2001 Ford F-150 Lightning Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2001 Ford F-150 Lightning
2001 Ford F-150 Lightning Problems
An illuminated Check Engine Light could indicate that one or more of the ignition coils has failed due to excessive spark plug gap. To fix this problem, the ignition coils that have failed, the spark plugs, and all coil boots should be replaced.
2001 Ford F-150 Lightning Questions
Seriously...tick showed up a few days ago. Never been raced, in great shape, all original. New head earlier this year. Now they are telling me I need a new engine. Has 110,000 miles. Any suggestions? Thx.
Heard grinding noise at rear of truck during decelleration
put rear on jacks spun tires noise at differential, I thought bearing(s). Took to dealer he said Driveshaft is the problem and needs replacing.
Took to be repaired next day came back on.
2001 Ford F-150 Lightning Recalls
The courtesy lamps on affected running boards may overheat when exposed to moisture and road salt. Overheating may cause the lamps and boards to melt or start a fire. Dealers will replace the wiring harness for these running boards.