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post #1 of 52 Old 08-07-2009, 06:23 AM Thread Starter
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Well it is a sad day for me. I traded in the crew cab for a toyota prius last night. I got 4500 for it. I watched the tech. install that solvent and then run my motor till that 7.3 looked up solid. I guess I got to get a trailer hitch and brake controller installed on the thing today so I can pull the Jeep to go wheeling this weekend.
What a crock of sh!t this program is. I bet I made a few people faint. Everybody have a good weekend I'll be jeeping
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I was getting ready to put some "solvent" in you....................

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According to the dash on my '09 F350 it is averaging 9mpg right now. I wonder if they will take it.

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i didnt see any 7.3, 6.5, 5.9, 6.6, diesel on the list. come to think of it i dont recall seeign any at all...

why cant they 'boost jobs and economy' by turning these in to afv's? like cng operated vehicles, and just put a cng restriction on them so thats all they can run? wouldnt it make more sense to do that? reduce emissions, cheaper fuel, jobs convertign teh vehicles, re-selling them for a profit, and colelcting sales tax to make up for lost funds?

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they arn't that smart to think of that!



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Can thay sell any thing or is it crushed.
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they arn't that smart to think of that!
That is the only '95 I've seen the same color as mine. My wife says it is blue and I call it green. I need your tailgate. Looks as though you may have the same running boards too.

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OP, why would you immaculate yourself, and for only $4500 at that? I guess everyone has their price.

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