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Ford F-250, Ford F-250 Super Duty, Truck
#1194 of 1236 Re: 1999 Ford F-250 won't start [tmwatts]
Apr 15, 2010 (6:17 pm)
Check the positive connections on the starter, had a 99 which the terminal actually cracked and was not contacting. Also check the solenoid under hood, if it is not clicking it is no good. Also check the connections at the solenoid, which, I believe is mounted on the right fender. If all else fails, try tapping on the starter with a hammer, its possible that there is a bad spot on the starter armature. If it starts after the hammer tap, then it is time for a new starter. Hope this helps!
#1195 of 1236 1997 f250 light duty
Apr 19, 2010 (9:31 pm)
i have 97 f-250 l\d 5.4eng 3speed auto w\od and 3.73 rear end.it has a factory air leveling system on it .looking around the last few years only seen 3 of these 7 lug f-250 nun had the air sys.i blowed one of the air bags called a dealer to get one they acted like i was crazy.said ford did not make till i found part#.is this a rare truck ? if so how many were made or where can get info ???????
#1196 of 1236 Re: 1997 f250 light duty [yellowhorse]
Apr 20, 2010 (5:05 pm)
Good luck man!!!!! it took me 4 months to find one. I have the same truck and it cost me $600 yes my truck is a seven lug as well. You are driving a very rare truck my friend!!!!!
#1197 of 1236 Re: 1997 f250 light duty [ford_dude1]
Apr 20, 2010 (7:08 pm)
THAT IS WHAT I WAS THINKING.I USE IT DAILY AND PULL A 30FT 4 HORSE CAMPER COMBO 2-3 TIMES A MONTH.IT NEEDS A LITTLE MORE MOTOR OTHER THAN THAT IT NOT BAD.RIDES GREAT WITH THE AIR SYS.SEEM LIKE SOMEONE SAID ONLY 10000 WERE MADE NOT SURE ON THAT CAN'T FIND MUCH INFO ON IT.MAYBE I SHOULD PARK IT AND LET IT AGE SOME MORE. THANKS,YELLOW HORSE
#1198 of 1236 Extended Warranty
Apr 22, 2010 (12:55 pm)
We have a 2007 F250 Diesel and would like to see about getting an extended warranty. But we are not sure where to start and who to trust. Does anyone have any suggestions on where the best place is to buy an extended warranty?
#1199 of 1236 2010 f250super duty
May 10, 2010 (12:11 pm)
Has anyone problem towing a camper or enclosed trailer? I just pull a 14 foot enclosed trailer from Conway SC to Maggie Valley NC my avg fuel mileage there was 7.2 coming back 8.8. Rear end makes noise pulling camper.
#1200 of 1236 Re: 2010 f250super duty [mrracefuel]
May 10, 2010 (3:30 pm)
We pull our 25 ft Jay Feather and get about 12mpg on it--also depends on wind direction going thru Kansas...we have never had any trouble, always had a smooth and relatively quiet ride (as quiet as it can get in a truck anyway)--no noise from the rear end. We had a stabilizer installed on the trailer to make it a smooth ride...do you have one on yours? It may make a difference.
#1201 of 1236 2004 6.0 FORD F250 TURBO QUESTION
Jun 19, 2010 (7:02 pm)
I HAVE A 2004 F250 W/ 74K MILES, THE LAST COUPLE OF MONTHS OR SO I'VE NOTICED THE TURBO WON'T ENGAGE. I CAN GET IT TO ENGAGE IF I FLOOR IT OR TURN THE TRUCK OFF FOR A BRIEF SECOND. IT GOES AWAY FOR A WHILE THEN COMES BACK.....ANY IDEA WHY ITS DOING THIS?
#1202 of 1236 Re: 2004 6.0 FORD F250 TURBO QUESTION [dblr]
Jun 19, 2010 (9:40 pm)
Hello at 66000 miles this is the 2nd time the turbo got rebuilt. On my truck the variable disk in the turbo is getting stuck. The rebuild with new parts. Check with the Dealer to see if they will cover it.