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  1. F150. EB overheating-towing

    F150 Ecoboost Towing
    OK folks I finally figured out what to do with an F150 eco-boost while towing a trailer to reduce the chances of the temperature gage zipping up to hot and getting an overheating alarm. I’ve done some testing pulling a 7500 pound 26 foot cougar trailer up some pretty good grades in Idaho and...
  2. Engine Temperature when not towing

    F150 Ecoboost Chat
    Recently I had a coolant leak in my 2012 FX4. It has 190,000 miles and has been a great truck. The mechanics said it was from the water pump. I got it replaced and just recently noticed that when going up a grade between 60-70 my engine temperature will read up to 2/3 on the gauge. I got a...
  3. Engine Temperature/ Overheating

    2nd Gen F150 Ecoboost
    Hey yall. I'm looking for some advice. I recently purchased a certified pre-owned 2017 Ford F150 3.5L EcoBoost with 50,000 miles and I am noticing the engine temp running hot and causing the fans to kick on. I took it to the dealer and they checked for coolant leaks but did not find any. I have...
  4. Any overheating issues while towing heavy?

    2018 Ford F150 Ecoboost Chat
    Considering purchase of a new Ecoboost. Is anyone having trouble with overheating issues in 2017 and later 3.5L ? Would purchase max tow and load packages and off road package. Trailer is about 8k lbs loaded. thanks all.
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