ADVrider

Go Back   ADVrider > Fluff > Shiny things
User Name
Password
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Reply
 
Thread Tools Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 09-30-2013, 01:10 PM   #1
mxbulldog OP
Braaaap!
 
Joined: Jul 2008
Location: Grandora, SK
Oddometer: 117
New PowerWagon? Thoughts?

So I discovered the other day that I can get dealer cost with incentives on any new Dodge vehicle. Local dealer has a 2013 Ram Power Wagon sitting on the lot that really has me thinking. I currently have a 2005 Dodge 1500 4x4 that only has 120,000km on it. I think it's time for front end work, brakes, tires and god knows what else. Had a few small wiring issues pop up but I have a feeling there may be more on the horizon.

Please try and talk me out of buying this thing! With the employee price and incentives they are taking about $13,000 of the price of the truck. Seems awfully tempting!
mxbulldog is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-30-2013, 01:27 PM   #2
broncobowsher
Beastly Adventurer
 
broncobowsher's Avatar
 
Joined: Apr 2010
Location: Baking in AZ
Oddometer: 1,429
Depends on your needs. Only truck I know of that offers a factory installed winch. Locking axles are pretty sweet. And a sway bar disconnect.

Worthless stuff if you plan to drive it like a Rapter. But good solid stuff for a truck that needs to get things done.

Gas mileage sucks, and you can only get it with a gas engine. But that is the cost of a truck that can work.
broncobowsher is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 09-30-2013, 01:33 PM   #3
Solaros1
Beastly Adventurer
 
Solaros1's Avatar
 
Joined: Dec 2005
Location: Roswell, GA
Oddometer: 1,235
Talk to Bill (Hilldweller) on Expedition Portal - he can tell you anything you need to know about the care and feeding of a late model power wagon.
Solaros1 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Share

Thread Tools
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On

Forum Jump


Times are GMT -7.   It's 12:27 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2014