1986 Ford F-150 Overview

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4.15 stars

Based on 42 reviews

Fun Truck by Xtina
 — Even though 23ish years have robbed it of some horsepower, this is the best truck I've ever driven. I've got an f-250 turbo-diesel but the handling is terrible, turning radius is bad beyond descriptio... Read More
Great Vehicle For Off Roading Or Hauling by Steve
 — It came with an Inline 6 and I didnt care for the inline with a 3 speed so I swapped the engine to a 302 and put dual exhaust with new headers on it. It gets to highway speed REALLY easy and 4 wheel d... Read More
Great Work/fun Loving Truck, Durable, Never Lets You Down. by Xavier_Creed
 — 1986 F150, inline six, 3 speed, 2WD. Tough as nails truck, flexible, hard working, fun to drive. Body starts to rust in all the typical Ford places, does ride like a grain truck when it gets really co... Read More

1986 Ford F-150 Overview

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1986 Ford F-150

Buyers of the 1986 Ford F-150 had slightly fewer choices than in the previous model year.  The powerful fuel-injected 5.0 liter Windsor V-8 was the only 5-liter V8 engine on offer; diesel and straight-six engines were also available.

The 86 Ford F150 came off the line in the XL, XLT, and XLT Lariat trims, with extended-cab 4-door supercab and 2-door cab setups.  Extended bed models  proved ideal for farm and ranch use; short beds were prized by off-road enthusiasts, who loved the versatility and rugged 4-wheel capability of the 1986 Ford F150.

The 86 Ford F-150 is a real workhorse of a pickup, and there are plenty of these durable beauties still on the streets today.  Tuners love them for their baseline reliability, and you'll see them all tricked out and ready to roll.  Gas mileage, though, isn't one of their selling points; you might get 18 highway, 14 city out of your 1986 Ford F-150 if you're careful!

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Ford F-150 Questions

Mike Lankford
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86 F150 300 6 Cylinder Won't Start Has New Starter And Cylinoid Turn The Ke...

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KerryLL
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1986 F150 Starter Won't Stop -- Help!?

KerryLL 57 seconds ago. We have an 86 f150 and we have replaced the solenoid( twice) alternator, battery ,starter, and ignition switch . when we go t...

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JahdielMartinez
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Problems Idling

I'm having problems when I turn my truck on and put it in reverse or on drive, the engine shuts down. I'm thinking it may be the weather, 45°-60°F or, I may need to adjust the idle but I'm not su...

10 views with 3 answers (last answer 4 days ago)
JahdielMartinez
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Hello, I Have A 1986 Ford F150 300 4.9l. When I Hook Up The Positive And Ne...

I bought this truck a couple months ago knowing it has an electrical problem and wanted to work on it. I cant find the parasitic draw or short. I have changed the battery, alternator, starter, start...

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I Think The Fuel Selector Value Is My Issue. My Question Is What Does The ...

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