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Old 02-28-2015, 10:12 AM   #1
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Look what followed me home last week

Well...I was going to keep the Trailblazer another year

Got a good price on a 2014 Silverado LTZ trim double cab with no options except integrated trailer brake controller and bucket seats - it's still got more bells and whistles than I can figure out so far .
5.3 litre V8 with cylinder deactivation - 7200 GVW & 15000 GCWR... I guess Norma can bring that extra dutch oven now
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Old 02-28-2015, 11:16 AM   #2
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Nice truck guys, great match for the 21! Looking forward to one of Norma's DO dinners
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Old 02-28-2015, 11:28 AM   #3
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Nice... very, very nice!
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Old 02-28-2015, 11:50 AM   #4
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You have a great tow to pull a 21 and I know what you are saying about the bells and whistles. I went from a 1998 Chevrolet Astro van to the 2014 GMC and the way the computer or computers control everything is amazing. I just hope all of this fancy stuff keeps working. But between getting a new trailer and a new tug to tow with like a lot of us have done, the dollars kind of start to add up. Oh well, you can't take it with you as I have yet to see the armored truck following the hearse. Loren
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Old 02-28-2015, 12:37 PM   #5
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Very nice truck, and good time of year to take advantage of year end clearances...
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Old 02-28-2015, 12:51 PM   #6
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Very nice Paul. Like the capper.
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Old 02-28-2015, 03:36 PM   #7
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We went from Trailblazer to 2014 Silverado as well. Never pulled the 21' with the Trailblazer. Had a Casita at the time. You will love tow/haul mode. Pulls the 21' like nobody's business.
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Old 02-28-2015, 03:45 PM   #8
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Beautiful truck. I agree with Carl - it'll pull your 21 like it's not even there.
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Old 02-28-2015, 04:26 PM   #9
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I was wondering if your truck has the factory installed brake controller, factory installed and incorporated on far left of dashboard, right above the lights and 4WD knobs. When I got my Silvey it came without. Dealer had a local sub-contracter put a controller in for me, down below, right side of steering wheel. At the time there was some mysterious issue about the factory install.
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Old 02-28-2015, 04:40 PM   #10
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I was wondering if your truck has the factory installed brake controller, factory installed and incorporated on far left of dashboard, right above the lights and 4WD knobs. When I got my Silvey it came without. Dealer had a local sub-contracter put a controller in for me, down below, right side of steering wheel. At the time there was some mysterious issue about the factory install.
Ya - its the factory install - upper left. It looks nice - next week I'll get to see how it works .
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