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Mans truck - I don't like where the placed the spark plugs, beside that the truck is a solid truck gets me too and from every I need to be. It fits my size being a...

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amazing - I took my f150 into a duck pond with mud over the headlights, mud lodged everywhere in the engine bay, only thing that broke was alternator and starte...

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Forever Young - What can I say about a truck that has over 350,000 miles on it and still gets up every day and goes to work? My 97 Ford has been more loyal than the 2...

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Safety Ratings
1997 Ford F-150
Front Crash Driver Side 4.0000
Front Crash Passenger Side 5.0000
Number of Recalls26
Number of Complaints2784
Number of Investigations20
Recall Notice

LemonFree has found some important recall information regarding 1997 Ford F-150 vehicles

1997 Ford F-150 (7/29/2011)  

Campaign Number: 11V385000

Component Name: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY:MOUNTING

Manufacturer: Ford Motor Company

Description: FORD IS RECALLING CERTAIN 1997 THROUGH 2003 MODEL YEAR FORD F-150, 2004 MODEL YEAR FORD F-150 HERITAGE, 1997 THROUGH 1999 MODEL YEAR F-250 LESS THAN 8,500 LBS. GROSS VEHICLE WEIGHT RATING (GVWR), AND 2002 AND 2003 LINCOLN BLACKWOOD VEHICLES MANUFACTURED FROM JUNE 20, 1995, THROUGH AUGUST 4, 2004, ORIGINALLY SOLD, OR CURRENTLY REGISTERED IN, CONNECTICUT, DELAWARE, ILLINOIS, INDIANA, IOWA, KENTUCKY, MAINE, MARYLAND, MASSACHUSETTS, MICHIGAN, MINNESOTA, MISSOURI, NEW HAMPSHIRE, NEW JERSEY, NEW YORK, OHIO, PENNSYLVANIA, RHODE ISLAND, VERMONT, WEST VIRGINIA, WISCONSIN, AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA. PROLONGED EXPOSURE TO ROAD DEICING CHEMICALS MAY CAUSE SEVERE CORROSION OF THE FUEL TANK STRAPS WHICH SECURE THE TANK TO THE VEHICLE.

Defect: AS A RESULT OF THE CORROSION, ONE OR BOTH STRAPS MAY FAIL ALLOWING THE FUEL LINES TO SEPARATE FROM THE TANK, OR IN SOME CASES, CAUSING THE TANK TO CONTACT THE GROUND. EITHER SCENARIO MAY RESULT IN A FUEL LEAK PRESENTING A FIRE HAZARD.

Corrective Action: FORD WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND INSTRUCT THEM TO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO A FORD OR LINCOLN DEALER TO HAVE THE FUEL TANK STRAPS REPLACED WITH STRAPS THAT HAVE INCREASED CORROSION PROTECTION. EARLY IN THIS CAMPAIGN, IF REPLACEMENT STRAPS ARE NOT AVAILABLE, DEALERS MAY INSTALL A CABLE SUPPORT UNDER THE STRAP AS AN INTERIM REPAIR OR A STEEL REINFORCEMENT OVER THE EXISTING STRAP AS A PERMANENT REPAIR. ANY REPAIRS WILL BE PERFORMED FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL BEGAN ON SEPTEMBER 16, 2011. OWNERS MAY CONTACT FORD MOTOR COMPANY CUSTOMER RELATIONSHIP CENTER AT 1-866-436-7332. FORD'S RECALL CAMPAIGN NUMBER IS 11S21

1997 Ford F-150 (5/11/2009)  

Campaign Number: 09E025000

Component Name: EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS

Manufacturer: Ford Motor Company

Description: DOPE, INC. IS RECALLING 42,540 COMBINATION CORNER AND BUMPER LAMP ASSEMBLIES OF VARIOUS PART NUMBERS SOLD FOR USE AS AFTERMARKET EQUIPMENT FOR VARIOUS PASSENGER VEHICLES. THESE HEADLAMPS FAIL TO CONFORM TO THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 108, "LAMPS, REFLECTIVE DEVICES, AND ASSOCIATED EQUIPMENT." THESE LAMPS DO NOT CONTAIN THE REQUIRED AMBER SIDE REFLECTORS.

Defect: DECREASED LIGHTING VISIBILITY MAY RESULT IN A VEHICLE CRASH.

Corrective Action: DOPE, INC. WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND OFFER A FULL REFUND FOR THE NONCOMPLIANT COMBINATION LAMPS. THE SAFETY RECALL BEGAN ON JULY 28, 2009. OWNERS MAY CONTACT DOPE, INC. AT 1-626-272-1798.

1997 Ford F-150 (4/7/2009)  

Campaign Number: 09E012000

Component Name: EXTERIOR LIGHTING

Manufacturer: Ford Motor Company

Description: SABERSPORT IS RECALLING 16,270 COMBINATION CORNER AND BUMPER LAMP ASSEMBLIES OF VARIOUS PART NUMBERS SOLD FOR USE AS AFTERMARKET EQUIPMENT FOR VARIOUS PASSENGER VEHICLES. THESE HEADLAMPS FAIL TO CONFORM TO THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 108, "LAMPS, REFLECTIVE DEVICES, AND ASSOCIATED EQUIPMENT." THESE LAMPS DO NOT CONTAIN THE REQUIRED AMBER SIDE REFLECTORS.

Defect: DECREASED LIGHTING VISIBILITY MAY RESULT IN A VEHICLE CRASH.

Corrective Action: SABERSPORT WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND OFFER A FULL REFUND FOR THE NONCOMPLIANT COMBINATION LAMPS. THE SAFETY RECALL BEGAN ON MAY 11, 2009. OWNERS MAY CONTACT SABERSPORT AT 1-909-598-7589.

1997 Ford F-150 (8/11/2008)  

Campaign Number: 08E050000

Component Name: EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS

Manufacturer: Ford Motor Company

Description: K2 MOTOR IS RECALLING 1,921 AFTERMARKET HEADLAMPS OF VARIOUS MODELS SOLD FOR USE ON THE ABOVE LISTED VEHICLES. THESE HEADLAMPS ARE MISSING THE AMBER SIDE REFLEX REFLECTOR WHICH FAILS TO CONFORM WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 108, "LAMPS, REFLECTIVE DEVICES, AND ASSOCIATED EQUIPMENT."

Defect: WITHOUT THE AMBER SIDE REFLEX REFLECTORS, THE LIGHTING VISIBILITY MAY BE AFFECTED, POSSIBLY RESULTING IN A VEHICLE CRASH.

Corrective Action: K2 MOTOR WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND OFFER A FULL REFUND. THE RECALL BEGAN ON DECEMEBER 17, 2008. OWNERS MAY CONTACT K2 MOTOR AT 1-909-839-2992.

1997 Ford F-150 (8/28/2007)  

Campaign Number: 07E066000

Component Name: EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

Manufacturer: Ford Motor Company

Description: CERTAIN CEQUENT 90 DEGREE 7-WAY RIGHT ANGLE ADAPTORS SOLD BY DISTRIBUTORS IN TOW PACKAGES FOR AFTERMARKET SALES TO TOW 5TH WHEEL RV TRAVEL TRAILERS. DUE TO INCORRECT WIRING OF THE HARNESS, THE TRAILER LIGHTS MAY NOT OPERATE PROPERLY.

Defect: IF THE TRAILER LIGHTS ARE NOT WORKING PROPERLY, A VEHICLE CRASH CAN OCCUR.

Corrective Action: ALL OF THE DEFECTIVE TOW PACKAGES ARE STILL AT THE DISTRIBUTOR LEVEL AND HAVE NOT BEEN SOLD TO ANY CONSUMERS.

1997 FORD F-150 for sale

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1997 Ford F-150

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$2,677

1997 FORD F-150

  • Bodystyle: Pickup
  • Mileage: 165000 Miles
  • Ext Color: Green
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Owasso, OK
  • MPG: 15 City / 20 Hwy

1997 Ford F-150

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1997 FORD F-150

  • Bodystyle: Pickup
  • Mileage: 234982 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Ocala, FL
  • MPG: 12 City / 16 Hwy

1997 Ford F-150

$3,932

1997 FORD F-150

  • Bodystyle: Pickup
  • Mileage: 158056 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Sioux City, IA
  • MPG: 13 City / 17 Hwy

1997 Ford F-150

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1997 FORD F-150

  • Bodystyle: Pickup
  • Mileage: 153270 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Spokane, WA
  • MPG: 13 City / 17 Hwy

1997 Ford F-150

$1,995

1997 FORD F-150

  • Bodystyle: Pickup
  • Mileage: 182003 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Machesney Park, IL
  • MPG: 13 City / 17 Hwy

1997 Ford F-150

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1997 FORD F-150

  • Bodystyle: Pickup
  • Mileage: 158127 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: East Peoria, IL
  • MPG: 14 City / 20 Hwy

1997 Ford F-150 XL

$3,998

1997 FORD F-150 XL

  • Bodystyle: Pickup
  • Mileage: 145138 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Machesney Park, IL
  • MPG: 14 City / 20 Hwy

1997 Ford F-150

$4,950

1997 FORD F-150

  • Bodystyle: Pickup
  • Mileage: 164250 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gold
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Utica, NY
  • MPG: 12 City / 16 Hwy

1997 Ford F-150 XL

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1997 FORD F-150 XL

  • Bodystyle: Pickup
  • Mileage: 145240 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Hot Springs, AR
  • MPG: 12 City / 17 Hwy

1997 Ford F-150

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1997 FORD F-150

  • Bodystyle: Pickup
  • Mileage: N/A
  • Ext Color: N/A
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Philadelphia, PA
  • MPG: 13 City / 17 Hwy

1997 Ford F-150 XL

New Listing
$4,991

1997 FORD F-150 XL

  • Bodystyle: Pickup
  • Mileage: 216255 Miles
  • Ext Color: N/A
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Scottsdale, AZ

1997 Ford F-150 Lariat

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1997 FORD F-150 LARIAT

  • Bodystyle: Pickup
  • Mileage: 165758 Miles
  • Ext Color: N/A
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Wichita, KS
  • MPG: 14 City / 20 Hwy

1997 Ford F-150

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1997 FORD F-150

  • Bodystyle: Pickup
  • Mileage: 103000 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Spokane, WA
  • MPG: 12 City / 16 Hwy

1997 Ford F-150

$5,910

1997 FORD F-150

  • Bodystyle: Pickup
  • Mileage: 123279 Miles
  • Ext Color: N/A
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Tampa, FL
  • MPG: 15 City / 20 Hwy

1997 Ford F-150

$4,250
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1997 FORD F-150

  • Bodystyle: Pickup
  • Mileage: 171973 Miles
  • Ext Color: Turquoise
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Fredericksburg, VA
  • MPG: 13 City / 17 Hwy
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