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View Poll Results: do you use your truck or not.
I do use my truck. 25 83.33%
I do not use my truck. 5 16.67%
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Old 04-12-2010, 07:10 AM
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Do you use your truck for a truck, Or do you not.

I was tarring down an old deck in the back yard to make room for the new and was just wondering how many of us do or do not.
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I use mine as a truck. Towing a trailer, hauling stuff from the home store, hauling stuff to the dump, hauling stuff for my neighbors who don't have a truck. Yep, I use mine as a truck.

Now if I didn't need to haul or tow, I wouldn't have a truck. But experience has taught me there's always something that needs to be hauled!

And I really don't want to haul lumber in the trunk of this:


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Old 04-12-2010, 08:23 AM
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I use mine to haul stuff to swap meets, the dump, camping, home improvement stores, pulling trailers, oh and making people jeolous that don't have a truck.
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I use mine as well. When it is not reshifting water and dirt mixed debris on back country roads, I use it as a truck.
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I use mine, I can't imagine using a car during huntin' season
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to a point but usually i treat my truck better than the jaguar the only thing close to off road i do with her is i turn around on gravel patches and next to the road sometimes people make fun of me because i park it very far from the store ect i am not afraid to haul almost anything and i will be towing a travel trailer
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I use my truck to haul stuff,and I use it around the track Its my do everything vehicle I even use it @ work "they have work trucks their,the problem is that they are fords so I preferred to use my ram.
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I haul my Dobies in my truck does that count. Otherwise it's babied.
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I bought a truck to use. Hard to haul all of the stuff I haul in back of the wife's mommy van. There have been times that I have been truckless, but those were hard times.


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I guess there is using your Ram as a truck & using your Ram as a truck

will i be using the trucks bed to haul old lumber, or a ATV, ATC, a Harley, or any other bike, the answer is NO, that why they made trailer hitches & trailers

I can take off my soft tonneux cover & go pick up sheets of plywood & 2 X 4s, but, that wouldn't be inside the bed, it would be on top of the 2 big metal boxes that are permanently mounted within the trucks bed, 1 is a tool box next to the tailgate, & the other is a combo tool box/ 30 gallon capacity gas tank up toward the cab, the area between the 2 boxes is used for traffic cones, a pole that I use to hold my STOP/SLOW paddle when i have to control traffic for longer periods of time, & a collapsing pole that can be used for measuring bridge heights or holding up smaller tree limbs & over head wires

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