This design eases the loading of gear and passengers and contributes to occupant safety with the combination of vertical beams and a cross brace where the front and rear doors meet. Causes the engine to run, but cut in and out and really roughly throttle. Two large cupholders are provided. At last count, Ford was offering 44 different configurations of its Super Duty pickups. The interior features a fold-down armrest, a floor console that can accommodate a laptop, and a removable hanging bin for storage that can attach to the dash. No Review Date: 28th March, 2008.
Disconnect the fuel heater, replace fuse, re-try start. Some can do much more. Air filter system needs a lot of work. Body roll was noticeably limited in the corners. The complaints are organized into groups with data published by vehicle, vehicle component, and specific problem. On top of that, the Crew Cab model can carry four or five people at the same time. The main issues are often the thermostat or water pump, part number.
. Their menacing square-jawed front ends, brawny-looking raised hoods and aggressive headlamps are a big tip-off that there are significant differences between a garden-variety F-150 and a Super Duty. The engine is very accessible and the average shade-tree mechanic can easily change belts, hoses, fuel filter etc. The only exception is the instrument panel dimmer, which is a bit hard to reach. It almost felt like a big luxury car. Manufacturer Info Sources: 1-800-392-3673 -. The vehicle had not been repaired.
Both are fairly easy to replace. If you are interested in advertising a for-profit service,. Can cause the engine to cut out and eventually die. The Crew Cab versions come with four full-sized doors, and are the most passenger-friendly models. These can stick, seals get damaged, have the sensor go bad or the wires get damaged.
The second was a 7. Also the power steering has had a couple of problems but have gotten used to it. But with features that make it as comfortable as a luxury car and capabilities that allow it to perform more work than ever before, this F-250 is a thing of beauty. Should never left the factory with that system. General Comments: Great rig if you can get past all the problems.
The Super Duty F-250 and 350 comes in regular cab, extended SuperCab and four-door Crew Cab models. It is easy to drive, easy to maintain, and will run forever. The standard cigar lighter is augmented with a second auxiliary power outlet. All F-250 models come with single rear wheels. It is certainly the best engine Ford has ever put in a truck. With the long bed on a crew cab, the truck is very hard to maneuver in town and especially difficult to park park backwards if you can. Prices do not include manufacturer's destination and delivery charges.
For more info on the 2001 F350, visit our. It also makes it easier to climb in, a welcome feature when juggling tools, briefcases, or even toddlers. Suspension, f: Twin I-beam Suspension, r: solid axle Ground clearance: 7. Our Take on the 2001 Ford F-350 Three-quarter-ton pickups such as Ford's Super Duties are the Clydesdales of the automotive business. Call it my big red. A dropped beltline gives the Super Duty F-250 a sense of openness and accessibility.
Extended cab models can be ordered with four doors. Braking performance was impressive with smooth, undramatic stops. They pull big trailers and tote heavy loads without complaint. The dealer and manufacturer were notified but neither offered assistance. Smooth and powerful on the highway, this behemoth is a joy for long trips.
The vehicle was towed to an independent mechanic for diagnosis. The first optional engine was a 6. Adjustable seatbelt anchors increase safety and comfort. Interior is very comfortable, big and room for everything you need at a horse show and then some. Passenger-side airbags offer a deactivation switch on regular cab and SuperCab models. Faults: Cam sensor fixed under warranty Water Pump I fixed after talking to dealership said it was not under warranty, talked to them again about another problem, they said that the water pump was under warranty. Model year 2001 Year of manufacture 2001 First year of ownership 2002 Most recent year of ownership 2008 Engine and transmission 7.