If you are driving a 2000 Ford F-150, or if you are planning to purchase one, then it is important that you review reported Steering Linkages problems and defects. Total reports: 1.
Was Driving Vehicle 25mph On Back Road Which Was Slightly To The Left. Started Turning Steering Wheel To Follow Road, And Had No Steering. Had To Slam On Brakes To Stop, But Vehicle Failed To Stop In Time. Vehicle Kept Straight, And Went Up An Embankment. This Caused Vehicle To Flip Over. Owner Tried To Brace Himself By Putting Arm Out, And Vehicle Rolled Over Owner’s Hand. Had Emergency Treatment. *ak The Pitman Arm Came Loose From The Steering Box. *slc
Vehicle was involved in a crash. 1 person(s) were injured. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FTRX18L5YN. FORD F-150 2000 problem was reported in PLACERVILLE, CA. Accident was reported to Police. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on 20000821. Vehicle was using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.FORD F-150 2000 drive type:4WD. FUEL SYSTEM:N/A. FUEL TYPE: GAS. FORD F-150 2000 TRANSMISSION TYPE: AUTO. VEHICLE SPEED: 25 mph.
June 18, 2001