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Old 06-29-2018, 02:02 PM
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Well that's what my 2 grandson's call it. I've done 4X4 builds in the past, done some drag racing, still a fan of vintage/historic road racing. A year ago I ordered,

Simple basic and lightweight.

Needed a removable rack, Vantech P3000,
A Decked Drawer System,

Set of KMC XD 300 Pulley wheels 17x8, and a Pypes 4inch catback exhaust,
Painted headlamp surrounds to match the body, put in a set of SuperNova V3 LED bulbs,

Installed a BullyDog GTX and BCB tune,
Getting to last week installing a set of takeoff factory flares,

Still have some suspension work planned and a tire upgrade, probably sound work also.
The grandkids do like it! And it's a hoot at stoplights. KM
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Nice looking truck. I have a sweet spot for reg cabs. Very nice!
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How did you find the 4" exhaust effect low end on the 2.7?

Nice lookin ride, it must be a rocket with the 122" and a tune on the 2.7!
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Originally Posted by UnkLeRaRa View Post
How did you find the 4" exhaust effect low end on the 2.7?

Nice lookin ride, it must be a rocket with the 122" and a tune on the 2.7!
I think it improved, response sure did. What do you think,
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Couldn't watch, got the old "An error occurred. Pleas try again later" :'(
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Looks like it pulls pretty hard! Nice job!
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Nice truck!

Curious... what's the payload on that?
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Video worked this time... Yap, just as I suspected, she's a rocket ship! lol
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Originally Posted by redranger04g View Post
Nice truck!

Curious... what's the payload on that?
Never considered, as camping (backpacking and wilderness canoe solo travel), is my hobby as well as trips to vintage/historic road races and the local dragstrip. I am retired so it is a daily watch grand-kids Little League hauler.

I can put all my camp stuff in and not hit 900 pounds. KM

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That Blue Jean Metallic on a RCSB looks awesome! Truck looks good!
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