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Old 09-13-2013, 10:31 PM
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by far the best color option available! nice truck man
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Old 09-19-2013, 02:24 AM
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MY LORD... i want one... theres a nice 2012 2500 crew 4x4 diesel sitting at the shop where my truck is getting done for 47k begging me to take it... unfortunately out of my range.
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Old 09-19-2013, 02:38 AM
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by far the best color option available! nice truck man
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MY LORD... i want one... theres a nice 2012 2500 crew 4x4 diesel sitting at the shop where my truck is getting done for 47k begging me to take it... unfortunately out of my range.
Ya it's definitely nice to have. I figured I better jump on it now while I can afford it otherwise it would never happen.
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Old 09-19-2013, 02:48 AM
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i tow a 28' enclosed with mine.. pulls fine. longer wheel base would help but the power is enough for the weight we put in it. (mostly tools, some material, and a vehicle every now and then). Trust me if my company would pay for the upgrade i would do it in a heart beat... but kind of hard to win that battle when my 1500 takes everything we throw at her with a smile. ive loaded a 18' flat bed with 4 yards of rock. only complaint was not having trailer brakes.
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Old 09-19-2013, 01:04 PM
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Ya for sure. A 1500 hemi will pull a lot. It's really the coil suspension that limits it the most. I only had a 4.7 before this one so it was limited to about 6600 lbs of towing. It pulled our flat deck car trailer with my dad's racecar on it fine but it wasn't going to do much more than that. Now the Cummins pulls that no problem, you barely even know there's a trailer back there. Down the road (once the truck is paid off) I'll probably look into getting a decent sized travel trailer and in the mean time I have uncles with some big enclosed trailers (36') so I'll probably end up towing one of them at some point to put this Cummins to work.

My 1500 was also a base model (SXT) so jumping up to a fully loaded Limited is awesome as well. All the options and comforts that I'll ever need.
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Old 09-19-2013, 08:32 PM
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i bet its a nice step, hell the jump from 12 to 13 even same model is a nice step up haha... almost had one.

definitely rep points.. and heres some motivation for you...

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I like and prefer the second one.
That's what I have saved as well
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Old 09-19-2013, 08:38 PM
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Haha, ya trust me, I've found lots of motivation for this build. Unfortunately my wallet can't keep up with my ideas

For now I'm probably just going to level it and put 35's on the stock wheels. Then maybe start gathering some of the stuff I'll need for deletes and performance mods, install that stuff in a year or so. From there I'll start gathering all the parts I want to lift it. My plan at the moment is a Pure Performance 8" lift with 22x11 BMF Novakanes and 37x13.5 Toyo MT's. But who knows, that can always change. I've also been thinking about colour matching the mirrors and headlights and doing an aftermarket grille colour matched because it would just look bad ass. Plus there's tons of other little mods that will happen as time goes on. I already have a huge list saved with links to parts.... it's just gonna take some cash.

Here are the Novakanes that are at the top of my list right now.

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That's what I have saved as well
same here, i had the other saved on my computer and threw it in since same color of his and all.
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Old 09-19-2013, 08:41 PM
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"Haha, ya trust me, I've found lots of motivation for this build. Unfortunately my wallet can't keep up with my ideas "

i think that goes for about 90% of the members here.
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