1998 Ford F-150 User Reviews

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    1998 Ford F-150 XLT 4WD Stepside SBReview
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    F150 Flareside. — Great handling and visual appeal. Plenty of power, but the mileage is subpar and the seating is very limited. Overall, it is an excellent vehicle for a single person or a couple, but with children, it would be mostly a secondary vehicle.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: Great power and aesthetics.

    Cons: Poor mileage and limited seating.

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    1998 Ford F-150 XLT Extended Cab SBReview
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    Nice Truck — Way Too much power for a 4.6. It would probably eat anything you have and if it didnt then my truck nuts would slap you in the face. got some character dents and dings but its just a old work truck. Gets 14mpg no matter how you drive it

    Primary Use: Utility (towing boats, transporting cargo, etc.)

    Pros: Its Powerful

    Cons: I'm driving

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    1998 Ford F-150 XLT Extended Cab LBReview
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    98 F 150 — I have 318,000 miles what else can be said ? I just now need to put a transmission in it. Paint is still very good I think this is the only year that they put 3 doors in them I wish it had 4

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: nice ride

    Cons: breaks are spongy

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    1998 Ford F-150 XL Extended Cab SBReview
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    Great. Lot's Of Room. And Good Preformance. But, I Always Can Depend On That From A Ford — I miss this truck. 200k, without a problem. Great on fuel, but a little under powered. The old girl fit my ass. I'd love to have her back. I sold it to my stepson, who promptly smashed it up. He ran into an Olds and screwed the frontend. Whata waiste.

    Primary Use: Utility (towing boats, transporting cargo, etc.)

    Pros: It fit my needs

    Cons: Under powered

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    1998 Ford F-150 XLT LBReview
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    Best Truck On The Road Today — I have had my 98 ford F150 for about 6 months and love it. Ford makes one of the toughest trucks on the road today. i hate fueling it up $75 to $80 to fill it up but its fairly easy on gas. my truck has 300,000 miles on it and still running like a new truck.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: awesome proformance

    Cons: filling the gas tank 30 gallons

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    1998 Ford F-150 XL 4WD LBReview
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    Pretty Decent Ride — like how it shifts and the smooth ride acceleration is pretty good braking is great handling is ok on wet roads it has a squeak which i think is the u joint the interior is worn and has a dent in the door gets great mileage and low maintnence

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: tough

    Cons: older model

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    1998 Ford F-150 STD SBReview
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    Its A Ford Thats All To Be Said — great truck overall it only has the 4.2L V6 with the manual transmission it was my brothers frist truck and had a 7 inch lift sitting on 35 i think and has a 40 series flowmaster muffler with a power aid trottlebody spacer and a airaid intake system the rear axle is regeared to a 3.73.8 ratio give me a little accel.(its a 2wd) to me this is blast to drive im a ford tech so cost to maintain is cheap

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

    Pros: need a truck to do a job  this will do most things that can throw at it

    Cons: cant find one yet

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    1998 Ford F-150 XLT 4WD Extended Cab SBReview
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    98 Ford F150 — after owning a 2wd for over a year... this thing is great! it runs like a champ... extremely clean interior. 4WD works great. overall im very pleased with it and i would definately recomend this truck to anybody looking for something new!

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

    Pros: very clean intereior, runs perfect

    Cons: had a couple rust spots i want to fix

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    1998 Ford F-150 XL 4WD LBReview
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    Great Truck — Even though it's a V6 it gets the job done. Build solid just like every other Ford ive ever owned. I like the black, I kinda wish it was a stepside though. 18mpg city. No work needed so far. The 5-speed is great. I love manuals.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: Does everything you ask

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    A Decent Truck — this is a decent truck and it gets good gas mileage. The truck has good power for only being a v6. I can't wait to see what the next vehicle is that I get to drive. I am happy with my truck though.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: 4wheel drive

    Cons: ford

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    2013 Ford F-150 Reviews

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    Excellent riding vehicle-Cadillac smooth and quiet. Excellent leg room for back seats. No transmission hump in back floorboard. Can fold up backseats and comfortably sleep on floor-lots of room. M... Read More

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    2012 Ford F-150 Reviews

    Awesome By XEODGuy

    The ecoboost engine is fantastic, lots of low end grunt, very smooth and effortless but, they should have come with a manual mode selection (different mapping) for better fuel economy. The 3.73 rear e... Read More

    Good Allround Pickup By golfnut_bill

    Good looking vechicle with plenty power and torgue. It has the 3.5l eco-boost and outshines my old 5.4L in both power and economy. The only thing I don't like is how low it is in the front end. I plan... Read More

    2011 Ford F-150 Reviews

    Love It By coreyyoung08

    Love how roomy it is and comfortable. Good gas mileage also for a 5.0L getting 16mpg! Also has a feature to run on Compressed Natural Gas. Love the sync feature allowing me to play music through my ph... Read More

    Love The Sound Of The Truck Exhaust Note On Acceleration. By castle55

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