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post #1 of 13 Old 07-15-2007, 08:14 PM Thread Starter
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I hate my truck

Right now anyway. I have it set stock because it is goin in to Windsor @ 7am with a friend from town he is getting a Fold-a-cover installed for me .. He works @ a place that sells all the truck add ons etc.. I got it for $300 Canadian and when I went to install it last week I noticed the hardware bag was missing, I called talked to my buddy Todd he ordered a hardware kit and said " I feel bad you had it ready to install and had no hardware I'll bring your truck to work Monday and have our guys install it for free since it was a screw up and I should have checked it to make sure it was all there" ..

He is a good friend but I know he likes power so I set it back to stock cant wait to hear him comment on how it runs.. he was in it after I chipped it and did the exhaust and intake...

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I know the feeling, but it's a little more involved for me to remove my power adders. The programmer can be detuned easy, but the TST harness takes every bit of a half hour or more to remove, unless I were to get a bypass connecter. Some of my friends have driven it before (when I was hammered ) and they like to laugh at me while I sit there and tell them "be good to my truck" all the while they running the pooh out of it...

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So why hate the truck?

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Cause it is no fun to drive stock.... I dont really hate it.. you took it literally, I love the thing but I like it better with the added hp

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I was just jokin' with ya brother, shoulda put in the little " "

I know what ya mean though, stock truck = no fun

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ya'll are making me upset that I have to drive a stock truck..... lol :rain: soon my friends, soon.... :burnout
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ya'll are making me upset that I have to drive a stock truck..... lol :rain: soon my friends, soon.... :burnout

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Now im mad the hardware they sent is for the new improved cover not the one I have (it was old stock) so as of now I have a full refund and still have a open bed... they are working on getting me something still but I wont be getting it for 300 bux

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awww man that sucks! hope you can find something just as good for the same price!!


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Now im mad the hardware they sent is for the new improved cover not the one I have (it was old stock) so as of now I have a full refund and still have a open bed... they are working on getting me something still but I wont be getting it for 300 bux
Well that's just crap man. You shouldn't have to miss out on a good deal due to their screwup.

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