1996 Ford F-150 Overview


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4.55 stars

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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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1996 Ford F150 Overheating

I have a 1996 Ford f150 5.0 the other day the temp gauge went from cold to hot then back to cold the hot again I knew the thermostat was stuck open so I took it had it changed, new water pump, new...

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Why Would A 1996 F150 Lose All Forward Gears

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F150 Engine Running Really Bad All Of A Sudden

after changing the fuel filter used the gas in real tank - when using rear tank truck ran rough - so I only used the front tank for a couple of months running fine - last week I found that I had been ...

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Why Ois My Ignition Not Turning When I Turn The Key?

I have replaced the key switch and switch rod, yet my truck still acts up. when I turn the key the gauges move, but nothing. it only does it once in a while, but nerve wrecking. finally after turning ...

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I Need A Vacuum Diagram Exactly For A 1996 Ford F150 5.0l Efi

i have a 1996 ford f150 with a 5.0L that needs all the vacuum lines replaced but cant seem to find a diagram any wheres that matches my truck.

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