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Old 01-11-2005, 02:38 PM
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Boat: 1998 Ski Nautique
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Originally Posted by Ric
yes, my 6.0 has a 3.73 axle and is absolutely perfect combo for pulling (and not pulling) BUT the new half ton crew (5'8" box) only comes with the small (5.3) v8 and 3.42 axle OR 4.10 axle. I think the truck would be great but am concerned about the 5.3(much lower torque than a 6.0) combined with the high rear axle ratio.
Sorry, forgot to mention that my Ford has the 5.4L V8. Tows like its not there.
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