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TSB
06-12-3
  • VIBRATION FROM THE DRIVELINE AT HIGHWAY SPEEDS
Publication Date: May 31, 2006

FORD:
2004-2006 F-150
LINCOLN:
2006 Mark LT

This article supersedes TSB 04-25-8 to update the vehicle model years.

ISSUE:

Some F-150 and Mark LT vehicles may exhibit a vibration, felt in the floorpan and / or steering wheel when driven at highway speeds

ACTION:

Follow the Service Procedure steps to correct the condition.

SERVICE PROCEDURE

Refer to the Diagnostic Overview (Figure 1). Based on the customer’s description of the concern, find the appropriate Operating Condition, Probable Cause and Repair Action.

NOTE:IT IS CRITICAL TO IDENTIFY SPECIFIC VEHICLE SPEEDS AND OPERATING CONDITIONS WHEN THE VIBRATION OR NIBBLE IS OCCURRING, TO PROPERLY DIAGNOSE AND REPAIR THE ISSUE. TIRE AND DRIVELINE VIBRATION CAN FEEL SIMILAR. USE OF AN ELECTRONIC VIBRATION ANALYZER (EVA) OR VETRONIX VIBRATION ANALYZER IS RECOMMENDED TO CORRECTLY IDENTIFY VIBRATION SOURCES (ORDERS) AND FREQUENCY (HZ).




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PART NUMBERPART NAME
5L3Z-1000154-ABody Mount Kit
4L3Z-6068-ATrans Mount
4L3Z-4635-ABU-Joint Repair Kit
-4602- or -4R602-Driveshaft (order per part catalog)
-4209-Ring & Pinion (order per part catalog)
-7000-Transmission (order per part catalog)

WARRANTY STATUS:

Eligible Under Provisions Of New Vehicle Limited Warranty Coverage

OPERATIONDESCRIPTIONTIME
MT061203Claim Labor As Actual Time Or Use SLTS Operation If AvailableActual Time

DEALER CODING

BASIC PART NO.CONDITION CODE
4602,4R60242

NOTE: The information in Technical Service Bulletins is intended for use by trained, professional technicians with the knowledge, tools, and equipment to do the job properly and safely. It informs these technicians of conditions that may occur on some vehicles, or provides information that could assist in proper vehicle service. The procedures should not be performed by “do-it-yourselfers”. Do not assume that a condition described affects your car or truck. Contact a Ford, Lincoln, or Mercury dealership to determine whether the Bulletin applies to your vehicle. Warranty Policy and Extended Service Plan documentation determine Warranty and/or Extended Service Plan coverage unless stated otherwise in the TSB article. The information in this Technical Service Bulletin (TSB) was current at the time of printing. Ford Motor Company reserves the right to supercede this information with updates. The most recent information is available through Ford Motor Company’s on-line technical resources.

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