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Old 10-21-2005, 13:01   #1 (permalink)
Ned Gatewood
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CAN I TOW THIS BOAT?

I want to tow a significant distance a boat and trailer weighing about
8,000 to 9,000 pounds with my 1973 Ford pick-up, which has about 60,000
actual miles. The plate on the door, which I can't decipher, reads:
F10YPM80143
Max. GVW 4,800
Model F102
Trans G
Axle 02
Cert. net HP 151
RPM 4000
DSO 58

Is this possible, or am I asking for trouble????

Thanks.
Ned

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Old 10-31-2005, 17:01   #2 (permalink)
Murph
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Re: CAN I TOW THIS BOAT?

I'd recommend renting a U-Haul. That truck isn't suited for that much
weight. That's got lawsuit written all over it.

Ned Gatewood wrote:
> I want to tow a significant distance a boat and trailer weighing about
> 8,000 to 9,000 pounds with my 1973 Ford pick-up, which has about 60,000
> actual miles. The plate on the door, which I can't decipher, reads:
> F10YPM80143
> Max. GVW 4,800
> Model F102
> Trans G
> Axle 02
> Cert. net HP 151
> RPM 4000
> DSO 58
>
> Is this possible, or am I asking for trouble????
>
> Thanks.
> Ned

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