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Old 01-31-2010, 04:20 AM
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The best truck for a crew to run?

I have been thinking I need a in line 6 with a 5 speed. does anyone think any V8 would be better? for the ease of employees driving the truck i might think auto might be the way to go.

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Old 01-31-2010, 09:32 AM
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I would seriously consider an auto if it is for employees...jmo
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Old 01-31-2010, 10:16 AM
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Yeah, don't want them to destroy your clutch in a week. Unless they know how do drive a manual, I would go with an auto.
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Old 01-31-2010, 01:14 PM
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No, Auto is the only choice for employees.

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Old 01-31-2010, 03:33 PM
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no stick bad bad idea
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Old 01-31-2010, 07:39 PM
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Go auto with a V8. I would think about a 3/4 ton if its for a daily crew rig!!
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