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1998 Ford F-250 Problems

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Most Common 1998 Ford F-250 Problems

The Ford F-250 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 will...
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 ...
The 1996-2001 Ford F-250 with the 100% plastic intake manifold is known for engine overheating, even with normal use, and a coolant leak from the front of the manifold. This will often trigger the ...
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0 Known 1998 Ford F-250 Brakes Problems

0 Known 1998 Ford F-250 Drive Train Problems

0 Known 1998 Ford F-250 Electrical & Lights Problems

5 Known 1998 Ford F-250 Engine Problems

The Ford F-250 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 will...
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 ...
The 1996-2001 Ford F-250 with the 100% plastic intake manifold is known for engine overheating, even with normal use, and a coolant leak from the front of the manifold. This will often trigger the ...

1 Known 1998 Ford F-250 Exhaust & Emissions Problem

The EGR orifices in the intake manifold may plug with sludge. If the truck has high mileage, this may cause engine misfire when first accelerating because too much EGR gas is directed into the cyli...

0 Known 1998 Ford F-250 Heating & Air Conditioning Problems

0 Known 1998 Ford F-250 Maintenance Problems

0 Known 1998 Ford F-250 Miscellaneous Problems

0 Known 1998 Ford F-250 Suspension & Steering Problems

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Known 1998 Ford F-250 Problems & Complaints

The 4.6L and 5.4L Modular V8 engine used in the 1997-1999 F-250 is known for displaying the normal symptoms of a coolant leak, including overheating, especially when the vehicle is idling, the stro...
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 1996-2001 Ford F-250 with the 100% plastic intake manifold is known for engine overheating, even with normal use, and a coolant leak from the front of the manifold. This will often trigger the ...
The Ford F-250 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 will...
The EGR orifices in the intake manifold may plug with sludge. If the truck has high mileage, this may cause engine misfire when first accelerating because too much EGR gas is directed into the cyli...
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 ...
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