It has never left me stranded. Especially compared to the newer 3 valve engines in the next generation trucks 2004+. Never had the battery die from leaving a door open, light on. Front end steering and suspension components squeak like crazy. Model year 1999 Year of manufacture 1999 First year of ownership 2002 Most recent year of ownership 2011 Engine and transmission 4.
Started after a day of driving through deep water. Except for parking lot dings on the outside and minor wear on the uppholstery and steering wheel it still looks and runs like new. A little rusted, Wisconsin Truck nothing that some sanding, neutralizer, bondo and paint didn't fix. The 1997 SuperCab rear side window glass had a metallic like tint to it, whereas the 1998 SuperCab side rear glass had a black appearance to it. I have had this truck since it was brand new for about 11 years now, it has never let me down. General Comments: I absolutely love my truck! Yes Review Date: 22nd August, 2011 Faults: Nothing has gone wrong with this truck.
It is a very reliable truck. The only option was your choice of either an automatic or manual transmission as far as we can tell. Leaks water through roof in the back, somewhere above the sliding rear window. Ford completely redesigned the F-150 for so 1998 only saw minor changes. The step side is helpful and sturdy, it's not slippery or too small. Once this one finally does give up the ghost, I will without any doubt buy another one.
It drives like a car, but has tons of power to tow my bass boat. General Comments: This truck by far is the best truck that I have ever owned. In Park the needle doesnt point right at the P. . Model year 1999 Year of manufacture 1999 First year of ownership 1999 Most recent year of ownership 2010 Engine and transmission 5. I feel like I am driving my wife's car and not a truck. The smaller V8 the 4.
For more details on this very unique truck including an exclusive interview with Ford, go to page. They were all short box, regular cab, two wheel drive trucks. General Comments: Truck feels strong and quick with the 5. All in all this truck is wonderful, I love it, and it's pretty quick too. Drivers seat sags a little toward the door from getting in and out, a piece is broken off and stick through the seat once when I was getting in. The F-250 light duty body for '98 is based on the F-150 body, that will change in '99. A couple decades later we can look back and see that the 4.
Only problem has been with massive rusting on underbody mostly due to being kept near lake. I can't afford to fix the damage, so I cut out the air bags, and the truck still runs and drives like the day I bought it. Although, some of the new models have too many bells and whistles for me. Had a few different trucks over the years; I've always come back to the F-150. Take a minute or two right now to check it out: What's New For 1998 So for 1998 there are only a few things different from the year before.
It's always been a comfortable ride with plenty of leg room and very dependable! The V8's had some issues with spark plugs ejecting themselves from the head, but otherwise the Triton engines proved to be quite reliable engines. There is plenty of storage space. I have a very expensive German car too, and the F-150 wins hands down for reliability. Yes Review Date: 31st March, 2010 Faults: Nothing at all has gone wrong with my F150. Roughly half of all vehicles sold are trucks, and last year Ford's F-series racked up more than 836,000 sales, making it once again the best-selling vehicle in the country.
But for myself, i have owned many trucks and i have always came back to the Ford F150. It was owned by one family since new and dealer-maintained regularly. I love this truck to death. Only have single bench seat. Power mirror switch doesn't move mirrors to the left.