Ford continued production runs of the 7. General Comments: If you want a tough truck with more power than you'll ever use, this is it. We did in fact wash the vehicle regularly, top and bottom. Though that engine failed to live up to the 7. Clutch once but slave failed twice. Its hard to beat the Motorcraft model, and for this type of application, it is the best there is on the market.
Yes Review Date: 16th June, 2003. This is better than the F150 that I owned prior to this one. Yes, I took in account the diesel bubbles and I can do math. Yes Review Date: 1st March, 2009. Aside from that, it stinks that you have a sensor issue with the truck. List of Top-Rated Air Filters for 7. I recommend learning about it before you buy.
I may have a few bad things to say about it, but I still think it's awesome. Brake lines two failures in the metal lines on the rear brakes. The ride was surprisingly quiet and easy to drive. Has pulled campers and cars with ease, and gets better fuel mileage than my old 4 cylinder Ranger. The truck would spend one or two weeks at a time in the shop waiting for parts. Starter motors tend to corrode very quickly, to the point where they need to be replaced, as well as the wiring. They are in far worse shape.
A splash shield to protect the starter, as well as actually painting the engine at the factory, would have been a big help. Not only did Ford redesign the body of the F250 and F350 Superduty pickups, giving them a more rounded and sleeker look, but it added larger fuel injectors and an intercooler. Empty on the highway I have gotten as high as 27mpg. Brake lines two failures in the metal lines on the rear brakes. Shock absorbers replaced 3 times. Year of manufacture 1997 First year of ownership 1998 Most recent year of ownership 2003 Engine and transmission 7. One fuel injector started leaking at 120000 miles and had to be replaced.
The paint looks new and everyone compliments me on how clean it looks, especially with the mud tires. The Powerstroke V8 started out as a Navistar engine rebranded for Ford. For me, I'm more interested in that legendary engine longevity number I've heard. General Comments: Seats are comfy. General Comments: The truck is a crew cab with four wheel drive and has awesome power. An engine that some say. They used it to pull stock trailers.
I will say in fairness the truck never stranded me anywhere. Model year 1997 Year of manufacture 1997 First year of ownership 2005 Most recent year of ownership 2008 Engine and transmission 5. The ride was surprisingly quiet and easy to drive. Faults: The power steering pump cracked at approximately 100000 miles and had to be replaced. You probably have that underpowered, higher revving 5.
Description The Spectre 9922 is a performance air intake kit for Ford Super Duty 7. My biggest beef with this truck was repeated failures of costly parts, like the transmission blocker rings and the clutch slave cylinder. It performed quite well for this function. The intake tube is made from a precision molded high density interlaced Polyethylene, that is designed to reduce turbulence and accelerate the air flow to the to and from the filter. Description The Spectre 9922 is a performance air intake kit for Ford Super Duty 7. Has pulled campers and cars with ease, and gets better fuel mileage than my old 4 cylinder Ranger. Don't Know Review Date: 12th August, 2003 I have a 97 F350 standard cab, with 265 75 16 mud tires and I get alittle over 20 on the highway if I keep it around 55-60.
Engine performance and gas mileage were quite poor. This truck has way too many sensors. Year of manufacture 1997 First year of ownership 2000 Most recent year of ownership 2003 Engine and transmission 7. Model year 1997 Year of manufacture 1997 First year of ownership 2005 Most recent year of ownership 2008 Engine and transmission 5. There were never any problems with internal engine parts, nor any of the driveline.