Bought another truck...

Discussion in 'Trucks and Trailers' started by GLS, Jun 15, 2004.

  1. GLS

    GLS LawnSite Bronze Member
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    2002 GMC Sierra 2500HD SLT 4x4
    6.6L Duramax TurboDiesel (LB7)
    Allison 5-Speed Auto

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  2. GLS

    GLS LawnSite Bronze Member
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    Towing the mowing trailer.

    This is the first diesel i've ever driven and man does it have some power. Pulls the trailer like it is nothing.

    Allison transmission is nice too. Grade-braking feature works great.

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  3. GLS

    GLS LawnSite Bronze Member
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    Parked next to the other truck...

    Major step up from a pre-vortec 350ci to a diesel. Unbelievable power difference.

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  4. GLS

    GLS LawnSite Bronze Member
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    The powerplant...

    Mods to come in the near future:

    -Line-x spray in bed liner
    -Husky floor liners

    Mods wish list:

    -Edge juice with attitude controller
    -intake and exhaust
    -tube steps
    -snowplow, probably another western unimount for interchangability

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  5. WoodBrothersLC

    WoodBrothersLC LawnSite Senior Member
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    That is an awesome truck, are you going to put a dump insert in the new GMC or keep it how it is......Congratulations!
     
  6. Avery

    Avery LawnSite Bronze Member
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    Very nice truck! I have an '02 like it. Did the chip, intake, and exhaust work. It was strong before but just plain wicked now! :D

    When pulling a heavy load I have to be extra gentle on the throttle when pulling out from a stop like at traffic signals. It will light the rear tires like it is on ice.

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  7. TLS

    TLS LawnSite Fanatic
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    NICE truck Ryan!

    How many miles on it?

    Looks like its Loaded too! I see OnStar on the roof. That's usually an indication of a fully loaded one.

    That truck was probably close to $50K sticker when new!

    Have fun with your HotRod! :D
     
  8. wriken

    wriken LawnSite Silver Member
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    diesel's are nice, hard to go back to a gasser
     
  9. JCKL

    JCKL LawnSite Member
    from Ma.
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    As time goes on you'll love it even more.. I know I do with my 04 dmax :)
     
  10. MudslinginFX4

    MudslinginFX4 LawnSite Bronze Member
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    Wow, nice truck! Only problem that I can see is it doesn't have a blue oval on the front of it, but it's still very nice!
     

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