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Old 02-06-2010, 01:19 AM
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I own and drive daily an Ext cab 1999 Dodge Ram 3500 Diesel dually RWD pickup with 3sp auto with OD.It started it's life out in Orlando Florida until 2005.It then went to Valdosta Georgia and eventually ended up in Ontario Canada in 2007 or 2008 where it was purchased by a farmer in Courtice Ontario.I bought the truck in the late spring of 2009 and plan on using it to tow a fifth wheel trailer that i hope to buy in the late summer of this year 2010.I've had to replace the brake booster (leaking) and had the automatic trans rebuilt and torque converter was also replaced.The truck has the original lift pump still on the engine (171,000mi)which i intend to replace with FASS or(?).On a recent return trip from my sons home in Mooresville North Carolina I got 21.04 mpg Can.,(17+ USgal) running a few miles an hour over the posted speeds 55,65&70mph mostly on cruise control, which i thought was pretty good for a big a$$ long box 6 wheel truck.Look forward to making a little more HP and a few more miles per gal.on the cheap.Any reasonable suggestions would be appreciated!! Ken
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Hello Ken and welcome to RamForumZ, great to have you here! Sounds like you have a cool truck, one day I'll have a dually, but for now I can just be jealous haha, but sounds like it's in great shape also, for as far as it's gone, must have been well maintained! You got any pics of it? We'd love to see it! Do you have any mod ideas in mind for it besides a few extra horses? Lots of great people and info here, so any help you need, just ask! Look forward to seeing you around and I hope you enjoy the board!

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Old 02-06-2010, 08:23 AM
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