Fulltext TSBs

Technical Service Bulletins

06-4-2

  • BATTERY SERVICE – OPERATION OF BATTERY
    EYE – CHARGING SERVICE TIPS
05-26-10

  • CLUNK OR BUMP WHEN STARTING FROM A
    STOP
05-23-3

  • REAR AXLE NOISE REPAIR
05-22-8

  • WDS COP KIT DIAGNOSTIC TIPS – COIL ON
    PLUG (COP) IGNITION SYSTEMS – ENGINE MISFIRE OR ROUGH
    RUNNING
05-5-6

  • ALTERNATIVE FUEL VEHICLE – COMPRESSED
    NATURAL GAS FUEL TANK INSPECTION

05-5-4

  • USE OF STAINLESS STEEL EXHAUST STUDS
    IN SERVICE FOR 5.4L 2V ENGINE
05-4-17

  • INTERMITTENT ROUGH IDLE –
    NON-COMMANDED EGR FLOW
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

04-5-7

  • BODY – FRONT WINDOW(S) – POP/THUMP
    NOISE AT END OF WINDOW TRAVEL AND/OR DRIVER’S WINDOW
    BOUNCE BACK AND REVERSE TO MID-POSITION

04-1-6

  • NOISE – DRIVELINE CLUNKING/GRUNTING
    NOISE OR SHUDDER SENSATION DURING LIGHT TO MODERATE
    ACCELERATION AND/OR BRAKING
  • TRANSMISSION – DRIVELINE
    CLUNKING/GRUNTING NOISE OR SHUDDER SENSATION DURING
    LIGHT TO MODERATE ACCELERATION AND/OR BRAKING

03-23-2

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

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

03-21-29

  • ENGINE – 7.3L DIT – 1998-99 ENGINE
    CONTENT REVISIONS – SERVICE TIP
03-20-6

  • DRIVEABILITY – DEDICATED COMPRESSED
    NATURAL GAS (CNG) VEHICLES – 4.6L AND 5.4L ENGINE –
    ROUGH IDLE, HARD START OR NO START WHEN COLD – LOSS OF
    POWER – LEAN FUEL DTC’S – RESTRICTED CATALYTIC
    CONVERTER
  • ENGINE – DEDICATED COMPRESSED NATURAL
    GAS (CNG) VEHICLES – 4.6L AND 5.4L ENGINE – ROUGH
    IDLE, HARD START OR NO START WHEN COLD – LOSS OF POWER
    – LEAN FUEL DTC’S – RESTRICTED CATALYTIC CONVERTER

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
03-18-3

  • DRIVEABILITY – DEDICATED COMPRESSED
    NATURAL GAS (CNG) – ROUGH IDLE OR NO START WHEN COLD –
    VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH DEDICATED 4.6L OR 5.4L CNG
    ENGINE ONLY
03-18-1

  • ELECTRICAL – REMOTE KEYLESS ENTRY
    (RKE) – SERVICE TIPS
03-15-13

  • STEERING – TIE ROD END INSPECTION
    PROCEDURE
03-14-8

  • TRANSMISSION – NEW TRANSMISSION COOLER
    FLUSHER – SERVICE TIPS
03-10-4

  • DRIVEABILITY – BI-FUEL LPG LOW FLOW
    INJECTOR SERVICE ASSEMBLY WITH COOLANT LOCK-OFF

03-10-3

  • DRIVEABILITY – BI-FUEL CNG/LPG LOW
    FLOW INJECTOR SERVICE KIT WITHOUT COOLANT LOCK-OFF
  • DRIVEABILITY – CRANK NO START –
    BI-FUEL CNG/LPG VEHICLES – LOW FLOW INJECTOR SERVICE
    KIT WITHOUT COOLANT LOCK-OFF
03-10-2

  • DRIVEABILITY – COMPRESSED NATURAL GAS
    (CNG) – ROUGH IDLE OR NO START WHEN COLD – VEHICLES
    EQUIPPED WITH CNG BI-FUEL ENGINE ONLY

03-6-6

  • DRIVEABILITY – BI-FUEL – OXYGEN SENSOR
    DIAGNOSTICS – HIGH OXYGEN SENSOR VOLTAGE READING

03-4-2

  • FUEL – BI-FUEL – CNG FUEL LEAK AT FILL
    VALVE – E-SERIES AND F-SERIES CNG FILL VALVE – REVISED
    SERVICE PARTS
02-22-1

  • DRIVEABILITY – SURGE/ROLLING IDLE –
    GEAR DRIVEN SYNCHRONIZERS – INCORRECT INSTALLATION –
    CAMSHAFT POSITION SYNCHRONIZER (CMP) INSTALLATION TOOL
    CORRECT APPLICATION
  • ENGINE – GEAR DRIVEN SYNCHRONIZERS –
    INCORRECT INSTALLATION – CAMSHAFT POSITION
    SYNCHRONIZER (CMP) INSTALLATION TOOL CORRECT
    APPLICATION
02-21-13

  • ENGINE – STRAIGHTEDGE PROCEDURE FOR
    CHECKING CYLINDER HEAD AND BLOCK FLATNESS

02-21-11

  • RIDE – HARSH RIDE – CAB/BODY
    OSCILLATION/BOUNCE – HIGHWAY SPEEDS – 4X2 MODELS ONLY

02-21-4

  • ROOF DITCH MATERIAL CRACKING – SERVICE
    TIPS
02-21-1

  • TRANSMISSION – 4R100/E4OD – TORQUE
    CONVERTER ACCESS EXTERNAL DUST PLUG MAY BECOME
    DISLODGED
02-19-3

  • DRIVEABILITY – IDLE – HIGH IDLE SPEEDS
    – THROTTLE STICKS AFTER STEADY STATE DRIVING IN
    EXTREME COLD AMBIENT TEMPERATURES – VEHICLES BUILT
    THROUGH 12/31/01 EQUIPPED WITH 4.6L ENGINE
  • 4.6L – IDLE – HIGH IDLE SPEEDS –
    THROTTLE STICKS AFTER STEADY STATE DRIVING IN EXTREME
    COLD AMBIENT TEMPERATURES – VEHICLES BUILT THROUGH
    12/31/01 EQUIPPED WITH 4.6L ENGINE

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

02-11-4

  • ENGINE – NEW GASKET REMOVER/CLEANER
    AND SERVICE TIPS FOR ALUMINUM HEADS AND BLOCKS

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

01-21-13

  • DRIVEABILITY – DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE
    CODES (DTC) P0500, P1502 AND/OR U1039 CONTINENTAL
    MODELS ONLY – STICKING OR BINDING IGNITION LOCK
    CYLINDER – HIGH EFFORT WHEN TURNING IGNITION SWITCH
  • ELECTRICAL – STICKING OR BINDING
    IGNITION LOCK CYLINDER – HIGH EFFORT WHEN TURNING
    IGNITION SWITCH
01-21-12

  • IDLE – HIGH IDLE SPEEDS – THROTTLE
    STICKS AFTER STEADY STATE DRIVING IN EXTREME COLD
    AMBIENT TEMPERATURES – VEHICLES BUILT 12/2/1997
    THROUGH 7/15/1999 EQUIPPED WITH 5.4L ENGINE
  • ENGINE – 5.4L – PCV SYSTEM ICING –
    VEHICLES BUILT 12/2/1997 THROUGH 7/15/1999 ONLY

01-21-10

  • ENGINE – 4.6L – OIL LEAK FROM HEAD
    GASKET AREA – ROMEO BUILT ENGINES ONLY

01-21-8

  • DRIVEABILITY – NO CRANK, NO START –
    CORROSION OF THE STARTER CABLE B+ TERMINAL AT THE
    STARTER SOLENOID
  • STARTING – NO CRANK, NO START –
    CORROSION OF THE STARTER CABLE B+ TERMINAL AT THE
    STARTER SOLENOID
01-21-6

  • ELECTRICAL – REVISED MECHANICAL HOOD
    LAMP SWITCH TO REPLACE OLD STYLE MERCURY HOOD LAMP
    SWITCH
01-21-5

  • IDLE – HIGH IDLE SPEEDS – THROTTLE
    STICKS AFTER STEADY STATE DRIVING IN EXTREME COLD
    AMBIENT TEMPERATURES – VEHICLES BUILT THROUGH 11/01/01
    EQUIPPED WITH 5.4L ENGINE
  • ENGINE – 5.4L – PCV SYSTEM ICING –
    VEHICLES BUILT THROUGH 11/01/01
01-21-4

  • DRIVEABILITY – BI-FUEL – LOCK-OFF
    SOLENOID AND SOLENOID TANK VALVE COIL RESISTANCE CHART
    – SERVICE TIPS
01-20-1

  • IDLE – HIGH IDLE AFTER STEADY STATE
    DRIVING IN EXTREME COLD AMBIENT TEMPERATURES –
    VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH 4.2L ENGINE BUILT THROUGH
    1/24/2000
  • ENGINE – 4.2L – PCV SYSTEM ICING –
    AFTER STEADY STATE DRIVING IN EXTREME COLD AMBIENT
    TEMPERATURES – VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH 4.2L ENGINE
    BUILT THROUGH 1/24/2000
01-19-2

  • BRAKES – REAR DRUM – GRABBING DURING
    FIRST FEW BRAKE APPLICATIONS WHILE BRAKES ARE COLD

01-18-2

  • BODY – COSMETIC CRACK IN OUTER DOOR
    PANEL – LOWER REAR CORNER OF WINDOW OPENING –
    INSPECTION AND REPAIR PROCEDURE
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
01-13-6

  • DRIVEABILITY – CNG BI-FUEL – PARAMETER
    IDENTIFICATION DATA (PID) INPUT AND OUTPUT INFORMATION
    – VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH 2.0L OR 5.4L CNG BI-FUEL
    ENGINE ONLY
01-10-12

  • WIRING – WIRE HARNESS TERMINAL REPAIR
    KIT AND WIRE SPLICE PROCEDURE
01-10-11

  • DRIVEABILITY – BI-FUEL COMPONENT
    IDENTIFICATION CHART – BI-FUEL ENGINES ONLY

01-10-6

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

01-10-1

  • DRIVEABILITY – BI-FUEL – PARAMETER
    IDENTIFICATION DATA (PID) INPUT AND OUTPUT INFORMATION
    – VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH 5.4L OR 6.8L BI-FUEL ENGINE
    ONLY
01-9-7

  • DRIVEABILITY – HO2S (HEATED OXYGEN
    SENSOR), CATALYST, AND FUEL SYSTEM MONITORS – SERVICE
    TIPS – OBD II VEHICLES ONLY
01-9-3

  • VIBRATION – FROM DRIVELINE – 4X2
    VEHICLES WITH 4R70W AND 139 INCH WHEELBASE
  • TRANSMISSION – 4R70W – FLUID LEAK FROM
    EXTENSION HOUSING SEAL – 4X2 VEHICLES WITH 139 INCH
    WHEELBASE
01-8-8

  • DRIVEABILITY – BI-FUEL OBD II
    DIAGNOSTIC MONITOR APPLICATION STRATEGIES – BI-FUEL
    VEHICLES ONLY
01-8-7

  • DRIVEABILITY – BI-FUEL – INTERMITTENT
    STARTING OR DRIVEABLITY WIRE HARNESS SERVICE TIPS – IN
    BI-FUEL OR GASOLINE MODE – BI-FUEL VEHICLES ONLY

01-8-2

  • DRIVEABILITY – NO START – BI-FUEL
    LIGHT ON THEN OFF – REVISED DIAGNOSTIC PROCEDURE –
    BI-FUEL VEHICLES ONLY
01-4-2

  • ENGINE – 5.4L – OIL SENDING UNIT
    INTERFERENCE FIT AT ENGINE OIL DRIP SHIELD – 4X4
    VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH 5.4L ENGINE ONLY

01-1-11

  • WATER LEAK – SLIDING REAR WINDOW –
    VEHICLES BUILT THROUGH 4/1999
00-26-1

  • ENGINE – ROUGH IDLE/MISS AFTER
    START-UP DURING COLD AMBIENT TEMPERATURES LESS THAN
    -12 DEGREES C (10 DEGREES F) – VEHICLES BUILT 3/1/1996
    THROUGH 7/31/2000
  • NOISE – FROM ENGINE – ROUGH IDLE/MISS
    AFTER START-UP DURING COLD AMBIENT TEMPERATURES LESS
    THAN -12 DEGREES C (10 DEGREES F) – VEHICLES BUILT
    3/1/1996 THROUGH 7/31/2000
00-23-10

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

00-23-9

  • DRIVEABILITY – COMPUVALVE REPLACEMENT
    PROCEDURE – SERVICE TIP – BI-FUEL VEHICLES ONLY
  • ELECTRICAL – COMPUVALVE REPLACEMENT
    PROCEDURE – SERVICE TIP – BI-FUEL VEHICLES ONLY
  • ENGINE – COMPUVALVE REPLACEMENT
    PROCEDURE – SERVICE TIP – BI-FUEL VEHICLES ONLY

00-23-8

  • DRIVEABILITY – NO CRANK/NO START –
    MOISTURE FREEZES IN STARTER SOLENOID IN TEMPERATURES
    BELOW -12 DEGREES C (10 DEGREES F)
  • ELECTRICAL – NO CRANK/NO START –
    MOISTURE FREEZES IN STARTER SOLENOID IN TEMPERATURES
    BELOW -12 DEGREES C (10 DEGREES F)

00-18-9

  • MIRRORS – SIDE VIEW SIGNAL MIRRORS –
    DELAMINATION OF SIGNAL MIRROR CHROME PLATING – MIRROR
    GLASS BLACK SPOTS
00-12-3

  • SPARK KNOCK – LIGHT-TO-MODERATE
    ACCELERATION – 5.4L VEHICLES ONLY

00-10-4

  • IDLE – ROUGH IDLE SPEED – BI-FUEL
    VEHICLES ONLY
  • STALL – DURING IDLE SPEEDS – BI-FUEL
    VEHICLES ONLY
00-9-5

  • INNER FENDER WELL – DENTED OR DINGED
    FROM STONES BEING THROWN INTO WHEELWELL

00-9-1

  • LEAK – TRANSMISSION FLUID LEAKS AT
    RADIATOR – VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH AUTOMATIC
    TRANSMISSION AND TRANSMISSION OIL COOLER IN RADIATOR
    END TANK
00-6-11

  • CALIBRATION – RECALIBRATION OF
    POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULES (PCMS) AFTER REPLACEMENT –
    SERVICE TIP – ALTERNATE FUEL VEHICLES ONLY

00-1-7

  • DETONATION – MIL ILLUMINATED –
    DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) P0133, P0171 AND/OR
    P1131 STORED IN MEMORY – VEHICLES WITH 5.4L ENGINE
    BUILT BEFORE 11/1/1997
  • HESITATION/STUMBLE – MIL ILLUMINATED –
    DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) P0133, P0171 AND/OR
    P1131 STORED IN MEMORY – VEHICLES WITH 5.4L ENGINE
    BUILT BEFORE 11/1/1997
  • MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) – MIL
    ILLUMINATED – DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) P0133,
    P0171 AND/OR P1131 STORED IN MEMORY – VEHICLES WITH
    5.4L ENGINE BUILT BEFORE 11/1/1997
  • ROUGH IDLE – MIL ILLUMINATED –
    DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) P0133, P0171 AND/OR
    P1131 STORED IN MEMORY – VEHICLES WITH 5.4L ENGINE
    BUILT BEFORE 11/1/1997
  • STALL/NEAR STALL – AT IDLE AND/OR LOW
    SPEEDS – MIL ILLUMINATED – DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES
    (DTCS) P0133, P0171 AND/OR P1131 STORED IN MEMORY –
    VEHICLES WITH 5.4L ENGINE BUILT BEFORE 11/1/1997
  • LAMP – MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP
    (MIL) ILLUMINATED – DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS)
    P0133, P0171 AND/OR P1131 STORED IN MEMORY – VEHICLES
    WITH 5.4L ENGINE BUILT BEFORE 11/1/1997

99-25-6

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

99-25-5

  • BRAKES – REAR BRAKE DRAG AND/OR
    PREMATURE WEAR OF THE REAR BRAKE LININGS

99-24-2

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

99-23-4

  • MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) –
    DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) P0442 AND P0455 – NO
    DRIVEABILITY CONCERNS
99-20-7

  • COOLING SYSTEM – 3.8L – UNDETERMINED
    LOSS OF COOLANT
  • COOLING SYSTEM – 4.2L – UNDETERMINED
    LOSS OF COOLANT
  • ENGINE – 3.8L – ENGINE OIL
    CONTAMINATED WITH COOLANT
  • ENGINE – 4.2L – ENGINE OIL
    CONTAMINATED WITH COOLANT
99-18-8

  • INDUCTION BACKFIRE – ON ACCELERATION –
    ALL AMBIENT TEMPERATURES – VEHICLES WITH 4.2L ENGINE –
    CANADIAN VEHICLES ONLY
99-18-5

  • TRANSMISSION CONTROL INDICATOR LAMP
    (TCIL) – TCIL ILLUMINATED WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE
    (DTC) P0782 STORED IN MEMORY – VEHICLES BUILT BETWEEN
    3/15/1997 AND 12/31/1998 AND WITH 4R70W TRANSMISSION
  • TRANSMISSION – 4R70W – DELAYED OR NO
    2-3 UPSHIFT – VEHICLES BUILT BETWEEN 3/15/1997 AND
    12/31/1998
99-16-4

  • IGNITION KEY – HARD TO REMOVE FROM
    IGNITION CYLINDER
  • IGNITION KEY – HARD TO TURN
99-15-2

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

99-14-10

  • INDUCTION BACKFIRE – VEHICLES IN
    MEXICO ONLY WITH 4.2L ENGINE
  • ENGINE – 4.2L – INDUCTION BACKFIRE –
    VEHICLES IN MEXICO ONLY
99-14-4

  • NOISE – “MOANING” AT 1100 RPM WITH A/C
    COMPRESSOR ENGAGED – VEHICLES WITH 4.2L ENGINE

99-14-3

  • NOISE – “MOANING” FROM FRONT
    DIFFERENTIAL WHILE IN 2-WHEEL DRIVE – VEHICLES BUILT
    THROUGH 4/15/1999
  • AXLE – “MOANING” NOISE FROM FRONT
    DIFFERENTIAL WHILE IN 2-WHEEL DRIVE – VEHICLES BUILT
    THROUGH 4/15/1999
99-13-13

  • ANTI-LOCK BRAKE SYSTEM (ABS) – ABS
    LAMP ILLUMINATED – 4X2 ONLY
  • ANTI-LOCK BRAKE SYSTEM (ABS) – FALSE
    ABS CYCLING AT LOW SPEEDS – 4X2 ONLY
  • ANTI-LOCK BRAKE SYSTEM (ABS) –
    INCREASED BRAKE PEDAL EFFORT AT LOW SPEEDS – 4X2 ONLY
  • LAMP – ANTI-LOCK BRAKE LAMP
    ILLUMINATION – INCREASED BRAKE PEDAL EFFORT AND/OR
    FALSE ABS CYCLING AT LOW SPEEDS – 4X2 ONLY

99-12-8

  • AIR CONDITIONING – “WHISTLING” NOISE
    HEARD WHILE DRIVING WITH A/C OFF AT SPEEDS ABOVE 64
    KM/H (40 MPH)
  • NOISE – “WHISTLING” HEARD WHILE
    DRIVING WITH A/C OFF AT SPEEDS ABOVE 64 KM/H (40 MPH)

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
99-5-4

  • FRAME – FRAME SERVICE KITS – NEW
    SERVICE PARTS RELEASED FOR REPAIRING FRAME DAMAGE

99-5-3

  • TRANSMISSION – CHECKING TRANSMISSION
    FLUID LEVEL COLD – SERVICE TIP
99-4-3

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

99-3-2

  • TRANSMISSION – M5OD – VEHICLE WILL NOT
    GO INTO REVERSE – VEHICLES BUILT THROUGH 11/1/1998

99-2-3

  • WATER LEAKS – WINDSHIELD SEALING –
    SERVICE TIP
  • WINDSHIELD – SEALING – SERVICE TIP
99-2-2

  • NOISE – “BUZZING” – UNDERHOOD WHEN AIR
    SUSPENSION IS IN OPERATION
98-5A-5

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

98-26-6

  • ROOF – DEPRESSION IN ROOF – REARWARD
    OF FRONT DOORS – SUPERCAB ONLY
98-26-2

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

98-25-9

  • INTERIOR TRIM – REPAIRS TO VINYL
    COVERED SURFACES – SERVICE TIP
98-24-6

  • ELECTRICAL – NEW TERMINAL GREASE
    RELEASED FOR SERVICE
98-23-25

  • MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) – MIL
    LAMP ILLUMINATED WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC)
    P0455 STORED IN MEMORY – VEHICLES BUILT THROUGH
    11/30/97 EQUIPPED WITH E4OD TRANSMISSION AND 5.4L
    ENGINE
  • LAMP – MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP
    (MIL) – MIL LAMP ILLUMINATED WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE
    CODE (DTC) P0455 STORED IN MEMORY – VEHICLES BUILT
    THROUGH 11/30/97 EQUIPPED WITH E4OD TRANSMISSION AND
    5.4L ENGINE
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

98-23-12

  • TRANSMISSION – 4R44E – DIAGNOSTIC
    TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) P0705, P0708, P1704 AND/OR P1705
    STORED IN MEMORY
  • TRANSMISSION – 4R55E – DIAGNOSTIC
    TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) P0705, P0708, P1704 AND/OR P1705
    STORED IN MEMORY
  • TRANSMISSION – 4R70W – DIAGNOSTIC
    TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) P0705, P0708, P1704 AND/OR P1705
    STORED IN MEMORY
  • TRANSMISSION – 5R55E – DIAGNOSTIC
    TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) P0705, P0708, P1704 AND/OR P1705
    STORED IN MEMORY
  • TRANSMISSION – AX4N – DIAGNOSTIC
    TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) P0705, P0708, P1704 AND/OR P1705
    STORED IN MEMORY
  • TRANSMISSION – AX4S – DIAGNOSTIC
    TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) P0705, P0708, P1704 AND/OR P1705
    STORED IN MEMORY
  • TRANSMISSION – E4OD – DIAGNOSTIC
    TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) P0705, P0708, P1704 AND/OR P1705
    STORED IN MEMORY
98-23-10

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

  • IDLE – FAST IDLE SPEED AND/OR
    DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) P1506 STORED IN MEMORY –
    VEHICLES BUILT WITH 4.6L, 5.4L, OR 6.8L ENGINE
  • MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) – MIL
    ILLUMINATED AND/OR FAST IDLE SPEED WITH DIAGNOSTIC
    TROUBLE CODE (DTC) P1506 STORED IN MEMORY – VEHICLES
    BUILT WITH 4.6L, 5.4L, OR 6.8L ENGINE
  • LAMP – MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP
    (MIL) ILLUMINATED AND/OR FAST IDLE SPEED WITH
    DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) P1506 STORED IN MEMORY –
    VEHICLES BUILT WITH 4.6L, 5.4L, OR 6.8L ENGINE

98-21-20

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

98-21-17

  • BRAKES – PARKING BRAKE CONTROL RUBBER
    BUMPER STOP – SERVICE PART NOW AVAILABLE

98-21-10

  • IDLE – HIGH IDLE SPEEDS – THROTTLE
    STICKS AFTER STEADY STATE DRIVING IN COLD AMBIENT
    TEMPERATURES – VEHICLES BUILT THROUGH 12/1/97 EQUIPPED
    WITH 4.6L ENGINE
98-20-10

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

98-20-9

  • NOISE – “TICKING” OCCURS ON INITIAL
    STARTUP WITH SHIFT SELECTOR IN “P” OR “N” POSITION –
    VEHICLES WITH E4OD/4R100 TRANSMISSION AND BUILT
    THROUGH 6/11/98
  • TRANSMISSION – E4OD/4R100 – “TICKING”
    NOISE OCCURS ON INITIAL STARTUP WITH SHIFT SELECTOR IN
    “P” OR “N” POSITION – VEHICLES BUILT THROUGH 6/11/98

98-20-3

  • BODY – ADHESIVES NOT RECOMMENDED FOR
    BODY PANEL REPAIRS – SERVICE TIP

98-18-2

  • PAINT – EXTERIOR – WORLDWIDE
    RECOMMENDED PAINT MATERIALS FOR WARRANTY AND AFTER
    WARRANTY REPAIRS
98-16-18

  • FLOOR MAT – INSTALLATION OF VINYL
    FLOOR MATS – SERVICE TIP
98-16-17

  • FLOOR MAT – PRODUCTION FLOOR MAT
    INSTALLATION PROCEDURE – SERVICE TIP

98-16-12

  • FUEL SYSTEM – FUEL LEAKING FROM SPRING
    LOCK COUPLINGS AT FUEL RAIL – AMBIENT TEMPERATURES
    BELOW -40 DEGREES CELSIUS (-40 DEGREES FAHRENHEIT)

98-16-10

  • SEAT – SEAT BACK RECLINER INOPERATIVE
    – MEMORY LATCH DOES NOT ENGAGE
98-16-9

  • STEERING – ALIGNMENT – TOE SET
    PROCEDURE – SERVICE TIP
98-16-8

  • TRANSMISSION – E4OD/4R100 – 1989-99 –
    MAIN CONTROLS, SEPARATOR PLATES AND SEPARATOR PLATE
    GASKETS USAGE CHART
98-15-17

  • SEAT – CHILD TETHER KIT FOR INSTALLING
    CHILD SEAT IN REAR SEAT – SUPER CAB VEHICLES
  • CHILD TETHER KIT – SERVICE TIP FOR
    INSTALLING CHILD SAFETY SEAT IN REAR SEAT – SUPER CAB
    VEHICLES
98-15-12

  • EMISSIONS – AVAILABILITY OF
    EVAPORATIVE EMISSION CANISTER COMPONENTS

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
98-14-5

  • STEERING – “CLUNKING” FELT WHILE
    ROCKING STEERING WHEEL SIDE-TO-SIDE

98-12-12

  • HEATER – “MOAN” AT 1400-1800 RPM OR
    “HOOTING” NOISE HEARD AT 1200-2000 RPM ACCELERATION OR
    DECELERATION – VEHICLES WITH 4.6L ENGINE
  • NOISE – “MOAN” AT 1400-1800 RPM OR
    “HOOTING” AT 1200-2000 RPM ACCELERATION OR
    DECELERATION – VEHICLES WITH 4.6L ENGINE

98-12-5

  • AIR CONDITIONING – FILTERING
    REFRIGERANT AFTER A/C COMPRESSOR REPLACEMENT – SERVICE
    TIPS
98-10-15

  • NOISE – “BUZZING” NOISE HEARD UNDER
    CERTAIN SPEEDS AND LOADS – VEHICLES BUILT THROUGH
    5/15/98 EQUIPPED WITH E4OD OR 4R100 TRANSMISSION AND
    “MANUAL SHIFT-ON-THE-FLY,” AND 5.4L ENGINE
  • TRANSMISSION – E4OD OR 4R100 – NOISE –
    “BUZZING” NOISE HEARD UNDER CERTAIN SPEEDS AND LOADS –
    VEHICLES BUILT THROUGH 5/15/98 EQUIPPED WITH E4OD AND
    4R100 TRANSMISSION AND “MANUAL SHIFT-ON-THE-FLY,” AND
    5.4L ENGINE
98-9-20

  • TRANSMISSION – E4OD – 4-1 DOWNSHIFT
    DURING A FORCED 4-2 DOWNSHIFT BETWEEN 88-105 KM/H
    (55-65 MPH) – VEHICLES BUILT THROUGH 12/22/97

98-9-15

  • BRAKES – 4WABS – ABS LAMP ILLUMINATED
    WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) B1342 STORED IN
    MEMORY AND/OR CODES NOT LISTED IN WORKSHOP MANUAL –
    VEHICLES BUILT THROUGH 2/12/98
  • LAMP – ABS LAMP ILLUMINATED WITH
    DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) B1342 STORED IN MEMORY
    AND/OR CODES NOT LISTED IN WORKSHOP MANUAL – VEHICLES
    BUILT THROUGH 2/12/98
98-9-13

  • WATER LEAKS – VARIOUS AREAS OF VEHICLE
  • ELECTRICAL – ACCESSORIES FUNCTIONING
    IMPROPERLY DUE TO WATER LEAKS
  • LAMPS – WARNING LAMPS ILLUMINATED DUE
    TO WATER LEAKS
98-9-9

  • FUEL INJECTORS – NON-WARRANTY
    REIMBURSEMENT TESTING INFORMATION

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
98-5-8

  • 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
98-4-22

  • TRANSMISSION – 4R100 – SERVICE
    PROCEDURE FOR ORANGE SERVICE TAGGED TRANSMISSIONS –
    VEHICLES WITH 5.4L, 6.8L OR 7.3L ENGINE

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
98-4-12

  • TRANSMISSION – 4R70W – SERVICE
    PROCEDURE FOR ORANGE SERVICE TAGGED TRANSMISSIONS

98-4-4

  • PAINT – ANTI-CHIP STONE ABRASION
    UNDERCOAT – SERVICE TIP
98-1-13

  • BUMPER – RUST STAIN – EDGES OF CENTER
    VENT AND FOG LAMP OPENINGS
98-1-8

  • FUEL PUMP – FUEL PUMP REPLACEMENT
    PROCEDURE – SERVICE TIP
97-26-19

  • HESITATION/SURGE – MIL ILLUMINATED –
    DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) P0133, P0135, P0141,
    P0153, P0155, P0161, P1130, P1131, P1132, P1137,
    P1138, P1150, P1151, P1152, P1157, P1158 STORED IN
    MEMORY – VEHICLES BUILT THROUGH 11/97
  • MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) – MIL
    ILLUMINATED – DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) P0133,
    P0135, P0141, P0153, P0155, P0161, P1130, P1131,
    P1132, P1137, P1138, P1150, P1151, P1152, P1157, P1158
    STORED – VEHICLES BUILT THROUGH 11/97
  • ROUGH IDLE – MIL ILLUMINATED –
    DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) P0133, P0135, P0141,
    P0153, P0155, P0161, P1130, P1131, P1132, P1137,
    P1138, P1150, P1151, P1152, P1157, P1158 STORED IN
    MEMORY – VEHICLES BUILT THROUGH 11/97
  • STALL – LOW SPEEDS AND OR IDLE – MIL
    ILLUMINATED – DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) P0133,
    P0135, P0141, P0153, P0155, P0161, P1130, P1131,
    P1132, P1137, P1138, P1150, P1151, P1152, P1157, P1158
    IN MEMORY – VEHICLES BUILT THROUGH 11/97
  • LAMP – MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP
    (MIL) ILLUMINATED – DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS)
    P0133, P0135, P0141, P0153, P0155, P0161, P1130,
    P1131, P1132, P1137, P1138, P1150, P1151, P1152,
    P1157, P1158 STORED – VEHICLES BUILT THROUGH 11/97

97-26-18

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

97-25-8

  • RUNS ROUGH – MALFUNCTION INDICATOR
    LAMP (MIL) ILLUMINATED – DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES
    (DTC) P0300 THROUGH P0308 MAY BE STORED IN MEMORY –
    VEHICLES BUILT THROUGH 11/26/97 EQUIPPED WITH 4.6L OR
    5.4L ENGINE
  • LAMP – MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP
    (MIL) ILLUMINATED – DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTC)
    P0300 THROUGH P0308 MAY BE STORED IN MEMORY – VEHICLES
    BUILT THROUGH 11/26/97 EQUIPPED WITH 4.6L OR 5.4L
    ENGINE
  • ENGINE – ROLLER FINGER FOLLOWERS
    DISLODGE – DURING AMBIENT TEMPERTURES LESS THAN -18
    DEGREES C (0 DEGREES F) – VEHICLES BUILT THROUGH
    11/26/97 EQUIPPED WITH 4.6L OR 5.4L 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

97-22-7

  • WHEEL – HUB O-RING – SERVICE TIP
97-21-10

  • TRANSMISSION – 4R70W – NEW DESIGN
    ENHANCEMENTS FOR 1998 VEHICLES
  • TRANSMISSION – 4R70W – NEW ONE-WAY
    CLUTCH (OWC) TO SERVICE AT THE INTERMEDIATE POSITION

97-19-11

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

97-15A-1

  • 7.3L DI TURBO POWERSTROKE DIESEL
    ENGINE
97-15-5

  • AIR CONDITIONING – OIL REFILL CAPACITY
    CHART – SERVICE TIP