2002 Ford Excursion Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2002 Ford Excursion
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2002 Ford Excursion ProblemsA Spark Plug Could Blow Out of Cylinder Head
There is a technical service bulletin for the V8 engines regarding a possible problem with the spark plug being ejected from the cylinder head, damaging the threads in the spark plug hole. If the vehicle is under warranty, cylinder head replacement is recommended. If the vehicle is out of warranty, Ford authorized the use of a specific thread insert to repair the head.
An oil leak may develop from the the right side head gasket. Oil from this type of leak will commonly drip onto the starter. Our technician tell us an updated head gasket is available to correct this concern.
The high pressure diesel fuel injection pump may fail, resulting in a "no start" condition.
2002 Ford Excursion Questionshow long to replace drivers side head (1 answer)
They will totally lock up and I have to pump them before they will release.
2002 Ford Excursion RecallsExterior Lights May Not Function as Expected
An internal fault may develop within the multi-function turn signal switch. This can affect turn signal, tail, hazard, and/or brake light operation. Non-functioning exterior lights could increase the risk of a crash. Dealers will replace the multi-function switch to correct this concern. This recall is scheduled to begin on August 15, 2011. The Ford recall number is 11C18.