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TSB
06-20-8
  • EXHAUST SYSTEM NOISE – SNAP / POP / TICK / PING – 5.4L AND 6.8L ENGINES – VEHICLES BUILT ON OR BEFORE 9/8/2006
Publication Date: September 29, 2006

FORD:
2005-2007 F-250, F-350

This article supersedes TSB 06-19-9 to add a production fix date.

ISSUE:

Some 2005-2007 F-Super Duty 250 and 350 vehicles equipped with a 5.4L 3V or 6.8L 3V engine and built on or before 9/8/2006 may exhibit an exhaust system noise often described as a snap, pop, tick, or ping. The noise may be heard after the vehicle has been shut off, but in some situations, the noise may be heard with engine running or while driving.

ACTION:

Replace the Y-Pipe, Catalyst Delete Tube, and Extension Tube following Workshop Manual, Section 309-00.


PART NUMBERPART NAME
5C3Z-5F250-AY-Pipe
5C3Z-5246-BCatalyst Delete Tube
5C3Z-5A212-LExtension Tube – 172″
5C3Z-5A212-BExtension Tube – 156″
5C3Z-5A212-CExtension Tube – 158″

WARRANTY STATUS:

Eligible Under Provisions Of New Vehicle Limited Warranty Coverage And Emissions Warranty Coverage

OPERATIONDESCRIPTIONTIME
062008A2005-2007 F-Super Duty 250/350 5.4L 3V, 6.8L3V: Replace The Y-Pipe, Catalyst Delete Tube, And Extension Tube, Includes Time To Perform Exhaust Alignment Procedure (Do Not Use With 5200A, 5230A, 5230A1, 5212B)1.4 Hrs.

DEALER CODING

BASIC PART NO.CONDITION CODE
5F25042

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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