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1979 Ford F-150 User Reviews

1979 Ford F-150 Review Ratings

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Average Ratings from 27 reviews

  • Performance:4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars 4.4 / 5
  • Appearance:4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars 4.4 / 5
  • Build Quality:4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars 4.7 / 5
  • Overall: 4.8 out of 5 stars4.8 out of 5 stars4.8 out of 5 stars4.8 out of 5 stars4.8 out of 5 stars 4.8 / 5

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"ride" 9 reviews
"power" 8 reviews
"build quality" 4 reviews
"body" 3 reviews
"brakes" 2 reviews
CONS
"fuel economy" 10 reviews

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Kenneth writes:
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5

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I Love It — Fast smooth and easy to drive

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sadiemaeb9 writes:
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Good Old Truck — The 73-79 Ford trucks were my first trucks. I'm restoring a 79 Supercab 4x4 now...I love the looks, 4x4 ability, and ease of repairs to these trucks..They just have a great look

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Al writes:
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5

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looked nice and always was readey to work

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terrible gas mileage

35

Great Old Truck — three engines later some decent body work and lots of cans of tremclad paint made this a fun beast that was a joy to own

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Craig writes:
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5

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tough runner

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bad on gas

35

Durable, Well Built Truck — my dads is 4WD with locking hubs. it has the bedside toolbox. long wheel base. gray in color with full chrome. no lift currently.

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Alex writes:
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4

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looks power capability

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gas prices

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Great — I bought this truck a year ago, and me being 14 i didnt have alot of money but now this truck is painted and i drive it in mmy woods sometimes, it a very durable and powerfeul truck, and all my friends love it.

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

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Shawn writes:
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its the funest truck ive ever drivin powerful, tough and full of torque =]

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the mpg is like 9mpg so i dont really drive it too offten =[

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Orverall I Love My Old Rust Bucket Lol — my truck is one tuff ass truck. it has 4X4 and 4 on the floor with a 351m putting the power out. short bed step side, has 456 running gear's. truck has lots of low end torque, first is quit useless lol unless your pulling something and sometimes even then ill start in 2nd. lmao

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

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Cody writes:
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Best Trucks Ever — it has a big ass not to good on gas good for hauling or going off roading or just a every day truck if you have a lot of money for gas but it is made to last becouse it was maded in the usa

Primary Use: Utility (towing boats, transporting cargo, etc.)

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2014 Ford F-150 Reviews

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Heard a lot of bad reviews on the internet concerning the ECO Boost engine; however, it's way better than the 5.0. Good braking; good acceleration. No issues so far, but only have 2500 miles on it.... Read More

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2013 Ford F-150 Reviews

Nearly New Raptor By TnRaptor

Hottest truck on the road. Ford did an incredible job with the SVT Ford Raptor. Smooth shifting, great power, amazing comfort. The wide stance of the Raptor stands out from all other trucks on the r... Read More

Great Truck Overall By TurboTimberwolf

You wouldn't believe the power of the Eco-boost V6, the towing is best in class, and the handling is superb. The interior feels like a luxury car and has plenty of convenient features. The truck has ... Read More

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2012 Ford F-150 Reviews

It Works Well For Family And Recreation. By Kickapoo

I liked the remote start and the key pad entry. That is the BOMB! It handles very well in all kinds of weather and types of roads. I felt very secure in this truck in all conditions. It also looks... Read More

Good Truck If They Can Fix The Throttle Issues. By Mark

Comfortable, quiet ride for a truck. Great suspension, great handling make this truck a nice ride. The only thing I have as a con is the throttle. I dislike the throttle response. In my opinion the th... Read More

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2011 Ford F-150 Reviews

Love It By Geoffery

A 7,500lb pick up doing the 1/4 mile in 14 seconds with tires that have over 70,000km of use on them is amazing to me. This truck handles really well too. The brakes never seem to fade. The it tow... Read More

Great Work Truck By mikes85z

I have put 60,000 miles on the truck, and it still rides amazing. I tow a 27' boat that weights 9000lbs and a car hauler that weights 7500lbs ,the motor pulls like mad. If you tow a lot I recommend ... Read More

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2010 Ford F-150 Reviews

Mean Looking Truck By nicksantos

overall its a great truck to have. you can take it anywhere and it can tow just about anything. equipped with a "bedrug" makes it easy for transportation of fragile or things you don't want to get all... Read More

Good Sound Truck By mattcargurus

I like everything about my truck. The only thing it could improve on is getting a little better mpg. Other than that I am extremely happy. I take care of it like my baby though it it takes care of me ... Read More

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