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Forum: 2015 - Present Ford F150 12-12-2017, 12:14 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,287
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29.2 mpg achieved over 700 miles per screen,...

29.2 mpg achieved over 700 miles per screen, actual per fuelly was 27.4mpg

https://www.f150forum.com/f118/999-389084/

Last I ran the numbers over the truck life provided the following again per...
Forum: 2015 - Present Ford F150 12-06-2017, 07:33 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,800
Posted By stormsearch
You do understand that the system could be...

You do understand that the system could be operating normally. There doesn't have to be anything wrong with the truck for it to not enter stop mode. it was posted a few posts back all of the known...
Forum: 2015 - Present Ford F150 11-27-2017, 05:06 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,161
Posted By stormsearch
Mudder - there are so many variables to determine...

Mudder - there are so many variables to determine the health of the battery would be only guessing. However, primarily the message is stating there is not sufficient state of charge to support all...
Forum: 2015 - Present Ford F150 11-27-2017, 01:12 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,161
Posted By stormsearch
That clearly shows two batteries are released for...

That clearly shows two batteries are released for 2.7L, H6 and H7 based on TRIM series. Other 2016 engines received the same size batteries H6 and H7 based on TRIM series. It is the battery type of...
Forum: 2015 - Present Ford F150 11-27-2017, 12:30 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,161
Posted By stormsearch
Not true - There are 4 batteries released. ...

Not true - There are 4 batteries released. Non-SS XL and XLT are released with a H6 SLI, SS with H6 AGM.

Lariat and higher trims with non-SS H7 SLI,; SS with H7 AGM.

Battery size is...
Forum: 2015 - Present Ford F150 11-27-2017, 08:24 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,161
Posted By stormsearch
The OEM part number for the larger battery...

The OEM part number for the larger battery blanket is FL3T-10A687-AB. it is a service item. Otherwise, just cut the smaller one and protect the engine side of the battery. The material used is...
Forum: 2015 - Present Ford F150 11-25-2017, 08:55 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,161
Posted By stormsearch
The 48 number in the service part number is the...

The 48 number in the service part number is the group size. Group 48 or what we call an H6 (being replaced by L3 terminology). Your truck is capable of accepting a group 94R or H7, but will require...
Forum: 2015 - Present Ford F150 10-31-2017, 05:29 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 6,849
Posted By stormsearch
Change mine at 7500 miles based on two OIA's that...

Change mine at 7500 miles based on two OIA's that measure fuel dilution directly. I would go 10K, but my 2.7L with the DI, has too much fuel dilution for my tastes to go to 10K miles.
Forum: 2015 - Present Ford F150 10-25-2017, 08:52 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 226
Posted By stormsearch
The alternator is grounded thru its mount onto...

The alternator is grounded thru its mount onto the engine block, there is no specific alternator ground wire. Not all vehicles run a battery ground wire to the starter mounting bolt either, depends...
Forum: 2015 - Present Ford F150 10-13-2017, 01:46 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,139
Posted By stormsearch
I've run two OIA's on my 2.7L, I'm hesitant to...

I've run two OIA's on my 2.7L, I'm hesitant to run longer than 7500 miles between changes due to fuel dilution, at least for my engine. TBN's and viscosity are still acceptable at 7500. I use a...
Forum: 2015 - Present Ford F150 10-04-2017, 07:49 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 901
Posted By stormsearch
Basically this is true and when truck is running,...

Basically this is true and when truck is running, tapping directly off Battery Negative for limited usage will not have an overwhelming change to the BMS measured SOC. it re-calculates every 6 hours...
Forum: 2015 - Present Ford F150 08-23-2017, 07:43 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,823
Posted By stormsearch
One year update - just wanted to share my...

One year update - just wanted to share my experience based on my original criteria. I test drove both a 5.0L and 2.7L, loved both of them and for a DD I would be more than happy with either of them....
Forum: 2015 - Present Ford F150 08-22-2017, 12:38 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,074
Posted By stormsearch
I have a '16 with Sync 3 and 7 speaker system. ...

I have a '16 with Sync 3 and 7 speaker system. It gets plenty loud for me. Compared to my '09 Sync 1 system, it is much better - though I don't think Sync has anything to do with it. I updated the...
Forum: 2015 - Present Ford F150 08-21-2017, 08:36 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 10,422
Posted By stormsearch
He has the negative battery mounted sensor. All...

He has the negative battery mounted sensor. All Ford S/S vehicles will have this enhanced sensor in lieu of the hall effect sensor (doughnut) on the battery negative cable. Just realize there will...
Forum: 2015 - Present Ford F150 08-21-2017, 02:38 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 10,422
Posted By stormsearch
It's not that straight forward. There is a...

It's not that straight forward. There is a quality factor (not sure if a DID exists for it), that must say the BMS SOC value is trustworthy. And the reasons why it may say do not believe SOC delves...
Forum: 2015 - Present Ford F150 08-16-2017, 12:20 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,540
Posted By stormsearch
The new 2018 on some models has the new...

The new 2018 on some models has the new Pedestrian Detection system:

https://owner.ford.com/how-tos/vehicle-features/brakes/pre-collision-assist-with-pedestrian-detection.html

Never seen the...
Forum: 2015 - Present Ford F150 08-15-2017, 07:52 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,087
Posted By stormsearch
Vehicle charging message is only providing...

Vehicle charging message is only providing information regarding your Stop/Start functionality. There is nothing wrong with the system. No DTC's will be set as it is normally working. The S/S system...
Forum: 2015 - Present Ford F150 08-15-2017, 08:23 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,436
Posted By stormsearch
I wouldn't use lithium unless you keep the...

I wouldn't use lithium unless you keep the batteries seperated at all times. They require different charging voltages and profiles. Their internal resistance are different enough that the system...
Forum: 2015 - Present Ford F150 08-04-2017, 07:43 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,377
Posted By stormsearch
:thumbsup: Unless the leather products are...

:thumbsup: Unless the leather products are cheaper, Aerospace 303 Vinyl Protective is outstanding for our "pleather" seats. it doesn't clean them per se, so a vinyl cleaning product should be used...
Forum: 2015 - Present Ford F150 07-28-2017, 04:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,009
Posted By stormsearch
It is the second thread on this forum: ...

It is the second thread on this forum:
https://www.f150forum.com/f118/forscan-software-enable-disable-features-your-truck-348987/

h/w = hardware. Forscan allows you to make mild s/w (software)...
Forum: 2015 - Present Ford F150 07-28-2017, 04:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,009
Posted By stormsearch
Take a look at the Forscan sticky at the top. ...

Take a look at the Forscan sticky at the top. You can permanently disable with no changes to h/w. Overall is best solution. If you search on this forum there are other solutions.
Forum: 2015 - Present Ford F150 07-28-2017, 07:06 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,723
Posted By stormsearch
I would take the 36 gallon tank over either color...

I would take the 36 gallon tank over either color or rear end. Or, keep looking.
Forum: 2015 - Present Ford F150 07-27-2017, 06:07 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,044
Posted By stormsearch
Yes, they did my Line-X at the same time. I...

Yes, they did my Line-X at the same time. I honestly believe these aluminum trucks won't have a rusting problem per se. Front/rear bumpers and tailgate are probably going to be the main issues. ...
Forum: 2015 - Present Ford F150 07-27-2017, 04:20 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,044
Posted By stormsearch
I'm in SE Michigan for reference. On my '09...

I'm in SE Michigan for reference. On my '09 truck, I had rust protection done within a couple weeks of picking up from dealer. I had undercarriage spray similar to what Ziebart does and a flowing...
Forum: 2015 - Present Ford F150 07-27-2017, 03:50 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 10,444
Posted By stormsearch
What month was your build? Asking since curious...

What month was your build? Asking since curious on vehicles that have higher than normal miles within the oil consumption TSB
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