The 8th generation of the F-150 has a cumulative PainRank™ of 1.14. That can be compared against other Ford generations. Shopping for a Ford? This generation is generally a good bet.
Owners of the 1987–1991 F-150 model years have sent in 27 complaints on CarComplaints.com. We've listed the three most common below. Most are about the engine (29%) followed by the electrical (22%) and the fuel system (18%).