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post #1 of 15 Old 01-23-2008, 11:08 AM Thread Starter
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Is it worth pullin my truck

Hey guys im wantin to do some sled pullin with my truck. How hard would it be on my truck, is worth doin or am i gana have to look forward to fixin stuff. What do you think. What do i need to watch out for when pulling?

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A simple answer...

You play...you pay. There's no other answer I would rather give.

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Well the way i look at it is that it cost to have fun so its just like anything else.

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u will $hit out your tranny thats why i am beefing mine up so i can pull.... u will probably go through a few u joints and maybe a rear end

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Tranny, u joints and front driveshaft seem to be the most common failures!

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WEll i guess this will give a good reason and go ahead to get my new tranny lol

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ya u would need to do that but u need to see how much weight there are pullin at the pull

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It doesnt matter as long as my truck can hold up.

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u might not be able to drive it home after i will be ur pit crew!! lol..

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thats what i mean when i say my truck WILL be able to HOLD the power and pull the weight.

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