Links for 6.2L V8


Possible Towing/Power Issues on steep grades - Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/1327339-possible-towing-power-issues-on-steep-grades.html
A 6.2L owner discusses running the transmission on tow/haul vs manual mode. A number of responses prefer manual.
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Type: Tow report
Year: 2015
Make/Model: Ford F250 Engine: Ford 6.2L V8

2014 Ultimate Three-Quarter-Ton HD Challenge: PickupTrucks.com
PickupTrucks.com tests 3 gas engine pickups on a variety of courses, loaded and unloaded, towing and not.
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Type: Published review
Year: 2015
Make/Model: Chevrolet 2500HD; Dodge 2500; Ford F250 Engine: Dodge 6.4L V8; Ford 6.2L V8; GM 6.0L V8

How about a 4L Ecoboost V8, now that the 6.2L is dead in the F150 - Ford Motor Company Discussion Forum - Blue Oval Forums
http://www.blueovalforums.com/forums/index.php?/topic/55692-how-about-a-4l-ecoboost-v8-now-that-the-62l-is-dead-in-the-...
Discussion of Ford's future engine plans in the MDT gas market. Includes insider views on the V10's replacement by the 6.2L in the 250/350.
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Type: Product rumors Engine: Ford 6.2L V8, 6.8L V10

Put the 6.2 to the test today - Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/1267298-put-the-6-2-to-the-test-today.html
A Ford 6.2L owner reports on towing a 16K 5th wheel around the western US.
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Type: Tow report
Year: 2012
Make/Model: Ford F350DRW Engine: Ford 6.2L V8

My 6.2 trip report - Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/1260777-my-6-2-trip-report.html
A former V10 owner describes his new 6.2L 4.30 towing experience: The 6.2 never missed a beat and with 2900 miles on it the oil is down 1/8 on the dipstick. After the 6.2 adapted to towing it really came alive and had no problems pulling our ...more
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Type: Tow report
Year: 2012
Make/Model: Ford F350DRW Engine: Ford 6.2L V8

new 6.2 vs old 3v v10 - Page 2 - Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/1250757-new-6-2-vs-old-3v-v10-2.html
Owners of 2V and 3V V10s compare driving and towing with the 6.2L V8. The guys coming from a 5.4 feel the extra power, but us guys coming from the V10 where spoiled with torque of the engine. After putting 16,000K miles on the truck now still ...more
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Type: Tow report Make/Model: Ford F250, F350, F350DRW Engine: Ford 6.2L V8, 6.8L V10

2013 Millersburg Meet (Ohio truck meet) results with HD video! - Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/1251825-2013-millersburg-meet-results-with-hd-video.html
A rematch of previous efforts, with a few different trucks. Five trucks pull 15K up a hill, with videos for each pull. For the first time an F-150 Ecoboost makes the run. Here's who came out: bthr22 (Ryan) - 2000 F250, 2WD V10, 3.73 gears ...more
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Type: Tow report Attributes: Video
Year: 2000, 2001, 2002 ... 2010, 2011, 2013
Make/Model: Ford F150, F250, F350, F350DRW Engine: Ford 3.5L V6 TT, 6.0L V8, 6.2L V8, 6.7L V8, 6.8L V10

Driving and towing with Ford's 3V V10 vs the 6.2L V8
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/1177579-considering-selling.html
Posters discuss driving differences in the two Ford mills. well this week took the new truck on the highway loaded, :-( lets just say not an enjoyable drive, best it got into was 4th gear, it fluctuated between 3-4 gears repeatedly at 60-65 mph, ...more
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Type: Drive report, Tow report Engine: Ford 6.2L V8, 6.8L V10

Comparing towing with the 6.7L to the 3.5L and 6.2L
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/1194483-thoughts-on-alternative-options-to-our-fantastic-6-7-engine.html
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Type: Tow report
Year: 2011
Make/Model: Ford F250 Engine: Ford 3.5L V6 TT, 6.2L V8, 6.7L V8

My new F-350 gasser - Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/1194665-my-new-f-350-gasser.html
What oil weight to run in a new 6.2L? Stay with the Ford recommended 5W-20, even in hot environments. Responses from a police fleet mechanic with high mileage Crown Vics (CVPI) saying 5W-20 worked well for them even in Chicago heat and long idles.
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Type: Discussion Tech Topic: Engine Make/Model: Ford F250 Engine: Ford 6.2L V8

First Drive Review: 2010 6.2-liter V-8 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor - PickupTrucks.com News
http://news.pickuptrucks.com/2010/04/first-drive-review-2010-6-2-liter-v-8-ford-f150-svt-raptor.html
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Type: Published review
Year: 2010
Make/Model: Ford F150-SVT Engine: Ford 6.2L V8

2011 6.2L Arrived today with Video - Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/948401-2011-6-2l-arrived-today-with-video.html
6.2L dyno results, with comparisons to the 6.8L V10.
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Type: Specs Attributes: Dyno results, Video Tech Topic: Engine
Year: 2011
Make/Model: Ford F250 Engine: Ford 6.2L V8, 6.8L V10

PickupTrucks.com - Special Reports
http://special-reports.pickuptrucks.com/2010-heavyduty-shootout.html
2010 Heavy Duty Pickup Shootout, with instrumented testing empty and towing, flats and grades.
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Type: Published review
Year: 2010
Make/Model: Chevrolet 2500HD, 3500DRW; Dodge 2500, 3500DRW; Ford F250, F350DRW Engine: Dodge 5.7L V8, 6.7L I6; Ford 6.2L V8, 6.7L V8; GM 6.0L V8, 6.6L V8

F350 6.2L Towing 10k Lbs Video - Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/985159-f350-6-2l-towing-10k-lbs-video.html
Videos from the cab for the 6.2L towing a fiver. Other posts add videos of 6.8L.
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Type: Tow report Attributes: Video
Year: 2011
Make/Model: Ford F250 Engine: Ford 6.2L V8, 6.8L V10

First Drive Review: 2011 Ford F-150 Introduction and 3.7 V-6, Part 1 - PickupTrucks.com News
http://news.pickuptrucks.com/2010/09/first-drive-review-2011-ford-f-150-introduction-and-37-v-6-part-1.html
First drive of the 2011 F-150 and each of the four new engines.
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Type: Published review
Year: 2011
Make/Model: Ford F150 Engine: Ford 3.5L V6 TT, 3.7L V6, 5.0L V8, 6.2L V8

Update - 2012 GAS F-250 with Trailer Tow Experience
http://www.rv.net/forum/index.cfm/fuseaction/thread/tid/25940958.cfm
Detailed towing report on the 6.2L Ford V8.
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Type: Tow report
Year: 2012
Make/Model: Ford F250 Engine: Ford 6.2L V8

Who switched from a diesel? - Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/1132119-who-switched-from-a-diesel.html
Towing experiences with Ford diesels (6.0, 6.4L and 6.7L) and gassers (6.2L). Includes talk about maintenance costs.
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Type: Tow report
Year: 2011, 2012
Make/Model: Ford F250, F350, F350DRW Engine: Ford 6.2L V8, 6.7L V8

Dyno Charts: Ford F-150 5.0L and SuperDuty 6.2L, at the rear wheels
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/1029759-5-0l-vs-6-2l.html
A tuner, 5 Star, posts a dyno chart of an 5.0L F-150 and a 6.2L F-350. The 5.0L shows more rear wheel torque and horsepower, likely due to the driveline losses being much higher in the SuperDuty.
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Type: Specs Attributes: Numbers, Dyno results, Upgrade/Aftermarket Tech Topic: Engine
Year: 2011, 2012
Make/Model: Ford F150, F250, F350 Engine: Ford 5.0L V8, 6.2L V8

2011 Ford SVT Raptor SuperCrew First Drive - Motor Trend
http://www.motortrend.com/roadtests/trucks/1103_2011_ford_svt_raptor_supercrew_drive/
Motor Trend shakes down the 2012 Raptor in the frozen northlands of Michigan.
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Type: Published review Attributes: Video
Year: 2012
Make/Model: Ford F150-SVT Engine: Ford 6.2L V8

2011 Pickup Truck Of The Year - Four Wheeler Magazine
http://www.fourwheeler.com/roadtests/129_1103_2011_pickup_truck_of_the_year/viewall.html
Comparing the F-150 Raptor, Chevy 2500HD 6.6L, and F-250 6.7L. "While this year's Four Wheeler Pickup Truck of the Year competition might remind some of a favorite move franchise that offers a predictable plot with an inevitable ending, we take ...more
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Type: Published review
Year: 2011
Make/Model: Chevrolet 2500HD; Ford F150-SVT, F250 Engine: Ford 6.2L V8, 6.7L V8; GM 6.6L V8