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What should I look for in a truck?

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        10-16-2011, 10:28 PM
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    I got two Arabian mares and one long horn cow. That's why I get them big round roller bales of hay. I got a 2006 Chevy 3/4 ton Silverado four wheel drive. It doesn't have an extended cab nor automatic transmission. Usually I use my flat bed trailer to haul two of them large bales of hay in. This year the hay was hard to get. I only found some small bales and three of them big roller bales. After the small bales got hauled and stacked I had to get them big bales before they got ripped off. My Chevy Silverado could haul two bales in the trailer and one in the bed. I just had to be carefull so it didn't rolle up and hit the cab. That load didn't bother my old style three quarter ton a bit.
    I'm talking about hauling horses...
         
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        10-17-2011, 08:04 PM
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    Originally Posted by ShinaKonga    
    Yes, me and Tia usually get carried away any time we end up on the same thread.

    You can haul with a Jeep Liberty? Dang, if I was a jeep girl I'd be in luck! As for the Dodges, hows the gas mileage on them? I can only be having one car right now, and I don't want to be shelling out 13-15 mpg to drive to work if I have another option.
    V8 is an engine term, right? Is that the amount of cylinders, such as the six I have in my Ranger? Taking a guess here so I don't start assuming things.
    Well Shina, on a 2011 Dodge 1500 with the Hemi it is 20 mpg better than out V6 Jeep. That only gets 15 mpg, makes no sense to me.
         

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