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Old 05-19-2020, 01:25 PM   #1
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Just $10,000 to spend on a heavy duty truck?

I would much prefer a fifth wheel over a TT but looking at any trucks bigger than a half ton is daunting to me. Is it possible to get a realiable heavy duty for a fifth wheel and not spend more than 10-12k on initial cost? And not loose my butt with maintence cost over the summer?

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I recommend 4x4 but a decent 3/4 ton can be had for that amount. The truck you need depends on the weight and size of the 5'er you are going to pull. Making the leap to at least a 3/4 ton is a smart move even if you end up with a bumper pull.

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A 3/4 ton is a fine truck.
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