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11-5-9
  • 3.5L GTDI OIL FILTER FL-2055 DISCONTINUED – REPLACED BY FL-500-S
Publication Date: May 11, 2011

FORD:
2011 F-150

This article supersedes TSB 11-3-28 to update the Issue Statement, Action Statement and Part List.

ISSUE:

All 2011 F-150 vehicles equipped with a 3.5L gasoline turbocharged direct injection (GTDI) engine were produced with a FL-500-S type oil filter. A new replacement oil filter FL-2055 was scheduled to replace it. Further analysis determined the FL-500-S meets all requirements and the FL-2055 has been discontinued.

ACTION:

Use Motorcraft FL-500-S on all 2011 F-150 vehicles equipped with a 3.5L GTDI.


PART NUMBERPART NAME
AA5Z-6714-AFilter Assy – Oil

WARRANTY STATUS:

Information Only


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