Driver Informed The Mechanic That This Problem Occurred More Than Once. I Have Lost My Car, Contents Within And Now I Have No Transportation. Only After Investigating On The Internet Today Do I Find Out This Is A Common Problem. June 29, 2003 When Driving On The Highway,the Engine Shut Down And The Headlights Went Out. The Manufacturer Was Not Notified Of The Failure. I Have Changed Egr,solenoid,computer And To This Date Light Is Still On. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.
The Vehicle Was Not Repaired. Can You Tell Me If They Have. The vehicle will run ok, I noticed that if I drive and stop and park two too three times, the auto will not start right away. Do Your Research And You Will Find Countless Complaints, What Are You Waiting For? Not One ford Mechanic 3 Different Dealerships Could Ever Diagnose Or Repair Issues. The Contact Stated That The Vehicle Stalled Without Warning. May 21, 2003 While Driving, Blew A 3 Spark Plug. The Fire Department Was Called To The Scene And Was Able To Put It Out For Good.
The vehicle was destroyed and towed to a salvage yard. The turn signals will blink a few times then stop blinkin but the light will stay on. Consumer Tried To Restart Vehicle But Was Unable To Do So. Vehicle was purchased on 20030928. If the resistance reading is less than 4. So Basically ford Knows Of The Problem And It Is A Safety Issue And Has Done Nothing About It. The contact also stated that weather leaked into the vehicle through the driver side window.
Hazard lights do not blink they just stay on. The contact also noticed that when the key was taken out of the ignition all of the electrical components would continue to function and could not be turned off unless the battery was disconnected. Vehicle was purchased on 19981101. After Looking This Problem Up On The Net I Found Out That ford Has Had This Problem Consistently With The Triton Engines. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. The failure mileage was 196,000.
Vehicle was purchased on 19980120. July 23, 2012 I Was Traveling Home To Philadelphia From Charlotte. The Contact Is In The Process Of Notifying The Manufacturer. Vehicle was using Cruise Control. Engine Has Not Shut Off While Driving Since But Am Apprehensive To Drive Very Far From Home. The Contact Was Traveling 20-30 Mph When The Anti-theft Warning Light Illuminated As The Vehicle Stalled.
Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Vehicle was using Cruise Control. The Failure Mileage Was 180,000. My husband put out the fire and sustained severe 2nd degree burns on his fore arm hand wrist and chin. And The Fix… Replace The Windshield Seal! Will Wait For 3rd Diagnostic Test. Accident was reported to Police. I Have Spent A Lot Of Money Trying To Find Out Why This Has Happened When ford Has Known The Entire Time.
Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. I Waited To Long I Guess Because I Came Out Of The Bank And My Car Was On Fire. I Looked Under The Hood And I Saw A Spark Plug Sitting On Top Of My Battery. So Because The electrical Items Will Turn On At Random, They Drain The Battery And The Truck Will Not Start The Next Day. In addition, the interior and dashboard lights would illuminate at any time while the vehicle was turned off. The Car Would Not Start And The Lights Flickers On And Off While I Was Driving The Power Locks Would Lock And Unlock While I Was Driving. Engine Dies At Idle, Dies At Slow Speeds As Well As Faster Speeds.
This Problem Has Been Occurring For Several Years. The Manufacturer Was Notified Of The Failure And Informed The Contact That There Were No Recalls For The Vehicle. This Should Be Looked Into Before Someone Is Injured Or Killed In An Accident Caused From The Car Stalling!!! This appears to be potenially dangerous if engine would die while driving, light go out or wipers stop working. Apr 02, 2002 My 1998 ford expedition Began Having Severe electrical Problems After Heavy Rains. Mar 01, 2010 ford Special Message 15773.
They Should Do A Recall On This Vehicle, And Compensate The People That Had Fires With This Vehicle. If You Did A Search Of All ford Dealerships And See How Many People Have Had Coil Packs And Sparks Plugs Replaced You Would See There Is A Definite Problem. June 01, 1998 Vehicle Electronics System Failed To The 4-wheel Drive Transmission Unit. At 10:00 Pm I Looked Through Garage Door To Make Sure Lights Were Out And Garage Doors Shut. The Car Popped, Sputtered And Died. Dec 01, 2003 First, The Interior Lights And Running Lights Would Not Power Off While All Doors Were Closed, Door Ajar Indicator Was On. Suddenly, The Vehicle Erupted Uncontrollably In Flames And Exploded.