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Old 01-12-2009, 01:27 PM
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UMP should be along shortly to Recommend a 1 Ton Dually 4x4 w/ a Diesel (of course) nothing less to tow a boat, most definitely
Or not.......
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well, I can recommend the following:

entry level towing, get a 4x4 deisel crew cab. its the only thing that will handle a skiboat.

or get a forklift. those are best. diesl of course.
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Old 01-12-2009, 01:33 PM
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I would recommend a 2004 Chevy Tahoe.

Oh wait... I found one right here. Looks very clean! : )

http://orangecounty.craigslist.org/cto/963084919.html
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Old 01-12-2009, 01:38 PM
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well, I can recommend the following:

entry level towing, get a 4x4 deisel crew cab. its the only thing that will handle a skiboat.

or get a forklift. those are best. diesl of course.
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I would recommend a 2004 Chevy Tahoe.

Oh wait... I found one right here. Looks very clean! : )

http://orangecounty.craigslist.org/cto/963084919.html
I would, but it's too big for her...We've borrowed my dad's Tahoe, and she hates driving it...
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Old 01-12-2009, 01:52 PM
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One I'd steer away from is a dodge durango. I had a 2001, and never a problem in 150,000 miles, but it sure didn't like pulling a steep hill with the boat.
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Old 01-12-2009, 01:54 PM
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If I go with a diesel forklift, I will get better mileage since I won't need a trailer, right? Does the bow or stern face the front of the lift?
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If I go with a diesel forklift, I will get better mileage since I won't need a trailer, right? Does the bow or stern face the front of the lift?
If it's DIesel it doesn't really matter. Oh, and they do make 4wd Diesel Forklifts
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If it's DIesel it doesn't really matter. Oh, and they do make 4wd Diesel Forklifts
Yes they do.....Duallys too if need be. I can't find them in a crew cab though.
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I would recommend a 2004 Chevy Tahoe.

Oh wait... I found one right here. Looks very clean! : )

http://orangecounty.craigslist.org/cto/963084919.html
why use that when you can use a forklift??

I dont get it.
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