If you are driving a 1998 Ford F-150, or if you are planning to purchase one, then it is important that you review reported Power Train Axle Assembly problems and defects. Total reports: 3.
Axle Seal On The Left Rear Tire Is Leaking And Causing Brakes To Fail, Also Not Only On My Truck But Many Other Trucks Locally The Paint Is Cracking On Both The Driver And Passenger Doors And Starting To Rust Near The Bottom Corner Of The Windows. They Are Only Little Spots But Very Costly To Repair: Upwards Of $300- $500 Dollars.
0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):2FTZF1723WC. FORD F-150 1998 problem was reported in SHEDS, NY. Vehicle was purchased on 20020501. Vehicle was using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.FORD F-150 1998 drive type:RWD. FUEL SYSTEM:N/A. FUEL TYPE: GAS.
Sept 01, 2002
While Driving At 60 Mph On Highway. The Pin In The Rear Axile Broke Causing The Axile To Come Completely Out Of The Housing, Hitting The Side Of Pickup And Then Flew Into Open Field. Cars Behind Saw This Happen And Lucky It Did Not Hit Them. Good Control Of Pickup Kept From Having A Rollover Or Going Into Oncoming Traffic. Dt
Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FTZF1723WK. FORD F-150 1998 problem was reported in SAN MARCOS, TX. Vehicle was purchased on 20990501. Vehicle was not using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. FORD F-150 1998 drive type:RWD. FUEL TYPE: GAS.
While Driving 45 Mph Rear Axle Fell Off, Causing Vehicle To Flip Over. Driver Was Ejected 40 Feet Away Into A Ditch. Due To The Severe Damage Vehicle Was Totaled. *ak
Vehicle was involved in a crash. 1 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died. Mileage was 67000 miles. FORD F-150 1998 problem was reported in KANSAS CITY, MO. Accident was reported to Police. Vehicle was not using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. VEHICLE SPEED: 45 mph.
Nov 17, 2002