Fulltext TSBs

Technical Service Bulletins

06-4-2

  • BATTERY SERVICE – OPERATION OF BATTERY EYE – CHARGING SERVICE TIPS
05-26-10

  • CLUNK OR BUMP WHEN STARTING FROM A STOP
05-23-3

  • REAR AXLE NOISE REPAIR
05-22-8

  • WDS COP KIT DIAGNOSTIC TIPS – COIL ON PLUG (COP) IGNITION SYSTEMS – ENGINE MISFIRE OR ROUGH RUNNING
05-5-6

  • ALTERNATIVE FUEL VEHICLE – COMPRESSED NATURAL GAS FUEL TANK INSPECTION
05-5-4

  • USE OF STAINLESS STEEL EXHAUST STUDS IN SERVICE FOR 5.4L 2V ENGINE
05-4-17

  • INTERMITTENT ROUGH IDLE – NON-COMMANDED EGR FLOW
04-24-14

  • GENERAL PCM PROGRAMMING PROCEDURES
04-20-6

  • TICKING OR KNOCKING NOISE COMING FROM THE CATALYTIC CONVERTERS
04-18-11

  • BODY-CORROSION AT BOTTOM OF DOOR OR TAILGATE HEM FLANGE – REPAIR PROCEDURE
04-5-7

  • BODY – FRONT WINDOW(S) – POP/THUMP NOISE AT END OF WINDOW TRAVEL AND/OR DRIVER’S WINDOW BOUNCE BACK AND REVERSE TO MID-POSITION
04-1-6

  • NOISE – DRIVELINE CLUNKING/GRUNTING NOISE OR SHUDDER SENSATION DURING LIGHT TO MODERATE ACCELERATION AND/OR BRAKING
  • TRANSMISSION – DRIVELINE CLUNKING/GRUNTING NOISE OR SHUDDER SENSATION DURING LIGHT TO MODERATE ACCELERATION AND/OR BRAKING
03-23-2

  • BODY – MIRROR – EXTERIOR MIRROR GLASS AND MOTOR REPLACEMENT – SERVICE TIPS
03-20-6

  • DRIVEABILITY – DEDICATED COMPRESSED NATURAL GAS (CNG) VEHICLES – 4.6L AND 5.4L ENGINE – ROUGH IDLE, HARD START OR NO START WHEN COLD – LOSS OF POWER – LEAN FUEL DTC’S – RESTRICTED CATALYTIC CONVERTER
  • ENGINE – DEDICATED COMPRESSED NATURAL GAS (CNG) VEHICLES – 4.6L AND 5.4L ENGINE – ROUGH IDLE, HARD START OR NO START WHEN COLD – LOSS OF POWER – LEAN FUEL DTC’S – RESTRICTED CATALYTIC CONVERTER
03-20-3

  • DRIVEABILITY – MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) ILLUMINATED WITH DTC’S P0442, P0455, P0456, P0457, P1442 OR CHECK FUEL CAP LAMP ILLUMINATED WITH DTC P0457
03-18-3

  • DRIVEABILITY – DEDICATED COMPRESSED NATURAL GAS (CNG) – ROUGH IDLE OR NO START WHEN COLD – VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH DEDICATED 4.6L OR 5.4L CNG ENGINE ONLY
03-18-1

  • ELECTRICAL – REMOTE KEYLESS ENTRY (RKE) – SERVICE TIPS
03-15-13

  • STEERING – TIE ROD END INSPECTION PROCEDURE
03-14-8

  • TRANSMISSION – NEW TRANSMISSION COOLER FLUSHER – SERVICE TIPS
03-10-4

  • DRIVEABILITY – BI-FUEL LPG LOW FLOW INJECTOR SERVICE ASSEMBLY WITH COOLANT LOCK-OFF
03-10-3

  • DRIVEABILITY – BI-FUEL CNG/LPG LOW FLOW INJECTOR SERVICE KIT WITHOUT COOLANT LOCK-OFF
  • DRIVEABILITY – CRANK NO START – BI-FUEL CNG/LPG VEHICLES – LOW FLOW INJECTOR SERVICE KIT WITHOUT COOLANT LOCK-OFF
03-10-2

  • DRIVEABILITY – COMPRESSED NATURAL GAS (CNG) – ROUGH IDLE OR NO START WHEN COLD – VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH CNG BI-FUEL ENGINE ONLY
03-6-6

  • DRIVEABILITY – BI-FUEL – OXYGEN SENSOR DIAGNOSTICS – HIGH OXYGEN SENSOR VOLTAGE READING
03-4-2

  • FUEL – BI-FUEL – CNG FUEL LEAK AT FILL VALVE – E-SERIES AND F-SERIES CNG FILL VALVE – REVISED SERVICE PARTS
02-22-1

  • DRIVEABILITY – SURGE/ROLLING IDLE – GEAR DRIVEN SYNCHRONIZERS – INCORRECT INSTALLATION – CAMSHAFT POSITION SYNCHRONIZER (CMP) INSTALLATION TOOL CORRECT APPLICATION
  • ENGINE – GEAR DRIVEN SYNCHRONIZERS – INCORRECT INSTALLATION – CAMSHAFT POSITION SYNCHRONIZER (CMP) INSTALLATION TOOL CORRECT APPLICATION
02-21-13

  • ENGINE – STRAIGHTEDGE PROCEDURE FOR CHECKING CYLINDER HEAD AND BLOCK FLATNESS
02-21-11

  • RIDE – HARSH RIDE – CAB/BODY OSCILLATION/BOUNCE – HIGHWAY SPEEDS – 4X2 MODELS ONLY
02-21-4

  • ROOF DITCH MATERIAL CRACKING – SERVICE TIPS
02-21-1

  • TRANSMISSION – 4R100/E4OD – TORQUE CONVERTER ACCESS EXTERNAL DUST PLUG MAY BECOME DISLODGED
02-19-3

  • DRIVEABILITY – IDLE – HIGH IDLE SPEEDS – THROTTLE STICKS AFTER STEADY STATE DRIVING IN EXTREME COLD AMBIENT TEMPERATURES – VEHICLES BUILT THROUGH 12/31/01 EQUIPPED WITH 4.6L ENGINE
  • 4.6L – IDLE – HIGH IDLE SPEEDS – THROTTLE STICKS AFTER STEADY STATE DRIVING IN EXTREME COLD AMBIENT TEMPERATURES – VEHICLES BUILT THROUGH 12/31/01 EQUIPPED WITH 4.6L ENGINE
02-17-6

  • LAMP – BRAKE – INADVERTENT DISABLING OF BRAKE SHIFT INTERLOCK
02-16-4

  • FUEL SYSTEM – FUEL PUMP “WHINING”/”BUZZING” NOISE COMES THROUGH ENTERTAINMENT OR TWO-WAY RADIO SPEAKER
  • RADIO – ENTERTAINMENT OR TWO-WAY COMMUNICATION – “WHINING”/”BUZZING” NOISE IN SPEAKERS CAUSED BY FUEL PUMP
  • NOISE – “WHINING”/”BUZZING” – COMES THROUGH SPEAKERS OF ENTERTAINMENT OR TWO-WAY RADIO
02-11-4

  • ENGINE – NEW GASKET REMOVER/CLEANER AND SERVICE TIPS FOR ALUMINUM HEADS AND BLOCKS
02-3-5

  • BODY – “SQUEAK” OR BIND FROM TAILGATE
  • NOISE – “SQUEAK” OR BIND FROM TAILGATE
02-1-9

  • ENGINE – ENGINE OIL – RECOMMENDED APPLICATIONS FOR SAE 5W-20 AND SAE 5W-30 MOTOR OILS – GASOLINE AND FLEXIBLE FUEL VEHICLES ONLY
01-24-6

  • ENGINE – ENGINE OIL SYSTEM PRIMING
    PROCEDURES – SERVICE TIPS
01-23-6

  • ENGINE COOLANT – PROPYLENE GLYCOL – FORD MOTOR COMPANY POSITION ON ENGINE COOLANTS MADE FROM PROPYLENE GLYCOL
  • ENGINE COOLANT – PROPYLENE GLYCOL-BASED – FORD MOTOR COMPANY POSITION ON PROPYLENE GLYCOL-BASED ENGINE COOLANTS
01-21-13

  • DRIVEABILITY – DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTC) P0500, P1502 AND/OR U1039 CONTINENTAL MODELS ONLY – STICKING OR BINDING IGNITION LOCK CYLINDER – HIGH EFFORT WHEN TURNING IGNITION SWITCH
  • ELECTRICAL – STICKING OR BINDING IGNITION LOCK CYLINDER – HIGH EFFORT WHEN TURNING IGNITION SWITCH
01-21-12

  • IDLE – HIGH IDLE SPEEDS – THROTTLE STICKS AFTER STEADY STATE DRIVING IN EXTREME COLD AMBIENT TEMPERATURES – VEHICLES BUILT 12/2/1997 THROUGH 7/15/1999 EQUIPPED WITH 5.4L ENGINE
  • ENGINE – 5.4L – PCV SYSTEM ICING – VEHICLES BUILT 12/2/1997 THROUGH 7/15/1999 ONLY
01-21-10

  • ENGINE – 4.6L – OIL LEAK FROM HEAD GASKET AREA – ROMEO BUILT ENGINES ONLY
01-21-8

  • DRIVEABILITY – NO CRANK, NO START – CORROSION OF THE STARTER CABLE B+ TERMINAL AT THE STARTER SOLENOID
  • STARTING – NO CRANK, NO START – CORROSION OF THE STARTER CABLE B+ TERMINAL AT THE STARTER SOLENOID
01-21-6

  • ELECTRICAL – REVISED MECHANICAL HOOD LAMP SWITCH TO REPLACE OLD STYLE MERCURY HOOD LAMP SWITCH
01-21-5

  • IDLE – HIGH IDLE SPEEDS – THROTTLE STICKS AFTER STEADY STATE DRIVING IN EXTREME COLD AMBIENT TEMPERATURES – VEHICLES BUILT THROUGH 11/01/01 EQUIPPED WITH 5.4L ENGINE
  • ENGINE – 5.4L – PCV SYSTEM ICING – VEHICLES BUILT THROUGH 11/01/01
01-21-4

  • DRIVEABILITY – BI-FUEL – LOCK-OFF SOLENOID AND SOLENOID TANK VALVE COIL RESISTANCE CHART – SERVICE TIPS
01-20-1

  • IDLE – HIGH IDLE AFTER STEADY STATE DRIVING IN EXTREME COLD AMBIENT TEMPERATURES – VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH 4.2L ENGINE BUILT THROUGH 1/24/2000
  • ENGINE – 4.2L – PCV SYSTEM ICING – AFTER STEADY STATE DRIVING IN EXTREME COLD AMBIENT TEMPERATURES – VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH 4.2L ENGINE BUILT THROUGH 1/24/2000
01-19-2

  • BRAKES – REAR DRUM – GRABBING DURING FIRST FEW BRAKE APPLICATIONS WHILE BRAKES ARE COLD
01-18-2

  • BODY – COSMETIC CRACK IN OUTER DOOR PANEL – LOWER REAR CORNER OF WINDOW OPENING – INSPECTION AND REPAIR PROCEDURE
01-15-6

  • CLIMATE CONTROL – REPEAT HEATER CORE
    FAILURE
  • COOLING SYSTEM – REPEAT HEATER CORE
    FAILURE
01-15-2

  • DRIVEABILITY – BI-FUEL – NO START IN BI-FUEL MODE – ALT FUEL LIGHT ON – VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH BI-FUEL ENGINE ONLY
01-13-6

  • DRIVEABILITY – CNG BI-FUEL – PARAMETER IDENTIFICATION DATA (PID) INPUT AND OUTPUT INFORMATION – VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH 2.0L OR 5.4L CNG BI-FUEL ENGINE ONLY
01-10-12

  • WIRING – WIRE HARNESS TERMINAL REPAIR KIT AND WIRE SPLICE PROCEDURE
01-10-11

  • DRIVEABILITY – BI-FUEL COMPONENT IDENTIFICATION CHART – BI-FUEL ENGINES ONLY
01-10-6

  • DRIVEABILITY – BI-FUEL – COMPUVALVE PRE-REPLACEMENT CHECK LIST – SERVICE TIPS
01-10-1

  • DRIVEABILITY – BI-FUEL – PARAMETER IDENTIFICATION DATA (PID) INPUT AND OUTPUT INFORMATION – VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH 5.4L OR 6.8L BI-FUEL ENGINE ONLY
01-9-7

  • DRIVEABILITY – HO2S (HEATED OXYGEN SENSOR), CATALYST, AND FUEL SYSTEM MONITORS – SERVICE TIPS – OBD II VEHICLES ONLY
01-9-3

  • VIBRATION – FROM DRIVELINE – 4X2 VEHICLES WITH 4R70W AND 139 INCH WHEELBASE
  • TRANSMISSION – 4R70W – FLUID LEAK FROM EXTENSION HOUSING SEAL – 4X2 VEHICLES WITH 139 INCH WHEELBASE
01-8-8

  • DRIVEABILITY – BI-FUEL OBD II DIAGNOSTIC MONITOR APPLICATION STRATEGIES – BI-FUEL VEHICLES ONLY
01-8-7

  • DRIVEABILITY – BI-FUEL – INTERMITTENT STARTING OR DRIVEABLITY WIRE HARNESS SERVICE TIPS – IN BI-FUEL OR GASOLINE MODE – BI-FUEL VEHICLES ONLY
01-8-2

  • DRIVEABILITY – NO START – BI-FUEL LIGHT ON THEN OFF – REVISED DIAGNOSTIC PROCEDURE – BI-FUEL VEHICLES ONLY
01-4-2

  • ENGINE – 5.4L – OIL SENDING UNIT INTERFERENCE FIT AT ENGINE OIL DRIP SHIELD – 4X4 VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH 5.4L ENGINE ONLY
01-1-11

  • WATER LEAK – SLIDING REAR WINDOW – VEHICLES BUILT THROUGH 4/1999
00-26-1

  • ENGINE – ROUGH IDLE/MISS AFTER START-UP DURING COLD AMBIENT TEMPERATURES LESS THAN -12 DEGREES C (10 DEGREES F) – VEHICLES BUILT 3/1/1996 THROUGH 7/31/2000
  • NOISE – FROM ENGINE – ROUGH IDLE/MISS AFTER START-UP DURING COLD AMBIENT TEMPERATURES LESS THAN -12 DEGREES C (10 DEGREES F) – VEHICLES BUILT 3/1/1996 THROUGH 7/31/2000
00-23-10

  • TRANSMISSION – FLUID IN-LINE FILTER KIT – REPEAT REPAIRS OF TRANSMISSION – SERVICE TIPS
00-23-9

  • DRIVEABILITY – COMPUVALVE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURE – SERVICE TIP – BI-FUEL VEHICLES ONLY
  • ELECTRICAL – COMPUVALVE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURE – SERVICE TIP – BI-FUEL VEHICLES ONLY
  • ENGINE – COMPUVALVE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURE – SERVICE TIP – BI-FUEL VEHICLES ONLY
00-23-8

  • DRIVEABILITY – NO CRANK/NO START – MOISTURE FREEZES IN STARTER SOLENOID IN TEMPERATURES BELOW -12 DEGREES C (10 DEGREES F)
  • ELECTRICAL – NO CRANK/NO START – MOISTURE FREEZES IN STARTER SOLENOID IN TEMPERATURES BELOW -12 DEGREES C (10 DEGREES F)
00-18-9

  • MIRRORS – SIDE VIEW SIGNAL MIRRORS – DELAMINATION OF SIGNAL MIRROR CHROME PLATING – MIRROR GLASS BLACK SPOTS
00-12-3

  • SPARK KNOCK – LIGHT-TO-MODERATE ACCELERATION – 5.4L VEHICLES ONLY
00-10-4

  • IDLE – ROUGH IDLE SPEED – BI-FUEL VEHICLES ONLY
  • STALL – DURING IDLE SPEEDS – BI-FUEL VEHICLES ONLY
00-9-5

  • INNER FENDER WELL – DENTED OR DINGED FROM STONES BEING THROWN INTO WHEELWELL
00-9-1

  • LEAK – TRANSMISSION FLUID LEAKS AT RADIATOR – VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION AND TRANSMISSION OIL COOLER IN RADIATOR END TANK
00-6-11

  • CALIBRATION – RECALIBRATION OF POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULES (PCMS) AFTER REPLACEMENT – SERVICE TIP – ALTERNATE FUEL VEHICLES ONLY
00-1-7

  • DETONATION – MIL ILLUMINATED – DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) P0133, P0171 AND/OR P1131 STORED IN MEMORY – VEHICLES WITH 5.4L ENGINE BUILT BEFORE 11/1/1997
  • HESITATION/STUMBLE – MIL ILLUMINATED – DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) P0133, P0171 AND/OR P1131 STORED IN MEMORY – VEHICLES WITH 5.4L ENGINE BUILT BEFORE 11/1/1997
  • MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) – MIL ILLUMINATED – DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) P0133, P0171 AND/OR P1131 STORED IN MEMORY – VEHICLES WITH 5.4L ENGINE BUILT BEFORE 11/1/1997
  • ROUGH IDLE – MIL ILLUMINATED – DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) P0133, P0171 AND/OR P1131 STORED IN MEMORY – VEHICLES WITH 5.4L ENGINE BUILT BEFORE 11/1/1997
  • STALL/NEAR STALL – AT IDLE AND/OR LOW SPEEDS – MIL ILLUMINATED – DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) P0133, P0171 AND/OR P1131 STORED IN MEMORY – VEHICLES WITH 5.4L ENGINE BUILT BEFORE 11/1/1997
  • LAMP – MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) ILLUMINATED – DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) P0133, P0171 AND/OR P1131 STORED IN MEMORY – VEHICLES WITH 5.4L ENGINE BUILT BEFORE 11/1/1997
99-25-6

  • BRAKES – INCORRECT ROTOR THICKNESS STAMPED ON ROTOR – F-150 4X2 ONLY
  • BRAKES – INCORRECT WORKSHOP MANUAL ROTOR DISCARD THICKNESS SPECIFICATION
99-25-5

  • BRAKES – REAR BRAKE DRAG AND/OR PREMATURE WEAR OF THE REAR BRAKE LININGS
99-24-2

  • LOCKS – REPLACE AND/OR REPAIR ANY LOCK COMPONENT – AVAILABILITY OF INDIVIDUAL LOCKS
99-23-4

  • MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) – DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) P0442 AND P0455 – NO DRIVEABILITY CONCERNS
99-20-7

  • COOLING SYSTEM – 3.8L – UNDETERMINED LOSS OF COOLANT
  • COOLING SYSTEM – 4.2L – UNDETERMINED LOSS OF COOLANT
  • ENGINE – 3.8L – ENGINE OIL CONTAMINATED WITH COOLANT
  • ENGINE – 4.2L – ENGINE OIL CONTAMINATED WITH COOLANT
99-18-8

  • INDUCTION BACKFIRE – ON ACCELERATION – ALL AMBIENT TEMPERATURES – VEHICLES WITH 4.2L ENGINE – CANADIAN VEHICLES ONLY
99-18-5

  • TRANSMISSION CONTROL INDICATOR LAMP (TCIL) – TCIL ILLUMINATED WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) P0782 STORED IN MEMORY – VEHICLES BUILT BETWEEN 3/15/1997 AND 12/31/1998 AND WITH 4R70W TRANSMISSION
  • TRANSMISSION – 4R70W – DELAYED OR NO 2-3 UPSHIFT – VEHICLES BUILT BETWEEN 3/15/1997 AND 12/31/1998
99-16-4

  • IGNITION KEY – HARD TO REMOVE FROM IGNITION CYLINDER
  • IGNITION KEY – HARD TO TURN
99-15-2

  • TRANSMISSION – NEW TRANSMISSION FLUSH AND FILL TOOL AVAILABLE THROUGH ROTUNDA
99-14-10

  • INDUCTION BACKFIRE – VEHICLES IN MEXICO ONLY WITH 4.2L ENGINE
  • ENGINE – 4.2L – INDUCTION BACKFIRE – VEHICLES IN MEXICO ONLY
99-14-4

  • NOISE – “MOANING” AT 1100 RPM WITH A/C COMPRESSOR ENGAGED – VEHICLES WITH 4.2L ENGINE
99-14-3

  • NOISE – “MOANING” FROM FRONT DIFFERENTIAL WHILE IN 2-WHEEL DRIVE – VEHICLES BUILT THROUGH 4/15/1999
  • AXLE – “MOANING” NOISE FROM FRONT DIFFERENTIAL WHILE IN 2-WHEEL DRIVE – VEHICLES BUILT THROUGH 4/15/1999
99-13-13

  • ANTI-LOCK BRAKE SYSTEM (ABS) – ABS LAMP ILLUMINATED – 4X2 ONLY
  • ANTI-LOCK BRAKE SYSTEM (ABS) – FALSE ABS CYCLING AT LOW SPEEDS – 4X2 ONLY
  • ANTI-LOCK BRAKE SYSTEM (ABS) – INCREASED BRAKE PEDAL EFFORT AT LOW SPEEDS – 4X2 ONLY
  • LAMP – ANTI-LOCK BRAKE LAMP ILLUMINATION – INCREASED BRAKE PEDAL EFFORT AND/OR FALSE ABS CYCLING AT LOW SPEEDS – 4X2 ONLY
99-12-8

  • AIR CONDITIONING – “WHISTLING” NOISE HEARD WHILE DRIVING WITH A/C OFF AT SPEEDS ABOVE 64 KM/H (40 MPH)
  • NOISE – “WHISTLING” HEARD WHILE DRIVING WITH A/C OFF AT SPEEDS ABOVE 64 KM/H (40 MPH)
99-11-1

  • NOISE – TSB SPECIAL FOR NOISE/VIBRATION/HARSHNESS
  • VIBRATION – TSB SPECIAL FOR NOISE/VIBRATION/HARSHNESS
99-8-15

  • INTERIOR TRIM – DOOR TRIM PANEL REPLACEMENT – SERVICE TIP
99-6-5

  • WINDNOISE – AROUND SIDE DOOR(S) – SERVICE TIPS
99-5-4

  • FRAME – FRAME SERVICE KITS – NEW SERVICE PARTS RELEASED FOR REPAIRING FRAME DAMAGE
99-5-3

  • TRANSMISSION – CHECKING TRANSMISSION FLUID LEVEL COLD – SERVICE TIP
99-4-3

  • REPROGRAMMING POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULES (PCMS) – OUT-OF-VEHICLE – EEC V VEHICLES ONLY
99-3-2

  • TRANSMISSION – M5OD – VEHICLE WILL NOT GO INTO REVERSE – VEHICLES BUILT THROUGH 11/1/1998
99-2-3

  • WATER LEAKS – WINDSHIELD SEALING – SERVICE TIP
  • WINDSHIELD – SEALING – SERVICE TIP
99-2-2

  • NOISE – “BUZZING” – UNDERHOOD WHEN AIR SUSPENSION IS IN OPERATION
98-5A-5

  • BRAKES – AVAILABILITY OF HUB-MOUNT BRAKE ROTOR MACHINING EQUIPMENT
  • BRAKE ROTOR MACHINING – AVAILABILITY OF HUB-MOUNT BRAKE ROTOR MACHINING EQUIPMENT
98-26-6

  • ROOF – DEPRESSION IN ROOF – REARWARD OF FRONT DOORS – SUPERCAB ONLY
98-26-2

  • FUEL – INFORMATION ON GASOLINE – TIPS TO RESOLVE VOLATILITY RELATED DRIVEABILITY CONCERNS
98-25-9

  • INTERIOR TRIM – REPAIRS TO VINYL COVERED SURFACES – SERVICE TIP
98-24-6

  • ELECTRICAL – NEW TERMINAL GREASE RELEASED FOR SERVICE
98-23-25

  • MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) – MIL LAMP ILLUMINATED WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) P0455 STORED IN MEMORY – VEHICLES BUILT THROUGH 11/30/97 EQUIPPED WITH E4OD TRANSMISSION AND 5.4L ENGINE
  • LAMP – MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) – MIL LAMP ILLUMINATED WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) P0455 STORED IN MEMORY – VEHICLES BUILT THROUGH 11/30/97 EQUIPPED WITH E4OD TRANSMISSION AND 5.4L ENGINE
98-23-12

  • TRANSMISSION – 4R44E – DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) P0705, P0708, P1704 AND/OR P1705 STORED IN MEMORY
  • TRANSMISSION – 4R55E – DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) P0705, P0708, P1704 AND/OR P1705 STORED IN MEMORY
  • TRANSMISSION – 4R70W – DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) P0705, P0708, P1704 AND/OR P1705 STORED IN MEMORY
  • TRANSMISSION – 5R55E – DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) P0705, P0708, P1704 AND/OR P1705 STORED IN MEMORY
  • TRANSMISSION – AX4N – DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) P0705, P0708, P1704 AND/OR P1705 STORED IN MEMORY
  • TRANSMISSION – AX4S – DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) P0705, P0708, P1704 AND/OR P1705 STORED IN MEMORY
  • TRANSMISSION – E4OD – DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) P0705, P0708, P1704 AND/OR P1705 STORED IN MEMORY
98-23-10

  • MASS AIR FLOW (MAF) – SENSOR CONTAMINATION – SERVICE TIP
98-21-21

  • IDLE – FAST IDLE SPEED AND/OR DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) P1506 STORED IN MEMORY – VEHICLES BUILT WITH 4.6L, 5.4L, OR 6.8L ENGINE
  • MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) – MIL ILLUMINATED AND/OR FAST IDLE SPEED WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) P1506 STORED IN MEMORY – VEHICLES BUILT WITH 4.6L, 5.4L, OR 6.8L ENGINE
  • LAMP – MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) ILLUMINATED AND/OR FAST IDLE SPEED WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) P1506 STORED IN MEMORY – VEHICLES BUILT WITH 4.6L, 5.4L, OR 6.8L ENGINE
98-21-17

  • BRAKES – PARKING BRAKE CONTROL RUBBER BUMPER STOP – SERVICE PART NOW AVAILABLE
98-21-10

  • IDLE – HIGH IDLE SPEEDS – THROTTLE STICKS AFTER STEADY STATE DRIVING IN COLD AMBIENT TEMPERATURES – VEHICLES BUILT THROUGH 12/1/97 EQUIPPED WITH 4.6L ENGINE
98-20-10

  • EXHAUST SYSTEM – LOOSE CATALYST OR MUFFLER HEAT SHIELDS
  • NOISE – “BUZZING” OR “RATTLING” – LOOSE CATALYST OR MUFFLER HEAT SHIELDS
98-20-9

  • NOISE – “TICKING” OCCURS ON INITIAL STARTUP WITH SHIFT SELECTOR IN “P” OR “N” POSITION – VEHICLES WITH E4OD/4R100 TRANSMISSION AND BUILT THROUGH 6/11/98
  • TRANSMISSION – E4OD/4R100 – “TICKING” NOISE OCCURS ON INITIAL STARTUP WITH SHIFT SELECTOR IN “P” OR “N” POSITION – VEHICLES BUILT THROUGH 6/11/98
98-20-3

  • BODY – ADHESIVES NOT RECOMMENDED FOR BODY PANEL REPAIRS – SERVICE TIP
98-18-2

  • PAINT – EXTERIOR – WORLDWIDE RECOMMENDED PAINT MATERIALS FOR WARRANTY AND AFTER WARRANTY REPAIRS
98-16-18

  • FLOOR MAT – INSTALLATION OF VINYL FLOOR MATS – SERVICE TIP
98-16-17

  • FLOOR MAT – PRODUCTION FLOOR MAT INSTALLATION PROCEDURE – SERVICE TIP
98-16-12

  • FUEL SYSTEM – FUEL LEAKING FROM SPRING LOCK COUPLINGS AT FUEL RAIL – AMBIENT TEMPERATURES BELOW -40 DEGREES CELSIUS (-40 DEGREES FAHRENHEIT)
98-16-10

  • SEAT – SEAT BACK RECLINER INOPERATIVE – MEMORY LATCH DOES NOT ENGAGE
98-16-9

  • STEERING – ALIGNMENT – TOE SET PROCEDURE – SERVICE TIP
98-16-8

  • TRANSMISSION – E4OD/4R100 – 1989-99 – MAIN CONTROLS, SEPARATOR PLATES AND SEPARATOR PLATE GASKETS USAGE CHART
98-15-17

  • SEAT – CHILD TETHER KIT FOR INSTALLING CHILD SEAT IN REAR SEAT – SUPER CAB VEHICLES
  • CHILD TETHER KIT – SERVICE TIP FOR INSTALLING CHILD SAFETY SEAT IN REAR SEAT – SUPER CAB VEHICLES
98-14-5

  • STEERING – “CLUNKING” FELT WHILE ROCKING STEERING WHEEL SIDE-TO-SIDE
98-12-12

  • HEATER – “MOAN” AT 1400-1800 RPM OR “HOOTING” NOISE HEARD AT 1200-2000 RPM ACCELERATION OR DECELERATION – VEHICLES WITH 4.6L ENGINE
  • NOISE – “MOAN” AT 1400-1800 RPM OR “HOOTING” AT 1200-2000 RPM ACCELERATION OR DECELERATION – VEHICLES WITH 4.6L ENGINE
98-12-5

  • AIR CONDITIONING – FILTERING REFRIGERANT AFTER A/C COMPRESSOR REPLACEMENT – SERVICE TIPS
98-10-15

  • NOISE – “BUZZING” NOISE HEARD UNDER CERTAIN SPEEDS AND LOADS – VEHICLES BUILT THROUGH 5/15/98 EQUIPPED WITH E4OD OR 4R100 TRANSMISSION AND “MANUAL SHIFT-ON-THE-FLY,” AND 5.4L ENGINE
  • TRANSMISSION – E4OD OR 4R100 – NOISE – “BUZZING” NOISE HEARD UNDER CERTAIN SPEEDS AND LOADS – VEHICLES BUILT THROUGH 5/15/98 EQUIPPED WITH E4OD AND 4R100 TRANSMISSION AND “MANUAL SHIFT-ON-THE-FLY,” AND 5.4L ENGINE
98-9-20

  • TRANSMISSION – E4OD – 4-1 DOWNSHIFT DURING A FORCED 4-2 DOWNSHIFT BETWEEN 88-105 KM/H (55-65 MPH) – VEHICLES BUILT THROUGH 12/22/97
98-9-15

  • BRAKES – 4WABS – ABS LAMP ILLUMINATED WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) B1342 STORED IN MEMORY AND/OR CODES NOT LISTED IN WORKSHOP MANUAL – VEHICLES BUILT THROUGH 2/12/98
  • LAMP – ABS LAMP ILLUMINATED WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) B1342 STORED IN MEMORY AND/OR CODES NOT LISTED IN WORKSHOP MANUAL – VEHICLES BUILT THROUGH 2/12/98
98-9-13

  • WATER LEAKS – VARIOUS AREAS OF VEHICLE
  • ELECTRICAL – ACCESSORIES FUNCTIONING IMPROPERLY DUE TO WATER LEAKS
  • LAMPS – WARNING LAMPS ILLUMINATED DUE TO WATER LEAKS
98-9-9

  • FUEL INJECTORS – NON-WARRANTY REIMBURSEMENT TESTING INFORMATION
98-6-13

  • AIR CONDITIONING – COLD AIR FELT ON PASSENGER SIDE FLOOR WHILE IN HEAT MODE – F-SERIES AND EXPEDITION WITHOUT CONSOLE BLOWER OPTION – VEHICLES BUILT THROUGH 8/31/97
98-5-8

  • LAMP – MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) ILLUMINATED – DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) P0503 STORED IN MEMORY – 4X4 VEHICLES ONLY
  • TRANSMISSION – SHIFT CONCERNS AND/OR ERRATIC SPEEDOMETER OPERATION – MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) ILLUMINATED – 4X4 VEHICLES ONLY
98-5-2

  • TIRE – TIRE COMPANY TELEPHONE NUMBERS FOR CUSTOMER ASSISTANCE
98-4-22

  • TRANSMISSION – 4R100 – SERVICE PROCEDURE FOR ORANGE SERVICE TAGGED TRANSMISSIONS – VEHICLES WITH 5.4L, 6.8L OR 7.3L ENGINE
98-4-19

  • LAMP – FLASHING TRANSMISSION CONTROL INDICATOR LAMP (TCIL) WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) 62, 628 AND/OR 1728 STORED IN MEMORY
  • TRANSMISSION – E4OD – FLASHING TRANSMISSION CONTROL INDICATOR LAMP (TCIL) WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) 62, 628 AND/OR 1728 STORED IN MEMORY
98-4-12

  • TRANSMISSION – 4R70W – SERVICE PROCEDURE FOR ORANGE SERVICE TAGGED TRANSMISSIONS
98-4-4

  • PAINT – ANTI-CHIP STONE ABRASION UNDERCOAT – SERVICE TIP
98-1-13

  • BUMPER – RUST STAIN – EDGES OF CENTER VENT AND FOG LAMP OPENINGS
98-1-8

  • FUEL PUMP – FUEL PUMP REPLACEMENT PROCEDURE – SERVICE TIP
97-26-19

  • HESITATION/SURGE – MIL ILLUMINATED – DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) P0133, P0135, P0141, P0153, P0155, P0161, P1130, P1131, P1132, P1137, P1138, P1150, P1151, P1152, P1157, P1158 STORED IN MEMORY – VEHICLES BUILT THROUGH 11/97
  • MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) – MIL ILLUMINATED – DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) P0133, P0135, P0141, P0153, P0155, P0161, P1130, P1131, P1132, P1137, P1138, P1150, P1151, P1152, P1157, P1158 STORED – VEHICLES BUILT THROUGH 11/97
  • ROUGH IDLE – MIL ILLUMINATED – DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) P0133, P0135, P0141, P0153, P0155, P0161, P1130, P1131, P1132, P1137, P1138, P1150, P1151, P1152, P1157, P1158 STORED IN MEMORY – VEHICLES BUILT THROUGH 11/97
  • STALL – LOW SPEEDS AND OR IDLE – MIL ILLUMINATED – DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) P0133, P0135, P0141, P0153, P0155, P0161, P1130, P1131, P1132, P1137, P1138, P1150, P1151, P1152, P1157, P1158 IN MEMORY – VEHICLES BUILT THROUGH 11/97
  • LAMP – MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) ILLUMINATED – DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) P0133, P0135, P0141, P0153, P0155, P0161, P1130, P1131, P1132, P1137, P1138, P1150, P1151, P1152, P1157, P1158 STORED – VEHICLES BUILT THROUGH 11/97
97-26-18

  • ROUGH IDLE – 7.3L DIT – NEW CYLINDER CONTRIBUTION TEST – SERVICE DIAGNOSTIC TIP
97-25-8

  • RUNS ROUGH – MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) ILLUMINATED – DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTC) P0300 THROUGH P0308 MAY BE STORED IN MEMORY – VEHICLES BUILT THROUGH 11/26/97 EQUIPPED WITH 4.6L OR 5.4L ENGINE
  • LAMP – MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) ILLUMINATED – DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTC) P0300 THROUGH P0308 MAY BE STORED IN MEMORY – VEHICLES BUILT THROUGH 11/26/97 EQUIPPED WITH 4.6L OR 5.4L ENGINE
  • ENGINE – ROLLER FINGER FOLLOWERS DISLODGE – DURING AMBIENT TEMPERTURES LESS THAN -18 DEGREES C (0 DEGREES F) – VEHICLES BUILT THROUGH 11/26/97 EQUIPPED WITH 4.6L OR 5.4L ENGINE
97-24-13

  • REMOTE KEYLESS ENTRY (RKE) – DIAGNOSTIC SERVICE TIPS
97-23-13

  • TRANSMISSION – E4OD – NEW DESIGN TRANSMISSION CASE AND EXTENSION HOUSING – TRANSMISSIONS BUILT AFTER 7/24/97
97-22-7

  • WHEEL – HUB O-RING – SERVICE TIP
97-21-10

  • TRANSMISSION – 4R70W – NEW DESIGN ENHANCEMENTS FOR 1998 VEHICLES
  • TRANSMISSION – 4R70W – NEW ONE-WAY CLUTCH (OWC) TO SERVICE AT THE INTERMEDIATE POSITION
97-19-11

  • COOLING SYSTEM – “ON-VEHICLE” HEATER CORE PRESSURE TEST REQUIRED FOR WARRANTY CLAIM
97-15-5

  • AIR CONDITIONING – OIL REFILL CAPACITY CHART – SERVICE TIP

07-1-7

  • MERCON® ATF REPLACED BY MERCON® V AS A SERVICE FLUID FOR SOME POWER STEERING SYSTEMS
06-26-1

  • MERCON ATF IS BEING REPLACED BY MERCON V AS A SERVICE FLUID FOR SOME MANUAL TRANSMISSIONS
06-21-19

  • HEATER CORE LEAKAGE AND ELECTROLYSIS (INFORMATION ONLY)
06-18-16

  • IDENTIFYING THE CORRECT REPLACEMENT HEAD GASKET FOR CERTAIN REMANUFACTURED ENGINES – SERVICE TIP
06-15-8

  • KEYPAD DIAGNOSTICS – DEALER INSTALLED ACCESSORY
06-14-4

  • MERCON ATF IS BEING REPLACED BY MERCON V ATF AS A SERVICE FLUID.
07-16-17

  • SPARK KNOCK UNDER LIGHT LOAD AND ACCELERATION – 3.8L, 3.9L, AND 4.2L – SPLIT PORT INTAKE MANIFOLD RUNNER CONTROL (IMRC)
07-21-2

  • 4.6L 2V, 5.4L 2V, OR 6.8L 2V – SPARK PLUG THREAD REPAIR PROCEDURE – NOT COVERED UNDER NEW VEHICLE LIMITED WARRANTY
9-22-8

  • STAINLESS STEEL EXHAUST STUDS – 5.4L AND 6.8L 2V ENGINES