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TSB
11-8-13
  • 6.7L – MIL ON – DTCS P207F, P20EE, P2200, P2201, P2209, P164A, P2A00 AND/OR P0133 – BUILT ON OR BEFORE 4/15/2011
Publication Date: August 17, 2011

FORD:
2011 F-Super Duty

This article supersedes TSB 10-19-7 to update the production fix date and Service Procedure.

ISSUE:

Some 2011 Model Year F-Super-Duty vehicles equipped with 6.7L engines and built on or before 4/15/2011 may exhibit malfunction indicator lamp (MIL) on with diagnostic trouble codes (DTC) P207F, P20EE, P2200, P2201, P2209, P164A, P2A00 and/or P0133.

ACTION:

Follow the Service Procedure steps to correct the condition.

SERVICE PROCEDURE

If DTCs P207F, P20EE, P2200, P2201, P2209, P164A P2A00 and/or P0133 are stored in powertrain control module (PCM) memory:

  1. Replace NOx Sensor with updated service component. Refer to Workshop Manual, Section 303-14B for NOx sensor replacement.
  2. Reprogram the PCM to the latest calibration using IDS release 74.03 or later. This new calibration is not included in the VCM 2011.7 DVD. Calibration files may also be obtained at www.motorcraft.com.
  3. Reset/clear the NOx sensor adaptive learn tables. Resetting/clearing of the adaptive learn tables can be accomplished with IDS by selecting the following: Powertrain Service Functions Reset/Clear Specified Function Nitrogen Oxide selection.
    1. Adaptive learn tables for the NOx sensor are not reset during PCM reprogramming and will need to be reset/cleared to prevent the code/codes from being set falsely.

      NOTE:PLEASE ADVISE THE CUSTOMER THAT THIS VEHICLE IS EQUIPPED WITH AN ADAPTIVE TRANSMISSION SHIFT STRATEGY WHICH ALLOWS THE VEHICLE’S COMPUTER TO LEARN THE TRANSMISSION’S UNIQUE PARAMETERS AND IMPROVE SHIFT QUALITY. WHEN THE ADAPTIVE STRATEGY IS RESET, THE COMPUTER WILL BEGIN A RE-LEARNING PROCESS. THIS RE-LEARNING PROCESS MAY RESULT IN FIRMER THAN NORMAL UPSHIFTS AND DOWNSHIFTS FOR SEVERAL DAYS.


PART NUMBERPART NAME
BC3Z-9D378-GNOx Sensor

WARRANTY STATUS:

Eligible Under Provisions Of New Vehicle Limited Warranty Coverage And Emissions Warranty Coverage
IMPORTANT: Warranty coverage limits/policies are not altered by a TSB. Warranty coverage limits are determined by the identified causal part.

OPERATIONDESCRIPTIONTIME
110813A2011 F-Super Duty 6.7L: Check DTCs, Replace The NOx Sensor, And Reprogram The PCM (Do Not Use With Any Other Labor Operations)1.0 Hr.

DEALER CODING

BASIC PART NO.CONDITION CODE
9D37842

NOTE: The information in Technical Service Bulletins is intended for use by trained, professional technicians with the knowledge, tools, and equipment to do the job properly and safely. It informs these technicians of conditions that may occur on some vehicles, or provides information that could assist in proper vehicle service. The procedures should not be performed by “do-it-yourselfers”. Do not assume that a condition described affects your car or truck. Contact a Ford or Lincoln dealership to determine whether the Bulletin applies to your vehicle. Warranty Policy and Extended Service Plan documentation determine Warranty and/or Extended Service Plan coverage unless stated otherwise in the TSB article. The information in this Technical Service Bulletin (TSB) was current at the time of printing. Ford Motor Company reserves the right to supercede this information with updates. The most recent information is available through Ford Motor Company’s on-line technical resources.

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