lookin at plows... - Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums



Michigan Chapter Join Chapter, Leader: Toyman

lookin at plows...

Reply
 
 
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
  #1  
Old 01-30-2008, 04:56 PM
meangreenie03 meangreenie03 is offline
New User
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Posts: 2
meangreenie03 is starting off with a positive reputation.
lookin at plows...

hey anybody with a 97-03 f150 running a plow?

if so, what are you guys running? Im looking at the blizzard speedwing 760, but want to know whats working for everyone else(and what isnt)

lemme know!
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 01-30-2008, 08:20 PM
fordtruckman's Avatar
fordtruckman fordtruckman is offline
Postmaster
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Kzoo
Posts: 2,834
fordtruckman is a splendid one to beholdfordtruckman is a splendid one to beholdfordtruckman is a splendid one to beholdfordtruckman is a splendid one to beholdfordtruckman is a splendid one to beholdfordtruckman is a splendid one to beholdfordtruckman is a splendid one to behold
I have seen a few 97-03 f150's have plows on them. All varying though some Western, blizzard, boss. I personally have a Boss plow and really like it. But i know some people that have had western's and really like them. Its really your call.
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 01-30-2008, 08:25 PM
fordtruckman's Avatar
fordtruckman fordtruckman is offline
Postmaster
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Kzoo
Posts: 2,834
fordtruckman is a splendid one to beholdfordtruckman is a splendid one to beholdfordtruckman is a splendid one to beholdfordtruckman is a splendid one to beholdfordtruckman is a splendid one to beholdfordtruckman is a splendid one to beholdfordtruckman is a splendid one to behold
Also, forgot to tell you that it wouldnt hurt to look at multiple dealerships. I looked at two dealerships and the first one wanted $3475 for the plow and the wiring harness. The second wanted $3950 for the plow and harness but i talked him down to $3475 because he was closer to my house. Good luck.
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 01-30-2008, 09:50 PM
Toyman's Avatar
Toyman Toyman is online now
Michigan Chapter Ldr
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Location: Wayland, MI
Posts: 11,291
Toyman has a superb reputationToyman has a superb reputationToyman has a superb reputationToyman has a superb reputationToyman has a superb reputationToyman has a superb reputationToyman has a superb reputationToyman has a superb reputationToyman has a superb reputationToyman has a superb reputationToyman has a superb reputation
Great deal on a Western, you would need a bracket for your F150 though. I put an add in the forum by the top of this section (thanks Talyn). PM me for pictures.

Toyman
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 02-05-2008, 08:53 PM
tjbeggs's Avatar
tjbeggs tjbeggs is offline
Post Fiend
 
Join Date: Apr 2004
Location: Silver Lake Dunes, MI
Posts: 12,834
tjbeggs is a name known to alltjbeggs is a name known to alltjbeggs is a name known to alltjbeggs is a name known to alltjbeggs is a name known to alltjbeggs is a name known to all
I love my Blizzard! Put a few on F-150's too. never plowed with them though just installed.
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 02-06-2008, 02:07 AM
Talyn's Avatar
Talyn Talyn is offline
Post Fiend
 
Join Date: Oct 2003
Location: Franklin, TN
Posts: 17,129
Talyn has much to be proud ofTalyn has much to be proud ofTalyn has much to be proud ofTalyn has much to be proud ofTalyn has much to be proud ofTalyn has much to be proud ofTalyn has much to be proud ofTalyn has much to be proud of
I would highly recomend a composite material for your f150 due to the problems it will be on the front TTB.

The TTB susspension just isnt' the best for plows. Its a performance susspension, not a workhorse.

Edit

Wait, I think that ford moved to a front susspension like the chevy in 97 f150 didnt' they?
97 f150 was horrible. My uncils always has so many problems.
Reply With Quote
 
 
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Snow plow package 03SUPERDUTY250 1999 to 2016 Super Duty 14 10-04-2010 09:39 PM
Stock height? 03SUPERDUTY250 1999 to 2016 Super Duty 15 04-14-2010 05:54 PM
Blizzard 810 on a F-250 V-10 ?? Firefighter 1406 1999 to 2016 Super Duty 6 11-30-2009 08:55 AM
Western Snow Plow ultraclassic 1999 to 2016 Super Duty 12 09-21-2004 11:32 PM
snowplowing which is best? stover007 1999 to 2016 Super Duty 20 08-25-2003 10:00 PM


Go Back   Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums > >

Tags
760, blizzard, speedwing

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:01 PM.


This forum is owned and operated by Internet Brands, Inc., a Delaware corporation. It is not authorized or endorsed by the Ford Motor Company and is not affiliated with the Ford Motor Company or its related companies in any way. FordŽ is a registered trademark of the Ford Motor Company.