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the F-250 light duty

Discussion in 'Equipment, Tools & Vehicle Pictures' started by thesnowman269, Nov 15, 2009.

  1. thesnowman269

    thesnowman269 Senior Member
    Messages: 965

    cant wait for the snow!

    truck 1.jpg

    truck 2.jpg
  2. nicksplowing

    nicksplowing PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,226

    looks like a money maker,good luck this year:drinkup:

    p.s. i never understood the reason behind 7 lug rims:confused:
  3. cpsnowremoval

    cpsnowremoval Senior Member
    Messages: 223

    7 lug??????
  4. SuperdutyShane

    SuperdutyShane PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,517

    Looks nice, good luck this winter.
  5. mkwl

    mkwl 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,362

    Logically- if ford put on 7 lug rims they would be able to corner the market for the light duty 250 rims because NO ONE else makes them, and no other vehicles use 7 lug rims :dizzy::laughing:
  6. f250man

    f250man PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,124

    Yea but it sure didnt last long.

    And good luck this winter and bring on the SNOW
  7. thesnowman269

    thesnowman269 Senior Member
    Messages: 965

    Thanks for the comments guys.
    I still dont understand the reasoning behind the 7 lugs. and try finding rims that look good for this truck and its not happening( not ghetto rims just more appealing looking ones) its a great truck tho handles the plow good
  8. schuitb

    schuitb Member
    Messages: 95


    Nice headlights.. are they new for this year?? How well do they work?
  9. thesnowman269

    thesnowman269 Senior Member
    Messages: 965

    the light that origonally came with the truck broke last season on the passenger side. so I went to my local napa ( who supplies meyers parts in my area) where they told me some one had just come in and bought a new set of lights to replace the sabers bcuz he had broke the driver side light off. So Bill ( the guy behind the counter) callled ernie ( the mexican with anger management problems that broke off the light) and i got a brand new night saber light for $50 bucks and then rebuilt the other light which was thrown in the mud and considerd usless when he went to put the new lights he just bought on and u can tell it doesnt look as good as the new 1. Alot better then the cost of $175 for the new ones however.
  10. thesnowman269

    thesnowman269 Senior Member
    Messages: 965

    On another note if you were speaking off the lights on the backrack.. they are not new this year however they are in a new location. last year i had a peice of angle iron and mounted the KC daylighters between the plow lights. It looked really cool but every time the plow tripped they shot off into diffrent directions and i had to get out and adjust them. I havent had anysnow to see how well they will work this year tho. My only compliant it that when they are on they shine in the side mirrors making them usless for seeing whats behind you but they sure light up the road infront of you
  11. 2brothersyc

    2brothersyc Member
    Messages: 95

    thats a little 250 lol
  12. Banksy

    Banksy PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,113

    Good plow truck there. The 7 lug rims have to be one of the most bizzare designs I've ever seen. Like it was said...sure didn't last long.
  13. jpang115

    jpang115 Junior Member
    Messages: 11

    i have had the same problem i did find that american racing makes rims for that truck heres a pic of mine

  14. thesnowman269

    thesnowman269 Senior Member
    Messages: 965

    heeeeeeyyyyyyyyyyy some one else has my truck. those are some very nice wheels i like them
  15. J & B Lawncare

    J & B Lawncare Member
    Messages: 88

    Nice rig. I will be starting the snow season with a 99 250 LD with a Myers Classic. Just stock rims for me as it is my take home ride. Good Luck
  16. thesnowman269

    thesnowman269 Senior Member
    Messages: 965

    heeyyyyy another guy with a truck like mine. keep this up and we could start a club
  17. J & B Lawncare

    J & B Lawncare Member
    Messages: 88

    Well this is the first season for the 99 F250 LD. With the snow I have seen in Central PA it works great. Now all I got to do is find some better mirrors. I have a utility topper with no windows. I will get some pictures on later.
  18. EaTmYtAiLpIpEs

    EaTmYtAiLpIpEs 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,607

    haha nice rims same ones that were on my f350
  19. KL&M Snow Div.

    KL&M Snow Div. PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,616

    Looks good, have fun with it this winter.
  20. thesnowman269

    thesnowman269 Senior Member
    Messages: 965

    It hasnt been good to me so far this winter. I snapped something in the front end during the START of the first storm. So no 4wd. I do have to say Im pretty impressed with its ability to plow in 2wd. Although there is 900lbs of sand in the back..