• (4.4) 10 reviews
  • MSRP: $8,244$25,308
  • Body Style: Truck
  • Combined MPG: N/A
  • Engine: 325-hp, 6.0-liter V-8 (diesel)
  • Drivetrain: 4x2
  • Towing Capacity: 13,600 lbs.
2005 Ford F-350

Our Take on the 2005 Ford F-350

For 2005, a new 6.8-liter V-10 gains 52 horsepower compared with its predecessor, and the 5.4-liter V-8 produces 40 hp more than the previous version. A new TowCommand System with an integrated electric trailer-brake controller is said to be an industry first. Design revisions incorporate element... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Maneuverability
  • Fuel economy
  • Engine noise
  • Difficult entry and exit in 4WD models

Notable Features

  • Choice of three engines
  • Available diesel V-8
  • Three cab configurations
  • Harley-Davidson and King Ranch editions

2005 Ford F-350 Reviews

Cars.com Expert Reviews

I have one suggestion for every urban cowboy out there who always wanted to look the part, even if it wasn't always possible to act the part: Check out the Ford F-350 King Ranch.You will never find a truck more suited for the cattle-roppin', Merle Haggard singing, boot-wearing crowd than what Ford has done with its top trim level F-350 truck.There's less leather at a Harley-David... Read full review for the 2005 Ford F 350

Consumer Reviews


Average based on 10 reviews

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Solid truck, to say the least

by 2005 Ford F350 King Ranch Owner from Austin, TX on April 10, 2012

I have owned a 2005 Ford F350 King Ranch 6.0L Turbodiesel since it was brand new. Freaking solid truck, extremely powerful. I have had no trouble towing a fully loaded 5th wheel toy hauler up some ste... Read Full Review

50 Trim Levels Available

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2005 Ford F-350 Safety Ratings

Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 10 recalls for this car.

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Service & Repair

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

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