Ford F-550 - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

Ford F-550 owners have reported a total of 683 problems for their cars built in the 19 model years listed in the chart below. The chart shows the number of problems reported across all service years for each given model year of the Ford F-550. The 1999 Ford F-550 cars have the most problems reported (150 problems).

Table 1. Total number of problems by model year for Ford F-550

  Common problems of Ford F-550

The following chart shows the 22 most common problems for Ford F-550 cars. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's fuel system, diesel (154 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's engine and engine cooling (125 problems).

Table 2. Common problems of Ford F-550

Problem Category Number of Problems
  Diesel Fuel System
154
  Engine And Engine Cooling
125
  Power Train
74
  Tire
68
  Electrical System
41
  Wheel
39
  Other Fuel System
31
  Service Brakes
28
  Gasoline Fuel System
23
  Suspension
20
   
  Steering
16
  Structure
15
  Vehicle Speed Control
12
  Equipment
11
  Air Bag
10
  Parking Brake
5
  Exterior Lighting
3
  Interior Lighting
2
  Hybrid Propulsion System
2
  Seat Belt
2
  Unknown Or Other
1
  Visibility
1


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