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Old 06-25-2014, 02:16 PM   #1
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Which TV to purchase

We took delivery on our new Jayco Jay Light 28BHBE in April. Our TV is a Ford F150. We are looking to purchase another TV and wanted some feedback on Chev. 2500, Ford 250, or Dodge 2500. We have graduated from tent to TT so this is a whole new world for us.
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Old 06-25-2014, 02:20 PM   #2
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Oooo boy this will be good!!!
I guess I will say GO RAM the cummins engine is awesome!!!


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Old 06-25-2014, 02:22 PM   #3
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If you were to take the best qualities from all three and put those things into one truck I'd tell you to get that one but since I'm a Chevy guy I'll tell you to stick with the Fords. Seriously all three are good and will get the job done.
This will be a interesting thread to say the least.
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The Cummins is the best engine for pulling, but the Allison transmission in the GM trucks is far superior to what the other two offer, and the Duramax is a good engine as well. Other than that, I prefer the looks, ride and over all comfort of the GM. Fords, I don't/wouldn't even consider.

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I'm a F150 Ecoboost refugee. I've always been a Ford guy, and had my heart set on a 2013 F350 XLT with the 6.7 Scorpion. As a favor to a friend I checked out a 2013 Chevy 3500HD LT+ with the 6.6 Duramax. I felt the Chevy's interior was lacking but the driving experience was better, so I chose the Chevy.

I'd say try out all 3. You can't go wrong and all 3 will pull the 28BHBE without blinking.

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Old 06-25-2014, 03:08 PM   #6
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Buy any of them with a Ford badge on it, it's up to you.
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Old 06-25-2014, 03:10 PM   #7
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Dodge if you can get the 5.9L Cummins. Ford if you can get the old 7.3L Powerstroke.

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Old 06-25-2014, 03:22 PM   #8
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Thanks for all the replies. Looks like I will get to do a lot of test driving and option choices. I'm not really a Dodge guy but will try that option too.
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Old 06-25-2014, 07:09 PM   #9
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There is absolutely nothing wrong with Ford's 6.7 liter. It will pull with anything out there. Use to be GM made the strongest transmission with its Allison. Truth is both Ford and Dodge have made big increases in there transmission strength and durability. I don't think there is a any reason to say one is better then the other. Except for personal preference. I personally like the Ford diesel with the 3:55 gears. I had a 2008 Chevy with the duramax and Allison transmission. I did not care for the electronic shift setup in the transmission. I'm sure GM has changed it since then. That gave me a bad taste for GM. That is what personal preference is all about.
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All 3 are great vehicles so go drive em all and if they all feel the same to you, choose the best negotiated deal.

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