Bought me a new/used Truck

Discussion in 'Trucks and Trailers' started by Ducke, Aug 14, 2007.

  1. Ducke

    Ducke LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 354

    Well I brokedown and bought a new/used Truck last week.
    2004 Chev Z71 4X4

    truck 1.jpg

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  2. mike lane lawn care

    mike lane lawn care LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,707

    looks spiffy!
     
  3. Ducke

    Ducke LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 354

    I had been driving a 1997 Chev S10 but it was getting harder and harder to get parts and it seemed lile something was breaking every month.
    In the last 12 months I had paid out $4000 in repairs, Last month a motor mount broke and noone had one and GM Canada didn't even have one so I went to GM USA and they said 6 to 8 weeks to get one from offshore.
    It seems Gm will only keep making parts for 5 years and then they let them run out. They say most people don't keep trucks longer then 5 years.
     
  4. ATL Lawn

    ATL Lawn LawnSite Senior Member
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    congrats, how much u spend on it, if u dont mind me asking?
     
  5. markzrt1

    markzrt1 LawnSite Member
    from MN
    Posts: 10

    Wow, shocks me that it would be hard to find parts for a '97 s10
     
  6. razor1

    razor1 LawnSite Bronze Member
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    Pretty! How much snow do you get there?
     
  7. Ducke

    Ducke LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 354

    $18500.00 taxs in
    Snow well last year not a lot but the last few year before that 3-4 feet.
    2001 we had a storm gave us 3 feet in one night
     
  8. deere615

    deere615 LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 5,676

    Thats a sweet truck man!:weightlifter:
     

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