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Old 04-17-2006, 03:56 PM
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what's the best vehicle for...

What's the best vehicle for snow removal? I need to get a new car but I was thinking to get something that I can do snow removal also.
Any advise? what about an suv?
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Old 04-17-2006, 09:03 PM
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Old 04-17-2006, 09:09 PM
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How about an 80s station wagon? Make sure it's got the fake wood panels running down the sides too. They add about 10hp for better pushin'.
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Old 04-17-2006, 09:32 PM
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How about a nice family truckster ?







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I have a f250 ext. cab great for snowplowing
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Old 04-17-2006, 10:06 PM
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Old 04-17-2006, 10:31 PM
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3/4ton Truck, Ext cab or CC if you have a family, don't get a toy like a suburban or something just get a truck
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Old 04-18-2006, 12:12 AM
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What's the best vehicle for snow removal? I need to get a new car but I was thinking to get something that I can do snow removal also.
Any advise? what about an suv?
www.plowsite.com
A whole separate forum dedicated to talk about snow.
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Old 04-18-2006, 09:11 AM
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just get a 1/2 or 3/4 ton truck with crew cab and short bed.
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well if u wanna save some gas money go with a toyota or something, or a jeep or a 1/2 ton, but if u wanna do some real plowing where u can push a lot, i would have to save the dodge 3500 cums desiel but a lot of people dont like the dodges, but i have 1st hand plowing in one while my truck was down and the owner of the company i plow for let me drive his personal truck and let me tell u what, it was amazing...but if u have a fam. get a 1/2 ton or a jeep...but with the jeeps u want to always always always have a shovel b.c in 12-24 in of snow u will at some point get stuck at least once....unless ur smart and plow with the storm, thats what i know do with my s10...learned the hard way in a 17in storm
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Old 04-21-2006, 08:00 PM
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1/2 or 3/4 ton truck if you get a crew cab you will want short bed. We use regular cab trucks with 8 foot beds they work great.
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