2011 Ford F-350 brakes NHTSA complaints: Service Brakes, Hydraulic:Foundation Components:Hoses, Lines/Piping, And Fittings

NHTSA — Service Brakes, Hydraulic: Foundation Components: Hoses, Lines/Piping, And Fittings Problems


really awful
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
1,039 miles

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2011 Ford F-350 brakes problems

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2011 Ford F-350 Owner Comments

problem #1

May 282011

F-350 8-cyl Diesel

  • 1,039 miles


The contact owns a 2011 Ford F350. While driving approximately 10 mph, an unusual noise emitted from the vehicle with the sudden loss of power steering. The contact experienced difficulty turning the steering wheel and was able to maneuver to the side of the road. He then inspected under the hood and discovered that the steering fluid reservoir was empty. The contact resumed driving. The brakes were applied with force repeatedly before the vehicle came to a stop. The vehicle was towed to an authorized dealer where the vehicle was repaired. The manufacturer was not made aware of the defect. The failure mileage was 1,039. Updated 8/30/11 the consumer was informed the fluid lines were misaligned which caused the serpentine belt to rub on the fluid lines which wore the lines out.

- Staples, MN, USA

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