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Forum: 2009 - 2014 F150 07-10-2016, 07:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 279
Posted By Augster
You have to pull out the strut (and hence your...

You have to pull out the strut (and hence your existing spacer) to install the 5100s so chuck the spacer and get the lift solely from the 5100s.
Forum: 2009 - 2014 F150 07-05-2016, 12:56 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 507
Posted By Augster
Have the 6.2L in my Platinum 2WD SuperCrew...

Have the 6.2L in my Platinum 2WD SuperCrew standard bed with max tow package (including tow mirrors). It was the sole reason why I bought the truck, and it was cheap too because the used car dealer...
Forum: 2009 - 2014 F150 06-27-2016, 12:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 148
Posted By Augster
I forgot to mention that I would recommend a...

I forgot to mention that I would recommend a system that offers digital video input (HDMI or VGA) in case you wanted to connect digital-output only devices, such as iPhone 5/6. Although there are...
Forum: 2009 - 2014 F150 06-27-2016, 10:40 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 304
Posted By Augster
Craigslist, local eBay auction, and canvassing...

Craigslist, local eBay auction, and canvassing your local auto recyclers are the most likely sources. Just be prepared to wait a long time for the right set at the right price...
Forum: 2009 - 2014 F150 06-27-2016, 09:44 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 148
Posted By Augster
From looking at all the aftermarket offerings,...

From looking at all the aftermarket offerings, you will have to go with custom headrests due to how the 2009-2014 factory headrests have a forward tilting slant to them. The aftermarket ones appear...
Forum: 2004 - 2008 F150 06-18-2016, 10:59 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 359
Posted By Augster
Having had a 2004 F150 SC 4x4 5.4 as well as a...

Having had a 2004 F150 SC 4x4 5.4 as well as a 2009 SC 4x4 5.4, plus a 2003 Expy 4.6 and a 2004 Expy 5.4, my experience is to stay away from the 4.6: you will get more power and comparable gas...
Forum: 2009 - 2014 F150 06-04-2016, 11:01 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,009
Posted By Augster
Silly me. Whining when no one answered but in...

Silly me. Whining when no one answered but in reality here you were with all the money, time, knowledge, experience, hook-ups. And answers.

I'm just a tool.
Forum: 2009 - 2014 F150 06-04-2016, 10:51 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 771
Posted By Augster
I think "best" is very subjective and is...

I think "best" is very subjective and is dependent upon your needs and the primary use of your truck and its bed (hauling large, bulky items that are higher than the bed rails or not, for example). ...
Forum: 2009 - 2014 F150 06-02-2016, 11:26 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,009
Posted By Augster
From everything you've mentioned thus far, both...

From everything you've mentioned thus far, both here and in your original post, this just seems like a bad deal all around:

1) You don't even know how and where to go about looking for...
Forum: 2009 - 2014 F150 05-28-2016, 01:13 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,009
Posted By Augster
I forgot to add one very important drawback to...

I forgot to add one very important drawback to salvaged titles: all factory warranties are null and void (if there were any remaining to begin with); the vehicle would only be eligible for recalls.
Forum: 2009 - 2014 F150 05-27-2016, 10:39 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,009
Posted By Augster
I've purchased several salvaged titled cars in...

I've purchased several salvaged titled cars in the past. You have to determine what its eventual future resale value is (which already is tough to forecast for clean titled cars), minus the initial...
Forum: 2009 - 2014 F150 04-05-2016, 11:52 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,927
Posted By Augster
If your mostly a street driver, then 2.5" may be...

If your mostly a street driver, then 2.5" may be acceptable to you. But any dirt road driving, and certainly any trail/true off-road driving, I wouldn't recommended it due to the aforementioned...
Forum: 2009 - 2014 F150 04-03-2016, 03:19 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,927
Posted By Augster
It's not about "fitment." By raising the front...

It's not about "fitment." By raising the front suspension using spacers, shocks, or adjustable spring perches, you are moving the Upper Control Arm geometry closer towards maximum extension, thereby...
Forum: 2009 - 2014 F150 04-02-2016, 03:39 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,927
Posted By Augster
Congrats! But no way would I ever go past 2"...

Congrats!

But no way would I ever go past 2" as you'll be bouncing your UCA off the spring (annoying clanks) many times from rebounds, judging by the fact that it appears you will be doing a lot...
Forum: 2009 - 2014 F150 04-01-2016, 06:56 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,927
Posted By Augster
For one thing, comparing a 6.2 to the "new" 5.0...

For one thing, comparing a 6.2 to the "new" 5.0 available only in the 2015+ F-150 is disingenuous, because for a prospective buyer looking at a 2011-2014, only the "old" 5.0 at 360 HP/380 TQ is...
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