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Whose is towing with their ecodiesel, and what are they hauling? Looking at purchasing a 2015 Ecodiesel Ram 1500, I know it is perfectly capable of towing my 16ft trailer with zero turn mowers, but can it haul a mini ex, skid steer, or small tractor?
 

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8k is about the sweet spot for this truck. My toy hauler is usually between 7500 and 8k depending on toys, but it pulls a ton of wind. Advantage you have is very little frontal area when towing that equipment. Just keep an eye on the oil temp when accelerating uphill, it will tend to climb a little. Oil temps in the 240's is normal when towing heavy.
 

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Welcome, first post!

So what rear end ratio does the one you are looking at have? 3:55 and 3:92 are the two available. The 3:92 is usually rated to pull over 8000 lbs. the other just under that.

Ratings are not absolute and any tow a bit more than the ratings. What you talk of towing is probably under the weight and going just locally. I would suggest you would be satisfied.
 
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