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TSB
05-11-14
  • VARIOUS ELECTRICAL AND/OR DRIVEABILITY SYMPTOMS AND/OR DTCS – PDB MINI FUSE LOOSE – VEHICLES BUILT BEFORE 05/11/2005
Publication Date: May 31, 2005

FORD:
2005 F-Super Duty

ISSUE:

Some 2005 F-Series Super Duty vehicles built before 05/11/2005 may exhibit various electrical and/or driveability symptoms and/or diagnostic trouble codes (DTCs) (see TSB chart). Vehicle symptoms may be intermittent or present at all times. This may be due to the mini fuses being incorrectly installed, within the under-hood power distribution box (PDB).

ACTION:

Install fuses correctly. Refer to the following Service Procedure.

SERVICE PROCEDURE

NOTE:FUSES THAT ARE MISS-INSTALLED WILL BE EASY TO PULL OUT (LOOSE), OR MAY EVEN WIGGLE WITH SLIGHT FINGER PRESSURE.

  1. Inspect the under-hood PDB mini fuses for miss-installation, refer to (Figure 1, incorrect installation) and (Figure 2, correct installation). The blades of the fuse must be installed into the receiving terminals of the fuse box.
  2. Clear DTCs. If DTCs remain, follow normal diagnostic procedures.


    Figure 1 – Article 05-11-14




    Figure 2 – Article 05-11-14


    Fuse #RatingDescriptionSymptomDTC
    920ATrailer Tow TurnTT Turn InoperativeNone
         
    1010APCM Keep Alive PowerMIL Light On, Canister Vent Solenoid Inoperative, Engine off Natural Vacuum EVAP Testing InoperativeP1633, P0446
         
    1110AABSSpeedometer Bounce/Drops, ABS Light Flash/On, Cruise Control InoperativeIC/TBC-U1900, IC-U2023, PCM-P0500-P0503
         
    122ABPSCruise Control Inoperative/TBC Fault Cluster Display, ChimeC2803
         
    1315ADRL ResistorDRL InoperativeNone
         
    1515AFICM LogicCrank No Start, Buck & Jerk, Engine Stopped While DrivingP2614, P2617, P1378
         
    1710AAC ClutchAC Inoperative/Not ColdNone
         
    1810AFICM RelayCrank No Start, Buck & Jerk, Engine Stopped While DrivingP2614, P2617, P1378, P0611
         
    2010ATrailer Tow Back-UpTT back Up Lamp InoperativeNone

WARRANTY STATUS:

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

DEALER CODING

BASIC PART NO.CONDITION CODE
14526X2

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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