Ford F150 Forum - Community of Ford Truck Fans - Search Results

Topic Sponsor
 
Search: Posts Made By: icantdrive55
Showing results 1 to 25 of 496
Search took 0.25 seconds.
05-12-2019, 05:03 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 29,425
Posted By icantdrive55

Worst animal strike I've ever seen was when I...

Worst animal strike I've ever seen was when I camped at Bryce NP in UT about 20 years ago. Pulled in after dark and set up, and next morning as I was wandering with my cup o' joe, the guys next to...
05-12-2019, 04:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,146
Posted By icantdrive55

Some common water intrusion locations (not...

Some common water intrusion locations (not including sunroof) that have been mentioned previously: third brake light, satellite antennae (right front cab roof), rear cab vents (behind rear seats),...
05-12-2019, 04:15 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,858
Posted By icantdrive55

"Who makes Ford's rear axles....?" This is a...

"Who makes Ford's rear axles....?"

This is a trick question, right? Kind'a like "Who's buried in Grant's tomb?" LOL
05-12-2019, 04:02 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 104,958
Posted By icantdrive55

You guys do realize you're responding to a forum...

You guys do realize you're responding to a forum troll who quoted and commented on the original post started in 2015, right?
04-13-2019, 11:36 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 13,217
Posted By icantdrive55

Not sure about that--I went from my '09 XLT SCab...

Not sure about that--I went from my '09 XLT SCab with carpet to an '18 XL SCab with the rubber mats and the new truck is quieter than the previous.

Better insulation from both wind and road/tire...
04-13-2019, 11:07 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 427
Posted By icantdrive55

If you have the transmission selector in either...

If you have the transmission selector in either Tow/Haul or Sport setting, the transmission will downshift when you apply the brakes, sometimes more than 1 gear. It will also downshift WITHOUT brake...
04-08-2019, 03:43 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,453
Posted By icantdrive55

Would someone with WD hitch experience explain to...

Would someone with WD hitch experience explain to me why the pricing on the above link seems bass-ackward? The heavier the rating, the cheaper the cost.
04-07-2019, 09:05 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 314
Posted By icantdrive55

Yup. You hit the nail on the head. When you...

Yup. You hit the nail on the head. When you have a proportional controller, setting the gain is for maximum voltage at full-threshold braking. The controller has a micro-accelerometer built in...
04-05-2019, 03:21 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,369
Posted By icantdrive55

Kind'a reminds me of the old blues song: "If it...

Kind'a reminds me of the old blues song: "If it wasn't for bad luck, I wouldn't have no luck at all."

Hope your new truck experience only gets better!
04-04-2019, 11:14 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,504
Posted By icantdrive55

Damn! That's a spectacular picture. Even though...

Damn! That's a spectacular picture. Even though your LKAS doesn't work well in that situation, it doesn't look like you have to worry much about hitting anything if you drift out of your lane a...
04-04-2019, 11:11 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,387
Posted By icantdrive55

Didn't know that the Max Tow pkg included program...

Didn't know that the Max Tow pkg included program changes to the transmission algorithms, but my XL does downshift occasionally in Normal mode when descending a long steep hill, accelerating without...
04-01-2019, 09:29 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,560
Posted By icantdrive55

Yes, every 10-spd transmission ever made by Ford...

Yes, every 10-spd transmission ever made by Ford has a faulty shift program installed.

OK, I was kidding. Really, I was kidding.

Mine shifts fine, warm or cold, does a proper skip-shift under...
04-01-2019, 09:14 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,728
Posted By icantdrive55

Why do people buy 1/2 ton pickups and then be...

Why do people buy 1/2 ton pickups and then be surprised when they're "ONLY" rated to carry 3/4 of a ton and are overloaded with 1 1/4 tons of material?
03-30-2019, 02:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,010
Posted By icantdrive55

Unless it was you that posted, there was another...

Unless it was you that posted, there was another post in one of the forums here that claimed the receiver had bent while towing a 3500-4000 trailer. Truthfully, I can't see a receiver bending from...
03-30-2019, 10:33 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 819
Posted By icantdrive55

I've had Line-X (black) in the beds of my last...

I've had Line-X (black) in the beds of my last two trucks and I'd say it tends to pick up dirt and show stains. Now, I admit I'm not one of those guys who gets on his hands and knees and scrubs the...
03-29-2019, 04:29 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,398
Posted By icantdrive55

The above mentioned tow package--or for that...

The above mentioned tow package--or for that matter, the MaxTow package that's available with the 3.5EB--doesn't increase tow capacity. It merely makes it easy to order the parts necessary for...
03-29-2019, 03:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,375
Posted By icantdrive55

Since I didn't see any responses that covered...

Since I didn't see any responses that covered what you asked--other the normal RTFM reply--I'm gonna guess here that you need to scroll back thru the Driver Info Center menu to find whatever screen...
03-24-2019, 12:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 975
Posted By icantdrive55

Menu > Settings > Advanced Settings > Vehicle >...

Menu > Settings > Advanced Settings > Vehicle > Oil Life Reset > Hold OK to Reset

That's the menu options in my '18 XL with the 4" DIC. No clue if it's different in higher option trucks with the...
03-23-2019, 01:00 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,393
Posted By icantdrive55

There were three frame rail thickness specs--LD,...

There were three frame rail thickness specs--LD, HD, HPP--for the 2018 MY: 0.087", 0.10", and 0.11". In addition to the HDPP trucks, the only models to get the HPP frame were the 157" WB 4x2 and 4x4...
03-23-2019, 12:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,305
Posted By icantdrive55

I'm there with you. I made the first "long-ish"...

I'm there with you. I made the first "long-ish" tow with my 7x16 TA trailer (2600# empty) to pick up a motorcycle. Mostly flat to rolling terrain on 4-lane hwy at 60-65 MPH, about 450 miles RT.
...
03-22-2019, 05:34 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 872
Posted By icantdrive55

^^^ This! ^^^ Unfortunately, there were many...

^^^ This! ^^^ Unfortunately, there were many '18s that were built without this option available in the IPC module. See the FORScan thread on how to add this option to the "Lock" menu.
03-22-2019, 04:57 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,170
Posted By icantdrive55

10A from a 12V circuit...you ought'a be able to...

10A from a 12V circuit...you ought'a be able to trace it by looking for the arc from the welding rod!!!
03-22-2019, 04:54 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,393
Posted By icantdrive55

It shifts some of the hitch weight from the rear...

It shifts some of the hitch weight from the rear axle onto the truck's front axle, which of course must still be included in the payload weight, and to a lesser extent, the trailer axles.
03-17-2019, 12:10 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,097
Posted By icantdrive55

The old "rule" that tire pressure changes the...

The old "rule" that tire pressure changes the contact patch was much more true with the ancient bias-ply tires. Radials are constructed such that the tread is pretty darn firm, keeping the tread...
03-17-2019, 11:46 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 9,622
Posted By icantdrive55

Have to laugh at some of the "dealers suck"...

Have to laugh at some of the "dealers suck" stories. I've had 3 new F-series trucks since 2000. Mostly used the closest dealer to me for my own convenience, but have had a couple of less than...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 496
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

© 2019 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.