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TSB
11-9-16
  • 6.7L DIESEL – LOSS OF POWER – AIR FILTER SNOW PACKING
Publication Date: September 27, 2011

FORD:
2011-2012 F-Super Duty

This article supersedes TSB 11-5-14 to update the vehicle model years, Issue Statement and Service Procedure.

ISSUE:

Some 2011-2012 F-Super Duty vehicles equipped with a 6.7L engine may experience a loss of power due to engine air cleaner (ACL) snow packing when operated in extreme snow conditions or when equipped with a snow plow. This concern may result in diagnostic trouble codes (DTCs) P0299 and/or P1247. A low restriction secondary foam filter is now available to resolve this concern.

ACTION:

Follow the Service Procedure steps to correct the condition.

SERVICE PROCEDURE

To reduce the risk of vehicle damage do not start your engine with the air filter removed and do not remove it while the engine is running.

  1. Remove the ACL cover, ACL element and clear the snow and ice from the ACL housing inlet. Refer to Workshop Manual (WSM), Section 303-12.
  2. Remove and discard the foam ACL filter element.
  3. Install the low restriction secondary foam filter.
  4. Install the ACL element, ACL cover and reset the the air filter restriction gauge. Refer to WSM, Section 303-12.

PART NUMBERPART NAME
BC3Z-9601-DSecondary Foam Filter

WARRANTY STATUS:

Eligible Under Provisions Of New Vehicle Limited Warranty Coverage
IMPORTANT: Warranty coverage limits/policies are not altered by a TSB. Warranty coverage limits are determined by the identified causal part.

OPERATIONDESCRIPTIONTIME
110916A2011-2012 F-Super Duty 6.7L: Replace The Secondary Foam Filter Includes Time To Check And Clear DTC (Do Not Use With Any Other Labor Operation)0.4 Hr.

DEALER CODING

BASIC PART NO.CONDITION CODE
960155

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 or Lincoln 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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