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12-8-21
  • 6.7L DIESEL – STATE INSPECTION AND MAINTENANCE TESTING FUEL SYSTEM MONITOR READINESS FAILURE – BUILT ON OR BEFORE 7/9/2012
Publication Date: August 28, 2012

FORD:
2011-2012 F-Super Duty

ISSUE:

Some 2011-2012 F-Super Duty vehicles equipped with a 6.7L diesel engine built on or before 7/9/2012 may fail state inspection and maintenance testing due to the Fuel System Monitor reporting not ready. A calibration update is available to resolve this concern.

ACTION:

Reprogram the powertrain control module (PCM) using IDS release 80.01 and higher. This new calibration is not included in the VCM 2012.7 DVD. Calibration files may also be obtained at www.motorcraft.com.

NOTE:PLEASE ADVISE THE CUSTOMER THAT THIS VEHICLE IS EQUIPPED WITH AN ADAPTIVE TRANSMISSION SHIFT STRATEGY WHICH ALLOWS THE VEHICLE'S COMPUTER TO LEARN THE TRANSMISSION'S UNIQUE PARAMETERS AND IMPROVE SHIFT QUALITY. WHEN THE ADAPTIVE STRATEGY IS RESET, THE COMPUTER WILL BEGIN A RE-LEARNING PROCESS. THIS RE-LEARNING PROCESS MAY RESULT IN FIRMER THAN NORMAL UPSHIFTS AND DOWNSHIFTS FOR SEVERAL DAYS.

WARRANTY STATUS:

Eligible Under Provisions Of New Vehicle Limited Warranty Coverage And Emissions Warranty Coverage
IMPORTANT: Warranty/ESP coverage limits/policies/prior approvals are not altered by a TSB. Warranty/ESP coverage limits are determined by the identified causal part and verified using the OASIS part coverage tool.

OPERATIONDESCRIPTIONTIME
120821A2011-2012 F-Super Duty 6.7L: Check DTCs, Reprogram The PCM And TCM Includes Time To Clear Codes After Reprogramming (Do Not Use With Any Other Labor Operations)0.6 Hr.

DEALER CODING

BASIC PART NO.CONDITION CODE
recalem04