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1997 Ford F-350 Problems

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Most Common 1997 Ford F-350 Problems

Catalytic converters can go bad and potentially plug the exhaust, hurting engine efficiency and performance.
A ticking noise may develop from the engine due to a warped exhaust manifold. Damaged exhaust manifolds will require replacement to correct this issue.
Failure to change the power steering fluid can cause the fluid to become gray with metal particles. The contaminated fluid can damage the power steering pump resulting in a growling noise when the ...
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0 Known 1997 Ford F-350 Brakes Problems

0 Known 1997 Ford F-350 Drive Train Problems

0 Known 1997 Ford F-350 Electrical & Lights Problems

2 Known 1997 Ford F-350 Engine Problems

Fuel injector seals can start to leak and allow oil into the fuel system. Symptoms of this might be rough engine idle or hard starting. Fuel that appears gray or black in the filter bowl when cha...
Using the correct oil for this engine is critical. Improper engine oil can foam in the high pressure system and not develop enough pressure for operation. Symptoms of this can be hard starting, lo...

2 Known 1997 Ford F-350 Exhaust & Emissions Problems

Catalytic converters can go bad and potentially plug the exhaust, hurting engine efficiency and performance.
A ticking noise may develop from the engine due to a warped exhaust manifold. Damaged exhaust manifolds will require replacement to correct this issue.

0 Known 1997 Ford F-350 Heating & Air Conditioning Problems

0 Known 1997 Ford F-350 Maintenance Problems

0 Known 1997 Ford F-350 Miscellaneous Problems

1 Known 1997 Ford F-350 Suspension & Steering Problem

Failure to change the power steering fluid can cause the fluid to become gray with metal particles. The contaminated fluid can damage the power steering pump resulting in a growling noise when the ...

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Known 1997 Ford F-350 Problems & Complaints

A ticking noise may develop from the engine due to a warped exhaust manifold. Damaged exhaust manifolds will require replacement to correct this issue.
Fuel injector seals can start to leak and allow oil into the fuel system. Symptoms of this might be rough engine idle or hard starting. Fuel that appears gray or black in the filter bowl when cha...
Using the correct oil for this engine is critical. Improper engine oil can foam in the high pressure system and not develop enough pressure for operation. Symptoms of this can be hard starting, lo...
Catalytic converters can go bad and potentially plug the exhaust, hurting engine efficiency and performance.
Failure to change the power steering fluid can cause the fluid to become gray with metal particles. The contaminated fluid can damage the power steering pump resulting in a growling noise when the ...
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