really awful
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
1 / 0
Average Mileage:
12,426 miles

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2014 Ford F-150 Owner Comments

problem #12

Dec 212016


  • 50,000 miles


The contact owns a 2014 Ford F-150. When the vehicle was started and while idling, the rear driver side window exploded. The vehicle was driven to the contact's residence. The vehicle was not diagnosed or repaired. The manufacturer was notified. The approximate failure mileage was 50,000.

- Burton, MI, USA

problem #11

Dec 072016


  • miles
Takata recall. Started vehicle with remote start got in the vehicle started driving and looked and seen the drivers side rear window was shattered. Looked on online to see if there was similar issues and it was.

- Southgate, MI, USA

problem #10

Nov 132014


  • 15,257 miles
While driving (in motion) passenger side mirror came off hitting the closed passenger side window... there was no known or visible sign of damage to the mirror... in fact the mirror linkage was found on the ground along with the mirror.. the mirror just disconnected and flew off.. a person was seated in the passenger side.. the loud unexpected bang when the mirror hit the window shocked the passenger and caused a neck sprain to the driver. If the window had been open the passenger would have been hit in the face.. also others in the vincinity of the truck could have been hit by the flying mirror.. this took place on a residential street...

- Bensalem, PA, USA

problem #9

Oct 192016

F-150 4WD 8-cyl

  • 22,000 miles


Was driving on C-470 when I heard a loud gunshot noise. Did a quick assessment of windshield and vehicle in mirrors. Heard a crackling sound come from the sunroof. Pulled back visor and the sunroof was completely spider cracked. Got home looked at the sunroof from the roof at eye line and noticed a bulge coming from the inside of the vehicle, like too much pressure built up inside the truck and exploded through the sunroof.

- Lakewood, CO, USA

problem #8

Dec 222015


  • 6,300 miles
Driver side rear bed window shattered, while standing still in my driveway. Cold morning and the remote startup was used to warm up truck. I assume the truck automatically turns on defrosters when it senses certain outside temps. Went out to truck while it was running, loaded some things in, closed the door and heard a load pop. Couldn't see what made sound at time and went back int the house. Came back out and got into the truck to go to work and looked through rear window and saw that glass was shattered.

- Boise, ID, USA

problem #7

Aug 202015


  • 12,500 miles
Front windshield 2 small cracks developed. One directly in the middle of the front windshield approx. 1" horizatal and the other 1" front the bottom of the windshield. Cracks occured while driving, no impacts from rocks or debrie didn't occur.

- Long Beach, CA, USA

problem #6

Sep 082015


  • 22,000 miles


I was driving to work in the rain. I put the rear defrost on to help clear the mirrors. After a couple of minutes I heard a loud bang as if something landed on my roof. I noticed that the drivers side rear windshield was shattered. I have a cap on the bed of the truck, so nothing could have hit it from the outside.

- Manitowoc, WI, USA

problem #5

Mar 092015

F-150 4WD 6-cyl

  • 2,500 miles
Windshield glare reflection from dash compromises visibility when driving in sunlight. Sunlight reflects off dash causing glare in windshield. Many people have complained (forums online) this has been going on for years and occurs in many vehicles. Auto manufactures need to put extremely non-reflective material on dashes to counter this. A dull dash mat really helps, proving that it can be mitigated.

- Nort Fork, ID, USA

problem #4

Apr 072014


  • 100 miles
The contact owns a 2014 Ford F-150. The contact stated that the passenger side mirror created a distortion causing the contact to believe rear vehicles were further than they appeared. The vehicle was not diagnosed or repaired. The manufacturer was not made aware of the failure. The failure mileage was 100.

- Houston, TX, USA

problem #3

Jan 212015

F-150 4WD 6-cyl

  • 750 miles
When I was driving to work today, I noticed in my mirror that my rear drivers side window was shattered. I pulled over to inspect it for vandalism. I saw that it was shattered on the inside. My truck is 6 months old and this is the second time. I bought my truck in July 2014, in Sept 2014 my passenger side windshield got a straight crack in the windshield from top to bottom, again, the crack was on the inside, the dealer told me "a stone did it" and they would not honor a repair or replacement! now the rear window. Its an FX4, 3 sliding rear windows. The dealer again told me "a stone must have done it, because they never seen this before""! really?" I paid $48,000 for this truck and have 750 miles on it and it is costing me hundreds of dollars in repairs already!!! Ford has to replace this and make it right or trade my truck in with a brand new 1....

- Pennsburg, PA, USA

problem #2

Nov 222014


  • 2,700 miles
Parked trk on Friday afternoon. All was fine. Walked my dog at 3am, walked past my trk all was still fine. My wife went to work at 530am we noticed unusual about the trk. I never drove the trk all day, she returned from work at 4pm and called me outside. The passenger door glass was shattered. We called the local police thinking someone hit it. When they arrived, unlocked the vehicle and did an inspection of the scene. No foul play was noticed, they figure poor design and or cold weather.

- Enola, PA, USA

problem #1

Apr 052014

F-150 8-cyl

  • 15,000 miles
Was parked in my driveway when a section of the rear window exploded. The vehicle was warming up(auto start) for about 5 minutes before my daughter and I got in to leave when we heard a loud pop. I looked back and noticed the rear driver side window was shattered. There were little pieces of glass throughout the back of the vehicle and I'm sure landed on my daughters hair and clothes. The vehicle is a FX4 super crew cab with the sliding 3 piece rear window. I am located in barrie, Ontario Canada and the weather was 0 degrees celcius when it happened.

- Barrie, NY, USA

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