2000 Ford F-150 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2000 Ford F-150
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2000 Ford F-150 ProblemsEngine Runs Rough at Idle
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.
Turned on heater and got cold air. set it to 90 and the the temp guage got to half and only got a small amount of heat. vehicle started to have windows fog had to turn on A/C to clear them. It was working fine just two days ago last time used.
2000 Ford F-150 QuestionsI have the 5.4L, which model years exactly have the bad spark plugs that brake off and can be sucked into the engine? (1 answer)
Had a 1405 code replaced, (DFPE Differential Pressure Feedback Sensor upstream hose off or plugged! ) Then a po301 appeared and replaced plugs . Crank and ran rough added TECHRON CONCETRATED PLUS Injector cleaner on the way home codes po300 & po308 came up. what now EGR or fuel injectors clo...
then when i shut the engine off and start it back the pressure goes back up after a few miles it drops again
2000 Ford F-150 RecallsPossible Corrosion of Fuel Tank Straps
Vehicles sold or currently registered in states using corrosive chemicals to de-ice the roads may have fuel tank straps that can rust prematurely and fail. If the fuel tank were to shift as a result of a broken strap, the fuel lines could separate or the fuel tank could contact the ground. In either case, a fuel leak could develop, increasing the risk of a fire. Dealers will replace the fuel tank straps with straps that have increased corrosion protection. Early in the campaign, if replacement straps are not available, dealers may install a cable support under the strap as an interim repair or a steel reinforcement over the existing strap as a permanent repair. This recall is expected to begin September 12, 2011. The Ford recall number is 11S21.
Ford has recalled 2000 Expedition, F150, and Lincoln Navigator models because of a possible defect in the speed control deactivation switch. Some switches could leak. Because the switch has electrical power at all times, the leaking fluid could ignite and cause a fire, even when the vehicle is unattended. Dealers will install a jumper harness to prevent a fire in the event of a leak. If a leak is found during inspection, the switch will be replaced.