Would never buy a vehicle knowing that it would end up shifting like this as normal wear and tear while under warranty. The current mileage was 22,229 and failure mileage was 22. Carl and I forgot the other gentlemans name. I have never towed anything with the truck. While driving at any speed, the transmission will automatically switch from 2 wheel drive to 4 wheel drive. The f150 has been in many times with many parts replaced, vibrations seem to be worse now than before.
Mechanic could not rebuild the transmission had to be replaced. The truck then developed a stall like it was low and gas and blew black smoke on cold starts and take-offs. The truck has a 4. Very professional and nice know their stuff!!! My mile are commuting miles. When adding transmission fluid to your F-150, be sure to add it slowly as it will fill up quickly and is difficult to remove excess fluid if you overfill.
The dealership said that it was stress related. Std Std Trailer Harness, 4-Wire Std Std Trailer Harness, 7-Wire Pkg Pkg Truck Bed, 6. I have researched these problems and found that many 2004 f150 super crew owners experience similar problems. However, I am concerned as they happen frequently and the dealer states that the conditions are normal. Please call for customer service and availability at 1-877-866-8372 ex. The contact had to make 3-5 attempts before the vehicle would shift back into 2 wheel drive. Mechanic discovered that the case had large grooves in it where the sealing rings on the output shaft ride.
. Luckily, neither of these incidents has caused any accidents. Vehicle taken to dealer for testing , but results show that everything is normal. When I brought it back to sunstate Ford to let them try to fix it again, they say the problem is normal. I tried factory buyback with Fords board but they seem to think it is fixed, I have ask them to drive the truck again like the dealership did to verify the vibrations. Needless to say, I think that this should not have happened at such a low mileage and should be covered under a recall.
Reverse occasionally serves like the neutral gear, preventing vehicle from backing up. Currently the truck is at my dealership unmoveable because the transmission just recently went out. Vehicle has a non-serviceable transmission cooler. I owned alot of trucks in my life and not 1 of them did this. There are four engines available on the F-150, six trims and several body options. Service bulletin says normal and to not repair, yet my issue is not intermittent and is a significantly noticeable and uncomfortable jerk in the driveline that is definitely not normal performance from any transmission aware of without a very aggressive shift kit installed and a plethora of horsepower.
From talking to one of the service employees I learned that there have been many complaints about this problem. With the largest selection of cars from dealers and private sellers, Autotrader can help find the perfect F150 for you. Auto Place had the one i was looking for. Please call for customer service and availability at 1-800-858-7269. Ford needs to step up and take care of their customers before someone is seriously injured or killed.
Technician drove truck and said this was normal. This tends to be a problem only when consumer is operating vehicle on own time. A new video shows just that. If one strap breaks, fuel tanks will be pulled out of the tank; if both break, the tank will fall onto the roadway. Since I have had the truck the rearend has developed a loud whining sound and slung the rearend lube out and under the bed. Took to dealer and service tech handed me service bulletins and didn't even log into computer that vehicle was taken in for the issue. I had serious transmission problems and had to have the transmission replaced.
I had a jiffy lube representatives inspect my brakes and they said the rotors looked scarred. Mark is very professional and we made a deal in his own driveway on a handshake. They continually squeak and sometimes feel sluggish. Please call for customer service and availability at 1-877-866-8372 ex. Pkg Pkg Gross Vehicle Weight Rating, 6050 lbs.
Also, when the vehicle is in 4 wheel drive, the steering wheel is very difficult to turn. F-150 Heritage model, Transmission model: 4R70W. I test drove it and from there I was in love. But no where in the owners manual is this condition stated. Chocolate White, fully loaded and under 100k miles. Vehicle has a non-serviceable transmission cooler.
Sunstate Ford said that the slip yoke had no lubrication. Vehicle in drive position pointed uphill on grades greater than 20 degree will roll backwards as if in neutral. It was replaced and have had not further trouble in that area. As a result, the lineup is diverse. I brought this to the attention of the Ford dealer and they said my brakes were within Ford specifications, and they could not do anything for me. These guys are the best.