What did you do to your 10th gen today? - Page 1373 - Ford F150 Forum - Community of Ford Truck Fans



What did you do to your 10th gen today?

Reply
 
 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 07-04-2014, 03:16 PM   #13721
Resident light whore
5 Year Member
 
BrowningSCrew's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Arkansas
Posts: 31,745
Thanked 698 Times in 594 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Mudder5 View Post

If i bought these is it possible to get them to light up with the truck if my factory mirrors dont have the lights in them?
Yes you just have to run wires from your signals and markers to them
BrowningSCrew is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-04-2014, 03:22 PM   #13722
Bacon Grower
5 Year Member
 
Hunttman01's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Iowa
Posts: 28,158
Thanked 169 Times in 140 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Mudder5 View Post
I couldnt leave it up for sale long..... It was killin me, ill stick with my 9mpgs
My 2500 chevy gets better mpg...
Quote:
Originally Posted by Mudder5 View Post

Thats pretty low for a 02? And the mods add more money and yes a 5.4 an thats just a startin price and im tryin to save up my money for somthin but its hard when it all goes into my tank
Mods don't add value...
Quote:
Originally Posted by Mudder5 View Post

If i bought these is it possible to get them to light up with the truck if my factory mirrors dont have the lights in them?
Yes. I wired mine on my chevy
Hunttman01 is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to Hunttman01 For This Useful Post:
Jacob.P93 (07-04-2014)
Old 07-04-2014, 03:29 PM   #13723
Senior Member
 
Jacob.P93's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Montana
Posts: 5,842
Thanked 82 Times in 81 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by MyFX4Project View Post
I can light them up for you... let me get some lighter fluid and a match. Tow mirrors look like *** on our trucks.
I have yet to see a set that look decent. Dhgfx4 or something like that with the massive green fx4 looks decent with them but I think they would look better with the stock mirrors with turn signals.
Jacob.P93 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-04-2014, 03:32 PM   #13724
Senior Member
5 Year Member
 
jferg92's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2011
Posts: 9,678
Thanked 170 Times in 161 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by jferg92 View Post

Cleared, go for it
Quote:
Originally Posted by Jacob.P93 View Post

I have yet to see a set that look decent. Dhgfx4 or something like that with the massive green fx4 looks decent with them but I think they would look better with the stock mirrors with turn signals.
I'm waiting honey lol
jferg92 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-04-2014, 03:32 PM   #13725
Built Ford Tough
 
Ftruck150's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2014
Posts: 1,376
Thanked 165 Times in 107 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Hunttman01 View Post

Mods don't add value...
Good to see someone out there gets it!

Love when you see a car/truck for sale and they have all the mods listed, with the price of each mod next to it

Personally I'd say mods (most of them) decrease value. It makes the vehicle much more personal and appeal to a smaller audience.

A lot of mods would scare me away from the vehicle all together, you don't know whether or not the work has been done correctly. Too many people drinking beer and hacking up their vehicles. The closer to stock, the better, when buying used.
Ftruck150 is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to Ftruck150 For This Useful Post:
Jacob.P93 (07-04-2014)
Old 07-04-2014, 03:35 PM   #13726
Senior Member
 
Jacob.P93's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Montana
Posts: 5,842
Thanked 82 Times in 81 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by jferg92 View Post
I'm waiting honey lol
sent it out, I totally forgot babe. Hahaha
Jacob.P93 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-04-2014, 03:35 PM   #13727
Senior Member
 
Jacob.P93's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Montana
Posts: 5,842
Thanked 82 Times in 81 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Ftruck150 View Post
Good to see someone out there gets it! Love when you see a car/truck for sale and they have all the mods listed, with the price of each mod next to it Personally I'd say mods (most of them) decrease value. It makes the vehicle much more personal and appeal to a smaller audience. A lot of mods would scare me away from the vehicle all together, you don't know whether or not the work has been done correctly. Too many people drinking beer and hacking up their vehicles. The closer to stock, the better, when buying used.
Hahaha that's what I'm saying a stock truck is the only truck I will buy.
Jacob.P93 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-04-2014, 03:39 PM   #13728
Senior Member
 
Jacob.P93's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Montana
Posts: 5,842
Thanked 82 Times in 81 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Hunttman01 View Post
My 2500 chevy gets better mpg... Mods don't add value... Yes. I wired mine on my chevy
Haha my 98 1500 350 w/275+k got 17 easy with all city driving. It was a 2wd though but them 350s have all the power you could want and still get good mpg and they will take a beating and keep on chugging. The 5.4 is the same way but not as fuel efficient in my experiences.
Jacob.P93 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-04-2014, 03:41 PM   #13729
Senior Member
 
Jackedup00's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2013
Posts: 19,549
Thanked 225 Times in 198 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Ftruck150 View Post

Good to see someone out there gets it!

Love when you see a car/truck for sale and they have all the mods listed, with the price of each mod next to it

Personally I'd say mods (most of them) decrease value. It makes the vehicle much more personal and appeal to a smaller audience.

A lot of mods would scare me away from the vehicle all together, you don't know whether or not the work has been done correctly. Too many people drinking beer and hacking up their vehicles. The closer to stock, the better, when buying used.
In my area lifts and aftermarket radios make the vehicle easier to sell there for easier to ask a higher price for. Wheels in my opinion make it harder to sell since literally everyone likes a different wheel. Its different in all areas,in your area the fact that the truck is lifted could make it near impossible to sell,here it will have your phone ringing off the damn hook. My 89 was only lifted on 33s in rough shape,I sold it for more in one day than similar trucks in much better shape for less money,and the guy I sold it to was in his late 30s so it wasn't a teenage kid with money burning in his pocket
Jackedup00 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-04-2014, 03:42 PM   #13730
Senior Member
 
Jackedup00's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2013
Posts: 19,549
Thanked 225 Times in 198 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Jacob.P93 View Post

Haha my 98 1500 350 w/275+k got 17 easy with all city driving. It was a 2wd though but them 350s have all the power you could want and still get good mpg and they will take a beating and keep on chugging. The 5.4 is the same way but not as fuel efficient in my experiences.
I'm not sure what engine my buddy has in his 2011 1500,but we've driven 20 hours on the interstate the past week and only averaged around 16 mpg. We screw around a lot though
Jackedup00 is offline   Reply With Quote
 
 
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
2016 f150, touch screen not working DroptheHammer General F150 Discussion 8 11-26-2016 03:02 AM
New To The Forum mrt39157 Introductions 2 09-12-2016 11:26 AM
Found an easy way to route a wire out of the cab. Volt 2015 - Present Ford F150 8 05-01-2016 12:46 PM
Axle wrap/hop DrillRig52 2009 - 2014 Ford F150 40 04-25-2016 12:59 AM
Flat Tappet or Roller? SamuelHenry92 8 Cylinder Engines 0 04-17-2016 10:01 PM


Tags
camo

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 01:54 AM.


Copyright 2006 - 2016 F150Forum.com