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Old 11-06-2010, 11:55 PM
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when wheeling with some friends today, and i must say that this mega cab performs amazingly. never got stuck once. i guess limited slip really helps. my old 4.7 never did as well as this truck. i'm in love with it all over again lol. but enough of that time for some pics from today. it was worse then this by the time we were done mudding.

this is one of the guys i work with, he has a 6" lift with 35's. i feel bad for him he's probably going to need a new engine.
one of my friends i also work with with i believe is a 6" lift with 36's.

climbing the mountain lol

right before i crossed the mud lake. this water came about half way up my doors at the shallow end.
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What happened to your buddy in the Chebbie ? Thanks for the pics .
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yeah np. he took it too fast. he would've been fine if i just went i a bit slower. we took out the spark plugs turned the engine over a few times, then put em' back in. when we tried cranking it a metric ton (not actual measurement lol) came out of his tail pipe and didn't stop for a good 5 mins of cranking. then it finely started, but....with a bent rod. or so we think. brand new truck. just a year old. my heart would've exploded if that happened to my mega!
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Looks like fun. That sucks about your friend's truck though, even if it isn't a Ram. Thanks for the pics.
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Nice pics! Looks awesome! Even if it is a chevy I still feel bad for the guy if he killed his engine.....Im sure everyone knows this but if you keep it in first and keep the revs high it prevents water from backing up in the exhaust...also when you cross do it at a "jogging" pace. That creates a wave in front of the truck which gives you ever so slightly more air for the truck to breath.
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my buddy just picked up an 07 mega cab 4x4.....hes convinced it will get stuck in wet grass and hasnt been off road yet.....trying to get him to post here now.....looks like yall had a fun day there....
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ive seen this spot on youtube, where exactly is this spot, also rep for taking a expensive truck out there!!
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looks like a fun day...wish i had the leveling kit with 35's right now so i can go play! thanks for the pics!
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ive seen this spot on youtube, where exactly is this spot, also rep for taking a expensive truck out there!!
It's Tahuya state park, in northwestern Washington. thanks for the rep, while i was at that lake one of the guys was up there talking to one of his buddies trying to talk him into coming up there. he said, "man we have a mega cab here, if he can fit so can you." turns out he was talking about a brand new, huge F-350.
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