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 Suspension Rear Springs Leaf Spring Assembly Shackle problems and defects. Total reports: 1.
The Contact Owns A 1998 ford f-150. While Driving Approximately 15 Mph, The Contact Heard A Snapping Sound From The Rear Of The Vehicle. After Coming To A Stop The Contact Inspected The Vehicle And Noticed That The Bracket That Connected To The Leaf Spring On The Rear Passenger Side Was Fractured. The Vehicle Was Not Taken To The Dealer For Diagnostics. The Vehicle Was Not Repaired. The Approximate Mileage Was 146,000. Updated 5/11/12 *cn The Shackle Assembly Needed To Be Replaced. Updated 05/15/12
Mileage was 146000 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):2FTZF1726WC. FORD F-150 1998 problem was reported in SWAMPSCOTT, MA. Vehicle was not using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Vehicle had 6 CYLINDERS. FORD F-150 1998 drive type:RWD. FUEL SYSTEM:Fuel injection. FUEL TYPE: GAS. VEHICLE SPEED: 15 mph.
Feb 15, 2012