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new dodge

Discussion in 'Ram Trucks' started by snowman55, Nov 13, 2008.

  1. snowman55

    snowman55 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,071

    I'm a chevy man but just added a dodge 2500 4 door 5.7 hemi. putting a western wide out on it. how do you guys like your dodges?
  2. NBI Lawn

    NBI Lawn PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,797

    After I stopped throwing up in my mouth everytime I saw the interior I really like it. It rides much better than I thought it would, never had any problems at all.
    I do have the Cummins so its a little different but...

    Post some pics when you get a chance, congrats on the new purchase wesport you will either love it or hate it being a chevy guy and all.

    DAFFMOBILEWASH PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,602

    Lets see... Had a chev, chev, chev, chev, GMC, Dodge, Chev, Dodge, Dodge, Dodge, Dodge, Dodge.........

    Not to long ago I was a Chevy diehard. Then a friend picked up a 03 Dodge 1500 which I purchased. Treated the truck like a 1 ton and not one issue. Recently picked up an 06 2500 and love the truck. Personally I look at all long haul trailer pullers. 8 of 10 are in a Dodge. Depending on the year of the truck you picked up you should like it.

    DODGE-BOY Senior Member
    from OHIO
    Messages: 121

    UH, YEA! Its like, uh, having a real diesel huh. Don't know what your deal with the interior is. Can't wear a cowboy hat in any chevy, or stretch your legs out.
  5. NBI Lawn

    NBI Lawn PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,797

    Oh come on... the interior on the '06+ trucks is ugly! the rest of the truck I love. I bought it for the Cummins, that motor is unreal
  6. snowman55

    snowman55 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,071

    well spent a day driving it. its a 08' I think I'll let one of my guys have it. After 100 miles of city driving I want my 05' chevy back. I cant get the puke out of my mouth.
  7. sno commander

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

    whats wrong with it? how come you didn't just buy a chevy then? not trying to bust your balls but 100 miles and your already sick of it :confused:
  8. snowman55

    snowman55 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,071

    no red 08 chev 2500 available and 09 cost $30000 for a stripper reg cab. picked up the dodge for $23000. didnt say it was a bad truck but the chevy drives better with 80000 miles on it, the cup holders suck, and the plain jane plastic interior is ugly.

    DAFFMOBILEWASH PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,602

    Sure the interior is ugly but what plain Jane work truck turns heads. All I know is the 6.0L chevy in the gassers is stuipid hard on fuel. I have heard good things about the new 5.7's and fuel milage. On the HWY 21-23mpg is common.

    The funny thing was that I too hated how the Dodge drove and handled. The suspension seemed way to rough. After going back to the Chev I really hated the sloppy water bed ride of the 2500HD. Give the truck some time and abuse it.

    Think of it this way---- BUY THREE GET ONE FREE!!!!!---