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Whats Your Dream Truck Build?!

I want to know what everybodys dream build is. I love projects and im looking into building one from scratch soon so I wanna get as many ideas as I can! The truck Im leaning towards the most is a 1995 F250/350 4door 4x4,
dont know if to stick with a 7.3 or maybe a cummins engine, I dont know which would be best. I do know one thing though, i want it to haul ***!!
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Cummins will haul and be cheaper to make really fast but if you want a decent fun 400hp rig that is pretty cheap stick with the 7.3.

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Like this one thats in the shop..teaser pics..
We installed '09 axles, 4" 4 link kit, and once were done with all the other mods about 600HP!
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6.7L Cummings with a 6-Speed Allison Transmission in a F-350 King Ranch, with a 6" lift and 35" Mudders.

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CT PERFORMANCE: Thats a nice lookin truck! I love that OBS

To Mang07: Thats one hell of a mix! How come the 6.7?

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CT PERFORMANCE: Thats a nice lookin truck! I love that OBS

To Mang07: Thats one hell of a mix! How come the 6.7?
Stock it has 350HP and 650 ft/lb TQ, and from what I hear they are a little cheaper to mod, too.

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Yea i heard cummins in general is a tad bit cheaper to mod. Ive heard alot about the 5.9 cummins that they have alot of potential. A local shop around here GAW Diesel, has a 06 5.9 cummins and it does 9.39 at the track.

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Yea i heard cummins in general is a tad bit cheaper to mod. Ive heard alot about the 5.9 cummins that they have alot of potential. A local shop around here GAW Diesel, has a 06 5.9 cummins and it does 9.39 at the track.
I would never buy another Dodge tho. The engines are great, the rest f the truck sux. I spent over 10k in repairs over 3 years, including the transmission that went at 68K miles.

LOVING my 7.3L F-350! :scruffy
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I would never buy a dodge either, thats why im sticking to a ford, probably go with a suncoast tranny and 5.9 cummins.

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i just want an amarillo edition with 12 inch lift and 40s and cant forget the 6inch miter cut stacks

00 f350 crewcab dually 4x4
7.3l psd 6 speed
edge attitude box
4 in turbo back silverline stainless steel
centurion conversion
short throw shift package
exhaust brake
bully dog flashed ecm
cold air intake
"the money pit"

99 ranger
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stepside
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88 chevy 1500 4x4
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