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Forum: 6.2L V8 07-29-2014, 11:13 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,952
Posted By BigMix
When we pull, it is usually around 8,000. We...

When we pull, it is usually around 8,000. We have drive up multiple 6, 7, and 8% grades. I have even driven 70mph up one of those 4 mile long 6% grades. I was at 4500rpm.. I didn't lock out 6th,...
Forum: 6.2L V8 07-27-2014, 05:50 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 539
Posted By BigMix
There are several comments throughout this forum...

There are several comments throughout this forum that support this statement.. I too noticed differences at 500, 1000, 3000, and now at 10,000.
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 07-27-2014, 05:37 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,064
Posted By BigMix
I can never get more than 30 gals in my 35 gal...

I can never get more than 30 gals in my 35 gal gas tank. I have never liked the idea of not knowing exactly how much fuel I really have left. Is it too much to ask to have an accurate gage?
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 07-25-2014, 11:56 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,267
Posted By BigMix
I don't believe he specified no power just XL. I...

I don't believe he specified no power just XL. I have XL with power everything but the seats.. With a crewcab I wanted to be able to control the kids windows.

mpd61- you will miss having the...
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 07-25-2014, 03:59 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 735
Posted By BigMix
I have had a 1000 in my bed and it only dropped...

I have had a 1000 in my bed and it only dropped about 2". However 1939 is still 1939. Do you have 2wd or 4wd? 4wd sits a little higher than 2wd.

When you loaded the concrete did you set it all...
Forum: 6.2L V8 07-23-2014, 10:45 PM
Replies: 236
Views: 124,929
Posted By BigMix
We just wrapped up an 11 day Mid-West and Great...

We just wrapped up an 11 day Mid-West and Great Plains trip from GA through TN, KY, IL, WI, MN, ND, SD, IA, NE, MO, KY, TN and then back to GA. 4157 total miles driven. That left me with just under...
Forum: 6.2L V8 07-23-2014, 08:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,432
Posted By BigMix
As I read that again, it was clear you were...

As I read that again, it was clear you were referring to the trailer. Too long of a day at work I guess.:-banghead
Forum: 6.2L V8 07-23-2014, 08:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,432
Posted By BigMix
As for brakes, my understanding was that all 13's...

As for brakes, my understanding was that all 13's and newer had larger rotors than the 11's and 12's. I didn't even realize that there was a better option.
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 07-22-2014, 09:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 521
Posted By BigMix
I just had a somewhat similar experience last...

I just had a somewhat similar experience last week while driving I40 East bound between Memphis and Nashville. The road has several potholes with bad patch jobs. While doing 70ish we would hit and...
Forum: 6.2L V8 06-29-2014, 11:35 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,411
Posted By BigMix
The government is just as involved with corn. ...

The government is just as involved with corn. Just look at the subsidizes and regulations for fuel mixtures.. The same argument could be made for CNG as well.

Just get me back to $1.00/gal and...
Forum: 6.2L V8 06-29-2014, 11:15 PM
Replies: 236
Views: 124,929
Posted By BigMix
All 2011 and newer have a Manual Mode. You can...

All 2011 and newer have a Manual Mode. You can shift gears by buttons.
Forum: 6.2L V8 06-23-2014, 08:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 642
Posted By BigMix
Definitely at 3K. There lots of metal pieces...

Definitely at 3K. There lots of metal pieces floating around and are filling up your filter. The dealership offered a free first oil change with Motorcraft Synblend. At 8K I switched to Mobil 1. ...
Forum: 6.2L V8 04-06-2014, 07:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 596
Posted By BigMix
I looked him up the other day because I was...

I looked him up the other day because I was wondering the same thing. He is now a moderator for another forum within FTE. He is probably really busy keeping things straight.
Forum: 6.2L V8 03-20-2014, 09:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,518
Posted By BigMix
I have seen several diesels broken down on the...

I have seen several diesels broken down on the side of the road lately with guys working under the hood.
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 03-18-2014, 09:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 758
Posted By BigMix
6.2 is the way to go, however if you are...

6.2 is the way to go, however if you are sensitive about fuel economy forget about a 7000lb truck with a gas engine. I have a 7200lb beast with a 385hp heart beating under the hood. It does get...
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