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AZ F150

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Nov 25, 2012
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Explored some trails around Lake Pleasant this past weekend, about 30 miles on dirt testing out my Dual XGPS160 unit. This gives me satellite gps on up to 5 devices that are Bluetooth capable. Next up will be to make a removable or fold down mount for my dash to house the GPS unit as well as my iPad that I’ll be using





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AZ F150

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Nov 25, 2012
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Phoenix, AZ
Some really uneventful pictures of my new fire extinguisher mount and I stepped up to 37’s from 35’s








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AZ F150

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Nov 25, 2012
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Phoenix, AZ
My friend Greg and I took our F150’s and ladies out to Wickenburg for breakfast at Horseshoe Cafe and then went down into Box Canyon to do some offroading.













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98RangerDAVE

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What do you have for suspension? I rubbed my pinch weld and just recently my tire smacked my front bumper. So I still have some more trimming to do


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Currently I have a bilstein 5100 shock (set to no lift) up front with a 4.5” lift spindle. In the rear I have 2017 Raptor take off FOX shocks with a 1” lift block.

I will be installing the FOX 2.5” factory series coilovers with resi up front with a 2.5” hydro bumpstop in a few weeks.

The Bilstein 5100 shock was a placeholder until I had the funds to order the coilovers.
 

AZ F150

Member
Nov 25, 2012
118
17
18
Phoenix, AZ
Currently I have a bilstein 5100 shock (set to no lift) up front with a 4.5” lift spindle. In the rear I have 2017 Raptor take off FOX shocks with a 1” lift block.

I will be installing the FOX 2.5” factory series coilovers with resi up front with a 2.5” hydro bumpstop in a few weeks.

The Bilstein 5100 shock was a placeholder until I had the funds to order the coilovers.
Sounds like a good setup! I used to run the bilstein 5100’s on my previous F150 and they weren’t bad. How do you like the 2017 Raptor shocks? I have the Gen 1’s on my truck but I was thinking of modifying my mounts so that I could run the Gen 2’s


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98RangerDAVE

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Sounds like a good setup! I used to run the bilstein 5100’s on my previous F150 and they weren’t bad. How do you like the 2017 Raptor shocks? I have the Gen 1’s on my truck but I was thinking of modifying my mounts so that I could run the Gen 2’s


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So far so good with the Raptor shocks. I have a 2012 XLT and they bolted right up. I didn’t modify any OEM mounting, I believe your truck would be the same.
 

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