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Ford F-150, Engine, Truck
#13 of 182 2005 Ford F150 Lariet 4x4
Apr 05, 2007 (6:45 pm)
I have been having fun with the vibration issue myself. Well since I had the truck and shop for the 3rd time today They told me Ford has a list of things to do. BUT..... They will not pay for it. Since I am not over my 36,000 miles. But what they dont understand is I have been having this problem before the miles ran out. But that is not good enough for Ford. So I am going to create a website and yes people think this is a long shot but I am going to collect as many names of people having the same problem and contact the BBB and Attorney Genrerals Office and just about everyone else who will listen. I feel is Ford wont listen lets make enough noise so other people will and not have the same problem we all have. I will post when the website is done.
#14 of 182 97 F-150 4x4, 4.6L error msg with miss fire
Apr 29, 2007 (2:49 pm)
#4 cyl..is miss firing intermittently (according to error code). Pressure is good. Have changed plug, wires. Could it be bad injector? high voltage coil? what are the symptoms.
#15 of 182 vibration on my 2005 ford f 150
May 26, 2007 (6:19 pm)
i have just recently bought a newer truck. i have had for a few weeks with no problems. until i pulled my boat, once in a while i get a vibration when traveling down the road. i took it to the dealership they couldn't find anything wrong. it did it again after i unhooked the boat, then it stoped. i am so confused.......does anyone have any idea's?
#16 of 182 Re: vibration on my 2005 ford f 150 [giturdone1]
May 30, 2007 (4:59 am)
Trailer brakes dragging slightly?
#17 of 182 F150 Vibration Issue
by kcram HOST
Apr 24, 2007 (3:35 pm)
#18 of 182 F150 Vibration Issue
by kcram HOST
Jul 13, 2006 (6:22 pm)
This discussion is for owners of the current-generation F150 to talk about the well-documented vibration issues.
kcram - Pickups Host
#19 of 182 Re: That vibey F150... [kcram]
Jul 14, 2006 (6:05 pm)
I recently purchased a 2004 F150 and had bad vibrations at 45-55 mph. Had it in the dealer 3 times and they finally sent a Ford engineer to look at. They discovered that my PCM had outdated software. They loaded the new software for the PCM and now I do not have the serious vibrations anymore at 45-55 mph. Thanks allot to all those that supported me in my time of need.
#20 of 182 Re: That vibey F150... [pilot4me2]
Jul 15, 2006 (6:32 pm)
I'm glad to hear you got it taken care of. It's the first time I've heard of it being cured with a PCM software update.......if only it was always that easy!
#21 of 182 Re: That vibey F150... [pilot4me2]
Aug 01, 2006 (4:36 pm)
We recently purchased a 2005 F-150. After a series of trips to the Ford Dealer, new tires, new caliphers, turned roters, alignment, indexing the rims to the tires.. they still cannot find out why we get a shimmy between 65 and 75mph. Yesterday, we were told that there is a "bulletin" from Ford out on what they call nimbling???? However, today, they called as they still have the truck and he said that they "needed" to turn the roters. I told them they already did that and he said "when"? Less than three weeks ago. I noted your post. Does PCM stand for Polution Control Module? Anyone have any ideas. This shimmy was not present until Ford got a hold of the truck and did a wheel alignment. I'm serious.. that's when it all started. Anyone, help..
#22 of 182 Re: That vibey F150... [emtdawn]
Aug 02, 2006 (10:55 am)
I have been going through the same problem with my 2005 f-150 crew cab. If you feel closely you may actually feel the vibration start around the 45 mph area. I have had my truck in 4 times and it has to go back again. The vibration got worse after the last service.They have balanced, rotated, toed in, put a dampner on, now they want to force balance. I tried to call customer relations. Waste of time. I called 5 times. I was first told that I would receive a call back in 2 days, then 2-5 days, then 24 hrs. then 24-48hrs. Never a supervisor around. I tried the dealer this morning no call back. I gave up, I tried to work with ford but they are refusing to deal with me. I called the lemon law attorney. They said I have a case. So off to court we go.
To all reading this don't waste your time with ford, call an attorney. Maybe alittle extra pressure will get there asses moving.