Ford F-150 Repair and Maintenance
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Ford F-150 ProblemsIgnition Coil Failure Due to Excessive Spark Plug Gap
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.
An oil leak may develop from the the right side head gasket. Oil from this type of leak will commonly drip onto the starter. Our technician tell us an updated head gasket is available to correct this concern.
If a noise from the rear end is heard when going around turns or after driving at highway speed for an extended period, this could be caused by a failing differential clutch kit. An updated differential clutch kit available.
Ford F-150 QuestionsWhy would overdrive light on shifter blink on and off constantly? (1 answer)
What might cause the overdrive light blink off and on constantly?
After driving about 15 minutes when stopping with a/c on the oil pressure drops and rpm drop. When a/c cycles off, rpm goes up and oil pressure returns to normal on gauge. what controls the idle speed as a/c cycles on and off>
And inside the truck the radio and mileage light goes off
Ford F-150 RecallsBrake Fluid Leaks From Master Cylinder
Brake fluid may leak from the brake master cylinder into the brake booster assembly, resulting in a possible reduction or loss of braking. Dealers will replace the brake master cylinder and if necessary the brake booster free of charge to resolve the concern.
The vehicle's automatic transmission may shift unexpectedly and suddenly into first gear while driving, which can result in a loss of vehicle control, sudden slowing of the vehicle and possible transmission damage. Dealers will reprogram the powertrain control module with updated software free of charge to resolve the concern.
The occupant classification system that detects the presence of a passenger in the passenger front seat may not operate properly, and as a result suppress the deployment of the passenger frontal air bag in the event of a collision. Dealers will widen the gap between the seat frame and seat track assembly and re-calibrate the seat occupant classification system free of charge to resolve the concern.