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Are 4×4 trucks and SUV's immune to sliding in ice and snow conditions?

Where I live we got a nasty snow storm and on my way home from work this 4×4 truck kept pushing me to go faster and finally passed me. The streets were snow covered and icy. The speed limit was 30, I was going 20-25 mph(I drive a Toyota Corolla) and this truck was seriously […]

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DODGE/TRUCK ENTHUSIASTS What Spark Plugs Do I Use On My 6" Lifted RAM 2500?

I just bought a nice 2500 Dodge RAM V8 5.9 4X4 96′ rebuilt engine/new tranny. To me It consumes LOTS OF GAS, 14 mpg everywhere and going up hill to the mountains (not towing) maybe 7 mpg. I can’t handle this and It’s not even very powerful (check engine light NOT on). I believe It […]

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2009 Jeep Wrangler – Screaming Noise When Cranked, Will Not Start?

Hello, Earlier this afternoon, I took my 2009 Jeep Wrangler (Manual, 3.8l V6, with aftermarket 32" tires) out to enjoy some of the rather deep snows we’ve had here in Northwest Indiana recently. I got myself stuck a few times, and after some constant clutch pedal-playing in 4×4 High, managed to work my way out […]

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Off road tires question 35s on Z-71 Pro Comp XTerrain?

I have a 1999 (rounded body style) Sierra 1500 Z-71with a 3" body lift and Maxxis Buckshot tires (LT305/70R17) on it. I originally wanted to go with Thornbirds, but they don’t make 33’s that fit a 17" rim. Now here’s my question: I was looking at the Pro Comp XTerrains, and I found the 35/12.50R17. […]

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Diesel pickup truck question.. what does FS mean?

I have been reading up on some diesel pickups, basically trying to compare the Chevy 3500HD with the Duramax vs. Ford F-350 with the powerstroke and the Dodge 3500 with the Cummins. On one website with some reviews there were two terms they talked about that I have no idea what they stand for. The […]

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