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Old 02-04-2010, 10:44 AM
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lifted trucks

opinions on using them for landscaping, we're moving up from the 08' Sequoia to a truck. First of all, my uncle has one which hes interested in selling, its a 1992 3500 silverado 454 4x4 dually. Now my main question is, it is lifted 6-7 inches with 35's (??) on it, included the dually.....is this too big (wide,tall)?

thanks for everyone's opinions.....

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Old 02-04-2010, 11:12 AM
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Shouldn't be much of an issue, other than the age of that truck. How reliable will it be?

A lot of guys would say NO to using a lifted truck because of the bed being higher and harder to work out of, but I doubt the bed on your uncles truck is any higher than a dump bed is. I have 2 dump bed trucks and they are certianly a stretch to get things into in the bed. It's not that big of a deal for me though, since I'm 6'4". lol.

It's certinaly a lot more truck than you need for a trailer that small. You aren't going to be able to even see it behind the truck.
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Old 02-04-2010, 11:18 AM
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were getting a new trailer.......so that won't be an issue
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Old 02-04-2010, 11:54 AM
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I've had trucks lifted anywhere from 4'' to 10'' and the worst part is getting in and out of them all the time. I dont have as much of a problem as some (I'm 6'6''). The older I get the more I hate getting in and out of them. My next truck will just have a leveling kit.
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Old 02-04-2010, 05:44 PM
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lifted trucks or extremely pimped out trucks are extremely unprofessional. And a lot of other things i wont say...on here.
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Old 02-04-2010, 05:49 PM
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lifted trucks or extremely pimped out trucks are extremely unprofessional. And a lot of other things i wont say...on here.
i highly disagree! ive always had a lifted truck or socalled pimped out. i take pride in the way my vehicles look. the lifted truck goes with the theme of my company name!
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Old 02-04-2010, 05:58 PM
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you talking about your truck in your sig? I guess i should explain a little better. I am talking anything 5 or more, 20" on a work truck is horrible and so on. your truck is fine. pride and pure stupid are two totally different things. With all this said... i 3" leveling kit, bigger tires, exhaust, intake and programmer on my 07 cummins
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Old 02-04-2010, 06:07 PM
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you talking about your truck in your sig? I guess i should explain a little better. I am talking anything 5 or more, 20" on a work truck is horrible and so on. your truck is fine. pride and pure stupid are two totally different things. With all this said... i 3" leveling kit, bigger tires, exhaust, intake and programmer on my 07 cummins
i agree with you! my last truck had 7" of lift with 20's! it suxed gettin in and out of it all the time!
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explaining one's self always helps out!!!! I seem to learn how to do it better
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Old 02-04-2010, 09:35 PM
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ok so i got all the facts.....

1992 silverado 3500 4x4
10" lift
33's
dually
snow plow!!
107,ooo miles

and a 454 V8!
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