Select a different vehicle  
Recently Viewed
There are no recently viewed vehicles to display

Average Consumer Rating 306 Total Reviews
Write a review

Performance
Comfort
Value
Fun-to-Drive
Interior Design
Exterior Design
Build Quality
Reliability
14 of 15 people found this review helpful
let the buyer beware.....
By ritch5 on
Vehicle
2005 Ford F-150 4dr SuperCrew Lariat 4WD Styleside 5.5 ft. SB (5.4L 8cyl 4A)
Review
i'll start by telling that i am a ford motor company retiree with over 30+ years on the assembly line. my 2005 f-150 has lived up to the problems common to the 5.4L engine. sparkplug issues, timing and cam phasor issues, and a bad cylinder head to name a few. all difficult and expensive to repair. i have confirmed many of these problems with ford dealer mechanics, and private repair shop mechanics. as a group they all confirm that engine issues are becoming a big problem for 2005-2008 ford trucks, vans, and large suv's. the real problem lies with the manufacturer. ford is not backing up their claims of top quality and reliability. what a shame that they deny their responsibility!!!!
Favorite Features
i'll also add that i'm sure most ford products are highly reliable and good quality. i like my trucks comfort, good ride, handling, towing capacity, and space.
Suggested Improvements
ford definitely needs to address the mechanical issues common to the 5.4L engine and drivetrain. better gas mileage would also help a lot.
Recommend (14) (1)
Report it
Comments (1) Post a Comment
By littlejohn505
on 05/14/14 12:06 PM (PDT)

I had all the same problems including the window regulator on the driver side needing to be replaced 4 times. I HATE ford now. They have ruined us financially because we were into a very expensive truck they said the problems were all our fault. We took it to the dealer for every oil change and every service. They are the only ones who have ever done work on my truck. Look at that it still failed. Now it sits at the dealer getting an $8k new motor. betcha it fails again. I HATE ford. Do not buy a FORD they will NOT stand up for their product and will screw you take your money and run. What a joke!!!!

Report it
Post a Comment

You must be signed in to post a comment.

Register

ADVERTISEMENT
Nearby Inventory Zip Code UPDATE
 
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT