Timing Tensioner problems of the 2004 Ford F-150
Two problems related to timing tensioner have been reported for the 2004 Ford F-150.
Timing Tensioner problem #1
The car is a 2004 Ford f150. Truck(83000 miles) was parked in driveway. Went and started and the truck began to sputter and shake and the check engine light came on. Truck would not accelerate and I took to dealer. Began to shake even more and lose power. Problem was timing chain tensioner failure which caused failure to engine. Engines needs replaced. Dealer explained that this can happen at any time and usually causes major engine damage and failure. This issue happened on 07/18/08.
Timing Tensioner problem #2
The vehicle having this issue was a 2004 Ford F-150. Tl- the reporting person owns a 2004 Ford f150. While driving approximately 25 mph the contact heard a knocking noise coming from the engine. The vehicle was taken to an independent mechanic and the dealer where the contact was informed the variable time cam phaser tensioner needed to be replaced. The manufacturer was contacted and a report was filed. The vehicle was not repaired. The approximate failure mileage was 115,428. Ds. This issue happened on 06/01/2011.
Other Engine And Engine Cooling related problems of the 2004 Ford F-150:
|Problem Category||Number of Problems|
|Engine And Engine Cooling problems||59|
|Car Stall problems||17|
|Check Engine Light On problems||10|
|Engine Failure problems||8|
|Engine Clicking And Tapping Noises problems||5|
|Engine Knocking Noise problems||4|
|Manifold/header/muffler/tail Pipe problems||4|
|Gasoline Engine problems||3|
|Engine Stall problems||3|
|Engine Noise problems||3|
|Loud Engine Noise problems||2|
|Diesel Engine problems||2|
|Gas Recirculation Valve (egr Valve) problems||2|
|Engine Belts And Pulleys problems||2|
|Timing Tensioner problems||2|