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Bovey, Minnesota
United States


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Challenges W: 1 L: 0


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2007 Suzuki XL-7

Owner: jtc52087

  • wifes SUV: 10 pts (loss)
  • Work Horse: 30 pts (win)
  • Total votes: 8
  • Ended: Mar 8, 2012

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1997 Chevrolet K 2500 Silverado (Work Horse)

Last updated May 17, 2014  

Photo of a 1997 Chevrolet K 2500 Silverado (Work Horse)

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My wife got this truck from her daughter's father as partial settlement for child support arrearages. She lets me drive it, I think mostly to piss off her ex. We used it to haul my stuff from Ohio up here, including my Trans Am and my Nova. Now it seems like every time I want to work on another car something else on this pos breaks or malfunctions and needs fixed. I'm about ready to set it on fire and roll it down a hill! (that's an annual thing. lol!)



Factory Options

Vortec 5.7 V-8
Engine Block Heater
4 Speed Automatic
4 Wheel Drive that doesn't work
Towing Package
Extended Cab
Bucket Seats
Air Conditioning
Cruise Control
CD Player that doesn't work
Steel Ralley Wheels
LT 265/75 R16 that don't grip ice or snow


Spray In Bedliner
Bedside Mounted Toolboxes
Stainless Steel Lower Body Accent Panels

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Hit A Milestone Today!

I didn't think it would ever make it this far! 240,000 miles! It's not in the greatest shape but it starts even when it's more than -20 outside and runs without a problem. The brakes are working properly (finally!) and the transmission is still shifting...

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A Week Later and I Still Hate This Truck!

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I got the brakes fixed and they work good. The radiator hasn't given me any problems. The stupid truck starts every day. But the power steering is still screwed up. The tires...

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P.O.S.2 Rides Again!

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I had to fix the rear brakes and fix the power steering after my step-daughter slid into/over a sign in the median after she missed a turn she couldn't slow down for in the snow...

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