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Old 06-17-2014, 01:30 PM
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Because a 550 is the exact same truck but has 5k more payload.
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Old 06-17-2014, 04:39 PM
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The 550 is an extra 10 Grand, don't know if I need it.
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try a different (honest) dealer? And yes get the 550.
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Old 06-18-2014, 12:13 AM
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interesting.
I only say it adds 10k because i pulled a 550 owner over the other day and asked what he paid.. he said 62k... I went to the dealer and checked out a 450 it was 49k plus delivery.. 50,500.
Both trucks had the contractor combo bed on them.
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Old 06-18-2014, 01:23 AM
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interesting.
I only say it adds 10k because i pulled a 550 owner over the other day and asked what he paid.. he said 62k... I went to the dealer and checked out a 450 it was 49k plus delivery.. 50,500.
Both trucks had the contractor combo bed on them.

You sound like a real bone head to tell you the truth. What a great way to check prices. My bet is you buy neither because your still trying to tie your shoes.
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Old 06-18-2014, 01:28 AM
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You sound like a real bone head to tell you the truth. What a great way to check prices. My bet is you buy neither because your still trying to tie your shoes.
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Wow.. A bone head.. good advice. I wear slip ons so I don't have to tie my shoes.
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You sound like a real bone head to tell you the truth. What a great way to check prices. My bet is you buy neither because your still trying to tie your shoes.
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Old 06-18-2014, 10:10 AM
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Don't throw out the idea of the new ram 4500 or 5500. A buddy of mine got a new 4500 and the ram frame puts his ford 550 frame to shame. Much much much stronger. And me being a diesel guy I can't speak on the gas but most new fords are a pain to get into and work on compared to the ram.
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Old 06-18-2014, 10:41 AM
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Don't throw out the idea of the new ram 4500 or 5500. A buddy of mine got a new 4500 and the ram frame puts his ford 550 frame to shame. Much much much stronger. And me being a diesel guy I can't speak on the gas but most new fords are a pain to get into and work on compared to the ram.
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Also I'm pretty sure the ram 4500/5500 are available with the new 6.4L hemi.
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Old 06-18-2014, 10:58 AM
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I'll look into Rams
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