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Forum: 2015+ F150 12-24-2014, 11:40 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,580
Posted By parkland
There are likely lots of parts that will never...

There are likely lots of parts that will never hit 300,000 miles on those little diesels.
I suspect the following parts will die before 300,000...

Injectors and or fuel pump
DPF
EGR coolers /...
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 12-24-2014, 11:31 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 903
Posted By parkland
I suspect gasoline would actually be easier to...

I suspect gasoline would actually be easier to find, and be available sooner.
There are more places refining gasoline than ULSD, so gasoline supply should come online sooner.
Also trains, trucks,...
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 12-24-2014, 12:24 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 903
Posted By parkland
Do it! ;) We were thinking of getting a golf...

Do it! ;)

We were thinking of getting a golf cart or something but this thing has turned out to be a great vehicle.
My wife doesn't really go more than 10 miles from town with it, but even...
Forum: 2015+ F150 12-24-2014, 12:18 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,580
Posted By parkland
CNG would be practical for city buses. Or...

CNG would be practical for city buses.
Or trains, because many tanker cars could carry the fuel and not even be an issue.
Forum: 2015+ F150 12-23-2014, 08:43 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,580
Posted By parkland
I don't know if you noticed but lots of talk in...

I don't know if you noticed but lots of talk in recent years about natural gas and gasoline.
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 12-23-2014, 01:56 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 903
Posted By parkland
You can get them in canada without governors on...

You can get them in canada without governors on them.
Ours is a daihatsu 4x4 with ac and heat, it goes 110 km/h wide open, and actually pretty easy to drive on the highway. Oh yeah we also have...
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 12-23-2014, 01:48 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 903
Posted By parkland
Probably the best investment a person could make...

Probably the best investment a person could make for a doomsday situation would be chainsaws and wood stoves.
All the northern states and canada would need heat in an emergency situation and not...
Forum: 2014+ Transit 12-23-2014, 12:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 191
Posted By parkland
The OP's years of average costs included a lot of...

The OP's years of average costs included a lot of time where diesel was cheaper than gas though. For a few years now, diesel has been the same price and more than gas, the next 10 years on the new...
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 12-23-2014, 12:21 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 903
Posted By parkland
http://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.ford-trucks.com-vb...

http://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.ford-trucks.com-vbulletin/800x600/80-mini_trucks_front_line_04_27_07_003_e8896a02634ed0aed99e3f6528d79032dfa4d119.jpg


Just a pic I found online.
These things...
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 12-23-2014, 12:14 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 903
Posted By parkland
After now owning one, I would suggest the best...

After now owning one, I would suggest the best bug out vehicle might be one of the tiny japanese mini trucks.They are relatively cheap, you can get 4x4, and they are about the size of a golf cart...
Forum: 2015+ F150 12-23-2014, 11:58 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,580
Posted By parkland
This guy knows what hes talking about.

This guy knows what hes talking about.
Forum: 6.4L Power Stroke Diesel 12-22-2014, 01:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 631
Posted By parkland
Most places dont let you fuel while it's running

Most places dont let you fuel while it's running
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 12-22-2014, 12:59 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 903
Posted By parkland
There are a few truck like the deuce that are...

There are a few truck like the deuce that are street legal, and really cheap to buy.
6x6 2.5 to 5 ton trucks that get about 10 mpg, and can barely attain highway speed.
Usually 10,000$ will get...
Forum: 2014+ Transit 12-22-2014, 12:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 191
Posted By parkland
Not much help here, but it would be nice to know...

Not much help here, but it would be nice to know what fuel prices are going to do. Where I live diesel doesn't seem to have come down in price at all. This is a big decision considering how long you...
Forum: General Diesel Discussion 12-21-2014, 11:39 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 5,171
Posted By parkland
Yup been looking at a few options. No idea...

Yup been looking at a few options.
No idea what the winner will be yet.
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