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2008 Duramax

Discussion in 'Trucks and Trailers' started by lawn king, Dec 19, 2007.

  1. lawn king

    lawn king LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,410

    Here she is, the beast from the east!

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  2. Petr51488

    Petr51488 LawnSite Silver Member
    from NJ
    Messages: 2,377

    You're gonna love it. These new duramaxes have huge power. Just watch your mpg when u get into the regen cycle
     
  3. lawn king

    lawn king LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,410

    365 hp, 6 speed allison, 0-60 mph in 8 seconds, 20 mpg highway, 3600# payload, 13000# towing, awesome dash computer, am/fm/xm,cd/ac,onstar. Super quiet, smokeless engine, Z85 super smooth ride suspension, custom cloth seats, locking rear differential,very nice paint.This truck is the balls!
     
  4. GravelyNut

    GravelyNut LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,594

    But it's not a dually. :D Nice looking truck and glad to see you went with cloth seats.
     
  5. PTSolutions

    PTSolutions LawnSite Silver Member
    from OH
    Messages: 2,331

    torsion bar front suspension:nono:

    other than that, i agree its an amazing truck.
     
  6. lawn king

    lawn king LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,410

    My engine is still in break in, i will let you know on the highway mpg. My salesmen drives these trucks from MA to CT on a weekly basis, doing the dealer vehicle swap thing. He swears up & down they get 20? I will be thrilled if they do!!
     
  7. Petr51488

    Petr51488 LawnSite Silver Member
    from NJ
    Messages: 2,377

    I have 2,000 miles on my duramax and i get 19mpg highway doing 65-70. It will only go up from here..
     
  8. deere615

    deere615 LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,676

    Sweet Truck!!!
     

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