1996 Ford F-150 Overview

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Trims

Eddie Bauer
2 national listings
Avg. Price: $4,287
Special Edition
9 national listings
XL
24 national listings
Avg. Price: $4,673
XLT
Avg. Price: $4,755

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4.55 stars

Based on 39 reviews

Mean Green Machine by Jarod
 — Overall this truck has been good for the past 5 1/2 yrs of owning it. Recently the transmission went out but it has 146,000 miles on it and still runs strong. Currently the stock 5.0L 302 is still und... Read More
'96 Forn F-150 by Enric
 — For truck that weighs over 4,000 pounds, the acceleration is phenomenal. I have clocked myself at about 7.0 seconds from 0- 60. The other surprising thing considering its weight is how well it brakes.... Read More
Keeps On Truckin by xjsjag
 — This is a great truck if you keep it maintained. My truck spent its first 13 years in the sierra mountain taking on the winter snow and ice. The past 5 years have been down by the beach enduring the... Read More

1996 Ford F-150 Overview

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1996 Ford F-150

The 1996 Ford F-150 topped the American market for the first time in several years.  Behind this return to market dominance were several key selling points: buyers flocked to the 96 Ford F150, drawn by its variety of trims (Standard, XL, XLT, and Eddie Bauer trimlines were available), its range of configurations (choices between stepside and styleside; long-bed and short-bed models; and cab setups ranging from 2-door and 4-door standard cabs to the extended-cab supercab), and above all, its selection of powerhouse fuel-injected engines, from a 4.9 liter straight-six clocking in at 150 hp to a 7.3 liter PowerStroke turbo-diesel V8 putting out 210 horsepower.

Four-wheel-drive options and safety features like automatic locking hubs made the 1996 Ford F150 a favorite of off-road enthusiasts.  The pickup's ruggedness and durability made it the choice for farm and ranch uses, and its solid heft has kept it on the road for more than a decade.  You'll still find plenty of these old-school muscle-trucks out there, either pampered by tuners or doing workhorse duty in fields and back roads.

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I Still Can't Find A Reason For My Truck To Be Making A Pecking Noise Like ...

to answer last persons comment. Fan shroud was loose but was tightened, so it isn't that. Noise started after mechanic worked on my truck it was running smooth before water pump was put on , serpe...

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Thank You For Your Comments About My Problem With My 1996 For F150, I Check...

truck is making a noise like some thing is hitting the fan or fan is hitting something this happened after serpenteen belt was put on, a new water pump, and a throttle control sensor, because my tru...

12 views with 1 answer (last answer 2 weeks ago)
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Had A Water Pump, Serpintine Belt, Throttle Sensor Put On 1996 Ford F150 In...

had water pump, serpentine belt, throttle sensor put on aug 2014 ford f150 1996 truck immediately sounded like something hitting the fan or fan hitting something, mechanic said it was a dry belt, so...

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Will Not Start When Hot

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Is It Possible To Mount A Lightbar On The Roof Of My 96ford F 150 Eddie Bou...

Mounted right in the gutter guard area

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