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my new truck

Discussion in 'Equipment, Tools & Vehicle Pictures' started by Evanbrendel, Jan 24, 2010.

  1. Evanbrendel

    Evanbrendel Senior Member
    Messages: 181

    i just bought this 95 chevy 1 ton 4x4 got a great deal on it only thing i dont like about it is its a 454 but i got to good of a deal to worry about it. gona do some suspension upgrades then put a western 8.5 mvp plus on it next fall.

    my new truck 95.jpg
  2. SullivanSeptic

    SullivanSeptic PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,422

    NIce truck. What kind of miles? What did you pay for it, if you dont mind me asking?
  3. Evanbrendel

    Evanbrendel Senior Member
    Messages: 181

    180,000 miles on the truck has matinance records including new motor at 145,000 miles and rebuilt tranny at 160,000 i payed $1500.00. it has ben for sale for quite a wile but i think it didnt sell because of the 454 is a gas hog? i drive 65 mph extremly lite on the pedal and get 15mpg maybe a little more. but its not my daily driver im going to use it for my tree service so it should work out good.
  4. RCsLawncare

    RCsLawncare Senior Member
    Messages: 459

    NIce looking truck, should push a lot of snow!!
  5. doubleedge

    doubleedge Member
    from ND
    Messages: 64

    You are complaining about 15 mpg from a 1 ton truck? That is good for the truck's weight class.
  6. Evanbrendel

    Evanbrendel Senior Member
    Messages: 181

    i guess so lol
  7. Mark13

    Mark13 PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,794

    With a 454ci motor in it.

    My 98 1/2ton with the 350 only does 1-2mpg better then that on the hwy if I'm lucky.
  8. Evanbrendel

    Evanbrendel Senior Member
    Messages: 181

    thats 65 mph driving very easy tho
  9. f250man

    f250man PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,124

    Nice looking truck it should be a nice plow rig