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 Transfer Case (4-wheel Drive) problems and defects. Total reports: 2.
Due To Location Of The 4wd Selector Switch, While Park Driver Accidentally Turned The 4wd Switch From 2h To 4h Thinking That The A/c Fan Speed Was Being Adjusted.
FORD F-150 1998 problem was reported in KANEOHE, HI. Vehicle was not using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.
Dt: The Contact Stated While Putting Vehicle In Four Wheel Drive It Accelerated Unexpectedly. The Accelerator Pedal Went All The Way To The Floor On Its Own. The Vehicle Would Not Shut Off. The Contact Had Both Feet On The Brakes, Shifted Into Low, And Attempted To Shut Off The Engine. The Vehicle Went Over A Pedestrian, A Ramp, And Knocked The Trailer Through The Tailgate. There Was Damage To The Ramp And The Vehicle. The Pedestrian Received Only Minor Injuries, Mostly Bruises To Her Side. Because The Incident Occurred On Private Property No Police Report Was Taken.*ak
Vehicle was involved in a crash. 1 person(s) were injured. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FTZX08W6WK. FORD F-150 1998 problem was reported in RED BLUFF, CA. Vehicle was purchased on 20020531. Vehicle was using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Vehicle had 8 CYLINDERS. FORD F-150 1998 drive type:4WD. FUEL SYSTEM:Fuel injection. FUEL TYPE: GAS. FORD F-150 1998 TRANSMISSION TYPE: AUTO.
Nov 04, 2005