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Ford Bronco Problems

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Most Common Ford Bronco Problems

Failure is very common in the ignition module, causing intermittent stalling or a "No start" condition.
Tubes for the EGR system (exhaust gas recirculation) can break, causing an exhaust leak and noise under the hood.
If a noise from the rear end is heard when going around turns or after driving at highway speed for an extended period, this could be caused by a failing deferential clutch kit. An updated differ...
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1 Known Ford Bronco Brakes Problem

The front brakes may stick, bind, or grab. This can happen when the front brake caliper pins become corroded. Cleaning or replacing the caliper pins will be necessary to correct this problem.

2 Known Ford Bronco Drive Train Problems

If a noise from the rear end is heard when going around turns or after driving at highway speed for an extended period, this could be caused by a failing deferential clutch kit. An updated differ...
If there is a vibration or noise at highway speed, it could be from the front driveshaft and may require replacement of the double cardan joint. A double cardan joint is a type of driveshaft joint ...

2 Known Ford Bronco Electrical & Lights Problems

For the 2.3L 4 Cylinder and 5.0L V8 engine, the electrical ignition switch poses a fire hazard. An updated switch is available.
The battery light may illuminate on the instrument panel because the alternator wire harness connector is damaged. A new connector kit is available and should be installed to correct this concern.

7 Known Ford Bronco Engine Problems

Failure is very common in the ignition module, causing intermittent stalling or a "No start" condition.
The upper intake manifold gasket may fail, causing an engine vacuum leak and a high idle condition. A damaged intake gasket should be replaced.
Rough or unstable idling could be caused by the idle control valve and throttle plate being plugged with carbon.

3 Known Ford Bronco Exhaust & Emissions Problems

Tubes for the EGR system (exhaust gas recirculation) can break, causing an exhaust leak and noise under the hood.
Vacuum hose failure is common due to engine heat and time. Vacuum hoses are made of plastic.
An EGR pintle position error is common and will cause the Check Engine Light to illuminate.

0 Known Ford Bronco Heating & Air Conditioning Problems

0 Known Ford Bronco Maintenance Problems

0 Known Ford Bronco Miscellaneous Problems

0 Known Ford Bronco Suspension & Steering Problems

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Known Ford Bronco Problems & Complaints

There are no problems reported for the Ford Bronco.
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