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post #1 of 16 Old 06-04-2014, 10:07 AM Thread Starter
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Bout to attempt my 1st tow job with my truck. Really hoping she's goy enough in her to get it home. Headed to pic up my kiddos bday present. Wish me luck
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... you're worried about a diesel 7.3 not having enough to tow a kid's birthday present? What on earth are you getting them?
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... you're worried about a diesel 7.3 not having enough to tow a kid's birthday present? What on earth are you getting them?


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Your truck should not have any trouble towing a rolling smiley face. Just tie it down so it doesn't roll off the trailer.
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I'd be willing to bet your truck would tow that just fine, even if the boat were full of water

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Pretty sure you could have just sat it on the bed and not noticed it either

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After I did my exhaust I feel like I've lost 100 hp

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You must have done it wrong then

What did you do to it anyway?

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Kid I bought her from cut 34 inches of pipe out guessing the muffler. Was right under the cab. Had 4 inch pipe run from the dp back. Sounds like a Cummins now. Doesn't run as good

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