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Old    Raf (Raf1985)      Join Date: Mar 2012       08-05-2012, 6:20 PM Reply   
No idea but its pretty gangster.
Old    Dirk Walden (wakewoody)      Join Date: Sep 2010       08-05-2012, 6:27 PM Reply   
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Old    D.F.T.R. Josh (downfortheride)      Join Date: Jun 2005       08-05-2012, 9:14 PM Reply   
Love my 2005 Titan and it feels I pass everything except a gas station. 10 MPG might have to change soon taking the boat from SLC to Powell a few times a year.
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Old     (Richard)      Join Date: May 2012       08-05-2012, 9:27 PM Reply   
Went from a 09 f50 to this sat. 12 ecoboost

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Old    Justin Michael (JustinMD)      Join Date: Jan 2012       08-05-2012, 9:39 PM Reply   


2006 Megacab with the 5.9 CTD. Closest lake for me is 130 miles away. Gets 14.5mpg pulling 65mph. I have a 2004 Wakesetter LSV.

This truck (with a tuner) is stupid powerful. I had a Tundra and when it got 6mpg towing at 70mph with a 3000 pound tag trailer. I bought a Duramax a few weeks later. Mileage increased to 12.3 towing the same trailer to the same place. I will NEVER own another gas truck again.
Old    Jarrod Perkins (jperkinsttu)      Join Date: Mar 2008       08-06-2012, 6:03 AM Reply   

Going stock all the way, at least till I blow a tire or something haha. Gotta love all the F150 love. Miss the power of my Cummins but ya can't beat these Ford interiors.
Old    Eric Nelson (nelson)      Join Date: Jan 2009       08-06-2012, 9:28 AM Reply   
After 50 trucks I finally gave a Dodge a try. Love the 5.9 still not sold on interior but it's not as bad as they use to be. No Ford or Chev. that's for sure but sure do love the power and fuel mileage it is getting.
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Old    Frank Berg (Iceberg)      Join Date: Dec 2011       08-19-2012, 9:58 PM Reply   
New to me 07 SD

Old     (constructor)      Join Date: Aug 2012       08-20-2012, 6:09 AM Reply   
At high altitude a diesel is the only way to go.
Coming from Colorado, Dodge quad cab long bed 4x4 6sp with a TST CR mod.
At max power (9 levels x20) 485hp and apx 1100ft lbs torque although I normally run it on 4.
I can pull a 9500lb enclosed race trailer over any interstate pass in Colo at 80 easy. As everyone else said after towing with a diesel I couldn't tow with a gas rig again.
Old    Raf (Raf1985)      Join Date: Mar 2012       08-21-2012, 1:54 PM Reply   
Sold the powerstroke and picked up this little 6.7 megacab laramie with nav, DVD and all the options. DPF and EGR "fell off", 5" turbo back straight pipe, mini maxx tuner with overdrive unlocked, 6" lift with 37x12.5r20 nittos and XD wheels. Also not pictured are the AMP steps for the midgets in the family and I blacked out the grille and threw tint all the way around.




Old    Connor (iShredSAN)      Join Date: Apr 2012       08-21-2012, 3:03 PM Reply   
Top pic is right when I got my boat. The bottom was taken by a friend a few months (and many boat mods) later. 2005 5.9 Diesel is the way to go. 20MPG on the hwy, 17 in tow...
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Old    Raf (Raf1985)      Join Date: Mar 2012       08-21-2012, 7:35 PM Reply   
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5.9 Diesel is the way to go.
Until you drive a 6.7 with the right mods..........
Old    Tim (srock)      Join Date: Mar 2002       08-22-2012, 6:50 AM Reply   
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Dont have anything but praise for my 2 workhorses:

I think the big new here is that it looks like the Easter Bunny is sitting on that chair at your garage door.
Old    De Minimis (deminimis)      Join Date: Aug 2009       08-28-2012, 2:40 PM Reply   
This Sporty worked well, but without an inner cooler for the 7.3, I worried a bit about the long haul.



Decided to go for a dedicated tow vehicle that has worked much better:



Even with a big pickup, the boat still pushes it in a panic stop situation. Hit a deer a couple weeks back. Truck by itself would have stopped in time, but the boat, even with the brakes working correctly, kept the truck motoring down the road for quite a bit. I can't image how great the stopping distance with lighter pickups and SUVs, so that's something to consider when shopping for a tow rig.
Old    doug rose (dougr)      Join Date: Dec 2009       08-28-2012, 3:21 PM Reply   
ecoboost and love it, had many diesel's and loved them, but this is an impressive truck
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Old    MICAH HARPER (MICAH_HARPER)      Join Date: Apr 2010       09-24-2012, 9:22 AM Reply   
2007 Chevy Silverado 4.8L (pulls great with the smaller engine believe it or not)
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Old    Sheldon (Fiveflat)      Join Date: Sep 2010       09-24-2012, 9:30 AM Reply   
I would love to switch to an ecoboost F150...


Old    Detox (bass10after)      Join Date: Feb 2010       09-24-2012, 10:40 AM Reply   
heres my rig a few weeks ago with the new to me mastercraft i bought this year. pulled the pic from instagram so its got a lot of noise..
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Old    Rance Taylor (DatTexasBoy)      Join Date: Aug 2012       09-24-2012, 6:56 PM Reply   
2009 2500 HD 2wd, 2012 MB 21 TC
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