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TSB
11-12-2
  • 6R80 TRANSMISSION – EXCESSIVE GEAR SELECTOR EFFORT- COLD CLIMATE CONDITIONS – BUILT ON OR BEFORE 11/16/2011
Publication Date: December 6, 2011

FORD:
2009-2012 Expedition, F-150
LINCOLN:
2009-2012 Navigator

This article supersedes TSB 11-3-8 to add a production fix date, update the vehicle model lines and model years.

ISSUE:

Some 2009-2012 F-150, Expedition and Navigator vehicles built on or before 11/16/2011 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/ESP coverage limits/policies 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
111202A2009-2012 Expedition, Navigator, F-150: Install Snow Shield (Do Not Use With Any Other Labor Operations)0.4 Hr.

DEALER CODING

BASIC PART NO.CONDITION CODE
7E39569