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post #1 of 18 Old 01-24-2010, 05:43 PM Thread Starter
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Towing Chevies

Just had to share. Buddy of mine called me this afternoon. Seems he needed some help getting his "work" truck to the GM dealership for a little TLC...

Once again, Ford to the rescue. Luckily he only lives about 6 blocks from the dealership.


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Very nice... such a great feeling!

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Kurt, Did you give him the Ford tug, once or twice?

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Ford to the rescue as always

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Kurt, Did you give him the Ford tug, once or twice?
Actually he was trying to mess with me once we hit the highway. Kept trying to use his brakes to make me work a bit more. So I had a little fun by thowing it in 4HI and trouncing on it up to about 40mph...

He didn't do that again.

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Actually he was trying to mess with me once we hit the highway. Kept trying to use his brakes to make me work a bit more. So I had a little fun by thowing it in 4HI and trouncing on it up to about 40mph...

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Very nice. What was the problem with the truck?

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Very nice. What was the problem with the truck?
Something electrical I think. Possibly a problem with the anti theft. Every light on the dash is on. Has a new battery, cranks easily but no start. It's an 02-03 half ton with about 200k on it. Gets driven LOTS every day...

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Actually he was trying to mess with me once we hit the highway. Kept trying to use his brakes to make me work a bit more. So I had a little fun by thowing it in 4HI and trouncing on it up to about 40mph...

He didn't do that again.
That'll teach him.

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Lol, I saw something similar the other day except that they were on the freeway going about 60!!!
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