Engine Oil Pan Gasket May Leak on Ford F-150

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.

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Average mileage: 123,826 (11,800–260,000)
Engines affected: 4.9L 6 Cylinder, 5.0L V8, 5.4L V8, 5.8L V8
11 model years affected: 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, more1994, 1995, 1996, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2009
41 people reported this problem
24 people shared problem details
1992 Ford F-150- 5.8L V8124,000
oil leaking from the back of motor onto the bellhousing
2005 Ford F-150- 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
2009 Ford F-150- 5.4L V879,000
Had the oil pan gasket leak repaired only to find out there is a leak at the rear main oil seal.
1994 Ford F-150- 5.0L V8172,000
Oil pan gasket as well as front seal. Bought it like this, not a bad leak. Previous owner tried to caulk around it....?????
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.
2006 Ford F-150- 5.4L V858,000
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.
1992 Ford F-150- 5.0L V868,000
oil pan gasket pushing out of place replaced gasket and pan with new one piece reinforced gasket from fel pro
2009 Ford F-150- 5.4L V885,000
Leaking where sensor is connected.
1992 Ford F-150- 5.0L V8209,000
New gasket
oil pan leaks
Not only the gasket, but the oil pan itself developed a hole and needed replacing.
1996 Ford F-150- 4.9L 6 Cylinder11,800
oil pan gasket broken and pushed out. Causing a pcv leak check engine light. As well as oil.
1993 Ford F-150- 5.0L V8250,000
Oil around pan and smoke coming from underneath
2009 Ford F-150- 5.4L V850,000
Leaking oil, havent fixed it yet, hoping its just the oil pan gasket.
1990 Ford F-150- 5.0L V8170,000
Not fixed as of yet
1993 Ford F-150- 5.0L V8167,000
2006 Ford F-150- 5.4L V8
Oil pan leak
1994 Ford F-150- 5.0L V8120,000
Not fixed yet,,Pan gasket up towards front of engine...
1990 Ford F-150- 5.0L V8140,000
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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