Death Wobble on the 2020 Super Dutys?

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Has anyone experienced death wobble on the 2020 Super Dutys?
 

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No not yet.
 

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Feel the Tremor 😆

But really.. the stories I’ve read do play in the back of my head. I’ve never bought a new vehicle before and I’ve never paid more then $10k for one either. Shelling out $60k+ and then having this show up doesn’t help. 🤦‍♂️😬
 

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No death wobble, what is the reason for the question?
 

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Google F250 Death Wobble. There are report of it dating back as far as 2005. A minor to violent shaking of the truck that can occur over 45mph when hitting a minor road bump. There are a couple lawsuits and a class action also against Ford over it.
 

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I had many and had to rebuild the front end twice,,would come at the worst times and scare the hell out of you,,,2011 6.7 diesel f250
 

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Zero dont see that happening with everything so tight. Fixed many on old worn out Jeeps and just a few Super Duty.
 

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Fought the death wobble in my 92 Dodge at 225k miles. Put a kit on with two shock absorbers across the front axle and viola. So as per my original question why ask about a death wobble in a 2020 if none have been reported? Especially, in a suspension that is a different set up than anything made. Sounds like a bunch of pearl clutching to me.
 

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Fought the death wobble in my 92 Dodge at 225k miles. Put a kit on with two shock absorbers across the front axle and viola. So as per my original question why ask about a death wobble in a 2020 if none have been reported? Especially, in a suspension that is a different set up than anything made. Sounds like a bunch of pearl clutching to me.

The F250 DW issue has been reported since as far back as 2005 over several different suspension setups.
 

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I have fought death wobble on a number of solid front axle vehicles, especially those with a panhard bar equipped suspension design. I am sure that with adequate wear on the suspension components, death wobble could occur on my Tremor, but doubt it will be an issue for a long time.

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Has anyone experienced death wobble on the 2020 Super Dutys?

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I have experenced it too many times to count. It is very damgerious and hard to control the truck during this event. Will cause an accident sooner or later.
 

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None here either. It's not limited to F250s, though. It's a phenomenon with solid front axle vehicles due to the design of the axle coupled with poor implementation. If you search "death wobble" online, most results actually come back with Jeeps.
 

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One guy on here reported death wobble...he had 5600 miles if I recall. My coworker had it at 20k miles on his 19 F250.
 

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I have had a 2005, 2015, and new Tremor and never had death wobble. In fact I only experienced bump steer in my Tremor a couple of times (still amazed by this).
 

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I've never experienced it in any super duty i've owned thankfully. seems to be more common in lifted trucks with no compensation made in the drag link or track bar
 
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