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Re: [RC] Best Hauling Girly Truck? - Lynne Glazer

Well, I've sure liked my Dodges. The first went about 200K for me (and 200K for another guy) and the second is almost to 100K. Automatic, 6 cyl diesel. The newest ones are very quiet and have robust trannies. Those Allisons I looked very hard at but went with the Dodge (and it's my only vehicle).

In Dabney's defense: where they currently live has the entrance-from- hell for an LQ or even my 4h gn w/dressing rooom. From a narrow two lane twisty road, it's almost a hairpin to swing wide and then through their gate. Or going back out.

Dabney, if you can handle it, get a standard cab. SO much more manueverable, U turns in the left turning lane even!

Lynne
my gooseneck mantra, "swing wide, and when in doubt, take it slow..."


On Aug 22, 2005, at 5:53 PM, Dabney Finch wrote:


Those of you who read my Tevis story will not be surprised to learn we've decided the time has come for a new truck. (Even Suzy hated driving that big old stick-y shift diesel.)

What I'm looking for is a nice "girly truck," automatic, that won't use up a bunch of gas, and as small as possible while still being able to pull the hills towing the LQ. (I wanted to get a new, smaller one of those too, but Gary says all I need are some LQ driving lessons--GRRR!)

Thanks everyone!
Dabney
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