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Old 11-27-2015, 09:39 AM   #127
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The Turbo Diesel Register has buyer's guides that are very detailed full of information. If you are seriously looked for a used Dodge/Ram thoroughly familiarize yourself with this resource. It is worth the membership in this owners group for all the technical info available.
thanks, joined. Wow the 2006 go for some serious bucks. Worth studying up on these for sure.

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Old 11-27-2015, 09:41 AM   #128
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so what years prior to 2006 are the best for these? I am able to take my time looking for one, as my current set up is fine for us.
I have a buyer's guide for these trucks from 2012 on back. If you you would like I can send it to you. Just send me a PM with a good email address.


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Old 11-27-2015, 11:58 PM   #129
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The 11/23/2015 edition of the Chicago Tribune reports a new Cummins option with the all-new Nissan Titan XD. "Nissan exploits the gray area between light- and heavy-duty with the all-new Titan XD that uses a 5.0-liter Cummins turbo-diesel V-8 engine delivering 310 horsepower, 555 pound-feet of torque and 12,000-pound towing capacity."

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Old 11-28-2015, 06:15 AM   #130
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Originally Posted by KJRitchie View Post
Are these mileage quotes hand calculated? Odometer mileage divided by gallsons pumped.

I haven't had an opportunity to tow mine much. Only put on 1500miles since purchase in August.

Hi Kevin. Ok, not sure I remembered accurately, so I went to the receipts for the trip up and back. I do recall seeing a '21.6' on the mpg readout during the trip up.

Anyway, these are per the miles driven and gallons pumped:

From picking up the truck at the Tampa dealer, to the Exxon station outside of Lakewood the night before we picked up the Airstream: 19.0 mpg

(This includes one tank running around Tampa.)

From Colonial back to Tampa down I95: 13.2 mpg

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Old 11-28-2015, 06:24 AM   #131
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All my mileage figures are hand calculated. I have no such computers on mine.

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