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traded the yota in for a f150

Discussion in 'General Automotive' started by kubota man, Jul 29, 2011.

  1. Jul 29, 2011 at 7:49 PM
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    kubota man

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    its gone got me a 2010 f150 4x4 super cab.the main reason i traded was the fuel millage the tacoma was getting 15 in town and 18 on highway. my new f150 has a 4.6 8 cylinder and gets 14.5 and 18. and is so comfortable. im 6.5 so it just fells better this has been a great site learn so much off u guys
     
  2. Jul 29, 2011 at 7:52 PM
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    Night

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    yep fords are shit for gas mileage. better mosy onto the ford forum. bye
     
  3. Jul 29, 2011 at 7:53 PM
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    Khaos

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    The new F150s look pretty good. Just too big for me. Hope it treats ya well.

    6"5 is a little too big for the Tacoma.
     
  4. Jul 29, 2011 at 7:56 PM
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    Night

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    ahhh big man syndrome. just like me lol
     
  5. Jul 29, 2011 at 7:57 PM
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    Krazie Sj

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    ^Agreed. Cept I'd buy a dodge myself.
     
  6. Jul 29, 2011 at 7:58 PM
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    Andrew H

    Andrew H What is this "search" you speak of?

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    wait. the tacoma was getting 15 in the city and the f150 gets 14.5? but the reason you traded was for mileage?
     
  7. Jul 29, 2011 at 7:59 PM
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    Maticuno

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    http://www.ford-trucks.com One of the better F-150 forums.

    Good luck with the new truck. I had a '99 F-150 before I migrated back to Toyotas. It was a damn nice truck, but I love my Tacoma more. The only thing I miss is the captain's chairs.
     
  8. Jul 29, 2011 at 8:00 PM
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  9. Jul 29, 2011 at 8:00 PM
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    Yoytoda

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    itd be nice to have more room and a big truck with v8 and the same mpgs but i love my tacoma and no other pickup can do what a tacoma can do stock for stock
     
  10. Jul 29, 2011 at 8:05 PM
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    My next truck will be a F-150. I'm a Ford fanboy at heart. :D
     
  11. Jul 29, 2011 at 8:08 PM
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    kirkofwimbo

    kirkofwimbo Say no to Bro

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    You get the 2 valve or the 3 valve 4.6? I personally would've opted for the new 5.0. The 2 valve 4.6 makes like 15hp and 30ft/lbs over the Taco's 4.0, not worth it to me for the hit in economy
     
  12. Jul 29, 2011 at 8:08 PM
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    I can see where the taco would be kinda cramped for a big guy. Kinda narrow in the cab. I'm an average size guy at 5'10 175. So it suits me just fine. Congrats on the ford. Hope it serves you well.
     
  13. Jul 29, 2011 at 8:10 PM
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    dang. just reread that you're 6'5". crazy that you even had the tacoma to begin with. good luck with your new truck hope it treats you well.
     
  14. Jul 29, 2011 at 8:13 PM
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    If the shoes fit, wear em, Congrats on your new purchase, I hope you are issue free. But I'm 6'6" tall and i fit perfect in the tacoma??
     
  15. Jul 29, 2011 at 8:13 PM
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    Sorry to hear ya got rid of the Taco. Be careful on the bumps with the new truck...they're having issues with the frames bending.
     
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    im 6'4" in a reg cab...
     
  17. Jul 29, 2011 at 8:15 PM
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    that sucks....
     
  18. Jul 29, 2011 at 8:15 PM
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    Aren't those just the Raptors? and people abusing the shit out of them?
     
  19. Jul 29, 2011 at 8:18 PM
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    Me likes dem f150s my hole family is mostly a Ford family. I would've opted for the 5.4 instead. I do like how in my dads truck we can go longer distances in filling up. Under 300 miles in the taco sucks
     
  20. Jul 29, 2011 at 8:24 PM
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    caged, camburg long travel, 50t leafpack (soon to be installed) light rack over cab, 5pt harnesses etc
    just the raptors, but i bet the normal f150 frames would do the same. but your not going to drive that like you are a raptor lol
     
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