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Old 07-02-2011, 02:01 PM
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Default Hey y'all! New From Illinois.

Hey guys I'm george from Chicago, and just found this site, and wanted to check in and show you guys my truck.

Just bought it last week, and I sold my '96 Dakota 5.2/Auto the week before. Always wanted a full sized big boy truck haha.



So was in Phoenix last week visiting my grandma's place, and bought this truck.
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1998 Dodge Ram 1500 Laramie SLT
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122k. Runs great, and is super super super clean. Very well taken care of, got it from the 2nd owner.

I'm going to drive it back to Chicago on the 14th-17th of July
This thing is awesome.

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I dont know why the dash showed up in my pictures as two colors, its the same, must be that arizona sun haha.















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Old 07-02-2011, 02:16 PM
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Old 07-02-2011, 03:58 PM
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I got a lot to learn about these trucks, and this looks like the place to do it!
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Hello George and welcome to the forum great to have you here. You just brought me back to my teen years with that picture. My first car was an 82 Ford LTD with a 302 Boss engine under the hood, man would it go!!!
Congrats on the new truck, That is a nice looking truck you got there.
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Welcome to the forum,
This forum is full of great looking trucks; packed with great mod ideas and there are loads of knowledgeable and experienced people here.

AND - We all like pix! Thanks for sharing yours.

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Hello and welcome to the forum, glad to have you join us! Very cool truck, congrats and thanks for sharing the pics, nice upgrade from the Dak. The Crown Vic looks to be in great shape, too! Lots of great people and info here, so any help you need, just ask and I hope you enjoy the site!

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