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Forum: 2015 - Present Ford F150 07-24-2017, 10:25 PM
Replies: 2
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Posted By McCarthy
I have a 17 3.5 eco/10AT with 33.5" Falken AT3W's...

I have a 17 3.5 eco/10AT with 33.5" Falken AT3W's (big heavy 10 ply LT's), I get 17.5mpg 80/20 hwy city.
Forum: 2015 - Present Ford F150 07-22-2017, 12:51 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,698
Posted By McCarthy
Whoa my fuel economy took a MUCH bigger hit than...

Whoa my fuel economy took a MUCH bigger hit than I expected... I was averaging 10.8l/100km (~22 mpg) before and this last tank (first one on the big meats) is 13.7l/100km (17mpg...)

I expected to...
Forum: 2015 - Present Ford F150 07-21-2017, 01:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 931
Posted By McCarthy
Ok cold start this morning sounded perfectly...

Ok cold start this morning sounded perfectly fine.
Intermittent-sounds-like-a-blown-motor syndrome.

****
Forum: 2015 - Present Ford F150 07-20-2017, 11:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 931
Posted By McCarthy
Truck is totally stock except wheels/tires. ...

Truck is totally stock except wheels/tires.

EDIT: and the other issue is this is an intermittent issue (at least up until now)

I will report back tomorrow.
Forum: Ford Raptor Forum 07-20-2017, 05:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 669
Posted By McCarthy
I thought they were 5k tow rating? Or am I...

I thought they were 5k tow rating? Or am I thinking of the old ones? Either way my bad. Sorry guys
Forum: 2015 - Present Ford F150 07-20-2017, 04:27 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 931
Posted By McCarthy
Only happened twice on cold start. A good friend...

Only happened twice on cold start. A good friend of mine's a service manager at Ford so I sent him the video, he thought it sounded like the truck wasn't getting oil in the top end. But that's just...
Forum: 2015 - Present Ford F150 07-20-2017, 03:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 931
Posted By McCarthy
2017 F150 3.5 EcoBoost- Engine issue

So first thing; if you're coming in to knock the ecoboost or start a 5.0 vs ecoboost debate, hit the back button right now

For everyone else, on cold start today it made this noise

Sounds like...
Forum: Ford Raptor Forum 07-20-2017, 01:35 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 669
Posted By McCarthy
Raptors are not built to tow heavy weight. An...

Raptors are not built to tow heavy weight. An enclosed with a GT500 in it would likely weigh ~7000lbs, which is far and above the 5000lb tow capacity
Forum: 2015 - Present Ford F150 07-19-2017, 10:52 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,698
Posted By McCarthy
Yeah where I live we typically get heavy snow...

Yeah where I live we typically get heavy snow from October-April, so i'll definitely test the snow performance out lol

Zero rubbing
Forum: 2015 - Present Ford F150 07-19-2017, 05:34 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,698
Posted By McCarthy
Yeah they had the stickers still on them when...

Yeah they had the stickers still on them when they arrived, so they were defs brand new. I double checked the build date and they were built april of 2017 so fresh tires.
...
Forum: 2015 - Present Ford F150 07-19-2017, 03:19 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,698
Posted By McCarthy
Ok so one thing that pisses me off... Falken...

Ok so one thing that pisses me off... Falken advertises this tire size to have 18/32nds of tread, I just measured them after driving less than 3 miles and they're right on 17/32nds.

As tires are...
Forum: 2015 - Present Ford F150 07-19-2017, 12:51 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,698
Posted By McCarthy
I'm in Canada

I'm in Canada
Forum: 2015 - Present Ford F150 07-19-2017, 12:03 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 4,215
Posted By McCarthy
You have to have Apple CarPlay for this to work...

You have to have Apple CarPlay for this to work guys, none of the 16's can do it unfortunately.
Forum: 2015 - Present Ford F150 07-19-2017, 12:01 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,698
Posted By McCarthy
Thanks guys! I'm going to keep them...

Thanks guys!




I'm going to keep them and when the AT3W's get to about half tread they'll become summer only, and i'll put a new set of KO2's, Duratracs, or these if they're impressive on the...
Forum: 2015 - Present Ford F150 07-18-2017, 11:22 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,698
Posted By McCarthy
New shoes! 18x9 Fuel Maverick + 275/70/18 Falken Wildpeak AT3W

Hey guys,

I got really sick of the stock goodyear's mushy ride with weight in the bed (1000+ lbs), poor snow performance, and just garbage off-road, so I figured I needed some LT's... Picked up a...
Forum: 2015 - Present Ford F150 07-16-2017, 11:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 638
Posted By McCarthy
a 5 second google search + zooming in on your...

a 5 second google search + zooming in on your image tells me they're fuel Nutz, 22" wheels on 37x13.50x22 Nitto trail grapplers.
Forum: 2015 - Present Ford F150 07-16-2017, 11:05 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,320
Posted By McCarthy
100%. Whenever I jump into my '13 5.0l FX4 it...

100%. Whenever I jump into my '13 5.0l FX4 it feels ridiculously underpowered, as i'm dailying a 17 3.5...

I think the 15+ 5.0l trucks feel 1000x better than the 11-14's...

I truly like my...
Forum: 2015 - Present Ford F150 07-16-2017, 07:21 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,320
Posted By McCarthy
That's not ruby red...

That's not ruby red...
Forum: 2015 - Present Ford F150 07-13-2017, 11:58 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 814
Posted By McCarthy
Actually those are over a half inch shorter than...

Actually those are over a half inch shorter than 275/70/18's...
Forum: 2015 - Present Ford F150 07-11-2017, 10:56 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 30,874
Posted By McCarthy
One door away from inside the house also means...

One door away from inside the house also means one door away from getting shot...
Forum: 2015 - Present Ford F150 07-11-2017, 10:53 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,659
Posted By McCarthy
And the catch can videos are just a video made to...

And the catch can videos are just a video made to sell catch cans... Sound familiar?
Forum: 2015 - Present Ford F150 07-10-2017, 12:35 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,540
Posted By McCarthy
Guys... In Canada a loaded, well optioned XLT is...

Guys... In Canada a loaded, well optioned XLT is 60k MSRP. With a twin panel roof and some added toys, 63k is MSRP.

Figure someone savvy paying ~48-50k...
Forum: Towing/ Hauling/ Plowing 07-08-2017, 11:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 899
Posted By McCarthy
Look at those rear tires on the tractor... Holy...

Look at those rear tires on the tractor... Holy ****
Forum: 2015 - Present Ford F150 07-01-2017, 12:40 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 226
Posted By McCarthy
Yeah I get a bit of a gear whine occasionally.

Yeah I get a bit of a gear whine occasionally.
Forum: 2015 - Present Ford F150 06-23-2017, 01:26 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,508
Posted By McCarthy
The new tech doesn't bother me in the slightest,...

The new tech doesn't bother me in the slightest, if I have problems i'll just trade it in before warranty expires, and if I don't have problems... Well, i'll probably still trade it in before the...
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