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01-03-2019, 05:50 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,623
Posted By big_ole_truck

Quality has been missing on a lot of their...

Quality has been missing on a lot of their vehicles. Panels not aligned. Seat covers getting wavy. Leaking glass roofs. Etc.

If they don't take the right steps to remedy the problems, it will only...
12-13-2018, 09:47 AM
11-25-2018, 08:12 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 10,953
Posted By big_ole_truck

I've owned a '16 and now an '18. The '16...

I've owned a '16 and now an '18. The '16 powertrain was flawless in the 50k miles I drove it and I wondered if trading it in was the right thing to do get a '18.
I did have two problems with '18 but...
11-25-2018, 11:18 AM
Replies: 5,181
Views: 1,207,557
Posted By big_ole_truck

I found my 'right deal' on a 2018 back in May of...

I found my 'right deal' on a 2018 back in May of this year. Excellent dealer discount + factory rebates + $3000 PCO was pure sweetness. Good luck on your dealing.
11-19-2018, 03:37 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 25,942
Posted By big_ole_truck

My preference is the factory look. I see no...

My preference is the factory look. I see no reason to make the lettering the focal point on the rear. After all, I don't think anyone will think the F150 without the additional lettering is anything...
11-08-2018, 07:09 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 6,647
Posted By big_ole_truck

My truck has Hill assist. No need to apply...

My truck has Hill assist. No need to apply parking brake at a stop.
09-16-2018, 09:36 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 7,587
Posted By big_ole_truck

Stop looking underneath and problem is solved. ...

Stop looking underneath and problem is solved.
Or use POR.
09-16-2018, 01:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 814
Posted By big_ole_truck

The prior generation design allowed countless...

The prior generation design allowed countless raccoons, cats, puppies and possum to get sucked up. Ford engineers, being the brilliant thinkers they are, moved the front tag to the center to stop the...
08-24-2018, 12:10 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,821
Posted By big_ole_truck

I have experience in buying new but aged...

I have experience in buying new but aged vehicles. They are always the best bottom line pricing is the appeal for me.

My 2018 F150 XLT was built October 17 2017 but purchased early June 2018.
...
08-19-2018, 11:09 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 18,828
Posted By big_ole_truck

Yup, time to kick that POS to the curb. I...

Yup, time to kick that POS to the curb.

I experimented with other brands to understand which would be best. My answer was the car/truck market is very dynamic. A leader in a segment today...
08-15-2018, 09:47 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 15,089
Posted By big_ole_truck

This reminds me of a post on a Vette forum years...

This reminds me of a post on a Vette forum years ago where a new member threw away the OEM exhaust system from the cats back. He spent a lot on the new system only to spend a lot to buy back his OEM...
08-05-2018, 10:59 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,948
Posted By big_ole_truck

My last KR truck was a 09 model, bought new and...

My last KR truck was a 09 model, bought new and kept for 2 years. I had an '07 KR prior to that. You are right about the leather on these trucks. In particular, I found the KR leather amazingly...
07-28-2018, 09:24 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 6,211
Posted By big_ole_truck

WOW! Run away as fast as you can. How did the...

WOW! Run away as fast as you can. How did the truck driver load the truck onto the carrier? And similar, how did he unload it without it starting. I know downhill unloading is easy to do without...
07-28-2018, 07:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 673
Posted By big_ole_truck

OP, are you hoping to find a unicorn truck or...

OP, are you hoping to find a unicorn truck or truck off the lot with some basic equipment in trim level and cabin choice you want? There's good but fewer quantities of the upper trim level trims and...
07-26-2018, 09:34 PM
Replies: 5,181
Views: 1,207,557
Posted By big_ole_truck

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.f150forum.com-vbu...

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.f150forum.com-vbulletin/2000x1504/20180726_195309_942bdd998941ebba5b0317cae5fcba22529a2412.jpg
Today, my truck took part in a sunset pic.
07-18-2018, 08:29 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,862
Posted By big_ole_truck

The rear sliding window was part of an option...

The rear sliding window was part of an option package. Otherwise, I wouldn't have it. It's a useless feature for me, like the adjustable petals.
07-10-2018, 04:50 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,351
Posted By big_ole_truck

I just bought one in June this way. Although in...

I just bought one in June this way. Although in my case it was from a dealer about 160 miles away.

Do all correspondence with email for negotiations. And have at least another truck from another...
07-01-2018, 03:07 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 13,165
Posted By big_ole_truck

This. I had husky brand mats on my 16 truck but...

This.
I had husky brand mats on my 16 truck but these oem rubber mats are the cat's meow.
06-16-2018, 11:54 AM
Replies: 9,214
Views: 2,501,584
Posted By big_ole_truck

Thanks for the great info and the $3k PCO. I...

Thanks for the great info and the $3k PCO. I used it to get out of my former '16 F150 SCAB and into 157" SCREW 4x4. The 157" SCREW equipped the way I want in the South is about as rare as chicken...
06-13-2018, 08:18 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,466
Posted By big_ole_truck

The only way to do it right... 100 miles Then...

The only way to do it right...
100 miles
Then at 200 miles
Then at 500 miles
Then at 750 miles
Then at 1000 miles
Then at 1500 miles
Then at 2000 miles
Then at 3000 miles
Then at 5000
06-12-2018, 04:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 740
Posted By big_ole_truck

I thought they were covered for 1 yr or 12k...

I thought they were covered for 1 yr or 12k miles, whichever occurred first.
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06-10-2018, 05:08 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,950
Posted By big_ole_truck

tugboat...I bought a new truck yesterday. The...

tugboat...I bought a new truck yesterday. The sales manager showed a print out of all the eligible rebates, discounts and certificates. The PCO and the $1k responder were shown in different...
06-05-2018, 07:31 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 404
Posted By big_ole_truck

You'll need lots of patience dealing with some GA...

You'll need lots of patience dealing with some GA and FL dealers. Look out for very high dealer fees. There's a few in Atlanta that charge $900+

I've found Brandon Ford in Tampa to be the lowest...
02-11-2017, 07:57 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,939
Posted By big_ole_truck

It sucks to get damage done to your ride by...

It sucks to get damage done to your ride by others, especially those that drive off without leaving contact and insurance info.

But I'm sure you'll have it fixed to your satisfaction.

After...
10-02-2016, 10:00 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,486
Posted By big_ole_truck

I have an Anderson adjustable hitch. It works...

I have an Anderson adjustable hitch. It works great for use with my open car trailer. Some of the reviews on Trimax made my decision for the Anderson an easy one.

If you buy the Anderson unit, I...
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