Technical Service Bulletins
|Publication Date: November 30, 2004|
|1999-2004 Super Duty F-53 Stripped Chas.|
This article supersedes TSB 02-09-09 to update the Service Procedure and affected model years.
Some 1999-2004 F-53 Stripped Chassis vehicles equipped with a 6.8L engine, may ingest water into the air filter while driving in the rain. This can cause loss of power and/or engine stumble.
Replace the air cleaner inlet tube with a revised tube and strap. Refer to the following Service Procedure.
- Remove and discard existing shield. 2002-2004 model year vehicles are equipped with a long shield (Figure 1) and 1999-2001 model year vehicles are equipped with a short shield (Figure 2).
Figure 1 – Article 04-24-22
Figure 2 – Article 04-24-22
- Remove and discard the existing air inlet tube. To remove, grasp the air inlet tube at the bottom of the air cleaner assembly and pull downward.
- Remove and discard existing retention strap.
- Install revised air inlet tube into the bottom of the air cleaner assembly and secure with revised strap (Figure 3).
Figure 3 – Article 04-24-22
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|NOTE:||WARRANTY COVERAGE DOES NOT EXTEND TO THE DIESEL ENGINE COVERAGE OF 5/100. CAUSAL PART IS COVERED UNDER BUMPER-TO-BUMPER ONLY.|
Eligible Under Provisions Of New Vehicle Limited Warranty Coverage
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