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Just picked up my 350 on Saturday and I discovered the first thing I don't like about the new truck. Opened the hood to stare at the engine for a bit. Realized that I really could not really see it because I'm not tall enough. The trouble started for me when I decided to close the hood! Man, that thing is UP there! I made sure that nobody(wife) was looking and grabbed a step ladder.
I'm about 5' 6 3/4", however I have a couple of plastic steps to sit or stand on for garden or maintenance use that raises me some 20-24 inches. That, in the past, has allowed me to put oil/trans fluid in while the truck is on the ramps. Scrming- from your picture, I am going to see less of the engine than my v10.
Too funny Timberghost....how height challenged are you....I get mine tomorrow, i'll have to check that out. I'm 6'3".
Same height here, no hood closing issues..
On the other hand, my head is close to the roofs interior, seat is all the way down and angled far enough back for my 1 year old to kick my seat (greeeaaaat). Not alot of room for those with the moonroof.
2011 F350 - 6.2 CC, LB, 4.30s, Lariat Ultimate pkg, FX4, Amp steps, Lockpick, AC LC6i, JL HD900/5, JL 13TW5, JL C5-570's, Bilstein 7100 stabilizer, Rancho RS9000XL's, Leveled w/ 35" Toyo M/T's and 5 Star tuned
**Sold - 2000 F250 V10, 6.5" Pro Comp, 37" Toyo MT's
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