2001 Ford F-250 - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

small car iamge Common problems of the 2001 Ford F-250

720 problems have been reported for the 2001 Ford F-250. The following chart shows the 20 most common problems for 2001 Ford F-250. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's engine and engine cooling with 139 problems. The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's tires (131 problems).

Table 1. Common problems of the 2001 Ford F-250

Problem Category Number of Problems
  Engine And Engine Cooling
139
  Tire
131
  Power Train
93
  Steering
59
  Electrical System
56
  Service Brakes
51
  Vehicle Speed Control
42
  Suspension
34
  Seat Belt
31
  Air Bag
20
  Visibility
16
  Wheel
10
  Structure
8
  Other Fuel System
6
  Latches/locks/linkage
5
  Unknown Or Other
5
  Seats
4
  Gasoline Fuel System
4
  Equipment
4
  Air Brake
2

small car iamge Problem Occurrence Trend

The following chart shows the number of problems reported during each of the service years since the debut of the 2001 Ford F-250 in 2001.

Table 2. Problem Occurrence Trend

Service Year Number of Problems
  2019
2
  2018
5
  2017
11
  2016
12
  2015
7
  2014
7
  2013
16
  2012
8
  2011
23
  2010
24
  2009
28
  2008
28
  2007
31
  2006
70
  2005
77
  2004
94
  2003
73
  2002
62
  2001
1

small car iamge Compare the 2001 Ford F-250 with Other Model Years

When making the decision between buying a new or used Ford F-250, the following table can be used to compare the 2001 Ford F-250 with the Ford F-250 from other model years. Note that the number of problems reported for the 2001 F-250 is 720 while the average number of problems reported for the 24 model years of the Ford F-250 is 349.

Table 3. Compare the 2001 Ford F-250 with other model years

Model Year Number of Problems
  2019 F-250
12
  2018 F-250
106
  2017 F-250
460
  2016 F-250
54
  2015 F-250
101
  2014 F-250
63
  2013 F-250
85
  2012 F-250
251
  2011 F-250
394
  2010 F-250
89
  2009 F-250
91
  2008 F-250
323
  2007 F-250
127
  2006 F-250
552
  2005 F-250
465
  2004 F-250
537
  2003 F-250
382
  2002 F-250
520
  2001 F-250
720
  2000 F-250
913
  1999 F-250
1,469
  1998 F-250
122
  1997 F-250
349
  1996 F-250
192


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