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9 2 or 8 2 on 2500

Discussion in 'Boss Plows Discussion' started by GreenAcresFert, Oct 12, 2009.

  1. GreenAcresFert

    GreenAcresFert Senior Member
    Messages: 219

    always have run 82's but just bought a dmax and know that it can handle pushing that much more snow. Question is....whats the longterm effect (front end, frame) if any with running a 9 2 on a 2500. I do all commercial so think it would be very beneficial. Thanks, Bryan
  2. big pusher

    big pusher Senior Member
    from ohio
    Messages: 129

    You have to remember that the d-max weighs more than a gasser so there is already additional weight on the front axle. Just food for thought.
  3. Grampa Plow

    Grampa Plow Senior Member
    from Midwest
    Messages: 274

    Check the GVW of your front axle, then weigh just the front. Add the plow weight and see what you have.