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TSB
11-3-8
  • 6R80 TRANSMISSION – EXCESSIVE GEAR SELECTOR EFFORT- COLD CLIMATE CONDITIONS
Publication Date: March 8, 2011

FORD:
2009-2011 F-150

This article supersedes TSB 10-24-7 to update the vehicle model years.

ISSUE:

Some 2009-2011 F-150 vehicles may exhibit excessive effort with the gear selector lever in cold climate conditions. This may be caused by snow building up around the shift cable and lever. A new snow shield kit has been released to alleviate this condition.

ACTION:

Follow the Service Procedure to correct the concern.

SERVICE PROCEDURE

Install a snow shield. Refer to the kit instructions for proper installation.

PART NUMBERPART NAME
AL3Z-7B147-ASnow Shield (4X4)
AL3Z-7B147-BSnow Shield (4X2)

WARRANTY STATUS:

Eligible Under Provisions Of New Vehicle Limited Warranty Coverage
IMPORTANT: Warranty coverage limits/policies are not altered by a TSB. Warranty coverage limits are determined by the identified causal part.

OPERATIONDESCRIPTIONTIME
110308A2009-2011 F-150: Install Snow Shield (Do Not Use With Any Other Labor Operations)0.4 Hr.

DEALER CODING

BASIC PART NO.CONDITION CODE
7E39569

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 or Lincoln 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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