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Publication Date: August 5, 2009

2003-2005 Excursion
2003-2007 F-Super Duty
2004-2009 E-Series
2004-2007 F-650, F-750

This article supersedes TSB'S 09-12-2 and 07-21-4 to direct repairs to the Workshop Manual (WSM) Turbocharger Reconditioning procedure added to the online WSM and updates to the pinpoint test (PPT) in the Powertrain Controls/Emission Diagnostic (PC/ED) manual.


Some 2003-2007 F-Super Duty, 2004-2007 F-650/750, 2003-2005 Excursion and 2004-2009 Econoline vehicles equipped with a 6.0L diesel engine may exhibit any one, or a combination of the following concerns: lack of power, white/black smoke or a surge.

On 2003-2007 F-Super Duty, 2003-2005 Excursion, and 2004-2009 Econoline these concerns may or may not be accompanied by any one, or a combination, of the following diagnostic trouble codes (DTCs): P0238, P0299, P0404, P0478, P2262 and/or P2263. These concerns and/or DTCs could be a result of coking deposits inside the turbocharger.

On 2004-2007 F-Super Duty 650-750, these concerns may or may not be accompanied with the following DTCs: 261, 342, 343, 353, 354 and/or 361. These concerns and/or DTCs could be a result of coking deposits inside the turbocharger.


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