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Chevy??? Ford??? Nope The New Dodge

Discussion in 'Equipment, Tools & Vehicle Pictures' started by zeek, Dec 7, 2009.

  1. zeek

    zeek Member
    Messages: 81

  2. NBI Lawn

    NBI Lawn PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,797

    Dont like it! Atleast thats what I keep telling myself sinceI cant afford it:eek:
  3. Joesno

    Joesno Senior Member
    Messages: 152

    the only things i like were

    1: cummins
    2: new exhaust break
    3: gear selector

    put these options in a ford and now where talking!!!

    everything else is ugly and junk on a dodge.
    Last edited: Dec 7, 2009
  4. thesnowman269

    thesnowman269 Senior Member
    Messages: 965

    I like the mirrors and the exhaust brake. Put those on FORD and you will beat any Dodge any day
  5. KL&M Snow Div.

    KL&M Snow Div. PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,616

    I love Ford but I like the way those new ones are going back to the late 90
    s early 2000 look. I'll stick with Ford though.
  6. zeek

    zeek Member
    Messages: 81

    Oh yeah...Ford's are nice, except for they take a country mile to turn, they ride like a tank, but I have a young back so I don't worry about ride comfort yet. Oh yeah I love the cheap plastic interiors in the new fords, oh,oh, oh, I really love how the rust out so quick, and did I mention the awsome square box without any body lines look, oh and who can forget the great color selection....Fords rock though. :laughing:

    Now, I would like to add the Ford's, the, the, well I can't think of any of thing that ford has that dodge hasn"t perfected, except the price maybe, yeah I would like the ford price tag.
  7. dj89

    dj89 Senior Member
    from wny
    Messages: 112

    The dodge truck my friend had towed a trailer way better than his ford. He bought a 05 350 DRW loaded crew cab 6x6. He ended up telling ford to keep it after it was in the shop for the first 4 months he "owned " it. Ford was making his payments. After that he when and got a 05 Dodge cummins 4X4 SRW. Only ever had to take it in for u joints on the drive shaft. We were pulling a 44 foot covered tariler. With full tool box, 5 atvs, generator and all the other stuff you need at the track. It was a easy 15k. You could barely feel it. The ford just did not live up to it name.
  8. ColumbiaLand

    ColumbiaLand Senior Member
    Messages: 790

    Piece of junk just like the guy in the comments said
  9. terrapro

    terrapro PlowSite Veteran
    from MI
    Messages: 3,912

    LOL they really pride themselves on the flip up mirrors and it has a "relationship saver", wow and crappy electronic switches that don't work right next to each other. Don't forget the storage in the floor just big enough for a box of fuses. :p
  10. JeepPlow18

    JeepPlow18 Senior Member
    Messages: 658

    Thats what I was thinking to. The only thing that it has going is looks. I did want a dodge but now want a ford. The winning factor is...I have a 2008 jeep liberty that i am leasing brand new and it fell apart at 24,000 miles. chrysler products SUCK. and what is a dodge??? I will never buy a chrysler again! They do business horribly!
  11. ScottPA

    ScottPA Senior Member
    from PA
    Messages: 170

    Haha, all I heard was BLA BLA BLA. Dodge has had the industry best towing mirrors for years now. WOW, a backup camera..Ford also had that already, and a 4& 7 pin connector...HMM Wonder where they have been getting all these ideas. I'd take the cummings engine...and throw the rest in the trash. Not to mention the grille looks like a big toothless redneck smile.

    Sorry dodge guys..I just love my Ford.:laughing:
  12. Mackman

    Mackman PlowSite.com Addict
    from S.E. PA
    Messages: 1,356

    How come on almost every job site it is always the fords and chevys.??? There is a reason why almost all of your bigger excavating company's and what not buy fords and chevys.ussmileyflag
  13. tuna

    tuna Senior Member
    Messages: 488

    Exhaust BRAKE:gunsfiring:
  14. ScottPA

    ScottPA Senior Member
    from PA
    Messages: 170

    I would love to have an exhaust brake.
  15. 02powerstroke

    02powerstroke PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,188

    says the 1500 owner
  16. ScottPA

    ScottPA Senior Member
    from PA
    Messages: 170

    Haha, Prolly the only truck he has every owned, but he sure does know alot.:laughing::laughing:
  17. Mackman

    Mackman PlowSite.com Addict
    from S.E. PA
    Messages: 1,356

    I was going to say that. But kinda thought it was a low blow. :laughing::gunsfiring::drinkup:
  18. sno commander

    sno commander PlowSite.com Addict
    from ct
    Messages: 1,063

    i like them but, im not going to buy one.whats up with all the ford guys saying dodges are junk? fords have there fair share of problems :nod:
  19. Quality SR

    Quality SR PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,830

    I agree.
    I wonder if the "heavy duty's" comes with a steering wheel hand warmer? :rolleyes:
    Mackman: I agree 100%.
  20. Joesno

    Joesno Senior Member
    Messages: 152

    Sorry for all the hate...

    but ALL dodge owners walk around all high and mighty thinking their the **** and i cant help but to rip on them. Really your truck is no better than anyone elses. Maybe even a little worse!!!

    you probably are now thinking you never should have started this thread. :help:

    i dont know why but **** = $ + H + I + T

    i guess the mods did that so i had to come back and edit it.