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Forum: 2004 - 2008 F150 02-21-2015, 06:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 182
Posted By CaptFX4
I had the same issue a couple of years ago. I...

I had the same issue a couple of years ago. I thought it was a bad speaker in my driver side door so I went ahead and bought Polk speakers for all of the doors trying for a little upgrade. I...
Forum: 2004 - 2008 F150 01-18-2015, 07:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 353
Posted By CaptFX4
I added a 2" level on my 4x4 and it sits dead...

I added a 2" level on my 4x4 and it sits dead level.

My guess is you'll need a 1.5" to 2" for the rear. The best way to do this is take a tape measure and measure from the ground to the bottom...
Forum: 2004 - 2008 F150 01-10-2015, 08:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 330
Posted By CaptFX4
You will be fine towing that weight. My 05 has...

You will be fine towing that weight. My 05 has the 3.73 gears but I added air bags to the rear and have an edge programmer custome tuned. I really like monitoring my tranny and engine coolant temp...
Forum: 2004 - 2008 F150 01-07-2015, 09:12 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 709
Posted By CaptFX4
There was something about the duratracs I didn't...

There was something about the duratracs I didn't like but can't remember what. I think it had to do with the sidewall and I read reviews where people said they would get a lot of roll side to side...
Forum: 2004 - 2008 F150 01-07-2015, 08:59 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 709
Posted By CaptFX4
When I was looking for tires a little while back,...

When I was looking for tires a little while back, I was down to the same exact choices you listed. I ended up buying the nitto terra grappler AT 285/65 r18.
It's been a great tire with no issues for...
Forum: 2004 - 2008 F150 12-03-2014, 05:28 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,107
Posted By CaptFX4
X2. If they're not willing to work with you...

X2. If they're not willing to work with you especially on a truck that's less than 100%, move on.
Forum: 2004 - 2008 F150 12-01-2014, 10:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 561
Posted By CaptFX4
I'm guessing personal opinion. Looks like he has...

I'm guessing personal opinion. Looks like he has one so maybe bad experience.

I have had an edge for 5 years now. It's plug and play and wakes up a stock truck. It's also nice to be able to...
Forum: 2004 - 2008 F150 12-01-2014, 10:00 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,107
Posted By CaptFX4
I had a similar issue of a ticking noise coming...

I had a similar issue of a ticking noise coming from pax side. Was loud when cold and disappeared when warmed up. Turned out to be the pax side exhaust manifold was bad. Had it fixed and no...
Forum: 2004 - 2008 F150 09-06-2014, 06:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 457
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: 858
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: 1,090
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: 1,493
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: 511
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: 511
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: 511
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...
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