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13-11-6
  • 6.7L – MIL ON – DTCS P207F, P20EE, P2200, P2201, P2209, P164A, P2A00 AND/OR P0133 – BUILT ON OR BEFORE 10/11/2011
Publication Date: November 4, 2013

FORD:
2011-2012 F-Super Duty

This article supersedes TSB 13-6-24 to update the Service Procedure.

ISSUE:

Some 2011-2012 F-Super Duty vehicles equipped with a 6.7L engine and built on or before 10/11/2011 may exhibit a malfunction indicator lamp (MIL) on with diagnostic trouble codes (DTCs) P207F, P20EE, P2200, P2201, P2209, P164A, P2A00 and/or P0133.

ACTION:

Follow the Service Procedure Steps to correct the condition.

SERVICE PROCEDURE

  1. Using an Integrated Diagnostic System (IDS) or equivalent, check for DTCs. Are any of the following DTCs present: P207F, P20EE, P2200, P2201, P2209, P164A, P2A00 or P0133?
    1. No – this article does not apply. Refer to Powertrain Control/Emissions Diagnosis (PC/ED) Manual for normal diagnostics.
    2. Yes – proceed to Step 2.
  2. Is this vehicle a 2012 F-450 or F-550 chassis cab?
    1. Yes – Proceed to Step 3.
    2. No – Proceed to Step 4.
  3. Print the customer information sheet at the bottom of this article and provide it to the customer for awareness. This awareness sheet only applies to 2012 F-450 and F-550 chassis cab vehicles. (Figure 1) Proceed to Step 4.
  4. Replace Nitrogen Oxides (NOx) Sensor with updated service component. Refer to Workshop Manual, Section 303-14B.
  5. Reprogram the powertrain control module (PCM) to the latest calibration using IDS release 85.01 or higher. Calibration files may also be obtained at www.motorcraft.com.
  6. Reset/clear the NOx sensor adaptive learn tables. Resetting/clearing of the adaptive learn tables can be accomplished with IDS by selecting the following: Powertrain Service Functions Reset/Clear Specified Function Nitrogen Oxide selection.
    1. The adaptive learn tables for the NOx sensor are not reset during PCM reprogramming and will need to be reset/cleared to prevent the code/codes from being set falsely.

      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.



PART NUMBERPART NAME
BC3Z-9D378-GSensor – NOx Trap

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
131106A2011-2012 F-Super Duty 6.7L: Check DTCs Replace The NOx sensor And Reprogram The PCM. Includes Time To Clear Codes (Do Not Use With Any Other Labor Operations)1.0 Hr.

DEALER CODING

BASIC PART NO.CONDITION CODE
9D37842