hardly worth mentioning
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
56,287 miles

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2006 Ford F-350 fuel system problems

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2006 Ford F-350 Owner Comments

problem #10

Oct 072013


  • 65,000 miles


The contact owns a 2006 Ford F-350. The contact stated the engine overheated. The vehicle was taken to a dealer. The technician diagnosed that the egr cooler was faulty and needed to be replaced. The failure recurred on numerous occasions. The failure was repaired but the problem persisted. The manufacturer was notified of the issue. The approximate failure mileage was 65,000. Pam

- Largo , FL, USA

problem #9

Jun 122007


  • 23,913 miles
Vehicle would not start, A/C, performance, engine light sluggish take off, performance, white smoke and egr leaking diesel fuel on top of motor, this truck has had two rebuilt engines upon the first 50,000miles.engine covered in oil, fuel injector main problem started with overheating.

- Ellenwood, GA, USA

problem #8

Nov 012010


  • 80,000 miles
The contact owns a 2006 Ford F-350. While driving approximately 50 mph, the contact drove over an uneven road surface and the front end of the vehicle began to shake vigorously. The vehicle would also shake abnormally when decelerating. The contact stated that in addition, the check engine warning light was illuminated, the vehicle would erratically shift, and the fuel tank was delaminating. The vehicle was taken to the dealer for diagnostics but the technicians were unable to determine the cause of the shaking. The technicians were able to determine that the transmission shift sensor and the fuel tank would have to be replaced. The vehicle was taken to an independent mechanic where the transmission was rebuilt. And the transmission shift sensor was replaced. The fuel tank was not replaced. The VIN was not available. The approximate failure mileage was 80,000.

- Fordland, MO, USA

problem #7

Nov 082010

F-350 4WD 8-cyl Diesel

  • 60,000 miles


Truck runs rough, check engine light come on, fuel sensor error. There seems to be quite a few similar complaints. Dealers stated fuel tanks are corroding. Why has there not been a recall? this is a manufacturing problem. Ford should deal with it or made to.

- Louisville, KY, USA

problem #6

Oct 242011

F-350 8-cyl Diesel

  • 66,000 miles
My Ford F350 turbo diesel truck would not go faster than approx. 25 mph, could not get any power. Came to a stop light and it died and would not restart. Had it towed to the nearest Ford dealer thinking it would be covered by the warranty. They have changed the fuel injector control module-no fix, the fuel pump and filters and found foreign substance/corrosion, pulled the fuel tank and found the source of the corrosion, delaminating fuel tank. The repairs are up to $2500, the fuel tank still to cost $1300 to replace the part but still have labor involved. Also the fuel injectors, 5 of the 8 are exhibiting no power and various other fuel filters that they named off will also need to be changed. That will cost another several thousand. I have contacted Ford manufacturer, customer assistance and they state they will not pay or assist me in the cost even though we are only 6 weeks out of warranty. The truck is like new, only 66K miles. This is unbelievable. I've never experience such a traumatic costly problem in an automobile with only 66K miles. I still have the truck at the dealer and can't afford to pay the cost.

- Grass Valley, CA, USA

problem #5

Jul 112011

F-350 8-cyl Diesel

  • 74,000 miles
My truck starting losing power little by little over a short period of time. The check engine light came on & I took it to the Ford dealership.they advised me that the egr system was failing & the cost is $2500. They also told me that Ford knew about the problem & should have recalled this problem..now I can't drive my truck without worrying about engine failure (until it's fixed)..interstate travel is just about non=existent for now..I will not let my wife drive it anymore for now...this truck only has 75,000 miles on it & for now is not safe to drive anywhere but short distances...

- Pell City, AL, USA

problem #4

Jul 262011


  • 21,000 miles


The contact owns a 2006 Ford F-350. The contact stated that the vehicle would stall at any time without warning. The dealer diagnosed that the fuel tank was rusted from the inside. The vehicle was not repaired. The manufacturer was not contacted. The failure mileage was 21,000 and the current mileage was 24,500.

- Mountain Home, AR, USA

problem #3

May 152008


  • 105,953 miles
Trailer break controller faulty, replace egr and injectors. 3/31/09~ replace egr cooler, gasket, fuel filters. 6/8/10~ icp sensor & connector faulty, cac hose leaking, injectors faulty, egr valves changed. 6/25/10~ 17 days later back again in shop for same issue. Truck runs then when you stop the truck in hot weather, it will not restart for about 1 hour. Truck needs to cool down before restarting. And no one can figure out what problem is and fix it correctly.

- Raleigh, NC, USA

problem #2

Sep 082008


  • miles
The contact owns a 2006 Ford F-350. After refueling the vehicle he attempted to start the vehicle but it would not start. The vehicle was taken to an authorized dealer where the fuel filter and egr valve were replaced. The failure continued to recur each time he attempted to start the vehicle. The vehicle was taken back to another authorized dealer where they were unable to diagnose the failure; therefore, it was not repaired. He also stated that white smokes was coming out of the exhaust pipe. The failure mileage was unknown and the current mileage was 33,000.

- Chicago, IL, USA

problem #1

Apr 162010


  • 67,000 miles
Gas pours out of the filler neck after every fill up. I do not click extra to "top it off" and still gas pours out of the neck when I remove the pump from the filler neck.

- Bennett, IA, USA

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