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TSB
05-18-2
  • DTC P2106, HARSH DRIVE ENGAGEMENTS, TRANSMISSION SHUDDER – 5.4L 3V ENGINE
Publication Date: August 24, 2005

FORD:
2005-2006 F-Super Duty

ISSUE:

Some 2005-2006 F-Super Duty vehicles equipped with a 5.4L 3-Valve engine and Torqshift transmission may exhibit any of the following:

  • Diagnostic trouble code (DTC) P2106 (Throttle Actuator Control System- Forced Limited Power)
  • Harsh transmission drive engagements on start up
  • Transmission shudder on acceleration in reverse

ACTION:

Reprogram the powertrain control module (PCM) to the latest calibration using WDS release B38.11 and higher or B39.2 and higher. This new calibration is not included in the B39 CD. Calibration files may also be obtained at www.motorcraft.com.

NOTE:THIS TSB SHOULD NOT BE PERFORMED IF BOTH P2106 AND P2135 ARE PRESENT TOGETHER. FOR VEHICLES BUILT 11/29/2004 AND PRIOR REFERENCE TSB 05-14-4. FOR VEHICLES BUILT 11/30/2004 AND LATER REFERENCE THE ONLINE VERSION OF THE PC/ED MANUAL.

OTHER APPLICABLE ARTICLES:

05-14-4

WARRANTY STATUS:

Eligible Under Provisions Of New Vehicle Limited Warranty Coverage

OPERATIONDESCRIPTIONTIME
051802A2005-2006 F-Super Duty 5.4L 3V: Check For Diagnostic Trouble Codes And Reprogram The Powertrain Control Module (Do Not Use With 12650D, 12650D84)0.4 Hr.

DEALER CODING

BASIC PART NO.CONDITION CODE
RECAL04

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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