If you are driving a 2001 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 problems and defects. Total reports: 1.
The Contact Owns A 2001 ford f-150. While Driving Approximately 55 Mph, The Contact Heard A Loud Bang. Two Days Later, He Noticed That The Vehicle Was Sitting Lower Than Usual. When He Inspected, He Noticed That The Leaf Spring From The Rear Suspension Broke And Pierced The Floorboard. He Also Saw That The Entire Frame And Suspension System Were Rusted. The Vehicle Was Driven Home And Parked. The Vehicle Had Not Been Inspected Or Repaired By A Mechanic. The Current And Failure Mileages Were Approximately 182,000.
Mileage was 182000 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FTRW08L01K. FORD F-150 2001 problem was reported in BEACHLAKE, PA. Vehicle was not using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. VEHICLE SPEED: 55 mph.
Aug 15, 2010