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1997 Ford F-250 Repair and Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 1997 Ford F-250

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The national average repair and maintenance cost for a 1997 Ford F-250 is between $432 and $528 per year. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and service provider.

Repair Cost Index Score
29
1997 Ford F-250
scores in the least expensive range of all car models for average repair and maintenance costs
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$480
Annual Repair Cost
on average
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The gears for the timing chain can strip, causing the engine to crank but not start.
Catalytic converters can go bad and potentially plug the exhaust, hurting engine efficiency and performance.
Fuel injector seals can start to leak and allow oil into the fuel system. Symptoms of this might be rough engine idle or hard starting. Fuel that appears gray or black in the filter bowl when chang...
I just replaced the ignition control module and coil. I drove it to different locations for half ...
97 F250 7.3, 85K, at start up amp gauge registers 1/4 after a few minutes it goes to just above ...
i notice this in overdrive only and the rpm increase a little is this normal?
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Overall (2 Reviews)
Body, Interior & Misc.
Brakes
Drive Train
Electrical & Lights
Engine
Exhaust & Emissions
Heating & Air Conditioning
Suspension & Steering
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fuel system is not pumping fuel from tanks to the fuel filter