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Old 10-07-2013, 09:51 PM
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What are you finding more dependable? All my trucks are 3/4 ton and drive within a 45 mile radius.
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  • Dodge
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Old 10-07-2013, 10:14 PM
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Diesel is my opinion.
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Old 10-07-2013, 10:14 PM
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I find Chevy vortec engines are great also the duramax' engines. Seems like most fords are blowing turbos or transmissions. Just my opinion.my family owns both
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Old 10-07-2013, 10:28 PM
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love my Chevy S10 4.3.
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Old 10-07-2013, 10:34 PM
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I find Chevy vortec engines are great also the duramax' engines. Seems like most fords are blowing turbos or transmissions. Just my opinion.my family owns both
Yep I paid $4,000.00 on my turbo repair!!!!
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Old 10-08-2013, 12:29 AM
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Ford with the 6.0 dizzle. Can't beat the purchase price either!
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Old 10-13-2013, 06:37 PM
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My work truck is a 1990 Chevy K2500 RCLB with a 350 engine.

My other truck is a 1998 Chevy 1500 ECSB with Vortec engine.
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Old 10-13-2013, 07:13 PM
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Anything but a 6.0 powerstroke or a 6.4 powerstroke
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Old 10-13-2013, 09:07 PM
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We run a 6.0 powerstroke and a duramax. Definaty prefer the duramax getting 24mpg pulling a 20' trailer
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Old 10-13-2013, 09:37 PM
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I'm a ford guy, but let's face it. Most trucks made today well last a long time. Take care of them and don't over load them. The only reason I like ford more is they seem to have the suspension to handle more weight.
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