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Old 07-11-2009, 08:18 AM
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k i've heard a many people talking and saying that a 5.4 f150 will out pull a 5.7 hemi 1500, so in your say who will pull more, i gotta go with the hemi not just cause that's what i drive but it's got more hp and tq, what do u think?
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One of the deciding factors here would be the rear gear ratio. If both trucks have the same gearset, I'd go with the HEMI.
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They may be talking about the rated weight on the chassis. Sometime Dodge lists their weights a bit lower than the other manufacturer's, yet we all know they will outpull anything out there.
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i say dodge .................................. here you decide

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I had an Expedition with the 5.4L and the 4sp auto tranny. I'm not sure about the rear end, but I think it was a 3.55 (or whatever the Ford version is) I've not got the 5.7L HEMI Ram with the 5sp auto tranny. I'm pretty sure I've got the 3.73 rear end.

Both trucks had the 'towing package' complete with tranny and oil coolers. I think the Expedition I think had the limited slip.

Long story short. The Ford had a towing capacity of around 6K pounds. We all know the HEMI Ram's capacity is over 7K....

Just what I've deluded myself into believing....

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yeah i would have to agree that the ford really wouldnt have a chance with same gear and being half ton against half ton or 3/4 vs 3/4 ya know
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I drive an 06 F250 Super Duty at work with the 5.4 and what a gutless wonder . My 5.9 gas motor would give it an a_ _ kickin .
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