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Old 12-01-2012, 11:55 PM
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Why is the ram payload so low? Crew cab 6 ft bed automatic is 2000 to 2180...

F250 is over 3000lbs

Towing a gooseneck trailer and need 2200 to 2500 payload.

Cummins will pull it, but I'm concerned the truck shouldn't take the weight.
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what year 2500 ?
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truck will handle the weight just fine I pull a 53' goosenck all the time.there was an article a while back about the actual tow rateings. What I do know around here the dot is more concerned about your tire rateings. I went with my dodge cause it seems to handle it a ton better than then the fords and hell chevys just sag from the start
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I know that on my truck (a 2004) that the truck is the same for a 2500 as a single rear wheel 3500, the only difference being the rear spring pack. If I wanted to make my truck just as good as a single rear wheel 1 ton, I'd just add air bags.
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