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TSB
04-18-7
  • FRONT END ACCESSORY DRIVE NOISE
Publication Date: September 1, 2004

FORD:
2004 Expedition, F-150
LINCOLN:
2004 Navigator

ISSUE:

Some 2004 F-150, Expedition and Navigator vehicles built before 7/19/2004 may exhibit excessive front end accessory drive (FEAD) belt noise when starting the engine cold. The noise is typically described as a squeal or chirp.

ACTION:

Replace the FEAD belt. Refer to Workshop Manual Section 303-00.


PART INFORMATION
Vehicle LineEnginePart
2004 F-1504.6L 2V4L3Z-8620-FA
2004 F-1505.4L 3V4L3Z-8620-FA
2004 Expedition5.4L SOHC3L1Z-8620-AB
2004 Navigator5.4L DOHC3L1Z-8620-AB


LABOR OPERATION CLAIMING CHART
OperationLabor OperationApplicationTime
041807AReplace The Front End Accessory Drive (FEAD) Belt2004 F-150
2004 Expedition
2004 Navigator
0.3 Hr.
0.4 Hr.
0.4 Hr.

WARRANTY STATUS:

Eligible Under Provisions Of New Vehicle Limited Warranty Coverage

DEALER CODING

BASIC PART NO.CONDITION CODE
862042

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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