1997 Ford F-150 Repair & Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 1997 Ford F-150

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1997 Ford F-150
(10 Reviews)
Annual Repair Cost
on average
The annual maintenance cost of a 1997 Ford F-150 is $779. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and shop.

Most Common 1997 Ford F-150 Problems

1997 Ford F-150 vehicles have 15 reported problems.The most commonly reported 1997 Ford F-150 problem is: little or no heat in cabin
Heat may stop working either from one or all the dash vents. several issues have been reported but most often the...
An illuminated check engine light and a rough running engine could indicate that one or more of the ignition coils...

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Group 4
Group 4
Above Average
The Ford F-150 Reliability Rating is 3.5 out of 5.0, which ranks it 7th out of 17 for fullsize trucks. The average annual repair cost is $779 which means it has higher than average ownership costs. The frequency of repairs is average, but when issues do arise, they have a higher chance of being severe than with other models.

1997 Ford F-150 Reviews

1997 Ford F-150 vehicles rate highest in Body and needs improvement in Electrical
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Most Common 1997 Ford F-150 Questions

There are 240 related questions for 1997 Ford F-150 vehicles. RepairPal's professional community answers hundreds of questions each day. Below are the most commonly asked questions.
I was told my upper right ball joint neess replacing but i have a fabtech lift on my 97 f150. do i need a special...
I have changed the water pump, thermostat, both radiator hoses and the radiator...heater core is in/op and both hose...
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