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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    Caleb Wilcox

    Eec Connector 87 F150

    I'm replacing the EEC on my truck and the old one has 4 wires and the one I bought has 5 wires and I made sure it was for my truck any suggestions what the fifth wire is or what I should do with i...

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    Adrian Stevens

    My 87 F150 Won/t Turn Over

    4.9 straight 6 manual new batt, coil, sparks, wires, cables good. I know I need a new solenoid because I have to cross it over with a screw driver. Engine will turn but will not start. Spark at coil,...

    17 views with 3 answers (last answer about a month ago)
    Ashley Smith


    can I an if so how do I adjust the clutch in my 87 F150

    11 views with 1 answer (last answer 3 months ago)

    Dash, Tail, And Park Lights Are Out

    I get up this morning & fire it up, no dash-lights. On the way to work I get pulled over, no tail-lights. I get home and start checking and no park lights either. Headlights, turn signals, brake-light...

    19,235 views with 27 answers (last answer 3 months ago)

    Bench Seat

    My husband has a 1987 Ford F150 that needs a new bench seat. I can't find one anywhere. Does anyone know where I might could buy one or is there another year truck that would fit his. Thanks for al...

    164 views with 4 answers (last answer 3 months ago)