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Old 03-10-2015, 07:51 PM   #11
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You need to see what size bolts you have on it, when I changed mine the torque was 210ft. Lbs just google torque spec and go with that. It is also different torque dry vs lubed threads.

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Old 03-11-2015, 07:25 AM   #12
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Originally Posted by davel1971 View Post
all the brands have deeper pickup boxes than they used too. Good for everything EXCEPT 5th wheel towing.
And reaching over the sides to get something out of the bed.


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Old 03-11-2015, 11:37 AM   #13
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And reaching over the sides to get something out of the bed.
MTN GUY, I installed folding side steps under the bed just behind the cab. on my 3500HD. They work great.
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Old 03-11-2015, 06:27 PM   #14
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5th wheel to box clearance

I found a single step Werner brand step in the ladder dept. at Lowes for $14.00, perfect for the F250 FX4, have no problem reaching the handle on my B&W.

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