Whats special about the F150 that mudflaps wouldnt be needed vs other vehicles?
All trucks should have them on the rear at least. Helps with not throwing rocks at vehicles behind you. I have them in front as well to keep mud/snow/slush/salt off the side of my truck.
Just made a round trip from NE ohio to middle of WV. Avg 20.6 for the trip. That includes idle time, mountains, etc. I also only drive in sport mode.
Yes, long highway trip. I set cruise at 73 mph in the 70 zone. That is the limit before mph goes south. Seems to be optimal...
Why would you want a less-beefier rear end? Who knows what will happen in the future, he may get into different things.
There is never a good reason to underspec.
The 9.75 is better in every way. MPG wont even be noticable.
Yeah, when I ordered in 2022, Ford paid me $50 not to install it.
That means I got the snow plow prep package for free, since that was also $50. Got a cool switch on dash and bigger alternator for $0.
I was also able to order LT tire option for like $250....got General Grabbers. 5 of them...
I do not have auto start/stop. Ford paid be not to install it. I also do not have rear seat belt alarms.
And the basic xl does not have the reverse sensing, auto highbeems, pre-collision alert, post collision braking. At least in 22 and 23. Had to order the 101 package for all that...
Doesnt sound like you bought the simple truck....
I ordered my 22 RCSB so i can get what i want/need. And not pay for anything else.
I started with XLT, but soon learned i could not get rid of that 360 crap. So XL it was.
Mid 70's to mid 80's was the dark years for the US Auto industry.
I remember my parents buying a brand new 1976 dodge. It was rusted so bad after 3 years it had to be scrapped. They bought a new 1979 Monte Carlo to replace that . 3 months in, the ashtray falls off from the lower dash. It...
Unions are literally communist.
Everyone makes the same money. No incentive to try harder, do more, or be better than the guy next to you.
I would rather work harder and be better than the guy next to me and make more money than him.
I also do not want some guy I do not know or ever met...