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Old 04-27-2009
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Traded in the Ranger...

Traded in my dear old Lucy ('02 Ranger Tremor.) She just had too many problems and I couldn't justify spending another couple of grand on a 7 year old truck with over 150K miles. Nor could I justify spending 10-11 grand on an '03 FX4 LII. I think I'm still sad about it actually... I really like my new ride (see below) but I just have to get used to it. Thanks to everyone on the forum for their help. Look for a classified ad up in a few days with an OHC, shop manuals and some other stuff.

2009 Nissan Frontier Pro-4X King Cab 4x4 6spd
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Dude, I hate to say it.....but that thing is SWEET.
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nice new truck! definitely an upgrade! lol
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I really do like it a lot... It's a lot smoother than the T-bar setup on the Ranger. It just doesn't quite feel like home to me yet like the Ranger did... I guess it just takes time.
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yeah im sure you'll get used to it
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Nice ride man.
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Very nice! Needs a mild lift and some meats though!
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nice
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nice truck! have any more pics? I like the nissans but you dont see many out on the roads.
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Pro-4X looks like a Nismo Off-Road rebadge but still a sweet ride.
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Pro-4X looks like a Nismo Off-Road rebadge but still a sweet ride.
It is a NISMO Offroad re-badge. It was done to bring the Frontier into line with the Titans. Same exact truck as the NISMO, just named differently.

More pics... (Only two others I have on my work comp.)



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looks sweet! That would be my second choice to a ford.
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I LOVE IT! I've always wanted one since I test drove one back in '05. 6spd, 270hp...funfunfun!



I think 4wheeler magazine is building up the Suzuki counterpart to the Frontier. They used a Cervini lift up front and a Deaver mini-pack for the rear, threw on 33's. If i remember correctly.
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ya i like it, its pretty sweet
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thats a good looking truck
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Aww, poor Ranger
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Dude, I hate to say it.....but that thing is SWEET.
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Man I wont lie that truck looks good, with a small lift and bigger shoes it would look real mean real quick. Nice choice man
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That Calmini SAS kit won't fit my truck. Besides, I read on the Frontier forum how Calmini ain't all that hot. Total Chaos or PRG is the way to go. 3" lift with new UCA and bolt-in KING Coilover shocks with deavers out back... Or SAW's or Radflow's...

However, I didn't buy a brand new truck to immediately start to tear it apart.

Yeah, poor ranger... I know. Lucy was a great truck... But the rear main needed to be replaced along with tie-rods, ball joints and shocks. Just couldn't bring myself to sink even more money into her no matter how much I loved her.
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cant blame you dude the Nissan's are sweet i want a titan so bad, my cousin has on but he only gets 12 miles to a gallon
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if i get another non fullsize truck that will be what i get! love it man!
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Dont be sad about trading your truck at all dude that thing is SEXY! Dont lift it though. Nissans just look awkward when theyre lifted.
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Nice truck .... when i was shopping for mine i was between a frontier and ranger, friend who owns a used car dealership steered me away from the 1g frontiers though ... said everything after 02 or so is good.
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Like the Nissan. Like the Ranger. Hate the Tacoma.
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