1985 Ford F-150 Overview

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Great On The Road, Great Off The Road, And Wont Let You Down by Ford24xl
 — I bought my 85' f-150 xl for $200 for my first car, apparently it had been in a flood so it was as rusty as anything ive ever seen. about 15 hrs of work and $300 into the truck and it was on the r... Read More
I Love It! by Kris
 — This truck runs like a champ. The frame of the truck is great but the body could use some work, which will happen in the future. Door pins need replaced, needs new mounts for the motor and transmissio... Read More
I Really Liked It by carpone1
 — I like the price,but hat the fact the previous owner put the tranny in the shop and left it there.also those fog lights and the way it's got bolts or something I canfigure out on the roof then there's... Read More

1985 Ford F-150 Overview

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1985 Ford F-150

The 1985 Ford F-150 was the first model in this line  to offer fuel-injection technology. The 85 Ford F150 came off the line with a choice between a fuel-injected 5.0 liter Windsor V8 engine and the carburetor version of the Windsor V-8, as well as the diesel and straight-six choices.

"Have it your way" was the name of the game for the 85 Ford F-150.  Buyers could choose their engines, their cab configurations (extended cab supercab was the roomiest of the 4-door setups, with 2-door cabs continuing in popularity), and their options packages.  XL, XLT, and XLT Lariat were the trims available.

The 1985 Ford F150 is a powerhouse pickup with the ruggedness and durability valued on farm, ranch, and worksite.  You'll find plenty of these seemingly-immortal workhorses out there today, going off-road or all dolled up by the tuner set.

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1985 Ford F150 Clutch Won't Disengage

I have a 1985 300 6 cylinder F150 and I recently replaced the clutch. After replacing the pressure plate, clutch pad, throwout bearing, and the slave and master cylinders, the clutch still won't disen...

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Jack Paskievitch
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I Have A 1985 Ford F-150 First Year Efi That's Been Sitting For About Two Y...

put a new battery in, and fuel, and the truck initially started up great and sounded good. Then , I stalled on the clutch a few times while moving it, and after it stalled for about the third tim...

201 views with 5 answers (last answer 3 weeks ago)
Vicki Mullis
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F150 6straight Fires Up Once And Then Won't Again?

New plugs New wires New distributor cap and all

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David Brock
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I Have A 85 F150 I Was Driving Down The Road And All (dash And Head) Lights...

Got to house and it still flickered just idling each time they flickered there was humming coming from the motor

23 views with 3 answers (last answer 2 months ago)
Seth Williamson
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I Have A 1985 Ford F 150 Inline 6 300 Ci It Has A Rough Idle And I Was Driv...

recently I replaced the whole distributor rotor and cap d the module on top or on the side of the distributor

31 views with 3 answers (last answer 2 months ago)