Originally Posted by XXXJ
Remember those published numbers are the max rated GCVW. As you approach or exceed those numbers your safety factor decreases. If your rated at 5k and towing 5k you might want something more.
I personally don't like towing with IFS anything, but thats just preference.
And just to keep things in perspective, I can visualize the difference between a Dana 35/44 axle and a Dana 60/70.
A half-ton pick up is for towing a couple sleds and transporting the family dog or occassional fat chick.
Yeah you're right and so is Mclovin, he needs at least an F450.
Give me a break.