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New Truck

Discussion in 'Chevy Trucks' started by myo, Mar 19, 2003.

  1. myo

    myo Senior Member
    Messages: 193

    So on Monday I picked up my new truck. It is a 03' GMC 2500HD w/ the Duramax and allison. Reg cab and can't forget about the X blade. I have been driving it since Monday so this was my first chance to post it. The truck is awesome and I love it. It is what I've always wanted.:D :waving:

  2. myo

    myo Senior Member
    Messages: 193

    ...In the background is my truck I traded in.:waving:
  3. david-nh

    david-nh Member
    Messages: 40

    nice truck mike

    hey mike i just bought my first chevy a 2003 2500 hd with the 6 liter v8 and i had a rhino lining sprayed in it as well/ its a ls model reg cab/ david n.h.
  4. JCurtis

    JCurtis Banned
    Messages: 862

    Great truck,

    Now Fisher needs to come out with a Stainless steel snow foil for the X blade.

    Are you listening Fisher ????????????????
  5. LB Landscaping

    LB Landscaping Senior Member
    from Maine
    Messages: 324

    SWEET!!! I love it, I'm VERY jealous!!!:D
  6. wxmn6

    wxmn6 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,037

    Sweet setup! :cool: :cool: :cool: :cool:
  7. Arc Burn

    Arc Burn PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,141

    Very nice truck,love the color,love that blade,good luck with both:waving:
  8. BigRedBarn

    BigRedBarn Senior Member
    Messages: 133

    VERY NICE truck.

    Can someone 'splain "X Blade?" I'm not at all familiar with Fisher plows.
  9. Mike 97 SS

    Mike 97 SS Banned
    from U.S.A.
    Messages: 1,106

    Sweet looking truck! The black with those wheels looks awesome! I love regular cab trucks! Best of luck with it, really does look sharp! Mike :drinkup:
  10. myo

    myo Senior Member
    Messages: 193

    Thanks guys.

    The xblade is the new stainless steel plow by fisher. Its 31" tall.
    the 'x' stands for Xtreme duty or something like that.

  11. BigRedBarn

    BigRedBarn Senior Member
    Messages: 133

    Second dumb question: why stainless steel?

    CRES (CRES - Corrosion REsistant steel is the technical acronym for stainless steel) isn't supposed to have the strength of regular carbon steels. It wouldn't seem to be the best choice for a plow blade front-board, especially for a heavy-duty one.

    The DeLorean car had a stainless steel body. I thought that owners said the stainless steel finish was a real bear to keep looking clean and shiny.
    Last edited: Mar 21, 2003
  12. Nice Truck!

    How much extra For the X-Blade plow?
  13. PDQ Pete

    PDQ Pete Senior Member
    Messages: 139

    Great looking truck,
  14. myo

    myo Senior Member
    Messages: 193

    The x blade was 3800 installed.

  15. ToyotaPower

    ToyotaPower Senior Member
    Messages: 129

    How do you like the new diesal/trans? Do they offer a 100,000 mile extened warranty on the drive-tran like the old diesal engines of the late 1990's?

    Great looking truck, lots of luck with it...

  16. TrailK10

    TrailK10 Member
    from NH
    Messages: 74

    That is a real nice looking truck. hows the diesel? is it quieter than the ford diesel?
  17. myo

    myo Senior Member
    Messages: 193

    I love the diesel, quiet and has tons of power and is much quieter than the Ford and Dodge. The tranny is nice, I like it alot. Not sure about the warranty, have to look at the booklet tomorrow. The engine has a 5 year/ 100,000 mile warranty on it but not sure about the rest.
    THanks for the compliments.:waving: :cool: :D