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Re: Spotted a Test Mule Today

I've always wondered what that big red button is in front of the gear shifter? Looks like a button the president would hit to send a nuke.
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I've always wondered what that big red button is in front of the gear shifter? Looks like a button the president would hit to send a nuke.
Kill switch, we have those on our mules too.
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Kill switch, we have those on our mules too.
That would explain it, thanks man
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That would explain it, thanks man
Or it activates the self destruct sequence... I haven't figured out which.
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Or it activates the self destruct sequence... I haven't figured out which.
haha, either that or some 007 machine guns shoot out of the grill.
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Old 03-29-2013, 08:19 PM
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Re: Spotted a Test Mule Today

The bumper opening looks like it could be an opening designed to allow air into an intercooler
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The bumper opening looks like it could be an opening designed to allow air into an intercooler
So a new engine perhaps?
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Re: Spotted a Test Mule Today

My guess would by engine/drivetrain testing. It's obvious the odd mix of exterior and interior parts have already been in production with various years and models.
I hoping for next year's HP increase. Seems like that would be the next step or upgrade.
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what I think is interesting is they said the 8.4 would not fit into a 11-13 but that interior is obviously an 11-13. I wonder if someone could find out if that mule had the "powernet architecture". I wonder if the new front end addresses the bumper problem in the 14..
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what I think is interesting is they said the 8.4 would not fit into a 11-13 but that interior is obviously an 11-13. I wonder if someone could find out if that mule had the "powernet architecture". I wonder if the new front end addresses the bumper problem in the 14..
The dash, gauges and console are from a 2014. Pieces like the wheel and wood trim, I would assume are universal.
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The dash, gauges and console are from a 2014. Pieces like the wheel and wood trim, I would assume are universal.

You are correct! I didnt pay attention to the instrument cluster... sorry... must be the bud light from last night...?
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Re: Spotted a Test Mule Today

My guess is it was an electronics mule. I don't see anything like an intercooled, or that would open up for one. Probably just wanted to test how the 8.4" would work in the real world.
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