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My latest find.

Discussion in 'Equipment, Tools & Vehicle Pictures' started by Duncan90si, Sep 25, 2010.

  1. Duncan90si

    Duncan90si Senior Member
    Messages: 602

    I picked it up this week.
    97 2500, 5.9 gas, 5 speed, new paint, no rust, $3000.
    I have a leveling kit and a few other goodies ordered for it.




    I'm looking for an MVP to hang off of the front and let it make me some money.
  2. MeeksCo

    MeeksCo Senior Member
    Messages: 214

    Hell of a truck for 3k.
    Looks like showroom.
    Nice find.
  3. mercer_me

    mercer_me PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 6,358

    That is a realy good find for $3,000 IMO.
  4. Leisure Time LC

    Leisure Time LC Senior Member
    Messages: 723

    Nice truck for the money...
  5. quigleysiding

    quigleysiding PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,091

    Sweet Truck. :drinkup:
  6. EGLC

    EGLC PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,731

    nice truck for the $...whats the mileage? if you see any others forsale lmk I'm in desperate need of two 3/4-1 tons
  7. JerseyGreen

    JerseyGreen Junior Member
    Messages: 26

    nice truck i love that body style
  8. Duncan90si

    Duncan90si Senior Member
    Messages: 602

    A little over 1/4 million miles. :nod:
    I'm really good friends with the previous owner and I watched him drop in a motor with a little over 100K on it. The truck has been maintained very well and it a very tight truck. If you didn't look at the odometer you'd think it has 80K on it.
  9. PrimoSR

    PrimoSR Senior Member
    Messages: 553

    Good looking truck. Why a leveling kit? Are you just trying to raise it a little bit?
  10. Duncan90si

    Duncan90si Senior Member
    Messages: 602

    Yeah, I like when a truck sits level. It has a decent bit of rake to it now. After I mount a plow it will look like its falling on its face without a leveling kit.
  11. Eyesell

    Eyesell 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,101

    You just hit pay dirt with that one !!

    THEGOLDPRO PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,136

    my blue truck only drops about a half an inch when i raise the plow, its all stock, it wont be that bad.
  13. the new boss 92

    the new boss 92 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,989

    he has a curtis to witch will be about the same weight.i found that curtis is on the heavier side!

    THEGOLDPRO PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,136

    yeah if i remember correctly my 8foot curtis weighs 800something pounds
  15. TremblaySNOW

    TremblaySNOW Senior Member
    Messages: 358

    very clean looking rig, congrats!
  16. Duncan90si

    Duncan90si Senior Member
    Messages: 602

    I put the leveling kit on along with a few other things. I got the plow mounted up too. I still have to get the headlight harness installed and a few other things, but you get the idea.



    I'm glad I put the leveling kit on as you can see it squats the front end a good bit still. These pics are taken with no ballast.
  17. JohnnyRoyale

    JohnnyRoyale 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,935

    Nice truck...Where did you get those fender flares? Who makes them?
  18. buckwheat_la

    buckwheat_la 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,254

    that isn't a find, that is a steal!!!, great looking truck

    THEGOLDPRO PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,136

    ditto on the fender flares, where did you get them and how much.
  20. Duncan90si

    Duncan90si Senior Member
    Messages: 602

    Thanks for the compliments guys.

    The flares are Bushwacker street flares. I got them through Advance Auto. I paid around $250 for them because a friend gave me a break on the price.

    I wanted something to add a little coverage with the wheels sticking out like they do. However, I didn't want the massive looking pocket style or extend-a-flare. I like the way these look.