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My turn: GMC 1500 Diesel PICS

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by Nova, Nov 28, 2002.

  1. Nova

    Nova Member
    Messages: 58

    I know it's dirty.. haven't washed it since the last snowfall, two weeks ago!

  2. Nova

    Nova Member
    Messages: 58

    Rear view.. 660lbs of ballast in the rear.

  3. Nova

    Nova Member
    Messages: 58

    btw, it's a '98 1/2 ton, 6.5L turbo diesel.

  4. Jay ALC

    Jay ALC Senior Member
    Messages: 124

    I started a trend. :D Nice looking truck, we all know they never get cleaned too well so long as temps are hovering around freezing. I know I wash mine after every storm but it never looks perfect till temps warm up to be able to clean and chamois it all. I wish we could have the nice blue lights you guys have. :) BTW, what's that piece sticking up behind the rear glass in the front of the bed? Just curious.
  5. Nova

    Nova Member
    Messages: 58

    btw, for those who contemplate using rear ballast, check out my rear tires. The front have a little more tread, but the extra 660lbs in the rear helps out a lot. I'm hoping to make it through this winter on these.

  6. Nova

    Nova Member
    Messages: 58

    And finally, the interior. The leather makes it a little nicer on the long runs.

  7. Tim1075

    Tim1075 Senior Member
    Messages: 146

    Hey Peter nice looking truck. How do you like the ultra-mount? I just got one last season and i love it even though i havent been able to push any snow with it.

  8. gordyo

    gordyo Senior Member
    Messages: 527

    Nice Looking Rig.

    Blue Light?? What are your color's up there for Emergency vehicles. I assume Police must be Red, What is Fire??
  9. Nova

    Nova Member
    Messages: 58

    Police/Fire/EMS around here use red/white.

    As long as the red is in there, people know it's emergency.

    Everyone knows blue is used for snowplows/snow removal equipment.
  10. BRIMOW525

    BRIMOW525 Senior Member
    Messages: 259


    this pic is from last year. 1.5" and that was it.

    wishfull thinking.jpg
  11. snowplowjay

    snowplowjay Banned
    Messages: 890

    Nice looking rig. I like the Euro lights and clear corners and stainless grille. Gives it a sporty plow truck look. Good luck this winter man.

  12. 90plow

    90plow Senior Member
    Messages: 734

    What kind of suspension are you running in the front Nova?? I know if that was my truck it would be a low rider where yours is sittin high.
  13. Nova

    Nova Member
    Messages: 58

    Everything is stock, but I have the torsion bars cranked. Plus the 660lbs of weight in sand bags in the back.
  14. speedracer241

    speedracer241 Senior Member
    Messages: 325

    See if this will work

    This is my 1982 Dodge 1/2 ton.

    snowdodge 2.jpg
  15. THREE W

    THREE W Senior Member
    Messages: 122

    The New ones are sure nice looking.

    However since we do not get much rust on vehicles here,
    I feel it is important for me to show a photo of good old
    working trucks.

    1976 Dodge 300, short box one ton, photo was taken prior to
    Fisher HD installed.

  16. stslawncare

    stslawncare Senior Member
    Messages: 142

    awesome looking trucks everyone!!!!!!!!