Inside, even the factory cassette deck remains installed in the dashboard. Check him out on Instagram at:. If the belt squeals, the automatic tensioner must be replaced. The Marti report lists the factory build specifications and optional equipment. . It tows good with a nice amount of torque, but, as I said earlier, it takes a long t. The side and rear windows are tinted, and a trailer hitch is equipped.
SuperCab rear seats are a convenience, but have minimal knee and foot space. The regular-cab exterior is finished in Raven Black over a Ruby Red cloth interior featuring cruise control, air conditioning, and power locks and windows. They don't do financing, and it was too late to make it to the bank so I told them I wanted the truck and I was going to take the paperwork to the bank in the morning. An F-250 Heavy Duty model also was available. TruckCabinFilter selectedCabinList, null ; truckCabinFilter. Often new springs will help, but sometimes other suspension parts must also be replaced. Until very recently, pickup trucks were seen largely as tools to be used and abused, not collectibles to be coveted.
WheelSystemFilter selectedWheelSystemList, null ; wheelSystemFilter. Some 4-speed automatics have demonstrated slurred, lurching gear changes, plus sluggish downshifting for passing. All in all, from the colors, options, body configuration, and drivetrain, this would have to be one of the more desirable Ford pickup configurations of that era, next to the Lightning. BodyTypeFilter selectedBodyTypeGroupIdList, bodyTypeGroupIdToNameMap, null ; bodyTypeFilter. The red dashboard has a black instrument surround housing the 85-mph speedometer and a digital odometer showing just under 33,200 miles. Base engine was a 4. By - April 8, 2019 Back in 1996, someone ordered all the right options on their new truck, and hardly ever drove it.
Antilock rear braking was standard. The Carfax report indicates that the truck was registered in Pennsylvania with one owner until November 2018. SellerTypeFilter selectedSellerTypeList, null ; sellerTypeFilter. The report also shows consistent mileage accumulation and no accident or damage reports. When he's not busy working on his Harley-Davidson bike, the vastly experienced writer has covered an array of features, reviews, how-tos, op-eds and news stories for and is also a co-founder and co-host of the popular podcast. The truck was built in Michigan in May 1996. An unloaded short-wheelbase 4×4 rides harshly over city streets, but longer-wheelbase models cope much better with bumps.
The Carfax report does not show any accidents or damage. NewUsedFilter selectedNewUsedList, null ; newUsedFilter. ColorFilter selectedColorList, 'exteriorColorFilter', 'exteriorColorName', 'Color', 'colors', null ; colorFilter. Stepping up further, Ford had a 230-horsepower 7. FuelTypeFilter selectedFuelTypeList, null ; fuelTypeFilter. Tows more weight than expected about 2-3 thousand pounds over the sticker.
Clean, low-mileage, well-preserved trucks in mint condition from the 1990s or earlier are truly impressive, rare sights to behold. This could result in an underhood fire. I gave the paperwork to the bank, and was waiting on them to get back to me, but they were busy. An F-Series with on-demand 4-wheel drive might have either manual-locking or automatic front hubs. The regular-cab exterior is finished in Raven Black and features a matching Century cargo cover and Pendaliner protective bedliner. Even after automatics were phased in, manual hubs remained an option.
They called me back 2 hours later and said they had already sold the truck a few hours earlier. Ford also revived the Flareside rear-fendered model in the short-bed F-150 series. I called the dealership to tell them I was waiting on the bank and had to leave a message. The Ford-branded cassette deck is retained. Bench seats were standard, and SuperCabs had a folding rear bench. The wheelbase measures 117 inches, and rear-wheel anti-lock brakes are equipped.
The bench seat is finished in Ruby Red cloth, and the interior features matching carpeting and headliner. Tall and square, Ford trucks can be blown around in heavy crosswinds, but otherwise hold the road well—even with an empty cargo box. SinceLastVisitFilter false, 1557198001368 ; listingsSearchManager. DealRatingFilter selectedRatingList, null ; ratingFilter. Regular-cab models easily hold three adults, though the center rider straddles the transmission tunnel. All Vehicle noise Description: A chattering noise that can be felt coming from the rear during tight turns after highway driving is caused by a lack of friction modifier or over-shimming of the clutch packs in the Traction-Lok differential. Dashboards are better after 1991, with an easy-to-use climate system and audio controls grouped near the driver.
Amenities include air conditioning as well as cruise-control buttons on the tilting steering wheel. Two automatic transmissions were employed: 3-speed and 4-speed. Four-speed manual gearboxes disappeared after 1993. Available 4-wheel drive was an on-demand, part-time system. Automatic-locking front hubs became standard on F-250 and F-350 4x4s. TransmissionFilter selectedTransmissionList, transmissionTemplate ; } listingsSearchManager.
Engine noise and tire rumble can annoy, though wind noise is modest. Could excellerate a bit faster, but its a truck so its not like it needs to. A 5-speed was available with all engines except the 5. EngineFilter selectedEngineList, null ; engineFilter. All trucks have plenty of head room.