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Old 01-15-2013, 01:29 PM
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Default I'm almost there

I have a few more miles till I hit 300,000.
The old truck has been a Great one think I'll put another 300,000 on it.
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Old 01-15-2013, 03:20 PM
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Keep On Truckin'. These trucks will last a long time if well taken care of.
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Old 01-16-2013, 09:15 PM
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What he said! Just keep all your filters changed, and fluids, PM makes and breaks these trucks. There are a pr. of brothers here that in 1991 went to the Dodge Dealer the same day, bought 2 trucks, both 91 1-ton Duallys fully loaded, one was a 2wd, the other a 4wd.
The 2wd now has 281,000 and the 4wd has 140,000. Both in perfect shape. Same paint Jobs even. Origional, not the same identical paint jobs, 1 is white, the other is black.
Just replaced the AC Compressor on it, having to switch the freon....
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Old 01-17-2013, 06:55 AM
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My '96 is only at 277k miles, but I would be willing to drive it anywhere!!
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Old 01-17-2013, 07:12 AM
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My '96 is only at 277k miles, but I would be willing to drive it anywhere!!
I feel the same way about mine it is still my daily driver. I still haven't been able to talk myself into making payments on a truck that's new & gets less fuel mileage than my old truck that's been paid for a long time.
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Old 01-20-2013, 05:56 AM
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I feel the same way about mine it is still my daily driver. I still haven't been able to talk myself into making payments on a truck that's new & gets less fuel mileage than my old truck that's been paid for a long time.
I whole heartedly agree!! I have owned mine since May 1, 2001 and STILL enjoy driving it!
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Just crossed 209K miles... I bit behind but not scared to drive mine even with -16*F to -25*F temps here. Solid as a rock and fires up without a block heater.
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