If you see any moisture oil, or water this is most likely the problem. Yes Review Date: 19th July, 2004. Since I have owned the truck, I have spent less than 1000 dollars on the truck outside normal maintenance. It is also positioned right below the heater hose connections. The truck still looks phenomenal, but I have been relentless in washing weekly and waxing at least once a month. The 1997 SuperCab rear side window glass had a metallic like tint to it, whereas the 1998 SuperCab side rear glass had a black appearance to it.
The smaller V8 the 4. General Comments: This truck is great. A bi-fuel engine prep package became available. There are several possible causes of misfire ranging from worn spark plug to faulty coils. Looks, runs, and sounds great.
I had to have the clutch replaced at 180,000 miles. The ride is great for a truck. I still plan to keep the truck until at least 200K. Take a minute or two right now to check it out: What's New For 1998 So for 1998 there are only a few things different from the year before. I have also pulled several heavily loaded trailers with this truck, and the truck has done well. Yes Review Date: 12th November, 2010. Clean title and recent smog check done! Check engine light code P304 indicates cylinder 4 misfire.
Place a drain pan of sufficient capacity under the radiator and open the petcock drain on the radiator. Our official Ford parts diagrams make it easy to quickly find and order the exact parts you're looking for. Ford completely redesigned the F-150 for so 1998 only saw minor changes. Other than the normal maintenance, I have done very little to it. All the seats and carpet have held together well.
This is a great truck and now I expect this quality from Ford. At Choice One we want to make your buying experience a pleasant one, offering honesty and integrity along with plain old straight talk. I love it for the engine; still running strong, despite the little problem. Could have used a little more room in the back seat! Had to change the front brake pads around 75,000 miles. Dry the inside and outside of the spark plug boot.
Before opening a plastic radiator petcock, spray it with some penetrating lubricant. Check Engine Light came on a few days ago, but seems to be running fine. I have replaced the battery twice and have gone through 2 sets of tires. This truck runs like new, and has given me no problems at all for just over 30K miles. I will go with a bigger engine next time, but that won't be for a while. By the time the spark reaches the cylinder 4 plug it is tired and just looking for ground.
. I am at 187,000 miles now. Model year 1998 Year of manufacture 1998 First year of ownership 2000 Most recent year of ownership 2006 Engine and transmission 4. Model year 1998 Year of manufacture 1997 First year of ownership 2002 Most recent year of ownership 2005 Engine and transmission 5. Paint on doors and tailgate started to peel where the skins are put together, apparently a problem with this model year. I sometimes tow a motorcycle trailer, never weighing more than 2500 lb.
Faults: Not anything really, just maintenance things. Yes Review Date: 26th May, 2005 Faults: I have had very few problems with this truck. Our dealership sells only genuine Ford parts, direct from Ford. An oil leak, very small, I myself can't find the leak, but haven't taken it to get looked at, as it seems that it doesn't leak hardly at all. Still a great vehicle, but have had a few problems. Who cares how much I saved! If available blow compressed air down into the cylinder 4 plug hole to dry it off. All work done with a local trusted mechanic unless otherwise noted.