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Old 01-30-2011, 11:40 PM
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hey, my name is dan. i'm in springfield, mo and purchased my first dodge ram(or any dodge for that matter) earlier today.

i bought a 1993 Dodge Ram D150. it has the 318 small block v8 magnum, rebuilt 30,000 miles ago(all documentation with it) and a TCI Racing transmission with 50,000 miles on it.

it has a dent in the driver's side door which i plan to replace soon, and needs a grille(found a chrome one earlier today for just $25) and could use a paint job. i plan on having it painted flat black with chrome accents. the motor was rebuilt with more performance parts than i can mention and has been straight piped with dual pipes so it sounds loud(in a good way) the guy had put in bucket seats, but i convinced him to not only throw in the original bench seat(which only has a small tear in it) and knock $200 off his asking price, so i ended up with it for $1300.00 flat. i don't think he realized what it was worth. it has brand new tires and aluminum racing wheels all around it which cost more than i paid for the entire truck. his loss, my gain.

i'm excited to own this truck and look forward to getting to know some people here and learn more about dodge rams.

*there's a picture of the truck as my avatar. more and better pictures to come soon.
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Old 01-31-2011, 12:05 AM
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thanks for the welcome. that's a nice ram you've got there.
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Hey there Dan and welcome to the forum, glad to have you join us! Very cool truck man, congrats! I still miss my '81 D150, awesome trucks! Sounds like you have some nice ideas for it, so be sure to keep us posted! Lots of great people and info here, so any help you need, feel free to ask and I hope you enjoy the site!

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