After 10 Months and 20k Miles, Is Our F150 Lightning Still OK?

From Transport Evolved.

Ten months ago, we traded one of our family Chevrolet Bolt EVs in for a brands new Ford F150 Lightning Lariat Extended Range.

A few weeks back, it crossed over 20,000 miles.

Here’s our verdict after that milestone, as well as some of our likes and dislikes if this massive electric truck.


00:00 – Introduction
01:33 – Our use
03:15 – Last service and 12-volt battery replacement
04:12 – OTA updates
05:17 – Wear and tear – interior
06:27 – Dashcam
07:54 – BlueCruise 1.0
09:31 – Added extras – load bay
12:05 – Reliability of Pro Power
13:25 – Wheels and Tires
14:58 – Frunk
17:26 – Active Air Dams
18:34 – Wiper motor recall
18:55 – Multiple replacement windscreens
20:06 – Charge Station Pro
20:34 – Home Integration System Failures
25:34 – Thanks, and Goodbye!


Script, Presenter: Nikki Gordon-Bloomfield
Editor, Colorist: Michael Horton
Art and Animation: Erin Carlie
Producer: Nikki Gordon-Bloomfield
© Transport Evolved LLC, 2023

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