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View Poll Results: Would you rather have a v6 or a v8?
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Old 03-08-2013, 07:01 PM   #1
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V8 vs V6

Alright i have always been a huge fan of the v8 motor's I am a ford guy yes :/ I like the v6 motor's but i do a whole lot of towing so in the end what motor would be better suited for my task's at hand? What do you guy's like in the v6 vs v8?
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Old 03-08-2013, 07:17 PM   #3
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For towing I would take the raw power of a v8 all day.
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Old 03-08-2013, 07:23 PM   #5
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Old 03-08-2013, 07:24 PM   #6
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Old 03-08-2013, 07:25 PM   #7
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Old 03-08-2013, 07:25 PM   #8
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Old 03-08-2013, 07:26 PM   #9
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Old 03-08-2013, 07:26 PM   #10
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Old 03-08-2013, 07:27 PM   #11
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its never a "vs" imo.

Match the load and tow weight to the truck/engine. If its 6000lb id go v-8. 4000, its your call. Not really a matter of better to me, but what you might be comfortable with and margin of safety.
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Old 03-08-2013, 07:31 PM   #13
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Old 03-08-2013, 07:32 PM   #14
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since you are a ford guy, then you ought get an egoboost engine. v6 , better than a v8 ...sorta, tons of power, 20 mpg or so when not towing. No idea how reliable they are though
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If your constantly towing, get a diesel, if your a 3 days a week tower get the v8, if you tow 2 weekends a month get the v6
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If the V8 was an option in this truck I'd have it. I am like you, I love V8s and nothing runs like a V8. Although I really wouldn't need it, got a 67 Ford F250 with a 390 big block in it for all the big heavy jobs. It's primary purpose is plowing though.
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Old 03-09-2013, 07:19 AM   #19
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Yeah i feel the same nothing beats a v8 for towing is it still good for every day tho?
And i do like the v10 idea :]
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Old 03-09-2013, 07:38 AM   #20
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I would but it was a question. On what Tw likes :]
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