Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs) for the 2012 F-150 are official communications between Ford & their dealerships that describe processes for troubleshooting or fixing certain common problems. All vehicle manufacturers are required by U.S. law to make their TSBs available to the public.

    STEERING

    • TSB #SSM 46210

      Date Announced:
      NOV 17, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10095995

      SOME 2010-2016 EPAS EQUIPPED VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT STEERING RELATED NOISES. THE WORKSHOP MANUAL (WSM) DIAGNOSTIC PROCEDURES HAVE BEEN UPDATED IN SECTION 211-02. WHEN DIAGNOSING AND REPAIRING EPAS STEERING NOISES USE THE UPDATED PROCEDURES. Read More »

    STEERING: STEERING WHEEL/HANDLE BAR

    • TSB #SB-45310

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10058662

      2012-2015 F150, EXPEDITION AND NAVIGATOR: ALL REQUIRE INTEGRATED WHEEL END (IWE) REPLACEMENT. SERVICE KIT HAS ALL PARTS REQUIRED FOR REPLACEMENT *CN Read More »

    SUSPENSION:FRONT:SPRINGS:LEAF SPRING ASSEMBLY:U-BOLT, LEAF SPRING TO AXLE

    • TSB #44964

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10058199

      FORD 2009-2014 F150: SERVICE INFORMATION REGARDING , DAMAGED 4X4 FRONT PINION BEARING DAMAGE IS NOTED DURING THE REPAIR OF THE FRONT AXLE ON 2009-2014 F150 VEHICLES UNITS OPERATED IN SEVERE COLD CLIMATES. Read More »

    SUSPENSION:FRONT:SHOCK ABSORBER

    • TSB #ASI-44362

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10055029

      FORD: ON SOME VEHICLES, FLUID IS PRESENT ON SHOCK ABSORBER SHAFT TO BODY INTERFACE OR THERE IS WETNESS AT REAR RESERVOIR SNAP RING AND NO REPLACEMENT SHOULD OCCUR, SINCE SHOCK WEEPAGE IS NORMAL. MODEL 2010-2014 F-150 RAPTOR. Read More »

    SUSPENSION:FRONT:HUB

    • TSB #ASI-32235

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053410

      FORD: ON SOME TRUCKS, WHILE OPERATING IN 4X2 MODE, THERE WILL BE NOISE COMING FROM FRONT HUB INTEGRATED WHEEL END (IWE) AND WILL CEASE ONCE SHIFTED INTO 4X4 MODE. MODELS 2011-2013 F-150. Read More »

    SUSPENSION:REAR:SHOCK ABSORBER

    • TSB #ASI-44421

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10055638

      FORD: ON SOME TRUCKS, THERE IS NOISE (CHIRP, CLUNK, BOOM) COMING FROM RIGHT FRONT REAR SHOCK ABSORBER, WHEN TRAVELING OVER SHARP, SMALL BUMPS (POTHOLES, FROST HEAVES OR EXPANSION JOINTS, AND MORE APPARENT DURING COLD TEMPERATURES. Read More »

    • TSB #ASI-44362

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10055029

      FORD: ON SOME VEHICLES, FLUID IS PRESENT ON SHOCK ABSORBER SHAFT TO BODY INTERFACE OR THERE IS WETNESS AT REAR RESERVOIR SNAP RING AND NO REPLACEMENT SHOULD OCCUR, SINCE SHOCK WEEPAGE IS NORMAL. MODEL 2010-2014 F-150 RAPTOR. Read More »

    • TSB #ASI-44281

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10054546

      FORD: THE SHOCK ABSORBER HAS FLUID OR WETNESS AT REAR RESERVOIR SNAP RING AND WEEPAGE OR LEAKAGE IS NORMAL AND WILL NOT HAVE A DETRIMENTAL EFFECT TO LIFT OF SHOCK ABSORBERS OR SUSPENSION. MODEL 2010-2013 F-150. Read More »

    SUSPENSION:REAR:AXLE:NON-POWERED AXLE ASSEMBLY

    • TSB #15-0114

      Date Announced:
      JUL 24, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10058236

      FORD F-150 2009-2012 : SOME TRUCKS WITH A 9.75 TRACTION LOK REAR AXLE ASSEMBLY MAY EXHIBIT, DURING TIGHT SLOW TURNS, VIBRATION, CHATTER OR A SHUDDER. *LJ Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-12-11-17

      Date Announced:
      NOV 23, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10051732

      FORD: NOISE IS COMING FROM REAR AXLE ON ACCELERATION, AN INTERMITTENT CLICKING OR SNAPPING, FROM STOP TO REVERSE OR DRIVE. HAPPENS ONLY WHEN CHANGING DIRECTION. MODEL 2012 F-150. *PE Read More »

    TRACTION CONTROL SYSTEM

    • TSB #TSB-12-11-18

      Date Announced:
      NOV 29, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10051733

      FORD: DUE TO TRACTION CONTROL FLASHING OR ILLUMINATING INDICATOR, DIAGNOSTIC CODES (DTC) C1963, C1278, C1280, C1282 ARE STORED IN ANTI LOCK BRAKE SYSTEM (ABS), DURING LOW SPEED MANEUVERS . MODELS 2009-2012 F-150. Read More »

    SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE

    • TSB #ASI-32295

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053458

      FORD: ON SOME VEHICLES, DURING A PROGRAMMABLE MODULE INSTALLATION (PMI) OF ANTI LOCK BRAKE (ABS) MODULE AN IDS ERROR MESSAGE APPEARS, IF IDS SESSION STARTED WITH NEW ABS MODULE CONNECT. MODELS 2010-2013 F-150. Read More »

    ENGINE (PWS)

    • TSB #SSM 47948

      Date Announced:
      APR 26, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10159494

      SSM 47948 - 2010-2019 Various Vehicles - Turbocharged Engines - Oil Supply Filter Replacement When Replacing The Turbocharger Or The Turbocharger Oil Supply Tube For 2010-2019 vehicles equipped with turbocharged engines, when diagnosing ... Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 47830

      Date Announced:
      FEB 26, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10156888

      Some 5.0L 4V engines may exhibit a tick/tap/rattle or knock immediately after secondary timing chain tensioner installation. In some cases the secondary timing chain tensioners are not fully released during installation. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB 18-2305

      Date Announced:
      OCT 25, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148706

      Some 2011-2015 F-150 vehicles equipped with a 3.5L EcoBoost engine and built on or before 29-May-2015 may exhibit a ticking/tapping or rattle type noise from the top front cover area of the engine upon initial start-up that may last for ... Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 46295

      Date Announced:
      JAN 10, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10095154

      TO HELP DIFFERENTIATE ENGINE OIL LEAKS FROM OTHER POSSIBLE SOURCES, A NEW WHITE-COLORED FLUORESCENT ENGINE OIL DYE IS AVAILABLE. WORKSHOP MANUAL (WSM), SECTION 303-00 HAS BEEN REVISED TO REFERENCE THE NEW WHITE-COLORED DYE. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 46085

      Date Announced:
      SEP 21, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10109070

      The Powertrain Control/Emissions Diagnosis (PC/ED) manual has been revised for diagnosing electronic throttle bodies (ETBs). The ETC_ACT and ETC_DSD PIDs should not used to diagnose possible ETB concerns. Read More »

    • TSB #15N05-S1

      Date Announced:
      JUL 11, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10091451

      CUSTOMER SATISFACTION PROGRAM 15N05 - SUPPLEMENT #1: CERTAIN 2011-2012 MODEL YEAR F-150 VEHICLES WITH 3.5L ECOBOOST ENGINE - ELECTRIC VACUUM PUMP EXTENDED COVERAGE Read More »

    • TSB #LTR3756

      Date Announced:
      FEB 05, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10204986

      49 CFR Part 579.5 Monthly Communications - January 2016 Read More »

    • TSB #TSB160001

      Date Announced:
      FEB 05, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10204987

      49 CFR Part 579.5 Monthly Communications - March 2016 Air bag warning light illuminated with diagnostic trouble code (DTC) B141B and/or B141C Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-15-0137

      Date Announced:
      SEP 02, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10074713

      SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB15-0131

      Date Announced:
      AUG 19, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10058702

      FORD: 2011-2015 F-150 TRUCKS WILL EXPERIENCE A TICKING OR TAPPING OR RATTLING TYPE OF NOISE FROM ENGINE'S TOP FRONT COVER AREA WHEN STARTING UP *CN Read More »

    • TSB #TSB15-0126

      Date Announced:
      AUG 11, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10058697

      FORD: 2011-2012 F-150 WITH 5.0L DUAL OVERHEAD CAMSHAFT ENGINE MAY SHOW A RUN ROUGH DURING COLD CONDITIONS. NO DIAGNOSTICS TROUBLE CODES PRESENT *CN Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-14-0180

      Date Announced:
      SEP 26, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10058115

      FORD: THERE ARE VARIOUS DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) RELATED TO GASOLINE TURBOCHARGED DIRECT INJECTION (GTDI) ENGINE MISFIRING. SYMPTOMS. MODEL 2011-13 F-150. *PE Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-14-0156

      Date Announced:
      AUG 27, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10056696

      FORD: IN FRONT OF LEFT HAND (LH) ON DRIVER SIDE CYLINDER HEAD, AN INTERMITTENT NOISE OF METALLIC RATTLE OR SCRATCHING, IS HEARD WHEN VEHICLE IS IDLE AND ENGINE AT OPERATING TEMPERATURE. MODEL 2011-12 F-150, MUSTANG. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-14-0084

      Date Announced:
      APR 24, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10056338

      FORD/LINCOLN: SOME TRUCKS ARE EXPERIENCING DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTC) P2270 OR P2272, MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) COMES ON. MODEL 2010-2011 RANGER, 2010-2012 E SERIES, EXPEDITION, F-150, F-SUPER DUTY, NAVIGATOR. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-14-0077

      Date Announced:
      APR 22, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10056231

      FORD: AFTER USING BLOCK HEATER WHEN TEMPERATURES BELOW -15 C (0 F), THERE IS A NO START OR HARD START CONDITION EXHIBITED BY THE ENGINE. MODEL 2011-2014 F-150. *PE Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-14-0067

      Date Announced:
      APR 22, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10055781

      FORD: WHEN TEMPERATURES ARE BELOW -15C (0F), THE GASOLINE TURBOCHARGED DIRECT INJECTION (GTDI) ENGINE HAS A NO START OR A HARD START CONDITION. MODEL 2011-2014 F-150. *PE UPDATED 8/1/14. SEE SB 14-0077. Read More »

    • TSB #ASI-32166

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10052207

      FORD: SOME VEHICLES, WITH TURBOCHARED GASOLINE DIRECT INJECTION ENGINES, WILL EXHIBIT FLASHING MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP, AN INTERMITTENT STUMBLE AND/OR MISFIRE DURING HARD ACCELERATION DURING EXTREME HUMID OR DAMP CONDITIONS. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

    • TSB #SSM 49761

      Date Announced:
      APR 29, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10191525

      Some 2011-2021 Mustang and F-150 vehicles equipped with a 5.0L engine may exhibit a ticking noise at idle after an engine oil change. Read More »

    • TSB #RFI20210205_667-

      Date Announced:
      FEB 05, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10189006

      This SKU is a Turbocharger. The customer communication requested return of unsold inventory to inspect the sealing plugs. If the plug isn't sealing properly it may lead to a oil leak. Read More »

    • TSB #RFI20210205_667-

      Date Announced:
      FEB 05, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10189007

      This SKU is a Turbocharger. The customer communication requested return of unsold inventory to inspect the sealing plugs. If the plug isn't sealing properly it may lead to a oil leak. Read More »

    • TSB #DOR-N3Z7B-03

      Date Announced:
      FEB 07, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10172885

      This SKU is an Oil Dipstick. The customer communication requested return of unsold inventory to inspect the dipstick tube. The dipstick tube inner diameter may be small enough that it prevents installation of the OE dipstick. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 47830

      Date Announced:
      FEB 26, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10155576

      Some 5.0L 4V engines may exhibit a tick/tap/rattle or knock immediately after secondary timing chain tensioner installation. In some cases the secondary timing chain tensioners are not fully released during installation. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 47797

      Date Announced:
      FEB 07, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10156877

      Some 2009-2017 Expedition/Navigator, 2009-2014 F-150/Mustang, 2008-2009 Sable, 2008-2019 Taurus/Flex/MKT, 2013-2019 Police Interceptor Sedan/Utility, and 2011-2019 Explorer vehicles may exhibit inoperative or intermittent HVAC blower ... Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 46085

      Date Announced:
      SEP 21, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10109070

      The Powertrain Control/Emissions Diagnosis (PC/ED) manual has been revised for diagnosing electronic throttle bodies (ETBs). The ETC_ACT and ETC_DSD PIDs should not used to diagnose possible ETB concerns. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

    • TSB #SSM 46085

      Date Announced:
      SEP 21, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10109070

      The Powertrain Control/Emissions Diagnosis (PC/ED) manual has been revised for diagnosing electronic throttle bodies (ETBs). The ETC_ACT and ETC_DSD PIDs should not used to diagnose possible ETB concerns. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE

    • TSB #SSM 46085

      Date Announced:
      SEP 21, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10109070

      The Powertrain Control/Emissions Diagnosis (PC/ED) manual has been revised for diagnosing electronic throttle bodies (ETBs). The ETC_ACT and ETC_DSD PIDs should not used to diagnose possible ETB concerns. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-12-10-19

      Date Announced:
      OCT 30, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10051923

      FORD: STUMBLE/MISFIRE INTERMITTENTLY ON ACCELERATION FROM HIGHWAY CRUISE IN HUMID OR DAMP CONDITIONS WITH POSSIBLE DTC (DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE). *KB Read More »

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

    • TSB #SSM 46085

      Date Announced:
      SEP 21, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10109070

      The Powertrain Control/Emissions Diagnosis (PC/ED) manual has been revised for diagnosing electronic throttle bodies (ETBs). The ETC_ACT and ETC_DSD PIDs should not used to diagnose possible ETB concerns. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:TURBO/SUPERCHARGER

    • TSB #SSM 46085

      Date Announced:
      SEP 21, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10109070

      The Powertrain Control/Emissions Diagnosis (PC/ED) manual has been revised for diagnosing electronic throttle bodies (ETBs). The ETC_ACT and ETC_DSD PIDs should not used to diagnose possible ETB concerns. Read More »

    • TSB #15-0071

      Date Announced:
      MAY 05, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10058057

      FORD 2011-2015 F150, 2015 EXPEDITION, TRANSIT, 2015 LINCOLN NAVIGATOR: CERTAIN VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH A 3.5 L GASOLINE TURBOCHARGED DIRECT INJECTED ENGINE BUILT ON 2/28/2015 MAY HAVE DIAGNOSTIC CODES OR DRIVEABILITY SYMPTOMS. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-14-0014

      Date Announced:
      JAN 20, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10054928

      FORD: A RAW ODOR OF FUEL IS COMING FROM ENGINE OIL AND/OR AN ENGINE OIL LEVEL INDICATION OF OVERFULL. MODEL 2011-2014 F-150. *PE Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-14-0010

      Date Announced:
      JAN 15, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10054920

      FORD: SOME TRUCKS WILL EXPERIENCE A NO OR HARD START CONDITION IF WEATHER IS BELOW -15 CELSIUS, 0 FAHRENHEIT. MODEL 2011-2014 F-150. *PE Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-13-8-1

      Date Announced:
      AUG 05, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10052790

      FORD: SOME VEHICLES, AFTER AN EXTENDED DRIVE AT HIGHWAY SPEEDS, WOULD HAVE A STUMBLE AND/OR MISFIRE, ON A HARD ACCELERATION, WHEN HUMIDITY IS HIGH OR CONDITIONS ARE DAMP. MODELS 2011-2012 F-150. Read More »

    • TSB #ASI-32227

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053407

      FORD: ON SOME TRUCKS, ON HARD ACCELERATION, AFTER EXTENDED DRIVE AT HIGHWAY SPEEDS, AN INTERMITTENT STUMBLE AND/OR MISFIRE MAY OCCUR, DURING EXTREME HUMID OR DAMP CONDITIONS. MODELS 2011-2013 F-150. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:DIESEL

    • TSB #SSM 46085

      Date Announced:
      SEP 21, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10109070

      The Powertrain Control/Emissions Diagnosis (PC/ED) manual has been revised for diagnosing electronic throttle bodies (ETBs). The ETC_ACT and ETC_DSD PIDs should not used to diagnose possible ETB concerns. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-14-0160

      Date Announced:
      SEP 08, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10058096

      FORD: VARIOUS MISFIRE SYSTEMS FROM TURBOCHARGE DIRECT INJECTION (GTDI)ENGINES HAVE STORED DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) IN POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULE P0300, P0301, P0302, P0303, P0304, P0305, P0306. Read More »

    • TSB #ASI-32207

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053411

      FORD: DUE TO LOOSE, MISSING, MODIFIED OR DAMAGED GROUND G400, VARIOUS MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LIGHT (MIL) DTC'S, RELATED TO GLOW PLUG CONTROL MODULE (GPCM), MAY BE EXHIBIT ON SOME DIESEL EQUIPPED TRUCKS. MODEL YEARS 2011-2013. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:OTHER FUEL TYPES:TURBO/SUPERCHARGER

    • TSB #SSM 46085

      Date Announced:
      SEP 21, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10109070

      The Powertrain Control/Emissions Diagnosis (PC/ED) manual has been revised for diagnosing electronic throttle bodies (ETBs). The ETC_ACT and ETC_DSD PIDs should not used to diagnose possible ETB concerns. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM

    • TSB #SSM 46085

      Date Announced:
      SEP 21, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10109070

      The Powertrain Control/Emissions Diagnosis (PC/ED) manual has been revised for diagnosing electronic throttle bodies (ETBs). The ETC_ACT and ETC_DSD PIDs should not used to diagnose possible ETB concerns. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:RADIATOR ASSEMBLY

    • TSB #SSM 46085

      Date Announced:
      SEP 21, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10109070

      The Powertrain Control/Emissions Diagnosis (PC/ED) manual has been revised for diagnosing electronic throttle bodies (ETBs). The ETC_ACT and ETC_DSD PIDs should not used to diagnose possible ETB concerns. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:FAN

    • TSB #SSM 46085

      Date Announced:
      SEP 21, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10109070

      The Powertrain Control/Emissions Diagnosis (PC/ED) manual has been revised for diagnosing electronic throttle bodies (ETBs). The ETC_ACT and ETC_DSD PIDs should not used to diagnose possible ETB concerns. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:HOSES/LINES/PIPING/FITTINGS

    • TSB #SSM 46085

      Date Announced:
      SEP 21, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10109070

      The Powertrain Control/Emissions Diagnosis (PC/ED) manual has been revised for diagnosing electronic throttle bodies (ETBs). The ETC_ACT and ETC_DSD PIDs should not used to diagnose possible ETB concerns. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

    • TSB #SSM 46085

      Date Announced:
      SEP 21, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10109070

      The Powertrain Control/Emissions Diagnosis (PC/ED) manual has been revised for diagnosing electronic throttle bodies (ETBs). The ETC_ACT and ETC_DSD PIDs should not used to diagnose possible ETB concerns. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL

    • TSB #SSM 46085

      Date Announced:
      SEP 21, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10109070

      The Powertrain Control/Emissions Diagnosis (PC/ED) manual has been revised for diagnosing electronic throttle bodies (ETBs). The ETC_ACT and ETC_DSD PIDs should not used to diagnose possible ETB concerns. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CRANKCASE (PCV)

    • TSB #SSM 46085

      Date Announced:
      SEP 21, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10109070

      The Powertrain Control/Emissions Diagnosis (PC/ED) manual has been revised for diagnosing electronic throttle bodies (ETBs). The ETC_ACT and ETC_DSD PIDs should not used to diagnose possible ETB concerns. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:GAS RECIRCULATION VALVE (EGR VALVE)

    • TSB #SSM 46085

      Date Announced:
      SEP 21, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10109070

      The Powertrain Control/Emissions Diagnosis (PC/ED) manual has been revised for diagnosing electronic throttle bodies (ETBs). The ETC_ACT and ETC_DSD PIDs should not used to diagnose possible ETB concerns. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CATALYTIC CONVERTOR

    • TSB #SSM 46085

      Date Announced:
      SEP 21, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10109070

      The Powertrain Control/Emissions Diagnosis (PC/ED) manual has been revised for diagnosing electronic throttle bodies (ETBs). The ETC_ACT and ETC_DSD PIDs should not used to diagnose possible ETB concerns. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:MANIFOLD/HEADER/MUFFLER/TAIL PIPE

    • TSB #SSM 46085

      Date Announced:
      SEP 21, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10109070

      The Powertrain Control/Emissions Diagnosis (PC/ED) manual has been revised for diagnosing electronic throttle bodies (ETBs). The ETC_ACT and ETC_DSD PIDs should not used to diagnose possible ETB concerns. Read More »

    FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

    • TSB #SB-14-0040

      Date Announced:
      FEB 25, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10055225

      2011-2014 F-150 HAS RAW FUEL SMELL FROM THE ENGINE OIL/OIL LEVEL OVERFILL. *LJ Read More »

    FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM (PWS)

    • TSB #LTR3756

      Date Announced:
      FEB 05, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10204986

      49 CFR Part 579.5 Monthly Communications - January 2016 Read More »

    • TSB #TSB160001

      Date Announced:
      FEB 05, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10204987

      49 CFR Part 579.5 Monthly Communications - March 2016 Air bag warning light illuminated with diagnostic trouble code (DTC) B141B and/or B141C Read More »

    FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:FUEL INJECTION SYSTEM

    • TSB #TSB-14-0160

      Date Announced:
      SEP 08, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10058096

      FORD: VARIOUS MISFIRE SYSTEMS FROM TURBOCHARGE DIRECT INJECTION (GTDI)ENGINES HAVE STORED DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) IN POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULE P0300, P0301, P0302, P0303, P0304, P0305, P0306. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN

    • TSB #TSB 22-2219

      Date Announced:
      JUN 21, 2022
      NHTSA ID:
      #10214754

      Some 2003-2020 Expedition/Navigator and 2006-2020 F-150 (non-Raptor) vehicles equipped with 4WD may exhibit grinding/clicking/ratcheting noise from the front wheel area. Read More »

    • TSB #16N02-S1

      Date Announced:
      AUG 17, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10201086

      This program extends the warranty coverage of the automatic transmission molded leadframe to 10 years of service or 150,000 miles from the warranty start date of the vehicle, whichever occurs first. This is a one-time repair program. Read More »

    • TSB #19N01-S4

      Date Announced:
      AUG 17, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10201087

      This program extends the warranty coverage of the automatic transmission molded leadframe to 10 years of service or 150,000 miles from the warranty start date of the vehicle, whichever occurs first. This is a one-time repair program. Read More »

    • TSB #19N01-S3

      Date Announced:
      NOV 12, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10183669

      Certain 2011 - 2013 Model Year F-150 and 2012- 2013 Model Year Expedition/Navigator Vehicles Equipped with A 6R80 Transmission Transmission Molded Leadframe Extended Coverage In some of the affected vehicles, an output shaft speed (OSS) ... Read More »

    • TSB #19N01-S1

      Date Announced:
      JUN 25, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10162411

      Customer Satisfaction Program 19N01: Certain 2011 - 2013 Model Year F-150 and 2012- 2013 Model Year Expedition/Navigator Vehicles Equipped With A 6R80 Transmission - Transmission Molded Leadframe Extended ... Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 47976

      Date Announced:
      MAY 10, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160931

      On vehicles equipped with an automatic transmission it is imperative that the converter pilot hub be greased with Motorcraft Multi-Purpose Grease Spray XL-5-A even if grease was not applied from the factory. Read More »

    • TSB #19N01

      Date Announced:
      APR 04, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10159510

      Certain 2011 - 2013 Model Year F-150 and 2012- 2013 Model Year Expedition/Navigator Vehicles Equipped With A 6R80 Transmission - Transmission Molded Leadframe Extended Coverage Read More »

    • TSB #TSB16-0108

      Date Announced:
      AUG 16, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10092370

      SOME 2004-2014 F-150 AND 2006-2008 MARK LT VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH FOUR-WHEEL DRIVE (4WD) MAY EXHIBIT NOISY OR ENGAGED FRONT HUBS WHEN OPERATING IN TWO-WHEEL DRIVE (2WD) MODE. FOLLOW THE SERVICE PROCEDURE STEPS TO CORRECT THE CONDITION. Read More »

    • TSB #16N02

      Date Announced:
      JUN 16, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10091155

      CERTAIN 2011-2012 MODEL YEAR F-150 AND 2012 MODEL YEAR EXPEDITION, NAVIGATOR AND MUSTANG VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH A 6R80 TRANSMISSION - MOLDED LEADFRAME EXTENDED COVERAGE Read More »

    • TSB #LTR3756

      Date Announced:
      FEB 05, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10204986

      49 CFR Part 579.5 Monthly Communications - January 2016 Read More »

    • TSB #TSB160001

      Date Announced:
      FEB 05, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10204987

      49 CFR Part 579.5 Monthly Communications - March 2016 Air bag warning light illuminated with diagnostic trouble code (DTC) B141B and/or B141C Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

    • TSB #SSM 46451

      Date Announced:
      MAR 14, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10099463

      2009-2017 VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH A 6R80, 6R100, 6R140 AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION HAVE AN UPDATED MAIN CONTROL VALVE BODY OVERHAUL PROCEDURE. REFER TO WORKSHOP MANUAL (WSM), SECTION 307-01 FOR MAIN CONTROL VALVE BODY (7A100) OVERHAUL PROCEDURES. Read More »

    • TSB #ASI-45126

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10058436

      FORD: SOME TRUCKS ARE EXPERIENCING, FROM THE TRANSMISSION, A VISIBLE FLUID LEAKAGE FROM BELL HOUSING AND TRANSMISSION CASE WILL NEED REPLACING, IF LEAKAGE IS IN AREA. MODEL 2012-13 F-150. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-14-0076

      Date Announced:
      APR 22, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10055875

      LINCOLN/FORD: AFTER VEHICLE/TRUCK HAS BEEN PARKED SEVERAL HOURS, THERE IS A DELAYED ENGAGEMENT OF PARK TO FORWARD OR REVERSE TRANSMISSION ON INITIAL START UP. MODEL 2011-2014 EXPEDITION, MUSTANG, F-150, NAVIGATOR. Read More »

    • TSB #ASI-44245

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10054971

      FORD: THE INSTRUMENT CLUSTER TRANSMISSION TEMPERATURE GAUGE MAY EXHIBIT GAUGE SLOW TO DISPLAY READING AFTER HOT SOAK RESTART. MODEL 2011-2013 F-150, 2011-2014, F-SUPER DUTY, 2012-2014 EXPEDITION. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-13-6-8

      Date Announced:
      JUN 07, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053419

      LINCOLN/FORD: TRANSMISSION ENGAGEMENT IN 5TH GEAR WHEN STARTING AND WRENCH INDICATOR AND/OR SEAT BELT MINDER MAY ILLUMINATE WITH SPEEDOMETER READING ZERO AND ODOMETER DISPLAYING DASHES, WHILE DRIVING, IN SOME VEHICLES. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-13-6-4

      Date Announced:
      JUN 04, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053083

      FORD: ON SOME VEHICLES AND TRUCKS, A WHINING NOISE, DURING ACCELERATION, COMING FROM TRANSMISSION TORQUE CONVERTER HOUSING AREA AND ONLY AFTER CONVERTER CLUTCH LOCKS UP, GOES AWAY. MODEL 2013 MUSTANG, 2012 F-150. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)

    • TSB #SSM 46900

      Date Announced:
      NOV 02, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10127405

      Some vehicles may exhibit a no start condition with an illuminated malfunction indicator lamp (MIL) and a DTC P161A after PCM replacement. This may be due to the parameter reset procedure not being properly completed. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-13-8-10

      Date Announced:
      AUG 28, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10052788

      FORD: SOME VEHICLES, WHEN TRANSMISSION IN 6TH GEAR AND ENGINE LUGGING UP GRADES AT 15000-2000 RPM, WILL BUCK OR JERK OR BOTH, SLIGHTLY, AT A STEADY CRUISE. MODEL 2011-2013 F-150. *PE Read More »

    • TSB #ASI-32252

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053425

      LINCOLN/FORD: ON CERTAIN VEHICLES AND TRUCKS, THE MULTIFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL), WILL ILLUMINATE WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) P1636 (INDUCTIVE SIGNATURE CHIP COMMUNICATION ERROR) PRESENT IN PCM OR TCM. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-13-1-10

      Date Announced:
      JAN 24, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10052032

      FORD: AFTER STARTUP, WITH COLD ENGINE, WOULD HAVE A BUCKING, JERKING DURING PARKING LOT MANEUVERS AND POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULE (PCM) SHOULD BE REPROGRAMMED WITH LATEST, HIGHER CALIBRATION. MODEL 2012-2013 F-150. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:TORQUE CONVERTER

    • TSB #TSB-13-6-4

      Date Announced:
      JUN 04, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053083

      FORD: ON SOME VEHICLES AND TRUCKS, A WHINING NOISE, DURING ACCELERATION, COMING FROM TRANSMISSION TORQUE CONVERTER HOUSING AREA AND ONLY AFTER CONVERTER CLUTCH LOCKS UP, GOES AWAY. MODEL 2013 MUSTANG, 2012 F-150. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE:DRIVESHAFT

    • TSB #TSB-14-0090

      Date Announced:
      APR 28, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10056440

      FORD: ON LIGHT ACCELERATION FROM A STOP, THERE WOULD BE AN INTERMITTENT CLICK OR SNAP TYPE NOISE COMING FROM REAR AXLE, EITHER IN DRIVE OR REVERSE. MODEL 2011-2014 F-150. *PE Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

    • TSB #RFI20201112_742-

      Date Announced:
      NOV 12, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10189002

      This SKU is a Power Window Regulator and Motor Assembly. The customer communication requested return of unsold inventory to inspect the software. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB 20-2307

      Date Announced:
      OCT 16, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10181917

      Some 2003-2020 Expedition/Navigator and 2006-2020 F-150 vehicles equipped with TOD transfer cases may exhibit grinding/clicking/ratcheting noise from the front wheel area. Read More »

    • TSB #DOR-E2P5T-03

      Date Announced:
      JAN 31, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10172884

      This SKU is a Power Window Regulator and Motor Assembly. The customer communication requested return of unsold inventory to inspect the software. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 48123

      Date Announced:
      AUG 07, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10164497

      For Ford and Lincoln vehicles that require positive or negative battery terminal replacement, it is not necessary to replace the complete battery cable harness (14300 and 14301) for this concern. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 48070

      Date Announced:
      JUL 02, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163573

      Some 2009-2017 Expedition/Navigator, 2009-2014 F-150/Mustang, 2008-2009 Sable, 2008-2019 Taurus/Flex/MKT, 2013-2019 Police Interceptor Sedan/Utility, and 2011-2019 Explorer vehicles may exhibit inoperative or intermittent HVAC blower ... Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 47797

      Date Announced:
      FEB 07, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10156877

      Some 2009-2017 Expedition/Navigator, 2009-2014 F-150/Mustang, 2008-2009 Sable, 2008-2019 Taurus/Flex/MKT, 2013-2019 Police Interceptor Sedan/Utility, and 2011-2019 Explorer vehicles may exhibit inoperative or intermittent HVAC blower ... Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 47797

      Date Announced:
      FEB 07, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10155565

      Some 2009-2017 Expedition/Navigator, 2009-2014 F-150/Mustang, 2008-2009 Sable, 2008-2019 Taurus/Flex/MKT, 2013-2019 Police Interceptor Sedan/Utility, and 2011-2019 Explorer vehicles may exhibit inoperative or intermittent HVAC blower ... Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 46900

      Date Announced:
      NOV 02, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10127405

      Some vehicles may exhibit a no start condition with an illuminated malfunction indicator lamp (MIL) and a DTC P161A after PCM replacement. This may be due to the parameter reset procedure not being properly completed. Read More »

    • TSB #16-0066

      Date Announced:
      APR 20, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10183767

      Some 2012-2016 vehicles equipped with a touchscreen navigation system and the language set to Arabic may exhibit a blank screen. Read More »

    • TSB #Service Informat

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10204989

      Online automotive service information system for April 2016-AM/FM/CD or sync with a 4.2 inch screen may exhibit a blank screen and no a;udio after a crank event. Read More »

    • TSB #LTR3756

      Date Announced:
      FEB 05, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10204986

      49 CFR Part 579.5 Monthly Communications - January 2016 Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-14-0084

      Date Announced:
      APR 24, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10056338

      FORD/LINCOLN: SOME TRUCKS ARE EXPERIENCING DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTC) P2270 OR P2272, MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) COMES ON. MODEL 2010-2011 RANGER, 2010-2012 E SERIES, EXPEDITION, F-150, F-SUPER DUTY, NAVIGATOR. Read More »

    • TSB #ASI-32166

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10052207

      FORD: SOME VEHICLES, WITH TURBOCHARED GASOLINE DIRECT INJECTION ENGINES, WILL EXHIBIT FLASHING MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP, AN INTERMITTENT STUMBLE AND/OR MISFIRE DURING HARD ACCELERATION DURING EXTREME HUMID OR DAMP CONDITIONS. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY

    • TSB #ASI-32251

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053422

      FORD/LINCOLN: ON CERTAIN VEHICLES, THE INTELLIGENT ACCESS OR PUSH BUTTON START MAY HAVE AN INTERMITTENT IKT, SIMILAR SYMPTOMS AS DISCHARGED IKT BATTERY. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER/PANEL

    • TSB #19N01-S3

      Date Announced:
      NOV 12, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10183669

      Certain 2011 - 2013 Model Year F-150 and 2012- 2013 Model Year Expedition/Navigator Vehicles Equipped with A 6R80 Transmission Transmission Molded Leadframe Extended Coverage In some of the affected vehicles, an output shaft speed (OSS) ... Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-12-5-13

      Date Announced:
      MAY 23, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10044524

      FORD: REVERSE CAMERA IN REAR VIEW MIRROR, ON SOME VEHICLES, MAY DISPLAY INCORRECTLY, MANUAL ZOOM AND/OR AUTO ZOOM FEATURE SELECTION IN INSTRUMENT PANEL CLUSTER (IPC) MESSAGE CENTER. *PE Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

    • TSB #APU-12A04

      Date Announced:
      JAN 14, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10051743

      FORD: SEE DOCUMENT SEARCH BUTTON FOR OWNER LETTER. A SOFTWARE UPGRADE IS AVAILABLE FOR CERTAIN VEHICLES. MODELS 2012-2013 EDGE, EXPLORER, MKX, FOCUS, ESCAPE, FLEX, FUSION, TAURUS, MKS, MKT, F-150. *PE UPDATED 5/10/13. Read More »

    • TSB #SB-22248

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10044177

      FORD: ON SOME VEHICLES, THE INSTRUMENT CLUSTER, INTERMITTENTLY, WOULD SHOW DISCONNECTED/CONNECTED MESSAGE AFTER STARTUP WITHOUT TRAILER CONNECTED. *PE Read More »

    LIGHTING (PWS)

    • TSB #ASI-44284

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10054549

      FORD: THERE IS A WATER LEAK IN THE AREA OF THE CENTER HIGH MOUNT STOP LAMP (CHMSL) AND WOULD NEED TO BE ISOLATED TO DETERMINE THE CAUSE, IF ANY. MODEL 2011-2013 F-150. *PE Read More »

    EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:SWITCH

    • TSB #ASI-12048

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10051724

      FORD: DUE TO AN OPEN HEADLIGHT SWITCH, THE HEADLAMPS, PARK LAMPS OR LAMPS ARE INOPERATIVE AND HEADLAMPS WILL REMAIN ON BECAUSE OF AFTERMARKET OR GENUINE FORD ACCESSORIES (GFA), INSTALLED INCORRECTLY. CAUSING POSSIBLE DAMAGE TO SWITCH. Read More »

    VISIBILITY

    • TSB #SSM 48130

      Date Announced:
      AUG 09, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10164508

      Some 2010-2020 vehicles may exhibit distorted glass with a subtle orange peel pattern or streaking etched into the surface. This is caused by hydrofluoric acid which is used in some car wash solutions as a cleaning agent. Read More »

    VISIBILITY:GLASS, SIDE/REAR

    • TSB #SSM 48130

      Date Announced:
      AUG 09, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10164508

      Some 2010-2020 vehicles may exhibit distorted glass with a subtle orange peel pattern or streaking etched into the surface. This is caused by hydrofluoric acid which is used in some car wash solutions as a cleaning agent. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-13-5-15

      Date Announced:
      MAY 13, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10052801

      FORD: ON SOME VEHICLES, THE REAR SLIDING GLASS CENTER PANEL HAS A WATER LEAKAGE AT THE SIDE PANEL. MODEL 2010-2013 F-150. *PE Read More »

    VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS

    • TSB #DOR-E2P5T-03

      Date Announced:
      JAN 31, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10172884

      This SKU is a Power Window Regulator and Motor Assembly. The customer communication requested return of unsold inventory to inspect the software. Read More »

    • TSB #44863

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10057834

      FORD: NO SERVICE ACTION IS RECOMMENDED FOR THIS CONDITION. PLEASE USE AT YOUR DISCRETION. VARIOUS 2010-2015 VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE A TURBULENCE NOISE, SIMILAR TO AN HELICOPTER NOISE, AT HIGHWAY SPEEDS WHEN THE REAR DOOR WINDOW(S) OR ... Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-13-5-15

      Date Announced:
      MAY 13, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10052801

      FORD: ON SOME VEHICLES, THE REAR SLIDING GLASS CENTER PANEL HAS A WATER LEAKAGE AT THE SIDE PANEL. MODEL 2010-2013 F-150. *PE Read More »

    • TSB #CSP-12B38

      Date Announced:
      MAY 24, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10044904

      FORD: SEE DOCUMENT SEARCH BUTTON FOR OWNER LETTER. STANDARD POWER WINDOWS WILL CONTINUE TO FUNCTION WHEN THE ONE TOUCH UP FRONT WINDOW SYSTEM FAILS. *PE Read More »

    VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES

    • TSB #TSB-12-5-13

      Date Announced:
      MAY 23, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10044524

      FORD: REVERSE CAMERA IN REAR VIEW MIRROR, ON SOME VEHICLES, MAY DISPLAY INCORRECTLY, MANUAL ZOOM AND/OR AUTO ZOOM FEATURE SELECTION IN INSTRUMENT PANEL CLUSTER (IPC) MESSAGE CENTER. *PE Read More »

    VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER/HVAC SYSTEM:REAR WINDOW

    • TSB #ASI-32259

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053423

      FORD: A POWER SLIDING REAR WINDOW, ON SOME VEHICLES, MAY EXPERIENCE A POSSIBLE INOPERATIVE REAR WINDOW DEFROST. MODELS 2010-2013 F-150. *PE Read More »

    AIR BAGS

    • TSB #LTR3756

      Date Announced:
      FEB 05, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10204986

      49 CFR Part 579.5 Monthly Communications - January 2016 Read More »

    • TSB #TSB160001

      Date Announced:
      FEB 05, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10204987

      49 CFR Part 579.5 Monthly Communications - March 2016 Air bag warning light illuminated with diagnostic trouble code (DTC) B141B and/or B141C Read More »

    SEAT BELTS

    • TSB #SSM 46102

      Date Announced:
      SEP 30, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10109079

      Some vehicles may have a concern where the safety belt retractor webbing does not extract from the stowed position or exhibits excessive pressure on the occupant during use. Read More »

    SEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR

    • TSB #SSM 46102

      Date Announced:
      SEP 30, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10109079

      Some vehicles may have a concern where the safety belt retractor webbing does not extract from the stowed position or exhibits excessive pressure on the occupant during use. Read More »

    STRUCTURE

    • TSB #TSB 20-2233

      Date Announced:
      JUL 13, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10177863

      This article supersedes TSB 19-2026 to update the vehicle model years affected. Some 2000 and newer Ford/Lincoln/Mercury vehicles equipped with aluminum body panels may exhibit corrosion concerns appearing as bubbled and/or peeling paint ... Read More »

    • TSB #TSB 19-2026

      Date Announced:
      FEB 07, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10156863

      Some 2000 and newer Ford, Lincoln and Mercury vehicles equipped with aluminum body panels may exhibit corrosion concerns appearing as bubbled and/or peeling paint with or without accompanying white dust. Panel replacement is recommended. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB 19-2026

      Date Announced:
      FEB 07, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10155551

      Some 2000 and newer Ford, Lincoln and Mercury vehicles equipped with aluminum body panels may exhibit corrosion concerns appearing as bubbled and/or peeling paint with or without accompanying white dust. Panel replacement is recommended. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 45950

      Date Announced:
      JUL 26, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10091441

      SOME 2009-2014 F-150 VEHICLES THAT REQUIRE REPLACEMENT OF THE LOWER ROCKER PANEL AND/OR CAB CORNERS NO LONGER NEED THE ENTIRE DOOR FRAME/OPENING PANEL (211A10/1) REPLACED. Read More »

    • TSB #LTR3756

      Date Announced:
      FEB 05, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10204986

      49 CFR Part 579.5 Monthly Communications - January 2016 Read More »

    • TSB #TSB160001

      Date Announced:
      FEB 05, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10204987

      49 CFR Part 579.5 Monthly Communications - March 2016 Air bag warning light illuminated with diagnostic trouble code (DTC) B141B and/or B141C Read More »

    STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

    • TSB #45018

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10058185

      FORD F-150 2011-2015: BULLETIN INFORMATION INVOLVING VEHICLES WITH UNCOMMANDED BLOWER MOTOR SPEED CHANGE OR RECIRCULATION DOOR MOVEMANT. *LJ Read More »

    • TSB #ASI-44244

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10054969

      FORD: OUTSIDE DOOR HANDLE IS DIFFICULT TO OPEN AND MAY NEED SEVERAL ATTEMPTS TO RELEASE THE DOOR. MODEL 2012-2013 F-150. *PE Read More »

    • TSB #ASI-32266

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053429

      FORD: ON SOME VEHICLES, THE OUTSIDE DOOR HANDLES NEEDS TO BE PULLED AT LEAST TWICE BEFORE OPENING. MODELS 2010-2013 F150, MUSTANG. *PE Read More »

    STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR:HINGE AND ATTACHMENTS

    • TSB #ASI-32266

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053429

      FORD: ON SOME VEHICLES, THE OUTSIDE DOOR HANDLES NEEDS TO BE PULLED AT LEAST TWICE BEFORE OPENING. MODELS 2010-2013 F150, MUSTANG. *PE Read More »

    LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH

    • TSB #ASI-44244

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10054969

      FORD: OUTSIDE DOOR HANDLE IS DIFFICULT TO OPEN AND MAY NEED SEVERAL ATTEMPTS TO RELEASE THE DOOR. MODEL 2012-2013 F-150. *PE Read More »

    • TSB #ASI-32266

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053429

      FORD: ON SOME VEHICLES, THE OUTSIDE DOOR HANDLES NEEDS TO BE PULLED AT LEAST TWICE BEFORE OPENING. MODELS 2010-2013 F150, MUSTANG. *PE Read More »

    • TSB #12-2-13

      Date Announced:
      FEB 23, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10044117

      FORD: SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT A CONDITION WHERE ONE OR MORE REAR DOORS ARE DIFFICULT TO LOCK OR UNLOCK USING THE DOOR LOCK ROD. THIS MAY BE DUE TO DUST BUILDUP IN THE DOOR LATCH. ALSO INCLUDED MODEL F150 MODEL YEARS 2009-2011. Read More »

    WHEELS

    • TSB #TSB 20-2307

      Date Announced:
      OCT 16, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10181917

      Some 2003-2020 Expedition/Navigator and 2006-2020 F-150 vehicles equipped with TOD transfer cases may exhibit grinding/clicking/ratcheting noise from the front wheel area. Read More »

    WHEELS:HUB

    • TSB #ASI-32270

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053447

      FORD: THERE IS A NOISE COMING FROM THE FRONT HUB INTEGRATED WHEEL END (IWE) AREAS AND WHEN SHIFTED INTO 4X4 MODE, THE NOISE WILL CEASE. MODELS 2008-2013 F-150, EXPEDITION, NAVIGATOR, MARK LT. Read More »

    SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:POWER ADJUST

    • TSB #ASI-44531

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10056170

      LINCOLN/FORD: ON SOME VEHICLES AND TRUCKS, THERE IS A POPPING, SQUEALING, BINDING OR GRINDING NOISE COME FROM POWER SEATS WHEN MOVING BACKWARDS OR FORWARD. MODEL 2009-2015 F-150, TAURUS, FLEX, MKT, MKS, F-SUPER DUTY, EXPLORER. Read More »

    BACK OVER PREVENTION: CAMERA SYSTEM

    • TSB #ASI-44651

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10057735

      FORD: DUE TO IMPROPER CONNECTION OF CONNECTOR C4000, REAR CAMERA IS INOPERATIVE AFTER REPAIR TO TAILGATE OR SPRAY IN BEDLINER INSTALLATION. MODEL 2011-14 F-150. *PE Read More »

    EQUIPMENT

    • TSB #19N01-S3

      Date Announced:
      NOV 12, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10183669

      Certain 2011 - 2013 Model Year F-150 and 2012- 2013 Model Year Expedition/Navigator Vehicles Equipped with A 6R80 Transmission Transmission Molded Leadframe Extended Coverage In some of the affected vehicles, an output shaft speed (OSS) ... Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 49318

      Date Announced:
      NOV 09, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10183567

      For 2011-2020 F-150/Mustang vehicles equipped with a 5.0L engine when installing a replacement secondary timing chain tensioner (6K254) or secondary timing chain guide (6K297), it is necessary to replace both components as a pair, using ... Read More »

    • TSB #TSB 20-2307

      Date Announced:
      OCT 16, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10181917

      Some 2003-2020 Expedition/Navigator and 2006-2020 F-150 vehicles equipped with TOD transfer cases may exhibit grinding/clicking/ratcheting noise from the front wheel area. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB 19-2026

      Date Announced:
      FEB 07, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10156863

      Some 2000 and newer Ford, Lincoln and Mercury vehicles equipped with aluminum body panels may exhibit corrosion concerns appearing as bubbled and/or peeling paint with or without accompanying white dust. Panel replacement is recommended. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 47749

      Date Announced:
      JAN 17, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153969

      Some 2012-2019 Vehicles may require repairs to the Smartlink system. Smartlink is a Ford Licensed Accessory which has a warranty provided by the accessory manufacturer. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 47201

      Date Announced:
      MAR 30, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10137113

      Replacing the original equipment SYNC/Navigation system with either an aftermarket SYNC/Navigation kit or modifying original SYNC/Navigation parts to provide additional features is not recommended nor supported on any Ford, Mercury or ... Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 47009

      Date Announced:
      JAN 10, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140323

      The Accessory (Wireless) Keyless Entry Keypad can only be used with vehicles that are factory built with Remote Keyless Entry (RKE). Read More »

    • TSB #TSB 17-0012

      Date Announced:
      FEB 02, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10095606

      SOME 2012-2014 F-150 VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH AN OVERHEAD CONSOLE MAY EXHIBIT A HEADLINER SAGGING CONCERN ALONG THE WINDSHIELD AND/OR REAR WINDOW GLASS. FOLLOW THE SERVICE PROCEDURE STEPS TO CORRECT THE CONDITION. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 45950

      Date Announced:
      JUL 26, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10091441

      SOME 2009-2014 F-150 VEHICLES THAT REQUIRE REPLACEMENT OF THE LOWER ROCKER PANEL AND/OR CAB CORNERS NO LONGER NEED THE ENTIRE DOOR FRAME/OPENING PANEL (211A10/1) REPLACED. Read More »

    • TSB #15N05-S1

      Date Announced:
      JUL 11, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10091451

      CUSTOMER SATISFACTION PROGRAM 15N05 - SUPPLEMENT #1: CERTAIN 2011-2012 MODEL YEAR F-150 VEHICLES WITH 3.5L ECOBOOST ENGINE - ELECTRIC VACUUM PUMP EXTENDED COVERAGE Read More »

    • TSB #16N02

      Date Announced:
      JUN 16, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10091155

      CERTAIN 2011-2012 MODEL YEAR F-150 AND 2012 MODEL YEAR EXPEDITION, NAVIGATOR AND MUSTANG VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH A 6R80 TRANSMISSION - MOLDED LEADFRAME EXTENDED COVERAGE Read More »

    • TSB #TSB160066

      Date Announced:
      APR 20, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10205031

      Touchscreen navigation system - arabic language - blank screen Read More »

    • TSB #Service Informat

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10204989

      Online automotive service information system for April 2016-AM/FM/CD or sync with a 4.2 inch screen may exhibit a blank screen and no a;udio after a crank event. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB160001

      Date Announced:
      FEB 05, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10204987

      49 CFR Part 579.5 Monthly Communications - March 2016 Air bag warning light illuminated with diagnostic trouble code (DTC) B141B and/or B141C Read More »

    • TSB #ASI-44282

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10054547

      FORD: THE TORCA*CLAMP, THAT SECURES TWO CATALYST PIPES, REQUIRES REPLACEMENT DUE TO REPEATED STRETCHING AND NO LONGER PROVIDE NECESSARY CLAMPING FORCE SEALING EXHAUST JOINT. MODEL 2010-2014 F-150. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-13-6-17

      Date Announced:
      JUN 15, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053471

      FORD:LINCOLN: ON SOME VEHICLES, THERE ARE VARIOUS RELATED CONCERNS ABOUT THE SYNC FEATURES, SUCH AS SYNC FEATURES INOPERATIVE, LACK OF OR SLOW RESPONSE TO PHONE AND VOICE BUTTON OPERATION. Read More »

    • TSB #ASI-32251

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053422

      FORD/LINCOLN: ON CERTAIN VEHICLES, THE INTELLIGENT ACCESS OR PUSH BUTTON START MAY HAVE AN INTERMITTENT IKT, SIMILAR SYMPTOMS AS DISCHARGED IKT BATTERY. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-13-5-30

      Date Announced:
      MAY 29, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053325

      FORD: THE SUN VISOR VANITY MIRROR DOOR, ON SOME VEHICLES, FAILS TO CLOSE OR IS LOOS AND CAUSES MIRROR LIGHT TO STAY ON. MODELS 2012-2013 MUSTANG, EXPLORER, F-150 AND 2012 ESCAPE. *PE Read More »

    • TSB #AS1-32241

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053408

      FORD: ON VARIOUS VEHICLES WITH MY TOUCH,AFTER ANY APIM PROGRAMMING, REPLACEMENT OR DISCONNECT FROM FRONT DISPLAY INTERFACE MODULE (FDIM), TOUCHSCREEN CALIBRATION MUST BE PERFORMED. MODEL YEARS 2011-2013. NO MODELS LISTED. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

    • TSB #SSM 47009

      Date Announced:
      JAN 10, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140323

      The Accessory (Wireless) Keyless Entry Keypad can only be used with vehicles that are factory built with Remote Keyless Entry (RKE). Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 47009

      Date Announced:
      JAN 10, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10138524

      The Accessory (Wireless) Keyless Entry Keypad can only be used with vehicles that are factory built with Remote Keyless Entry (RKE). Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-13-6-17

      Date Announced:
      JUN 15, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053471

      FORD:LINCOLN: ON SOME VEHICLES, THERE ARE VARIOUS RELATED CONCERNS ABOUT THE SYNC FEATURES, SUCH AS SYNC FEATURES INOPERATIVE, LACK OF OR SLOW RESPONSE TO PHONE AND VOICE BUTTON OPERATION. Read More »

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

    • TSB #SSM 47080

      Date Announced:
      FEB 14, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10136597

      2010-2018 various vehicles equipped with SYNC or SYNC 3 may not function when attempting to find or use the Spotify app via AppLink. As of an update released on 1/15/2018 Spotify will no longer be supporting their AppLink integration. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

    • TSB #TSB160066

      Date Announced:
      APR 20, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10205031

      Touchscreen navigation system - arabic language - blank screen Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

    • TSB #TSB 17-0026

      Date Announced:
      MAR 08, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10099001

      SOME 2011-2014 F-150 VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH A 3.5L GASOLINE TURBOCHARGED DIRECT INJECTION (GTDI) ENGINE AND BUILT ON OR BEFORE 10-OCT-2014 MAY EXHIBIT AN ILLUMINATED MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) P0016. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

    • TSB #19N01-S3

      Date Announced:
      NOV 12, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10183669

      Certain 2011 - 2013 Model Year F-150 and 2012- 2013 Model Year Expedition/Navigator Vehicles Equipped with A 6R80 Transmission Transmission Molded Leadframe Extended Coverage In some of the affected vehicles, an output shaft speed (OSS) ... Read More »

    • TSB #ASI-44669

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10056749

      FORD/LINCOLN: THERE WILL BE 2 NEW PIECE RECEIVER DRYER DESICCANT BAG THAT WILL REPLACE 1 PIECE RECEIVER DRY CARTRIDGE, WHICH ARE INTERCHANGABLE, FULLY, DO NOT AFFECT FORM, FIT, OR FUNCTION. Read More »

    • TSB #ASI-44383

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10055041

      FORD: WHILE REPAIRING THE FRONT AXLE, DAMAGE TO PINION BEARING IS NOTED AFTER OPERATING IN SEVERE COLD CLIMATES. MODEL 2009-2014 F-150. *PE Read More »

    • TSB #ASI-44282

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10054547

      FORD: THE TORCA*CLAMP, THAT SECURES TWO CATALYST PIPES, REQUIRES REPLACEMENT DUE TO REPEATED STRETCHING AND NO LONGER PROVIDE NECESSARY CLAMPING FORCE SEALING EXHAUST JOINT. MODEL 2010-2014 F-150. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-13-6-17

      Date Announced:
      JUN 15, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053471

      FORD:LINCOLN: ON SOME VEHICLES, THERE ARE VARIOUS RELATED CONCERNS ABOUT THE SYNC FEATURES, SUCH AS SYNC FEATURES INOPERATIVE, LACK OF OR SLOW RESPONSE TO PHONE AND VOICE BUTTON OPERATION. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-13-5-30

      Date Announced:
      MAY 29, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053325

      FORD: THE SUN VISOR VANITY MIRROR DOOR, ON SOME VEHICLES, FAILS TO CLOSE OR IS LOOS AND CAUSES MIRROR LIGHT TO STAY ON. MODELS 2012-2013 MUSTANG, EXPLORER, F-150 AND 2012 ESCAPE. *PE Read More »

    • TSB #AS1-32241

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053408

      FORD: ON VARIOUS VEHICLES WITH MY TOUCH,AFTER ANY APIM PROGRAMMING, REPLACEMENT OR DISCONNECT FROM FRONT DISPLAY INTERFACE MODULE (FDIM), TOUCHSCREEN CALIBRATION MUST BE PERFORMED. MODEL YEARS 2011-2013. NO MODELS LISTED. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

    • TSB #SSM 48070

      Date Announced:
      JUL 02, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163573

      Some 2009-2017 Expedition/Navigator, 2009-2014 F-150/Mustang, 2008-2009 Sable, 2008-2019 Taurus/Flex/MKT, 2013-2019 Police Interceptor Sedan/Utility, and 2011-2019 Explorer vehicles may exhibit inoperative or intermittent HVAC blower ... Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 47797

      Date Announced:
      FEB 07, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10156877

      Some 2009-2017 Expedition/Navigator, 2009-2014 F-150/Mustang, 2008-2009 Sable, 2008-2019 Taurus/Flex/MKT, 2013-2019 Police Interceptor Sedan/Utility, and 2011-2019 Explorer vehicles may exhibit inoperative or intermittent HVAC blower ... Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 47797

      Date Announced:
      FEB 07, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10155565

      Some 2009-2017 Expedition/Navigator, 2009-2014 F-150/Mustang, 2008-2009 Sable, 2008-2019 Taurus/Flex/MKT, 2013-2019 Police Interceptor Sedan/Utility, and 2011-2019 Explorer vehicles may exhibit inoperative or intermittent HVAC blower ... Read More »