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Old 09-01-2006, 10:26 PM
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My new setup

The old:

1997 F-250 Crew cab 7.5L 460 V-8
6'x16' Big Tex Landscape Trailer



The new:

2007 Chevy Silverado Classic WT 4.8 V-8
6'x10' Big Tex Landscape Trailer





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Old 09-01-2006, 10:35 PM
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Nice looking setup you have. Like your new truck and good luck!!!
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Old 09-01-2006, 10:50 PM
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Good choice with the Chevy. I like the white truck with the red trailer. They look really good together.
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Old 09-01-2006, 11:25 PM
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Thanks guys. Im glad I went with the Chevy. I am going to save alot on my monthly gas bill. Im figuring about 55.00-65.00 a week. Adds up over time!
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Old 09-01-2006, 11:27 PM
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how many mowers do you have?
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Old 09-02-2006, 12:26 AM
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What kind of gas mileage do you get? How does it tow that load?
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Old 09-02-2006, 12:49 AM
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how many mowers do you have?

1-44" Toro ZTR
3-21" Toro Commercial Mowers (2 on truck 1 in garage for backup)


I use to run a 32" midsize walkbehind but didnt like it as well as the 21". I sold it.
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Old 09-02-2006, 12:52 AM
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What kind of gas mileage do you get? How does it tow that load?

I was getting an average of about 5.85 mpg. It actually tows the load very well.
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Old 09-02-2006, 12:54 AM
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No I mean in the new truck. How does the new truck tow the load you have in the pics & what gas mileage?
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Old 09-02-2006, 01:15 AM
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No I mean in the new truck. How does the new truck tow the load you have in the pics & what gas mileage?


It tows it well. I just received the truck today so I dont have any numbers yet. I did tow my equipment with my Suburban and was getting like 12-14 or 15 mpg. I figure I should get the same in this truck.
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