🤣 Prisoner of the moment. A 1999 Ford was at one time, a relatively new tech, new gen truck. Folks scoffed at those as well. That goes for every gen in every make. There are always those “they don’t make’em like they used to” crowds.
Old trucks are cool. New ones are better in just about every...
I’ve had issues with just about every make I’ve owned. Jeep, Ford, Honda, Toyota.
I have to understand that there will be issues with any complex mass produced product. But we are emotional beings being subject to the prisoner-of-the-moment situations. It does make it hard to go back to a...
You won’t be getting 20mpg at 90mph with a diesel. Especially if you’ve got upsized tires and a lift. A friend with a newer F350 and 35’s with 3” lift gets 15-16 tops, at 75mph.
For me, keeping a vehicle for 15 years means keeping it as stock as possible. I’d not want to deal with failures due...
It’ll work for me. There’s enough storage behind the seat for essentials. Overall size is great for 99.9% of the trails I ride.
But I don’t plan on becoming a bachelor anytime soon so not even on the radar. Just daydreams. 🤣
Any concerns with dirt, mud, salt, etc build up? High speed gravel roads means I’d probably want some sort of skid plate. Which would then make it a pain to refill.
I’d probably just mount a small tank on the spare tire carrier.