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Old 05-01-2016, 08:23 AM
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New 2016 F-150 XLT

So had my fist major issue with my 2010 F-150 after 98,000 worry free miles. Had to have it towed to the dealer. Wife met me there to pick me up and while waiting she said she found a focus she liked and thought it would make a great daily driver. So we decided to look around a bit. Spent most of the day looking at everything from Explorer, Focus, Fusion, and Mustang. At the end of the day we wound up bringing this one home.



2016 F-150 XLT with 2.7 Ecoboost.

not quite the daily commuter we originally started out looking at but the plan is to get the 10 fixed and still drive most of the time and have this be the family truckster. I'm actually amazed at the cab room it has. Doesn't have all the bells and whistles but does have a lot of new buttons to play with. Smaller bed than I would have typically chosen but I still have the 10 with the 6.5 ft. bed.
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Old 05-01-2016, 08:24 AM
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not sold on the chrome wheels yet either but the boss already approved a set of aftermarket wheels if I want.
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That is a beauty Scott! Keep us posted on how you like the 2.7 Eco... I've heard good things about it
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Very nice Scott!!..congrats!
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That's a beauty. As Frank said, keep us posted.
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seems the birds like it.


it has the feature where it shuts down when you're at a full stop for a stoplight or such. That's one I'll have to get used to.
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That feature seems like it would need to be disabled.
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Beautiful!! Congratulations! Great color
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Very nice!

Guy I work with just bought one in that color- really looks good!
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seems the birds like it.


it has the feature where it shuts down when you're at a full stop for a stoplight or such. That's one I'll have to get used to.

I've read about that on the newer ones... I think it would drive me crazy!
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