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Technical Service Bulletins

TSB
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
Publication Date: NOVEMBER 6, 2000

FORD:
1996-2000 CONTOUR
1994-2000 F-150, F-250 LD
1995-2000 ECONOLINE

ISSUE:

Possible electronic damage may occur to the Compuvalve from voltage spikes between the Compuvalve connections when connecting or disconnecting the main Compuvalve harness C4025 (J25 marked on harness). This may result in unnecessary Compuvalve replacement.

ACTION:

Follow the Service Procedure noted below when connecting or disconnecting the Compuvalve.

SERVICE PROCEDURE

Refer to the following procedure when connecting or disconnecting the Compuvalve.

  • Always disconnect the red power connector C4026 (J/P26 marked on harness) BEFORE disconnecting the main Compuvalve harness C4025 (J25 marked on harness).
  • Reconnect the red power connector C4026 (J/P26 marked on harness) only AFTER reconnecting the main Compuvalve harness C4025 (J25 marked on harness).

OTHER APPLICABLE ARTICLES:

NONE

WARRANTY STATUS:

Information Only

OASIS CODES:

203000, 203200, 404000, 603300, 607000


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