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05-11-5
  • VARIOUS DIRVEABILITY CONDITIONS – 6.0L DIESEL – VEHICLES BUILT BEFORE 9/30/2003
Publication Date: May 20, 2005

FORD:
2003-2004 Excursion, F-Super Duty

ISSUE:

Some 2003-2004 F-Series Super Duty and Excursion vehicles built before 9/30/2003 and equipped with the 6.0L diesel engine, may exhibit any of the following conditions: RPM surge at idle, audible EGR surge, low power/smoke/rough idle following a cold start that corrects after engine is warm, buck/jerk on resume in speed control, or diagnostic trouble code (DTC) P1729.

ACTION:

Reprogram the powertrain control module (PCM), transmission control module (TCM), and fuel injection control module (FICM) to the latest calibration using WDS release B37.4 or higher. Calibration files may also be obtained at www.motorcraft.com.

NOTE:THIS CALIBRATION ALSO REDUCES THE EGR ON-TIME DURING EXTENDED IDLE.

WARRANTY STATUS:

Eligible Under Provisions Of New Vehicle Limited Warranty Coverage And Emissions Warranty Coverage

OPERATIONDESCRIPTIONTIME
051105A2003-2004 Super Duty/Excursion 6.0L Check Diagnostic Trouble Codes And Reprogram The Powertrain Control Module, Transmission Control Module And Fuel Injection Control Module (Do Not Use With 12650D, 12650D84)0.7 Hr.

DEALER CODING

BASIC PART NO.CONDITION CODE
RECALEM04