Half ton pickups

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Half ton pickups

Post by ScottP » Sun Jul 21, 2013 9:06 am

Going to be in the market for a used 4x4 (necessary) pretty soon. Any suggestions among the big 4 - (including Toyota)? Trying to keep the cost under $10,000 so I'm not expecting anything with low mileage. Thanks. As payment here's an 8-legged goat in full summer shed; very rare.

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Re: Half ton pickups

Post by austrotard » Sun Jul 21, 2013 9:17 am

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Re: Half ton pickups

Post by cantfishforshit. » Sun Jul 21, 2013 9:30 am

Not one of the big 4 but I love my Cherokee. Plenty of room and towing capacity.
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Re: Half ton pickups

Post by jhnnythndr » Sun Jul 21, 2013 11:47 am

Really??? Half ton pick ups - and you offer up Cherokees???


It's not a half Ton pickup- but Gary Anderson makes some sweet fucking Spey rods- check em out.
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Re: Half ton pickups

Post by overbrook » Sun Jul 21, 2013 2:19 pm

I thought this was gonna be about fat chicks.
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Re: Half ton pickups

Post by Redchaser » Sun Jul 21, 2013 3:46 pm

My experience with my old dodge pickup was enough for me to suggest you stay the fuck away from Dodge. I really like ford f150's.
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Re: Half ton pickups

Post by lownslow » Sun Jul 21, 2013 3:49 pm

listen, if you buy anything other than a Tundra you have some serious issues. its a 3/4 ton in a 1/2 ton class. it contains the highest percentage of american made parts and is the only truck built in texas. Reliability, cost of ownership, performance and MPG are class leading. Period.

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Re: Half ton pickups

Post by RFA » Sun Jul 21, 2013 4:39 pm

Although the Cherokee is a fine automobile, I would go with the 1990 Cutlass, myself. We happen to have one right over here, and boy is it sweet. Low miles, limited edition bronze paint, with tru-coat, and new tires. She's a beaut.....let's go talk numbers.
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2. Dude....pickup trucks? Is this Popular fucking Mechanics? If there is anything on the internet that has been exhausted beyond comprehension, it is automobiles. Type in "1/2 Ton Pickup Truck Reviews" on google, and you can spend the rest of your life reading about that topic.


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Re: Half ton pickups

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Re: Half ton pickups

Post by Crick Addict » Sun Jul 21, 2013 5:51 pm

jhnnythndr wrote:Really??? Half ton pick ups - and you offer up Cherokees???


It's not a half Ton pickup- but Gary Anderson makes some sweet fucking Spey rods- check em out.

while we're on the subject of spey rods, Brain Calhoun and Randall Ray at Rockbridge Guitars are building
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Re: Half ton pickups

Post by MTgrayling » Sun Jul 21, 2013 5:56 pm

Some advice.

If you see a half ton chick at the bar, don't try to pick her up. Run away man, run away.
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Re: Half ton pickups

Post by catfish » Sun Jul 21, 2013 6:14 pm

Assuming you need an open bed as in pick up...if not last year of Chev twodoor Tahoe...otherwise any Chev/Ford stick 8 with posi...you really need 4whl?...your best deal will be a stick, bench seats highway dept interior and green metallic paint...painted bumpers

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