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What mods for pulling a 48' gooseneck?

This is for a friend that has a 2000 F-350 7.3 DRW CC 2wd 6spd. He is going to buy a 48' trailer. What mods do you recommend? He has a superchips on it with exhaust.


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I would get an air-bag setup or an add-a-leaf. They work wonders with big trailers like that!
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no mods are needed the truck will pull it fine stock.
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Does he have gauges along with the superchips? Airbags would be a nice mod for that.

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I'd go with gauges. Thats a pretty big trailer and the vitals of the drivetrain should be watched.

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He thinks it already has add a leafs...I recommended gauges to him.

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air bags are always nice but since there is gonna be so much strain on the truck I would definitly get gauges to watch how that superchips is pushing the engine
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a better flowing intake couldnt hurt anything either
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thats alot of trailer man it wil be a load

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Get really good brake pads, airbags and good brake controller.

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