It only happened a few times so I was surprised to see the axle was bent. We don't recommend this engine for towing or hauling heavy loads. Without this console, though, the F-150 is a little short on storage space. Having just four gears to work with contributes to the F-150's tepid performance; many competitors have five- and six-speed units, which improve both acceleration and fuel efficiency. Powertrains and Performance There are three main engine choices in the F-150 line: a 4. Runs smooth after my repair and I'm super careful now. The latter includes the Cargo Management system which allows one to secure virtually anything in the bed and a rearview camera.
A beefed-up version of the 4R75E automatic transmission has been assigned to handle the engine's added muscle. As well-rounded as it is, the F-150 lags behind full-size pickup rivals when it comes to performance. Disregarding the supercharged V8 that's optional in the niche-market Harley-Davidson edition, the F-150's top engine is the 5. Properly equipped, an F-150 with the 5. All service and maintenance is up to date and it comes with our no cost, comprehensive eXtra! I intend to go through more in-depth once it warms up and swap all the fluids.
Both V8 engines are matched to four-speed automatic transmissions. The V6 comes with a five-speed manual, with the automatic available as an option. I regularly have to back the truck out of the driveway to lower the tail and let the water drain out. The F-150 is expected to retain a better-than-average residual value, with the Super Cab models at the top of the chart, followed by the SuperCrew and then the Regular Cab. I don't mistreat my truck and it seems to preform well, maybe at least 20mpg. Hauling larger items is no problem, however, as the rear seats in SuperCabs and SuperCrews quickly fold up to make way for cargo.
That said, frontal-impact testing by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration resulted in a perfect five-star rating. Of course, this begs the question: Why the F-Series? The Limited tops that by featuring a monochrome White Sand paint scheme, 22-inch alloy wheels with body-color accents, polished running boards, smoked taillights, two-tone leather upholstery and unique instrument cluster trim. My truck has the 4. The chain should last the lifetime of the truck. The reason I bought my truck with a 4. Rising fuel prices and a move toward smaller vehicles have forced the company to revise its 2008 F-150 line-up by offering more features and options with an aggressive new pricing strategy.
If Ford does one thing better than building tough trucks, it's selling them. Oh, and the dizzying variety of body styles, trim levels and options that it offers. I have the two regular doors and two smaller side doors that can open up if the main doors are open. These folks are as if not more likely to use a pickup for commuting and family hauling as for lugging lumber or towing trailers. I treat my truck very well but a few times I've had the rear right side roll off the curb turning out into traffic. I have 81,000 miles and have not had any mechanical problems.
All the sizes are available in leather or cloth. This vehicle rides well and is very quiet on the inside. It's substantial and not a tiny space behind the front row which I really like, although in hindsight I would prefer to have the larger back seating area with the fold down bench seat. The holder of that prestigious title is Ford's F-Series. Take advantage of the large inventory and excellent selection on eBay to find your own Ford F-150 Limited pickup truck, as well as any Ford F-150 accessories or parts you may need. Safety-conscious consumers won't care for the lack of side-impact and side-curtain airbags. The Ford F150 has to be many things to many people.
The dash and interior design on the base models look good enough, but the addition of leather, wood, chrome and center console-mounted shifter found on the high-end models combine to raise the bar on the plush pickup concept. I think in the long run this could become a major problem for rust. The latter includes the Cargo Management system which allows one to secure virtually anything in the bed and a rearview camera. All those people who have made the F-Series the No. New options include a factory-installed cargo management system, remote start, manual telescoping trailer mirrors and a rear backup camera which displays its image in the rearview mirror. A look at the Fair Purchase Price shows the typical transaction price being paid for the F-150 in your area, so be sure to give it a look before you set out to buy. This very rare truck is number 618 of 5000 2008 Ford F-150 Limited SuperCrew is extra nice and extra loaded.
There is a subwoofer under the left side back seat and the Jack is under the right side. The cabin is very roomy. Safety Antilock disc brakes are standard across the board. Call us toll free 1-800-684-6189 or visit www. Reverse-opening rear doors are standard on regular and SuperCabs for easier cab access, while SuperCrews have four full-size doors.
From work truck to cruiser, off-road vehicle to boat hauler, there is an F-150 for virtually every task. The Ford F-150 Limited pickup truck, also called the Lariat Limited, delivers style, comfort, performance, ride, and hauling ability. This is one of the easiest half-ton pickups to live with on an everyday basis, and with the wide range of available body styles, trim levels and equipment, you're sure to find one that meets your needs. There is a need cover so plenty of protected storage in the bed but it would have been nice to have room in the cab. Here is your chance to drive one of the nicest trucks on the road at a great low price.
The Limited has a regular cab, a super cab, or a crew cab. The model I have is just one up from the base cabin. The Ford F-150 Limited comes with rear-wheel drive or four-wheel drive and a V6 or a V8 engine. Granted, those sales figures include not only the F-150 but also the Super Duty rigs and even commercial-use chassis cabs. The former adds two-tone exterior paint, exclusive western saddle-like leather upholstery and wood-grain interior accents. The SuperCrew can have either the 5. This is not to say that you won't be satisfied with a 2008 Ford F-150 purchase -- as vehicle reviewers we tend to be harsher critics than the typical consumer.