Technical Service Bulletins
|Publication Date: FEBRUARY 16, 2001|
|1998 F-250 LD|
1998-2001 EXPEDITION, F-150
1999-2001 SUPER DUTY F SERIES
Some vehicles may exhibit the engine oil sending unit contacting the oil drip shield attached to the front axle. This may be caused by tight tolerances between the engine oil sending unit and the engine oil drip shield. This may cause a malfunction of the engine oil sending unit.
If the engine oil sending unit needs to be replaced due to contact with the drip shield, modify the engine oil drip shield as shown. Refer to the following Service Procedure for details.
|NOTE:||IF THE ENGINE OIL SENDING UNIT NEEDS TO BE REPLACED IN SERVICE, MODIFY THE ENGINE OIL DRIP SHIELD BEFORE INSTALLING THE NEW ENGINE OIL SENDING UNIT.|
- Remove oil drip shield from front axle. This shield is attached to the front axle by three (3) bolts.
- Modify shield as shown (Figure 1). Remove excess material from shield. Remove any sharp edges or burrs upon finishing cutting operation.
- Reinstall engine oil drip shield.
OTHER APPLICABLE ARTICLES:
Eligible Under The Provisions Of Bumper To Bumper Warranty Coverage
|010402A||Modify Engine Oil Drip Shield||0.1 Hr.|
|BASIC PART NO.||CONDITION CODE|
Figure 1 – Article 01-4-2
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