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Old 08-27-2013, 10:16 PM
richmond richmond is offline
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Join Date: Jun 2013
Location: Raywick, Ky
Age: 58
Posts: 385
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 1999 Dodge Ram
Trim Level: SLT
Color: Black
Engine: 2001-2003 359ci (5.9L) Cummins ISB 24-Valve Diesel I6 235hp 460lb/ft (manual and auto)
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I convinced my wife to give her SUV to her mother (Chevy) with less than 97k. I grabbed her a 2005 Hemi 5.7 (originally posted 128k but in fact 123,500). She has a home to sell in NC, so there's furniture to come up to the KY farm. I felt the 4wd truck provided many more options than a 2wd SUV.

I'm encouraged to see you guys fair well with these 03's. I felt comfortable with the 05. I'll stick with the diesel and help her haul antiques up the road. I'd probably just rack up speeding tickets if I drove the Hemi on the interstate.

I'm scheduled to get Firestone Destination AT's 285/70/17 on Tuesday and feel for her travels through the mountains in winter, this is the tire for her safety. I've got the old 5.9 magnum for off roading (scratches my itch).

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