Links for 2009 + Towing & hauling


OEM / aftermarket rear sway bar for F350 - Diesel Forum - TheDieselStop.com
http://www.thedieselstop.com/forums/f151/oem-aftermarket-rear-sway-bar-f350-300368/
Wondering about the benefit of a rear sway bar? Before/after TT towing impressions show a big improvement.
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Type: HowTo Tech Topic: Towing & hauling
Year: 1999, 2000, 2001 ... 2010, 2011, 2012
Make/Model: Ford F250, F350

Understanding weights (specifically 3500 mega cab): GVWR of the Doge 3500 MegaCab SRW and DRW
http://www.rv.net/forum/index.cfm/fuseaction/thread/tid/25680987/srt/pa/pging/1/page/3.cfm
Why is the MegaCab GVWR so much lower than a comparable Quad Cab? Short answer: the rear springs are soft. Details in the thread.
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Type: Specs Tech Topic: Suspension, Towing & hauling
Year: 2006, 2007, 2008 ... 2010, 2011, 2012
Make/Model: Dodge 3500, 3500DRW

Comparing the payloads for truck campers for Ford F-350 and various years of F-450 pickups and chassis cabs
http://www.rv.net/forum/index.cfm/fuseaction/thread/tid/24971170.cfm
Comparing the Ford F-350, F-450 pickup (2008-2010, and 2011+) and the F-450 cab/chassis. Owners talk about experiences hauling truck campers with each.
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Type: Buying Advice Tech Topic: Suspension, Towing & hauling
Year: 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011
Make/Model: Ford F350DRW, F450CC, F450PU, F550CC

GM 6spd vs 4spd Tranny Chart
http://www.rv.net/forum/index.cfm/fuseaction/thread/tid/25292086/srt/pa/pging/1/page/1.cfm
GM owners discuss towing with the 4L80e 4 speed automatic versus the new 6 speed. Some comments deal with towing with older GM automatics (TH400) that have a very high first gear (2.48:1). Includes a comparison spreadsheet showing the differences.
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Type: Discussion Attributes: Numbers Tech Topic: Towing & hauling
Year: 1991, 1992, 1993 ... 2009, 2010, 2011
Make/Model: Chevrolet 1500, 2500HD, 3500, 3500DRW Engine: GM 5.3L V8, 6.0L V8

Chevy 6.0L: get the 4.10 or not?
http://www.rv.net/forum/index.cfm/fuseaction/thread/tid/25183267.cfm
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Type: Discussion, Tow report Tech Topic: Towing & hauling
Year: 2009, 2010, 2011
Make/Model: Chevrolet 2500HD, 3500, 3500DRW Engine: GM 6.0L V8

Axle ratios: 2011 Chevy 6.0L with 4.10 or 3.73?
http://www.rv.net/forum/index.cfm/fuseaction/thread/tid/23930744.cfm
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Type: Discussion, Tow report Tech Topic: Towing & hauling
Year: 2009, 2010, 2011
Make/Model: Chevrolet 2500HD, 3500, 3500DRW Engine: GM 6.0L V8

RV.Net Open Roads Forum: Towing: Dodge 2500 5.7 Hemi
http://www.rv.net/forum/index.cfm/fuseaction/thread/tid/24729462.cfm
Thread discussing towing experiences with the 2009+ Hemi
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Type: Tow report Tech Topic: Towing & hauling
Year: 2009, 2010, 2011
Engine: Dodge 5.7L V8