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1998 Ford Windstar Problems

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Most Common 1998 Ford Windstar Problems

The Check Engine Light may illuminate with fault code P0171 and/or P0174 stored, indicating a lean fuel mixture. Our technicians tell us the left valve cover gasket, upper intake gaskets, vacuum li...
The engine oil pan gasket can develop a leak. Leaking oil may accumulate on the exhaust system resulting in a burning smell. Replacing the gasket should correct this leak.
Warped front brake rotors may cause the steering wheel to shimmy when the brakes are applied. Our technicians tell us the brake rotors and pads should be replaced to correct this concern.
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2 Known 1998 Ford Windstar Brakes Problems

Warped front brake rotors may cause the steering wheel to shimmy when the brakes are applied. Our technicians tell us the brake rotors and pads should be replaced to correct this concern.

0 Known 1998 Ford Windstar Drive Train Problems

0 Known 1998 Ford Windstar Electrical & Lights Problems

3 Known 1998 Ford Windstar Engine Problems

The Check Engine Light may illuminate with fault code P0171 and/or P0174 stored, indicating a lean fuel mixture. Our technicians tell us the left valve cover gasket, upper intake gaskets, vacuum li...
The engine oil pan gasket can develop a leak. Leaking oil may accumulate on the exhaust system resulting in a burning smell. Replacing the gasket should correct this leak.
White smoke coming from the exhaust and an illuminated Check Engine Light could indicate the head gasket has blown.

0 Known 1998 Ford Windstar Exhaust & Emissions Problems

0 Known 1998 Ford Windstar Heating & Air Conditioning Problems

0 Known 1998 Ford Windstar Maintenance Problems

0 Known 1998 Ford Windstar Miscellaneous Problems

0 Known 1998 Ford Windstar Suspension & Steering Problems

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Known 1998 Ford Windstar Problems & Complaints

The Check Engine Light may illuminate with fault code P0171 and/or P0174 stored, indicating a lean fuel mixture. Our technicians tell us the left valve cover gasket, upper intake gaskets, vacuum li...
White smoke coming from the exhaust and an illuminated Check Engine Light could indicate the head gasket has blown.
The engine oil pan gasket can develop a leak. Leaking oil may accumulate on the exhaust system resulting in a burning smell. Replacing the gasket should correct this leak.
Warped front brake rotors may cause the steering wheel to shimmy when the brakes are applied. Our technicians tell us the brake rotors and pads should be replaced to correct this concern.
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