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1997 Ford Expedition Problems

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Most Common 1997 Ford Expedition Problems

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 spa...
The Ford Expedition has known issues with the V8 engine ejecting spark plugs. This will make a tapping or knocking noise, plus the engine will begin to misfire at all speeds. The check engine light...
Drivers may notice the engine idling roughly, hesitation to accelerate, and even engine stalling on the Ford Expedition with the Triton V8. The mass air flow sensor (MAF) is prone to fail, and com...
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0 Known 1997 Ford Expedition Brakes Problems

0 Known 1997 Ford Expedition Drive Train Problems

0 Known 1997 Ford Expedition Electrical & Lights Problems

8 Known 1997 Ford Expedition Engine Problems

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 spa...
The Ford Expedition has known issues with the V8 engine ejecting spark plugs. This will make a tapping or knocking noise, plus the engine will begin to misfire at all speeds. The check engine light...
Drivers may notice the engine idling roughly, hesitation to accelerate, and even engine stalling on the Ford Expedition with the Triton V8. The mass air flow sensor (MAF) is prone to fail, and com...

1 Known 1997 Ford Expedition Exhaust & Emissions Problem

The Ford Expedition is known for intermittent rough idling, which may be accompanied by illumination of the check engine light, and poor fuel mileage. This may be caused by the EGR sensor sticking...

0 Known 1997 Ford Expedition Heating & Air Conditioning Problems

0 Known 1997 Ford Expedition Maintenance Problems

0 Known 1997 Ford Expedition Miscellaneous Problems

0 Known 1997 Ford Expedition Suspension & Steering Problems

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Known 1997 Ford Expedition Problems & Complaints

The 1997-2014 Ford Expedition is known for displaying the normal symptoms of a coolant leak, including overheating, especially when the vehicle is idling, the strong smell of coolant from the engin...
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 spa...
The Ford Expedition has known issues with the V8 engine ejecting spark plugs. This will make a tapping or knocking noise, plus the engine will begin to misfire at all speeds. The check engine light...
The Ford Expedition is known for intermittent rough idling, which may be accompanied by illumination of the check engine light, and poor fuel mileage. This may be caused by the EGR sensor sticking...
The Ford Expedition is known for idling roughly, with a slight whistling noise from the engine compartment. After a short time, this may result in poor fuel mileage, and illumination of the check e...
Drivers may notice the engine idling roughly, hesitation to accelerate, and even engine stalling on the Ford Expedition with the Triton V8. The mass air flow sensor (MAF) is prone to fail, and com...
An illuminated Check Engine Light may indicate that the spark plugs are worn; this will cause intermittent misfire and damage to the coil packs.
Spark plugs in the Ford Expedition can be very difficult to remove. Ford has issued a service bulletin (08-7-6) to address this issue, which includes a recommended procedure on how to remove th...
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