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Old 02-14-2012, 05:08 AM   #5801 (permalink)
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Goodbye steering more like, those bitches loose all steering feel with just 50kg in the trunk behind the wheels, imagine what this would do
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Old 02-14-2012, 04:41 PM   #5802 (permalink)
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Sold these wheels and tires (42x14 Iroks). He's about to drive them 2500 miles back to NoDak.
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I thought you sold him the 5th too for a spare? Where the hell is that one?
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Old 02-14-2012, 05:49 PM   #5803 (permalink)
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I thought you sold him the 5th too for a spare? Where the hell is that one?
Under the hood
No, he decided he didn't need the spare and for some reason he didn't think he could fit it on the car with the other 4
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Old 02-14-2012, 05:53 PM   #5804 (permalink)
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Hopefully he'll stop by uhaul after about 20 miles and rent a trailer. Jeeze
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Old 02-14-2012, 06:48 PM   #5805 (permalink)
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why not put two on the roof in the middle? That would work a lot better then those three stacked on the back...take some weight and more it forward as much as possible....what's inside that he can't one inside too?
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Old 02-15-2012, 10:28 AM   #5806 (permalink)
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Hahaha! Thousand miles down, thousand to go. It is ass heavy but it the only way to get them out there. The bag on the roof is almost as heavy as the tire. 25mpg at pretty much 80 the whole way. The passat is tough we be fine!
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Old 02-15-2012, 10:53 AM   #5807 (permalink)
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Hahaha! Thousand miles down, thousand to go. It is ass heavy but it the only way to get them out there. The bag on the roof is almost as heavy as the tire. 25mpg at pretty much 80 the whole way. The passat is tough we be fine!
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Old 02-15-2012, 11:59 AM   #5808 (permalink)
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For 2K miles, I hope you got a steal on those tires!
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Old 02-15-2012, 12:44 PM   #5809 (permalink)
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Old 02-15-2012, 02:44 PM   #5810 (permalink)
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No kidding, never seen anyone install one of those on a short wheelbase truck.
Iv drove dozens of short WB repo trucks, A,It's a gas burner ie less weight on fronts, B,he did not Have the stinger sucked in enough and C,POS wheel lift.
Ie not mounted in the best of locations.
Most repo(self loaders) are short wheelbase.

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Old 02-15-2012, 03:13 PM   #5811 (permalink)
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Iv drove dozens of short WB repo trucks, A,It's a gas burner ie less weight on fronts, B,he did not Have the stinger sucked in enough and C,POS wheel lift.
Ie not mounted in the best of locations.
Most repo(self loaders) are short wheelbase.
The ones I've seen around here are all crewcabs
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Old 02-15-2012, 07:09 PM   #5812 (permalink)
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The ones I've seen around here are all crewcabs
If they pull double duty (twin line for recovery) and self loader then yes we run 4dr or lwb.
But the repo only rig usually all run regular cab shortys around here.
But with that said there all 450 ferds or 4500 Dodge, lot heavier than that little 350 in the video. Lol.
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Old 02-17-2012, 05:25 PM   #5814 (permalink)
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Used to do that all the time when I worked for farmers. I remember sitting on the tailgate with my legs hanging off and making my boots roll smoke
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Old 02-17-2012, 07:07 PM   #5815 (permalink)
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Used to do that all the time when I worked for farmers. I remember sitting on the tailgate with my legs hanging off and making my boots roll smoke
hell, we have laws that specify age limits for riding in the back of trucks around here.

Couldn't outlaw it, just made it so people didn't make their kids ride in back. Too many farmers and hillbillies.
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Old 02-17-2012, 07:50 PM   #5816 (permalink)
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I'm sure there are laws, just no one cared.

I was 13 or 14 when I started driving on the roads with a "farm license"
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Old 02-18-2012, 02:10 PM   #5818 (permalink)
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ha! made it, 2084 miles later!!! and ya i did get a smokin deal on those tires! THANKS TYSON!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! only got pulled over once, on nevada/utah border.
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I dont remember the model of Case this was, but it was way too big to be behind a 1 ton doing 65+

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Old 02-18-2012, 04:08 PM   #5820 (permalink)
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Im guessing fifth wheel. We use single axle low boys like that all the time to move skidders and cutters. Usually rated for 15 tons
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To his credit it was an F-550.
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Old 02-21-2012, 01:45 PM   #5825 (permalink)
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