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11-12-2012, 07:20 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 92,263
Posted By drh1175

Easy choice. Ford! I love my truck!

Easy choice. Ford! I love my truck!
08-05-2012, 07:31 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,982
Posted By drh1175

I bought mine for pulling my 29' Camper boat...

I bought mine for pulling my 29' Camper boat etc... I really wanted a diesel. But after owning it for 16 months already I forgot all about the diesel. Quite frankly this truck pulls like a diesel...
06-10-2012, 07:20 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 7,186
Posted By drh1175

I have the truxedo on mine and couldnt be...

I have the truxedo on mine and couldnt be happier. I looked at them both as well. I like the fact that the truxedo's velcro moves for expansion. In the end Truxedo is what my dealer sold. Honestly...
05-13-2012, 09:26 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,906
Posted By drh1175

I use 87 most of the time. I have run premium a...

I use 87 most of the time. I have run premium a few times and it seems to add 1 or 2 MPG but not enough to warrant its use for the price difference. I to have came accross a couple stations here in...
05-13-2012, 09:18 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 10,227
Posted By drh1175

Also the EcoBoost is a very reliable engine....

Also the EcoBoost is a very reliable engine. Everyone I talk to loves theirs. My dealer who has sold many has had very little if any issues to date. And the few have been minor. The 6.4 Powerstroke...
05-13-2012, 09:03 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 10,227
Posted By drh1175

Being that you already own a Powerstroke that...

Being that you already own a Powerstroke that would be a tough one. It comes down to how often you pull that trailer. The Ecoboost will tow it no problem if you get the Max Tow package. But don't...
05-13-2012, 08:45 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,745
Posted By drh1175

Congrats, you will love it. I love mine. I wish I...

Congrats, you will love it. I love mine. I wish I could have gotten a Lariat but I didn't want to spend that kinda money. The 38k I spent on mine was more than enough! Honestly I love my XLT I have...
03-03-2012, 09:53 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 92,263
Posted By drh1175

If you compare a loaded f150 vs a basic diesel...

If you compare a loaded f150 vs a basic diesel you are right. But a similarly equipped the diesel would be quite a bit more. Plus the higher maintance costs. I really wanted a diesel. But after...
03-02-2012, 12:44 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 92,263
Posted By drh1175

PrinceV. I have owned my 2011 F150 since April. I...

PrinceV. I have owned my 2011 F150 since April. I use it to tow my 29 foot Travel trailer. Before ordering my F150, Max Tow. I was dead set on a diesel. My Wife told me no Diesel. I was a little...
11-27-2011, 08:09 AM
Replies: 174
Views: 35,560
Posted By drh1175

I have the Ecoboost, I get about 17 overall. I do...

I have the Ecoboost, I get about 17 overall. I do have the 3.73 max tow and she has some serious torque so I don't expect to get the best MPG and my huge mirrors can't help. All in all 2.5 mpg better...
11-19-2011, 02:03 AM
Replies: 123
Views: 12,239
Posted By drh1175

I wanted one until I bought my Ecoboost. Honestly...

I wanted one until I bought my Ecoboost. Honestly it has all the power a f150 diesel would have. And with Gas almost a dollar cheaper than diesel who would want one. At this point I just don't see a...
11-19-2011, 01:49 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 8,707
Posted By drh1175

These new engines are the S**t. I was a skeptic...

These new engines are the S**t. I was a skeptic about the 3.5 Ecoboost I drove one and bought one. I wanted a powerful engine that can pull my 8000lb Camper. I have 7000 miles on mine and I can tell...
11-19-2011, 01:40 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 6,221
Posted By drh1175

I like synthetic oil as I use a lot of Amsoil and...

I like synthetic oil as I use a lot of Amsoil and Mobil 1 in my small engines, Atv and Tractor. I have gone back and fourth. I decided to stick to Motorcraft synthetic blend. Ford Stands behind this...
11-19-2011, 01:27 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 6,221
Posted By drh1175

I am getting 18 mpg average on Hwy and 16 overall...

I am getting 18 mpg average on Hwy and 16 overall around town and hwy combined. If I baby on hwy 60mph I can get close to 20. I bought the 3.73 for towing power and that this truck has! I drive my...
08-07-2011, 08:46 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,626
Posted By drh1175

I noticed the same thing I only have 2600 miles...

I noticed the same thing I only have 2600 miles on mine but I am getting a soot buildup on my tail pipe. I am also only getting 16.5 mpg average with my max tow. I was thinking it is part due to the...
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