Fulltext TSBs

Technical Service Bulletins

04-24-14

  • GENERAL PCM PROGRAMMING PROCEDURES
04-20-6

  • TICKING OR KNOCKING NOISE COMING FROM
    THE CATALYTIC CONVERTERS
04-18-11

  • BODY-CORROSION AT BOTTOM OF DOOR OR
    TAILGATE HEM FLANGE – REPAIR PROCEDURE

03-23-2

  • BODY – MIRROR – EXTERIOR MIRROR GLASS
    AND MOTOR REPLACEMENT – SERVICE TIPS

03-21-45

  • ENGINE – 7.3L – EXTERNAL OIL LEAK
    DIAGNOSIS FOR 7.3L DIT ENGINES
03-21-40

  • DRIVEABILITY – BUCK/SURGE FELT WITH
    SPEED CONTROL ENGAGED – 7.3L ENGINE ONLY
  • ELECTRICAL – BUCK/SURGE FELT WITH
    SPEED CONTROL ENGAGED – 7.3L ENGINE ONLY
  • ELECTRICAL – SPEED CONTROL –
    BUCK/SURGE FELT WITH SPEED CONTROL ENGAGED – 7.3L
    ENGINE ONLY
03-21-37

  • ROUGH IDLE – NEW TOOL FOR TESTING
    ROUGH IDLE – INJECTOR PERFORMANCE ANALYZER – SERVICE
    TIP
03-21-31

  • ROUGH IDLE – INJECTOR BORE SCUFFING
    DURING ENGINE BREAK-IN PERIOD – SERVICE TIP

03-21-27

  • FUEL SYSTEM – 7.3L DIRECT INJECTION
    (DI) TURBO DIESEL – NO RETURN FUEL FLOW TO FUEL TANK –
    BEGINNING WITH VEHICLES BUILT 2/9/94
  • LOW PERFORMANCE/LACK OF POWER – 7.3L
    DIRECT INJECTION (DI) TURBO DIESEL – NO RETURN FUEL
    FLOW TO FUEL TANK – BEGINNING WITH VEHICLES BUILT
    2/9/94
03-21-26

  • NOISE – “MOANING” AT 1500-2000 RPM –
    4X4 VEHICLES WITH 7.3L DIT ENGINE

03-21-25

  • WIRING – AFTERMARKET WIRING
    ALTERATIONS – SERVICE TIP
03-21-23

  • DRIVEABILITY – LOW RPM – NO START –
    RUNS POORLY – STALL – 7.3L DIT ENGINE

03-21-21

  • LEAK – OIL LEAK AT ENGINE VALLEY PAN
    AND/OR HIGH PRESSURE OIL PUMP – VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH
    7.3L DIESEL ENGINE
03-21-20

  • ENGINE – 7.3L DIT – GLOW PLUG START-UP
    ON-TIME DURING COLD TEMPERATURE – SERVICE TIP

03-21-19

  • ENGINE – 7.3L DI – VIBRATION AT
    2600-3000 RPM – VEHICLES WITH 4X4
  • NOISEVIBRATION – MOANING/VIBRATION AT
    2600-3000 RPM – VEHICLES WITH 7.3L DI AND 4X4

03-21-3

  • DRIVEABILITY – REDUCED POWER – NO
    START – 7.3L D.I. TURBO – IDM MODULE – NO DIAGNOSTIC
    TROUBLE CODES
03-21-1

  • DRIVEABILITY – LOSS OF POWER – MIL
    CODES 128 AND 845 (94 MY) OR P0236 AND P0238 (95-97
    MY) – 7.3L DIRECT INJECTION TURBO DIESEL – INCORRECT
    MAP SENSOR
03-20-3

  • DRIVEABILITY – MALFUNCTION INDICATOR
    LAMP (MIL) ILLUMINATED WITH DTC’S P0442, P0455, P0456,
    P0457, P1442 OR CHECK FUEL CAP LAMP ILLUMINATED WITH
    DTC P0457
03-19-10

  • BRAKES – BRAKE PULL – 4X4 F-250/350
    AND 4X4 EXCURSION VEHICLES ONLY
03-18-1

  • ELECTRICAL – REMOTE KEYLESS ENTRY
    (RKE) – SERVICE TIPS
03-14-8

  • TRANSMISSION – NEW TRANSMISSION COOLER
    FLUSHER – SERVICE TIPS
02-21-1

  • TRANSMISSION – 4R100/E4OD – TORQUE
    CONVERTER ACCESS EXTERNAL DUST PLUG MAY BECOME
    DISLODGED
02-17-6

  • LAMP – BRAKE – INADVERTENT DISABLING
    OF BRAKE SHIFT INTERLOCK
02-16-4

  • FUEL SYSTEM – FUEL PUMP
    “WHINING”/”BUZZING” NOISE COMES THROUGH ENTERTAINMENT
    OR TWO-WAY RADIO SPEAKER
  • RADIO – ENTERTAINMENT OR TWO-WAY
    COMMUNICATION – “WHINING”/”BUZZING” NOISE IN SPEAKERS
    CAUSED BY FUEL PUMP
  • NOISE – “WHINING”/”BUZZING” – COMES
    THROUGH SPEAKERS OF ENTERTAINMENT OR TWO-WAY RADIO

02-3-5

  • BODY – “SQUEAK” OR BIND FROM TAILGATE
  • NOISE – “SQUEAK” OR BIND FROM TAILGATE
02-1-9

  • ENGINE – ENGINE OIL – RECOMMENDED
    APPLICATIONS FOR SAE 5W-20 AND SAE 5W-30 MOTOR OILS –
    GASOLINE AND FLEXIBLE FUEL VEHICLES ONLY

01-24-6

  • ENGINE – ENGINE OIL SYSTEM PRIMING
    PROCEDURES – SERVICE TIPS
01-23-6

  • ENGINE COOLANT – PROPYLENE GLYCOL –
    FORD MOTOR COMPANY POSITION ON ENGINE COOLANTS MADE
    FROM PROPYLENE GLYCOL
  • ENGINE COOLANT – PROPYLENE
    GLYCOL-BASED – FORD MOTOR COMPANY POSITION ON
    PROPYLENE GLYCOL-BASED ENGINE COOLANTS

01-15-6

  • CLIMATE CONTROL – REPEAT HEATER CORE
    FAILURE
  • COOLING SYSTEM – REPEAT HEATER CORE
    FAILURE
01-15-2

  • DRIVEABILITY – BI-FUEL – NO START IN
    BI-FUEL MODE – ALT FUEL LIGHT ON – VEHICLES EQUIPPED
    WITH BI-FUEL ENGINE ONLY
01-10-12

  • WIRING – WIRE HARNESS TERMINAL REPAIR
    KIT AND WIRE SPLICE PROCEDURE
01-10-6

  • DRIVEABILITY – BI-FUEL – COMPUVALVE
    PRE-REPLACEMENT CHECK LIST – SERVICE TIPS

01-9-7

  • DRIVEABILITY – HO2S (HEATED OXYGEN
    SENSOR), CATALYST, AND FUEL SYSTEM MONITORS – SERVICE
    TIPS – OBD II VEHICLES ONLY
00-23-10

  • TRANSMISSION – FLUID IN-LINE FILTER
    KIT – REPEAT REPAIRS OF TRANSMISSION – SERVICE TIPS

99-25-6

  • BRAKES – INCORRECT ROTOR THICKNESS
    STAMPED ON ROTOR – F-150 4X2 ONLY
  • BRAKES – INCORRECT WORKSHOP MANUAL
    ROTOR DISCARD THICKNESS SPECIFICATION

99-24-2

  • LOCKS – REPLACE AND/OR REPAIR ANY LOCK
    COMPONENT – AVAILABILITY OF INDIVIDUAL LOCKS

99-23-6

  • TRANSMISSION – 4R100 – FLEXPLATE
    REPLACEMENT – VEHICLES WITH 7.3L DIESEL ENGINE –
    SERVICE TIP
99-15-2

  • TRANSMISSION – NEW TRANSMISSION FLUSH
    AND FILL TOOL AVAILABLE THROUGH ROTUNDA

99-11-1

  • NOISE – TSB SPECIAL FOR
    NOISE/VIBRATION/HARSHNESS
  • VIBRATION – TSB SPECIAL FOR
    NOISE/VIBRATION/HARSHNESS
99-8-15

  • INTERIOR TRIM – DOOR TRIM PANEL
    REPLACEMENT – SERVICE TIP
99-6-5

  • WINDNOISE – AROUND SIDE DOOR(S) –
    SERVICE TIPS
99-4-3

  • REPROGRAMMING POWERTRAIN CONTROL
    MODULES (PCMS) – OUT-OF-VEHICLE – EEC V VEHICLES ONLY

99-2-3

  • WATER LEAKS – WINDSHIELD SEALING –
    SERVICE TIP
  • WINDSHIELD – SEALING – SERVICE TIP
98-26-2

  • FUEL – INFORMATION ON GASOLINE – TIPS
    TO RESOLVE VOLATILITY RELATED DRIVEABILITY CONCERNS

98-24-6

  • ELECTRICAL – NEW TERMINAL GREASE
    RELEASED FOR SERVICE
98-23-21

  • SUSPENSION – FRONT OR REAR –
    SIDE-TO-SIDE LEVELING PROCEDURES AND ATTITUDE SERVICE
    KITS FOR F-53 RV BASIC STRIPPED CHASSIS

98-23-14

  • FEAD – BELT TENSIONER WEAR – VEHICLES
    WITH 7.3L DI TURBO ENGINE
98-23-13

  • HESITATION/STUMBLE – POOR SEAL ON
    INJECTOR O-RINGS – 7.3L DI TURBO
  • IDLE – ROUGH – POOR SEAL ON INJECTOR
    O-RINGS – 7.3L DI TURBO
  • LACK OF POWER/POOR PERFORMANCE – POOR
    SEAL ON INJECTOR O-RINGS – 7.3L DI TURBO
  • STALLS – POOR SEAL ON INJECTOR O-RINGS
    – 7.3L DI TURBO
  • OIL – EXCESSIVE OIL CONSUMPTION – POOR
    SEAL ON INJECTOR O-RINGS – 7.3L DI TURBO

98-23-10

  • MASS AIR FLOW (MAF) – SENSOR
    CONTAMINATION – SERVICE TIP
98-21-20

  • STEERING – STEERING WHEEL ALIGNMENT –
    CLEAR VISION – VEHICLES WITH MOTORHOME CHASSIS

98-21-19

  • TRANSMISSION – E4OD – ERRATIC 4-3
    SHIFT HUNTING – NO 3-4 SHIFT AFTER CRESTING A GRADE –
    F-53 MODEL VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH 7.5L ENGINE

98-21-7

  • BRAKES – FLUID ON BRAKE SHOES – REAR
    AXLE SEAL LEAK – F-53 MODEL VEHICLES
  • AXLE – REAR AXLE SEAL LEAK – F-53
    MODEL VEHICLES
98-20-10

  • EXHAUST SYSTEM – LOOSE CATALYST OR
    MUFFLER HEAT SHIELDS
  • NOISE – “BUZZING” OR “RATTLING” –
    LOOSE CATALYST OR MUFFLER HEAT SHIELDS

98-18-2

  • PAINT – EXTERIOR – WORLDWIDE
    RECOMMENDED PAINT MATERIALS FOR WARRANTY AND AFTER
    WARRANTY REPAIRS
98-16-8

  • TRANSMISSION – E4OD/4R100 – 1989-99 –
    MAIN CONTROLS, SEPARATOR PLATES AND SEPARATOR PLATE
    GASKETS USAGE CHART
98-15-12

  • EMISSIONS – AVAILABILITY OF
    EVAPORATIVE EMISSION CANISTER COMPONENTS

98-15-8

  • STEERING – SHIMMY – DIAGNOSTIC
    PROCEDURE – 4X2 AND 4X4 VEHICLES

98-15-6

  • EXHAUST – EXHAUST LEAK AT EXHAUST
    MANIFOLDS – VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH 7.0L OR 7.5L ENGINE

98-15-1

  • MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) – MIL
    ILLUMINATED WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS)
    P1391, P1393, P1395 AND/OR P1396 STORED IN MEMORY –
    F-250 AND F-350 CALIFORNIA ONLY AND ECONOLINE –
    VEHICLES WITH 7.3L ENGINE
98-12-5

  • AIR CONDITIONING – FILTERING
    REFRIGERANT AFTER A/C COMPRESSOR REPLACEMENT – SERVICE
    TIPS
98-9-9

  • FUEL INJECTORS – NON-WARRANTY
    REIMBURSEMENT TESTING INFORMATION

98-8-10

  • TRAILER WIRING – CONVERTING A 4-WAY
    TRAILER CONNECTOR SYSTEM TO A 7-WAY HEAVY DUTY SYSTEM
    – SERVICE TIP
98-7-4

  • LEAKS – OIL – AVAILABILITY OF NEW
    SILICONE GASKET AND SEALANT
98-6-13

  • AIR CONDITIONING – COLD AIR FELT ON
    PASSENGER SIDE FLOOR WHILE IN HEAT MODE – F-SERIES AND
    EXPEDITION WITHOUT CONSOLE BLOWER OPTION – VEHICLES
    BUILT THROUGH 8/31/97
98-6-11

  • HESITATION/SURGE – INCORRECT AIR
    CLEANER AND MASS AIR FLOW (MAF) SENSOR
  • MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) – MIL
    ILLUMINATED WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) P0171
    AND/OR P0174 STORED IN MEMORY
  • REDUCED POWER – INCORRECT AIR CLEANER
    AND MASS AIR FLOW (MAF) SENSOR
  • STALL – INCORRECT AIR CLEANER AND MASS
    AIR FLOW (MAF) SENSOR
  • LAMP – MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP
    (MIL) – MIL ILLUMINATED WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES
    (DTCS) P0171 AND/OR P0174 STORED IN MEMORY

98-5A-35

  • BRAKES – REAR PARKING BRAKE CABLE
    BINDS – ALL LISTED VEHICLES BUILT BEFORE 8/20/96 – ALL
    CHASSIS CAB VEHICLES ARE EXCLUDED
  • VIBRATION/SHUDDER FROM REAR – REAR
    BRAKES DRAG DUE TO REAR PARKING BRAKE CABLE BINDING –
    ALL LISTED VEHICLES BUILT BEFORE 8/20/96 – ALL CHASSIS
    CAB VEHICLES ARE EXCLUDED
98-5A-27

  • BRAKES – LUBRICANT LEAKING FROM REAR
    AXLE SEAL(S) CONTAMINATING BRAKE SHOES – SUB-ZERO
    TEMPERATURES – VEHICLES WITH 10.25 INCH RING GEAR
    FULL-FLOATING REAR AXLE
  • AXLE – LUBRICANT LEAKING FROM REAR
    AXLE SEAL(S) – SUB-ZERO TEMPERATURES – VEHICLES WITH
    10.25 INCH RING GEAR FULL-FLOATING REAR AXLE

98-5A-25

  • BRAKES – REAR VIBRATION/SHUDDER WHEN
    APPLYING BRAKES – SERVICE TIPS
  • SHUDDER – REAR – WHEN APPLYING BRAKES
    – SERVICE TIPS
  • VIBRATION – REAR – WHEN APPLYING
    BRAKES – SERVICE TIPS
98-5A-24

  • BRAKES – REAR – GRABBING AND/OR
    “SQUEALING” NOISE DURING FIRST FEW BRAKE APPLICATIONS
    AFTER RAINFALL AND/OR WHILE BRAKES ARE COLD – SINGLE
    REAR WHEEL (SRW) VEHICLES OVER 8500 LBS GVWR
  • NOISE – GRABBING AND/OR “SQUEALING”
    NOISE FROM REAR BRAKES DURING FIRST FEW BRAKE
    APPLICATIONS AFTER RAINFALL AND/OR WHILE BRAKES ARE
    COLD – SINGLE REAR WHEEL (SRW) VEHICLES OVER 8500 LBS
    GVWR
98-5A-23

  • BRAKES – PULL OR DRIFT – DIAGNOSTIC
    AND SERVICE PROCEDURES – 4X2 AND 4X4 MODELS OVER 8500
    LBS GVW
  • STEERING – PULL OR DRIFT – DIAGNOSTIC
    AND SERVICE PROCEDURES – 4X2 AND 4X4 MODELS OVER 8500
    LBS GVW
98-5A-11

  • BRAKES – ELIMINATION OF SANDING ROTORS
    AND DRUMS – SERVICE TIP
98-5A-5

  • BRAKES – AVAILABILITY OF HUB-MOUNT
    BRAKE ROTOR MACHINING EQUIPMENT
  • BRAKE ROTOR MACHINING – AVAILABILITY
    OF HUB-MOUNT BRAKE ROTOR MACHINING EQUIPMENT

98-5A-4

  • BRAKES – PREVENTING BRAKE VIBRATION –
    SERVICE TIP
  • WHEELS – PROPER LUG TORQUE PROCEDURES
    – SERVICE TIP
98-5-8

  • LAMP – MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP
    (MIL) ILLUMINATED – DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC)
    P0503 STORED IN MEMORY – 4X4 VEHICLES ONLY
  • TRANSMISSION – SHIFT CONCERNS AND/OR
    ERRATIC SPEEDOMETER OPERATION – MALFUNCTION INDICATOR
    LAMP (MIL) ILLUMINATED – 4X4 VEHICLES ONLY

98-5-2

  • TIRE – TIRE COMPANY TELEPHONE NUMBERS
    FOR CUSTOMER ASSISTANCE
98-4-19

  • LAMP – FLASHING TRANSMISSION CONTROL
    INDICATOR LAMP (TCIL) WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES
    (DTCS) 62, 628 AND/OR 1728 STORED IN MEMORY
  • TRANSMISSION – E4OD – FLASHING
    TRANSMISSION CONTROL INDICATOR LAMP (TCIL) WITH
    DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) 62, 628 AND/OR 1728
    STORED IN MEMORY
98-4-14

  • STALL – DURING LONG DECEL CONDITIONS
    WHILE IN MANUAL 1 OR MANUAL 2 GEAR – VEHICLES EQUIPPED
    WITH E4OD TRANSMISSION AND CALIFORNIA CALIBRATION 7.3L
    DIT ENGINE
98-3-18

  • DEFROSTER – PERFORMANCE ENHANCEMENT
98-1-15

  • FENDERS – RANDOM HAIRLINE CRACKS “STAR
    CRACKING” IN REAR SHEET MOLDING COMPOSITE (SMC)
    FENDERS – DUAL REAR WHEEL VEHICLES OPERATING IN SEVERE
    DUTY CONDITIONS
98-1-13

  • BUMPER – RUST STAIN – EDGES OF CENTER
    VENT AND FOG LAMP OPENINGS
97-26-18

  • ROUGH IDLE – 7.3L DIT – NEW CYLINDER
    CONTRIBUTION TEST – SERVICE DIAGNOSTIC TIP

97-24-29

  • AXLE – IDENTIFYING FORD DESIGN VS DANA
    DESIGN 10.25 INCH RING GEAR AXLES – SERVICE TIP

97-24-23

  • STALL – ENGINE STALL DURING
    TRANSMISSION ENGAGEMENT – VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH E4OD
    TRANSMISSION
  • TRANSMISSION – E4OD – ENGINE STALL
    DURING ENGAGEMENT
97-24-21

  • IDLE – ROLLING IDLE SPEED – VEHICLES
    OVER 8500 LBS EQUIPPED WITH 5.8L ENGINE

97-24-13

  • REMOTE KEYLESS ENTRY (RKE) –
    DIAGNOSTIC SERVICE TIPS
97-23-13

  • TRANSMISSION – E4OD – NEW DESIGN
    TRANSMISSION CASE AND EXTENSION HOUSING –
    TRANSMISSIONS BUILT AFTER 7/24/97

97-23-9

  • FUEL PUMP – AVAILABILITY OF NEW
    TURBINE STYLE FUEL PUMP AND SENDER – F SUPER DUTY
    MOTORHOME CHASSIS – SERVICE TIP
97-22-17

  • CLUTCH – HARD TO DISENGAGE OR FREQUENT
    REPLACEMENT OF CLUTCH SLAVE CYLINDER – EARLY WEAR-OUT
    OF SLAVE CYLINDER
97-22-12

  • AIR CONDITIONING – FACTORY-INSTALLED
    A/C PREP PACKAGE – PART IDENTIFICATION, LOCATION AND
    WARRANTY COVERAGE – SERVICE TIP
97-22-10

  • STALL – DURING TIP-IN AFTER A SHORT
    IDLE PERIOD – 7.3L DIT ENGINE
97-22-1

  • DELTA PRESSURE FEEDBACK EGR (DPFE) –
    DIAGNOSTIC TIPS
97-20-15

  • DRIVESHAFT – U-JOINT – AVAILABILITY OF
    GREASEABLE SERVICE PARTS
  • DRIVESHAFT – U-JOINT – IDENTIFICATION
    OF SERVICE PARTS BY MEASUREMENT
  • DRIVESHAFT – U-JOINTS – IDENTIFICATION
    OF SERVICE PARTS BY MEASUREMENT
97-19-20

  • TRANSMISSION – E4OD – MAIN REGULATOR
    BOOSTER VALVE AND SLEEVE SERVICE KIT – SERVICE TIP

97-19-11

  • COOLING SYSTEM – “ON-VEHICLE” HEATER
    CORE PRESSURE TEST REQUIRED FOR WARRANTY CLAIM

97-17-25

  • TRANSMISSION – E4OD – NEW DESIGN
    REVERSE CLUTCH ASSEMBLY – TRANSMISSION BUILT FROM
    3/26/97
97-17-2

  • REAR VIEW MIRROR – NEW PROCEDURE FOR
    PREFERRED REATTACHMENT METHOD
97-17-1

  • BODY – SHEET MOLDING COMPOSITE (SMC) –
    HOOD/FENDER/DECKLID/LIFTGATE – SMALL COSMETIC DAMAGE
    REPAIR SERVICE TIP
97-15A-1

  • 7.3L DI TURBO POWERSTROKE DIESEL
    ENGINE
97-13-22

  • NOISE/VIBRATION – WHEN DRIVING IN 4X2
    MODE WITH HUBS LOCKED – 4X4 MODELS
  • DRIVELINE – VIBRATION/NOISE – WHEN
    DRIVING IN 4X2 MODE WITH HUBS LOCKED – 4X4 MODELS

97-13-20

  • ENGINE – 7.3L DIT – 1997 ENGINE
    CONTENT REVISIONS – SERVICE TIP
97-12-13

  • TRANSMISSION – C6, E4OD, AOD, 4R70W –
    LOW TRANSMISSION FLUID LEVEL AND/OR SHIFT AND/OR
    ENGAGEMENT CONCERNS – 4X4 AND AWD VEHICLES ONLY

97-10-5

  • AIR CONDITIONING – COMPRESSOR FAILURE
    – INSUFFICIENT AMOUNT OF REFRIGERANT OIL
  • AIR CONDITIONING – LACK OF COOLING –
    INSUFFICIENT AMOUNT OF REFRIGERANT OIL MAY CAUSE
    COMPRESSOR FAILURE
97-9-15

  • NO START – INOPERATIVE FUEL PUMP –
    VEHICLES BUILT THROUGH 12/12/96
  • GAUGES – FUEL GAUGE INOPERATIVE –
    VEHICLES BUILT THROUGH 12/12/96
97-9-8

  • POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULE – REPROGRAM
    POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULE (PCM) – SERVICE PROCEDURES –
    SERVICE TIP
97-9-1

  • PAINT – “RAPGARD” PAINT PROTECTION –
    SERVICE TIP
97-7-8

  • HEADLAMP – HEADLAMP HOUSING MELTS –
    AMBULANCE AND EMERGENCY VEHICLES ONLY

97-6-29

  • TRANSMISSION – E4OD – HARSH/DELAYED
    2-3 UPSHIFTS – VEHICLES WITH 7.3L DIESEL AND 49-STATE
    CALIBRATION – F-SERIES BUILT THROUGH 2/3/97 AND ALL
    1996 E-350
97-6-27

  • NOISE – “RATCHETING” – FRONT AXLE –
    4X4 – SELF-ENGAGEMENT OF AUTOMATIC HUB LOCKS – F-250
    AND F-350 OVER 8500# GVW
  • AXLE – 4X4 – “RATCHETING” NOISE –
    SELF-ENGAGEMENT OF AUTOMATIC HUB LOCKS – F-250 AND
    F-350 OVER 8500# GVW
97-6-17

  • STEERING – HIGH EFFORT DURING HIGHWAY
    DRIVING – F SUPER DUTY MOTORHOME CHASSIS VEHICLES
    BUILT FROM 7/1/93 THROUGH 8/9/96

97-5-15

  • SPEEDOMETER – SPEEDOMETER/ODOMETER
    INOPERATIVE/ERRATIC AND/OR HARSH TRANSMISSION SHIFTS –
    F-53 CLASS “A” F-SUPER DUTY MOTORHOME CHASSIS

97-4-7

  • FRAME – RIVET REPLACEMENT WITH BOLTS –
    SERVICE TIPS
97-3-10

  • FRAME – “POPPING/CREAKING” – FASTENER
    REPLACEMENT
  • NOISE – “POPPING/CREAKING” – FRONT
    FRAME OR SUSPENSION BRACKETS
97-3-5

  • AIR CONDITIONING – R-134A TRACER DYE
    INSTALLED IN A/C SYSTEM AND THREE O-RING SPRING LOCK
    COUPLERS – SERVICE TIP
97-2-15

  • ENGINE – 6.9L DIESEL – DIAGNOSTIC
    GUIDE
  • ENGINE – 7.3L DI TURBO DIESEL –
    DIAGNOSTIC GUIDE
  • ENGINE – 7.3L IDI DIESEL – DIAGNOSTIC
    GUIDE
  • ENGINE – 7.3L IDI TURBO DIESEL –
    DIAGNOSTIC GUIDE
96-26-18

  • FUEL – LOCKING GASOLINE CAPS – NEW
    PART AVAILABILITY
  • LOCKING FUEL CAPS – NEW PART
    AVAILABILITY
96-26-12

  • TRANSAXLE – TORQUE CONVERTER
    REPLACEMENT GUIDELINES AND TORQUE CONVERTER/TRANSAXLE
    COOLING SYSTEM CLEANING PROCEDURES – SERVICE TIP
  • TRANSMISSION – TORQUE CONVERTER
    REPLACEMENT GUIDELINES AND TORQUE
    CONVERTER/TRANSMISSION COOLING SYSTEM CLEANING
    PROCEDURES – SERVICE TIP
96-25-25

  • NOISE – “RATTLE” – SUMMARY OF CONCERNS
    – SERVICE TIPS
  • NOISE – “SQUEAK” – SUMMARY OF CONCERNS
    – SERVICE TIPS
96-25-18

  • DOOR – POWER POINT ACCESS DOOR BREAKS
    – VEHICLES BUILT THROUGH 8/31/96

96-24-18

  • TRANSMISSION – E4OD – REVISED DESIGN
    FORWARD PLANET THRUST WASHER – SERVICE TIP

96-24-10

  • TRANSMISSION – E4OD – 4R70W – 4R44E –
    5R55E – NEW DIGITAL TRANSMISSION RANGE SENSOR –
    DIAGNOSIS SERVICE TIP
96-24-9

  • TORQUE CONVERTER – LEAK TEST PROCEDURE
    – SERVICE TIP
96-24-6

  • WIRING – ELECTRICAL DIODE
    IDENTIFICATION AND SERVICE REPLACEMENTS

96-23-16

  • FRONT SUSPENSION – LOW IN FRONT/STRIKE
    THROUGH ON BUMPS – F-350 4X4 EXCEPT MONOBEAM AND F-250
    4X4 OVER 8500 GROSS VEHICLE WEIGHT

96-22-1

  • WINDSHIELD AND INTERIOR GLASS –
    FOG/FILM
96-21-17

  • TRANSMISSION – E4OD – UNIQUE OVERDRIVE
    RING GEAR, ONE-WAY CLUTCH RETAINING RING AND SHAFT
    RETAINING RING – SERVICE TIP
96-21-15

  • TRANSMISSION – E4OD – NEW DESIGN
    OVERDRIVE CLUTCH PISTON ASSEMBLY FOR SOME 1996-97
    VEHICLES – VEHICLES BUILT FROM 12/5/95 THROUGH 6/15/96

96-20-13

  • STEERING – WANDER, SHIMMY, DRIFT/PULL,
    ALIGNMENT AND/OR “POP/CLUNK” NOISE IN FRONT AXLE –
    F-250 4X4 VEHICLES ONLY
  • NOISE – “POP/CLUNK” FROM FRONT AXLE
    AREA – F-250 4X4 VEHICLES ONLY
96-20-8

  • AIR CONDITIONING – NEW O-RING
    APPLICATIONS – THICKER O-RINGS FOR SPRING LOCK
    FITTINGS – SERVICE TIP
  • AIR CONDITIONING – SPRING LOCK
    COUPLING CLEANING PROCEDURE – SERVICE TIP

96-20-7

  • AIR CONDITIONING – NEW O-RING
    AVAILABILITY AND APPLICATIONS – SERVICE TIP

96-20-1

  • PAINT – 1997 COLOR CHART – AFTERMARKET
    SUPPLIER CROSS-REFERENCE LIST
96-15-6

  • AIR CONDITIONING – FILTERING
    REFRIGERANT – SYSTEM FLUSHING – TRACER DYE – LEAK
    TESTING – O-RING TOOL – TSB REPUBLICATION TO INCLUDE
    LATEST MODEL YEAR
96-12-9

  • NOISE – “CHATTER” DURING TIGHT TURNS
    OR TURNS AFTER AN EXTENDED PERIOD OF HIGHWAY DRIVING –
    TRACTION-LOK DIFFERENTIAL – 7.5 AND 8.8 INCH RING GEAR
    REAR AXLES
  • AXLE – NEW SERVICE KIT AVAILABLE FOR
    TRACTION-LOK DIFFERENTIAL – 7.5 AND 8.8 INCH RING GEAR
  • AXLE – TRACTION-LOK DIFFERENTIAL – 7.5
    AND 8.8 INCH RING GEAR – “CHATTER” NOISE DURING TIGHT
    TURNS OR TURNS AFTER AN EXTENDED PERIOD OF HIGHWAY
    DRIVING
96-11-1

  • LOCKS – INTRODUCTION OF NEW LOCK
    DESIGN – SERVICE TIP