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TSB
06-16-2
  • FRONT WHEEL BEARING NOISE – F-250/350 4X2 VEHICLES BUILT PRIOR TO 7/21/2006
Publication Date: July 26, 2006

FORD:
2005-2007 F-250, F-350

This article supersedes TSB 06-12-9 to update model years and to add a production fix date.

ISSUE:

Some 2005-2007 F-Super Duty 250/350 4X2 vehicles built prior to 07/21/2006 may exhibit front wheel bearings that are noisy. This may be caused by bearing contamination due to road debris or water.

ACTION:

Use the following Service Procedure to resolve the concern.

SERVICE PROCEDURE

  1. Replace bearings and related parts as necessary.
  2. Install a revised brake disc shield which includes a foam seal to help reduce bearing contamination from road debris and water. Remove brake disc shields per Workshop Manual, Section 206-03 “Removal and Installation” “Brake Disc Shield” and replace.

PART NUMBERPART NAME
7C3Z-2B159-BDust Shield Assy RH
7C3Z-2B159-ADust Shield Assy LH

WARRANTY STATUS:

Eligible Under Provisions Of New Vehicle Limited Warranty Coverage

OPERATIONDESCRIPTIONTIME
061602A2005-2007 F-Super Duty 250/350 4X2: Install Front Brake Dust Shields, Includes Time To Remove Wheel Bearings, Inspect And Replace If Necessary: Both Sides (Do Not Use With 3105A, 3049A, 2134A, 1107A)1.8 Hrs.
MT061602Claim Additional Labor Required As Actual Time Or Use SLTS Operation If AvailableActual Time

DEALER CODING

BASIC PART NO.CONDITION CODE
2K00549

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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