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I am wanting to buy a 2003-2005 dodge ram 2500 cummins. What miles can the truck have, so that it won't cause me any problems down the road?
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Average for a 9 - 11 year old truck is going to be about 120K. Find one with the least mileage you can, of course. Some will have more, some less. But remember, a well taken care of diesel engine will last you upwards of 300K. Good luck on the search and let us know what you find.
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Thanks for the help. I'll keep looking and ill definetly tell you guys what I find.
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dont know about the 03 and up. i have a 2001 cummins just hit 408,000
had to get a new tranny at 275 but besides that nothing else major has been done (knock on wood) i bought the truck with 150,000 on it from family member. if you take care of them they will take cere of you.
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dont know about the 03 and up. i have a 2001 cummins just hit 408,000
had to get a new tranny at 275 but besides that nothing else major has been done (knock on wood) i bought the truck with 150,000 on it from family member. if you take care of them they will take cere of you.
they do go forever I have a friend that has a 2001 also that just rolled over 1/2 million miles, he has replaced the clutch twice, transmission once, other than that just normal maintenance
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