General Truck Tech Do you have a question that doesnt apply to a certain make or model, ask it here!

Undecided Truck Buyer

  #1  
Old 01-04-2018, 12:16 PM
Beginner
Thread Starter
Join Date: Jan 2018
Posts: 1
Default Undecided Truck Buyer

Hi, I will be buying a truck in the next week or so. I need a truck to haul loads 2-3 times a month. The most I would haul would be 10k.

I am interested in the 2009-2014 F150 crew cab and the 2014-15 Silverado 1500 double cab 5.3L with the Max Trailering package. If I get an F150 I am
uncertain about the 3.5L ecoboost and the 5.0L V8. However I would want the max towing package in the F150.

Give me pros and cons of each truck and/or engine. If you have towed with either truck, I would be interested in hearing your mpgs while hauling as well as MPGs with no load. What are the average maintenance costs of each? I want to hear your experiences.
 

Last edited by Silver Outlaw; 01-04-2018 at 12:33 PM.
Related Topics
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
soncheebs
New Member Area
2
03-30-2016 01:02 PM
Hemi N Haw
Dodge/ Ram 1500 Forum
7
08-01-2012 03:02 AM
Antiping
Report Concerns, Make Suggestions, & Get Help Using The Forum
2
12-18-2010 01:10 AM
bigjames
General Truck Tech
2
08-25-2010 03:57 PM
Mudd92
Chevy Silverado/ GMC Sierra Forum
17
07-11-2009 10:59 PM


Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Quick Reply: Undecided Truck Buyer


Featured Sponsors
Vendor Directory

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

© 2019 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.