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TSB
98-24-6
  • ELECTRICAL – NEW TERMINAL GREASE RELEASED FOR SERVICE
Publication Date: NOVEMBER 25, 1998

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ISSUE:

Ford Motor Company has released a new Electrical Grease (F8AZ-19G208-AA) to reduce the possibility of moisture corrosion at the terminals.

ACTION:

Add the new grease during electrical connection repair.

CAUTION:ELECTRICAL CONNECTOR GREASE SHOULD NOT BE USED IN HIGH VOLTAGE CONNECTIONS FOR SPARK PLUG AND COIL WIRE APPLICATIONS.

PROPER USES OF THE NEW ELECTRICAL GREASE INCLUDE:

  • Electrical Connectors
  • Battery Connections
  • Light Sockets
  • Starter Terminals

DO NOT USE ON:

  • Spark Plug Wires
  • Coil Wires
  • Spark Plug-to-Coil Connections
  • Low Current Flow Switches (12V Systems less than 0.1 amp)

OTHER APPLICABLE ARTICLES:

NONE

WARRANTY STATUS:

Information Only

OASIS CODES:

201000, 201100, 201200, 202000, 203000, 203200, 204000, 205000, 601300


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