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Towing Ratings For 2005 Ford Trucks, Vans & Cars with Travel Trailers, Fifth Wheels and Gooseneck Hitches

Includes ratings for towing with Receiver Hitch, Fifth Wheel and Gooseneck on Ford Trucks, SUV and Passenger Vehicles including Crown Victoria Econoline Cargo Van Edge Escape Expedition Explorer F-150 Flex Focus Fusion Mustang Ranger Super Duty F-250 SRW Super Duty F-350 DRW Taurus
Vehicle Engine Tow Limit (lbs.), Options Required Note: Equipment options designated by the letters are listed at the bottom

Vehicle, Engine, Tow Capacity 2WD/4WD, GCWR 2WD/4WD
FORD/LINCOLN/MERCURY
CAB & CHASSIS
F-350 Reg Cab SRW 5.4L V-8 11,500/11,100 18,000
6.8L V-10 12,500 (14,500/14,000) 21,000
6.0L V-8 TD 12,500 (15,900/15,500) 23,000
F-350 Reg Cab DRW 5.4L V-8 11,700/11,300 18,500
6.8L V-10 15,000 (16,200/15,700) 23,000
6.0L V-8 TD 15,000 (16,200/15,700) 23,500
F-350 SuperCab SRW 5.4L V-8 11,100/10,700 18,000
6.8L V-10 12,500 (14,100/13,600) 21,000
6.0L V-8 TD 12,500 (15,600/15,100) 23,000
F-350 SuperCab DRW 6.8L V-10 15,000 (15,800/15,300) 23,000
6.0L V-8 TD 15,000 (15,800/15,300) 23,500
F-350 Crew Cab SRW 5.4L V-8 10,900/10,500 18,000
6.8L V-10 12,500 (13,900/13,400) 21,000
6.0L V-8 TD 12,500 (15,400/14,900) 23,000
F-350 Crew Cab DRW 6.8L V-10 15,000 (15,600/15,100) 23,000
6.0L V-8 TD 15,000 (15,600/15,100) 23,500


F-450 Reg Cab 6.8L V-10 16,000 (18,400/18,100) 26,000
6.0L V-8 TD 16,000 (21,900/21,600) 30,000
F-450 SuperCab 6.8L V-10 16,000 (18,000/17,700) 26,000
6.0L V-8 TD 16,000 (21,500/21,200) 30,000
F-450 Crew Cab 6.8L V-10 16,000 (17,800/17,500) 26,000
6.0L V-8 TD 16,000 (21,300/21,000) 30,000


F-550 Reg Cab 6.8L V-10 16,000 (18,400/18,100) 26,000
6.0L V-8 TD 16,000 (24,800/24,500) 33,000
F-550 SuperCab 6.8L V-10 16,000 (18,000/17,700) 26,000
6.0L V-8 TD 16,000 (24,500/24,200) 33,000
F-550 Crew Cab 6.8L V-10 16,000 (17,800/17,500) 26,000
6.0L V-8 TD 16,000 (24,300/23,900) 33,000


(Ford cab & chassis ratings listed for shortest wheelbase models)
PICKUP
Explorer Sport Trac 4.0L V-6 5,300/5,080 EST 9,100
F-150 Reg Cab 4.2L V-6 5,600/NA 10,500
4.6L V-8 7,100/6,800 12,200
5.4L V-8 9,900/9,500 15,300
F-150 SuperCab 4.6L V-8 6,900/6,600 12,200
5.4L V-8 9,500/9,300 15,300
F-150 SuperCrew 4.6L V-8 6,800/6,500 12,200


F-250/350 SRW Reg Cab 5.4L V-8 12,000/11,600 18,000
6.8L V-10 (a) 12,500 (17,000/16,500) 23,000
6.0L V-8 TD 12,500 (16,500/15,900) 23,000
F-350 Reg Cab DRW 5.4L V-8 12,300/11,800 18,500
6.8L V-10 15,000 (16,700/16,200) 23,000
6.0L V-8 TD 15,000 (19,200/18,700) (b) 26,000
F-250/350 SuperCab SRW5.4L V-8 11,700/11,200 18,000
6.8L V-10 (a) 12,500 (16,600/16,200) 23,000
6.0L V-8 TD 12,500 (16,100/15,600) 23,000
F-350 SuperCab DRW 5.4L V-8 11,900/11,400 18,500
6.8L V-10 15,000 (16,300/15,900) 23,000
6.0L V-8 TD 15,000 (18,800/18,400) (b) 26,000
F-250/350 Crew Cab SRW 5.4L V-8 11,500/11,100 18,000
6.8L V-10 (a) 12,500 (16,400/15,900) 23,000
6.0L V-8 TD 12,500 (15,900/15,400) 23,000
F-350 Crew Cab DRW 6.8L V-10 15,000 (16,100/15,600) 23,000
6.0L V-8 TD 15,000 (18,700/18,300) (b) 26,000


Ranger 2.3L I-4 2,260/NA 5,500/NA
3.0L V-6 2,640/2,340 6,000
4.0L V-6 5,980/5,660 9,500
Ranger SuperCab 3.0L V-6 2,460/NA 6,000/NA
4.0L V-6 5,860/5,580 9,500
(a)Deduct 500 pounds for F-250.
(b) Must have TowBoss package for fifth-wheel towing. Deduct 2,500 pounds from fifth-wheel tow ratings and GCWR without TowBoss package.


SUV
Aviator 4.6L V-8 5,000/7,100 10,000/12,300
Escape 3.0L V-6 3,500 7,080/7,240
Excursion 5.4L V-8 7,600/7,200 14,500
6.0L V-8 TD, 6.8L V-10 11,000 20,000
Expedition 5.4L V-8 8,900/8,600 14,500
Explorer 4.0L V-6 5,760/5,380 10,240/10,000
4.6L V-8 7,140/7,000 11,600
Mountaineer 4.0L V-6 5,660/5,280 10,240/10,000
4.6L V-8 7,040/6,900 11,600
Navigator 5.4L V-8 8,600/8,300 11,900/12,200


VAN
E-150 PV 4.6L V-8 6,100/NA 11,500/NA
5.4L V-8 6,500/NA 12,000/NA
E-150 CV 4.6L V-8 6,500/NA 11,500/NA
5.4L V-8 6,900/NA 12,000/NA
E-250 CV 4.6L V-8 5,600/NA 11,000/NA
5.4L V-8 7,500/NA 13,000/NA
E-350 CV 5.4L V-8 7,300/NA 13,000/NA
E-350 PV 5.4L V-8 6,900/NA 13,000/NA
E-350 PV/CV 6.8L V-10 10,000/NA 17,700/NA
6.0L V-8 TD 10,000/NA 20,000/NA