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New F-350 Hd Front end

Discussion in 'Ford Trucks' started by mike33, Aug 8, 2006.

  1. mike33

    mike33 Senior Member
    Messages: 335

    I just purchased a new 06 350 6.0 lariat nice truck i will post pics next month when i put new plow mounts on.Any way this truck is a 11,200 gvw snow plow prep package and has a 6000 lb. font end gvw. I was impressed my last 2 trucks 03 350 and 00 250 with plow prep had only 5200 lb font end. This truck also has coil springs that does in fact give shorter turning. I think my boss v plow probably will not shake this front end. Has any one else have a front like this?
  2. Big Dog D

    Big Dog D PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,134

    I belive they were introduced on the F-350's late in the run of 04's and that all of the 05's got em.
  3. jkiser96

    jkiser96 Senior Member
    Messages: 401

    Stout Truck

    I have had a 96' F-350 and a 01' F-350 before my 06' & the 06' holds the V-Plow beter than either of the other two. I have the same setup you have & plowed with it lst year with not one single problem in frond end.
  4. Pristine PM ltd

    Pristine PM ltd PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,891

    We have an 06 F-350 reg cab and it sags about one inch with our Blizzard 810. You hardly notice the weight with this truck.
  5. 4evergreenlawns

    4evergreenlawns Senior Member
    Messages: 552

    I am running a 05, 06, and 07 F-350 with the coil springs PSD. and Plow Prep, and Blizzard 810's. I will say a set of Timbrens will work wonders for you if you are stacking lots of snow and getting over curbs. The turning radius is great.
  6. sbrennan007

    sbrennan007 Senior Member
    Messages: 350