Originally Posted by Tfort
You have to be smart about what you spend to fix the older trucks. I don't think I have $600 in maintenance and repairs in my truck in the 5 years I have owned and that includes a rear end over haul. I work to hard for my money and these new trucks at 60k+ are just a bit to rich for my blood. I will get the rest of the goodie out of the truck when they are discarded out of warranty.
2000 F250 CC 4x4 7.3L diesel
15 Salem Hemisphere Lite356QB
That's why I love my past career as a mechanic. I can fix anything and it will only cost me parts and machine work, which can still be considerable, but far cheaper than a new truck.
Now-2014 Sierra 346RETS 5er BUB
Then-2002 Keystone Springdale 286RLDS TT
Nights camped in 2014-28, 2015-127, 2016-10