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96-22-5
  • MASS AIR FLOW SENSOR – REPLACEMENT AS AN ASSEMBLY – SERVICE TIP
Publication Date: OCTOBER 21, 1996

FORD:
1992-1994 TEMPO
1992-1997 CROWN VICTORIA, ESCORT, MUSTANG, PROBE, TAURUS, THUNDERBIRD
1994-1997 ASPIRE
1995-1997 CONTOUR
LINCOLN-MERCURY:
1991-1994 CAPRI
1992-1994 TOPAZ
1992-1997 CONTINENTAL, COUGAR, GRAND MARQUIS, SABLE, TOWN CAR, TRACER
1993-1997 MARK VIII
1995-1997 MYSTIQUE
LIGHT TRUCK:
1992-1997 AEROSTAR, EXPLORER, RANGER
1993-1997 VILLAGER
1994-1996 BRONCO
1994-1997 ECONOLINE
1995-1997 F-150, WINDSTAR
1997 EXPEDITION, MOUNTAINEER

ISSUE:

The Mass Air Flow (MAF) sensor is not designed to be removed from its body (die-cast or plastic) for servicing. The sensing elements located inside the by-pass tube can be damaged by poking/probing/touching.

ACTION:

Service the MAF sensor as an assembly (refer to Figure 1).




Figure 1 – Article 96-22-5

WARNING:DO NOT DISASSEMBLE THE MAF SENSOR.

OTHER APPLICABLE ARTICLES:

NONE

WARRANTY STATUS:

Information Only

OASIS CODES:

203000, 204000, 206000, 607000, 610000, 610500, 611000, 611500, 614000, 614500, 698298