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post #29 of (permalink) Old 01-15-2017, 12:28 PM
wingsnut
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Re: 2019 Ford Ranger

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Originally Posted by AM222 View Post
I wonder what else makes up the 300lb+ difference between the Ranger XL with a 2.5 Gasoline engine and with the 2.2 diesel.
Tougher engine construction, heavier crankshaft, larger exhaust, turbocharger... I wonder if that would add 300lb.
Did not mention turbo system, as I often think of that as part of the exhaust system. But exhaust from head to tip really is heavy for Diesels. That's a big part of it.

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