In fact, F-Series offers one-third more configurations in its class than its newest competitor. Will sometimes get 11 empty. A new instrument cluster with a transmission temperature gauge is standard on all models equipped with an automatic transmission. Result: Ford is back in the popular beverage vocation and other vocations. Map pockets with integrated cup holders for closed containers only are standard on SuperCab rear doors, and a garage door opener and sunglasses bin is standard on the Lariat overhead console. Manual transmissions on these engines can be ordered with five, six or seven speeds.
The engine is rated at 210 horsepower and 520 lb. Safety and Security Safety and security features included in the Super Duty F-350-550 Chassis Cabs include second-generation air bags for the driver and right front passenger. Horsepower ratings up to 260 with 660 lb. I use this truck to tow a 7700 pound 30' camper with no problems i did add firestone airbags to smooth out the ride with trailer on. Dual fuel tanks are available on all models. Didnt burn any oil, and had the original clutch 5spd. Packaging The new interior color for the 2002 model year is Medium Flint.
Adding a fifth wheel hitch increases the towing capacity up to 14,300 pounds. The optional shift-on-the-fly four-wheel drive systems either manual or electric provide enhanced traction. Buyers have a choice of 6 manual and 5 automatic transmissions. When the vehicle is properly equipped it can tow 12,500 pounds, the highest conventional trailer towing of any pickup in its class. Dont have it anymore, but had a 2000 f250 5. If I need muscle, I break out the 6. As it says, I'm getting around 8-9 mpg around town.
. Packaging A tractor is the power unit of a tractor-trailer combination. Super-Duty models offer the right power, payload and towing for most any vocation that customers require through Class 7. Safety and Security F-Series Super Duty trucks are supplied with air bag supplemental restraint systems that protect occupants in frontal collisions. Fog lamps on the Lariat provide enhanced visibility in inclement weather. The vehicles now offer expanded fuel capacity combining the 40-gallon aft-of-axle fuel tank and the 19-gallon mid-ship fuel tank available on all 7.
The front shoulder safety belts are adjustable to five different height positions for optimum comfort and position. Had a 8' plow for the last 3 winters I had it. The vehicles also have an available limited-slip rear axle that improves performance in off-road driving situations. The available snowplow package adds versatility The F-Series have a standard manual and available electric shift-on-the-fly 4×4 system on F-350 models. The optional limited-slip rear axle improves performance in low traction situations such as off-road driving or slick pavement. I wish I was even getting the mileage others are. Does fine with an 8' blade in winter though.
Design Three different cab styles, Regular Cab, SuperCab and Crew Cab are available from the factory, eliminating the need for a modification company to customize the cab at substantial additional expense. Super Duty F-650 and F-750 models deliver modern styling and many comfort and convenience features customers may not expect in a commercial truck of this size. Also new is an improved lumbar support system, providing a greater range of adjustment. The F-650 is available with 22K, 24. The F-650 and F-750 have a wide range of standard and optional axles.
New exterior colors options such as Arizona Beige Clearcoat Metallic, Sapphire Blue Clearcoat Metallic and dark Shadow Grey Clearcoat Metallic have been added for 2002. This mpg average is 100% towing an 18' trailer with two Gravelys. Chassis Cab frame rails have an advantage in versatility — through-the-side rail fuel filler opening helps body builders make modifications and add bodies more efficiently. An engine block heater helps maintain engine-start temperature for quick and easy cold-weather starts. The vehicles have three different diesel engines available with a wide variety of horsepower choices. Good truck, but like others said a little under powered. Here's a recent thread with my '04 I just bought.
The newer 3 valves are supposedly more powerful and better on fuel. The Caterpillar 3126B is standard on 33K models. Does everything its asked to just a little slower. Got around 13-14 in town. The engine is the best-selling in its class for the last five years. This frame is designed especially for crane and boom applications.