1987 Ford F-150 Overview


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1987 Ford F-150 Overview

The 1987 Ford F-150 was a new breed of truck entirely. Power and safety were key elements of the line's redesign; the 87 Ford F150 was the first pickup to be offered with standard antilock brakes, and fuel-injection technology was expanded to the 4.9 liter straight-six as well as the 5.0 Windsor V-8.

The look of the 1987 Ford F150 changed, too, as part of the redesign of the F-Series. Sleeker lines and a more aerodynamic aesthetic were the hallmark. The 87 Ford F-150 was available in XL, XLT, and XLT Lariat trims, with extended-cab supercab and 2-door cab options.

Owners swear by the rugged durability of these workhorse trucks. You'll find the extended-bed models working hard on ranch and farm, and plenty of the short-bed versions going off-road for 4-wheeler fun. They're still popular with tuners, and with anyone looking for a powerhouse that just keeps going and going and going...


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No Spark

So I have a 87 f150 and I have bought a brand new ignition coil and a whole new distributor new plugs and wires and I am getting power to the coil and power to the cap but still no spark from the p...

Starter Continues To Crank..

I have a 1987 Ford F-150 351 engine. A few days ago it wouldn't start, so I replaced the solenoid. Two days later, after starting it, it continued to try to turn over, even though it started. I chec...

1978 F150 Straight Six

Turns over really fast but won't fire like it's not getting gas fuel pump is good but won't come on when you turn the key.

Ford F-150 Tuns Over But Won't Start - Fuel

Turns over but won't start I don't think


I have a 1987 Ford f-150 big straight six cylinder it has two gas tanks I just bought it and don't know if the rear tank even works so I just use the front . It seems like it's not getting power ...