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Forum: 2009+ F150 08-19-2014, 02:30 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,106
Posted By Butl85
I'm pretty sure the 5.0 was designed/developed in...

I'm pretty sure the 5.0 was designed/developed in around a year for its debut in the 2011 Mustang. I remember reading an article where ford told its designers what they wanted it to do and they came...
Forum: 2016 Super Duty 08-18-2014, 07:05 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,792
Posted By Butl85
What will the sales gimmick of a turbo 5.0 be? ...

What will the sales gimmick of a turbo 5.0 be?

I know for 4 and 6 cylinders they say "power of a v6 gas mileage of a 4, or power of a v8 mileage of a v6".

"Torque of a diesel, mileage of a...
Forum: 6.2L V8 06-28-2014, 02:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,433
Posted By Butl85
That is your capacity. For 15.5 you are going to...

That is your capacity. For 15.5 you are going to need a diesel. I would have to look it up but I think the only 6.2 that might put you near 15,500 is a 350 single cab with 4.30 gears.
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 03-27-2014, 08:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 344
Posted By Butl85
That is what I had thought in the past because it...

That is what I had thought in the past because it sounds just like same noise the Advance Trac makes when you are sliding around a corner on ice. But I have tried turning off and it still does it. ...
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 03-27-2014, 05:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 344
Posted By Butl85
2013 F350 Popping in Front End

2013 F350 4x4, 5k miles. When turning at slow speeds and going slow on rough surfaces my truck has a knock/popping coming from the front end. I live in interior Alaska so today I finally decided it...
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 03-20-2014, 04:38 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,950
Posted By Butl85
Traded in my 2011 150 FX4 because payload for my...

Traded in my 2011 150 FX4 because payload for my truck after passengers/cargo was about 980, hitch weight of all of the toy haulers we were looking at was well over 1000. The 350 will pull it with...
Forum: 2015 F150 02-09-2014, 09:48 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,512
Posted By Butl85
That is not true. The ecoboost was based of the...

That is not true. The ecoboost was based of the duratec motor. I am sure the ecoboost engine had to be beefed up but they designed it off the 3.5 duratec.
Forum: 2015 F150 01-29-2014, 09:47 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,425
Posted By Butl85
The super duty has all of the same stuff you can...

The super duty has all of the same stuff you can get in a 150
Forum: 2015 F150 01-05-2014, 02:33 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 6,392
Posted By Butl85
I am sure you were meaning the same but I would...

I am sure you were meaning the same but I would like to also add this.... All of the auto manufacturers are forced to figure out ways to get better MPG. Which at this point in our current technology...
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 12-07-2013, 12:35 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,918
Posted By Butl85
I would not get one if I lived in a city for sure...

I would not get one if I lived in a city for sure but anywhere else I have found you adapt pretty quick. Before I bought mine I thought "damn that this is a bus!". But after driving it a few days...
Forum: 6.2L V8 12-07-2013, 12:26 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,982
Posted By Butl85
I get about what everyone else is. 90% of my...

I get about what everyone else is. 90% of my driving is 25-35MPH so I usually sit around 12mpg. Can average 16 on a good 7 hour road trip. The other day I did the usual 30mi into town and was...
Forum: 2009+ F150 11-26-2013, 09:21 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,278
Posted By Butl85
Well, thing is a twin turbo ecoboost at 3000rpm...

Well, thing is a twin turbo ecoboost at 3000rpm and 15lbs of boost is going to burn about the same about of fuel a small v8 at 5000rpm would. Boost = fuel. Ecoboost looses all of its economy...
Forum: 2009+ F150 11-14-2013, 02:22 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,967
Posted By Butl85
Also consider 10-15% of 9000 would possibly put...

Also consider 10-15% of 9000 would possibly put you at 1350 for tongue weight depending on how your trailer is built and loaded, which is a safe percentage to keep it under control. Now if it does...
Forum: 6.2L V8 11-13-2013, 02:56 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,613
Posted By Butl85
Bought my truck in alaska so not sure if there is...

Bought my truck in alaska so not sure if there is a difference but I was looking at Lariats and the dealer had about 10 lariats with the 6.2 to choose from.

Have not updated my sig yet, 2013 F-350...
Forum: 2009+ F150 10-14-2013, 11:38 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,516
Posted By Butl85
I know both have already been mentioned but. ...

I know both have already been mentioned but. Blizzak's are the best studdless snow tire you can get hands down. IMO. Wife's AWD edge has these and even on packed down and smooth ice from 2+ weeks...
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