Purchased new in '94, this truck has
been everything we could have asked of
an inexpensive compact pickup. Through
8 1/2 years and approximately 160,000
miles the truck has survived all we
could throw at it and asked for almost
nothing in return.
ALL drivetrain components are
original. Engine, transmission and
differential are all untouched.
A heater blower motor, one set of tune-
up parts, front brake pads, a battery
and battery terminals, a set of belts,
and regular oil changes are the extent
of the maintenance and repairs (it
currently needs a speedometer and a
DURABILITY!! Power is easily adequate,
handling is good, ride and comfort are
OK, but it's real value lies in the
fact that it just won't quit.
Ventilation system seems to collect
leaves and eventually the a/c drain
tube plugs up, flooding the blower with
condensation (the cause of the blower
motor failure). Being 6' and 250+, a
little more interior room would be nice.
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