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Old 08-08-2013, 04:29 PM
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Hi everyone,
Im looking at buying an '03 1500 SLT with the off road package, the truck already has 260,000kms on it, has been serviced regularly and has never had any serious problems.
Truck has had 2 owners and has never been used to tow anything, mostly just highway driving.
How many more kilometres can I get out of it before major things go wrong?
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I've seen those personally with over 250,000 miles (400k km).

They're good engines, check the compression if possible...
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average mileage is 25,000 km per year.

you'd have to guage it by the price.

i had a 1996 Ram that was babied and had every fluid changed at every interval and the tranny blew at 250,000 km.

i agree the truck should go 400,000 km, but it is really hard to predict these things.

take it to a reputable mechanic for a once over. it will likely only cost you 60 bucks.
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mine currently has 275,000 miles and going strong
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