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Old October 15th, 2012, 02:19 AM   #1
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I reached a top speed of 53MPH in 4th gear. I tried 5th and the truck slowed down. The 46's rob a lot of power. The BDMT and trailer weigh @9k. Pulled fine, just slow.


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Old October 23rd, 2012, 07:08 PM   #2
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I like it.
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Old October 23rd, 2012, 07:10 PM   #3
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It looks more like a LDMT behind that.
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You might be a redneck.......................if your tow rig has bigger tires than your mudtruck LOL
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Why not park it in the bed?
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Old October 23rd, 2012, 08:26 PM   #7
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You might be a redneck.......................if your tow rig has bigger tires than your mudtruck LOL
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I had a mid sixties Ford F800 that would top out at 48 mph empty. It took the fresh 391 motor about a mile to get it up to that speed. I like my diesel dump truck better now.
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