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04-24-11
  • MOMENTARY RETURN TO IDLE DURING AGGRESSIVE ACCELERATION – DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) P0123 – 7.3L ENGINE
Publication Date: November 24, 2004

FORD:
2001-2003 Excursion, F-Super Duty

ISSUE:

Some 2001-2003 F-Series Super Duty and Excursion vehicles equipped with the 7.3L engine and a non-adjustable (fixed) accelerator pedal, may exhibit the malfunction indicator lamp (MIL) illuminated intermittently, and a momentary return to idle during aggressive acceleration. Diagnostic trouble code (DTC) P0123 will be stored in the powertrain control module (PCM) when the condition occurs, but may be cleared after forty (40) vehicle warm up cycles if no repeat conditions occur.

ACTION:

If normal PC/ED Manual diagnostics do not identify a root cause, install a revised fixed accelerator pedal. Refer to Workshop Manual Section 310-02.


PART NUMBERPART NAME
1C3Z-9F836-BAPedal – Accelerator

WARRANTY STATUS:

Eligible Under Provisions Of New Vehicle Limited Warranty Coverage

OPERATIONDESCRIPTIONTIME
042411AReplace Accelerator Pedal (Includes Time To Check And Clear Diagnostic Trouble Codes)0.4 Hr.

DEALER CODING

BASIC PART NO.CONDITION CODE
9F83642

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