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Old 03-24-2013, 04:11 PM
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Is this too much truck for me?

my business is mainly lawn care so i will be towing light to moderate loads on a daily basis, small trailer & single mower. i do however do small landscape projects, tree work, mulching, lot clearing, and plowing. i never know when i will need to tow a skid steer or a ton of wood.
here is the truck i am looking at
http://www.durhamhillauto.com/vehicl...?VID=182783066

everything seems good about the truck as far as what i want, but my main issue is going to be fuel costs for a rig like this running daily. is it worth it?
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Old 03-24-2013, 04:14 PM
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What are you going to put on the back?
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Old 03-24-2013, 04:18 PM
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You can never have too much truck. I'd run a friggin' 18-wheeler if I could.
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Old 03-24-2013, 04:19 PM
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It's never too much truck.
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Old 03-24-2013, 04:25 PM
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on the back i would rig up some kind of flatbed with removable side gates
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Old 03-24-2013, 04:50 PM
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Is this too much truck for me?

Rig up a dovetail on it and eliminate the trailer if your only running one mower.
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Old 03-24-2013, 04:58 PM
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Looks like it will work just fine
Definitely not to much of a truck for what your doing
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Old 03-24-2013, 05:14 PM
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as stated theres no such thing as too much truck. all that fuel burned is well worth it when you really need it
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Old 03-24-2013, 05:47 PM
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Perfect truck IMO. You can set it up exactly how you want it on the back. What does something like that sell for if you don't mind me asking?
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Old 03-24-2013, 06:28 PM
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looks like a great truck. Plus that 5.7 350 motor is tough. And parts are cheap. And the 4l80e tranny is bullet proof behind that motor.
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