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Ever miss having a stock truck?

Ever think back and say, man i regret half the crap i bolted on to my truck? Ever miss having that nice stock quiet exhaust and regular 31'' tires and no lift? lol, i regret the majority of the stuff I bought for my truck.. How about every one else?

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only after working 12-14 hours straight and having to jump up into the truck...... plus my bank account is a little lighter than it could be.....

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I don't miss it. Mine is stock all around.
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I briefly missed the muffler when the AC went out 650mi south of the boarder and I was pulling 16k.

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lately yes, These dam 15.5 wide tires go wherver they want when there's a dip in the road. Dam crap highways canada has


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Mine is still stock..................I learned my lesson with my '04 Mustang. I got sick of the header noise and the drone of the exhaust, and the bone jarring suspension. But, nothing would touch it on the straights and curves.

My Corvette is nearly stock, Magnaflow, Z06 supension, short shifter. I'm learning. Ultimate modded vehicles aren't the greatest thing on the street.

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Nope, no regret! Bought the truck used in 8/23/05 and with in the first two weeks tunes and exhaust were installed.

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I dont understand how people drive stock vehicles...it really really bothers me lol I wish I was able to drive a toyota camry that has dents and paint scratches and not have any of that bother me. But I love surprising people in my 7k pound rocket ship when I choose to get on it

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I didn't even finish reading the title and said nope.
Yea I've got a 7.3 but if I had a 6.0 it'd be HECK no.



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Nope dont miss it at all

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