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Old 08-18-2006, 10:23 PM
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You call a Chevy a truck too?
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Old 08-18-2006, 10:53 PM
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Why dont you ask 3 different kids what is the best toy store.
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Old 08-18-2006, 11:01 PM
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chevy, that is my personal oppinion.

but really, close your eyes and pick.
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Old 08-20-2006, 09:46 AM
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When toyota makes something I can put my 9' fisher on they will have a truck.
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Old 08-20-2006, 05:17 PM
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I have had Fords, Chevys and GMC.
Every automatic Ford I have had, has had transmission trouble at one time or another.
Chevys and GMC's are the same, both brands have been great trucks to me.

I even had a Toyota, and there quailty is crap. I will never own anything made by Toyota again. and the service required on the toyota is even worse.

Change plugs every 40k-50k miles, change there extended coolent every 30k miles, transmission fluid every 20k-25k miles, vavles need to be lashed every40k-50k miles, engine trouble, transimission trouble. I can really do without that kind of quailty!
I feel for the people who buy that toyota junk.
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Old 08-21-2006, 01:59 PM
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Two friends of mine work at diffrent Ford dealers and they said, buy a Dodge or a Chevy. Toyota makes a truck? to this day i never saw a Toyata pull a 16ft. trailer loaded. To me they are people who want a truck but don't need one.
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Old 08-21-2006, 05:43 PM
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any one who says toyota trucks are crap is just crazy! my first one lasted 23 yrs and 300,000 trouble free miles. the valves were only adjusted once. i did change the oil every 3k and trans fluid every 30,000 k but its easy on a toyota-they have a drain plug on the pan like every one else should. my 03 tundra hasnt been back to the dealer once since new. does the us build this kind of quality ? hell no!
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Old 08-21-2006, 07:17 PM
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I've owned a 1989 Ford Ranger and a 2000 Ford Ranger. I can''t really compare them to the real workin' trucks, but I will probably be sticking to Found On Road Dead trucks. One mechanic told me he hasn't seen a Dodge automatic tranny not fail, and they seem to be for sportin' around town more than work. I drove a 1999 and 2002 Ford F-250, and love the way they ride. I see Ford's trucks used for commercial use probably 10 to 1 when compared to Chevy, in my area.

I DON'T here about Chevy transmission porblems like I do of Dodge and sometimes Ford. It is often just the age of a truck, but I think Chevy has the best combo of engine and tranny life.

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Old 08-21-2006, 09:57 PM
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Ford. Its as simple as that. the mid 90's diesel one tons can still go head to head with 2006's for pulling capacity for my money.
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Old 08-21-2006, 10:01 PM
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Fuso!

6th year in my Fuso.

Service: Oil, brakes, tires, light bulbs.

Problems: Only related to aftermarket truck body.
No problems with Fuso portion.
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