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boomer
11-25-2008, 02:58 AM
;D ;D ;D

2003 Chevy S10 Crew Cab ZR5
http://i97.photobucket.com/albums/l214/ ... /s10-4.jpg (http://i97.photobucket.com/albums/l214/boomerw/s10-4.jpg)[/img]
http://i97.photobucket.com/albums/l214/ ... /s10-3.jpg (http://i97.photobucket.com/albums/l214/boomerw/s10-3.jpg)[/img]

11-25-2008, 04:22 AM
Congrats! Looks to be in pretty good shape....at least on the passenger side.* ;)

Bob
11-25-2008, 07:59 AM
My first truck was a 1994 GMC Sonoma.* Good truck.* Does that have the 4.3L in it?

detdrbuzzard
11-25-2008, 10:02 AM
congrats. 4banger or v6?

Berto
11-25-2008, 10:10 AM
Looks good... congrats.

bettyboop1w
11-25-2008, 10:21 AM
Nice truck.* Congrats. :-*

Gas Man
11-25-2008, 07:07 PM
I've had (not including numerous work trucks) 4 trucks of my own.

newest to oldest
2004 F150 5.4 V8 crew cab FX4
http://i99.photobucket.com/albums/l311/ ... FX4001.jpg (http://i99.photobucket.com/albums/l311/cjclark69/Vechicles/FX4001.jpg)[/img]
http://i99.photobucket.com/albums/l311/ ... K5012a.jpg (http://i99.photobucket.com/albums/l311/cjclark69/Vechicles/GAP2K5012a.jpg)[/img]
http://i99.photobucket.com/albums/l311/ ... es/bdm.jpg (http://i99.photobucket.com/albums/l311/cjclark69/Vechicles/bdm.jpg)[/img]
http://i99.photobucket.com/albums/l311/ ... 2K5010.jpg (http://i99.photobucket.com/albums/l311/cjclark69/Vechicles/GAP2K5010.jpg)[/img]
http://i99.photobucket.com/albums/l311/ ... K5028a.jpg (http://i99.photobucket.com/albums/l311/cjclark69/Vechicles/GAP2K5028a.jpg)[/img]

2002 F150 V8 4x4 (converted old work truck)
http://i99.photobucket.com/albums/l311/ ... uck045.jpg (http://i99.photobucket.com/albums/l311/cjclark69/Vechicles/Truck045.jpg)[/img]
http://i99.photobucket.com/albums/l311/ ... Day001.jpg (http://i99.photobucket.com/albums/l311/cjclark69/Vechicles/2K4TrackDay001.jpg)[/img]

2002 Ranger 4.0 V6 4x4
http://i99.photobucket.com/albums/l311/ ... P_0347.jpg (http://i99.photobucket.com/albums/l311/cjclark69/Vechicles/DCP_0347.jpg)[/img]
http://i99.photobucket.com/albums/l311/ ... P_0304.jpg (http://i99.photobucket.com/albums/l311/cjclark69/Vechicles/DCP_0304.jpg)[/img]
http://i99.photobucket.com/albums/l311/ ... P_0381.jpg (http://i99.photobucket.com/albums/l311/cjclark69/Vechicles/DCP_0381.jpg)[/img]

1997 Ranger 4 banger 5 speed
http://i99.photobucket.com/albums/l311/ ... st002a.jpg (http://i99.photobucket.com/albums/l311/cjclark69/Vechicles/haulingthebeast002a.jpg)[/img]
http://i99.photobucket.com/albums/l311/ ... st001a.jpg (http://i99.photobucket.com/albums/l311/cjclark69/Vechicles/haulingthebeast001a.jpg)[/img]

One of my work trucks I use to drive...* my favorite because of its pure size
F350 Super Duty 4x4 1ton
http://i99.photobucket.com/albums/l311/ ... Sta011.jpg (http://i99.photobucket.com/albums/l311/cjclark69/BPL/FlintSta011.jpg)[/img]

also due to this little "bolt on" feature
http://i99.photobucket.com/albums/l311/ ... uck006.jpg (http://i99.photobucket.com/albums/l311/cjclark69/BPL/PlowTruck006.jpg)[/img]
http://i99.photobucket.com/albums/l311/ ... uck002.jpg (http://i99.photobucket.com/albums/l311/cjclark69/BPL/PlowTruck002.jpg)[/img]
http://i99.photobucket.com/albums/l311/ ... uck007.jpg (http://i99.photobucket.com/albums/l311/cjclark69/BPL/PlowTruck007.jpg)[/img]
http://i99.photobucket.com/albums/l311/ ... uck011.jpg (http://i99.photobucket.com/albums/l311/cjclark69/BPL/PlowTruck011.jpg)[/img]

Pushin some snow in bay city
http://i99.photobucket.com/albums/l311/ ... 3300_1.jpg (http://i99.photobucket.com/albums/l311/cjclark69/BPL/59561884165_3300_1.jpg)[/img]

My current work truck and I fuckin hate this thing.* Sure its free but this has made me realize how much I hate little trucks.* 2006 Colarado "Tonka Truck"
http://i99.photobucket.com/albums/l311/ ... 380666.jpg (http://i99.photobucket.com/albums/l311/cjclark69/BPL/img1218895380666.jpg)[/img]

But when I need to do big work, I have this nice 3500 Super with 10' bed and crane
http://i99.photobucket.com/albums/l311/ ... 0_2704.jpg (http://i99.photobucket.com/albums/l311/cjclark69/BPL/100_2704.jpg)[/img]
http://i99.photobucket.com/albums/l311/ ... /shed1.jpg (http://i99.photobucket.com/albums/l311/cjclark69/BPL/shed1.jpg)[/img]
http://i99.photobucket.com/albums/l311/ ... /shed3.jpg (http://i99.photobucket.com/albums/l311/cjclark69/BPL/shed3.jpg)[/img]

boomer
11-26-2008, 03:17 AM
Its a 4.3l V6, i cant wait to see if my bike will fit!* That tail gate gaurd/bike ramp is really cool, i have been looking at some of those for sale,* any recomendations on brand?* Black widow?

sweet trucks btw,* all very nice.* * I might be taking it to the sleeping bear dunes for some fun, but i dont know for sure.

how long was your f150 crew cab bed?* im just comparing how tight its going to be in my dinky little s10.

Gas Man
11-26-2008, 08:41 AM
check out motorcycleramps.com* that or their ebay site is where I got my ramp thing you saw.

Also, consider getting a second ramp.* Maybe not the high dollar version like that, but a cheap one so you can just walk the bike up.* I ALWAYS started the bike and just idled it up.* Works better than any other meathod.
http://i99.photobucket.com/albums/l311/ ... 2K5006.jpg (http://i99.photobucket.com/albums/l311/cjclark69/Vechicles/GAP2K5006.jpg)[/img]
http://i99.photobucket.com/albums/l311/ ... mps007.jpg (http://i99.photobucket.com/albums/l311/cjclark69/Vechicles/Ramps007.jpg)[/img]

Also, always run straps on the ramps.* ALWAYS!!!* It doesn't take much for a ramp to slide out, especially when backing the bike out of the truck.

As far as size.* I believe it was called a 6' bed where as the white one had the 7' bed.

Berto
12-02-2008, 10:13 AM
Nice TL in that pic... Cal-E's?