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Old 01-05-2010, 08:27 PM
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on average, there's trailer behind it more than 60% of the time
cool because i am contemplating a dump truck or a pickup with a dump bed dont know what dto do yet. what year is the 550?
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Old 01-05-2010, 08:45 PM
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Wonder how much insurance costs on a 1 ton dump

And registration

Just something to keep in mind
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Old 01-05-2010, 08:51 PM
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Thanks for input never thought about that. I jus thinking about it now not making any quick decisions.
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Old 01-05-2010, 09:01 PM
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why do you need such abig truck to pull a 6x12 single axle??
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Old 01-05-2010, 09:05 PM
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why do you need such abig truck to pull a 6x12 single axle??
I want to upgrade trailers next year possibly and also mulch and grass clippings lots of things i can use it for.
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Old 01-05-2010, 09:38 PM
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Well, I have a Chevy 3500HD. (1995) 2 wheel drive, and it gets about 5 to 6 mpg. 454 gasser... I'd recommend it to no one. No power and I don't think I could pour gas on the ground as fast as it burns it to go nowhere fast.

Get a Diesel.
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Old 01-05-2010, 10:00 PM
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Well, I have a Chevy 3500HD. (1995) 2 wheel drive, and it gets about 5 to 6 mpg. 454 gasser... I'd recommend it to no one. No power and I don't think I could pour gas on the ground as fast as it burns it to go nowhere fast.

Get a Diesel.
lol thanks for the input the 454 is a a big gas hog i know that. hard to touch diesel for under 15 tho.
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Old 01-05-2010, 10:34 PM
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cool because i am contemplating a dump truck or a pickup with a dump bed dont know what dto do yet. what year is the 550?
Its an '05. I love it, really makes my life so easy countless times throughout the year
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Old 01-05-2010, 10:45 PM
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Its an '05. I love it, really makes my life so easy countless times throughout the year
Ya that is probably out of my price range as of now. But i am still decideing on what to do. Thats why i wanted few opinions.
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