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Got to be kidding me...

Had a wonderful day yesterday. My office is right off the north side of the interestate on the frontage road. Road construction decided to paint new lines on the interstate with a south wind blowing which put the white reflector looking paint overspray all over my truck. Then on the way home I got behind a BJ Services truck that had a leaking valve on the rear of the trailer and guess what was inside?? ACID!!!! I had already contacted the local DOT about the over spray and was able to get the BJ Services truck to pull over and a police report so I will be getting the truck repainted. I am tired of Black and would like to go back with a different color. I personally am torn between Flat White or Pearl White. But dont know.. I know its a pain to paint all the jams and stuff but I will pay for that out of my pocket since the other will be on their dime... What color you guys think I should go back with??

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Pearl White



Plain white just looks so......Work truck

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Plain white like MY TRUCK!!!

Don't hate, Eli...

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BulletProof Water Pump
Riff Raff Intercooler Boots
Gogo Diesel Direct Drive Solenoid
BulletProof All-Aluminum Radiator
BulletProof All-Aluminum Intercooler
BulletProof Oil Cooler System w/ Bypass Filter
SCT w/ Custom Tunes (TSD, DJ's, Innovative, Gearhead, QuickTricks)

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Bilstein 5100 Shocks
Icon Adjustable Trac Bar
Firestone RideRite Air Bags
BDS Dual Steering Stabilizer
Aluminum Finned Differential Cover
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Icon 2.5" Leveling Kit w/ F-350 rear blocks
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Welll......... I wasn't gonna say who, But I DID have someone's truck in mind when making the work truck comment..
























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Blacked out 6.4 that is stock....I promise..
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I should login as my wife to put another vote for Pearl... Then it will be 2-1




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pearl white is a woman's color...it's not an escalade its a truck.


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My comment about white still stands



I have a WHITE business truck






OP: why do you even want to go to WHITE??? There are plenty of nice colors in between black & white:

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I can't wait to see the pics of how it turns out. Do you have pics of the current condition of the truck?

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CCV Reroute (Reinstated)
4" MBRP Exhaust
MTW Stage 1 Turbo
Bulletproof 53V FICM
BulletProof EGR Cooler
BulletProof Water Pump
Riff Raff Intercooler Boots
Gogo Diesel Direct Drive Solenoid
BulletProof All-Aluminum Radiator
BulletProof All-Aluminum Intercooler
BulletProof Oil Cooler System w/ Bypass Filter
SCT w/ Custom Tunes (TSD, DJ's, Innovative, Gearhead, QuickTricks)

Exterior Mods:
Bilstein 5100 Shocks
Icon Adjustable Trac Bar
Firestone RideRite Air Bags
BDS Dual Steering Stabilizer
Aluminum Finned Differential Cover
Reese 16k Manual Slider 5th Wheel Hitch
Icon 2.5" Leveling Kit w/ F-350 rear blocks
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Get several colors of spray paint from walmart, paint several sports and see which one you like best.. hehe.. I guess you tried that behind the DOT truck..

I like the 2 tone greens or dark colored trucks, but I guess you are going away from that. Also, are they gonna paint your door jams, and other seldom/non-visable parts?
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