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Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 07-03-2010, 09:37 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,983
Posted By Polar Skipper
Both Reese and Equali-Zer (sp) make WD hitches...

Both Reese and Equali-Zer (sp) make WD hitches that are designed to work with boat trailer hydraulic surge brakes. I use a Reese for my 9,000lb boat and trailer. It works very well and I can lock the...
Forum: 6.2L V8 06-26-2010, 08:33 PM
Replies: 511
Views: 35,925
Posted By Polar Skipper
2200km (1367m) on mine - so far city empty is...

2200km (1367m) on mine - so far city empty is 20L/100km (11.7mpg) which is less then expected.
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 06-10-2010, 02:52 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,103
Posted By Polar Skipper
my 2003 SD was the same. No off/on switch. Here...

my 2003 SD was the same. No off/on switch. Here in the NWT it made sense but not if you live a lot further south. cheers
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 06-01-2010, 11:24 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 11,610
Posted By Polar Skipper
I've only got approx 1500km (930m) but so far i'm...

I've only got approx 1500km (930m) but so far i'm getting:

Highway 2 adults/500lb concrete patio stones - 15L/100km (19mpg Imp 15mpg USA)

City two adults - 17L/100km (16mpg Imp 13mpg USA)...
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 06-01-2010, 12:24 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,544
Posted By Polar Skipper
if you can wait till July I'm going to be pulling...

if you can wait till July I'm going to be pulling my 9,000lb boat and trailer about 3500 miles.
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 05-30-2010, 09:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,544
Posted By Polar Skipper
gives a whole new meaning to the term "lip sync"...

gives a whole new meaning to the term "lip sync" :-missingt
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 05-30-2010, 06:18 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,544
Posted By Polar Skipper
Wink 6.2L exhaust sound

brings back memories. Many years ago (good old 60's) we used to run dual straight pipes packed with steel wool (until it rusted out) for that cool stock car sound. I thought I had outgrown the urge...
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 05-28-2010, 02:50 PM
Replies: 165
Views: 43,016
Posted By Polar Skipper
I now have 1300Km (807m) on my 2011 6.2L SD and...

I now have 1300Km (807m) on my 2011 6.2L SD and love everything about it. I have the XLT XTR two tone adobe, grey interior and have no problem with it. Did a 600 mile trip on Saturday and the seats...
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 05-26-2010, 10:56 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 5,299
Posted By Polar Skipper
thank you for the info. I'm moving to Ontario in...

thank you for the info. I'm moving to Ontario in July from the NWT and have just purchased a 2011 F-350 with a GVWR of 10,800lbs, primarily to use for pulling my 9,000lb boat and trailer. I was...
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 05-24-2010, 04:50 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 895
Posted By Polar Skipper
yup - the 6.2L gas. I think the diesel is rated...

yup - the 6.2L gas. I think the diesel is rated for 8000 on the hitch and 15000 with a WDH. Not sure though don't have the specs in front of me.
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 05-24-2010, 11:51 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 895
Posted By Polar Skipper
Sounds like a GM troll but on the same note why...

Sounds like a GM troll but on the same note why is it always so hard to find if a dually is being talked/bragged about or a srw. You have to take a magnifying glass to the bottom of the page and this...
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 05-24-2010, 11:39 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 768
Posted By Polar Skipper
excellent article. I just went through this with...

excellent article. I just went through this with my dealer on my 2011 and described it in another thread. I'm going to be towing 9,000lbs of boat and trailer across Canada this summer and rest...
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 05-23-2010, 08:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 868
Posted By Polar Skipper
I received my new 6.2l two weeks ago and now have...

I received my new 6.2l two weeks ago and now have 800 miles on it - 600 of which were put on yesterday. On the highway at 60mph, 400lbs of cement patio stones in the box - 2 adults I got 16mpg USA...
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 05-21-2010, 03:01 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,576
Posted By Polar Skipper
I've now got a whoppin 65 miles on mine and the...

I've now got a whoppin 65 miles on mine and the gas mileage is horrible - about 11mpg in town according to the onboard computer. Going for a 600 mile road trip tomorrow to put some highway miles on...
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 05-18-2010, 10:35 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,143
Posted By Polar Skipper
my local ford dealer was embarrassed when I...

my local ford dealer was embarrassed when I pointed out the warning on the hitch. In all our initial conversations about the purchase of the truck they assured me it would handle my boat with no...
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