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Old February 27th, 2016, 01:21 PM   #1
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Picked this up last fall, needed a truck again. 72k miles, got it from my father since this was their backup truck they weren't using anymore.



Just got the first real mod done, glass. My late uncle never covered it and got spatter all over it.

Put the light bar on this winter.

Just got an order in to crutchfield, and gathered up my car audio equipment I had lying around. I missed the stereo system I had in my cummins a few years ago, and am going to put another system in this.

Planning to put 285/75r16 Cooper ST Maxx's in the front and 255/85R16's in the rear with a 2" spacer.

Got a lot of small things going on with this one, nothing too over the top... I guess that is a pretty relative term. You will see me with this at the badlands this spring, drummond 4th of July weekend, or at the dunes parked at the beach. Gonna be a pretty entertaining ride.
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Old February 27th, 2016, 01:52 PM   #2
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Plans for a top mount tent ?
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Old February 27th, 2016, 03:15 PM   #3
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Old February 28th, 2016, 11:18 AM   #4
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Can't wait! I have ideas for your truck too.


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Old February 28th, 2016, 02:52 PM   #5
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would like to see the upgraded looks of your truck
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Old March 16th, 2016, 07:18 PM   #7
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Making it quieter



Then making it louder

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Giving it thump now?
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No more chrome wind socks

Sold them for right around what I paid for these shipped

Hopefully this fixes my blind spots


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Getting closer to finishing up the stereo install. Sub is hooked up... And I thought my last truck was loud

Ended up using a cutting board I picked up in a lot of cutting boards to mount the amps to. Gotta pull trim to get the headliner out and finish up the sound deadening. Hopefully the amp wires to the speakers run alright. Gonna modify my Rica runs before I post pictures.

These Cheyenne work trucks really are just a tin can.

Tires go on in the next few weeks. Planning out my front bumper mods currently


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Old April 2nd, 2016, 09:23 AM   #12
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is that a leaf sprung front 2wd 3500hd correct?
cool truck!
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Old April 2nd, 2016, 12:09 PM   #13
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is that a leaf sprung front 2wd 3500hd correct?
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Not quite

4wd torsion bar non hd. Kind of wish it was the leaf sprung because I'd have a Dana 60 under it in a heartbeat


Will be up running Drummond 4th of July weekend and various dune trips, maybe even the badlands this year
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Old April 3rd, 2016, 04:44 AM   #14
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Ahh, did not realize it was 4wd.
I always thought the 2wd hd would b the uber easy 4x4 swap.
cool!

U need a small truck camper for the bed!
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2" spacers came in yesterday. Tires came in today off back order. Picking up sonic summer rims from powdercoat this afternoon.

Buying 10 tires on Monday, priceless. Holyshiti'mgonnabebroke

I'm hoping I'll love this truck after I get some bigger meats on it. the 225's aren't cutting the mustard.
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Time for the dunes!


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