1980-1990 f250 extended cab leg room ?!? - Diesel Forum - TheDieselStop.com
Ford Diesel Forum / Powerstroke Forum
Ford Diesel Forum / Powerstroke Forum
Go Back   Diesel Forum - TheDieselStop.com > Ford Diesels > 6.9L Diesels

6.9L Diesels Technical discussion of topics related to vehicles powered by the 6.9 Liter In-Direct Injection Navistar engines.

TheDieselstop.com is the premier Diesel Truck Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 09-20-2010, 04:51 AM   #1 (permalink)
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Posts: 1
My Photos: (0)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
1980-1990 f250 extended cab leg room ?!?

looking to get a truck f250 6.9 idi or 7.3 idi but want to know what people think of the rear seat of the extended cab..... not going to be me 6'1" back there but my girlfriend 5'8" and/or the dogs when we take the boat to the lake about 30-45 minutes away... currently use a 2003 f150 v6 extend cab and its fine for the short trips and even a couple hours if you take a break or two. Thanks for the help sure want to get to knowing a diesel soon !!!
volksguy is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 09-20-2010, 06:39 AM   #2 (permalink)
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2001
Location: Cody, Wy
Posts: 9,894
My Photos: (27)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
I think the 91's and earlier were all the same. You can fold the seat back down and then the bottom flips upside down and both form a big flat "platform" which is perfect for dogs, been doing that for 19 years. However in the seat position for humans it sucks compared to Chevy's of the same era. The seat bottoms are way to low except for very short trips. I can't remember if it was FoMoCo or an aftermarket company who came out with a good kit to raise the rear seat bottom to improve comfort. Whether it's available nowdays who knows?
__________________
Heavy truck and diesel mechanic (thankfully retired after 30+ yrs)
'91 F-250 SC 4X4, 5spd. ATS Turbo, 3:55 diff.

Last edited by LMJD; 09-20-2010 at 06:44 AM.
LMJD is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 09-20-2010, 08:04 AM   #3 (permalink)
Senior Member
 
chuckster57's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Central Valley, Ca.
Posts: 15,506
My Photos: (7)
Feedback Score: 1 reviews
I had an '86 F250 before the truck in sig, It was an extended cab. Three boys in car seats was a cramped fit! It was nice for groceries when I didn't have the camper shell on it. I personally wouldn't sit back there and I am 6'1"
__________________
1994 F-350 7.3 IDI Turbo, crew cab, E4OD,4:10 L/S, LB, Dually Photos
ATS Turbo upgrades: 3" DP with 3" exhaust Magnaflow XL muffler: Pictures Here
2012 Copper Canyon 273 FWRET w/2 slides, Air Lift 5000 bags
Pillar pod: Autometer C2 Series gauges: pyro,trans, boost, water, oil pressure
Hypermax Cowl induction, K&N air filter, flex-a-lite 26K trans cooler with fan,Tekonsha prodigy
Train Horns: Pictures here

PM please not visitor message
chuckster57 is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

  Diesel Forum - TheDieselStop.com > Ford Diesels > 6.9L Diesels

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Diesel Forum - TheDieselStop.com forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.




Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



Wheel & Tire Center

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:57 PM.



Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0

vBulletin Optimisation provided by vB Optimise (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2014 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.