2009 Ford F-150 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2009 Ford F-150
2009 Ford F-150 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.
On higher mileage vehicles, one or more EGR orifice in the intake manifold may plug with sludge. This can cause the engine to misfire when first accelerating because too much exhaust gas is directed into the cylinders where the orifice is not plugged. Cleaning the clogged passages should correct this concern.
havnt had it fixed yet would do it myself but dont have the appropriate press, shouldnt happend at this mileage first ford pickup and the last, back to gmc or chev.
2009 Ford F-150 Questions
This is a Ford F150 with two wheel drive. When applying brakes a slight clunk is heard. If released slightly, there is a chattering as if the brakes are not working right. Also hear the noise when driving at low speeds and no braking applied. The truck is lightly used. Does the two wheel drive ...
the problem occurs mostly on rainy damp days the dealer said it was code 0442
the diagnostic warning display is non-stop. it doesnt say which tire, and all of the tires, including the spare have good pressure, yet the warning light display has a constant display, saying "TIRE PRESSURE SENSOR FAULT'.
2009 Ford F-150 Recalls
The door handle spring retainer may break, which can prevent the door handle from returning to the stowed position. In the event of a side impact crash, the door latch could release, resulting in unexpected opening of the door. Dealers will first inspect and repair door handles that are loose. Once parts are available, all interior door handles will be inspected and repaired or replaced as necessary. This recall is scheduled to begin on February 14, 2011. The Ford recall number is 11S15.
Ford has recalled certain 2009 F150 trucks for a concern with the brake stop lamp switch. On some vehicles, the stop lamp switch may be maladjusted, which can cause a delay in illumination of the brake lights. This could pose a safety concern and increase the risk of an accident. Dealers will remove and reinstall the brake stop lamp switch, adjusting the position.