Search results

  1. My Bronco Died Today, Deep Into a Remote Trail [Update: Back in the Saddle Again]

    6/21/22 Update: I’m back in the saddle again! 😁 Just a few days after my Bronco returned home, 3 local friends and I conquered the very same trail where the fuel pump failed. :cool: A detailed ride report is posted here, including the trail map and over 30 photos and videos. 🗺📷🎥🤘 6/13/22...
  2. Garage Air Compressor and Transair Piping System

    Overview I just finished installing my large, Ingersoll Rand air compressor and Transair piping system this weekend (photos below). Obviously, this system is overkill for a residential garage, but I like working with my hands, building things, doing auto repairs and maintenance, and some...
  3. "Bronco Tax" Analysis

    "Bronco Tax" Analysis - Is it real? If so, who is charging it, and how much is the premium? I have read several allegations on the forum by members claiming that some US aftermarket vendors are slapping price premiums onto Bronco products, because they are quick to market, face little...
  4. Portable QuickJack 7000TL to Lift a Badlands Sasquatch 4D

    I recently purchased a portable QuickJack Model 7000TL to work on my Bronco. I bought it during a special sale on 2/22/22 for 22% off -- thanks to @GToddC5 for the valuable heads-up! -- but was waiting for warmer weather to install it. Installation day was today! 🛠 Below are a few photos, in...
  5. Rivian raises vehicle prices by 20%, sparking customer ire

    Rivian raises vehicle prices by 20%, sparking customer ire SAN FRANCISCO, March 1 (Reuters) - U.S. electric vehicle startup Rivian Automotive Inc (RIVN.O) said on Tuesday it has increased selling prices of its vehicles by about 20% due to inflationary pressures and higher component costs...
  6. The chip shortage is so bad GM dropped heated seats in winter 🥶

    General Motors had to temporarily drop heated seats as an option on vehicles in response to the chip shortage. But the largest U.S. automaker is not alone. The move is another sign of how automakers are having to respond to a crisis that has been cratering dealer inventory, spiking prices and...
  7. Ford to Spend Up to $20 Billion Reorganizing for Shift to Electric Cars (Bloomberg)

    Ford to Spend Up to $20 Billion Reorganizing for Shift to Electric Cars (Bloomberg) Keith Naughton & Edward Ludlow Published on 12:09 AM IST, 01 Feb 2022 Last Updated on 12:44 AM IST, 01 Feb 2022 Ford Motor Co. is planning a major reorganization to prepare for the electric future, using Tesla...
  8. 2021 Ford Bronco sells for $500K in windfall for Detroit's Pope Francis Center

    2021 Ford Bronco sells for $500K in windfall for Detroit's Pope Francis Center Detroit Free Press TRIBUNE CONTENT AGENCY 1/28/2022, 11:47 AM ET The Rev. Tim McCabe found himself speechless. "I'm still kind of in shock, just in awe," he told the Free Press minutes after a 2021 First Edition...
  9. Ford Shuts Off Orders for the new Maverick Pickup - WSJ

    Ford Shuts Off Orders for New $20,000 Maverick Pickup Auto maker says demand for new truck has surged and it has hit limit on what it can build Wall Street Journal By Mike Colias Updated Jan. 24, 2022 9:16 am ET Ford Motor Co. is taking the unusual step of cutting off customer orders for...
  10. Bronco Day Trips in Northwest Arkansas

    My first NWA meet-and-greet trail ride with @kodiakisland ended with copious amounts of Mexican food and no broken parts! :cool: That's @kodiakisland's 2-door Black Diamond, and the 4-door Badlands is mine. @kodiakisland and I first met online here on the forum over a year ago. He is a few...
  11. Bronco October 2021 Sales & Production Numbers: 7,364 Sold / 7,668 Produced

    Sales of the all-new Bronco continue to grow as inventory flows. In-transit inventory of Bronco is up 11.7 percent over September, with Bronco sales for the month totaling 7,364 SUVs – up 117 percent at retail relative to September. Bronco October 2021 Sales & Production Highlights Bronco...
  12. Bronco September Sales & Production Numbers: 3,396 Sold / 3,916 Produced

    Bronco September 2021 Sales & Production Highlights Bronco Sales (September): 3,396 vehicles. Sales (YTD): 10,204 vehicles. Bronco Production (September): 3,916 vehicles. Production (YTD): 25,539 vehicles. Bronco is flowing to dealer lots with in-transit inventory up nearly 200% compared to...
  13. Ford and SK Innovation are Investing $11.4B to Build Electric Vehicle Facilities in Tennessee and Kentucky

    Ford to Lead America’s Shift to Electric Vehicles with New Mega Campus in Tennessee and Twin Battery Plants in Kentucky; $11.4B Investment to Create 11,000 Jobs and Power New Lineup of Advanced EVs Ford to bring electric zero-emission vehicles at scale to American customers with the largest...
  14. Jeep CEO's Response To Ford Bronco's Roof Problem Is Epic

    Jeep CEO's Response To Ford Bronco's Roof Problem Is Epic CarBuzz, 9/26/2021, by Jay Traugott in Off-Road Consider it as some friendly rivalry. The first batch of Ford Bronco owners began noticing the problem almost immediately after taking delivery. Due to a lack of quality control with the...
  15. Ford's August 2021 Total Sales Down 33%; Bronco Sales in August: 2,730 Vehicles; Bronco Production in August: 8,243 Vehicles

    Overall August Sales Highlights Overall sales down 33.1% (year-over-year from August 2020) EV sales up 67.3% Average transaction pricing hit a new record of approximately $50,800 per vehicle (+$9,700 over last year). Ford retail sales grow 6.5% from last month due to production and inventory...
  16. Tesla's Roadster shipment to be delayed to 2023, says Musk

    Tesla's Roadster shipment to be delayed to 2023, says Musk Sept 1 (Reuters) - Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) top boss Elon Musk on Wednesday signaled a one-year delay in the shipment of Roadster sports car to 2023, citing global supply chain bottlenecks. Musk had in January hinted that the Roadster, which...
  17. Ford cuts F-150 pickup production again due to chip shortage [Weeks of September 6th and 13th]

    Ford cuts F-150 pickup production again due to chip shortage PUBLISHED WED, SEP 1 2021 3:47 PM EDT Michael Wayland Source: https://www.cnbc.com/2021/09/01/ford-cuts-f-150-pickup-production-again-due-to-chip-shortage.html DETROIT – Ford Motor is once again cutting production of its F-150 pickup...
  18. An Unsurprising But Sad Update for Tesla Cybertruck Fans: Production Has Been Pushed to 2022

    The delay applies to the three Cybertruck models: single motor RWD, dual motor AWD, and tri motor AWD. By Jody Serrano, Gizmodo 8/8/21 9:13PM People take pictures of the newly unveiled all-electric battery-powered Tesla’s Cybertruck with shattered windows after a failed resistance test on...
  19. Ford’s Expectations for Better Full-Year 2021 Operating Results

    Ford’s Expectations for Better Full-Year 2021 Operating Results Driven by Strong Order Bank, Improving Semiconductor Supplies Company reports Q2 revenue of $26.8 billion, net income of $561 million and adjusted EBIT of $1.1 billion Raises anticipated full-year 2021 adjusted EBIT and adjusted...
  20. Conventional Wisdom — Bronco Engines Are Detuned for Break-in — True or False?

    Conventional wisdom circulating throughout the forum is that the Bronco engines are detuned during the break-in period (i.e., during the first 1,000 miles). Ever since test drives commenced weeks ago, I have read this claim dozens of times by different members, each of whom unquestioningly...
Top