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Old 01-01-2015, 01:04 PM   #11
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Again, the OP's post is a little unclear. I take it that the truck has less than 50 miles total and when he tried to set the cruise, the engine died. Cruise may or may not have anything to do with it. Could be something simple, or not. Hopefully he will report the findings.

To the OP: I hope the issue is simple and you find satisfaction with your new Ford truck.
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Old 01-01-2015, 04:44 PM   #12
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Well there's your problem right there! Ford installed the wrong engine!

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Old 01-01-2015, 07:50 PM   #13
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I believe he is saying his engine died. Please note - a new engine should not be run on cruise - especially if this is an EB. You want to drive it like you stole it!!! The first 400 miles are critical for engine longevity. The engine needs to be run at different operating speeds to seat the rings properly as well as set the bore oil channels. Run it hard!
I hope your joking??? There are no "bore oil channels" Maybe you typoed and meant oil control rings???
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I just picked up my new F-150 Lariat and tried to use the cruise. Conked out with under 50 miles. I had it towed to Plymouth Mi from I-96. Not a happy camper.
I'm happy to look into this, TomBar. Could you please verify the model year of your truck? Please fill me in with the details, including any updates since it has been at the dealer.

I'll be on the lookout for a reply! Have a good day.

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Old 01-02-2015, 05:51 PM   #15
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my guess... chevy owner playing games.

id file this under never happened.!
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So this guy makes an account, makes a thread with like no detail and doesn't log in again?

Yep... It never happened.
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Old 01-02-2015, 08:21 PM   #17
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So this guy makes an account, makes a thread with like no detail and doesn't log in again?

Yep... It never happened.

On another site we call them One Post Wonders
Many people create accounts & post the same thing on multiple sites
Then you never hear from them again
....and Wonder what happened

Since he's "Not Happy"....I wonder if he is Doc, Sleepy, Sneezy, Grumpy, Bashful....or......?

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Yep, never happened. On a side note, I set my bore oil channels to max flow and I am happy to report that I have 125,000 trouble free miles, many of those on cruise control.
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Oil channels makes sure that the flow is adequate for the blinker fluid reservoir.
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Old 01-02-2015, 10:48 PM   #20
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On another site we call them One Post Wonders Many people create accounts & post the same thing on multiple sites Then you never hear from them again ....and Wonder what happened Since he's "Not Happy"....I wonder if he is Doc, Sleepy, Sneezy, Grumpy, Bashful....or......?
People actually do this? And I thought my life was boring!
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