1995 Ford F-150 SVT Lightning User Reviews

1995 Ford F-150 SVT Lightning Review Ratings

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Average Ratings from 6 reviews

  • Performance:4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars 4.6 / 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:4.4 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
  • Overall: 4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars 4.5 / 5

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rbtaustin1 writes:
1995 Ford F-150 SVT Lightning 2 Dr STD Standard Cab SB Review
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4

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fun truck to own,With alittle time and a lot of money it has become a beast

Cons

I only have one con.GAS PRICES sux

rbtaustin1
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Tons Of Fun — I've hade my lightning for about a year,it has been a great truck sofar.All it takes is some flowmasters and a chip,and you have more power at your foot then most people think.It's great from red light to red light.

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

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Sampson_Simpson writes:
1995 Ford F-150 SVT Lightning 2 Dr STD Standard Cab SB Review
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The looks you get when you roll up in the parking lot follwed by the low rumble of the 351 5.8 windor

Cons

The gas mileage is the only negative

Sampson_Simpson
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What Is And What Shall Ever Be The Standard For Real Deal Trucks — I have been driving my red Lightning everyday for 10 1/2 years and I still love hearing that sound everyday when i start it up. Parts are more difficult to come by than the newer Lightnings but are still widely available if your interested. Mine is dropped on a 3-5 Belltech kit with KMC stealth 20" wheels. I got 35 series tires in the front and 55 series tires in the back. No exhaust just straight pipe from the catalytic converter with two 3 inch pipes coming out the back. Hypertech power module with low temp thermostat and K&N intake. Clear corners with stealth chrome bulbs and diamond clear headlights with HID bulbs and euros in the back sittin above a smoothed out roll pan. There is also a huge monsta tachometer sittin on the dashboard with dark blue neons under the dashboard and a custom toggle switch i put in right next to the fog light switch. There is red neons behind the seats that come on with the truck. All the audio equipment in the truck is the Bazooka P.Miller line which includes two 12 inch woofers and a 1000 wat amp and also two 5 1/4" speakers in the doors with two 6 1/2" speakers behind the seats. I will never part ways with my truck and if you have one as well than you know just how I feel.

Owner for 10 years, 7 months

Miles Driven per Year:20,000

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justin_hernandez writes:
1995 Ford F-150 SVT Lightning 2 Dr STD Standard Cab SB Review
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Its Bad Ass

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Gas Prices

justin_hernandez
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The Bottom Line Is Ford Lightnings Rock! — This truck is a beast and i have so much fun driving this thing. I will never part with my beast! i have done a lot to the motor of this truck as well as the appearance of this truck and there is still more to come!

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

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Spencer writes:
1995 Ford F-150 SVT Lightning 2 Dr STD Standard Cab SB Review
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Power, Handling, Sleeper-ness,

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gas mileage

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Great Buy..wish Gas Was Better Though — 7 second 0-60 stock, handling is awesome, braking is..not so great but could be better build quaility is great, no major repairs yet great appearance lots of looks low gas mileage, not so great amazing truck to drive

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Spenser writes:
1995 Ford F-150 SVT Lightning 2 Dr STD Standard Cab SB Review
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handels amazing

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might not fit in a poor mans budget

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I Love It — Well there is not much bad to say about the truck other than its not much of a gas milage vehical other than thath it is all around amazing svt is an awsome vehical and the profrmace of a full size truck is a blast

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

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Kenny writes:
1995 Ford F-150 SVT Lightning 2 Dr STD Standard Cab SB Review
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Black, fast and nasty looking. I can haul wood and beat Mustangs at the same time.

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Poor gas mileage and dual gas tank switch always stuck

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Pickup Truck On Steroids — It's a Ford F150 and it's not much to look at. But, you better watch out at the red light... this truck will eat you up and spit you out. Powered by a high ouput 5.8L V8, this truck is faster than my 88' Mustang GT. It's a gas guzzler but who cares, I just want to smoke the rear tires every chance I can. Too bad a young girl ran a stop sign and hit me head-on, totaled the truck. I didn't even have it for 2 years :-(

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Reviews From Other Years

2004 Ford F-150 SVT Lightning Reviews

I Love This Truck. By Sonic_Blue

It's just a fun truck to drive. People often stop and ask me about it. They either want to know more or they have their own Lightning stories. On the highway, it rides like a car with a lot of passing... Read More

Shinny Fast Good Lookin' Truck; 'nuff Said. By Sonic_Blue

This is certainly not your daddy's truck. The Lightning isn't really intended to be used for much utility and its definitely not suited at all for off road, or even snow, ice or heavy rain for that ma... Read More

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2003 Ford F-150 SVT Lightning Reviews

I have no dislikes except ford needs to improve interior but basically its a fun truck to drive it handles safe and its the first to leave the finish line repairs no costly repairs great truck beautif... Read More

Powerful By Pease92

I like everything about it for the most part. The things I dislike have to do with the nature of the vehicle rather than a flaw in its design. An example of this is how the interior is limited to two/... Read More

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2002 Ford F-150 SVT Lightning Reviews

Gotta Experience One At Least Once In Your Life. By Jared

Stupid amounts of torgue. Ability to roast tires at will. Supercharger whine makes me excited... If you know what I mean. Handles better than any truck and better than most cars. Best looking truck ev... Read More

Magnificent By Stacey

The Lightning's plugs have a tendency to be shot out; however, it's overall build is strong. The appearance is magnificent and the engine can give you shivers. SVT could have marketed it a little more... Read More

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2001 Ford F-150 SVT Lightning Reviews

"badazz Truck", People Always Comment Very Positively On It. By lightningforce

As soon as the engine started up and I heard the pipes I just had to buy it, and I have been smiling for 12,000 miles. You'll be the "BADDEST" LIGHTNING in town. Everyone looks at it and wants it . Read More

Very Impressed By 17jeremy

Love the power and handling this truck has and the sporty look compaird to the regular F-150. The only thing I don't like is that you can only have three people in the truck including Yourself. Bu... Read More

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2000 Ford F-150 SVT Lightning Reviews

Awesome By Christopher

Amazing power in this little truck. Gets terrible gas mileage but it worth every penny. At stock it dose a 14.2 sec quarter mile and there are tons of modification you can do to it. And it looks mean ... Read More

Ford Svt Lightning By Mark

the most versitile sports vehical on the planet. 380hp stock.... few mods to pump over 400hp and 500tq and seriously eat up anything you encounter on the street. Very fun truck to drive. great value f... Read More

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