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  • (4.1) 72 reviews
  • MSRP: $4,254$15,858
  • Body Style: Truck
  • Combined MPG: 16-17
  • Engine: 300-hp, 5.4-liter V-8 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: 4x4
  • Towing Capacity: 8,200 lbs.
2005 Ford F-150

Our Take on the 2005 Ford F-150

What We Don't Like

  • Ride comfort in city
  • Low-speed acceleration
  • Fuel economy
  • Difficult entry and exit
  • Wet-weather traction with 2WD

Notable Features

  • V-6 or V-8 power
  • Manual or automatic
  • Three cab configurations
  • Variety of models
  • Available DVD player in SuperCrew

2005 Ford F-150 Reviews

Consumer Reviews


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Built Ford Tough

by Jerry from Tallahassee, FL on March 23, 2011

I have had this truck since 2004 and it is AMAZING! I have the 4.6 V8 with 172K miles on it without any major issues at all! This truck has performed perfectly on and off road. I wish the 4.6 V8 had a... Read Full Review

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2005 Ford F-150 Safety Ratings

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There are currently 14 recalls for this car.

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Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,800 per year.

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