2018 Ford F-250 - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

small car iamge Common problems of the 2018 Ford F-250

111 problems have been reported for the 2018 Ford F-250. The following chart shows the 13 most common problems for 2018 Ford F-250. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's steering with 41 problems. The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's suspension (30 problems).

Table 1. Common problems of the 2018 Ford F-250

Problem Category Number of Problems
  Steering
41
  Suspension
30
  Wheel
8
  Equipment
7
  Structure
6
  Power Train
6
  Other Fuel System
3
  Exterior Lighting
3
  Electrical System
2
  Engine And Engine Cooling
2
  Seats
1
  Electronic Stability Control
1
  Visibility
1

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 2018 Ford F-250 in 2018.

Table 2. Problem Occurrence Trend

Service Year Number of Problems
  2019
62
  2018
49

small car iamge Compare the 2018 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 2018 Ford F-250 with the Ford F-250 from other model years. Note that the number of problems reported for the 2018 F-250 is 111 while the average number of problems reported for the 24 model years of the Ford F-250 is 351.

Table 3. Compare the 2018 Ford F-250 with other model years

Model Year Number of Problems
  2019 F-250
16
  2018 F-250
111
  2017 F-250
476
  2016 F-250
56
  2015 F-250
105
  2014 F-250
64
  2013 F-250
88
  2012 F-250
251
  2011 F-250
398
  2010 F-250
92
  2009 F-250
91
  2008 F-250
325
  2007 F-250
127
  2006 F-250
552
  2005 F-250
465
  2004 F-250
539
  2003 F-250
384
  2002 F-250
521
  2001 F-250
720
  2000 F-250
917
  1999 F-250
1,469
  1998 F-250
122
  1997 F-250
349
  1996 F-250
192


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