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Forum: 2004 - 2008 F150 09-06-2014, 06:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 370
Posted By CaptFX4
x2. I was thinking the same thing. That's where...

x2. I was thinking the same thing. That's where it started for me. Added spacer then needed tires and rims. It never ends.
Forum: 2004 - 2008 F150 08-24-2014, 07:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 710
Posted By CaptFX4
If you're getting 15 in town, take it and run. ...

If you're getting 15 in town, take it and run.

I average 11-12 mpg in town.
Forum: 2004 - 2008 F150 07-24-2014, 05:02 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 766
Posted By CaptFX4
You might be waiting for awhile. The drivers side...

You might be waiting for awhile. The drivers side doesn't go bad that often. It is more of an issue on the pax side only.

That being said, my pax side ticking drove me nuts so I had it changed...
Forum: 2004 - 2008 F150 07-18-2014, 09:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,315
Posted By CaptFX4
Thanks, capt. I've decided to wait before going...

Thanks, capt. I've decided to wait before going into the timing chain. I need to read up more on VCT and now the exhaust manifold. Never would have thought that could be this issue.

I get rough...
Forum: 2004 - 2008 F150 07-18-2014, 05:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 432
Posted By CaptFX4
I used a piece of aircraft aluminum. Anything...

I used a piece of aircraft aluminum. Anything like that will work. Set the piece behind the fan, traced the outline with a marker and then cut. Did that for top and bottom. Definitely can tell a...
Forum: 2004 - 2008 F150 07-18-2014, 03:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 432
Posted By CaptFX4
This is the fan I bought. Amazon.com:...

This is the fan I bought.

Amazon.com: Universal 7" SLIM Red PULL/PUSH Reversible Electric Radiator Engine Bay Cooling Fan: Automotive...
Forum: 2004 - 2008 F150 07-16-2014, 08:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 432
Posted By CaptFX4
That seems a little high. So let me ask these: ...

That seems a little high. So let me ask these:

What state are you in and type/size hills are you going up? Grade, distance etc.

What speed are you trying to hold?

Is the truck downshifting...
Forum: 2004 - 2008 F150 07-10-2014, 08:34 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,315
Posted By CaptFX4
Now, I am getting ready to do the cam phasers and...

Now, I am getting ready to do the cam phasers and timing guides. I have noise upon cold start and suspect the timing guides or tensioners may have failed. Today my CEL is on likely for mis fires and...
Forum: 2004 - 2008 F150 07-09-2014, 09:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 812
Posted By CaptFX4
Wow. Where are you located? That seems...

Wow. Where are you located? That seems excessively high. Depending on what you get, rebuilt, new etc, you should be in the $2000 -$3500 range. Some use jasper trannys so ask around about those.
...
Forum: 2004 - 2008 F150 07-07-2014, 08:31 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 186
Posted By CaptFX4
Ran 05 FX4 3 laps at Watkins Glen

If you ever get the chance, go to Watkins Glen race track and run 3 laps there. We were camping in the area and I saw an ad that said 3 laps for $25. I drove to the gate 2 entrance talked to the...
Forum: 2004 - 2008 F150 06-29-2014, 07:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 723
Posted By CaptFX4
PHP is Power Hungry Performance. Google them and...

PHP is Power Hungry Performance. Google them and their site should be able to help you out.

That's where my custom tunes came from as well.
Forum: 2004 - 2008 F150 06-25-2014, 08:45 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 942
Posted By CaptFX4
Same situation for me as danorules. I have over...

Same situation for me as danorules. I have over 45K on my Hawk LTS brake pads and they still have plenty of life left. I tow at TT that is 7K lbs and never have had any problems stopping or chewing...
Forum: 2004 - 2008 F150 06-21-2014, 08:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 723
Posted By CaptFX4
You'll get a few opinions but it comes down to...

You'll get a few opinions but it comes down to your preference. The edge works great if your truck is stock. Definitely wakes it up. I went with the edge because I like to monitor different...
Forum: 2004 - 2008 F150 06-08-2014, 06:30 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,367
Posted By CaptFX4
I ended up ordering from Autoanything. Did a lot...

I ended up ordering from Autoanything. Did a lot of internet searching for the best price and when I found one, they guarantee to price match so I went with them as I've ordered through them before...
Forum: 2004 - 2008 F150 06-07-2014, 07:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,367
Posted By CaptFX4
Well sometime has passed and I finally got the XD...

Well sometime has passed and I finally got the XD Misfits that I was looking at. They're 18x9 with 0 offset. Wrapped them in some Nitto Terra Grapplers LT285/65 r18. Only thing left to do is change...
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