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TSB
05-13-16
  • FEAD BELT FRAYED/SHREDDED/BROKEN – 6.0L DIESEL ENGINE – VEHICLES BUILT THROUGH 1/1/2005
Publication Date: June 27, 2005

FORD:
2003-2005 Excursion, F-Super Duty
2004-2005 E-Series

ISSUE:

Some 2003-2005 F-Super Duty, Excursion and 2004-2005 E-Series vehicles equipped with the 6.0L engine and built prior to 1/1/2005, may exhibit a frayed, shredded or broken front end accessory drive (FEAD) belt.

ACTION:

Replace the water pump pulley with a new service pulley, and install a new FEAD belt. Refer to Workshop Manual Section 303-03 (Water Pump – 6.0L Diesel). Ensure the new belt is installed properly on all pulleys.


PART NUMBERPART NAME
5C3Z-8509-APulley – Water Pump
3C3Z-8620-DBBelt – Single Generator (F-Series)
3C3Z-8620-BCBelt – Dual Generator (F-Series)
3C2Z-8620-ABBelt – Single Generator (E-Series)
3C2Z-8620-BBBelt – Dual Generator (E-Series)
3C7Z-8620-ACBelt (Excursion)

WARRANTY STATUS:

Eligible Under Provisions Of New Vehicle Limited Warranty Coverage

OPERATIONDESCRIPTIONTIME
051316A2003-2005 F-Super Duty/Excursion 6.0L: Replace The Water Pump Pulley And Install A New Accessory Drive Belt (Do Not Use With 8509A, 8620F, 8501A)1.3 Hrs.
051316A2004-2005 E-Series 6.0L: Replace The Water Pump Pulley, And Install A New Accessory Drive Belt (Do Not Use With 8509A, 8620F, 8501A)2.0 Hrs.

DEALER CODING

BASIC PART NO.CONDITION CODE
850930

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