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Ford F-150 Engine Oil Pan Gasket May Leak

 
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Model Years Affected: 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 2005, 2006

Engines Affected: 4.9L 6 Cylinder, 5.0L V8, 5.4L V8, 5.8L V8

Average Mileage: 121,845 mi (56,000 mi - 260,000 mi)

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The engine oil pan gasket can develop a leak. Leaking oil may accumulate on the exhaust system resulting in a burning smell. Replacing the gasket should correct this leak.

  • Visitor, , 5.8L V8, 124,000 mi

    oil leaking from the back of motor onto the bellhousing

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  •  Rookie

    big leak around oil pan

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  • Visitor, , 5.4L V8

    Terrible oil leak that just developed over night at rear of engine looks like oil pan but I find this hard to believe

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  • ace1100, , 5.0L V8, 172,000 mi
     Technician

    Oil pan gasket as well as front seal. Bought it like this, not a bad leak. Previous owner tried to caulk around it....?????

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  • Visitor, , 5.0L V8, 68,000 mi

    oil pan gasket pushing out of place replaced gasket and pan with new one piece reinforced gasket from fel pro

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  • Visitor,

    Not only the gasket, but the oil pan itself developed a hole and needed replacing.

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  • Bmac6068, , 5.4L V8, 71,000 mi
     Rookie

    Leak at rear of engine covering rear of oil pan an transmission including cross brace and transmission rear support. Differential input shat seal also leaking.

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  • Visitor, , 5.4L V8, 58,000 mi

    I have a 2006 F-150 king ranch that developed a oil pan leak after 58,000 miles, so the ford dealer says and $397.00 for repair a day later after the repair it leaked again so I took the truck back to the dealer this tome the diagnosis was the rear main seal leak that's costing over $900. 00 I called the Ford Quality complaint hot line to report the problem and to see if there are any recalls for the problem this is a must do to get a recall started a certain amount of complaints must be reported to this hot line number before it gets on the recall list. So if you have a problem with your vehicle please call the HOT LINE NUMBER at 1-800-392-3673 for the hearing impaired call 1-800-232-5952 please report your problem and make your complaint known.

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  • olbhayes, , 5.0L V8, 56,000 mi
     Rookie

    oil pan leaks

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  • Visitor, , 5.0L V8, 140,000 mi

    The part about the oil getting onto the manifold is especially true with my leak. Very glad to read it is not a head gasket.

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