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12-14-2017, 01:24 PM
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Posted By paperhanger

Could be the wife?

Could be the wife?
12-13-2017, 06:44 PM
Replies: 20
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Posted By Gladehound

Not many responses on this thread. I was hopping...

Not many responses on this thread. I was hopping to get enough to determine if the HDPP trucks were unaffected by the towing problems that some 2015+ trucks seem to have. I thought maybe the heavier...
08-27-2017, 02:02 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 6,421
Posted By acdii

Number one asked, can I tow this. Read This

If you were to review all the posts under this subforum, the most frequently asked question is, what can I tow, or can I tow this, or how much trailer can I tow. Pretty much all boil down to the same...
06-17-2017, 04:17 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 16,186
Posted By CJobe

My name is Chris Jobe. If you would please reach...

My name is Chris Jobe. If you would please reach out to me in PM I will do anything I can to help in this issue be it tune or not. I help Shawn out and this is something that is in my wheel house.
06-17-2017, 03:59 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 16,186
Posted By SSi

Post Im sorry to see and hear of this for you however...

Im sorry to see and hear of this for you however its a typical knee jerk reaction for any ecoboost owner to blame the tune. When researching your posts you have had previous issues of shutter and...
06-15-2017, 09:50 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,210
Posted By acdii

Strong the Sarcasm is in this one /Yoda

Strong the Sarcasm is in this one /Yoda
06-09-2017, 04:20 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,646
Posted By MagneticScrew

The "weight police" are a joke to me. Ive got one...

The "weight police" are a joke to me. Ive got one at my camp ground now. Guy tells me i cant tow a 10,000lb 5er with my HDPP 150 and he doesnt even know what a HDPP f-150 is. Same guy has a giant...
06-08-2017, 10:51 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,053
Posted By atwowheelguy

If you want that bigger camper some day,...

If you want that bigger camper some day, especially it it's a fifth wheel, do lots more homework on that F250 diesel. I have heard that some have been surprised at how low the payload can be because...
06-02-2017, 10:08 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 9,438
Posted By johndeerefarmer

Grand Design just introduced a new 1/2 ton...

Grand Design just introduced a new 1/2 ton towable that has an unloaded pin weight of 1195 lbs.

https://www.granddesignrv.com/showroom/2018/fifth-wheel/reflection-150-series/floorplans/230rl
04-25-2017, 03:55 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,383
Posted By jp360cj

There's also a third option...trans in D, T/H...

There's also a third option...trans in D, T/H mode on, and lock out higher gears with the (-) on the shifter. This will allow the trans to shift up and down, but will not shift any higher than the...
04-16-2017, 09:58 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,646
Posted By WXman

I think a lot of guys are missing the point of...

I think a lot of guys are missing the point of this thread. I read the original post, and in no way did I take it as advice being given to ignore the official load rating sticker on the door jamb.
...
04-15-2017, 09:55 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,646
Posted By NC F150

Johndeerfarmer Thanks for starting this...

Johndeerfarmer

Thanks for starting this thread.

I have found the same data in my research. Particularly in relation to reducing the aluminum panel truck weight and conversely reducing the...
04-15-2017, 09:27 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,646
Posted By johndeerefarmer

I stated (with facts) why the max tow trucks are...

I stated (with facts) why the max tow trucks are as capable as the HDPP. Even if that wasn't enough, I also know that from an engineering standpoint everything is underrated for safety and that Ford...
04-04-2017, 02:31 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,392
Posted By etcbrown

I have a '16 King Ranch 6.5' crewcab with 3.5 EB...

I have a '16 King Ranch 6.5' crewcab with 3.5 EB and max tow (3.55 rear, the 3.73 in my '13 was superior). Power is acceptable but not as good as the '13 with the lower gears.


I tow about 10%...
04-04-2017, 01:02 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,392
Posted By johndeerefarmer

Been towing since '79 and haven't had an...

Been towing since '79 and haven't had an accident. Obviously you have never towed heavy with one and no nothing about it. My 21' gooseneck has electric over hydraulic brakes and I can stop both truck...
03-30-2016, 10:51 AM
Replies: 1,355
Views: 351,677
Posted By 2mnyprojects

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Please update with my new time, thank...
03-23-2016, 12:32 PM
Replies: 1,355
Views: 351,677
Posted By rancheroracer

First tunes were mild, last tunes for the strip. ...

First tunes were mild, last tunes for the strip. Boost basically same as stock, it holds the boost with the tunes rather than cut it back a lot before the shifts. Best so far is 12.55s @ 106+. ...
02-27-2016, 08:53 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,302
Posted By zx12-iowa

It will tow it well and you will be fine despite...

It will tow it well and you will be fine despite the Nancys on here
02-01-2016, 02:31 AM
Replies: 279
Views: 265,407
Posted By 150FX4ever

After loading new MPT tunes last night after...

After loading new MPT tunes last night after having 5star for a few weeks, I have to say I like the 5star tunes much better. The throttle response seems much better and the power comes on much...
01-04-2016, 03:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,641
Posted By melissaandave

As a detailer I see this everyday. I live in...

As a detailer I see this everyday. I live in Canada where we see lots of snow where we use sand and salt. This in turn makes vehicles rust easy. I use "F1" as well as some alumimaze. F1 is aluminum...
01-04-2016, 02:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,641
Posted By joe mcmillan

From a web posting: Rub a dub dub - A simple...

From a web posting:
Rub a dub dub - A simple solution
A simple and inexpensive way to remove rust from and polish chrome surfaces by hand is to rub it with aluminum foil dipped in water. This...
01-04-2016, 01:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,537
Posted By johndeerefarmer

They change your gear ratio. So instead of...

They change your gear ratio. So instead of having a 3.55 with the stock tires you might end up with a 3.31 with the taller tires; this reduces towing capability
12-08-2015, 03:27 PM
Replies: 551
Views: 472,529
Posted By Sherwood

Hi guys, long time since I've posted but after a...

Hi guys, long time since I've posted but after a very exciting summer of 5th wheel towing, I thought I should chime in and give back to the thread which helped me most in this endeavor.

I...
12-06-2015, 10:15 AM
Replies: 4,814
Views: 1,828,298
Posted By Marcusjolaine

Here's to getting back on topic. Took some...

Here's to getting back on topic.

Took some vacation this week and did some camping at Lake Roosevelt and Sedona, AZ.
...
12-02-2015, 06:20 PM
Replies: 4,814
Views: 1,828,298
Posted By nicop

Safe driving he says......omg Your a complete...

Safe driving he says......omg Your a complete *******, basically you just said I piss people off then speed away like a high school kid. I don't drive big trucks but I have a lot of respect for...
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