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  1. Official FAQ thread (2nd gen Ecoboosts; 2015+)

    2nd Gen F150 Ecoboost
    This FAQ thread is directed at the 2nd Generation Ecoboost (2015+). Although quite a bit has changed between the 1st and 2nd Gen motors, most of the same issues/questions/concerns still pop up. Most of the information between this thread as well as the thread for the Gen 1 trucks are reciprocal...
  2. 2014 issue with brakes

    F150 Ecoboost Problems
    2014 Ecoboost 4x4 with just over 43K miles. This past weekend I noticed a groaning noise when using brakes at low speed in a parking lot. It didn't repeat so I didn't think much of it. This evening while pulling into a parking spot (home depot run) my brakes made the same noise, then...
  3. Rear brake install help

    F150 Ecoboost Chat
    I have a 2015 f150 4×4 EcoBoost with electronic parking. I'm installing power stop rotors and ceramic pads on truck. I put the electronic parking brake in maintenance mode by pressing gas pedal while pushing brake button forward. It said it is in maintenance mode on dash display. I already...
  4. 2015 F150 Lariat grinding noise LF

    F150 Ecoboost Problems
    Lately I've been noticing a grinding noise in the LF when I brake lightly and it stays as long as I'm turning to the right and the weight is on that corner of the truck. I've had it to ford and they didn't know what was wrong. They tried the basic brake service they offer but that did nothing...
  5. Rear rotor having trouble fitting over parking brake pads.

    F150 Ecoboost Brakes
    Hello everyone. Been having trouble with my rear driver side rotor fitting back over my parking brake. For reference I just recently got the Powerstop Z36 set for all wheels and the passenger side rotor went on just fine without much trouble. Can't seem to get this one to fit. Seems to be...
  6. 2013 FX4 EcoBoost with hard brake pedal issues.

    F150 Ecoboost Problems
    So I just noticed this issue this weekend. I've had the truck about 2 weeks. I've racked my brain and can't pinpoint the issue, so on to the problem and hopefully a solution: when the engine is running and in park, I can pump the brake pedal and it'll stiffen up as if the engine is off. If I rev...
  7. Vacuum issues

    F150 Ecoboost Problems
    I have a 2012 fx4 and am experiencing a vacuum issue I can not solve. With 94000km on the truck, I am on vacuum pump number 3. Pump 1 was replaced a 60000, pump 2 replaced just recently with 93000km in an attempt to solve the issue I currently have. The issue I am having is the brake pedal often...
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