1996 Mercury Cougar

115 Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs)

TSB List for the 1996 Mercury Cougar

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STEERING

  • TSB #98216

    NHTSA ID #603669

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 01 1998
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: A STEERING WHEEL MOVEMENT FELT WHEN DRIVING OVER ROUGH SURFACES.

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SUSPENSION

  • TSB #BC3281970206

    NHTSA ID #51877

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 06 1997
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: VEHICLES EXHIBIT A PULL WHILE BRAKING - CHECK FOR KINKED BRAKE LINES , REPLACE IF NECESSARY - REPLACE LOWER ARM AND STRUT BUSHINGS ON THE SIDE THE VEHICLE PULL TO. *TW

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SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:SWITCHES:BRAKE LIGHT

  • TSB #02176

    NHTSA ID #10008580

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 02 2002
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: LAMP-BRAKE-INVADVERTENT DISABLING OF BRAKE SHIFT INTERLOCK. *MJ

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  • TSB #BC0705961022

    NHTSA ID #50375

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 22 1996
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BRAKE EXTERIOR LIGHTS STAY ON (TAIL & HIGH MOUNT STOP LIGHT). *TT

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SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS

  • TSB #99194

    NHTSA ID #6090082

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 20 1999
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: INFORMATION FOR SERVICING AND DIAGNOSING BRAKE VIBRATION, BRAKE INSPECTION, AND BRAKE FRICTION MATERIAL REPLACEMENT. *TT

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  • TSB #985A11

    NHTSA ID #601009

    • Date Announced: MARCH 18 1998
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SERVICE TIP INFORMATION REGARDING ELIMINATION OF SANDING ROTORS AND DRUMS. *YC

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  • TSB #985A18

    NHTSA ID #601018

    • Date Announced: MARCH 18 1998
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT BRAKE ROUGHNESS (BRAKE PEDAL PULSATION, STEERING WHEEL SHAKE AND / OR NIBBLE) UNDER LIGHT BRAKE APPLICATIONS FROM 105 TO 0 KM/H (65 TO 0 MPH). *YC

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  • TSB #BC0704961022

    NHTSA ID #50374

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 22 1996
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BRAKE WARNING INDICATOR STAYS ON RED IN CLUSTER. *TT

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  • TSB #96222

    NHTSA ID #50941

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 21 1996
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BRAKES - ELIMINATION OF SANDING ROTORS AND DRUMS - SERVICE TIP. *TW

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  • TSB #9673

    NHTSA ID #613326

    • Date Announced: MARCH 25 1996
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: INFORMATION STATING THAT THE REAR BRAKES ON VEHICLES WITHOUT THE ANTI-LOCK BRAKE SYSTEM (ABS) WERE CHANGED ON 11/18/95 FROM DRUM BRAKES TO DISC BRAKES. *TT

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SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC

  • TSB #985A13

    NHTSA ID #601012

    • Date Announced: MARCH 18 1998
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THE USE OF PETROLEUM-BASED GREASE AS A LUBRICANT IN SERVICING DISC BRAKES IS NO LONGER ACCEPTABLE. *YC

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SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR

  • TSB #985A5

    NHTSA ID #601003

    • Date Announced: MARCH 18 1998
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: HUB-MOUNT BRAKE ROTOR MACHINING EQUIPMENT FROM ROTUNDA IS NOW APPROVED FOR WARRANTY AND SERVICE USE. *YC

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  • TSB #9814

    NHTSA ID #605562

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 19 1998
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUBJECT REGARDING THE AVAILABILITY OF HUB-MOUNT BRAKE ROTOR MACHINING EQUIPMENT. *TT

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SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK

  • TSB #985A6

    NHTSA ID #601004

    • Date Announced: MARCH 18 1998
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SOME VEHICLES MAY CYCLE WHEN BRAKES ARE APPLIED ON ROUGH ROADS OR ON AN INCLINE WHILE MAKING A SHARP TURN. *YC

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  • TSB #95212

    NHTSA ID #46478

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 01 1995
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THE USE OF PETROLEUM-BASED GREASE AS A LUBRICANT IN SERVICING DISC BRAKES IS NO LONGER ACCEPTABLE BECAUSE IT MAY BE INCOMPATIBLE WITH THE RUBBER MATERIAL USED IN THE DISC BRAKE SYSTEM. IF PETROLEUM-BASED GREASE IS USED TO LUBRICATE ANY PAR

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SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:DISC:ROTOR

  • TSB #9845

    NHTSA ID #601264

    • Date Announced: MARCH 02 1998
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: AVAILABILITY OF HUB-MOUNT BRAKE ROTOR MACHINING EQUIPMENT. *YC

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

  • TSB #0222

    NHTSA ID #630628

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 04 2002
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT AN INTAKE MANIFOLD CROSSOVER (FIRST RUNNER) COOLANT SEEPAGE CONDITION. *TT

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  • TSB #99B29

    NHTSA ID #612219

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 01 1999
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE ENGINE COOLANT LEAKS AT THE ENGINE FRONT COVER GASKET. OWNER NOTIFICATION PROGRAM PROVIDING REPLACEMENT OF THE ENGINE FRONT COVER GASKET. *TT

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  • TSB #99207

    NHTSA ID #6089651

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 04 1999
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUBJECT ON ENGINE COOLANT LEAKING INTO THE ENGINE OIL ON SOME VEHICLES. *TT

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  • TSB #13186

    NHTSA ID #6090542

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 01 1999
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: INFORMATION REGARDING FRONT COVER & WATER PUMP BOLTS-TORQUE VALVE REVISION/3.8-4.2L. *MJS

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  • TSB #99131

    NHTSA ID #606484

    • Date Announced: JUNE 28 1999
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: CONCERNS WITH ENGINE COOLANT LEAKING INTO ENGINE OIL ON SOME VEHICLES. *TT

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  • TSB #97050110617

    NHTSA ID #52896

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 1997
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE ILLUMINATION OF THE ENGINE COOLING INDICATOR LIGHT. *TW

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

  • TSB #02221

    NHTSA ID #10008304

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 11 2002
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: ENGINE-GEAR DRIVEN SYNCHRONIZERS-INCORRECT INSTALLATION-CAMSHAFT POSITION SYNCHRONIZER (CMP) INSTALLATION TOOL CORRECT APPLICATION. *MJ

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  • TSB #870197

    NHTSA ID #10000592

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 22 2002
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: INCORRECTLY INSTALLED GEAR DRIVEN CAMSHAFT POSITION (CMP) SENSOR SYNCHRONIZER ASSEMBLIES CAUSING SURGE, LOST OF POWER, MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP ON AND DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES P1336, P1309 AND P0340. *TT

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  • TSB #99B29#1

    NHTSA ID #613562

    • Date Announced: APRIL 01 2000
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: INFORMATION REGARDING REPLACMENT OF ENGINE FRONT COVER GASKET. **MR

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  • TSB #6996

    NHTSA ID #6090309

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 01 1999
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: INFORMATION REGARDING A CHANGE IN THE TORQUE VALUES OF THE ENGINE FRONT COVER WATER PUMP BOLTS. *TT

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  • TSB #9874

    NHTSA ID #601343

    • Date Announced: APRIL 13 1998
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: A NEW SILICONE GASKET AND SEALANT. *YC

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  • TSB #983224

    NHTSA ID #607436

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 12 1998
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SOME VEHICLES MAY HAVE WATER CONTAMINATION IN THE AIR FILTER AND / OR THE MASS AIR FLOW SENSOR. *TT

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  • TSB #97610

    NHTSA ID #51990

    • Date Announced: MARCH 17 1997
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BLOWER MOTOR- "CHIRPING" OR "SQUEAKING" FROM BLOWER MOTOR AT LOW SPEEDS. *JD

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  • TSB #BC0990961021

    NHTSA ID #50442

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 21 1996
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: INFORMATION ON ENGINE OIL LEAK AT THE OIL PAN, FRONT COVER &/OR THE FRONT & REAR CRANKSHAFT OIL SEAL. *TT

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE

  • TSB #0214

    NHTSA ID #630001

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 21 2002
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    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. *TT

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  • TSB #01246

    NHTSA ID #630515

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 10 2001
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: ENGINE OIL SYSTEM PRIMING PROCEDURES, SERVICE TIPS FOR REPORTS OF PREMATURE ENGINE FAILURE. *TT

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  • TSB #0147

    NHTSA ID #619424

    • Date Announced: MARCH 05 2001
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUBJECT REGARDING ENGINE OIL RECOMMENDATIONS FOR USE IN 2001 VEHICLES - SAE 5W-20 MOTOR OIL. *TT

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  • TSB #99816

    NHTSA ID #606420

    • Date Announced: MAY 03 1999
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: FORD MOTOR COMPANY NOW RECOMMENDS SAE 5W-30 VISCOSITY GRADE FOR SERVICING ANY FORD GASOLINE-POWERED VEHICLE REGARDLESS OF MODEL YEAR. *TT

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  • TSB #4643

    NHTSA ID #615181

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 01 1998
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT AN RPM FLARE ON A FORCED 4/2 DOWNSHIFT. ADDITIONALLY, THE COMMANDED ELECTRONIC PRESSURE CONTROL IS AT APPROMATELY 10 PSI. *TT

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  • TSB #983108

    NHTSA ID #607402

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 01 1998
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: EFFECTIVE MARCH 2, 1998M3.8L ENGINE ASSEMBLY IS ADDED TO FQR(FORD QUALITY RENEWAL) ASSEMBLY PROGRAM. *AK

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:BELTS AND ASSOCIATED PULLEYS

  • TSB #BC3288970206

    NHTSA ID #51884

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 06 1997
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT A COLD START ENGINE FEAD BELT CHIRP NOISE. *TW

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:HOSE

  • TSB #BC3243970210

    NHTSA ID #51865

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 10 1997
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: ENGINE COOLING LIGHT ON - POSSIBLE OIL LEAK AT UPPER JAM NUT ON THE UPPER TRANSMISSION COOLER LINE. *TW

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

  • TSB #982010

    NHTSA ID #603695

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 12 1998
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: EXPERIENCING A " BUZZING " OR " RATTLING " NOISE FROM THE EXHAUST SYSTEM. *YC

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  • TSB #9864

    NHTSA ID #601312

    • Date Announced: MARCH 30 1998
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: INFORMATION ON A BUZZING OR RATTLE NOISE FROM THE EXHAUST SYSTEM. *TT

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  • TSB #BC0407961115

    NHTSA ID #50753

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 15 1996
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: INSTRUCTIONS FOR REPLACING DIAGNOSED FAILED PARTS. *TW

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  • TSB #BC0490961112

    NHTSA ID #50763

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 12 1996
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: INSTRUCTIONS FOR REPLACING DIAGNOSED FAILED COMPONENT. *TW

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  • TSB #BC9714961101

    NHTSA ID #50860

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 01 1996
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: DIAGNOSTIC INSTRUCTIONS FOR SERVICING EVAPORATIVE EMISSION PURGE FLOW SYSTEM. *TW

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL

  • TSB #982310

    NHTSA ID #603724

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 23 1998
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: MASS AIR FLOW (MAF)- SENSOR CONTAMINATION- SERVICE TIP. *AK

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  • TSB #9834

    NHTSA ID #600588

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 16 1998
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: AIR INLET-WATER IN AIR INLET ELBOW-MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) ILLUMINATES DUE TO WATER CONTAMINATION OF AIR FILTER AND/OR MASS AIR FLOW SENSOR (MAF)- VEHICLE SWITH 4.6L ENGINE. *AK

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FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:CARBURETOR SYSTEM

  • TSB #97M91

    NHTSA ID #605621

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 19 1998
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: INFORMATION REGARDING ADDITIONAL COVERAGE FOR INTAKE MANIFOLD MALFUNCTIONS. *TT

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  • TSB #96225

    NHTSA ID #50944

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 21 1996
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: MASS AIR FLOW SENSOR - REPLACEMENT AS AN ASSEMBLY - SERVICE TIP. *TW

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POWER TRAIN

  • TSB #9943

    NHTSA ID #604751

    • Date Announced: MARCH 08 1999
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: INFORMATION REGARDING REPROGRAMMING POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULES (PCMS). *TT

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POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION

  • TSB #996041

    NHTSA ID #606956

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 1999
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT A HARD TO SHIFT CONDITION IN COLD WEATHER. *TT

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  • TSB #11760

    NHTSA ID #615262

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 01 1998
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT AN RPM FLARE ON A FORCED 4/2 DOWNSHIFT. *TT

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  • TSB #9717

    NHTSA ID #51362

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 02 1997
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THERE MAY BE DELAYED ENGAGEMENTS FROM "PARK" TO "REVERSE" OR "PARK" TO "OVERDRIVE" AND/OR DELAYED 1-2 SHIFTS OR ROUGH 3-4 SHIFTS- THIS MAY BE DUE TO THE CALIBRATION OF THE POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULE. *JD

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  • TSB #BC9686961001

    NHTSA ID #50544

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 01 1996
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: REPAIR PROCEDURE FOR VEHICLES EXPERIENCING A DELAYED 1-2 &/OR ROUGH 3-4 SHIFTS. *TT

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  • TSB #96711

    NHTSA ID #613332

    • Date Announced: MARCH 25 1996
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SOME 4R70W TRANSMISSIONS WERE BUILT WITH A UNIQUE CASE AND REQUIRE A SPACER TO BE INSTALLED BETWEEN THE LOW / REVERSE SERVO COVER AND RETAINING RING. *TT

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POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION:COLUMN SHIFT ASSEMBLY

  • TSB #97510

    NHTSA ID #51944

    • Date Announced: MARCH 03 1997
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TRANSMISSION- 4R70W- DELAYED 1-2 SHIFT AND/OR ROUGH 3-4 SHIFTS- VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH 4.6L ENGINE BUILT THROUGH 6/24/96. *JD

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POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

  • TSB #03261

    NHTSA ID #10008279

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 05 2003
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: NEW SERVICE PART - NUMBER 5 NEEDLE BEARING AND RACE KIT - 4R70W TRANSMISSION - SERVICE TIP. *TT

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  • TSB #0015

    NHTSA ID #612203

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 10 2000
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: INFORMATION REGARDING THE NEW TRANSMISSION COOLER FLUSHER- SERVICE TIP. *MJS

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  • TSB #99152

    NHTSA ID #608431

    • Date Announced: JULY 26 1999
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: INFORMATION ON THE NEW FLUSH AND FILL TOOL AVAILABLE THROUGH ROTUNDA. *TT

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  • TSB #9996

    NHTSA ID #606428

    • Date Announced: MAY 17 1999
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    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. *TT

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  • TSB #9888

    NHTSA ID #601238

    • Date Announced: APRIL 27 1998
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: INFORMATION ON A NEW TRANSMISSION FLUID USAGE CHART. *YC

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  • TSB #97511

    NHTSA ID #51945

    • Date Announced: MARCH 03 1997
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: FLUID- TRANSMISSION FLUID USAGE CHARTS. *JD

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  • TSB #BC0226970201

    NHTSA ID #51082

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 02 1997
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: ERRATIC SHIFTHING OF THE TRANSMISSION. *JD

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  • TSB #BC5191961001

    NHTSA ID #50469

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 01 1996
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: FOR CONCERNS OF STALLING, REFLASH PCM W/ 1996 CALIBRATION (R11 LEVEL). *TT

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POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:COOLING UNIT AND LINES

  • TSB #03148

    NHTSA ID #10003748

    • Date Announced: JULY 21 2003
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: NEW TRANSMISSION COOLER FLUSHER - SERVICE TIPS. 2003 ESCORT AND SUPER DUTY F SERIES INCLUDED. *TT

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  • TSB #002310

    NHTSA ID #616522

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 13 2000
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUBJECT REGARDING CONTAMINATION FROM PRIOR TRANSMISSION CONCERNS OR EXCESS WEAR MAY BE TRAPPED IN THE TRANSMISSION FLUID COOLING SYSTEM. *TT

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POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:TORQUE CONVERTER

  • TSB #9887

    NHTSA ID #601237

    • Date Announced: APRIL 27 1998
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: EXPERIENCING A TORQUE CONVERTER CLUTCH SHUDDER OR VIBRATION. *YC

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  • TSB #962612

    NHTSA ID #50997

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 16 1996
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TRANSAXLE - TORQUE CONVERTER REPLACEMENT GUIDELINES AND TORQUE CONVERTER/TRANSAXLE COOLING SYSTEM CLEANING PROCEDURES - SERVICE TIP. *TW

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  • TSB #96249

    NHTSA ID #50908

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 18 1996
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TORQUE CONVERTER - LEAK TEST PROCEDURE - SERVICE TIP. *TW

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  • TSB #BC0810961011

    NHTSA ID #50412

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 11 1996
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: VEHICLES EQUIPPED W/ AN AODE OR 4R70W TRANS HAS A CONCERN OF SHUDDER FROM THE TRANSMISSION TORQUE CONVERTER CLUTCH IN 3RD OR 4TH GEAR OR DURING 3-4 SHIFT. *TT

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POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:PARK/NEUTRAL START SWITCH

  • TSB #01181

    NHTSA ID #625715

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 17 2001
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BRAKE SHIFT INTERLOCK.*JB

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POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY

  • TSB #0019

    NHTSA ID #612301

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 10 2000
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: INFORMATION REGARDING SEVERAL INTERNAL CHANGES THAT HAVE BEEN IMPLEMENTED ON THE MRX-75 TRANSAXLE TO IMPROVE SHIFT EFFORTS. *MJS

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

  • TSB #03181

    NHTSA ID #10004027

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 15 2003
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: REMOTE KEYLESS ENTRY (RKE) - SERVICE TIPS. *TT

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  • TSB #98246

    NHTSA ID #604059

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 07 1998
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: FORD MOTOR COMPANY HAS RELEASED A NEW ELECTRICAL GREASE ( F8AZ - 19G208-AA ) TO REDUCE THE POSSIBILITY OF MOISTURE CORROSION AT THE TERMINALS. *YC

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  • TSB #BC9691961001

    NHTSA ID #50549

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 01 1996
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: PROCEDURE FOR THE ABS 'AMBER LIGHT' COMES ON. *TT

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:STARTER ASSEMBLY

  • TSB #97111097234

    NHTSA ID #53660

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 10 1997
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: VEHICLES EXHIBITING A "SQUEAKING" OR "CHIRPING" FROM THE BLOWER MOTOR AT LOW BLOWER MOTOR SPEEDS. *YC

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING

  • TSB #99222

    NHTSA ID #6089681

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 18 1999
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUBJECT ON A WIRE HARNESS TERMINAL REPAIR KIT AVAILABLE FOR REPAIRING ELECTRICAL WIRING HARNESSES. *TT

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  • TSB #96246

    NHTSA ID #50905

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 18 1996
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: WIRING - ELECTRICAL DIODE IDENTIFICATION AND SERVICE REPLACEMENTS. *TW

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:MODULE

  • TSB #96265

    NHTSA ID #50991

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 16 1996
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) - DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) P0300, P0301, P0302, P0303, P0304, P0305, P0306, P0307, AND/OR P0308 STORED IN MEMORY. *TW

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  • TSB #962510

    NHTSA ID #50967

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 02 1996
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) - DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) P0300, P0301, P0302, P0303, P0304, P0305, P0306, P0307 AND/OR P0308 STORED IN MEMORY. *TW

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  • TSB #962511

    NHTSA ID #50968

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 02 1996
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULE -REPROGRAM POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULE (PCM) - SERVICE PROCEDURES - SERVICE TIP. *TW

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EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS

  • TSB #BC3274970207

    NHTSA ID #51872

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 07 1997
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: REPLACEMENT HEADLAMP BULBS - SEVERAL AFTERMARKET COMPANIES ARE OFFERING REPLACEMENT BULBS WITH A HIGHER WATTAGE THAT ARE NOT DOT APPROVED - SOLD WITH DISCLAIMER OF "FOR OFF-ROAD USE ONLY" - THE BULBS DRAW MORE CURRENT THAN THE OEM BULBS A

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EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS

  • TSB #99139

    NHTSA ID #606508

    • Date Announced: JUNE 28 1999
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: CONDITIONS WITH THE BRAKE LAMPS INADVERTENTLY DISABLING THE BRAKE SHIFT INTERLOCK. *TT

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VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD

  • TSB #BC0006961101

    NHTSA ID #50794

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 01 1996
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: POP NOISE FROM POWER WINDOW MECHANISM. *TW

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  • TSB #96221

    NHTSA ID #50940

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 21 1996
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: WINDSHIELD AND INTERIOR GLASS - FOG/FILM. *TW

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VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS

  • TSB #BC0471961114

    NHTSA ID #50754

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 14 1996
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: CONCERN OF A POP NOISE FROM THE POWER WINDOW MECHANISM WHEN THE WINDOW REACHES FULL UP OR FULL DOWN POSITION. *TW

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VISIBILITY:SUN ROOF ASSEMBLY

  • TSB #BC3231970211

    NHTSA ID #51856

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 11 1997
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: WINDNOISE FROM FACTORY INSTALLED MOONROOFS. *TW

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VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER

  • TSB #985111

    NHTSA ID #613261

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 01 1998
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SOME VEHICLES WITH NON-FUNCTIONAL WINDSHIELD WIPERS MAY REQUIRE WIPER MOTOR REPLACEMENT. *TT

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  • TSB #12098

    NHTSA ID #613082

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 01 1998
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SOME VEHICLES WITH NON-FUNCTIONAL WINDSHIELD WIPERS MAY REQUIRE WIPER MOTOR REPLACEMENT. *MJS

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VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER:MOTOR

  • TSB #BC0761961016

    NHTSA ID #50397

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 16 1996
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: WASHER FLUID LEAKAGE AT THE BASE OF THE WASHER PUMP. *TT

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VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER SYSTEM:WINDSHIELD:HEATER CORE

  • TSB #01156

    NHTSA ID #623944

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 06 2001
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT HEATER CORE LEAKS. *SLC

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STRUCTURE:BODY

  • TSB #BC105709705

    NHTSA ID #52853

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 1997
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: INSTRUCTIONS FOR RE-INSTALLING LOOSE FENDER CLADDING. *TW

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STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

  • TSB #99-8-15

    NHTSA ID #606419

    • Date Announced: MAY 03 1999
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUBJECT REGARDING DOOR TRIM PANEL REPLACEMENT - SERVICE TIP. *TT

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VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:CRUISE CONTROL

  • TSB #96223

    NHTSA ID #50942

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 21 1996
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: LONG CRANK - STICKING IDLE AIR CONTROL (IAC) VALVE - VEHICLES BUILT FROM 11/1/94 THROUGH 3/30/96 -STALL - AFTER STARTING WHEN ENGINE ALLOWED TO SOAK FROM 1-4 HOURS - STICKING IDLE AIR CONTROL (IAC) VALVE. *TW

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TIRES

  • TSB #9852

    NHTSA ID #601290

    • Date Announced: APRIL 13 1998
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: INFORMATION ON TIRE COMPANY TELEPHONE NUMBERS FOR CUSTOMER ASSISTANCE. *YC

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  • TSB #9753

    NHTSA ID #51933

    • Date Announced: MARCH 03 1997
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: VIBRATION- TIRES- VIBRATION FELT WHILE DRIVING AT HIGHWAY SPEEDS- VEHICLES BUILT THROUGH 12/20/96 EQUIPPED WITH 16 INCH GOODYEAR TIRES. *JD

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  • TSB #BC0059961101

    NHTSA ID #50820

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 01 1996
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: DIAGNOSTIC PROCEDURES FOR CORRECTING VEHICLE DRIFT WHEN VEHICLE IS EQUIPPED WITH 15" OR 16" TIRES. *TW

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  • TSB #BC5195961001

    NHTSA ID #50472

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 01 1996
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: FIRESTONE P235 TIRES MAY EXHIBIT A HIGH FREQUENCY VIBRATION AT 65-75 MPH. *TT

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SEATS

  • TSB #9751

    NHTSA ID #51931

    • Date Announced: MARCH 03 1997
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: INTERIOR- LEATHER SEAT CLEANING PROCEDURE- SERVICE TIP. *JD

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SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:RECLINER

  • TSB #BC9687961001

    NHTSA ID #50545

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 01 1996
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: PROCEDURE FOR REPAIR VEHICLES WITH THE CARPET ON THE BACK OF THE SEAT CUSHION SHOWING. *TT

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EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

  • TSB #BC9688961001

    NHTSA ID #50546

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 01 1996
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: INFORMATION FOR WHEN DIAGNOSING CONCERNS W/ FACTORY INSTALLED CELLULAR PHONES. *TT

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EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

  • TSB #99129

    NHTSA ID #606460

    • Date Announced: JUNE 14 1999
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    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. *TT

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  • TSB #9873

    NHTSA ID #601341

    • Date Announced: APRIL 13 1998
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: EXPERIENCING A WHINING / BUZZING NOISE IN THE SPEAKERS OF THE ENTERTAINMENT RADIO OR TWO-WAY RADIO. *TT

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  • TSB #97090297184

    NHTSA ID #54070

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 02 1997
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE STATIC IN THE AM BAND OF THE RADIO WHILE DRIVING. *YC

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EQUIPMENT:AIR CONDITIONER

  • TSB #02208

    NHTSA ID #10013060

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 14 2002
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: CLIMATE CONTROL A/C SERVICE TECH TIPS. *EH

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  • TSB #99196

    NHTSA ID #6090087

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 20 1999
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: INFORMATION ON IDENTIFYING NON-APPROVED / ALTERNATE REFRIGERANTS WHICH COULD CAUSE SAFETY, AND PERFORMANCE CONCERNS IF INSTALLED IN FORD A/C SYSTEMS. *TT

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  • TSB #9735

    NHTSA ID #51662

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 03 1997
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: AIR CONDITIONING- R-134A TRACER DYE INSTALLED IN A/C SYSTEM AND THREE O-RING SPRING LOCK COUPLERS- SERVICE TIP. *JD

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  • TSB #96226

    NHTSA ID #50945

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 21 1996
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: AIR CONDITIONING - COMPRESSOR FAILURE - INSUFFICIENT AMOUNT OF REFRIGERANT OIL. *TW

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UNKNOWN OR OTHER

  • TSB #01157

    NHTSA ID #623988

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 06 2001
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: INFORMATION REGARDING TRANSMISSION FLUID USAGE CHARTS. *SLC

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  • TSB #99111

    NHTSA ID #606433

    • Date Announced: JUNE 14 1999
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: INFORMATION DESIGNED TO AID IN THE DIAGNOSIS, TESTING AND REPAIR OF NOISE, VIBRATION AND HARSHNESS (NVH) CONCERNS. *TT

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  • TSB #991210

    NHTSA ID #606461

    • Date Announced: JUNE 14 1999
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: FORD MOTOR COMPANY HAS RELEASED A PRIVATE LABELED MATERIAL TO BE USED FOR IRON PARTICLE / ACID RAIN SERVICE REPAIRS. *TT

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  • TSB #BC2364970501

    NHTSA ID #52812

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 1997
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: INSTRUCTIONS FOR REMOVING AND REINSTALLING A LOOSE FENDER CLADDING. *TW

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  • TSB #9768

    NHTSA ID #51987

    • Date Announced: MARCH 17 1997
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: FUEL ECONOMY- CUSTOMER EXPECTATIONS VERSUS VEHICLE USAGE. *JD

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  • TSB #BC3342973101

    NHTSA ID #51702

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 01 1997
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY THE 4.6L 2V ENGINE ASSEMBLY FOR THE VEHICLE IS AVAILABLE AS A FORD QUALITY RENEWAL ASSEMBLY. *JD

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  • TSB #BC1023897230

    NHTSA ID #51604

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 23 1997
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: VEHICLE EXHIBITS A PULL WHILE BRAKING, FOLLOW PROCEDURES OUTLINED IN 06-00-4 & PINPOINT TEST "A" ON 06-00-5 OF THE 1997 SERVICE MANUAL. *JD

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  • TSB #BC3342972301

    NHTSA ID #51442

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 23 1997
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 4.6L 2V ENGINE ASSEMBLY FOR VEHICLES IS AVAILABLE AS A FORD QUALITY RENEWAL ASSEMBLY. *JD

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  • TSB #BC1023597230

    NHTSA ID #51602

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 23 1997
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY THE 4.6L 2V ENGINE ASSEMBLY FOR THE VEHICLE IS AVAILABLE AS A FORD QUALITY RENEWAL ASSEMBLY. *JD

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