Warning

 

Close

Confirm Action

Are you sure you wish to do this?

Confirm Cancel
BCM
Durkin Tactical Franklin Armory
User Panel

Posted: 10/17/2008 5:07:36 PM EDT
Couldn't quite tell from looking at it until it appeared.

I rolled over 200000 miles today.  Still runs like a top, starts every time, quiet, all the power I need to haul a four horse slant loaded down, etc.  

I have thought about getting a newer one, but on one hand I am intereted to see how long the drive train will last (Mobil One FTW), and it is kindof neat that it is still in such good shape, and on the other hand every time I look at the price of a new one like it (50K!!) I think of all the guns and ammo that could buy and get my priorities straight.  

Oh, and '99 Dodge Ram 1500 quad cab, for those interested.

Link Posted: 10/17/2008 5:08:46 PM EDT
[#1]
I rolled over 83,000 yesterday
Link Posted: 10/17/2008 5:10:27 PM EDT
[#2]
Now I kindof wonder if it has a 3.  
Link Posted: 10/17/2008 5:11:58 PM EDT
[#3]
Yeah mine just hit 42,000.... I know how ya'll feel!

- Clint

Link Posted: 10/17/2008 5:17:55 PM EDT
[#4]
What engine?  4wd?  Out of all car companies, Chrysler is pretty far down on my list.
Link Posted: 10/17/2008 5:18:52 PM EDT
[#5]
i just bumped 190.000   gimmie a couple weeks  
Link Posted: 10/17/2008 5:19:15 PM EDT
[#6]

Quoted:
What engine?  4wd?  Out of all car companies, Chrysler is pretty far down on my list.


318 2WD

You're missing out.
Link Posted: 10/17/2008 5:20:29 PM EDT
[#7]

Quoted:
I rolled over 83,000 yesterday


I rolled over a squirrel today.
Link Posted: 10/17/2008 5:20:47 PM EDT
[#8]
I have a 2000 GMC that has 164,000 on it now.




Runs just fine and still hauls a ton of firewood with no problems.

Link Posted: 10/17/2008 5:21:07 PM EDT
[#9]
272,000



She'll make it to .5 million I swear!

'94 olds 88





Link Posted: 10/17/2008 5:22:42 PM EDT
[#10]
Mine just rolled to 27,000 today.
Link Posted: 10/17/2008 5:27:05 PM EDT
[#11]

Quoted:
272,000



She'll make it to .5 million I swear!

'94 olds 88







I own my second one of those (the one I have now is my loaner car).  They sure keep on ticking!

The first one I had was given to me because my relative was sure it was about to die, simply because it had 138K on it.  I drove that sucker for years until I started my own business.  
Link Posted: 10/17/2008 5:28:39 PM EDT
[#12]
My 94 Firebird 3.4 had 24992x when I pulled in the driveway.It will be 250K by Sunday. Never had  the valve covers or oilpan off. Matter of fact changed the original starter at 198K. Looking through the log book it is on its second alternator, 5th set of brakes, second set of u-joints.
Link Posted: 10/17/2008 5:54:07 PM EDT
[#13]
My '02 Nissan Frontier crew cab has 155K and has never been in the shop except a timing belt change. I have driven it hard, and hope to keep on driving it for at least another 100k.
Close Join Our Mail List to Stay Up To Date! Win a FREE Membership!

Sign up for the ARFCOM weekly newsletter and be entered to win a free ARFCOM membership. One new winner* is announced every week!

You will receive an email every Friday morning featuring the latest chatter from the hottest topics, breaking news surrounding legislation, as well as exclusive deals only available to ARFCOM email subscribers.


By signing up you agree to our User Agreement. *Must have a registered ARFCOM account to win.
Top Top