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Old 03-13-2012, 12:12 PM
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My wife LOVES to drive my truck. And man, does she look HOT driving it, is there anything sexier than a hot wife in a beautiful RAM? But, she does respect the fact that it is MINE!! Luckily, she loves driving her Escape, so, it makes it easier.
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Old 03-13-2012, 12:15 PM
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My wife uses the truck when needed, but she is not comfortable driving it, it's too big and she has trouble judging/seeing around in tight areas. She's only driven it probably a handful of times in over a year, and usually when we are travelling so it's highway. First time she took it by herself she curb rashed all 4 of my brand new cooper zeons somehow....it's much funnier now than it was a year ago lol.

If she's comfortable with it and will take car of it let her have it. My wife is great about protecting my truck, parks far away, on end spots against the curb, doesn't lean on the paint, stops completely before changing gears unlike many people, etc. I'd be fine with her taking it but she just needs to get comfortable with it.

EDIT: I should probably mention, if my wife were here she'd add this "Seeing as how the title is in MY name, I'll do whatever I want with MY truck..."
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Old 03-13-2012, 01:15 PM
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Mine offered me a new boat in exchange for my truck...of course my reply was what will I tow the boat with?
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Old 03-13-2012, 01:41 PM
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That's how I pretty much ended up with my '81 Ram, my ex didn't drive it, they let me do what I wanted with it and even though I didn't like the truck at first, once it grew on me, that was it, mine all mine lol! Someone were to want my truck now, they'd have to pry the keys out of my cold dead hands lol but I say if she wants it and takes care of it, why not let her have it. It's at least in your driveway so it's not like you couldn't use it right?

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My wife hates driving my truck or any truck for that matter so I get to keep it for myself. Now if I wanted to keep a Vette (told wife 2 years away from my mid life crissis) I would just buy a manual she won't learn to drive one.
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My GF only feels safe in the truck. On long trips in the RC she will actually sleep on a small foam pad on the floorboard between the front seats where the center console used to be. I knew I was in trouble when she ran some errands in it, got back and exclaimed, "Man that thing flies!"
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My g/f kept saying how stupid all the stuff i was doing to it was now she gets up 45 mins before me and takes it to work like 4 times a week lol
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Dude, I didn't even get to drive my new truck before I bought it. Nikki drove it, loved it...game over LOL.
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To the OP
It is yet one more sacrifice you will find that you get to make during your married life. My wife loves to drive the truck, and I've learned to live with it.
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Before this thread goes any farther, pics of the vette or BAN!!!! lol


Krissi (my fiance) takes the truck whenever im not looking. If were going out to dinner and I dont run out and jump in the drivers seat first shell jump in and get it started and everything and wait for me to come out... She wants one too... and I HATE driving her little altima lol
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