2008 Ford F-250 - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

small car iamge Common problems of the 2008 Ford F-250

325 problems have been reported for the 2008 Ford F-250. The following chart shows the 18 most common problems for 2008 Ford F-250. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's steering with 97 problems. The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's engine and engine cooling (66 problems).

Table 1. Common problems of the 2008 Ford F-250

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 2008 Ford F-250 in 2008.

Table 2. Problem Occurrence Trend

Service Year Number of Problems
  2019
4
  2018
26
  2017
16
  2016
15
  2015
24
  2014
30
  2013
43
  2012
32
  2011
31
  2010
35
  2009
21
  2008
3

small car iamge Compare the 2008 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 2008 Ford F-250 with the Ford F-250 from other model years. Note that the number of problems reported for the 2008 F-250 is 325 while the average number of problems reported for the 24 model years of the Ford F-250 is 349.

Table 3. Compare the 2008 Ford F-250 with other model years

Model Year Number of Problems
  2019 F-250
14
  2018 F-250
106
  2017 F-250
465
  2016 F-250
54
  2015 F-250
104
  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
325
  2007 F-250
127
  2006 F-250
552
  2005 F-250
465
  2004 F-250
538
  2003 F-250
382
  2002 F-250
520
  2001 F-250
720
  2000 F-250
915
  1999 F-250
1,469
  1998 F-250
122
  1997 F-250
349
  1996 F-250
192


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