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2002

Technical Service Bulletins and Recalls for 2002 FORD EXPLORER SPORT TRAC

Bulletin Number: 427 Bulletin Date: 10-07-2005
Component:
Steering
Summary
Steering shudder during low speed maneuvers - 4.0l engine. *tt
Bulletin Number: 427 Bulletin Date: 10-07-2005
Component:
010000 steering
Summary
Steering shudder during low speed maneuvers - 4.0l engine. *tt
Bulletin Number: 18719 Bulletin Date: 07-01-2005
Component:
Fuel system, other
Summary
Malfunction indicator lamp coming on with diagnostic trouble codes (dtcs) p0171, p0172, p0174 and/or p0175 (fuel system too rich or lean). *tt
Bulletin Number: 18719 Bulletin Date: 07-01-2005
Component:
090000 fuel system, other
Summary
Malfunction indicator lamp coming on with diagnostic trouble codes (dtcs) p0171, p0172, p0174 and/or p0175 (fuel system too rich or lean). *tt
Bulletin Number: 42421 Bulletin Date: 06-07-2005
Component:
Seat belts:front:retractor
Summary
Safety belt retraction speed. *tt
Bulletin Number: 42421 Bulletin Date: 06-07-2005
Component:
151300 seat belts:front:retractor
Summary
Safety belt retraction speed. *tt
Bulletin Number: 30508 Bulletin Date: 04-01-2005
Component:
Power train:axle assembly
Summary
Front axle leaks fluid from vent tube - vehicles equipped with 4x4 or awd. *tt
Bulletin Number: 30508 Bulletin Date: 04-01-2005
Component:
106000 power train:axle assembly
Summary
Front axle leaks fluid from vent tube - vehicles equipped with 4x4 or awd. *tt
Bulletin Number: 42511 Bulletin Date: 12-27-2004
Component:
Equipment:electrical:air conditioner
Summary
Moan/vibration during air conditioning operation. *tt
Bulletin Number: 42511 Bulletin Date: 12-27-2004
Component:
353600 equipment:air conditioner
Summary
Moan/vibration during air conditioning operation. *tt
Bulletin Number: 42107 Bulletin Date: 12-13-2004
Component:
Power train:automatic transmission:control module (tcm, pcm)
Summary
General (pcm) power train control module programming procedures. *tt
Bulletin Number: 42419 Bulletin Date: 12-13-2004
Component:
Suspension:front
Summary
Revised procedure for adjusting alignment on all suspensions - new right hand upper control arm design for torsion bar front suspensions. *tt
Bulletin Number: 42107 Bulletin Date: 12-13-2004
Component:
103100 power train:automatic transmission:control module (tcm, pcm)
Summary
General (pcm) power train control module programming procedures. *tt
Bulletin Number: 42419 Bulletin Date: 12-13-2004
Component:
021000 suspension:front
Summary
Revised procedure for adjusting alignment on all suspensions - new right hand upper control arm design for torsion bar front suspensions. *tt
Bulletin Number: 4213 Bulletin Date: 11-01-2004
Component:
Suspension:rear
Summary
Squeaking noise from rear sway bar link. *tt
Bulletin Number: 4217 Bulletin Date: 11-01-2004
Component:
Power train:automatic transmission:control module (tcm, pcm)
Summary
General power train control module (pcm) programming procedures. *tt
Bulletin Number: 4213 Bulletin Date: 11-01-2004
Component:
022000 suspension:rear
Summary
Squeaking noise from rear sway bar link. *tt
Bulletin Number: 4217 Bulletin Date: 11-01-2004
Component:
103100 power train:automatic transmission:control module (tcm, pcm)
Summary
General power train control module (pcm) programming procedures. *tt
Bulletin Number: 20801 Bulletin Date: 08-09-2004
Component:
Engine and engine cooling:engine
Summary
Rattle noise from primary chain drive area 2000-3000 rpm - 4.0l sohc engine. *tt
Bulletin Number: 20801 Bulletin Date: 08-09-2004
Component:
061000 engine and engine cooling:engine
Summary
Rattle noise from primary chain drive area 2000-3000 rpm - 4.0l sohc engine. *tt
Bulletin Number: 4111 Bulletin Date: 06-14-2004
Component:
Electrical system
Summary
Streamlined diagnostic procedure for vehicles with malfunction indicator lamp (mil) on and diagnostic trouble codes (dtcs) p0401, p0402, p1400 or p1401. additional symptoms may include runs rough, lacks power, surge, poor fuel economy.
Bulletin Number: 4111 Bulletin Date: 06-14-2004
Component:
110000 electrical system
Summary
Streamlined diagnostic procedure for vehicles with malfunction indicator lamp (mil) on and diagnostic trouble codes (dtcs) p0401, p0402, p1400 or p1401. additional symptoms may include runs rough, lacks power, surge, poor fuel economy.
Bulletin Number: 02M01 Bulletin Date: 06-01-2004
Component:
Engine and engine cooling:exhaust system:emission control:gas recirculation valve (egr valve)
Summary
Customer satisfaction program 02m01 supplement #4. certain ford 2000 through 2003 vehicles equipped with a tube-mounted egr pressure sensor - additional egr pressure sensor warranty coverage. *tt supplement #3. *mj supplement #6
Bulletin Number: 17777 Bulletin Date: 05-01-2004
Component:
Suspension:rear:springs:leaf spring assembly
Summary
Rear leaf spring noise. *tt
Bulletin Number: 17777 Bulletin Date: 05-01-2004
Component:
022140 suspension:rear:springs:leaf spring assembly
Summary
Rear leaf spring noise. *tt
Bulletin Number: 17647 Bulletin Date: 03-01-2004
Component:
Structure
Summary
Paint peeling and/or bubbling on the center finish panel of the instrument panel. *tt
Bulletin Number: 31912 Bulletin Date: 02-09-2004
Component:
Steering
Summary
Steering shudder felt when turning, driving at slow speeds or at stop. *tt
Bulletin Number: 17544 Bulletin Date: 02-01-2004
Component:
Engine and engine cooling:engine
Summary
Generator noise in cold ambient temperatures. *mj
Bulletin Number: 17544 Bulletin Date: 02-01-2004
Component:
061000 engine and engine cooling:engine
Summary
Generator noise in cold ambient temperatures. *mj
Bulletin Number: 3223 Bulletin Date: 01-26-2004
Component:
Electrical system
Summary
Streamlined diagnostic procedure for vehicles with malfunction indicator lamp on and diagnostic trouble codes (dtcs) p0401, p0402, p1400 or p1401. additional symptoms may include runs rough, lacks power, surge, poor fuel economy. *tt
Bulletin Number: 305 Bulletin Date: 01-01-2004
Component:
Engine and engine cooling:exhaust system:emission control
Summary
Emissions recall 03e05: evaporative emissions canister fresh air inlet hose connector replacement.*mr
Bulletin Number: 3235 Bulletin Date: 11-24-2003
Component:
Structure:body
Summary
Bed extender component replacement service tip. *tt
Bulletin Number: 3235 Bulletin Date: 11-24-2003
Component:
162000 structure:body
Summary
Bed extender component replacement service tip. *tt
Bulletin Number: 2138 Bulletin Date: 11-10-2003
Component:
Power train:manual transmission
Summary
Low line pressure reading at wide open throttle (wot), slipping shifts and / or delayed engagements with possible diagnostic trouble codes p0732, p0733, p1762 set on vehicles built before 12/1/2001. *tt
Bulletin Number: 17376 Bulletin Date: 11-01-2003
Component:
Engine and engine cooling:engine
Summary
Lacks power/runs rough/black smoke condition. *tt
Bulletin Number: 17378 Bulletin Date: 11-01-2003
Component:
Engine and engine cooling:engine
Summary
Intermittent engine driveability issues. vehcles with automatic transmission built between 03/04/2002 and 12/01/2002. *tt
Bulletin Number: 17379 Bulletin Date: 11-01-2003
Component:
Engine and engine cooling:engine
Summary
Rough idle, hesitation on cold engine tip-in and/or hesitation during a 5-3 downshift. *tt
Bulletin Number: 17376 Bulletin Date: 11-01-2003
Component:
061000 engine and engine cooling:engine
Summary
Lacks power/runs rough/black smoke condition. *tt
Bulletin Number: 17378 Bulletin Date: 11-01-2003
Component:
061000 engine and engine cooling:engine
Summary
Intermittent engine driveability issues. vehcles with automatic transmission built between 03/04/2002 and 12/01/2002. *tt
Bulletin Number: 17379 Bulletin Date: 11-01-2003
Component:
061000 engine and engine cooling:engine
Summary
Rough idle, hesitation on cold engine tip-in and/or hesitation during a 5-3 downshift. *tt
Bulletin Number: 3203 Bulletin Date: 10-13-2003
Component:
Electrical system
Summary
Malfunction indicator lamp illuminated with diagnostic trouble codes (dtcs) p0442, p0455, p0456, p0457 or p1442 or a check fuel cap lamp illuminated with dtc p0457 for the evaporative emission system. *tt
Bulletin Number: 17253 Bulletin Date: 10-01-2003
Component:
Structure:body:roof and pillars
Summary
Water leak near the roof opening panel. 2004 explorer sport trac included. *tt
Bulletin Number: 17254 Bulletin Date: 10-01-2003
Component:
Steering
Summary
Clicking/popping noise from upper steering column area when turning. 2004 e series and explorer sport trac also included. *tt
Bulletin Number: 17280 Bulletin Date: 10-01-2003
Component:
Electrical system:alternator/generator/regulator
Summary
Generator whistle/hoot noise in cold ambient temperatures. *tt
Bulletin Number: 17280 Bulletin Date: 10-01-2003
Component:
112000 electrical system:alternator/generator/regulator
Summary
Generator whistle/hoot noise in cold ambient temperatures. *tt
Bulletin Number: 17280 Bulletin Date: 10-01-2003
Component:
112000 electrical system:alternator/generator/regulator
Summary
Generator whistle/hoot noise in cold ambient temperatures. *tt
Bulletin Number: 3195 Bulletin Date: 09-29-2003
Component:
Visibility:power window devices and controls
Summary
Power rear window bounces back open when closing. 2004 sport trac model included. *tt
Bulletin Number: 31912 Bulletin Date: 09-29-2003
Component:
Steering
Summary
Steering wheel shudder during low speed turning maneuvers. 2004 explorer sport trac included. *tt
Bulletin Number: 3181 Bulletin Date: 09-15-2003
Component:
Electrical system
Summary
Remote keyless entry (rke) - service tips. *tt
Bulletin Number: 17167 Bulletin Date: 09-01-2003
Component:
Engine and engine cooling:engine
Summary
Multiple vehicles with 3.0l or 4.0l engines lacks power/runs rough/black smoke. 2004 sport trac included. *tt
Bulletin Number: 17198 Bulletin Date: 09-01-2003
Component:
Engine and engine cooling:cooling system:hose
Summary
Wear-through condition on the abrasion sleeve of the upper radiator hose near the air conditioning accumulator or transmission fluid dipstick. *tt
Bulletin Number: 17231 Bulletin Date: 09-01-2003
Component:
Service brakes, hydraulic:antilock:abs warning light
Summary
Anti-lock brake system (abs) light flashing with diagnostic trouble code (dtc) b2477 after replacement of the abs module. *tt
Bulletin Number: 17055 Bulletin Date: 08-01-2003
Component:
Engine and engine cooling:engine
Summary
Lacks power / black smoke / runs rough, usually with no malfunction indicator lamp on or diagnostic trouble codes. *tt
Bulletin Number: 3148 Bulletin Date: 07-21-2003
Component:
Power train:automatic transmission:cooling unit and lines
Summary
New transmission cooler flusher - service tips. 2003 escort and super duty f series included. *tt
Bulletin Number: 398 Bulletin Date: 05-12-2003
Component:
Fuel system, other
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. *tt
Bulletin Number: 16835 Bulletin Date: 05-01-2003
Component:
Latches/locks/linkages:tailgate:latch
Summary
Tailgate locking by itself when slammed shut or when the vehicle is being driven over rough roads. *tt
Bulletin Number: 16735 Bulletin Date: 04-01-2003
Component:
Suspension:rear
Summary
Various noise issues from the rear leaf springs while driving. *tt
Bulletin Number: 16761 Bulletin Date: 04-01-2003
Component:
Fuel system, gasoline
Summary
Slow fuel fill condition on certain vehicles built after 3/3/02. *tt
Bulletin Number: 16776 Bulletin Date: 04-01-2003
Component:
Exterior lighting:turn signal:switch
Summary
Servicing multifunction switch wiring interference. *tt
Bulletin Number: 16810 Bulletin Date: 04-01-2003
Component:
Engine and engine cooling:engine
Summary
Rough idle and/or check engine lamp due to closure hose which becomes loose or disconnected at the right hand cam cover. *tt
Bulletin Number: 361 Bulletin Date: 03-31-2003
Component:
Engine and engine cooling
Summary
Malfunction indicator lamp on with or without rough running, lack of power, surge or poor fuel economy with diagnostic trouble codes p0401, p0402, p1400, p1401. *tt *jb
Bulletin Number: 358 Bulletin Date: 03-17-2003
Component:
Power train:axle assembly
Summary
Fluid may leak out of the front axle vent tube. *tt *jb
Bulletin Number: 335 Bulletin Date: 02-17-2003
Component:
Engine and engine cooling:engine
Summary
Idle air control (iac) valve diagnostic service tips. *tt
Bulletin Number: 322 Bulletin Date: 02-03-2003
Component:
Engine and engine cooling:engine
Summary
Streamlined diagnostic procedure for vehicles with malfunction indicator lamp (mil) on and diagnostic trouble codes (dtcs) p0401, p0402, p1400 or p1401, or runs rough, lacks power, surge, poor fuel economy, and the above listed dtcs without
Bulletin Number: 16610 Bulletin Date: 02-01-2003
Component:
Engine and engine cooling:engine
Summary
No start, no communication with power train control module (pcm) using wds/ngs or a miss/buck/jerk while driving. *tt
Bulletin Number: 16623 Bulletin Date: 02-01-2003
Component:
Fuel system, other:storage:fuel gauge system
Summary
Excessive fuel gauge fluctuation while driving (qsf). *tt
Bulletin Number: 258 Bulletin Date: 11-25-2002
Component:
Power train
Summary
Inoperative or inacurrate speedometer, 4x4 lamp illuminatd, and / or diagnostic trouble code p1635 or p1639. *tt
Bulletin Number: 2222 Bulletin Date: 11-11-2002
Component:
Power train:automatic transmission
Summary
Noise-gear whine noise in 1st and 2nd gear only-vehicles equipped with 5r55e transmission and 4.0l engine only. *mj
Bulletin Number: 2222 Bulletin Date: 11-11-2002
Component:
103000 power train:automatic transmission
Summary
Noise-gear whine noise in 1st and 2nd gear only-vehicles equipped with 5r55e transmission and 4.0l engine only. *mj
Bulletin Number: 17172 Bulletin Date: 11-01-2002
Component:
Power train
Summary
Vibration/moan condition while driving at highway speeds (75-80 mph) on 4x4 vehicles equipped with a 4.10 axle ratio. 2004 sport trac included. *tt *mj
Bulletin Number: 16395 Bulletin Date: 11-01-2002
Component:
Suspension:front:stabilizer bar
Summary
Squeak noise from the rear stabilizer bar link. *mj
Bulletin Number: 16396 Bulletin Date: 11-01-2002
Component:
Power train:automatic transmission:control module (tcm, pcm)
Summary
No start/no communication-contact request. *mj
Bulletin Number: 16402 Bulletin Date: 11-01-2002
Component:
Service brakes, hydraulic:foundation components
Summary
Front brake wear - under investigation. *mj
Bulletin Number: 16424 Bulletin Date: 11-01-2002
Component:
Structure:body
Summary
New tonneau cover lock cylinder retainer clips released for service. *mj
Bulletin Number: 16437 Bulletin Date: 11-01-2002
Component:
Electrical system
Summary
Diagnostic trouble code (dtc) c1233 & c1234 - replace anti-lock brake system euc. *mj
Bulletin Number: 16395 Bulletin Date: 11-01-2002
Component:
021100 suspension:front:stabilizer bar
Summary
Squeak noise from the rear stabilizer bar link. *mj
Bulletin Number: 16396 Bulletin Date: 11-01-2002
Component:
103100 power train:automatic transmission:control module (tcm, pcm)
Summary
No start/no communication-contact request. *mj
Bulletin Number: 16402 Bulletin Date: 11-01-2002
Component:
034000 service brakes, hydraulic:foundation components
Summary
Front brake wear - under investigation. *mj
Bulletin Number: 16424 Bulletin Date: 11-01-2002
Component:
162000 structure:body
Summary
New tonneau cover lock cylinder retainer clips released for service. *mj
Bulletin Number: 16437 Bulletin Date: 11-01-2002
Component:
110000 electrical system
Summary
Diagnostic trouble code (dtc) c1233 & c1234 - replace anti-lock brake system euc. *mj
Bulletin Number: 2216 Bulletin Date: 10-28-2002
Component:
Engine and engine cooling:exhaust system
Summary
Excessive sulfur smell from exhaust. *eh
Bulletin Number: 2216 Bulletin Date: 10-28-2002
Component:
063000 engine and engine cooling:exhaust system
Summary
Excessive sulfur smell from exhaust. *eh
Bulletin Number: 870197 Bulletin Date: 10-22-2002
Component:
Engine and engine cooling:engine
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
Bulletin Number: 2171 Bulletin Date: 09-02-2002
Component:
Structure:body
Summary
Paint-premature clearcoat cracking-service tips. *mj
Bulletin Number: 2173 Bulletin Date: 09-02-2002
Component:
Equipment:electrical:radio/tape deck/cd etc.
Summary
Electrical-radio-speaker whine noise-vehicles with ultimate pioneer radio system produced on or after 3/4/2002 only. *mj
Bulletin Number: 2176 Bulletin Date: 09-02-2002
Component:
Service brakes, hydraulic:switches:brake light
Summary
Lamp-brake-invadvertent disabling of brake shift interlock. *mj
Bulletin Number: 2171 Bulletin Date: 09-02-2002
Component:
162000 structure:body
Summary
Paint-premature clearcoat cracking-service tips. *mj
Bulletin Number: 2173 Bulletin Date: 09-02-2002
Component:
353400 equipment:electrical:radio/tape deck/cd etc.
Summary
Electrical-radio-speaker whine noise-vehicles with ultimate pioneer radio system produced on or after 3/4/2002 only. *mj
Bulletin Number: 2176 Bulletin Date: 09-02-2002
Component:
032100 service brakes, hydraulic:switches:brake light
Summary
Lamp-brake-invadvertent disabling of brake shift interlock. *mj
Bulletin Number: 16253 Bulletin Date: 09-01-2002
Component:
Structure:body:roof and pillars
Summary
Equipped with a hard tonneau cover. * mj
Bulletin Number: 16253 Bulletin Date: 09-01-2002
Component:
162900 structure:body:roof and pillars
Summary
Equipped with a hard tonneau cover. * mj
Bulletin Number: 16111 Bulletin Date: 08-01-2002
Component:
Suspension
Summary
Some vehicles built prior to 12/06/2001 may exhibit a popping noise from the front suspension while braking or on acceleration from a stop. *tt
Bulletin Number: 16113 Bulletin Date: 08-01-2002
Component:
Power train:clutch assembly
Summary
Some vehicles built after 03/04/2002 and equiped with a manual transmission may exhibit a hard to shift condition. *tt
Bulletin Number: 16121 Bulletin Date: 08-01-2002
Component:
Service brakes, hydraulic:foundation components:disc:pads
Summary
Some vehicles may exhibit uneven and / or premature front brake pad wear, particularly the front inside pad. *tt
Bulletin Number: 16124 Bulletin Date: 08-01-2002
Component:
Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline
Summary
Some vehicles built on or after 3/4/2002 may exhibit intermittent engine driveability issues. engineer is investigating. *tt
Bulletin Number: 16134 Bulletin Date: 08-01-2002
Component:
Exterior lighting:turn signal:switch
Summary
Information on servicing the multifunction switch on vehicles equipped with tilt steering column. *tt
Bulletin Number: 16111 Bulletin Date: 08-01-2002
Component:
020000 suspension
Summary
Some vehicles built prior to 12/06/2001 may exhibit a popping noise from the front suspension while braking or on acceleration from a stop. *tt
Bulletin Number: 16113 Bulletin Date: 08-01-2002
Component:
101000 power train:clutch assembly
Summary
Some vehicles built after 03/04/2002 and equiped with a manual transmission may exhibit a hard to shift condition. *tt
Bulletin Number: 16121 Bulletin Date: 08-01-2002
Component:
034520 service brakes, hydraulic:foundation components:disc:pads
Summary
Some vehicles may exhibit uneven and / or premature front brake pad wear, particularly the front inside pad. *tt
Bulletin Number: 16124 Bulletin Date: 08-01-2002
Component:
061100 engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline
Summary
Some vehicles built on or after 3/4/2002 may exhibit intermittent engine driveability issues. engineer is investigating. *tt
Bulletin Number: 16134 Bulletin Date: 08-01-2002
Component:
126200 exterior lighting:turn signal:switch
Summary
Information on servicing the multifunction switch on vehicles equipped with tilt steering column. *tt
Bulletin Number: 16111 Bulletin Date: 08-01-2002
Component:
020000 suspension
Summary
Some vehicles built prior to 12/06/2001 may exhibit a popping noise from the front suspension while braking or on acceleration from a stop. *tt
Bulletin Number: 16113 Bulletin Date: 08-01-2002
Component:
101000 power train:clutch assembly
Summary
Some vehicles built after 03/04/2002 and equiped with a manual transmission may exhibit a hard to shift condition. *tt
Bulletin Number: 16121 Bulletin Date: 08-01-2002
Component:
034520 service brakes, hydraulic:foundation components:disc:pads
Summary
Some vehicles may exhibit uneven and / or premature front brake pad wear, particularly the front inside pad. *tt
Bulletin Number: 16124 Bulletin Date: 08-01-2002
Component:
061100 engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline
Summary
Some vehicles built on or after 3/4/2002 may exhibit intermittent engine driveability issues. engineer is investigating. *tt
Bulletin Number: 16134 Bulletin Date: 08-01-2002
Component:
126200 exterior lighting:turn signal:switch
Summary
Information on servicing the multifunction switch on vehicles equipped with tilt steering column. *tt
Bulletin Number: 16021 Bulletin Date: 07-01-2002
Component:
Service brakes, hydraulic:antilock
Summary
Some vehicles with 4wabs may exhibit diagnostic trouble codes c1233 and c1234 (anti-lock brake sensor output failures) in slippery conditions. *tt
Bulletin Number: 16038 Bulletin Date: 07-01-2002
Component:
Power train:automatic transmission
Summary
Some vehicles equipped with a 5r55e automatic transmission may exhibit a gear whine type noise in 1st and / or 2nd gears only. *tt
Bulletin Number: 16040 Bulletin Date: 07-01-2002
Component:
Steering
Summary
Experiencing a clicking / popping noise from the upper steering column area when turning the steering wheel. *tt
Bulletin Number: 15859 Bulletin Date: 05-01-2002
Component:
Service brakes, hydraulic:antilock
Summary
Some vehicles with 4wabs may exhibit diagnostic trouble codes c1233 and c1234 (anti-lock brake sensor output failure). *tt
Bulletin Number: 15861 Bulletin Date: 05-01-2002
Component:
Power train
Summary
Subject regarding rear transmission extension housing oil seal leaks. *tt
Bulletin Number: 15863 Bulletin Date: 05-01-2002
Component:
Equipment:electrical:radio/tape deck/cd etc.
Summary
Subject regarding a whine noise condition from the speakers when using the radio or the cd with the pioneer tremore / pioneer ultimate 450 watt audio system. *tt
Bulletin Number: 15869 Bulletin Date: 05-01-2002
Component:
Power train:clutch assembly:pedal/linkage
Summary
Some vehicles may exhibit an intermittent soft clutch pedal which may cause difficulty in shifting gears (a notchy feel). *tt
Bulletin Number: 15887 Bulletin Date: 05-01-2002
Component:
Power train
Summary
Some vehicles may exhibit a no 1-2 upshift, no 2-3 upshift, a no engine braking condition in manual 1 or diagnostic trouble code p0732 (gear 2 incorrect ratio) or p0733 (gear 3 incorrect ratio). *tt
Bulletin Number: 15898 Bulletin Date: 05-01-2002
Component:
Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline
Summary
Some vehicles may exhibit a hard start / no start condition due to fuel pressure bleed down. *tt
Bulletin Number: 15905 Bulletin Date: 05-01-2002
Component:
Equipment:electrical:radio/tape deck/cd etc.
Summary
Subject regarding pioneer tremor / ultimate 450 watt audio system whine noise. *tt
Bulletin Number: 15910 Bulletin Date: 05-01-2002
Component:
Service brakes, hydraulic:foundation components
Summary
Concerns with brake vibration, roughness and / or grinding noise, and excessive brake rotor corrosion. *tt
Bulletin Number: 15936 Bulletin Date: 05-01-2002
Component:
Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline
Summary
Some vehicles equpped with 4.0l engine and automatic transmission may exhibit a rough idle, low speed engine quit, hesitation on cold engine tip-in and / or hesitation during a 5-3 donwshift. *tt
Bulletin Number: 281 Bulletin Date: 04-29-2002
Component:
Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline
Summary
Some vehicles equipped with the 4.0 sohc (single over-head cam) engine may exhibit a primary timing chain rattle noise. *tt
Bulletin Number: 282 Bulletin Date: 04-29-2002
Component:
Power train
Summary
Some vehicles built prior to 9/15/2001 may exhibit low line pressure readings while in drive, no 2nd gear, no 3rd gear, no engine braking in manual 1st and slipping shifts and / or delayed engagements. *tt
Bulletin Number: 283 Bulletin Date: 04-29-2002
Component:
Power train
Summary
Some vehicles equipped with a 2.3l, 3.0l or 4.0l engine and 5r44e or 5r55e automatic transmission may exhibit a fluid leak at the transmission servo covers in cold climates. *tt
Bulletin Number: 276 Bulletin Date: 04-15-2002
Component:
Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline
Summary
Information on diagnosing engine rattle noise from primary chain drive area between 2000-3000 rpm on cold engine operation only. *tt
Bulletin Number: 15765 Bulletin Date: 04-01-2002
Component:
Structure:body:door
Summary
Some vehicles may exhibit wind noise around the front doors, near the top rear-ward portion of the door / glass at highway speeds, or in a cross wind. *tt
Bulletin Number: 15769 Bulletin Date: 04-01-2002
Component:
Steering
Summary
Some vehicles may exhibit a condition of steering wheel leather peeling. *tt
Bulletin Number: 15785 Bulletin Date: 04-01-2002
Component:
Power train:automatic transmission
Summary
Some vehicles equipped with 5r55e/5r44e transmission may exhibit a whine noise in 1st gear that goes away after the 1-2 or 1-3 shift is completed. *tt
Bulletin Number: 15813 Bulletin Date: 04-01-2002
Component:
Service brakes, hydraulic:antilock
Summary
Some vehicles equipped with 4wabs may exhibit diagnostic trouble codes c1233 and c1234 (anti-lock brake sensor output failure). *tt
Bulletin Number: 15823 Bulletin Date: 04-01-2002
Component:
Equipment:electrical:radio/tape deck/cd etc.
Summary
Concerns of whine noise from pseakers, with the pioneer ultimate 450 watt audio radio system. *tt
Bulletin Number: 15835 Bulletin Date: 04-01-2002
Component:
Engine and engine cooling:cooling system:radiator assembly
Summary
Running change for the upper radiator sight shield. *tt
Bulletin Number: 256 Bulletin Date: 03-18-2002
Component:
Unknown or other
Summary
This bulletin involves proper procedures for preparation of service sheet metal parts coated with electro deposition primer (e-coat). *tt
Bulletin Number: 242 Bulletin Date: 03-04-2002
Component:
Power train:axle assembly
Summary
Certain vehicles with 4x4 or all-wheel drive may have a fluid leak from the front axle vent tube. *tt
Bulletin Number: 245 Bulletin Date: 03-04-2002
Component:
Electrical system:battery
Summary
Information regarding discharged battery charging service tips and guidelines. *tt
Bulletin Number: 15689 Bulletin Date: 03-01-2002
Component:
Power train:clutch assembly:pedal/linkage
Summary
Some vehicles may exhibit either a very hard or very soft clutch pedal feel. *tt
Bulletin Number: 15715 Bulletin Date: 03-01-2002
Component:
Visibility:glass, side/rear
Summary
Some vehicles may exhibit a rattle from the rear window when driving within the vent position. *tt
Bulletin Number: 15723 Bulletin Date: 03-01-2002
Component:
Visibility:sun roof assembly
Summary
Some vehicles may exhibit adhesive extruding from the headliner material around the moonroof. *tt
Bulletin Number: 15754 Bulletin Date: 03-01-2002
Component:
Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline
Summary
Some vehicles equipped with 4.0l engine and manual transmission may exhibit an intermittent stumble during deceleration and / or at stops when the clutch pedal is depressed. *tt
Bulletin Number: 232 Bulletin Date: 02-18-2002
Component:
Unknown or other
Summary
Some vehicles equipped with the 4.0l sohc engine may exhibit a check engine light on with diagnostic trouble codes p0300 (random misfire) or p0301. *tt
Bulletin Number: 15602 Bulletin Date: 02-01-2002
Component:
Service brakes, hydraulic:foundation components
Summary
Concerns with low brake pedal/hydraulic control unit brake fluid leak. *tt
Bulletin Number: 15644 Bulletin Date: 02-01-2002
Component:
Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline
Summary
Some vehicles may exhbit a hard start/no start condition when trying to start the vehicle. *tt
Bulletin Number: 15655 Bulletin Date: 02-01-2002
Component:
Engine and engine cooling:exhaust system
Summary
Concerns with excessive sulphur smell from the exhaust when operating under certain drive modes. *tt
Bulletin Number: 15532 Bulletin Date: 01-01-2002
Component:
Fuel system, gasoline:delivery:hoses, lines/piping, and fittings
Summary
Information on vehicles exhibitng fuel line damage due to pinching/squeezing of the fuel return line. *tt
Bulletin Number: 15531 Bulletin Date: 01-01-2002
Component:
Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline
Summary
Subject regarding engine quitting on deceleration/stopping.*yd
Bulletin Number: 15551 Bulletin Date: 01-01-2002
Component:
Exterior lighting
Summary
Customers may complain of moisture in headlamp. *yh
Bulletin Number: 15572 Bulletin Date: 01-01-2002
Component:
Seat belts:front:warning light/devices
Summary
Some vehicles equipped with belt minder may exhibit the belt minder warning chime staying on after the driver seat belt buckle has been buckled. *tt
Bulletin Number: 15590 Bulletin Date: 01-01-2002
Component:
Electrical system:battery
Summary
Some vehicles may exhibit a battery draw and/or a dead battery condition. *tt
Bulletin Number: 15531 Bulletin Date: 01-01-2002
Component:
061100 engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline
Summary
Subject regarding engine quitting on deceleration/stopping.*yd
Bulletin Number: 15551 Bulletin Date: 01-01-2002
Component:
120000 exterior lighting
Summary
Customers may complain of moisture in headlamp. *yh
Bulletin Number: 15531 Bulletin Date: 01-01-2002
Component:
061100 engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline
Summary
Subject regarding engine quitting on deceleration/stopping.*yd
Bulletin Number: 15551 Bulletin Date: 01-01-2002
Component:
120000 exterior lighting
Summary
Customers may complain of moisture in headlamp. *yh
Bulletin Number: 1251 Bulletin Date: 12-24-2001
Component:
Steering
Summary
Steering wheel shudder during low-speed turning. *tt
Bulletin Number: 1246 Bulletin Date: 12-10-2001
Component:
Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline
Summary
Engine oil system priming procedures, service tips for reports of premature engine failure. *tt
Recall Number: 05S28 Recall Date: 08-03-2007 Affected Vehicles: 3,600,000
Component:
Vehicle speed control
Summary:
On certain pickup trucks, passenger vehicles, sport utility vehicles, and motor homes chassis, the speed control deactivation switch may, under certain conditions, leak internally and then overheat, smoke, or burn.
Consequence:
This could result in an underhood fire.
How to Fix:
Dealers will install a fused wiring harness. owners of the passenger cars included in this campaign will be instructed to return their vehicles to their dealers to have the speed control deactivation switch disconnected as an interim repair. as soon as repair parts are available (expected october 2007), owners will be instructed to return to the dealers for installation of a fused wiring harness. the recall began on august 13, 2007, and mailing completed by september 19, 2007. owners may contact ford at 1-888-222-2751.
Recall Date: 03-23-2006 Affected Vehicles: 61,944
Component:
Exterior lighting
Summary:
Certain pro-a motors corner lamps, turn signals, and headlights sold as replacement lamps for use on certain passenger vehicles listed above. some combination lamps that are not equipped with amber side reflectors fail to conform to federal motor vehicle safety standard no. 108, lamps, reflective devices, and associated equipment.
Consequence:
Without the amber reflectors, the vehicle will be poorly illuminated, possibly resulting in a vehicle crash without warning.
How to Fix:
Pro-a motors will notify owners and offer to repurchase the lamps. the recall began on april 3, 2006. owners may contact pro-a motors at 323-838-2988.
Recall Number: 03S04 Recall Date: 08-05-2003 Affected Vehicles: 1,552,880
Component:
Seats:front assembly:recliner
Summary:
On certain sport utility vehicles equipped with high back seats, the upper bolt on the driver's side high back seat, that attaches the seat recliner mechanism to the seat back frame, could fracture. if the bolt fractures and does not jam in the seat back frame, the seat back may recline until it makes contact with an object behind the seat, such as the second row seat cushion.
Consequence:
The driver could potentially lose contact with the steering wheel or foot pedals during such an event, increasing the risk of a crash.
How to Fix:
Dealers will replace the driver seat upper bolt with a metal spacer and bolt. in addition, seats with tubular back frames will have the fully threaded lower recliner bolt replaced with a partially threaded bolt. owner notification began on august 29, 2003. owners should contact ford at 1-800-392-3673.
Recall Number: 01B77 Recall Date: 05-22-2001 Affected Vehicles: 13,000,000
Component:
Tires:tread/belt
Summary:
This is not a safety recall in accordance with the safety act. however, it is deemed a safety improvement campaign by the agency. equipment description: ford is replacing all firestone wilderness at 15, 16, and 17 inch tires mounted on ford trucks and suvs. ford reports tread separation can occur due to a combination of the sensitivity of the tire design to stress, aging, and manufacturing differences between plants. ford is replacing these tires to prevent possible premature tire failure. vehicle description: the vehicles listed below may have been originally equipped with firestone wilderness at tires or may have had wilderness at tires installed during the firestone recall launched in august 2000. certain 1991 throught 2002 ford explorer certain 2001 throught 2002 explorer sport, and sport trac certain 1997 through 2002 mercury mountaineer certain 1991 through 2001 ranger certain 1999 through 2001 expedition certain 1991 through 1994, and 1997 model year f-series certain 1991 through 1994 bronco note: both original equipment and replacement tires are affected.
Consequence:
Should the tread separate at highway speeds, a vehicle crash could occur, possibly resulting in personal injury or death.
How to Fix:
The replacement/reimbursement program for this campaign expired on march 31, 2002. however, customers can contact ford at 1-877-917-3673 or go on-line to www.ford.com for possible assistance.