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

Topic Sponsor
 
Search: Posts Made By: kehyler
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 0.30 seconds.
Yesterday, 07:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 759
Posted By kehyler

In extender mode, top could get hooked in by rope...

In extender mode, top could get hooked in by rope to the boxlink and the black angle bracket with d-rings on each.

In divider mode, it currently is free at the bottom. I'm not sure how fix that...
Yesterday, 07:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 759
Posted By kehyler

I'm going to secure it by tying it into the...

I'm going to secure it by tying it into the tie-downs with an eye bolt and rope. The ramp has been tested to 200 lbs, but I'd like to stiffen it a bit further (somehow).
Yesterday, 04:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 759
Posted By kehyler

Friendly bump.

Friendly bump.
Yesterday, 07:20 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,748
Posted By kehyler

Thanks for sharing your story, this is one of the...

Thanks for sharing your story, this is one of the few times someone has had an issue with their 2.7. Best of luck with the 5.0.
Yesterday, 07:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 759
Posted By kehyler

All in one bed divider, extender, and ramp

Thought ya'll might enjoy seeing a project I've been working on. All in one bed divider, extender, and ramp. The divider and extender are fine by me, but I still need to think about the how to...
06-17-2019, 07:02 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,545
Posted By kehyler

anyone have a link to the posts with data about...

anyone have a link to the posts with data about air intake temperatures?
06-14-2019, 07:18 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 884
Posted By kehyler

This method seems correct.

This method seems correct.
06-12-2019, 08:10 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,760
Posted By kehyler

I'd be over my FAWR carrying around them. My FAWR...

I'd be over my FAWR carrying around them. My FAWR can't be "real".
06-12-2019, 07:43 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,760
Posted By kehyler

Updated original post with an interesting...

Updated original post with an interesting thought. With three additional adults (600 lbs) in my cab, I would like exceed my FAWR. Does that mean its unsafe to drive my F150 with four male adults in...
06-09-2019, 12:46 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,400
Posted By kehyler

Interesting.

Interesting.
06-09-2019, 08:45 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,400
Posted By kehyler

OP, to illustrate my point of the dangers of...

OP, to illustrate my point of the dangers of over-focusing on payload, take a look at my truck (sig). I have about 1600 lbs of payload after me and a weight distributing hitch. If I only focused on...
06-09-2019, 08:34 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,400
Posted By kehyler

Friendly suggestion that you shouldn't say that....

Friendly suggestion that you shouldn't say that. We can't even assume its true in the situation at hand.

Let's say that OP uses 10% tongue weight, which is perfectly reasonable since that's what...
06-09-2019, 08:28 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,400
Posted By kehyler

If you only care about GVWR, there are trucks...

If you only care about GVWR, there are trucks (like mine) that you might exceed the GCWR. It's necessary to check all weight ratings (vehicle GVWR, GCWR, RAWR, FAWR, hitch, and trailer GVWR), and...
06-09-2019, 08:25 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,400
Posted By kehyler

I see no issue with the math.

I see no issue with the math.
06-09-2019, 08:21 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,400
Posted By kehyler

The SAE J2807 test uses between 9.5 and 10.5%...

The SAE J2807 test uses between 9.5 and 10.5% tongue weight, so why do you say 13% is correct? Optional sure, at most preferred in some instance.
06-09-2019, 08:15 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,438
Posted By kehyler

Sorry for your disappointment, but don't blame...

Sorry for your disappointment, but don't blame Ford. They built a luxury truck and it sold. Luxury items have weight, which reduces payload. No way around that.
06-08-2019, 01:19 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,149
Posted By kehyler

Hey we found an area of agreement. ...

Hey we found an area of agreement.



What happens if it never sticks? :jester:
06-07-2019, 07:33 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,149
Posted By kehyler

Certainly my guesstimations to date have not...

Certainly my guesstimations to date have not predicted understeer. If you know how to guesstimate that, please educate me.

However...

An 5000 lbs curb weight supercrew F150 towing an...
06-06-2019, 07:15 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,149
Posted By kehyler

Ranger was calculated with J2807:...

Ranger was calculated with J2807: https://www.ford.com/cmslibs/content/dam/brand_ford/en_us/brand/resources/general/pdf/guides/19Towing_Ford_Ranger_r1_Jan29.pdf

Do you know if SAE J2807 sets a...
06-05-2019, 06:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,149
Posted By kehyler

Someone should double check my math, of course. ...

Someone should double check my math, of course.

A 750 lbs tongue weight on the longer wheelbase F150 should take ~235 lbs off the front axle. That is ~8% off the unladen front axle weight of an...
06-05-2019, 07:30 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,149
Posted By kehyler

Acidii, here are you numbers. Do you think they...

Acidii, here are you numbers. Do you think they support your position?

F150 Supercrew,
49.1 inches of rear overhang, and either 145.0 or 156.8 inches of wheelbase, and curb weights begin at 5k...
06-04-2019, 07:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,223
Posted By kehyler

Are all of the stock plugs iridium? (I have a...

Are all of the stock plugs iridium? (I have a 2018 2.7.)
06-04-2019, 07:00 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,149
Posted By kehyler

The dimensions are known and they indicate that...

The dimensions are known and they indicate that the F150 should handle unladen weight better than the ranger.
05-31-2019, 07:37 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,096
Posted By kehyler

OP, this is the advise you should listen too.

OP, this is the advise you should listen too.
05-31-2019, 07:24 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,190
Posted By kehyler

Thanks for the heads up. This is why, "it...

Thanks for the heads up.

This is why, "it wasn't in my owner's manual so I don't need to do it" is not a sufficient argument to detract from a proposed additional maintenance item.
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
 


 
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.