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Old 09-09-2008, 09:55 AM   #29
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We pull our 1991 25ft. Classic with an F-250 diesel, this is a great truck to pull the Airstream and we wouldn't consider an F-150 due to the mountain ranges we pull it over, we have been very pleased with the comfort of the captains chairs in the truck, we recently went from pulling a 2005 16ft. CCD (Bambi) with a Lincoln Aviator (V8) and honestly, the ride didn't seem much better, certainly didn't have a better sense of control pulling like the F-250 does.
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Old 09-09-2008, 10:49 PM   #30
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Would love to tow an Airstream with a new Caddy Escalade but they just won't pull the Airstream of my choice. What a comfy vehicle that SUV is!
Hi, that Caddy has about 103 horsepower and 62 lbs more torque [@ 1650 more RPM] than my Lincoln. But the tow rateing is about 1,500 lbs less. [7,400 / Caddy and 8,900 / Lincoln.
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Hi, that Caddy has about 103 horsepower and 62 lbs more torque [@ 1650 more RPM] than my Lincoln. But the tow rateing is about 1,500 lbs less. [7,400 / Caddy and 8,900 / Lincoln.
Go figure
I've always loved pickup trucks and especially my Duramax so I reckon I'll just have to suffer
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