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Old 03-04-2012, 10:03 PM   #11
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We have a 07 f150 and a 08 3001w. Tows great will not win any races in the mountains but can keep up with the flow on the flats. We travel about 6000 miles per year and average 10.5 mpg.

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Old 03-04-2012, 10:04 PM   #12
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Originally Posted by johnleann
I pull a 2010 23fbs with a 2004 F150. I only have the 4.6 and it pulls hard sometimes but it goes. We were not supposed to "get" this big of trailer but when DW saw the camper, that was all she needed. I tried to make my point that we needed less camper or more truck, but you can see how that conversation worked out.
I use to have on 04 with the 4.6. Then I got a 2010 with the 5.4. What a difference. I think we're gone end up going with F250 diesel in next few years, cuz we want a 5er

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Old 03-04-2012, 10:21 PM   #13
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I think that when I go to upgrade my next TV will be the eco-boost. By the time I upgrade there should be quite a few on the market. Have been wanting diesel for long time for the torque factor but eco-boost looks good at this point. Who knows, there will prob be something better by then too.
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Old 03-05-2012, 04:51 AM   #14
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Enough said---------------

This is my F-150 2005 5.4L, PULRITE #3100 hitch, Firestone air springs. 2011
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Old 03-05-2012, 07:28 AM   #15
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I have a 2004 SuperCrew 4x4 with the 5.4 and it pulls our 2011 Surveyor SP-260 great.
Foothills of NC
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Old 03-09-2012, 09:22 AM   #16
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Towing my 30' Wildwood with 2011 Ford F-150 with 5.0 liter. It tows great and has good power and at 55 - 60 miles an hour I get about 9.7 miles a gallon pulling trailer. Very Happy with my camper and truck
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Old 03-09-2012, 10:44 AM   #17
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You guys are making me anxious to do the first tow in April with the new Eco!
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Old 03-13-2012, 09:15 PM   #18
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2011 F150 SCREW ECOBOOST with 3:55 rear axle. 2012 Wildwood 24QB back pack edition. Tows like you have no trailer back there.
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Old 03-13-2012, 09:57 PM   #19
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I tow my 318 Lacrosse with a 2010 F150 with the 5.4 and 3.73 gears. I think it tows great. Would love to have an eco..... maybe in a couple years...
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Old 03-22-2012, 07:04 PM   #20
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Have an 09 4x4 Crew cab, picked up 2012 Jammer 3008 in Sept from factory and only towed to home in Pa so far. Just getting ready to tow this spring. Did have a bit of sway coming home with unit, have installed equalizer hitch to see if that helps. Added computer plug in module and hi flow air system, truck pulls trailer interstate speeds fairly easy, milage runs between 10 to 12 towing.

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