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Old 12-18-2009, 06:28 PM
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The question is how many transmissions did it eat in that 800000 miles.
I didn't pull a service history, so I can't say but since it was a straight drive, I'd think not many. As for clutches, probably a few.
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Wow, that's a lot.
That's an average of:
89,374 miles a year
7448 miles a month
246 miles a day....everyday for 9 years
That is insane. And it is not even that old of a truck!!! Goes to show how reliable and overall great Rams are!
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That is insane. And it is not even that old of a truck!!! Goes to show how reliable and overall great Rams are!
This is amazing. It makes me want a 6 speed, and a 5.9 in my 1500.
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It's a testament to what proper maintainence and operation can do for longevity.
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Remerson, what are you, as far as employement goes?
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Ahh thus why you are so good at answering question about chrysler products. I figured just wasn't sure. Thanks
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That's crazy mileage on that cummins. I thought our fleet trucks got high mileage when we trade them in after 2 years with 250,000kms.
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a guy in my town has a 1994 2500 diesel...it has over a million lilometers on it adn he has not touched a thing on the motor.

And the crazy thing about it is how many HOURS he must have on it....with his job it was left idling all night becasue of the cold Canadian winters and sometimes all day.

I=The truck is haveing a bit easier of a life now but she still purrs....

My 5.9 diesel truck has 230,000 kms on it and have only put a lift pump on it...which was actually done a couple of weeks ago.
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Cummins Engine is the only true diesel workhorse. I bet it goes another 500,000 plus
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