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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lilybug890
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1986 F150 Two Two Tanks It Will Lnot Run Off The Back Tank Switch Read Righ...

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cowboy_curtis
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I Have A 1986 F150

It is in good condition on the inside out. She starts up and runs good. She has no motor problems to my knowledge and the body and intearier looks good. She has been stored inside and has very low...

24 views with 1 answer (last answer 3 weeks ago)
RoyF
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My 1986 F150 5.0 Efi Is Hard To Start When Cold And Bucks And Jumps When Wa...

Have replaced EGRw/solenoid, TPS sensor, IAT sensor, thermostat, plugs, distributor cap and rotor. Checked fuel pressure and was fine, but not while driving when bucking occurs. Starts fine once the t...

104 views with 3 answers (last answer about a month ago)
gamecockjoe
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My 86 F150 W/inline 6 Needs Jumping To Start.

I have a 86 F150 w/inline 6. I have a problem that started the other day. I had the battery tested and it is good and I took the alternator to 2 different parts stores and it tests good. It starts if...

48 views with 10 answers (last answer about a month ago)
crmiv67
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Please Help. I Have An 86 Ford F150 , 302 Efi, Automatic. I Have Been Worki...

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