Gross Lining Area Per Axle sq. General Comments: At 65,000 miles, I have elected to replace all of the ignition coils as I no longer trust the original units. I added an aluminum police model driveshaft to dramatically … cut down on driveline weight. The stock front shocks do not adequately control rebound. Yes Review Date: 29th April, 2005 Faults: I have had to replace three ignition coils, two of them in the past four months. Original plugs, so can't be due to wrong torque specs. Passenger Side 1 5 Drivers Side.
Faults: Clutch master cylinder went out at 47000. I can haul a ton of gravel or get 20 mpg on the highway. Passenger Side 1 5 Drivers Side. It is comfortable, reliable, and well built. Apparently someone will have to die from the engine fire before anything will be done. Rear Axle — Type Semi-floating, Ford — Capacity Rating Ground 3800 lbs.
Don't Know Review Date: 7th March, 2005. This is a widely reported problem with this model and is an obvious manufacturer defect due to insufficient thread depth in the head. I have been told that they have known about tit for quit some time and haven't been forced to fix the problem so they probably wont send out a recall for this. The seats were far too firm and had little shock dampening, so I replaced the stock padding with thermo-foam. Hi just saw your Question and the answer is 4. The lower horsepower helps with improved fuel mileage, and I have average'd 18-19mpg over the past 9 years. These did not happen at the same time they were about 12 to 18 months apart.
Brake Lining Segment Area sq. Should be a safety recall. Both Ford dealers and aftermarket suppliers know and admit that Ford ignition coils are a problem area, but Ford Motor Company does not choose to improve them. Ford should be doing something about this. The failure and current mileages were 158,000.
Number of Leaves 1 Total Thickness Pad in. Whichever one comes first you or it! The police cars have the higher flowing Ford Mustang heads, allowing them to chase you down easier, provided they opt out of using a police radio to send another car after you. The failure was being investigated by the contact's insurance company. Nice truck with good visibility. After taking it in, it turns out it was a blown spark plug that shot out of the engine, damaging the block, plug, and coil.
Has had a mysterious misfiring deal going on after sitting short trips on hot days. The engine started to miss violently. I pulled to the side of the road, raised the hood and noticed the spark plug had blown out. The contact stated while the vehicle was parked in the driveway, the engine caught on fire. Their will be some sturt bars or if its 4 wheel drive it'll be above the front dif.
If this is a design issue, then Ford needs to at least make the repairs affordable. Horsepower is actually 161 at the rear wheels for my 1999 2 valve 4. Total Swept Area Per Axle sq. Still waiting of cost of repairs. The dealer advised that the vehicle was not under recall and did not provide any assistance.
A loud pop, and the spark plug blew out of the head, taking the coil with it. To alleviate this check your tire pressure. A fire report was not filed. A few days ago, I was driving on interstate 64 and heard a loud pop from the engine area. I have a 2001 Ford f150 5. Com for a list of thousands of individuals who have suffered because of Ford's design flaw.
The spark plug had been replaced over a year before the first blow out occured. I had to call my brother to haul the truck home since I knew that driving it like that could cause engine problems,. Yes Review Date: 22nd November, 2005 I've owned one since purchased new and love it. Payload and Trailer Towing Weights Series Cab and Box Style Wheelbase in. The stock front shock rebound control was inadequate, so I replaced them with Rancho 5000 adjustable shocks and the improvement in handling was dramatic. I have owned a 2001 F150 4.