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1997 Ford Expedition
4.6L 8-cyl Engine Code [W][6] 8-cyl Engine Code [W][6]
215 bhp. @ 4400 rpm / Torque: 290 ft. lbs. @ 3250 rpm
4.6L - V 8-cyl (Gasoline)

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Product Cross Reference Guide: This product cross reference guide follows recommendations outlined in your owners manual and also reflects periodic service recommendation updates from the original equipment manufacturer for this particular model (1997 Ford Trucks Expedition with engine code [W][6]) show example...

For example, the manufacturer may have recommended 5W30 motor oil at the time of production (owners manual) & later revised the recommendation to 5W20. This guide will reflect latest recommendation by the manufacturer for this model. If there are no special instructions from the manufacturer, the owner can choose to follow either one of the recommendation without voiding warranty hide example.

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  1. Engine Oil

    Grade 1  »  SEO15
    Maximum Performance
    All TEMPS  »  5W-20 [1]
  2. Automatic Transmission

  3. Transfer Case

  4. Front Differential

  5. Rear Differential

    Limited Slip Differential, Rear 8.8 and 9.75 RG  »  GL-5*

    All TEMPS  »  75W-140 [3] [4]
    Severe Gear® 75W-140 (SVOPK)

    Standard Differential, Rear 8.8 and 9.75 RG  »  GL-5

    All TEMPS  »  75W-140 [4]
    Severe Gear® 75W-140 (SVOPK)
  6. Power Steering Fluid

  7. Brake Fluid

    Brake Fluid  »  HB

    DOT 3 and 4 Brake Fluid (BFLVCN) [6]
  8. Lubricants & Fluids Comments  »  [*]

    [1] This specification has been updated from 5W-30 to 5W-20
    per a Technical Service Bulletin from the manufacturer
    5W-20 is the preferred viscosity.
    [2] This specification has been updated from Mercon to
    Mercon V per TSB 06-14-4
    [3] Add 4 oz of friction modifier part no XL-3 P/N C8AZ-19B546A
    meeting Ford specification (EST-M2C118-A)
    [4] Synthetic oil is required.
    [5] This specification has been updated from Motorcraft P/N
    XL-12 to Mercon LV.
    [6] Hydraulic Brake Fluid, DOT 3
    [7] Per TSB 07-1-7 Mercon V can now be used to service power
    steering systems in which the original recommendation
    was Mercon

  9. Fluid Capacities (drive train fluids)

    Engine, with filter  »  6 quarts [1]
    Cooling System, 1 Row Radiator Initial Fill  »  18 quarts
    Passenger Car & Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant
    AMSOIL Antifreeze and Engine Coolant
    Cooling System, 2 Row Radiator Initial Fill  »  20.1 quarts
    Passenger Car & Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant
    AMSOIL Antifreeze and Engine Coolant
    Automatic Transmission, E4OD Initial Fill  »  6.4 quarts
    Automatic Transmission, 4R100 Initial Fill  »  6.4 quarts
    Automatic Transmission, 4R70W Initial Fill  »  5 quarts
    Automatic Transmission, Total Fill
    4 speed RWD E4OD  »  15.9 quarts
    4 speed 4WD E4OD  »  16.4 quarts
    4 speed 26 Plate 4R100  »  17.6 quarts
    4 speed 20 Plate 4R100  »  17 quarts
    4 speed 4R70W  »  13.9 quarts
    Differential, Front  »  3.6 pints
    Differential, 8.8 and 9.75 RingGear Rear  »  5.7 pints
    Transfer Case, U/K TRC  »  4 pints
    ANTPC ANT ANTPC ANT
    Capacities Comments
    [1] After refill check oil level.
  10. Chassis Lubrication

    2-4 Fittings, 0 Plugs  »  LM

    Chassis Lubrication Comments
    [1] Rear driveshaft may have fittings.
  11. Torque Specifications

    Oil Drain Plug  »  10 ft/lbs
    Transfer Case BW 4406
    Fill Plug 7-17 ft/lbs
    Drain Plug 12 ft/lbs

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  1. Filters: Oil, Air, Cabin, Fuel, Transmission, Hydraulic & Crankcase

    Oil Filter Ea® Oil Filter (EAO11) [1]
    Oil Filter WIX 51372 Oil Filter [2]
    Air Filter WIX 46418 Air Filter  
    Cabin Air Filter WIX 24876 Cabin Air Filter [3]
    Fuel Filter WIX 33296 Fuel Filter  
    Transmission Filter WIX 58968 Auto Tran Filter [4]
    Transmission Filter WIX 58967 Auto Tran Filter [5]
    Transmission Filter WIX 58955 Auto Tran Filter [6]

    Filter Comments
    [1] Replaces the EaO48, which will still work for this vehicle
    [2] Manufacturer OE Recommended Oil Change Intervals
    [3] Optional Filter - If Cabin Air Kit Installed By Dealership
    [4] Trans Mfr Code: 4WD; 4WD (DriveType); E4OD (TransmissionMfrCode)
    [5] Trans Mfr Code: 2WD; RWD (DriveType); E4OD (TransmissionMfrCode)
    [6] 4R70W (TransmissionMfrCode)
  2. Gasoline Engine Fuel Additives

    Dominator Octane Boost (AOB)
    AOBDominator Octane Boost (AOB)

    Maximizes power and improves performance in all two-cycle and four-cycle gasoline engines. Reduces engine knock, improves ignition and engine response, helps fuel burn cleaner and inhibits corrosion. Recommended for off-road and racing use. Packag...

    Gasoline Stabilizer (AST)
    ASTGasoline Stabilizer (AST)

    AMSOIL Gasoline Stabilizer (AST) reduces the oxidation process that occurs when fuel is stored for extended periods, improving performance, extending equipment life and decreasing maintenance expenses. Package sizes include: 16-oz. Bottle ...

    P.I Performance Improver (API)
    APIP.I Performance Improver (API)

    P.i. improves fuel mileage an average of 2.3% and up to 5.7%. Reduces emissions such as hydrocarbons (HC) up to 15%, carbon monoxide (CO) up to 26% and nitrous oxides (NOx) up to 17%. Restores power and performance. Reduces the need for costly higher...

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XLM5W-20 Extended Life Synthetic Motor Oil (XLM)

AMSOIL XL Synthetic Motor Oil is the choice for those who want to do something extra for their vehicle. Its boosted formulation delivers extra cleaning power, outstanding wear control, excellent high and low temperature protection and exceptional fue...
OEM5W-20 OE Series Synthetic Motor Oil (OEM)

OE Synthetic Motor Oil is for mechanics and drivers seeking peace of mind protection and exceptional value in synthetic motor oil. It delivers 100 percent synthetic engine protection for advanced automotive technology, including turbochargers and dir...
ATFSignature Series Multi-Vehicle Synthetic ATF

AMSOIL Signature Series Multi-Vehicle Synthetic ATF is engineered to outperform conventional automatic transmission fluids and exceed the performance requirements of most North American, European and Asian vehicles. This sophisticated formulation pro...
OTFOE Multi-Vehicle Synthetic ATF

AMSOIL OE Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid provides passenger-car/light-truck transmissions excellent wear protection, sludge resistance and extreme-temperature performance throughout original equipment manufacturer (OEM)-recommended drain inte...
ATDTorque-Drive Transmission Fluid (ATD)

Formulated for Allison TES-295, TES-389, C-4; Ford MERCON V; GM DEXRON III-H and more. Engineered for outstanding performance in heavy-duty transmissions manufactured by Allison, Voith, ZF and other heavy-duty transmissions. Excellent protection i...
SVO75W-140 Severe Gear® Extreme Pressure (SVO)

Formulated for the severe operating conditions of today’s pick-up trucks, SUVs, heavy equipment and other hard-working vehicles. AMSOIL SEVERE GEAR® Synthetic Extreme Pressure (EP) Lubricants are premium grade gear oils specifically engi...
AGLSEVERE GEAR 80W-90 (AGL)

A multi-functional lubricant designed to surpass the requirements of equipment and automotive applications calling for an SAE 80W-90 viscosity grade. Formulated with wax-free synthetic base oils and high-quality additives, AMSOIL SEVERE GEAR® res...
SVG75W 90 Severe Gear® Extreme Pressure (SVG)

Formulated for the severe operating conditions of today’s pick-up trucks, SUVs, heavy equipment and other hard-working vehicles. AMSOIL SEVERE GEAR® Synthetic Extreme Pressure (EP) Lubricants are premium grade gear oils specifically engi...
SVT75W-110 Severe Gear® Extreme Pressure (SVT)

AMSOIL SEVERE GEAR® Synthetic Extreme Pressure (EP) Lubricants are engineered for high-demand applications, including trailer towing, heavy hauling, 4X4 off-road driving, commercial use and racing. Protects gears and bearings from scoring and wea...
ATLSignature Series Fuel-Efficient Synthetic ATF

A fuel efficient automatic transmission fluid recommended for GM, Ford and Toyota transmissions where lighter viscosity oil is required. Provides the same excellent protection and performance as AMSOIL Signature Series Multi-Vehicle ATF. Recommended ...
OTLOE Series Fuel-Efficient Synthetic ATF

AMSOIL OE Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid provides passenger-car/light-truck transmissions excellent wear protection, sludge resistance and extreme-temperature performance throughout original equipment manufacturer (OEM)-recommended drain inte...
BFLVDOT 3 and 4 Synthetic Brake Fluid (BFLV)

*** This item is available for US customers only *** Brake fluid acts as a hydraulic fluid, transferring power and lubricating brake system components while also preventing corrosion. It must contend with extreme heat and the inevitable moi...
ANTPCPassenger Vehicle Antifreeze (ANTPC)

Ethylene Glycol 50/50 Pre-Mix Formulation AMSOIL Passenger Car/Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant provides superior heat transfer and excellent protection against corrosion, freezing and boilover. It provides maximum protection in extreme temper...
ANTAntifreeze and Engine Coolant (ANT)

AMSOIL Antifreeze & Coolant (ANT) is a low-toxicity propylene glycol antifreeze formulated to provide benefits far beyond those found in today's conventional antifreeze and coolant products. This revolutionary formulation provides maximum antifre...
wix oil filterWIX Automotive, Light Truck & Racing Oil Filters

WIX Oil filters are made with full metal base plate for superior strength at the double seal & also feature a silicone anti-drainback valve. Glass enhanced media in WIX oil filters offers greater efficiency, capturing more 10 to 12 micron sized particles than other cellulose or synthetic blend medias.
wix air filterWIX Automotive, Light Truck & Racing Air Filters

WIX panel element air filters have a linear path through the filter for low airflow restriction & an exclusive pocket pleat for the filter media. Radial air filters are constructed of mesh screen on the inside wall diameter for element strength and media protection from backfire.
wix cabin filterWIX Cabin Air Filters

WIX offers high-efficiency cabin air filters for passenger cars, light trucks, heavy trucks, buses & off-highway vehicles. Trap & eliminate harmful microbes in the filter medium and reduce the opportunity for those microbes to be released into the air of vehicle occupants.
wix fuel filterWIX Automotive, Light Truck and Racing Fuel Filters

wix filterWIX Fuel Filters provide an unmatched fuel cleansing performance. They prevent pump wear, injector clogging, premature engine wear and help boost fuel efficiency. Offer quick, easy filter replacement, long life and the possibility of extended service intervals.
wix transmission filterWIX Automotive & Light Truck Transmission Filters

WIX Transmission Filters protect automatic transmissions against contaminants in the transmission fluid system. Proper filtration helps improve transmission life by minimizing wear and preventing sticking and scoring of sensitive shift control valves.
wix transmission filterWIX Automotive & Light Truck Transmission Filters

WIX Transmission Filters protect automatic transmissions against contaminants in the transmission fluid system. Proper filtration helps improve transmission life by minimizing wear and preventing sticking and scoring of sensitive shift control valves.
wix transmission filterWIX Automotive & Light Truck Transmission Filters

WIX Transmission Filters protect automatic transmissions against contaminants in the transmission fluid system. Proper filtration helps improve transmission life by minimizing wear and preventing sticking and scoring of sensitive shift control valves.

Maintenance Schedule as Provided by OEM Documentation

Distance:
5,000 miles (8,000 km)
Action:
Rotate
Item:
Wheels & tires
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.3
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A circular frame of hard material that may be solid or partly solid, is capable of turning on an axle, and holds the rubber cushion that contains compressed air.
Distance:
5,000 miles (8,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Engine oil
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.24
Parts Units:
6
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A substance that lubricates and cools the moving parts of the engine and reduces corrosion and the formation of rust.
Distance:
5,000 miles (8,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Oil filter
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A cartridge-filled canister placed in an engine's lubricating system to strain dirt and abrasive materials out of the oil.
Distance:
15,000 miles (24,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Ball joints
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Movable joints in the steering linkage and suspension system of a vehicle that permit rotating movement in any direction between the parts that are joined.
Distance:
15,000 miles (24,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Brake lines, hoses & connections
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.02
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Tubes and their connections that carry brake fluid between the various components in a vehicle's brake system.
Distance:
15,000 miles (24,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Brake system
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.4
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A vehicle's stopping mechanism comprised of a pedal connected to a hydraulic master cylinder that can actuate clamping and/or expanding devices at all four wheels that slow or stop a vehicle's rolling motion. Components in a basic brake system are the master cylinder, calipers and/or wheel cylinders, linings or pads or shoes, rotors and/or drums.
Distance:
15,000 miles (24,000 km)
Action:
Inspect & lubricate
Item:
Steering & suspension
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.4
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A vehicle's steering is the collection of components that enable the operator to direct a vehicle in a desired direction. Suspension is the assemblage of joints, links and other components between a vehicle and its wheels.
Distance:
15,000 miles (24,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Automatic transmission fluid
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.02
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used for lubricating and cooling an automatic transmission.
Distance:
15,000 miles (24,000 km)
Action:
Inspect boots & seals
Item:
Drive shaft
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A sturdy metal tube with universal joints on either end that connects the engine to a differential on a rear-wheel or four-wheel drive vehicle.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Exhaust system
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A system of tubing that routes exhaust gases from the exhaust manifold to the rear of the car and into the air. The exhaust system includes catalytic converters and mufflers that help reduce air and noise pollution generated by an engine.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Air filter
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.2
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A device that filters incoming air fed to the engine.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Fuel filter
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A replaceable metal or plastic canister that prevents particulate matter and most contaminants in the fuel from reaching the engine.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Automatic transmission fluid
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
7
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used for lubricating and cooling an automatic transmission.
Distance:
45,000 miles (72,000 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Coolant
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
2
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Also known as "antifreeze." A mixture of water and ethylene glycol that has both a higher boiling point and a lower freezing point than plain water.
Distance:
60,000 miles (96,000 km)
Action:
Inspect/replace
Item:
Wheel bearings
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.8
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
4WD
Description: The assemblies that permit smooth rotation between the wheel hub and spindle.
Distance:
60,000 miles (96,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Manual transmission fluid
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
3.6
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used for lubricating and cooling a manual transmission.
Distance:
75,000 miles (120,000 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Coolant
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
2
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Also known as "antifreeze." A mixture of water and ethylene glycol that has both a higher boiling point and a lower freezing point than plain water.
Distance:
100,000 miles (160,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Drive belt(s)
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.03
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A belt that transfers the rotation of the engine through the crankshaft pulley to drive various devices, such as the alternator, water pump, air conditioning compressor or power steering pump.
Distance:
100,000 miles (160,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
PCV valve
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.2
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Positive Crankcase Ventilation valve, an emissions related device that allows venting of combustion gases from the crankcase to the intake system rather than the atmosphere.
Distance:
100,000 miles (160,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Spark plugs
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.8
Parts Units:
8
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Cables that carry a high-voltage electrical charge from the distributor cap or ignition coils to the spark plugs.
Distance:
105,000 miles (168,000 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Coolant
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
2
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Also known as "antifreeze." A mixture of water and ethylene glycol that has both a higher boiling point and a lower freezing point than plain water.
Distance:
150,000 miles (240,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Front differential fluid
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
2
Drive Type:
4WD
Description: The liquid used for lubricating gears inside the differential.
Distance:
150,000 miles (240,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Rear differential fluid
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
3.5
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Lubricant that permits quiet and low friction operation of the differential. Can be gear oil, transmission fluid, or a more specialized fluid specified by the manufacturer.
Distance:
150,000 miles (240,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Transfer case fluid
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
2
Drive Type:
4WD
Description: Lubricant used in the transfer case.
Distance:
150,000 miles (240,000 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Coolant
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
2
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Also known as "antifreeze." A mixture of water and ethylene glycol that has both a higher boiling point and a lower freezing point than plain water.

Service Bulletin as Provided by OEM & NHTSA

Bulletin Date:
1996-10-01
Bulletin Number:
BC0675961025
NHTSA Item Number:
50354

Component Description: Suspension:front.

Service Bulletin Summary: Vehicles may experience fluid leaks out of the front axle vent tube. ( nhtsa item number - 50354 ).

Bulletin Date:
1996-10-01
Bulletin Number:
BC0676961025
NHTSA Item Number:
50355

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic:antilock.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information when electronic/hydraulic control unit (ehcu) malfunctions. ( nhtsa item number - 50355 ).

Bulletin Date:
1996-10-01
Bulletin Number:
BC0683961024
NHTSA Item Number:
50359

Component Description: Fuel system, gasoline:delivery:fuel pump.

Service Bulletin Summary: High or irregular gauge movement or irregular low fuel light below 1/4 full. ( nhtsa item number - 50359 ).

Bulletin Date:
1996-10-01
Bulletin Number:
BC0694961023
NHTSA Item Number:
50366

Component Description: Power train:manual transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information for recreational towing (all wheels on the ground). ( nhtsa item number - 50366 ).

Bulletin Date:
1996-10-01
Bulletin Number:
BC0696961023
NHTSA Item Number:
50368

Component Description: Electrical system:ignition.

Service Bulletin Summary: Concerns of check engine light (mil) w/ codes p0300 thru p0308 & eng runes rough/misses. ( nhtsa item number - 50368 ).

Bulletin Date:
1996-10-01
Bulletin Number:
BC0743961018
NHTSA Item Number:
50386

Component Description: Suspension:rear:springs:air suspension system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Procedure when air suspension light is on. ( nhtsa item number - 50386 ).

Bulletin Date:
1996-10-01
Bulletin Number:
BC0745961018
NHTSA Item Number:
50388

Component Description: Electrical system:starter assembly.

Service Bulletin Summary: Concern of starter staying engaged, look at chafed wire at the rear bracket for the right front upper control arm. ( nhtsa item number - 50388 ).

Bulletin Date:
1996-10-01
Bulletin Number:
BC0753961017
NHTSA Item Number:
50392

Component Description: Power train:manual transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: 4x4 vehicles may exhibit a grinding noise while shifting into 4l. ( nhtsa item number - 50392 ).

Bulletin Date:
1996-10-01
Bulletin Number:
BC0782961014
NHTSA Item Number:
50408

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Concerns of check engine light 'on'. ( nhtsa item number - 50408 ).

Bulletin Date:
1996-10-01
Bulletin Number:
BC0843961008
NHTSA Item Number:
50428

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information on replacing the compass assy for erratic/non-operation. ( nhtsa item number - 50428 ).

Bulletin Date:
1996-10-01
Bulletin Number:
BC0844961008
NHTSA Item Number:
50429

Component Description: Power train:manual transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: E4od trans may emit a tick/rattle noise when driving at light loads in 1st gear at 1100 to 1800 rpm rpm. ( nhtsa item number - 50429 ).

Bulletin Date:
1996-10-01
Bulletin Number:
BC0854961007
NHTSA Item Number:
50436

Component Description: Visibility:defroster/defogger system:windshield:heater core.

Service Bulletin Summary: Reattachment of heater hose fittings for concern of no heat, overheat, or coolant loss may occur due to heater hoses not properly connected at their quick-connect fittings. ( nhtsa item number - 50436 ).

Bulletin Date:
1996-10-01
Bulletin Number:
BC0884961004
NHTSA Item Number:
50441

Component Description: Fuel system, gasoline:fuel injection system:injectors.

Service Bulletin Summary: For misfire concerns on 4. 2l/4. 6l/5. 4l/6. 8l engines. ( nhtsa item number - 50441 ).

Bulletin Date:
1996-10-01
Bulletin Number:
BC5168961001
NHTSA Item Number:
50448

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission:lever and linkage:column shift.

Service Bulletin Summary: Procedure for resolving the concern of water entry into the transfer case. ( nhtsa item number - 50448 ).

Bulletin Date:
1996-10-01
Bulletin Number:
BC5177961001
NHTSA Item Number:
50456

Component Description: Power train.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information for concerns os speedometer, speed control inop & vss (vehicle speed sensor) dtc's. ( nhtsa item number - 50456 ).

Bulletin Date:
1996-10-01
Bulletin Number:
BC5194961001
NHTSA Item Number:
50471

Component Description: Structure:body:door.

Service Bulletin Summary: Revised switch bezel is available that will minimize cargo contact w/ the switch. ( nhtsa item number - 50471 ).

Bulletin Date:
1996-10-01
Bulletin Number:
BC5195961001
NHTSA Item Number:
50472

Component Description: Tires.

Service Bulletin Summary: Firestone p235 tires may exhibit a high frequency vibration at 65-75 mph. ( nhtsa item number - 50472 ).

Bulletin Date:
1996-10-01
Bulletin Number:
BC5196961001
NHTSA Item Number:
50473

Component Description: Electrical system:wiring:front underhood.

Service Bulletin Summary: Concern of starter staying engaged. Red wire that runs from the starter relay to the starter may chafe & cause starter to stay engaged after crank. ( nhtsa item number - 50473 ).

Bulletin Date:
1996-10-01
Bulletin Number:
BC5211961001
NHTSA Item Number:
50486

Component Description: Fuel system, gasoline:fuel injection system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information for high or irregular fuel gauge movement or irregular low fuel fuel light below 1/4 full. ( nhtsa item number - 50486 ).

Bulletin Date:
1996-10-01
Bulletin Number:
BC9668961001
NHTSA Item Number:
50529

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:exhaust system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Concern for vehicles exhibiting lean codes p0171 & p0174 (vacuum leak). ( nhtsa item number - 50529 ).

Bulletin Date:
1996-10-01
Bulletin Number:
BC9671961001
NHTSA Item Number:
50531

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:exhaust system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Push connection between the flexible fuel vapor line at the carbon canister & the metal fuel vapor line may not seat fully on the fuel vapor line. ( nhtsa item number - 50531 ).

Bulletin Date:
1996-10-01
Bulletin Number:
BC9672961001
NHTSA Item Number:
50532

Component Description: Parking brake:conventional.

Service Bulletin Summary: Procedure for brake warning indicator stays on red in cluster. ( nhtsa item number - 50532 ).

Bulletin Date:
1996-10-01
Bulletin Number:
BC9673961001
NHTSA Item Number:
50533

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic:switches:brake light.

Service Bulletin Summary: Procedure for brake exterior lights stay on (tail & high mount stop light). ( nhtsa item number - 50533 ).

Bulletin Date:
1996-10-01
Bulletin Number:
BC9674961001
NHTSA Item Number:
50534

Component Description: Power train:axle assembly.

Service Bulletin Summary: Light to moderate axle noise (axle whine) at 50 to 65 mph (80 to 105 kph) during accels, decels or cruise may be due to axle noise being transmitted from the axle into the vehicle. ( nhtsa item number - 50534 ).

Bulletin Date:
1996-10-01
Bulletin Number:
BC9676961001
NHTSA Item Number:
50536

Component Description: Fuel system, gasoline:carburetor system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Improper rtv application at the front/rear lower intake manifold end seals & side gaskets may cause an oil/coolant leak. ( nhtsa item number - 50536 ).

Bulletin Date:
1996-10-01
Bulletin Number:
BC9680961001
NHTSA Item Number:
50540

Component Description: Visibility:power window devices and controls.

Service Bulletin Summary: Concern where the door glass drops when cycled down on vehicles with the power door option. ( nhtsa item number - 50540 ).

Bulletin Date:
1996-10-01
Bulletin Number:
BC9682961001
NHTSA Item Number:
50541

Component Description: Steering:wheel and handle bar.

Service Bulletin Summary: Concerns for the labor time standard in tbs 96-19-02 (steering - grunt noise during steering wheel return from full right turn) is incorrect. ( nhtsa item number - 50541 ).

Bulletin Date:
1996-10-01
Bulletin Number:
BC9688961001
NHTSA Item Number:
50546

Component Description: Equipment:electrical.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information for when diagnosing concerns w/ factory installed cellular phones. ( nhtsa item number - 50546 ).

Bulletin Date:
1996-10-01
Bulletin Number:
BC9694961001
NHTSA Item Number:
50552

Component Description: Power train:manual transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information on vehicles that may exhibit a slight delay in the first drive away after the vehicle has been parked overnight, or for a longer period of time. ( nhtsa item number - 50552 ).

Bulletin Date:
1996-10-01
Bulletin Number:
BC9695961001
NHTSA Item Number:
50553

Component Description: Visibility:defroster/defogger system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Electronic automatic temperature control (eatc) invalid diagnostic codes u1235 & 155 may be stored if the ignition switch is cycled from 'off' to 'run' extremely slowly. ( nhtsa item number - 50553 ).

Bulletin Date:
1996-10-01
Bulletin Number:
96225
NHTSA Item Number:
50944

Component Description: Fuel system, gasoline:carburetor system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Mass air flow sensor - replacement as an assembly - service tip. ( nhtsa item number - 50944 ).

Bulletin Date:
1996-10-01
Bulletin Number:
96228
NHTSA Item Number:
50947

Component Description: Visibility:glass, side/rear.

Service Bulletin Summary: Windnoise - front window run lip hanging out - vehicles built through 8/14/96. ( nhtsa item number - 50947 ).

Bulletin Date:
1996-11-01
Bulletin Number:
BC0315961101
NHTSA Item Number:
50723

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline:belts and associated pulleys.

Service Bulletin Summary: Fead belt squeal, cold only. ( nhtsa item number - 50723 ).

Bulletin Date:
1996-11-01
Bulletin Number:
BC0325961129
NHTSA Item Number:
50733

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline:belts and associated pulleys.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some front end serpentine belts may make noise when between 30 and 50 degrees fahrenheit. ( nhtsa item number - 50733 ).

Bulletin Date:
1996-11-01
Bulletin Number:
BC0340961127
NHTSA Item Number:
50737

Component Description: Electrical system:ignition:module.

Service Bulletin Summary: Certain 1997 vehciles may have been built with the 240 second misfire delay. ( nhtsa item number - 50737 ).

Bulletin Date:
1996-11-01
Bulletin Number:
BC0474961114
NHTSA Item Number:
50756

Component Description: Parking brake:conventional.

Service Bulletin Summary: Long travel of parking brake pedal. ( nhtsa item number - 50756 ).

Bulletin Date:
1996-11-01
Bulletin Number:
BC0477961114
NHTSA Item Number:
50758

Component Description: Electrical system:ignition.

Service Bulletin Summary: Engineering is investigating dealership concerns with fouled or cracked spark plugs. ( nhtsa item number - 50758 ).

Bulletin Date:
1996-11-01
Bulletin Number:
BC0600961101
NHTSA Item Number:
50783

Component Description: Vehicle speed control:cables.

Service Bulletin Summary: Accelerator cable contacting the power steering reservoir may causing accelerator pedal vibration. ( nhtsa item number - 50783 ).

Bulletin Date:
1996-11-01
Bulletin Number:
BC0009961101
NHTSA Item Number:
50796

Component Description: Parking brake:conventional.

Service Bulletin Summary: Soft parking brake pedal or long parking brake pedal feel. ( nhtsa item number - 50796 ).

Bulletin Date:
1996-11-01
Bulletin Number:
BC0054961101
NHTSA Item Number:
50817

Component Description: Electrical system:ignition:module.

Service Bulletin Summary: Vehicles may have been built with a 240 second misfire delay. ( nhtsa item number - 50817 ).

Bulletin Date:
1996-11-01
Bulletin Number:
BC0065961101
NHTSA Item Number:
50824

Component Description: Power train:axle assembly.

Service Bulletin Summary: 4x4 front axle leaking through vent tube. ( nhtsa item number - 50824 ).

Bulletin Date:
1996-11-01
Bulletin Number:
96249
NHTSA Item Number:
50908

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission:torque converter.

Service Bulletin Summary: Torque converter - leak test procedure - service tip. ( nhtsa item number - 50908 ).

Bulletin Date:
1996-11-01
Bulletin Number:
962410
NHTSA Item Number:
50909

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Transmission - e40d - 4r70w - 4r44e - 5r55e - new digital transmission range sensor - diagnosis service tip. ( nhtsa item number - 50909 ).

Bulletin Date:
1996-11-01
Bulletin Number:
962418
NHTSA Item Number:
50916

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Transmission - e40d - revised design forward planet thrust washer - service tip. ( nhtsa item number - 50916 ).

Bulletin Date:
1996-12-01
Bulletin Number:
962511
NHTSA Item Number:
50968

Component Description: Electrical system:ignition:module.

Service Bulletin Summary: Powertrain control module -reprogram powertrain control module (pcm) - service procedures - service tip. ( nhtsa item number - 50968 ).

Bulletin Date:
1996-12-01
Bulletin Number:
962518
NHTSA Item Number:
50974

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Door - power point access door breaks - vehicles built through 8/31/96. ( nhtsa item number - 50974 ).

Bulletin Date:
1996-12-01
Bulletin Number:
962523
NHTSA Item Number:
50979

Component Description: Electrical system:ignition.

Service Bulletin Summary: Runs rough - malfunction indicator lamp (mil) on - diagnostic trouble codes (dtcs) p0300 through p0308 stored in memory - vehicles built through 10/14/96 with 4. 6l engine. ( nhtsa item number - 50979 ).

Bulletin Date:
1996-12-01
Bulletin Number:
962612
NHTSA Item Number:
50997

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission:torque converter.

Service Bulletin Summary: Transaxle - torque converter replacement guidelines and torque converter/transaxle cooling system cleaning procedures - service tip. ( nhtsa item number - 50997 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-01-01
Bulletin Number:
BC0053970201
NHTSA Item Number:
51022

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some 1995 and all 1996 and 1997 vehicles with e40d transmissions have been built with a reusable elastomeric transmission fluid pan gasket. ( nhtsa item number - 51022 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-01-01
Bulletin Number:
BC0056970201
NHTSA Item Number:
51024

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some expeditions may experience some belt chirp at cold start up in ambient temperatures of 30-50 degrees f. ( nhtsa item number - 51024 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-01-01
Bulletin Number:
BC0121970201
NHTSA Item Number:
51032

Component Description: Power train:transfer case (4-wheel drive).

Service Bulletin Summary: Driveline rattle over bumps. ( nhtsa item number - 51032 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-01-01
Bulletin Number:
BC0197970201
NHTSA Item Number:
51067

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:cooling system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Engine overheating- water pump concern due to free spinning water pump impeller. ( nhtsa item number - 51067 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-01-01
Bulletin Number:
BC0254970201
NHTSA Item Number:
51088

Component Description: Power train:axle assembly.

Service Bulletin Summary: 4x4 front axle is leaking through the vent tube. ( nhtsa item number - 51088 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-01-01
Bulletin Number:
BC0315970201
NHTSA Item Number:
51114

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Fead belt squeal, cold only. Revised belt released. ( nhtsa item number - 51114 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-01-01
Bulletin Number:
BC0318970201
NHTSA Item Number:
51117

Component Description: Suspension.

Service Bulletin Summary: Front drive axle fluid leak. ( nhtsa item number - 51117 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-01-01
Bulletin Number:
BC1011097020
NHTSA Item Number:
51174

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:cooling system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Overheating on 4. 6/5. 4l vehicles may be caused by possible water pump concern due to free spinning water pump impeller. ( nhtsa item number - 51174 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-01-01
Bulletin Number:
BC1012997020
NHTSA Item Number:
51193

Component Description: Power train:transfer case (4-wheel drive).

Service Bulletin Summary: Driveline rattle over bumps. ( nhtsa item number - 51193 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-01-01
Bulletin Number:
BC1014697020
NHTSA Item Number:
51206

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline:belts and associated pulleys.

Service Bulletin Summary: Belt chirp at cold start up in ambient temperatures of 30-50 degrees f. ( nhtsa item number - 51206 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-01-01
Bulletin Number:
BC1014797020
NHTSA Item Number:
51207

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Belt chirp at cold start up in ambient temperatures of 30-50 degrees f. ( nhtsa item number - 51207 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-01-01
Bulletin Number:
BC1015397020
NHTSA Item Number:
51218

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Vehicles with e4od transmissions have been built with a reusable elastomeric transmission fluid pan gasket. ( nhtsa item number - 51218 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-01-01
Bulletin Number:
BC0053972301
NHTSA Item Number:
51405

Component Description: Power train:transfer case (4-wheel drive).

Service Bulletin Summary: Some 1995 and all 1996 and 1997 vehicles with e4od transmissions have been built with a reusable elastomeric transmission fluid pan gasket. ( nhtsa item number - 51405 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-01-01
Bulletin Number:
BC0056972301
NHTSA Item Number:
51407

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline:belts and associated pulleys.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles with air conditioning can exhibit a cold start accessory drive belt noise (chirp) concern. ( nhtsa item number - 51407 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-01-01
Bulletin Number:
BC0318972301
NHTSA Item Number:
51427

Component Description: Suspension.

Service Bulletin Summary: Front drive axle fluid leak. ( nhtsa item number - 51427 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-01-01
Bulletin Number:
BC0325972301
NHTSA Item Number:
51435

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some 5. 4l front end serpetntine belts may make some noise between temperatures fo 30 f-50 f. ( nhtsa item number - 51435 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-01-01
Bulletin Number:
BC3360972301
NHTSA Item Number:
51447

Component Description: Structure:body:door:hinge and attachments.

Service Bulletin Summary: Inoperative floor mode concerns may be due to the panel/floor door vacuum actuator linkage disconnecting from the door pivot. ( nhtsa item number - 51447 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-01-01
Bulletin Number:
BC3363972301
NHTSA Item Number:
51449

Component Description: Electrical system:ignition:module.

Service Bulletin Summary: The ngs displays incorrect date for the ing gem pid on the vehicles. ( nhtsa item number - 51449 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-01-01
Bulletin Number:
BC3500972301
NHTSA Item Number:
51488

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Looking for more definition of vibration concerns on 4x2 vehicles. ( nhtsa item number - 51488 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-01-01
Bulletin Number:
BC3510972301
NHTSA Item Number:
51494

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:exhaust system:emission control:gas recirculation valve (egr valve).

Service Bulletin Summary: Check engine light on with dtc p0455 in continuous memory on 1997 5. 4l vehicle applications. ( nhtsa item number - 51494 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-01-01
Bulletin Number:
BC3513972301
NHTSA Item Number:
51498

Component Description: Suspension:front:springs:air suspension system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Air suspension vehicles are shipped with the air suspension switch in the off position. ( nhtsa item number - 51498 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-01-01
Bulletin Number:
BC3522972301
NHTSA Item Number:
51503

Component Description: Parking brake.

Service Bulletin Summary: Parking brake pedal travel and effort on expeditions. ( nhtsa item number - 51503 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-01-01
Bulletin Number:
BC1006597230
NHTSA Item Number:
51511

Component Description: Suspension:front.

Service Bulletin Summary: If 4x4 front axle is leaking through the vent tube, order the new front axle tube assembly from the national parts depot. ( nhtsa item number - 51511 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-01-01
Bulletin Number:
BC1017397230
NHTSA Item Number:
51525

Component Description: Parking brake.

Service Bulletin Summary: Parking brake pedal travel and effort on expeditions brought into the dealership with customer complaints concerning parking brake. ( nhtsa item number - 51525 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-01-01
Bulletin Number:
BC1017697230
NHTSA Item Number:
51531

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Check engine light on with dtc p0455 in continuous memory on vehicle applications. ( nhtsa item number - 51531 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-01-01
Bulletin Number:
BC1017997230
NHTSA Item Number:
51534

Component Description: Suspension:front:springs:air suspension system.

Service Bulletin Summary: All air suspnesion expedtions are shipped with the air suspension switch in the off position. ( nhtsa item number - 51534 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-01-01
Bulletin Number:
BC1018197230
NHTSA Item Number:
51536

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Engineering is looking for more definition of vibration concerns on 4x2 vehicles. ( nhtsa item number - 51536 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-01-01
Bulletin Number:
BC1022497230
NHTSA Item Number:
51588

Component Description: Structure:body:door:hinge and attachments.

Service Bulletin Summary: Inoperative floor mode concerns may be due to the panel/floor door vacuum actuator linkage disconnecting from the door pivot. ( nhtsa item number - 51588 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-01-01
Bulletin Number:
BC1022797230
NHTSA Item Number:
51590

Component Description: Electrical system:ignition:module.

Service Bulletin Summary: The ngs displays incorrect data for the ign gem pid on the vehicles. ( nhtsa item number - 51590 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-01-01
Bulletin Number:
BC1025097230
NHTSA Item Number:
51621

Component Description: Electrical system:ignition:anti-theft controller.

Service Bulletin Summary: Passive anti-theft system. ( nhtsa item number - 51621 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-01-01
Bulletin Number:
BC1025597230
NHTSA Item Number:
51630

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Vehicles equipped with 4-wheel drive, roof rack and base suspension may experience clearance difficulties with garage/carports. ( nhtsa item number - 51630 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-02-01
Bulletin Number:
BC0318A97020
NHTSA Item Number:
51657

Component Description: Suspension:front.

Service Bulletin Summary: Front drive axle fluid leak. ( nhtsa item number - 51657 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-02-01
Bulletin Number:
9735
NHTSA Item Number:
51662

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:air conditioner.

Service Bulletin Summary: Air conditioning- r-134a tracer dye installed in a/c system and three o-ring spring lock couplers- service tip. ( nhtsa item number - 51662 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-02-01
Bulletin Number:
BC3060970228
NHTSA Item Number:
51667

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Instructions for resetting the trip computer. ( nhtsa item number - 51667 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-02-01
Bulletin Number:
BC3062970228
NHTSA Item Number:
51674

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:exhaust system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Illumination of check engine light with dtc p0446 may be due to contaminated cannister, evap lines or vent solenoid. ( nhtsa item number - 51674 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-02-01
Bulletin Number:
BC3070970227
NHTSA Item Number:
51675

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:air conditioner.

Service Bulletin Summary: Concerns of condensate forming on outside of evaporator case. ( nhtsa item number - 51675 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-02-01
Bulletin Number:
BC3090970225
NHTSA Item Number:
51690

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Vehicles with a rough running/miss symptom with a misfire dtc on a particular cylinder where normal diagnosis does not pinpoint a cause - check for damage to camshaft. ( nhtsa item number - 51690 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-02-01
Bulletin Number:
97410
NHTSA Item Number:
51694

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission:cooling unit and lines.

Service Bulletin Summary: Transmission- e4od- cooler bypass valve service during transmission overhaul- service tip. ( nhtsa item number - 51694 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-02-01
Bulletin Number:
BC3140970220
NHTSA Item Number:
51732

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:radio/tape deck/cd etc. .

Service Bulletin Summary: Inoperative cd changer may be due to loose 66 pin connector. ( nhtsa item number - 51732 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-02-01
Bulletin Number:
BC3141970220
NHTSA Item Number:
51733

Component Description: Structure:body:door.

Service Bulletin Summary: Vehicles built with running boards after 1/30/97 will not have seals on the lower edge of the front and rear doors. ( nhtsa item number - 51733 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-02-01
Bulletin Number:
BC3153970219
NHTSA Item Number:
51749

Component Description: Vehicle speed control.

Service Bulletin Summary: Inoperative or erratic cruise control operation along with harsh transmission shifts. ( nhtsa item number - 51749 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-02-01
Bulletin Number:
BC1033797020
NHTSA Item Number:
51797

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:air conditioner.

Service Bulletin Summary: Condensate forming on the outside of the evaporator. ( nhtsa item number - 51797 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-02-01
Bulletin Number:
BC1034197020
NHTSA Item Number:
51810

Component Description: Equipment:electrical.

Service Bulletin Summary: Resetting of the tripcomputer on expedition & navigator where the information is not contained in the owners guide. ( nhtsa item number - 51810 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-02-01
Bulletin Number:
BC1034397020
NHTSA Item Number:
51812

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Illumination of the check engine light. ( nhtsa item number - 51812 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-02-01
Bulletin Number:
BC1035197020
NHTSA Item Number:
51825

Component Description: Fuel system, other:storage:fuel gauge system.

Service Bulletin Summary: The fuel gage may swing erratically on steep slopes. ( nhtsa item number - 51825 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-02-01
Bulletin Number:
BC1035297020
NHTSA Item Number:
51826

Component Description: Fuel system, gasoline:delivery:fuel pump.

Service Bulletin Summary: Fuel pump sender, in areas with steep slopes, the low fuel warning light may prematurely activate. ( nhtsa item number - 51826 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-02-01
Bulletin Number:
BC3270970207
NHTSA Item Number:
51868

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:exhaust system:emission control.

Service Bulletin Summary: Check engine light - dtc p0446 - check for mold flashing in the 90 degree elbow evap line conming out of the cannister. ( nhtsa item number - 51868 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-02-01
Bulletin Number:
BC3272970207
NHTSA Item Number:
51870

Component Description: Electrical system:ignition:anti-theft controller.

Service Bulletin Summary: Vehicles are equipped with passive anti-theft system (pats) - vehicle will not start without the correct ignition key. ( nhtsa item number - 51870 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-02-01
Bulletin Number:
BC3277970207
NHTSA Item Number:
51874

Component Description: Structure:frame and members.

Service Bulletin Summary: Vehicles equipped with 4-wheel drive, roof rack and base suspension may experience clearance difficulties with certain garages/carports. ( nhtsa item number - 51874 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-02-01
Bulletin Number:
BC3282970206
NHTSA Item Number:
51878

Component Description: Electrical system:ignition:module.

Service Bulletin Summary: Gem concern - check for more than one gem controlled component that is inoperative or for a string of false gem dtc's received in memory. ( nhtsa item number - 51878 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-03-01
Bulletin Number:
97713
NHTSA Item Number:
51920

Component Description: Suspension:front:springs:air suspension system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Noise- "buzzing"- underhood when air suspension is in operation. ( nhtsa item number - 51920 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-03-01
Bulletin Number:
9751
NHTSA Item Number:
51931

Component Description: Seats.

Service Bulletin Summary: Interior- leather seat cleaning procedure- service tip. ( nhtsa item number - 51931 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-03-01
Bulletin Number:
97511
NHTSA Item Number:
51945

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Fluid- transmission fluid usage charts. ( nhtsa item number - 51945 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-03-01
Bulletin Number:
9768
NHTSA Item Number:
51987

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Fuel economy- customer expectations versus vehicle usage. ( nhtsa item number - 51987 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-03-01
Bulletin Number:
97614
NHTSA Item Number:
51996

Component Description: Steering:wheel and handle bar.

Service Bulletin Summary: Steering column- high speed vibration- 4x2 vehicles equipped with 5. 4l engine. ( nhtsa item number - 51996 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-03-01
Bulletin Number:
97620
NHTSA Item Number:
52002

Component Description: Electrical system:ignition:module.

Service Bulletin Summary: Malfunction indicator lamp (mil) - illuminated- diagnostic trouble code (dtc) p0446 stored in continuous memory- vehicles built through 1/17/97. ( nhtsa item number - 52002 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-03-01
Bulletin Number:
97626
NHTSA Item Number:
52009

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Engine- checking engine oil level in owner's guide incorrect. ( nhtsa item number - 52009 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-03-01
Bulletin Number:
96S60
NHTSA Item Number:
52328

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Revised technical instructions concerning recall 96s60. ( nhtsa item number - 52328 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-05-01
Bulletin Number:
BC2225970501
NHTSA Item Number:
52769

Component Description: Suspension:rear:springs:coil springs.

Service Bulletin Summary: Rattle or clunk noise in rear of vehicle caused by the bushing falling out of the sway bar link. ( nhtsa item number - 52769 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-05-01
Bulletin Number:
BC2226970501
NHTSA Item Number:
52770

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Servicing tip - transmission - there are two different size direct clutch steel plates when servicing 4r44e or 5r55e transmissions. ( nhtsa item number - 52770 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-05-01
Bulletin Number:
BC2240970501
NHTSA Item Number:
52779

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: If difficulties are encountered installing any ford dealer-installed add-on accessory, consult the ford accessories reference book. ( nhtsa item number - 52779 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-05-01
Bulletin Number:
BC2245970501
NHTSA Item Number:
52784

Component Description: Structure:body:door.

Service Bulletin Summary: Instructions for enabling/disabling the automatic lock feature. ( nhtsa item number - 52784 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-05-01
Bulletin Number:
BC2305970501
NHTSA Item Number:
52801

Component Description: Interior lighting.

Service Bulletin Summary: Vehicles may experience an intermittent visor vanity mirror light operation. ( nhtsa item number - 52801 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-05-01
Bulletin Number:
BC2307970501
NHTSA Item Number:
52803

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Loss of some accessories such as driver's power window function when the transmission is shifted out of park or neutral. ( nhtsa item number - 52803 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-05-01
Bulletin Number:
BC2363970501
NHTSA Item Number:
52811

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: The only authorized repair for a front frame bumper mounting bracket needing replacement is to replace the frame. ( nhtsa item number - 52811 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-05-01
Bulletin Number:
BC2375970501
NHTSA Item Number:
52819

Component Description: Structure:frame and members.

Service Bulletin Summary: Vehicles built before 3/24/97 may experience wind noise at the a-pillar. ( nhtsa item number - 52819 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-05-01
Bulletin Number:
BC2382970501
NHTSA Item Number:
52822

Component Description: Structure:frame and members.

Service Bulletin Summary: Vehicles may experience a staining of the anodized aluminum trim with the use of some car washes which contain ultra violet protectants. ( nhtsa item number - 52822 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-05-01
Bulletin Number:
BC3007970501
NHTSA Item Number:
52845

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Revision to the technical instructions when performing recall 96s60. ( nhtsa item number - 52845 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-05-01
Bulletin Number:
BC105819705
NHTSA Item Number:
52861

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some expeditions may experience an intermittent visor vanity mirror light operation. ( nhtsa item number - 52861 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-05-01
Bulletin Number:
BC105849705
NHTSA Item Number:
52864

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:radio/tape deck/cd etc. .

Service Bulletin Summary: Vehicles with premium radios will be equipped with volume control/on-off switch. ( nhtsa item number - 52864 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-05-01
Bulletin Number:
BC105969705
NHTSA Item Number:
52876

Component Description: Suspension:rear:springs:coil springs.

Service Bulletin Summary: Vehicles built before 4/11/97 may experience a rattle or clunk. ( nhtsa item number - 52876 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-05-01
Bulletin Number:
BC106039705
NHTSA Item Number:
52883

Component Description: Structure:body:door.

Service Bulletin Summary: Instructions on how to enable and disable the auto lock feature. ( nhtsa item number - 52883 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-05-01
Bulletin Number:
97050110612
NHTSA Item Number:
52891

Component Description: Structure:body:tailgate.

Service Bulletin Summary: Rattle or buzz in tailgate trim panel after removal if the retaining clips are not replaced after repair. ( nhtsa item number - 52891 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-05-01
Bulletin Number:
97050110618
NHTSA Item Number:
52897

Component Description: Visibility:windshield.

Service Bulletin Summary: Stress cracks on windshields. ( nhtsa item number - 52897 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-05-01
Bulletin Number:
97050110622
NHTSA Item Number:
52901

Component Description: Seats.

Service Bulletin Summary: Request for information on concerns of leather seat covers wrinkling, folding,leather wear or cracking. ( nhtsa item number - 52901 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-05-01
Bulletin Number:
97050110632
NHTSA Item Number:
52910

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:radio/tape deck/cd etc. .

Service Bulletin Summary: Newly designed volume knob, incorporating a momentary on/off switch. ( nhtsa item number - 52910 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-07-01
Bulletin Number:
976007
NHTSA Item Number:
605786

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Brief information regarding cylinder head temperature (cht) and fail safe cooling. ( nhtsa item number - 605786 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-09-01
Bulletin Number:
97090297183
NHTSA Item Number:
54069

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission:control module (tcm, pcm).

Service Bulletin Summary: Experiencing difficulties with the malfunction indicator lamp (mil). ( nhtsa item number - 54069 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-09-01
Bulletin Number:
97090297187
NHTSA Item Number:
54073

Component Description: Power train:manual transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles may stall when the transmission is placed into gear. ( nhtsa item number - 54073 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-09-01
Bulletin Number:
970902971811
NHTSA Item Number:
54077

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Concerns with "squeaking" and/or "rattling" noises may occur during different driving characteristics and from varying points on the vehicle. ( nhtsa item number - 54077 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-11-01
Bulletin Number:
97111097234
NHTSA Item Number:
53660

Component Description: Electrical system:starter assembly.

Service Bulletin Summary: Vehicles exhibiting a "squeaking" or "chirping" from the blower motor at low blower motor speeds. ( nhtsa item number - 53660 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-11-01
Bulletin Number:
971110972313
NHTSA Item Number:
53669

Component Description: Power train:manual transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: A new design transmission case and extension housing has been released. ( nhtsa item number - 53669 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-11-01
Bulletin Number:
976011
NHTSA Item Number:
605804

Component Description: Fuel system, gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Experiencing difficulty diagnosing vehicles with evaporative fuel system diagnostic trouble codes. ( nhtsa item number - 605804 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-01-01
Bulletin Number:
9814
NHTSA Item Number:
605562

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic:foundation components:disc:rotor.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding the availability of hub-mount brake rotor machining equipment. ( nhtsa item number - 605562 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-01-01
Bulletin Number:
98110
NHTSA Item Number:
605570

Component Description: Electrical system:ignition:anti-theft controller.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding passive anti theft system (pats) diagnostic service tips. ( nhtsa item number - 605570 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-01-01
Bulletin Number:
98113
NHTSA Item Number:
605574

Component Description: Structure.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject pertaining to red rust stains on the edges of the bumper center vent and fog lamp openings. ( nhtsa item number - 605574 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-01-01
Bulletin Number:
98123
NHTSA Item Number:
605599

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles may exhibit a flashing transmission control indicator lamp (tcil) and diagnostic trouble codes (dtcs) 62, 628, and / or 1728 may be stored in memory. ( nhtsa item number - 605599 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-01-01
Bulletin Number:
983566
NHTSA Item Number:
607484

Component Description: Electrical system:ignition:anti-theft controller.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information regarding programming / diagnosing passive anti-theft system (pats) related issues. ( nhtsa item number - 607484 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-01-01
Bulletin Number:
090308
NHTSA Item Number:
607711

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Mil light on with evaporative dtc p0442, p0455 ( nhtsa item number - 607711 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-01-01
Bulletin Number:
983566
NHTSA Item Number:
607837

Component Description: Electrical system:ignition:anti-theft controller.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information on programming / diagnosing any passive anti-theft system (pats) related issues. ( nhtsa item number - 607837 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-01-01
Bulletin Number:
983570
NHTSA Item Number:
607838

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some engines may exhibit oil leakage. ( nhtsa item number - 607838 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-01-01
Bulletin Number:
983582
NHTSA Item Number:
607844

Component Description: Fuel system, other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding vehicles exhibiting erratic and / or inaccurate fuel gauge readings. ( nhtsa item number - 607844 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-01-01
Bulletin Number:
983582
NHTSA Item Number:
607849

Component Description: Fuel system, other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Erratic and / or inaccurate fuel gauge readings. ( nhtsa item number - 607849 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-01-01
Bulletin Number:
983592
NHTSA Item Number:
607854

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:radio/tape deck/cd etc. .

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject pertaining to radio inoperative conditions. ( nhtsa item number - 607854 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-02-01
Bulletin Number:
9831
NHTSA Item Number:
600585

Component Description: Structure:body.

Service Bulletin Summary: Repairs to vinyl covered surfaces. ( nhtsa item number - 600585 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-02-01
Bulletin Number:
9833
NHTSA Item Number:
600587

Component Description: Structure:body.

Service Bulletin Summary: Service tips for surface defect removal without repainting. ( nhtsa item number - 600587 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-02-01
Bulletin Number:
983074
NHTSA Item Number:
607369

Component Description: Power train:axle assembly.

Service Bulletin Summary: Concerns with axle wind-up and / or clunking, popping, ratcheting type noises when making cornering maneuvers. ( nhtsa item number - 607369 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-02-01
Bulletin Number:
983170
NHTSA Item Number:
607419

Component Description: Power train.

Service Bulletin Summary: Concerns with codes p0500, p0503, p1501 or p1503 which may be caused my a loose speedometer drive gear. ( nhtsa item number - 607419 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-02-01
Bulletin Number:
983284
NHTSA Item Number:
607451

Component Description: Structure:body.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles may experience an audible 50 hz body boom. ( nhtsa item number - 607451 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-02-01
Bulletin Number:
983302
NHTSA Item Number:
607463

Component Description: Wheels.

Service Bulletin Summary: This bulletin mentions how some hub o-rings may be cut during the installation of the wheels. ( nhtsa item number - 607463 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-02-01
Bulletin Number:
9811342
NHTSA Item Number:
607512

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:radio/tape deck/cd etc. .

Service Bulletin Summary: Information on removing the radio chassis from some vehicles. ( nhtsa item number - 607512 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-02-01
Bulletin Number:
9811344
NHTSA Item Number:
607514

Component Description: Wheels.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles may exhibit loose lugnuts and / or broken wheel studs. ( nhtsa item number - 607514 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-03-01
Bulletin Number:
985A5
NHTSA Item Number:
601003

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic:foundation components:disc:rotor.

Service Bulletin Summary: Hub-mount brake rotor machining equipment from rotunda is now approved for warranty and service use. ( nhtsa item number - 601003 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-03-01
Bulletin Number:
985A11
NHTSA Item Number:
601009

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic:foundation components.

Service Bulletin Summary: Service tip information regarding elimination of sanding rotors and drums. ( nhtsa item number - 601009 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-03-01
Bulletin Number:
9845
NHTSA Item Number:
601264

Component Description: Service brakes, air:disc:rotor.

Service Bulletin Summary: Availability of hub-mount brake rotor machining equipment. ( nhtsa item number - 601264 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-03-01
Bulletin Number:
98417
NHTSA Item Number:
601278

Component Description: Visibility:defroster/defogger system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Cold air may be felt on the floor while in heat mode on some vehicles. ( nhtsa item number - 601278 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-03-01
Bulletin Number:
98419
NHTSA Item Number:
601280

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles may exhibit a flashing transmission control indicator lamp (tcil) and diagnostic trouble codes (dtcs) 62,628, and/or 1728. ( nhtsa item number - 601280 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-03-01
Bulletin Number:
9858
NHTSA Item Number:
601298

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: The malfunction indicator lamp (mil) may illuminate and diagnostic trouble code (dtc) p0503 may be stored in memory. ( nhtsa item number - 601298 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-03-01
Bulletin Number:
9869
NHTSA Item Number:
601320

Component Description: Vehicle speed control:cruise control.

Service Bulletin Summary: Concerns with hesitation, stumble, surge, miss, rough idle, stall at idle. ( nhtsa item number - 601320 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-03-01
Bulletin Number:
98613
NHTSA Item Number:
601324

Component Description: Visibility:defroster/defogger system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding cold air felt on the floor while in heat mode. ( nhtsa item number - 601324 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-04-01
Bulletin Number:
9888
NHTSA Item Number:
601238

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information on a new transmission fluid usage chart. ( nhtsa item number - 601238 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-04-01
Bulletin Number:
9852
NHTSA Item Number:
601290

Component Description: Tires.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information on tire company telephone numbers for customer assistance. ( nhtsa item number - 601290 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-04-01
Bulletin Number:
9873
NHTSA Item Number:
601341

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:radio/tape deck/cd etc. .

Service Bulletin Summary: Experiencing a whining / buzzing noise in the speakers of the entertainment radio or two-way radio. ( nhtsa item number - 601341 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-04-01
Bulletin Number:
9874
NHTSA Item Number:
601343

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: A new silicone gasket and sealant. ( nhtsa item number - 601343 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-04-01
Bulletin Number:
980310
NHTSA Item Number:
603504

Component Description: Suspension.

Service Bulletin Summary: Experiencing vibration at cruise over 50 mph. ( nhtsa item number - 603504 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-04-01
Bulletin Number:
980317
NHTSA Item Number:
603510

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Symptoms regarding p0300-p0308 misfire dtcs with 4. 6l engines. ( nhtsa item number - 603510 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-04-01
Bulletin Number:
982544
NHTSA Item Number:
603561

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some motor home vehicles equipped with e4od transmissions may experience hydraulic system malfunctions after replacing the transmission case. ( nhtsa item number - 603561 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-04-01
Bulletin Number:
982545
NHTSA Item Number:
603562

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Important service instructions for onp 97-b-17, expedition only. ( nhtsa item number - 603562 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-04-01
Bulletin Number:
982548
NHTSA Item Number:
603565

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Brief information giving the correct part number for tsb 98-3-12. ( nhtsa item number - 603565 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-04-01
Bulletin Number:
982673
NHTSA Item Number:
603571

Component Description: Wheels:center section.

Service Bulletin Summary: If you encounter a vehicle with a missing wheel hub o-ring, do not install a new o-ring. ( nhtsa item number - 603571 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-04-01
Bulletin Number:
982691
NHTSA Item Number:
603579

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Concerns of engine checklight on and dtc p1506 ( idle air control over speed error ) and/or fast idle. ( nhtsa item number - 603579 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-04-01
Bulletin Number:
982733
NHTSA Item Number:
603591

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Vehicles with the e4od are added to the fqr ( ford quality renewal ) assembly program. ( nhtsa item number - 603591 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-04-01
Bulletin Number:
982741
NHTSA Item Number:
603594

Component Description: Suspension:front.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles may exhibit a low speed ( under 35mph ) clicking noise. This may be caused by a cage nut rocking on the cottor pin for front axle half shaft spindle. ( nhtsa item number - 603594 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-04-01
Bulletin Number:
9810569
NHTSA Item Number:
603601

Component Description: Steering:linkages.

Service Bulletin Summary: Concerns of squeaky / noisy pitman arm. ( nhtsa item number - 603601 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-04-01
Bulletin Number:
11530
NHTSA Item Number:
613794

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: When diagnosing crank / no start on certain vehicles equipped with passive anti-theft (pats) check the customers key ring for any magnetic objects like the mobile speedpass key which may affect the signal transmission between the pats key a ( nhtsa item number - 613794 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-05-01
Bulletin Number:
98021698312
NHTSA Item Number:
600597

Component Description: Structure:body.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some components of the frame may require servicing due to collision damage. ( nhtsa item number - 600597 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-08-01
Bulletin Number:
981512
NHTSA Item Number:
609551

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:exhaust system:emission control.

Service Bulletin Summary: A direct replacement part for the evaporative emission canister and bracket assembly. Ak ( nhtsa item number - 609551 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-08-01
Bulletin Number:
981515
NHTSA Item Number:
609555

Component Description: Suspension:front:stabilizer bar.

Service Bulletin Summary: A clunking noise heard from front endcaused by front stabilizer bar contacting the frame. ( nhtsa item number - 609555 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-08-01
Bulletin Number:
4619
NHTSA Item Number:
615157

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles may exhibit malfunction indicator light on with evaporative diagnostic trouble codes p0442, p0455 set. ( nhtsa item number - 615157 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-08-01
Bulletin Number:
4626
NHTSA Item Number:
615163

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information on vehicles exhibiting and o/d off lamp flashing with diagnostic trouble code 62 / 628 / 1728. ( nhtsa item number - 615163 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-08-01
Bulletin Number:
4628
NHTSA Item Number:
615164

Component Description: Power train:axle assembly.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles may exhibit rear axle noise. ( nhtsa item number - 615164 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-08-01
Bulletin Number:
4631
NHTSA Item Number:
615169

Component Description: Power train.

Service Bulletin Summary: Brief information on vehicles exhibit vibration at cruise over 50 mph. ( nhtsa item number - 615169 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-08-01
Bulletin Number:
4638
NHTSA Item Number:
615176

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Malfunction indicator lamp on, with p0300 - p0308 misfire diagnostic trouble codes with a 4. 6l engine. ( nhtsa item number - 615176 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-08-01
Bulletin Number:
4664
NHTSA Item Number:
615200

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: This bulletin states that for certain vehicles it is not possible to set the check engine light and set diagnostic trouble code p0455 (evaporative emissions gross leak) if a customer refuels the vehicle with the engine running. ( nhtsa item number - 615200 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-08-01
Bulletin Number:
4698
NHTSA Item Number:
615237

Component Description: Parking brake.

Service Bulletin Summary: On some vehicles, the rubber stop bumper may be missing from the parking brake control, a replacement service part is now available. ( nhtsa item number - 615237 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-08-01
Bulletin Number:
11781
NHTSA Item Number:
615281

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information on setting the check engine light and setting diagnostic trouble code p0455 (evaporative emissions gross leak). ( nhtsa item number - 615281 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-08-01
Bulletin Number:
11806
NHTSA Item Number:
615303

Component Description: Parking brake.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding a missing rubber stop bumper from the parking brake cotnrol. ( nhtsa item number - 615303 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-08-01
Bulletin Number:
98163
NHTSA Item Number:
6090873

Component Description: Structure:body:door.

Service Bulletin Summary: Locks failed. Yd ( nhtsa item number - 6090873 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-09-01
Bulletin Number:
98-4725
NHTSA Item Number:
607138

Component Description: Power train:driveline:driveshaft.

Service Bulletin Summary: Vibration at cruise over 50 mph. ( nhtsa item number - 607138 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-09-01
Bulletin Number:
98-4738
NHTSA Item Number:
607152

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Cold engine knock 5. 4l action. ( nhtsa item number - 607152 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-09-01
Bulletin Number:
98-4802
NHTSA Item Number:
607208

Component Description: Visibility:rear window wiper/washer.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information on procedures to follow when installing a rear wiper arm. ( nhtsa item number - 607208 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-09-01
Bulletin Number:
98-4817
NHTSA Item Number:
607230

Component Description: Electrical system:fuses and circuit breakers.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some 1997-1998 explorer/mountaineer/expedition or navigator vehicles with 4-wd 4x4 system may exhibit both ( nhtsa item number - 607230 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-10-01
Bulletin Number:
982010
NHTSA Item Number:
603695

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:exhaust system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Experiencing a " buzzing " or " rattling " noise from the exhaust system. ( nhtsa item number - 603695 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-10-01
Bulletin Number:
982019
NHTSA Item Number:
603704

Component Description: Seats:front assembly:power adjust.

Service Bulletin Summary: Concerns with the power seat control button ( knob ) may detach from the switch actuator. ( nhtsa item number - 603704 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-11-01
Bulletin Number:
984802
NHTSA Item Number:
603663

Component Description: Visibility:windshield wiper/washer.

Service Bulletin Summary: When installing a rear wiper arm on some vehicles, be sure to follow the procedure in the 1999 workshop manual section 501-16-92. ( nhtsa item number - 603663 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-11-01
Bulletin Number:
982110
NHTSA Item Number:
603673

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: During high idle speeds throttle sticks after steady state driving in cold ambient temperatures. ( nhtsa item number - 603673 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-11-01
Bulletin Number:
982117
NHTSA Item Number:
603680

Component Description: Parking brake.

Service Bulletin Summary: A new parking brake control rubber bumper stop is now available for service. ( nhtsa item number - 603680 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-11-01
Bulletin Number:
98239
NHTSA Item Number:
603723

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:air conditioner.

Service Bulletin Summary: Experiencing no or intermittent auxillary a/c mode / blower control on some vehicles. ( nhtsa item number - 603723 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-11-01
Bulletin Number:
982310
NHTSA Item Number:
603724

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:exhaust system:emission control.

Service Bulletin Summary: Mass air flow (maf)- sensor contamination- service tip. ( nhtsa item number - 603724 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-11-01
Bulletin Number:
982323
NHTSA Item Number:
603930

Component Description: Structure:body.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information regarding replacement and / or repairs on any lock component. ( nhtsa item number - 603930 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-11-01
Bulletin Number:
982325
NHTSA Item Number:
603931

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: The malfucntion indicator lamp ( mil ) may illuminate and diagnostic trouble code (dtc) p0455 may be stored in memory. ( nhtsa item number - 603931 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-11-01
Bulletin Number:
12139
NHTSA Item Number:
613160

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles equipped with 4. 6l or 6. 8l engines may exhibit a cold start engine noise until warmed up. ( nhtsa item number - 613160 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-11-01
Bulletin Number:
12154
NHTSA Item Number:
613173

Component Description: Electrical system:ignition:anti-theft controller.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles equipped with pats (securilock) except certain models now have availability of fleet keys through rotunda. ( nhtsa item number - 613173 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-11-01
Bulletin Number:
985059
NHTSA Item Number:
613196

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Experiencing cold engine knock (repeat / revised message). ( nhtsa item number - 613196 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-11-01
Bulletin Number:
985062
NHTSA Item Number:
613198

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding idle vibration (repeat message). ( nhtsa item number - 613198 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-11-01
Bulletin Number:
985063
NHTSA Item Number:
613199

Component Description: Vehicle speed control.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding vehicles exhibiting vibration at cruise over 50 mph. (repeat message). ( nhtsa item number - 613199 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-11-01
Bulletin Number:
12170
NHTSA Item Number:
613218

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information concerning the octane shorting bar located on the passenger side of engine compartment near the bulkhead is not intended to be functional in reducing detonation/spark knock. ( nhtsa item number - 613218 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-11-01
Bulletin Number:
12174
NHTSA Item Number:
613224

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles may exhibit a hard start/long crank, cold start stall, cold rough idle concern. ( nhtsa item number - 613224 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-11-01
Bulletin Number:
985128
NHTSA Item Number:
613268

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission:lever and linkage:column shift.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles with electronic shift on the fly 4x4 systems may stick in 4x4 low. ( nhtsa item number - 613268 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-11-01
Bulletin Number:
985185
NHTSA Item Number:
613316

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Cold start engine noise ( nhtsa item number - 613316 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-12-01
Bulletin Number:
98254
NHTSA Item Number:
603643

Component Description: Suspension:front:springs:air suspension system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles equipped with air suspension may exhibit an intermittent check suspension lamp on and diagnostic trouble code (dtc) c1770 and/or c1845 illuminated. ( nhtsa item number - 603643 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-12-01
Bulletin Number:
98259
NHTSA Item Number:
603647

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vinyl covered items such as dash panels, door trim panels, consoles, etc. , may exhibit a small dent, scuff, abrasion and/ or discoloration resulting from assembly, transit, dealer prep and/or customer usage. ( nhtsa item number - 603647 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-12-01
Bulletin Number:
982521
NHTSA Item Number:
603658

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:exhaust system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Concerns of breakage of the exhaust system between the muffler and tailpipe may occur on some vehicles. ( nhtsa item number - 603658 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-12-01
Bulletin Number:
98241
NHTSA Item Number:
604053

Component Description: Steering:column locking:anti-theft device.

Service Bulletin Summary: Diagnostic service tips on passive anti theft system ( pats ). ( nhtsa item number - 604053 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-12-01
Bulletin Number:
98246
NHTSA Item Number:
604059

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Ford motor company has released a new electrical grease ( f8az - 19g208-aa ) to reduce the possibility of moisture corrosion at the terminals. ( nhtsa item number - 604059 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-12-01
Bulletin Number:
4802
NHTSA Item Number:
615320

Component Description: Visibility:windshield wiper/washer.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject rear wiper arm installation. ( nhtsa item number - 615320 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-12-01
Bulletin Number:
4981
NHTSA Item Number:
615321

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles equipped with 5. 4l engines may exhibit a cold start engine knock concern until warmed up. ( nhtsa item number - 615321 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-12-01
Bulletin Number:
5128
NHTSA Item Number:
615325

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission:lever and linkage:column shift.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles with electronic shift on the fly 4x4 systems may stick in 4x4 low. Engineering is investigating. ( nhtsa item number - 615325 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-12-01
Bulletin Number:
5203
NHTSA Item Number:
615335

Component Description: Vehicle speed control:cruise control.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles may exhibit a hard start / long crank, cold start stall, cold rough idle concern. ( nhtsa item number - 615335 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-12-01
Bulletin Number:
5206
NHTSA Item Number:
615338

Component Description: Equipment.

Service Bulletin Summary: For certain vehicles the octane shorting bar located on the passenger side of engine compartment near the bulkhead is not intended to be functional in reducing detonation / spark knock. ( nhtsa item number - 615338 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-12-01
Bulletin Number:
5257
NHTSA Item Number:
615374

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information on vehicles exhibiting cold engine knock. ( nhtsa item number - 615374 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-12-01
Bulletin Number:
5258
NHTSA Item Number:
615375

Component Description: Vehicle speed control.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information on vehicles exhibiting vibration at cruise over 50 mph. ( nhtsa item number - 615375 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-12-01
Bulletin Number:
5370
NHTSA Item Number:
615445

Component Description: Visibility:rear window wiper/washer.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles may exhibit a rear wiper that does not function properly (jammed). ( nhtsa item number - 615445 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-12-01
Bulletin Number:
12216
NHTSA Item Number:
615477

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic:antilock.

Service Bulletin Summary: This bulletin mentions that for all vehicles with antilock brake module concerns that require a module replacement, the technician must call for approval before removing and / or replacing the module. ( nhtsa item number - 615477 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-12-01
Bulletin Number:
12227
NHTSA Item Number:
615488

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: For all vehicles with generic electronic module (gem) concerns that require a module replacement, the technician must call for approval before removing and / or replacing the module. ( nhtsa item number - 615488 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-12-01
Bulletin Number:
12282
NHTSA Item Number:
615531

Component Description: Visibility:rear window wiper/washer.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles may exhibit a rear wiper that does not function properly (jammed). ( nhtsa item number - 615531 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-01-01
Bulletin Number:
9946
NHTSA Item Number:
606733

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission:cooling unit and lines.

Service Bulletin Summary: Concerns with transmission fluid leaking at the radiator. ( nhtsa item number - 606733 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-03-01
Bulletin Number:
9943
NHTSA Item Number:
604751

Component Description: Power train.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information regarding reprogramming powertrain control modules (pcms). ( nhtsa item number - 604751 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-03-01
Bulletin Number:
9946
NHTSA Item Number:
604762

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Concerns with transmission fluid leaking at radiator. ( nhtsa item number - 604762 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-03-01
Bulletin Number:
99411
NHTSA Item Number:
604767

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic.

Service Bulletin Summary: Vehicles experiencing increased brake pedal effort and / or false abs cycling at low speeds, or abs lamp illumination. ( nhtsa item number - 604767 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-03-01
Bulletin Number:
99B02
NHTSA Item Number:
604848

Component Description: Exterior lighting:turn signal:switch.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information on replacing multifunction switch. ( nhtsa item number - 604848 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-03-01
Bulletin Number:
5852
NHTSA Item Number:
605240

Component Description: Air bags.

Service Bulletin Summary: Vehicles exhibiting intermittent illumination of air bag light with diagnostic trouble code b1924. ( nhtsa item number - 605240 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-03-01
Bulletin Number:
12572
NHTSA Item Number:
605296

Component Description: Power train:driveline:universal joint.

Service Bulletin Summary: Vehicles may exhibit a high speed driveline vibration. ( nhtsa item number - 605296 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-03-01
Bulletin Number:
12529
NHTSA Item Number:
6091778

Component Description: Air bags:frontal:sensor/control module.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles may exhibit an air bag light on intermittently with diagnostic trouble code b1924. ( nhtsa item number - 6091778 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-05-01
Bulletin Number:
99-8-15
NHTSA Item Number:
606419

Component Description: Structure:body:door.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding door trim panel replacement - service tip. ( nhtsa item number - 606419 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-05-01
Bulletin Number:
99816
NHTSA Item Number:
606420

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Ford motor company now recommends sae 5w-30 viscosity grade for servicing any ford gasoline-powered vehicle regardless of model year. ( nhtsa item number - 606420 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-05-01
Bulletin Number:
9996
NHTSA Item Number:
606428

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Experiencing a delayed or no 2-3 upshift, primarily when the transmission is cold on vehicles with ford qality remanufactured (fqr) 4r70w transmission exchange units with julian build between 062-97 and 040-99. ( nhtsa item number - 606428 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-05-01
Bulletin Number:
996034
NHTSA Item Number:
606947

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Experiencing a engine knock at cold start-up. ( nhtsa item number - 606947 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-05-01
Bulletin Number:
996042
NHTSA Item Number:
606957

Component Description: Visibility:rearview mirrors/devices.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information on using 1999 procedures manual for side mirror replacement. ( nhtsa item number - 606957 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-05-01
Bulletin Number:
996113
NHTSA Item Number:
606979

Component Description: Power train:driveline:differential unit.

Service Bulletin Summary: Experiencing front differential noise. ( nhtsa item number - 606979 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-05-01
Bulletin Number:
996139
NHTSA Item Number:
606989

Component Description: Power train:driveline:differential unit.

Service Bulletin Summary: Concerns with front differential noise. ( nhtsa item number - 606989 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-05-01
Bulletin Number:
6232
NHTSA Item Number:
607031

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:cooling system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles may develop a coolant leak at the worm gear clamp located at the joint between the metal intake coolant tube and the coil resulting in engine misfire with diagnostic trouble code p0304 and / or rough idle. ( nhtsa item number - 607031 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-05-01
Bulletin Number:
6287
NHTSA Item Number:
607050

Component Description: Vehicle speed control:cruise control.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles may experience an idle vibration. ( nhtsa item number - 607050 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-05-01
Bulletin Number:
12743
NHTSA Item Number:
607070

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Exhibiting malfunction indicator lamp (mil) with diagnostic trouble codes (dtc(s) po351 and / or p0356 (coil primary circuit malfunction). ( nhtsa item number - 607070 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-05-01
Bulletin Number:
12767
NHTSA Item Number:
607088

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Exhibiting a vibration that may be interpreted as an nvh condition. ( nhtsa item number - 607088 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-05-01
Bulletin Number:
9912778
NHTSA Item Number:
607096

Component Description: Steering.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information regarding new service steering gear. ( nhtsa item number - 607096 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-05-01
Bulletin Number:
9912792
NHTSA Item Number:
607109

Component Description: Structure:body:door.

Service Bulletin Summary: Conditions on brokent door pull handles. ( nhtsa item number - 607109 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-05-01
Bulletin Number:
12797
NHTSA Item Number:
607111

Component Description: Power train:axle assembly.

Service Bulletin Summary: Addressing concerns of a low speed (under 35 mph) clicking noise caused by a cage nut rocking on the cotter pin for the front axle half shaft spindle. ( nhtsa item number - 607111 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-05-01
Bulletin Number:
12798
NHTSA Item Number:
607112

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles equipped with engines produced by windsor engine plant may exhibit an engine knock at initial cold startup. ( nhtsa item number - 607112 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-05-01
Bulletin Number:
98B33
NHTSA Item Number:
607294

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Owner notification for replacement of engine cylinder heads. ( nhtsa item number - 607294 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-05-01
Bulletin Number:
12720
NHTSA Item Number:
6091697

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:cooling system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles may develop a coolant leak at the worm gear clamp located at the joint between the metal intake coolant tube and the flexible rubber coolant hose. ( nhtsa item number - 6091697 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-05-01
Bulletin Number:
12738
NHTSA Item Number:
6091707

Component Description: Structure:frame and members.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles may exhibit a idle vibration. ( nhtsa item number - 6091707 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-05-01
Bulletin Number:
12796
NHTSA Item Number:
6091732

Component Description: Structure:body:door.

Service Bulletin Summary: On some vehicles, the door trim panels may have loose or broken pull handles. ( nhtsa item number - 6091732 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-06-01
Bulletin Number:
99111
NHTSA Item Number:
606433

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information designed to aid in the diagnosis, testing and repair of noise, vibration and harshness (nvh) concerns. ( nhtsa item number - 606433 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-06-01
Bulletin Number:
99128
NHTSA Item Number:
606449

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:air conditioner.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles may exhibit a whistling noise while driving with a/c in the off position at speeds above 64 km/h (40 mph). ( nhtsa item number - 606449 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-06-01
Bulletin Number:
99129
NHTSA Item Number:
606460

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:radio/tape deck/cd etc. .

Service Bulletin Summary: Experiencing a whine / buzz type noise in the speakers of the entertainment radio or two-way radio on vehicles with an in-tank electric fuel pump. ( nhtsa item number - 606460 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-06-01
Bulletin Number:
991210
NHTSA Item Number:
606461

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Ford motor company has released a private labeled material to be used for iron particle / acid rain service repairs. ( nhtsa item number - 606461 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-06-01
Bulletin Number:
99139
NHTSA Item Number:
606508

Component Description: Exterior lighting:brake lights.

Service Bulletin Summary: Conditions with the brake lamps inadvertently disabling the brake shift interlock. ( nhtsa item number - 606508 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-06-01
Bulletin Number:
991313
NHTSA Item Number:
606515

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic:antilock.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding anti-lock brake lamp illumination, increased break pedal effort and / or false anti-lock brake system (abs) cycling at low speeds. ( nhtsa item number - 606515 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-06-01
Bulletin Number:
6332
NHTSA Item Number:
606806

Component Description: Structure:body:door.

Service Bulletin Summary: Conditions with door trim panel having loose or broken pull handles. ( nhtsa item number - 606806 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-06-01
Bulletin Number:
12905
NHTSA Item Number:
606937

Component Description: Power train:axle assembly.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles may experience axle wind up and / or clunking, popping, ratcheting type noises when making cornering maneuvers on vehicles equipped with a four wheel drive hi or low range mode. ( nhtsa item number - 606937 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-07-01
Bulletin Number:
99143
NHTSA Item Number:
608419

Component Description: Power train:driveline:differential unit.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some 4x4 vehicles built with center disconnect front axles may exhibit a moaning noise from the front differential while operating in 4x2 mode. ( nhtsa item number - 608419 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-07-01
Bulletin Number:
99152
NHTSA Item Number:
608431

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information on the new flush and fill tool available through rotunda. ( nhtsa item number - 608431 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-07-01
Bulletin Number:
99157
NHTSA Item Number:
608436

Component Description: Suspension.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles may exhibit vibration, shimmy and body boom at speeds above 72 km/h (45 mph). ( nhtsa item number - 608436 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-07-01
Bulletin Number:
6350
NHTSA Item Number:
610653

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles equipped with engines produced by windsor engine plant may exhibit an engine knock at initial cold startup. ( nhtsa item number - 610653 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-07-01
Bulletin Number:
6640
NHTSA Item Number:
610715

Component Description: (A) Air bags., (B) Air bags:frontal:sensor/control module.

Service Bulletin Summary: Exhibiting an air bag lamp on intermittently with lamp fault code (lfc) 24, or diagnostic trouble code b1924 and / or b1342 stored in memory. ( nhtsa item number - 610715 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-07-01
Bulletin Number:
6686
NHTSA Item Number:
610729

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:air conditioner.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding air conditioner vacuum reservoir / check valve location. ( nhtsa item number - 610729 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-07-01
Bulletin Number:
12994
NHTSA Item Number:
614779

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:air conditioner.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding a/c vacuum reservoir / check valve location for the air conditioning system. ( nhtsa item number - 614779 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-08-01
Bulletin Number:
99164
NHTSA Item Number:
607657

Component Description: Electrical system:ignition.

Service Bulletin Summary: Concerns with a hard to turn ignition key and / or a hard to remove key from ignition cylinder. ( nhtsa item number - 607657 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-08-01
Bulletin Number:
996780
NHTSA Item Number:
608469

Component Description: Visibility:power window devices and controls.

Service Bulletin Summary: This online service bulletin involves vehicles exhibiting windnoise at the top of the door glass seal / weatherstrip molding area. ( nhtsa item number - 608469 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-08-01
Bulletin Number:
996876
NHTSA Item Number:
608807

Component Description: Structure:body:bumpers.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information pertaining to conditions with red staining (spots) on the front bumper wing ends. ( nhtsa item number - 608807 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-08-01
Bulletin Number:
13054
NHTSA Item Number:
6091846

Component Description: Visibility:windshield.

Service Bulletin Summary: Experiencing windnoise at the top of the door glass seal / weatherstrip molding area. ( nhtsa item number - 6091846 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-08-01
Bulletin Number:
13106
NHTSA Item Number:
6091911

Component Description: Structure:body:bumpers.

Service Bulletin Summary: On some vehicles the front bumpers may exhibit red staining (spots) on the bumer wing ends. ( nhtsa item number - 6091911 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-09-01
Bulletin Number:
99185
NHTSA Item Number:
6090055

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Vehicles built between 3/15/1997 and 12/31/1998 and with 4r70w transmissions may experience delayed or no 2-3 upshift, transmission control indicator lamp illuminated with diagnostic trouble code p0782 stored in memory. ( nhtsa item number - 6090055 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-09-01
Bulletin Number:
99194
NHTSA Item Number:
6090082

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic:foundation components.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information for servicing and diagnosing brake vibration, brake inspection, and brake friction material replacement. ( nhtsa item number - 6090082 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-09-01
Bulletin Number:
99195
NHTSA Item Number:
6090085

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:air conditioner.

Service Bulletin Summary: Service information for musty and mildew type odors coming from the air conditioning / heating system. ( nhtsa item number - 6090085 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-09-01
Bulletin Number:
99196
NHTSA Item Number:
6090087

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:air conditioner.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information on identifying non-approved / alternate refrigerants which could cause safety, and performance concerns if installed in ford a/c systems. ( nhtsa item number - 6090087 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-09-01
Bulletin Number:
7100
NHTSA Item Number:
6090448

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information regarding transmission trouble codes. ( nhtsa item number - 6090448 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-09-01
Bulletin Number:
13285
NHTSA Item Number:
6090709

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Experiencing engine knock at initial cold startup. ( nhtsa item number - 6090709 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-10-01
Bulletin Number:
13322
NHTSA Item Number:
609613

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles may exhibit an engine knock at initial cold startup. ( nhtsa item number - 609613 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-10-01
Bulletin Number:
13342
NHTSA Item Number:
609620

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:air conditioner.

Service Bulletin Summary: Vehicles with 2. 4l, 4. 6l, and 5. 4l engines may exhibit an a/c moan at idle. ( nhtsa item number - 609620 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-10-01
Bulletin Number:
99E03
NHTSA Item Number:
6089616

Component Description: Fuel system, other:storage:tank assembly.

Service Bulletin Summary: Emission recall for vehicles that were built with a fuel filler-valve which could leak while the vehicle is being operated which can exceed evaporative emissions standards. ( nhtsa item number - 6089616 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-10-01
Bulletin Number:
99222
NHTSA Item Number:
6089681

Component Description: Electrical system:wiring.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject on a wire harness terminal repair kit available for repairing electrical wiring harnesses. ( nhtsa item number - 6089681 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-10-01
Bulletin Number:
7155
NHTSA Item Number:
6090791

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Vehicles equipped with windsor engines only may exhibit an engine knock at initial cold startup. ( nhtsa item number - 6090791 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-10-01
Bulletin Number:
13331
NHTSA Item Number:
6092152

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles equipped with engines produced by windsor engine plant may exhibit an engine knock at initial cold startup. ( nhtsa item number - 6092152 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-11-01
Bulletin Number:
7353
NHTSA Item Number:
610785

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles may exhibit a condition of no 4x4 low range engagement or a stuck in 4x4 low range, with no diagnostic trouble codes stored in the gem module. ( nhtsa item number - 610785 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-11-01
Bulletin Number:
13505
NHTSA Item Number:
614630

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission:lever and linkage:column shift.

Service Bulletin Summary: All 4x4 vehicles with electronic shift onthe fly transfer cases will display contact plate pids opposite of the 1999 or earlier workshop manual indicates when using ngs with 15. 0 level or later software. ( nhtsa item number - 614630 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-11-01
Bulletin Number:
99234
NHTSA Item Number:
6090131

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information on diagnosing a vehicle with malfunction indicator lamp illuminated and diagnostic trouble codes p0442 and p0455 stored in continuous memory. ( nhtsa item number - 6090131 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-11-01
Bulletin Number:
99242
NHTSA Item Number:
6090184

Component Description: Structure:body:door.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information on replacing and / or repairing malfunctioning (door, ignition and decklid) locks. ( nhtsa item number - 6090184 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-01-01
Bulletin Number:
0015
NHTSA Item Number:
612203

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information regarding the new transmission cooler flusher- service tip. ( nhtsa item number - 612203 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-01-01
Bulletin Number:
0017
NHTSA Item Number:
612254

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject on the malfunction indicator lamp (mil) may illuminate and diagnostic trouble codes may appear. ( nhtsa item number - 612254 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-01-01
Bulletin Number:
7896
NHTSA Item Number:
612292

Component Description: Structure.

Service Bulletin Summary: Servicing trailer hitch. ( nhtsa item number - 612292 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-01-01
Bulletin Number:
7897
NHTSA Item Number:
612294

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:radio/tape deck/cd etc. .

Service Bulletin Summary: Diagnostic information for compact disc player probles, no disc or cd will not eject. This indicates no communication between radio and disc player. ( nhtsa item number - 612294 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-01-01
Bulletin Number:
0018
NHTSA Item Number:
612297

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:air conditioner.

Service Bulletin Summary: Vehicles equipped with electronic automatic temperature control (eatc) , may exerience the blower motor staying on high after desired temperature is reached and/ or the system does not maintain set temperature. ( nhtsa item number - 612297 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-01-01
Bulletin Number:
7929
NHTSA Item Number:
612424

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:radio/tape deck/cd etc. .

Service Bulletin Summary: Diagnostic information for compact disc player problems. ( nhtsa item number - 612424 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-01-01
Bulletin Number:
13711
NHTSA Item Number:
612699

Component Description: Trailer hitches.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding the servicing of trailer hitches on vehicles. ( nhtsa item number - 612699 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-01-01
Bulletin Number:
13712
NHTSA Item Number:
612700

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:radio/tape deck/cd etc. .

Service Bulletin Summary: Information regarding vehicles that experience the radios that display no dj-no disc or cd will not eject. ( nhtsa item number - 612700 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-01-01
Bulletin Number:
13745
NHTSA Item Number:
612742

Component Description: Power train.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles may experience a condition of no 4 x 4 low range engagement or a stuck in 4 x 4 low range. ( nhtsa item number - 612742 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-01-01
Bulletin Number:
13773
NHTSA Item Number:
612800

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:radio/tape deck/cd etc. .

Service Bulletin Summary: Information for compact disc player problems, radio may display no dj- no dusc or cd will not eject. ( nhtsa item number - 612800 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-01-01
Bulletin Number:
13744
NHTSA Item Number:
612801

Component Description: Structure:body.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles may exhibit a body boom while driving highway speeds. ( nhtsa item number - 612801 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-02-01
Bulletin Number:
8058
NHTSA Item Number:
612269

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles with 4. 6l fqr engine assemblies may have a smaller knock sensor threaded hole than that in original equipped engine assemblies. ( nhtsa item number - 612269 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-02-01
Bulletin Number:
13832
NHTSA Item Number:
612426

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles with 4. 6l fqr engine assemblies may have a smaller knock sensor threaded hole than that in original equipped engine assemblies. ( nhtsa item number - 612426 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-02-01
Bulletin Number:
13838
NHTSA Item Number:
612429

Component Description: Visibility:windshield.

Service Bulletin Summary: Concerns with vehicles exhibiting a windshield creak / squeak. ( nhtsa item number - 612429 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-04-01
Bulletin Number:
98168
NHTSA Item Number:
609737

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Transmission- e40d/4r100-1989-99-main controls, separator plates and separator plate gaskets usage chart. Yd ( nhtsa item number - 609737 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-04-01
Bulletin Number:
98169
NHTSA Item Number:
609742

Component Description: Steering:wheel and handle bar.

Service Bulletin Summary: Steering -alignment-toe set procedure service tip. Yd ( nhtsa item number - 609742 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-04-01
Bulletin Number:
981612
NHTSA Item Number:
609747

Component Description: Fuel system, gasoline:fuel injection system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Fuel may leak from the spring lock couplings. Yd ( nhtsa item number - 609747 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-04-01
Bulletin Number:
981613
NHTSA Item Number:
609748

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission:cooling unit and lines.

Service Bulletin Summary: Transmission fluid leaks at radiator. Yd ( nhtsa item number - 609748 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-04-01
Bulletin Number:
8058
NHTSA Item Number:
613617

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles with 4. 6l fqr engine assemblies may have a smaller knock sensor threaded hole than that in original equipped engine assemblies. ( nhtsa item number - 613617 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-06-01
Bulletin Number:
14197
NHTSA Item Number:
613894

Component Description: Fuel system, gasoline:storage:tank assembly.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles may exhibit a slow fuel fill condition. ( nhtsa item number - 613894 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-09-01
Bulletin Number:
14359
NHTSA Item Number:
618633

Component Description: Suspension:front:springs:air suspension system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject pertaining to air suspension leaks. ( nhtsa item number - 618633 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-09-01
Bulletin Number:
14365
NHTSA Item Number:
618636

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline:belts and associated pulleys.

Service Bulletin Summary: This bulletin addresses concerns a noise at intial engine startup when cold from the accessory drive belt. ( nhtsa item number - 618636 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-10-01
Bulletin Number:
00201
NHTSA Item Number:
618539

Component Description: Fuel system, gasoline:delivery:fuel pump.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles may exhibit hesitation on acceleration or while turning. ( nhtsa item number - 618539 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-11-01
Bulletin Number:
002310
NHTSA Item Number:
616522

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission:cooling unit and lines.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding contamination from prior transmission concerns or excess wear may be trapped in the transmission fluid cooling system. ( nhtsa item number - 616522 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-12-01
Bulletin Number:
00261
NHTSA Item Number:
616826

Component Description: Vehicle speed control:cruise control.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles equipped with a 4. 6l, 5. 4l, or 6. 8l engine may exhibit a rough idle / miss after start-up in cold ambient temperatures. ( nhtsa item number - 616826 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-01-01
Bulletin Number:
98S14
NHTSA Item Number:
616510

Component Description: Wheels:lugs/nuts/bolts.

Service Bulletin Summary: Safety recall update to replace locking lug nuts. ( nhtsa item number - 616510 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-01-01
Bulletin Number:
14609
NHTSA Item Number:
617992

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding high idle and/or check engine light condition. ( nhtsa item number - 617992 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-03-01
Bulletin Number:
0147
NHTSA Item Number:
619424

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding engine oil recommendations for use in 2001 vehicles - sae 5w-20 motor oil. ( nhtsa item number - 619424 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-04-01
Bulletin Number:
0162
NHTSA Item Number:
619266

Component Description: Electrical system:ignition:anti-theft controller.

Service Bulletin Summary: Vehicles equipped with passive anti-theft system (pats) may not start or crank. ( nhtsa item number - 619266 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-05-01
Bulletin Number:
14905
NHTSA Item Number:
620219

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic:antilock:abs warning light.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles may exhibit amber anti-lock brake system (abs) lamp on with undefined diagnostic trouble codes (dtcs) stored. ( nhtsa item number - 620219 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-06-01
Bulletin Number:
01128
NHTSA Item Number:
622677

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles may exhibit a check suspension lamp on with diagnostic trouble codes b2140 or c2140 even after the air suspension switch in the upper rh kick panel has been turned on. ( nhtsa item number - 622677 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-08-01
Bulletin Number:
01156
NHTSA Item Number:
623944

Component Description: Visibility:defroster/defogger system:windshield:heater core.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles may exhibit heater core leaks. ( nhtsa item number - 623944 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-08-01
Bulletin Number:
01157
NHTSA Item Number:
623988

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information regarding transmission fluid usage charts. ( nhtsa item number - 623988 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-08-01
Bulletin Number:
01166
NHTSA Item Number:
624099

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission:lever and linkage:column shift.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles may exhibit water in the transfer case, this could cause low range 4x4 lamp to illuminate, short of transfer case switch, or windshield wipers to be erratic or inoperative. ( nhtsa item number - 624099 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-08-01
Bulletin Number:
15122
NHTSA Item Number:
624622

Component Description: Structure:frame and members.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles may exhibit a vibration at idle and/or engine droaning noise on acceleration from a stop. ( nhtsa item number - 624622 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-08-01
Bulletin Number:
15123
NHTSA Item Number:
624629

Component Description: Power train:driveline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles may exhibit a driveline vibration at speeds between 60-70 mph. ( nhtsa item number - 624629 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-08-01
Bulletin Number:
15152
NHTSA Item Number:
624915

Component Description: Interior lighting.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles may exhibit courtesy rail lamps above the 2nd row seats that do not operate properly or cause a battery draw. ( nhtsa item number - 624915 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-09-01
Bulletin Number:
14372
NHTSA Item Number:
618640

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information on idle vibration or engine droan on acceleration. ( nhtsa item number - 618640 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-09-01
Bulletin Number:
01181
NHTSA Item Number:
625715

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission:park/neutral start switch.

Service Bulletin Summary: Brake shift interlock. ( nhtsa item number - 625715 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-10-01
Bulletin Number:
01215
NHTSA Item Number:
627762

Component Description: Vehicle speed control.

Service Bulletin Summary: A condition may exist, where throttle sticking may occur on a few vehicles in very cold ambient temperatures after operating at steady speed or extended idle for a period of time. ( nhtsa item number - 627762 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-10-01
Bulletin Number:
01205
NHTSA Item Number:
627927

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles may exhibit vacuum or air leaks in the intake manifold and / or engine system causing diagnostic trouble codes p0171 and or p0174. ( nhtsa item number - 627927 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-11-01
Bulletin Number:
15362
NHTSA Item Number:
630374

Component Description: Suspension:front:springs:air suspension system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles may exhibit air suspension malfunction. ( nhtsa item number - 630374 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-12-01
Bulletin Number:
01246
NHTSA Item Number:
630515

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Engine oil system priming procedures, service tips for reports of premature engine failure. ( nhtsa item number - 630515 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-12-01
Bulletin Number:
15480
NHTSA Item Number:
630585

Component Description: Fuel system, gasoline:delivery:fuel pump.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles may exhibit a slow fuel fill condition and/or premature shutoff of the gas pump when the vehicle is being re-fueled. ( nhtsa item number - 630585 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-01-01
Bulletin Number:
0214
NHTSA Item Number:
630001

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some engine assemblies with aluminum cylinder heads repaired in-vehile have been found to leak coolant and/or oil from the cylinder head gasket area. ( nhtsa item number - 630001 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-01-01
Bulletin Number:
15504
NHTSA Item Number:
630026

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles may exhibit driveabilty conditions and/or check engine lamp illuminated with a diagnostic trouble code p0455 (gross leak detected). ( nhtsa item number - 630026 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-01-01
Bulletin Number:
15517
NHTSA Item Number:
630043

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding exaggerated engine braking on deceleration. ( nhtsa item number - 630043 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-01-01
Bulletin Number:
15526
NHTSA Item Number:
630055

Component Description: Exterior lighting.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding inoperative running board lights. ( nhtsa item number - 630055 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-01-01
Bulletin Number:
15528
NHTSA Item Number:
630059

Component Description: Suspension:front:springs:air suspension system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding air suspension compressor quality. ( nhtsa item number - 630059 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-01-01
Bulletin Number:
15549
NHTSA Item Number:
630081

Component Description: Visibility:power window devices and controls.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information regarding pop/thump noise from power window. ( nhtsa item number - 630081 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-02-01
Bulletin Number:
15605
NHTSA Item Number:
630653

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles may exhibit driveability conditions and / or check engine lamp illuminated with a diagnostic trouble p0455 (gross leak detected). ( nhtsa item number - 630653 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-02-01
Bulletin Number:
15648
NHTSA Item Number:
630702

Component Description: Fuel system, gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles may exhibit a slow fuel fill condition and/or premature shutoff of the gas pump when the vehicle is being refueled. ( nhtsa item number - 630702 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-02-01
Bulletin Number:
15651
NHTSA Item Number:
630704

Component Description: Suspension:front:springs:air suspension system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles equipped with air suspension may exhibit an air leak and/or overnight bleed down of the air suspension. ( nhtsa item number - 630704 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-03-01
Bulletin Number:
15692
NHTSA Item Number:
636326

Component Description: Suspension.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles may exhibit a squeak, snap, rattle, or clunk in the front end when turning or going over bumps. ( nhtsa item number - 636326 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-03-01
Bulletin Number:
15708
NHTSA Item Number:
636344

Component Description: Wheels.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles may exhibit wheels that seize to the hubs and are difficult to remove during service. ( nhtsa item number - 636344 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-03-01
Bulletin Number:
15727
NHTSA Item Number:
636371

Component Description: Tires.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some 4x2 vehicles equipped with p275/60/r17 continental general tires may exhibit a highway speed tire vibration. ( nhtsa item number - 636371 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-03-01
Bulletin Number:
15749
NHTSA Item Number:
636384

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles equipped with 4 wheel drive may exhibit a notchy or sticking feeling in slow speed turns with no effect on steering efforts or assist while in the automatic 4x4 position. ( nhtsa item number - 636384 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-04-01
Bulletin Number:
15794
NHTSA Item Number:
637511

Component Description: Tires.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some 4x2 vehicles equipped with p275/60/r17 continental-general tires may exhibit a highway speed tire vibration. ( nhtsa item number - 637511 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-05-01
Bulletin Number:
15897
NHTSA Item Number:
637779

Component Description: Power train:driveline:differential unit.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding driveline angle-related vibration at various speeds and load conditions. ( nhtsa item number - 637779 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-05-01
Bulletin Number:
15901
NHTSA Item Number:
637787

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: This bulletin states that some 4. 6l fqr engine assemblies may have a smaller or larger knock sensor threaded hold than the one in the original engine assembly. ( nhtsa item number - 637787 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-05-01
Bulletin Number:
15939
NHTSA Item Number:
637848

Component Description: Structure:body.

Service Bulletin Summary: Concerns with speed body boom. ( nhtsa item number - 637848 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-07-01
Bulletin Number:
16015
NHTSA Item Number:
636202

Component Description: Suspension:front:springs:air suspension system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles with air suspension may exhibit an initial or repeat compressor dryer failure. ( nhtsa item number - 636202 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-09-01
Bulletin Number:
02176
NHTSA Item Number:
10008580

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic:switches:brake light.

Service Bulletin Summary: Lamp-brake-invadvertent disabling of brake shift interlock. ( nhtsa item number - 10008580 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-09-01
Bulletin Number:
02193
NHTSA Item Number:
10008588

Component Description: (A) Fuel system, gasoline:fuel injection system., (B) Vehicle speed control.

Service Bulletin Summary: 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. ( nhtsa item number - 10008588 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-10-01
Bulletin Number:
02208
NHTSA Item Number:
10013060

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:air conditioner.

Service Bulletin Summary: Climate control a/c service tech tips. ( nhtsa item number - 10013060 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-03-01
Bulletin Number:
03610
NHTSA Item Number:
10001861

Component Description: Steering:linkages:tie rod assembly.

Service Bulletin Summary: Tie rod end inspection procedure. Canada vehicles only. ( nhtsa item number - 10001861 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-03-01
Bulletin Number:
16683
NHTSA Item Number:
10001937

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: False failure of the vapor management valve (vmv). ( nhtsa item number - 10001937 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-04-01
Bulletin Number:
030709
NHTSA Item Number:
10002680

Component Description: Suspension.

Service Bulletin Summary: Repeat air suspension compressor drier failures. ( nhtsa item number - 10002680 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-05-01
Bulletin Number:
0392
NHTSA Item Number:
10002775

Component Description: Suspension:front:springs:air suspension system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Repeat air suspension compressor drier failures. ( nhtsa item number - 10002775 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-05-01
Bulletin Number:
0398
NHTSA Item Number:
10002780

Component Description: Fuel system, other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Malfunction indicator lamp (mil) illumination with diagnostic trouble codes p0442, p0455, p0456, p0457, p1442 or check fuel cap lamp illuminated with diagnostic trouble code p0457. ( nhtsa item number - 10002780 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-05-01
Bulletin Number:
0399
NHTSA Item Number:
10002781

Component Description: Steering.

Service Bulletin Summary: Tie rod end inspection procedure. ( nhtsa item number - 10002781 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-07-01
Bulletin Number:
03144
NHTSA Item Number:
10003744

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Engine misfire or rough running condition with coil on plug (cop) ignition systems may be more accurately diagnosed using the optional worldwide diagnostic system (wds) coil on plug (cop) kit. 2003 super duty f series included. ( nhtsa item number - 10003744 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-07-01
Bulletin Number:
03148
NHTSA Item Number:
10003748

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission:cooling unit and lines.

Service Bulletin Summary: New transmission cooler flusher - service tips. 2003 escort and super duty f series included. ( nhtsa item number - 10003748 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-08-01
Bulletin Number:
031513
NHTSA Item Number:
10003192

Component Description: Steering:linkages:tie rod assembly.

Service Bulletin Summary: Tie rod end inspection procedure. ( nhtsa item number - 10003192 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-09-01
Bulletin Number:
03181
NHTSA Item Number:
10004027

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Remote keyless entry (rke) - service tips. ( nhtsa item number - 10004027 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-11-01
Bulletin Number:
17320
NHTSA Item Number:
10008169

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:exhaust system:manifold/header/muffler/tail pipe.

Service Bulletin Summary: Broken exhaust manifold studs. ( nhtsa item number - 10008169 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
17459
NHTSA Item Number:
10007316

Component Description: Interior lighting.

Service Bulletin Summary: Courtesy rail lamps do not operate correctly or cause a battery draw. ( nhtsa item number - 10007316 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-03-01
Bulletin Number:
0454
NHTSA Item Number:
10008539

Component Description: Suspension:rear:springs:air suspension system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Air suspension compressor noise. ( nhtsa item number - 10008539 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-03-01
Bulletin Number:
0457
NHTSA Item Number:
10008542

Component Description: Visibility.

Service Bulletin Summary: Pop/thump noise at end of window movement and/or driver's window bounce back and reverse to mid-position. ( nhtsa item number - 10008542 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-08-01
Bulletin Number:
031404
NHTSA Item Number:
10011162

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Engine misfire or running - coil on plug (cop) ignition systems - wds cop kit diagnostic tips. To include various 2005 models. ( nhtsa item number - 10011162 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-09-01
Bulletin Number:
04L19
NHTSA Item Number:
10010001

Component Description: Steering:linkages:tie rod assembly.

Service Bulletin Summary: Customer maintenance reminder - literature program 04l19 - tie rod inspection procedure. ( nhtsa item number - 10010001 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-12-01
Bulletin Number:
042107
NHTSA Item Number:
10014086

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission:control module (tcm, pcm).

Service Bulletin Summary: General (pcm) power train control module programming procedures. ( nhtsa item number - 10014086 ).

Bulletin Date:
2005-01-01
Bulletin Number:
050618
NHTSA Item Number:
10016789

Component Description: Suspension:rear.

Service Bulletin Summary: Rear axle noise repair. ( nhtsa item number - 10016789 ).

Bulletin Date:
2005-03-01
Bulletin Number:
0554
NHTSA Item Number:
10014685

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:exhaust system:manifold/header/muffler/tail pipe.

Service Bulletin Summary: Use of stainless steel exhaust studs in service for 5. 4l 2v engine. ( nhtsa item number - 10014685 ).

Bulletin Date:
2005-04-01
Bulletin Number:
05618
NHTSA Item Number:
10017892

Component Description: Power train:axle assembly.

Service Bulletin Summary: Rear axle noise repair. ( nhtsa item number - 10017892 ).

Bulletin Date:
2005-11-01
Bulletin Number:
041601
NHTSA Item Number:
10018745

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling.

Service Bulletin Summary: Wds cop kit diagnostic tip - coil on plug (cop) ignition systems - engine misfire or rough running. ( nhtsa item number - 10018745 ).

Bulletin Date:
2007-10-01
Bulletin Number:
07212
NHTSA Item Number:
10023943

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some 1997-2008 vehicles equipped with a 4. 6l 2v, 5. 4l 2v, or 6. 8l 2v engine--spark plug thread repair procedure--not covered under new vehicle limited warranty. ( nhtsa item number - 10023943 ).


Recall Data Provided by NHTSA

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Make(s):
FORD
Model(s):
EXPEDITION, F-150, F-250
Year(s):
1997
Manufacturer:
FORD MOTOR COMPANY
NHTSA ID:
03V196000
Recall Date:
May 27th, 2003
Units Affected:
171,446

Affected Component: Steering:gear box:shaft sector.

Summary: On certain pickup trucks and sport utility vehicles, if the intermediate shaft yoke separates from the steering gear input shaft, the steering system becomes disconnected. .

Conequence: This could result in loss of steering control, potentially resulting in a vehicle crash without warning. .

Remedy: Dealers will inspect the steering intermediate shaft yoke to determine if the yoke is fully seated on the steering gear input shaft. If the yoke is fully seated no service is required. If the yoke is not fully seated and bolt groove and spline is visible, the intermediate shaft and bolt will be replaced as well as the bolt at the steering column connection. Owner notification began on may 30, 2003. Owners who take their vehicles to an authorized dealer on an agreed upon service date and do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact ford at 1-800-392-3673. .

Notes: Ford recall no. 03s02. Customers can also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236). .

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2
Make(s):
FORD, LINCOLN
Model(s):
BLACKWOOD, BRONCO, EXPEDITION, F-150, F-250, NAVIGATOR
Year(s):
1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002
Manufacturer:
FORD MOTOR COMPANY
NHTSA ID:
05V388000
Recall Date:
September 7th, 2005
Units Affected:
4,500,000

Affected Component: Vehicle speed control.

Summary: On certain pickup trucks and sport utility vehicles equipped with speed control, the speed control deactivation switch may overheat, smoke, or burn. .

Conequence: A fire at the switch could occur. .

Remedy: By letter dated september 12, 2005, owners were instructed to return their vehicles to their dealers to have the speed control deactivation switch disconnected. Owners who have had their speed control deactivated are being notified that parts will be available and advised to make an appointment to reconnect the speed control beginning in february 2006. Owners who did not have their speed control deactivated are being notified to have their system remedied beginning in february 2006. Owners are urged to avail themselves of the free disconnect service as soon as possible because of the significant risk of fire. Owners may contact ford at 1-800-392-3673. (note: also see recalls 05v017 and 06v286).

Notes: Ford recall no. 05s28. Customers may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153).

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Make(s):
ACURA, AUDI, BMW, CHEVROLET, DODGE, FORD, HONDA, INFINITI, MITSUBISHI, SCION, SUBARU, TOYOTA, VOLKSWAGEN
Model(s):
A4, ACCORD, BEETLE, C10, CAMRY SOLARA, CIVIC, CRX, DEL SOL, E36, ECLIPSE, EXPEDITION, F-150, G35, INTEGRA, MUSTANG, NEON, PRELUDE, RAM, S10, SILVERADO, WRX, XB
Year(s):
1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006
Manufacturer:
AAI MOTORSPORTS USA, LLC
NHTSA ID:
06E060000
Recall Date:
June 29th, 2006
Units Affected:
87,745

Affected Component: Exterior lighting.

Summary: Certain aai motorsports combination lamps sold as replacement lamps for use on the above list passenger vehicles. Combination lamps not equipped with amber side reflectors fail to conform with the requirements of federal motor vehicle safety standard no. 108, "lamps, reflective devices, and associated equipment. ".

Conequence: Lack of amber side reflectors in the lamps will decrease lighting visibility to other drivers and may possibly result in a vehicle crash.

Remedy: Aai motorsports will notify owners and replace the lamps free of charge. The recall began on august 1, 2006. Owners may contact aai motorsports at 909-923-9188. .

Notes: This recall only pertains to aai motorsports aftermarket lamps and has no relation to any original equipment installed on the listed passenger vehicles. For more information on the lamp model numbers, click on document search and view document titled "lamp model numbers. " customers may contact the national highway traffic safety administration's vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty: 1-800-424-9153).

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4
Make(s):
FORD
Model(s):
EXPEDITION, F-150, F-250
Year(s):
1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003
Manufacturer:
MAXZONE AUTO PARTS CORPORATION
NHTSA ID:
06E067000
Recall Date:
August 1st, 2006
Units Affected:
19,413

Affected Component: Exterior lighting:headlights.

Summary: Certain maxzone headlight assemblies, depo brand, p/nos. 331-1129l-asn and 331-1129r-asn, sold for use as aftermarket equipment for the above listed passenger vehicles. These headlamps fail to conform to the photometric requirements of federal motor vehicle safety standard no. 108, lamps, reflective devices, and associated equipment. .

Conequence: Decreased lighting visibility may result in a vehicle crash. .

Remedy: Maxzone will notify owners and offer reimbursement for any noncompliant headlights. The recall began on july 28, 2006. Owners may contact maxzone at 909-822-3288. .

Notes: This recall only pertains to aftermarket replacement equipment and has no relation to any original equipment installed on vehicles manufactured by ford motor company. Customers may contact the national highway traffic safety administration's vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty: 1-800-424-9153).

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Make(s):
FORD
Model(s):
EXPEDITION
Year(s):
1997
Manufacturer:
FORD MOTOR COMPANY
NHTSA ID:
96V252000
Recall Date:
n/a
Units Affected:
25,000

Affected Component: Suspension:rear.

Summary: The rear axle track bar bracket can separate from the frame due to missing welds or inadequate weld penetration. .

Conequence: If both brackets separate, the rear axle can move laterally until the tires contact either the frame or the wheelhouse resulting in either tire damage or a significant reduction in vehicle handling performance. .

Remedy: Dealers will install a track bar bracket reinforcement kit and inspection of the axle tubes. The suspect axle tubes do not have a stamped date code on the tube. Axles without date codes on the tubes will be replaced. .

Notes: Owner notification: owner notification will begin january 20, 1997. Note: owners who take their vehicles to an authorized dealer on an agreed upon service date and do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact ford at 1-800-392-3673. Also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-800-424-9393. .

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6
Make(s):
FORD, LINCOLN
Model(s):
EXPEDITION, F-150, F-250, NAVIGATOR
Year(s):
1997, 1998
Manufacturer:
FORD MOTOR COMPANY
NHTSA ID:
97V171000
Recall Date:
n/a
Units Affected:
866,000

Affected Component: Power train:automatic transmission:gear position indication (prndl).

Summary: Vehicle description: light duty pickup trucks and multi-purpose passenger vehicles. If the automatic transmission shift cable assembly was not fully attached to the steering column bracket, the shift cable assembly can come out of the bracket. The vehicle operator would then not be able to shift the transmission from one of the drive gear positions into the park position even though the gear shift selector would indicate "park. ".

Conequence: The condition would not allow a disengagement of the transmission from the park position or affect proper neutral start switch operation. Unintended vehicle movement could occur if the parking brake was not set. .

Remedy: Dealers will make the proper attachment of the transmission shift control cable to the steering column bracket and add a tie strap to that connection. .

Notes: Owner notification is expected to begin october 20, 1997. Owners who take their vehicles to an authorized dealer on an agreed upon service date and do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact ford at 1-800-392-3673. Also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-800-424-9393. .

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Make(s):
FORD, LINCOLN
Model(s):
EXPEDITION, F-150, F-250, NAVIGATOR
Year(s):
1997, 1998
Manufacturer:
FORD MOTOR COMPANY
NHTSA ID:
98V095000
Recall Date:
n/a
Units Affected:
1,520,000

Affected Component: Wheels:lugs/nuts/bolts.

Summary: Vehicle description: multi-purpose vehicles and light duty pickup trucks. The lug nuts on these vehicles may not create sufficient clamp load allowing wheel movement in relation to the hub/rotor mounting surface. .

Conequence: This can result in the loosening of lug nuts, stud fatigue failure, and the potential for a wheel separation from the vehicle, increasing the risk of a vehicle crash. .

Remedy: Owners of these vehicles will be receiving two notifications. The first notification, which began in may 1998, will provide an interim repair procedure until parts become available. This interim procedure can be completed by owners or their dealers. It specifies that the lug nut torque must be verified to be 100 lbs. Then the lug nuts need to be tightened an additional 1/8 to 1/4 turn more. There will be a second owner notification, which is expected to begin july 20, 1998, under which dealers will inspect the wheel studs and replace the wheel lug nuts. .

Notes: Owners will be receiving two notifications. The first notification, which began in may 1998, will provide an interim repair procedure. There will be a second owner notification, which is expected to begin july 20, 1998. Owners who take their vehicles to an authorized dealer on an agreed upon service date and do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact ford at 1-800-392-3673. Also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236). .

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Make(s):
FORD, LINCOLN
Model(s):
EXPEDITION, NAVIGATOR
Year(s):
1997, 1998, 1999, 2000
Manufacturer:
FORD MOTOR COMPANY
NHTSA ID:
00V073000
Recall Date:
n/a
Units Affected:
565,800

Affected Component: Trailer hitches.

Summary: Vehicle description: multi-purpose vehicles. The trailer hitch assembly to the frame attaching bolts could lose the clamp load. .

Conequence: The trailer hitch could then separate from the vehicle. .

Remedy: Dealers will replace the trailer hitch mounting bolts and nut plates. .

Notes: Owner notification began may 15, 2000. Owners who take their vehicles to an authorized dealer on an agreed upon service date and do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact ford at 1-800-392-3673. Also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236). .

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Make(s):
FORD
Model(s):
EXPEDITION, EXPLORER, F-150, NAVIGATOR, WINDSTAR
Year(s):
1996, 1997, 1998
Manufacturer:
FORD MOTOR COMPANY
NHTSA ID:
00V168000
Recall Date:
n/a
Units Affected:
20,637

Affected Component: Exterior lighting.

Summary: Vehicle description: mini vans, light pickup trucks, and sport utility vehicles. Off lease canadian vehicles equipped with daytime running lights which meet canadian requirements and not the photometric requirements of fmvss 108, "lamps, reflective devices, and associated equipment. " according to ford, the vehicles were imported into the u. S. Erroneously. .

Conequence: The light given off from the daytime running lights is brighter than allowed by u. S. Standards. .

Remedy: Dealers will be advised to deactivate the running light function and to complete any outstanding safety recalls on these vehicles. .

Notes: Owner notification began july 19, 2000. Owners who take their vehicles to an authorized dealer on an agreed upon service date and do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact ford at 1-800-392-3673. Also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236). .

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