definitely annoying
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
34,250 miles

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2008 Ford Expedition engine problems

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2008 Ford Expedition Owner Comments

problem #4

Nov 302016


  • miles


When I start my 2008 Expedition ithe motor makes a clatter sound, then it stops and also inside the truck the actuator door inside the dash makes noice, then it stops. The passenger handle is loose I think it's missing the spring that returns it. All of this happens everyday. Today is 30 November 2016.

- Berwyn, IL, USA

problem #3

Aug 022010

Expedition 8-cyl

  • miles
Clear coat and paint started peeling of for no reason and rust is appearing underneath the hood and the back door as well. Takes a while before shifting gears.

- Alton, TX, USA

problem #2

Mar 092014

Expedition 8-cyl

  • 96,000 miles
Pulling into the garage and the car spontaneously accelerated causing me to slam on brakes. This is the second time the car started accelerating spontaneously since I purchased it. The first time I was stopped at a stoplight with my foot on the brake when the car started revving and wanted to jump forward, if I hadn't through the car into park I would have hit the car in front of me.

- Carol Stream, IL, USA

problem #1

Apr 102013

Expedition 8-cyl

  • 41,000 miles
At the start of the engine, there is a tickling noise that does not disappear until after the first gear is automatically engaged. To me, this looks like a manufacturer's defect on the vehicle rather than an engine problem because at 41000 miles, such problems should not develop: The vehicle is relatively new.

- Palm Coast, FL, USA

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