Sections include specifications, description and operation, diagnosis and testing, general procedures, removal and installation, and disassembly and assembly instructions where applicable. In addition, there was oil coming from under the vehicle. Multiple test drivers note numb steering feel. Neither of the two Ford dealers that I've taken the truck to for diagnosis will provide me with a further course of action to fix this recurring engine malfunction. I have the Lariat version.
. The does not rate the fuel economy of heavy-duty trucks, but you can expect all incarnations of the Ford Super Duty to be thirsty, even with the improvements Ford made to the fuel economy of the new engines. I had truck towed to Ford dealership and they diagnosed it as contaminated fuel, which resulted in complete failure of fuel system. After picking up my truck within 200 feet from the Ford dealer the low power illuminated and the engine symbol lit up. As a result, the vehicle decelerated and ultimately stalled.
A hour passed and I got called and told it was the diesel fuel was gelling up and they would have to put a additive in the fuel and that I should add it again every other tank of fuel. The vehicle was taken to a dealer where it was diagnosed that the track bar needed to be replaced. At the heart of it all is an available internet-capable in-dash computer with Garmin nav system, hands-free calling, and touch screen with wireless keyboard—essentially, providing workers with a cutting-edge mobile office. Conventional towing is rated at 16,000-lbs, and 5 th wheel towing at 24,400-lbs, with payload capability at 6521-lbs. The pricing of a 2012 Ford Super Duty is fully competitive with what Chevrolet and Ram are marketing for the 2012 model year. Power Stroke Diesel Ford's latest 6.
My last Ford pickup had a couple of smaller cubbies for trailer keys, coins, etc this one lacks. I then took the truck to a different Ford dealer on 6 January 2014 when the truck had 5,510 miles on it and they could not find the problem. Handling is decent overall given these big rigs' overall size. Because of the flash update, very few engines likely exist with the original programming. It is packed with power, quiet, comfortable, loaded with extras and runs like a champ. When the egt sensor goes on the blink, the powertrain control module thinks there is an exhaust system overheating situation.
There is one issue Ford has never addressed, and that is the radiator. Within a couple of weeks I took it back again and they determined the water pump was leaking they had the truck for 3 days. I called the Ford customer service hotline and was advised to take the truck to a Ford dealer for a second checkup. Ford absolutely refused to cover it. Have any questions or need more details? After that it is yours for good.
Things I wish were better: different storage options in the cab and better Lync integration with smart phones. We review the 2011 Ford F350 Super Duty with the 6. The failure mileage was unknown. The contact also stated that while driving approximately 65 mph, the pull over safely now warning light illuminated and the vehicle stalled. The prices have become so inflated that I find it senseless to spend that kind of money on a pickup. Functional enhancements include a foldable bed extender, which improves load utility when in place and stays out of the way when not needed, and a spray-in bedliner. The centre console is absolutely enormous, but with good reason, providing 70 configuration options to suit your needs.
Find him traveling, spending time with his kids and family. The towing is great on it. With all that being said, this is the quietest, most comfortable pickup I've ever owned. Ford brought the master mechanic over and they determined that it was something loose on the right side up high they did not tell me what it was. So far I love this truck.
This is the first Power Stroke not manufactured by long time partner, International Navistar. Ford chose to design, engineer, and produce its own diesel engine to maintain profitability and a competitive edge in the growing diesel segment. I have reported to northside Ford every time I have it serviced, they finally agreed that I have a problem, however they have failed to fix. Shopped for about 3 weeks found one fully decked out with Nav, moon roof, 5th wheel prep, bed liner, engine block heater and much more. Not only does the full-size heavy-duty pickup truck business continue to thrive, it is the last remaining vehicle category solely controlled by the domestic Big Three. The unique exhaust flow design is said to increase thermal efficiency of the turbocharger.