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New Truck Almost ready for winter

Discussion in 'Equipment, Tools & Vehicle Pictures' started by Brando55, Nov 4, 2010.

  1. Brando55

    Brando55 Member
    Messages: 54

    Picked this up yesterday. Its a 2004 F250 5.4 gasser with a 7.5' arctic poly. Not so fond of the arctics but it will do for now. All it needs now is a salter.

  2. gfd205

    gfd205 Junior Member
    Messages: 2

    Whats wrong with the Arctic?
  3. DeereFarmer

    DeereFarmer PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,296

    Looks like a tough work truck! Congrats.
  4. 3ipka

    3ipka Senior Member
    Messages: 138

    Yea, all we run is arctics on both our heavy equipment as well as trucks in the past.
    Good Luck this winter
  5. cet

    cet PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 7,257

    Nothing wrong with the Arctic's once you have them mounted. The wiring is still old style but works fine. They scrape well and seem to stand up to abuse.
  6. oakvillerex

    oakvillerex Member
    Messages: 65

    Yeah they work pretty well, ONCE you get them on. Getting them on can be an absolute monster though involving curbs and 2-3 guys for the really nasty ones.
  7. cet

    cet PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 7,257

    I use to leave my truck in Drive and play with the jack and rock the headset. Then jump back in before I put it through the garage door. Now I just don't buy Arctic's.
  8. fordzilla

    fordzilla Member
    Messages: 72

    nice looking truck. im pretty sure i seen that one on the classifieds a little while ago