2009 Ford F150 intermittently wont start

Asked by Jun 11, 2015 at 11:43 AM about the 2009 Ford F-150 Platinum SuperCrew

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Seems to be a fuel issue. When I initiate the fuel pump i hear a gravelly noise from the intake manifold under the hood.

1 Answer

23,350

Check the evap solenoid mounted on top of the manifold on the drivers side. I destroyed mine by force feeding fuel into the tank when filling after the nozzle clicked off the first time. A definite no-no on Ford trucks. It usually throws a check engine light on the dash, but not always. My problem was also intermittent, normally resulting in hard starting after filling. It progressed to the point where the engine would just kill while driving. Also have your mechanic check for updates to your PCM. My 2010 was four years old, purchased new, when I had to replace parts on the EVAP system. There were also two updates to the PCM that were required.

1 people found this helpful.

Your Answer:

Ford F-150 Experts

  • #1
    OJ
    Reputation
    10,510
  • #2
    dandyoun
    Reputation
    4,890
  • #3
    tennisshoes
    Reputation
    3,790
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chevrolet Silverado 1500
1,764 Great Deals out of 153,599 listings starting at $1,000
Used GMC Sierra 1500
712 Great Deals out of 60,948 listings starting at $1,395
Used Ford F-250 Super Duty
487 Great Deals out of 40,203 listings starting at $2,700
Used Toyota Tundra
452 Great Deals out of 39,317 listings starting at $2,800
Used Dodge Ram 1500
325 Great Deals out of 9,362 listings starting at $1,995
Used Toyota Tacoma
425 Great Deals out of 47,661 listings starting at $2,994
Used Ford Mustang
266 Great Deals out of 37,717 listings starting at $1,350
Used Nissan Titan
247 Great Deals out of 22,469 listings starting at $1,995
Used Ford F-350 Super Duty
345 Great Deals out of 23,294 listings starting at $3,249
Used Chevrolet Colorado
263 Great Deals out of 40,337 listings starting at $1,999
Used Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD
383 Great Deals out of 30,234 listings starting at $3,000
Used Ford Explorer
874 Great Deals out of 67,606 listings starting at $800
Used Chevrolet Tahoe
523 Great Deals out of 37,993 listings starting at $1,243

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Ford F-150 Platinum SuperCrew For Sale
10 listings starting at $43,599
2016 Ford F-150 Platinum SuperCrew For Sale
24 listings starting at $37,998
2015 Ford F-150 Platinum SuperCrew For Sale
60 listings starting at $28,959
2014 Ford F-150 Platinum SuperCrew For Sale
20 listings starting at $23,995

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.