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Forum: 2009 - 2014 F150 03-31-2014, 07:51 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 941
Posted By thomastl
Mine is 2013 4x4 off road w/ eco, supercrew,...

Mine is 2013 4x4 off road w/ eco, supercrew, 3:55. I get 17.5 highway at 74 mph.
I have gotten as high as 19mpg at 60 mph on a relatively flat road but that is it.
I had a 2011 same truck and I...
Forum: 2009 - 2014 F150 03-25-2014, 08:23 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,558
Posted By thomastl
Seems like it should be simple enough to do a...

Seems like it should be simple enough to do a reflash of the dash/body control computer and see if the problem goes away. I have had issues with sync reflash not taking the first time and causing...
Forum: 2009 - 2014 F150 03-24-2014, 02:40 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,710
Posted By thomastl
I have never had an issue with buying from one...

I have never had an issue with buying from one dealer and having them worked on at another dealer. If you run into an issue, call Ford 1-800 number. They will work it out for you.
Forum: 2009 - 2014 F150 03-19-2014, 08:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 470
Posted By thomastl
Why not just turn your sub boxes around and redo...

Why not just turn your sub boxes around and redo the wires to the side (if they are currently in the rear). That way any kid kicking the sub will just hit the back.
Subs are not directional (as you...
Forum: 2009 - 2014 F150 03-19-2014, 07:58 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,558
Posted By thomastl
Not normal if your talking about just cranking...

Not normal if your talking about just cranking and turning off the truck.
If your talking about removing the battery in terms of cycle power then yes.

I have had mine do it a few times and it...
Forum: EcoBoost (all engine sizes) 03-18-2014, 08:02 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,163
Posted By thomastl
TSB and recall info, just do a google search is...

TSB and recall info, just do a google search is what I do. I am sure others know a good way.
Nothing that I know will tell you what has been done other than the dealer or Ford. First oil change,...
Forum: EcoBoost (all engine sizes) 03-18-2014, 07:15 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,163
Posted By thomastl
As for the idle issue, that is something that...

As for the idle issue, that is something that people have noticed on some. Mine does not seem to do it but some do.

If your local ford dealer has a good service department or even better a good...
Forum: 2009 - 2014 F150 01-31-2014, 07:41 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 772
Posted By thomastl
Lay a blanket over the tailgate to protect while...

Lay a blanket over the tailgate to protect while loading. Then just slide it back to the cab and place a blanket between the washer and the bed and strap tight. The bedliner is designed to not...
Forum: 2009 - 2014 F150 01-28-2014, 07:16 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,710
Posted By thomastl
No. Ford engineers can tell and can void the...

No. Ford engineers can tell and can void the warrenty on the drivetrain depending on the issue.
I was told by my service manager that on a major fault the first thing Ford does is ask for the...
Forum: 2009 - 2014 F150 11-12-2013, 09:50 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,094
Posted By thomastl
With 9000 lbs towing you will be lucky to get...

With 9000 lbs towing you will be lucky to get 7mpg w/ the ecoboost unless it is all flat and your not running 70 mph.
I tow 6500 lb boat and I get 7 - 8 on the highway at 72 mph cruise set. There...
Forum: 2009 - 2014 F150 10-02-2013, 07:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 630
Posted By thomastl
My 11 Eco was very accurate (when I would fill up...

My 11 Eco was very accurate (when I would fill up it was within 0.2 gallons of what the computer said I had used).
My 13 Eco is always 1.0 to 1.2 gallons low on the computer when filling up.
I am...
Forum: 2009 - 2014 F150 08-20-2013, 08:56 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 804
Posted By thomastl
For the Ford warrenty the process that I just...

For the Ford warrenty the process that I just went thru in the US is: you provide the original selling dealer with a copy of the odometer certification that you signed as part of the trade. That...
Forum: 2009 - 2014 F150 08-13-2013, 07:15 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,562
Posted By thomastl
Speed on the highway is the biggest driver along...

Speed on the highway is the biggest driver along with the amount of hills in your area. I have studied this for a while and if you notice, most of the people getting 19+ on the highway are not...
Forum: 2009 - 2014 F150 07-25-2013, 07:13 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 988
Posted By thomastl
Mine is a Lariat and not the Platinum. I know...

Mine is a Lariat and not the Platinum. I know for a fact that my 2013 only has fans. They do not cool anything like my 2011. I had to dealer and they tore seats apart. Nothing wrong. Just does...
Forum: 2009 - 2014 F150 07-24-2013, 07:23 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 988
Posted By thomastl
The 13 does not use a thermoelectric device for...

The 13 does not use a thermoelectric device for the cooling. It is just a fan. I verified this with my service manager that knows his stuff. The 11 had the thermoelectric device. That is why...
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