This truck features the good 7. Over the last 18 months I have had no less than 4 cam positioning sensors fail. The driver multi-adjustable power seat was optional for all other F250 pickups. Tie-down hooks are located in each corner of the box to help secure cargo. When I took the truck to my dealer a part was replaced and I was told that my problem was not uncommon with this diesel engine. The rear step bumper provides easier access to the cargo area. I think it ridiculous that they restrict the recall even though mine exhibits the identical symptoms.
The truck would run rough and loose all power. It's a great work truck, farm truck, etc. Upon inspecting the vehicle, he discovered the oil ring had blown out of the engine. Anyway, had no prior warning of this tendency and the timing of the stalling and shut downs was scary and dangerous. All of the sensors failed while driving which created a dangerous situation because when they die the vehicle acts as if the key has been turned off which means you lose everything including power steering and power brakes.
I replace the cps and this has stopped for now until this cps fails. It also has an overdrive control switch on the shift lever that can lock out the overdrive fourth gear when additional torque is needed for third-gear engine braking on downgrades. Lariat models are available with heated front seats, easy to appreciate on a cold winter morning. The standard engine with 2001 Ford Super Duty F250 pickups was a 5. The second failure occurred just before a stop light.
Very low miles, but counting as I am commuting with it. A tachometer and radio were standard equipment with all 2001 Ford Super Duty pickups. Repairs were made to the vehicle at the contact's expense. A heated front seat was an option with all Lariat models. It did restart, then stalled again.
My engine stalled stopped running completely with no warning and left me with no power brakes and no power steering. I'm attempting to drive it to the Ford dealership tomorrow. It is used primarily for towing a travel trailer. I bought my truck used, with 52,000 miles in oct of 2003. Two boards can be placed across the pickup box in special depressions to accommodate flat loading of 4×8 plywood sheets and to create a separate cargo space under the plywood. On the two remaining occasions the part failed immediately and put my life in immediate danger. If it had happened in the mountains, on a hill or on a curve I would have surely crashed.
I was unable to stop in time and narrowly avoided an accident as the oncoming traffic just missed me. The truck is well maintained and has just over 55,000 miles on it. The consumer stated that this is a very common issue with this type of vehicle and feels as though this is a major safety issue. The cam position sensor in my truck failed with 75,00 miles. The horsepower and torque produced by the 7.
Available electronic speed control helps reduce driver foot and leg fatigue, and the available tilt steering wheel also enhances comfort and allows easy entry and exit. Fortunately, when it shut off I was able to kick it into neutral and restart the engine. Also features 4 new tires in great condition. . It's very unnerving and unsafe. Optional equipment included a cargo area cover, cargo net, load bearing exterior rack, and pickup truck bed liner. Part replaced was a camshaft sensor.
Text me for pictures etc. Three different engines are available. Call us Today at 209. Call us Today at 209. This going to get someone killed.
At the beginning of the decent my truck just died, brakes and steering began to fail no pressures , white knuckle is putting it lightly, I ended up turning over the stater frequently to get pressures back to the pumps to keep the truck under contol. I have been told that this is a problem with the cps. Then restarted and stalled a third time. Interval windshield wipers are standard on all models and the SuperCab has flip-out quarter glass. With in 6 months of replacing the part with a Ford factory part the second unit failed. I had numerous failures since then and have replaced the cps myself with good results until just recently with failures occurring again. My first failure did not take place until November 2004.