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  1. navajochief
    04-20-2016 10:01 AM - permalink
    navajochief
    Hey GregsSD,

    I came across your thread as I was researching re-gearing my truck. I also have a 2005 6.0 F350 SRW SB CC. I am having my truck re-geared with 4.30's. I too run 35 x 12.50 tires on 18" wheels. I also as well was towing a '05 Weekend Warrior FS26 which I recently traded in for a '16 Keystone Fuzion 325. When I towed my WW it also felt boggled down with no power. Shifts would be stuck in 2nd or 3rd gear when climbing grades which I hated. What has been your overall experience with 4.30's. I'm really interested to hear what it's like to tow with as well as daily drive. My truck is my daily driver but I don't speed. What are your RPM's at 65 mph? Are you able to maintain good speed and in a higher gear than 2nd or 3rd when climbing up say 6% grades? One last thing how long did you allow the "break in" period before you began towing? I'm re-gearing using Ford OEM gears. Dana's upfront and Sterling 10.5 in the rear.
    Thanks again.

    Mark
  2. GregsSD
    05-03-2012 06:24 PM - permalink
    GregsSD
    I did not have to use any load resistors, I changed my flasher out for an electronic one and that works perfect! I believe it is an EP-27 Electronic
  3. barobbin
    05-02-2012 08:27 AM - permalink
    barobbin
    Hi I saw that you have installed the switchback LEDs on your truck. I just got mine in and want to install them but they don't give you any directions... What wire did you hook your resistor up to? I don't know if the lights are the same on the 6.0's or if you had to get a load resistor but please let me know.
    Thanks,
    Brad

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  • About GregsSD
    State/Province
    California
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    Interests
    4x4's, Quads, etc.
    Exact Location
    Santa Rosa, CA
    Ride
    2005 crewcab 4x4
    Engine
    6.0 factory turbocharged
    Cab Configuration
    Crew Cab Short Box
    Drivetrain
    Single Rear Wheel 4X4
    Tranny type
    Torqshift
    Tires
    All Terrain
    Modifications
    5" lift, 35x13.50 Extreme A/T's
    Primary Vehicle Use
    Daily driver & everything else
    Horsepower
    0.0
    1/8 Mile ET
    0.000
    1/8 Mile MPH
    0.00
    1/4 Mile ET
    0.000
    1/4 Mile MPH
    0.00
  • Signature
    2005 F-250 CC/SB 4x4 medium wedgewood blue
    5" lift, 5" Donahoe rear springs, 35x13.50 MTZ's, 18x12 Fuel Hostage wheels, 4.30 gears, Banks 4" exhaust, Airraid intake, SCT from Innovative, ARP headstuds, Bulletproof ficm, Bulletproof EGR cooler, Scangauge II, Randy Ellis Design lightbar, Street Scene flares, Harpoon mod, Zoodad mod, LED 2010 taillights, Switchback LED front turn signals

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11-29-2016
04:27 PM - DaveP. quoted GregsSD in post Bought new GEM and low range still won't work
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11-20-2016
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04:51 PM - StickyRooster quoted GregsSD in post Bull bar/light bar questions
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10-30-2016
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05-03-2016
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03-12-2016
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