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Old 09-13-2010
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Decided to fix up my truck

Hey everybody. I've had my truck for over 5 years now and have beat it all to heck. I"ve recently decided it would be in my best interest to take good care of it. So now I'm starting a long process of fixing all the gigantic dents, giving it a good paint job, and making the interior a little easier on the eyes. My truck is actually a Mazda B2500, but as you all probably know it is just a ranger rebranded. Most of the time I have to look up parts for a ranger to find them. Anyway I'll take some pictures so you can see what 18 year old me did to a perfectly good truck and post them tomorrow. Thanks for all the help in advance!!!
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welcome good luck on the overhaul
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welcome, sounds like what i did to my truck over the years i guess you live and learn
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My friends have always made fun of my truck for being a POS but I never really took it to heart. A couple weeks ago a guy told me he wouldn't be caught dead in it cause it was so ugly. i felt really bad about what I had done to it. When I bought it, it had some scratches from being a work truck, then i ran it into a stump and put a massive dent in the front drivers side fender. Then scraped some trees and tore up the passengers side bed fender. It has had a rough life since i bought it. It has done a lot for me and its time to repay the debt.
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wow,worse thing i ever did was back into a telephone pole once, it put a nice big dent in the bed, my ex laughed so hard that day it sucked
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oops sorry. totally forgot i was going to post pics.

this is my truck!!
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this is the gigantic dent from a stump
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to show you how deep it is
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the dent in the bed
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this was a pretty rusty floor about a week ago. i sanded most of it off.
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this is the bed with a walmart outside storage box as a toolbox. im too cheap to buy the real deal. also shows where the bed liner scratched most of the paint off
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does anyone think there is hope for that front fender or should i head to a junkyard and buy a new one? I'd like to fix it if i can cause there isnt a lot of money coming in right now but if i have to replace it i will.
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Wow man good luck ! junkyard for the fender pry cheapest route.
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Yeah I really ruined her, didn't I? Kids will be kids. I should probably buy a new truck but, she's my first so ill keep her around until the frame breaks in half.
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