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Old 08-28-2016, 07:43 AM   #101
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I thought all Ford F-150 4x4 come with 36 gallon tanks? I know mine did. I guess you're looking for a 4x2?
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Old 08-28-2016, 09:00 AM   #102
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The 36 gallon tank is an option but not standard. We ordered it with our 4x4.
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Old 08-28-2016, 09:07 AM   #103
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The 36 gallon tank is an option but not standard. We ordered it with our 4x4.
That's the difference then, because I didn't order my truck just bought off the lot. But all the 4x4s I saw had 36 gallon tanks.
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Old 08-28-2016, 10:58 AM   #104
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My '16 Lariat 4WD , bought off lot, has the 23g tank. Not a problem to me as I have to stop to use facilities way sooner than having to fill up with gas.
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My '16 Lariat 4WD , bought off lot, has the 23g tank. Not a problem to me as I have to stop to use facilities way sooner than having to fill up with gas.
Agreed, my tank is only good for about 250 miles before dumping is required....matches my gas consumption also....
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Old 08-28-2016, 11:33 AM   #106
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My '16 Lariat 4WD , bought off lot, has the 23g tank. Not a problem to me as I have to stop to use facilities way sooner than having to fill up with gas.
Yes, but I find it nicer to stop at a nice rest stop along the way, take a break by a river, rather than pit stops at a fuel station.

Going from the small tank in my Pilot, to the large 36 US gal (136,27 litre) tank in the F150 is fantastic. I love the extra range.

BTW, I just fuelled up a couple days ago, with the range to empty just turning to 0 km before I got to the station, and it took 131.5 litres of gas, so I actually had almost 5 litres left in the tank. Good to know.
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Old 08-28-2016, 12:02 PM   #107
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Yes, but I find it nicer to stop at a nice rest stop along the way, take a break by a river, rather than pit stops at a fuel station.

Going from the small tank in my Pilot, to the large 36 US gal (136,27 litre) tank in the F150 is fantastic. I love the extra range.

BTW, I just fuelled up a couple days ago, with the range to empty just turning to 0 km before I got to the station, and it took 131.5 litres of gas, so I actually had almost 5 litres left in the tank. Good to know.
Unfortunately, rest stops by the river are far outnumbered by fuel stations along the US Interstate system.
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Old 08-28-2016, 12:17 PM   #108
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Unfortunately, rest stops by the river are far outnumbered by fuel stations along the US Interstate system.
True. We avoid interstates unless we're trying to get somewhere quick. It's just as Charles Kuralt once said: "Thanks to the Interstate Highway System, it is now possible to travel from one end of the country to the other, without seeing anything."

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Old 08-28-2016, 02:29 PM   #109
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I thought all Ford F-150 4x4 come with 36 gallon tanks? I know mine did. I guess you're looking for a 4x2?
Maybe you're so close to the border that you're thinking of the Canadian specs, as explained earlier?
But seriously, the equipment choices may have changed over the years.
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Definitely agree about the 36 gallon tank Richard. The range is amazing. It's nice to just go and not have to bother with fill ups as often - towing or not. When we're not towing, we can actually go 900 miles or more on a single tank.

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Just wish though that they made the countdown to zero KM left to E actually have a fourth digit. Filled up on our very first trip in Beaudette MN, and I noted it said 999 left, well it didn't go to 998 until just before reaching our son's home in Thunder Bay some 430 km later. Do like not having to fill up as often though

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