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#6241656 - 05/16/18 05:09 PM 2015 ford f150 v6
daury1980 Offline
trapper

Registered: 02/21/13
Posts: 73
Loc: Nova Scotia
Is the f150 v6 3.5 non eco good or bad. I know it dose not have the power of eco or v8 but I will not be towing to much with it and just using it for a daily driver to work. How are they on gas. I never owned a ford before so I hope you can help me out thank you

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#6241809 - 05/16/18 09:41 PM Re: 2015 ford f150 v6 [Re: daury1980]
racerboy108 Online   content
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Registered: 12/03/08
Posts: 3822
Loc: Perham Minnesota 54
I am a Ford man but can't help you on this year.

Maybe Google and go on the truck sites for all the info you want

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#6241815 - 05/16/18 09:46 PM Re: 2015 ford f150 v6 [Re: daury1980]
Wild_Idaho Offline
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Registered: 02/14/18
Posts: 441
Loc: North Idaho
I have a '13 F150 3.5 ECO and I really like it a lot. Been a great truck so far. 16 MPG at best though. Sorry, no experience with the non eco.
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#6241876 - 05/17/18 03:12 AM Re: 2015 ford f150 v6 [Re: daury1980]
ack Offline
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Registered: 03/09/08
Posts: 2705
Loc: Ohio, Old fart to some.
i work at the plant were that engine is made. it is a good engine but under powered for sure. price out the 2.7 and 3.5 ecoboost. there might not be much of a price difference in them.we also build the 2.7 ecoboost. i have a 2015 with it . what a running machine. i get close to 20mpg around town. on the highway closer to 22 or 23.
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#6242055 - 05/17/18 09:49 AM Re: 2015 ford f150 v6 [Re: daury1980]
Nelson45 Offline
trapper

Registered: 10/27/12
Posts: 33
Loc: Willow River - Bruno MN
Stay away from the eco boost!!!!!! I’ve worked at a ford dealership for 17 years now. Get the 5.0L. My 2012 does about 21 in the summer and 17 in the winter. The 5.0L option is a little more upfront but worth it. Just driving, you’d be fine with that 3.5. My recommendation is no eco boost, or buy a ford factory ESP.

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