hrs. FEL 5' Ford Bush Hog 6' Caroni Finish Mower 9" Ford Post Hole...
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    Remove your hitch.

    So today i had a guy stop by my shop. A friend of a friend sent him over. His truck is a 2008 Dmax 2500. Anyway, he needed to get the 2" ball out and switch over to a 2 5/16". He said it was stuck and had been in there for 6 years. Anyway, we put a chain around it and a couple of good...
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    2014 GM trucks recalled. DON'T DRIVE!

    Recall Alert: 2014 Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra, 2015 Chevrolet Tahoe - News Chris
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    GM in deep with this Ignition Switch Issue Another report I read states the fix was $.57 per vehicle but GM deemed it too costly. Chris
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    2014 GM Truck Recall Chris
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    F350 vs competition Chris
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    The only way to hitch up.

    I cant belive I used to do it the old way. Here I am hitching up to my 27' Larson Cruiser. Its a 2007 weighing 9,680# confirmed ay a scale with 910# on the tongue. The truck is my 2008 Nissan Titan. It weighs 5,840# with just me in it and 3/4 tank of fuel. With the wife and two kids...