Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs) for the 1998 Windstar 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:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM

    • TSB #15767

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2002
      NHTSA ID:
      #637456

      SUBJECT REGARDING POWER STEERING LINE PART ORDERING INFORMATION. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #97120897251

      Date Announced:
      MAY 27, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #600584

      THE FRONT END ACCESSORY DRIVE (FEAD) BELT MAY SLIP MOMENTARILY IN WET CONDITIONS CAUSING A REDUCTION IN POWER STEERING ASSIST OR THE GENERATOR LAMP. *YC Read More »

    • TSB #BC3150970219

      Date Announced:
      FEB 19, 1997
      NHTSA ID:
      #51744

      POWER STEERING LEAK AT THE CONSTANT TENSION CLAMPS. *TW Read More »

    STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST:HOSE, PIPING, AND CONNECTIONS

    • TSB #BC1031597020

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 1997
      NHTSA ID:
      #51773

      POWER STEERING LINE LEAKS ON 95/96 3.8L TRAILER TOW EQUIPPED TUBE AND FIN COOLER SYSTEMS SEE OASIS MESSAGE 4685. *JD Read More »

    STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST:POWER STEERING FLUID

    • TSB #0156

      Date Announced:
      MAR 19, 2001
      NHTSA ID:
      #619435

      SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT A POWER STEERING FLUID LEAK FROM THE END SEALS OF THE STEERING RACK AND PINION. *TT Read More »

    SUSPENSION

    • TSB #16-0070

      Date Announced:
      APR 21, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10183771

      For 1998-2003 Windstar vehicles Safety Recall 10S13 has been issued for vehicles that are operated in high corrosion areas for an extended period, where the rear axle could potentially fracture. Read More »

    • TSB #02152

      Date Announced:
      AUG 05, 2002
      NHTSA ID:
      #635966

      SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT A POPPING / GRINDING NOISE FROM THE FRONT OF THE VEHICLE WHEN GOING OVER BUMPS OR MAKING TURNS. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #02132

      Date Announced:
      JUL 08, 2002
      NHTSA ID:
      #635987

      GRUNT / POPPING NOISE COMING FROM THE FRONT SUSPENSION AT SPEEDS BELOW 20 MPH WHEN TURNING. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #7971

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2000
      NHTSA ID:
      #612490

      NOISY LIFTGATE OR SHEET METAL STRESS WHERE THE LIFT ASSEMBLY ATTACHES TO THE LIFTGATE. Read More »

    • TSB #9811472

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #613382

      SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT A CUSTOMER CONCERN OF VIBRATION ABOVE 45 MPH. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #982533

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #603553

      SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT A CUSTOMER CONCERN OF VIBRATION ABOVE 45 MPH. *AK Read More »

    SUSPENSION:FRONT

    • TSB #12114

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #613104

      SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT A FRONT END GRIND/CRUNCH NOISE DURING A SLOW SPEED TURN. *MJS Read More »

    • TSB #985137

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #613274

      SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT A FRONT END GRIND / CRUNCH NOISE DURING A SLOW SPEED TURN. *TT Read More »

    SUSPENSION:REAR

    • TSB #11474

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #613384

      SOME MODEL YEAR VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT A CUSTOMER CONCERN OF REAR END NOISE OVER BUMPS. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #982535

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #603555

      EXHIBITING A CUSTOMER CONCERN OF REAR END NOISE OVER BUMPS. *YC Read More »

    SUSPENSION:REAR:AXLE:SPINDLE

    • TSB #TSB-14-0146

      Date Announced:
      AUG 11, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10056623

      FORD: ON SOME MINIVANS, REAR AXLE WILL FRACTURE, IN HIGH CORROSION AREA, AFTER OPERATING FOR AN EXTENDED TIME PERIOD, AND VEHICLE HANDLING ABILITY WILL BE AFFECTED. MODEL 1998-2003 WINDSTAR. Read More »

    SUSPENSION:REAR:AXLE:NON-POWERED AXLE ASSEMBLY

    • TSB #CSP-15-N-02

      Date Announced:
      SEP 29, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10074725

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

    • TSB #TSB-14-0167

      Date Announced:
      SEP 09, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10058104

      FORD: SAFETY RECALL CONCERNING REAR AXLE FRACTURING IF VEHICLE IS OPERATED IN HIGH CORROSION AREAS FOR AND EXTENDED PERIOD. MODEL 1998-03 WINDSTAR. *PE Read More »

    SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

    • TSB #16987

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2003
      NHTSA ID:
      #10003853

      SLIGHT AMOUNT OF FLUID RESIDUE ON THE OUTSIDE OF THE REAR WHEEL CYLINDER DUST BOOT ON VEHICLES WITH REAR DRUM BRAKES. *TT Read More »

    SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:SWITCHES:BRAKE LIGHT

    • TSB #02176

      Date Announced:
      SEP 02, 2002
      NHTSA ID:
      #10008580

      LAMP-BRAKE-INVADVERTENT DISABLING OF BRAKE SHIFT INTERLOCK. *MJ Read More »

    SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS

    • TSB #99194

      Date Announced:
      SEP 20, 1999
      NHTSA ID:
      #6090082

      INFORMATION FOR SERVICING AND DIAGNOSING BRAKE VIBRATION, BRAKE INSPECTION, AND BRAKE FRICTION MATERIAL REPLACEMENT. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #11505

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #613763

      SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT REAR DRUM BRAKES THAT DRAG OR WILL NOT RELEASE PROPERLY WHEN OPERATED IN WET CONDITIONS AND / OR BELOW FREEZING TEMPERATURES. *TT Read More »

    SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:MASTER CYLINDER

    • TSB #985020

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #613045

      SOME VEHICLES BUILT THROUGH 9/8/97 MAY EXHIBIT A CONDITION OF MULTIPLE DIAGOSTIC TROUBLE CODES. THIS MAY BE CAUSED BY BRAKE FLUID AND WATER CONTAMINATION OF CIRCUIT 361 AND CONNECTOR C102 UNDER THE MASTER CYLINDER. Read More »

    SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DRUM

    • TSB #15719

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2002
      NHTSA ID:
      #636361

      SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT REAR DRUM BRAKES THAT DRAG OR WILL NOT RELEASE PROPERLY WHEN OPERATED IN WET CONDITIONS AND / OR BELOW FREEZING TEMPERATURES. *TT Read More »

    SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DRUM:DRUM

    • TSB #14656

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2001
      NHTSA ID:
      #619160

      SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT REAR DRUM BRAKES THAT DRAG OR WILL NOT RELEASE PROPERLY WHEN OPERATED IN WET CONDITIONS AND / OR BELOW FREEZING TEMPERATURES. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #982465

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #603531

      SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT REAR DRUM BRAKES THAT DRAG OR WILL NOT RELEASE PROPERLY WHEN OPERATED IN WET CONDITIONS AND / OR BELOW FREEEZING TEMPERATURES. *YC Read More »

    SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR

    • TSB #985A5

      Date Announced:
      MAR 18, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #601003

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

    • TSB #9814

      Date Announced:
      JAN 19, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #605562

      SUBJECT REGARDING THE AVAILABILITY OF HUB-MOUNT BRAKE ROTOR MACHINING EQUIPMENT. *TT Read More »

    SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP

    • TSB #6392

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 1999
      NHTSA ID:
      #606819

      SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT ABS (ANTI-LOCK BRAKE SYSTEM) LOW SPEED FALSE ACTIVATION WITH NO (DTC) DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #12230

      Date Announced:
      DEC 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #615491

      ALL VEHICLES WITH ANTILOCK BRAKE MODULE CONCERNS THAT REQUIRE A MODULE REPLACEMENT, THE TECHNICIAN MUST CALL FOR APPROVAL BEFORE REMOVING AND / OR REPLACING THE MODULE. *TT Read More »

    SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP:ABS WARNING LIGHT

    • TSB #15682

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2002
      NHTSA ID:
      #636312

      EXHIBITING INTERMITTENT ANTI-SKID BRAKE SYSTEM AND / OR RED BRAKE LAMP ON AT TIMES WHILE DRIVING. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #12808

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 1999
      NHTSA ID:
      #606880

      SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT ABS (ANTI-LOCK BRAKE SYSTEM) LOW SPEED FALSE ACTIVATION WITH NO DTC (DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE). *TT Read More »

    SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:DISC:ROTOR

    • TSB #9845

      Date Announced:
      MAR 02, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #601264

      AVAILABILITY OF HUB-MOUNT BRAKE ROTOR MACHINING EQUIPMENT. *YC Read More »

    PARKING BRAKE

    • TSB #0071

      Date Announced:
      APR 03, 2000
      NHTSA ID:
      #613565

      SOME VEHICLES IN CERTAIN OF DELIVERY FLEET SERVICE THAT REQUIRES VERY FREQUENT PARKING BRAKE APPLICATION MAY EXHIBIT A PARKING BRAKE ASSEMBLY THAT RATTLES OR FEELS LOOSE AT THE FLOOR PAN MOUNTING. Read More »

    • TSB #13777

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2000
      NHTSA ID:
      #612804

      VEHICLES USED IN FLEETS THAT INCLUDES FREQUENT PARKING BRAKE APPLICATION MAY EXHIBIT A PARKING BRAKE ASSEMBLY THAT RATTLES OR FEELS LOOSE AT THE FLOOR PANEL MOUNTING. *MJS Read More »

    • TSB #7965

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2000
      NHTSA ID:
      #612447

      PARKING BRAKE ASSEMBLY THAT RATTLES OR FEELS LOOSE AT THE FLOOR PANEL MOUNTING. Read More »

    • TSB #985A28

      Date Announced:
      MAR 18, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #601035

      SOME VEHICLES EXPERIENCE THE PARKING BRAKE MAY NOT RELEASE. *YC Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

    • TSB #99207

      Date Announced:
      OCT 04, 1999
      NHTSA ID:
      #6089651

      SUBJECT ON ENGINE COOLANT LEAKING INTO THE ENGINE OIL ON SOME VEHICLES. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #13186

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 1999
      NHTSA ID:
      #6090542

      INFORMATION REGARDING FRONT COVER & WATER PUMP BOLTS-TORQUE VALVE REVISION/3.8-4.2L. *MJS Read More »

    • TSB #99131

      Date Announced:
      JUN 28, 1999
      NHTSA ID:
      #606484

      CONCERNS WITH ENGINE COOLANT LEAKING INTO ENGINE OIL ON SOME VEHICLES. *TT Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

    • TSB #02221

      Date Announced:
      NOV 11, 2002
      NHTSA ID:
      #10008304

      ENGINE-GEAR DRIVEN SYNCHRONIZERS-INCORRECT INSTALLATION-CAMSHAFT POSITION SYNCHRONIZER (CMP) INSTALLATION TOOL CORRECT APPLICATION. *MJ Read More »

    • TSB #870197

      Date Announced:
      OCT 22, 2002
      NHTSA ID:
      #10000592

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #01124

      Date Announced:
      JUN 25, 2001
      NHTSA ID:
      #622665

      ON SOME VEHICLES, ENGINE OIL MAY CONTINUE TO LEAK FROM THE ENGINE OIL PAN GASKET AREA AFTER AN ENGINE OIL PAN GASKET REPAIR HAS BEEN PERFORMED. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #6996

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 1999
      NHTSA ID:
      #6090309

      INFORMATION REGARDING A CHANGE IN THE TORQUE VALUES OF THE ENGINE FRONT COVER WATER PUMP BOLTS. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #6997

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 1999
      NHTSA ID:
      #6090310

      SOME SERVICE MANUALS MAY LIST THE INCORRECT CAMSHAFT POSITION SENSOR ALIGNMENT TOOL FOR VEHICLES WITH VARIOUS ENGINE SIZES. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #13180

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 1999
      NHTSA ID:
      #6090538

      INFORMATION REGARDING CAMSHAFT POSITION (CMP) SENSOR ALIGNMENT TOOL CHART. *MJS Read More »

    • TSB #5518

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 1999
      NHTSA ID:
      #605190

      INFORMATION ON SERVICING OIL PAN GASKET LEAKS. *TT Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE

    • TSB #0214

      Date Announced:
      JAN 21, 2002
      NHTSA ID:
      #630001

      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 Read More »

    • TSB #01246

      Date Announced:
      DEC 10, 2001
      NHTSA ID:
      #630515

      ENGINE OIL SYSTEM PRIMING PROCEDURES, SERVICE TIPS FOR REPORTS OF PREMATURE ENGINE FAILURE. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #01205

      Date Announced:
      OCT 15, 2001
      NHTSA ID:
      #627927

      SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT VACUUM OR AIR LEAKS IN THE INTAKE MANIFOLD AND / OR ENGINE SYSTEM CAUSING DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES P0171 AND OR P0174. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #0147

      Date Announced:
      MAR 05, 2001
      NHTSA ID:
      #619424

      SUBJECT REGARDING ENGINE OIL RECOMMENDATIONS FOR USE IN 2001 VEHICLES - SAE 5W-20 MOTOR OIL. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #99183

      Date Announced:
      SEP 06, 1999
      NHTSA ID:
      #6090051

      SERVICE TIP INFORMATION ON REVISED OIL PAN GASKET REPLACEMENT PROCEDURE. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #13242

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 1999
      NHTSA ID:
      #6090638

      INFORMATION REGARDING TSB 97-20-08 FOR 3.8L ENGINES ONLY. *MJS Read More »

    • TSB #6573

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 1999
      NHTSA ID:
      #610691

      INFORMATION ON VARIOUS ENGINES AVAILABLE FOR THE FORD QUALTY RENEWAL (FQR) ENGINE ASSEMBLY. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #6386

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 1999
      NHTSA ID:
      #606813

      INFORMATION REGARDING THE AVAILABILITY OF ENGINE ASSEMBLY FOR VARIOUS VEHICLES. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #99816

      Date Announced:
      MAY 03, 1999
      NHTSA ID:
      #606420

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

    • TSB #98256

      Date Announced:
      DEC 21, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #603644

      SOME VEHICLES MAY STALL DURING DECELERATION WHEN COMING TO A STOP. *YC Read More »

    • TSB #982511

      Date Announced:
      DEC 21, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #603649

      SERVICE TIPS ON COMPOSITE FUEL RAIL. *YC Read More »

    • TSB #5271

      Date Announced:
      DEC 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #615392

      SUBJECT REGARDING ENGINE STALL ON DECELERATION OR DURING SLOW SPEED MANEUVERING. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #12174

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #613224

      SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT A HARD START/LONG CRANK, COLD START STALL, COLD ROUGH IDLE CONCERN. *MJS Read More »

    • TSB #9879

      Date Announced:
      APR 13, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #601364

      A VIBRATION MAY BE FELT WHEN THE VEHICLE IS DRIVEN AT HIGHWAY SPEEDS. *YC Read More »

    • TSB #980351

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #603519

      EXHIBITING A STALLING CONDITION DURING DECELERATIONG TO A STOP AND LOW SPEED PARKING LOT MANEUVERS. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #983090

      Date Announced:
      FEB 26, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #607378

      INFORMATION REGARDING VEHICLES EXHIBITING A STALL ON DECEL CONDITION. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #983314

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #607477

      TSB97-16-10 (MIL ILLUMONATED-DIAGNASTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) PO300 THROUGH PO306 COMPREHENSIVE DIAGNOSTIC PROCEDURES-3.8L ENGINE) DOES NOT APPLY TO 19881/2 MODEL YEAR WINDSTAR VEHICLES.*AK Read More »

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

    • TSB #985018

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #613043

      EXPERIENCNG A WHINE NOISE COMING FROM THE FRONT END ACCESSORY DRIVE (FEAD). *TT Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:RADIATOR ASSEMBLY

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

    • TSB #982010

      Date Announced:
      OCT 12, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #603695

      EXPERIENCING A " BUZZING " OR " RATTLING " NOISE FROM THE EXHAUST SYSTEM. *YC Read More »

    • TSB #9864

      Date Announced:
      MAR 30, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #601312

      INFORMATION ON A BUZZING OR RATTLE NOISE FROM THE EXHAUST SYSTEM. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #983581

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #607843

      SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT CONDITIONS OF EXHAUST DRONE AT 1700 RPM. *TT Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL

    • TSB #982310

      Date Announced:
      NOV 23, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #603724

      MASS AIR FLOW (MAF)- SENSOR CONTAMINATION- SERVICE TIP. *AK Read More »

    • TSB #984989

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #613028

      SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT A MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP ON CONDITION WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE P1450 DUE TO AN OBSTRUCTION IN THE CANISTER VENT HOSE. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #981512

      Date Announced:
      AUG 03, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #609551

      A DIRECT REPLACEMENT PART FOR THE EVAPORATIVE EMISSION CANISTER AND BRACKET ASSEMBLY. AK Read More »

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

    • TSB #13309

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 1999
      NHTSA ID:
      #6092131

      SOME VEHICLES WITH 3.8L ENGINE MAY EXHIBIT BLACK SOOT ON THE LOWER SECTION OF THE RIGHT REAR QUARTER PANEL. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #7120

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 1999
      NHTSA ID:
      #6090716

      SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT BLACK SOOT EMITTED FROM THE TAILPIPE LEAVING DEPOSITS ON RIGHT REARL LOWER QUARTER PANEL. *TT Read More »

    FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

    • TSB #98-4721

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #607131

      PREMATURE LOW FUEL WARNING, SLOW FUEL FILL ACTION. *AK Read More »

    • TSB #980306

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #602159

      SOME VEHICLES EXPERIENCE A PREMATURE LOW FUEL WARNING, SLOW FUEL FILL. *YC Read More »

    • TSB #976011

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 1997
      NHTSA ID:
      #605804

      EXPERIENCING DIFFICULTY DIAGNOSING VEHICLES WITH EVAPORATIVE FUEL SYSTEM DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES. *TT Read More »

    FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY

    FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP

    • TSB #9818

      Date Announced:
      JAN 19, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #605568

      FUEL PUMP REPLACEMENT PROCEDURE - SERVICE TIP. *TT Read More »

    FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER

    • TSB #0398

      Date Announced:
      MAY 12, 2003
      NHTSA ID:
      #10002780

      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 Read More »

    • TSB #99154

      Date Announced:
      JUL 26, 1999
      NHTSA ID:
      #608433

      CONCERNS WITH THE LOW FUEL LAMP ILLUMINATING TOO EARLY OCCURRING WITH A 19-26 L (5-7 GALLON) FUEL RESERVE ON VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH A 95 L (25 GALLON) FUEL TANIK. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #985056

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #613192

      REPEAT MESSAGE REGARDING PREMATURE LOW FUEL WARNING, SLOW FUEL FILL. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #983171

      Date Announced:
      FEB 17, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #607420

      CONDITIONS WITH THE FUEL GAU-GE NOT READING FULL OR THE GAUGE MAY PREMATURELY DROP TO THE 3/4 MARK. *TT Read More »

    FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:STORAGE:FUEL GAUGE SYSTEM

    • TSB #4618

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #615156

      BRIEF INFORMATION VEHICLES EXHIBITING PREMATURE LOW FUEL WARNING, SLOW FUEL FILL. *TT Read More »

    POWER TRAIN

    • TSB #17358

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2004
      NHTSA ID:
      #10008183

      GROAN/BUZZ/VIBRATION WHEN THE GEAR SELECTOR IS IN PARK WITH THE VEHICLE PARKED ON AN INCLINE. *TT THIS BULLETIN UPDATES PREVIOUS BULLETIN 17358, DATED 11/01/2003 TO INCLUDE 2005 MODELS. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #16678

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2003
      NHTSA ID:
      #10001934

      AX4S TRANSAXLE MAY EXHIBIT NO REVERSE ENGAGEMENT CONDITION. *TT *JB Read More »

    • TSB #15370

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2001
      NHTSA ID:
      #630351

      SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT A GROAN/BUZZ/VIBRATION WHEN THE GEAR SELECTOR IS IN PARK. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #15392

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2001
      NHTSA ID:
      #630356

      SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT A PARK PULLOUT CLUNK NOISE WHEN SHIFTING FROM PARK TO ANOTHER GEAR POSITION. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #9943

      Date Announced:
      MAR 08, 1999
      NHTSA ID:
      #604751

      INFORMATION REGARDING REPROGRAMMING POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULES (PCMS). *TT Read More »

    • TSB #98E03

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #603071

      REPROGRAMMING POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULE CALIBRATION CODES ON SOME VEHICLES. *YC Read More »

    • TSB #12178

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #613234

      INFORMATION REGARDING TSB 98-5A-12 (TRANSAXLE/TRANSMISSION/TRANSFER CASE-VEHICLES TOWED BEHIND RECREATIONAL VEHICLES-RECOMMENDED GUIDELINES) DOES NOT LIST TOWING INFORMATION FOR CERTAIN MODEL VEHICLES. Read More »

    • TSB #98021698316

      Date Announced:
      MAY 27, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #600599

      PROVIDED INFORMATION TO CLARIFY CALIBRATIONS VS. PCM VS. CATALYST ASSEMBLIES. *YC Read More »

    • TSB #97111097237

      Date Announced:
      NOV 10, 1997
      NHTSA ID:
      #53663

      CONCERNS WITH HARSH ENGAGEMENTS AND HARSH SHIFTS WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) 628, P0741 AND/OR P1744. *YC Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:CLUTCH ASSEMBLY:PEDAL/HAND LEVER(MOTORCYCLE)

    • TSB #12559

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 1999
      NHTSA ID:
      #605294

      CONCERNS WITH REVERSE CLUTCH THAT COULD BECOME SHEARED OR TORN IN EXTREMELY COLD TEMPERATURES. *TT Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

    • TSB #0015

      Date Announced:
      JAN 10, 2000
      NHTSA ID:
      #612203

      INFORMATION REGARDING THE NEW TRANSMISSION COOLER FLUSHER- SERVICE TIP. *MJS Read More »

    • TSB #99152

      Date Announced:
      JUL 26, 1999
      NHTSA ID:
      #608431

      INFORMATION ON THE NEW FLUSH AND FILL TOOL AVAILABLE THROUGH ROTUNDA. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #13024

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 1999
      NHTSA ID:
      #610767

      SOME VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH THE AX4S TRANSAXLE MAY EXHIBIT A HARSH 3-2 DOWNSHIFT WHEN COASTING AROUND A CORNER AND THEN STEPPING INTO THE THROTTLE TO ACCELERATE AWAY FROM THE CORNER. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #12099

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #613084

      VEHICLES WITH THE AX4S TRANSAXLE HAVE AN INLINE TRANSMISSION COOLER BYPASS VALVE LOCATED IN THE COOLER LINE NEAR THE RADIATOR COOLER. *MJS Read More »

    • TSB #9888

      Date Announced:
      APR 27, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #601238

      INFORMATION ON A NEW TRANSMISSION FLUID USAGE CHART. *YC Read More »

    • TSB #982451

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #603523

      SOME CUSTOMERS HAVE CONCERNS OF ERRATIC DOWNSHIFT. *AK Read More »

    • TSB #982512

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #603540

      SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT A CUSTOMER CONCERN OF INOPERATIVE OVERDRIVE CANCEL LIGHT. *YC Read More »

    • TSB #11507

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #613765

      CUSTOMER CONCERN OF ERRATIC DOWNSHIFT. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #984993

      Date Announced:
      MAR 18, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #613032

      SOME VEHICLES, WITH BUILD DATES ON / AFTER 9/8/97, MAY EXHIBIT A HARSH OR JERKY 3-2 TRANSMISSION DOWNSHIFT UNDER CERTAIN LOW SPEED OPERATING CONDITIONS. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #98411

      Date Announced:
      MAR 02, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #601272

      SERVICE PROCEDURE FOR BLUE SERVICE TAGGED TRANSAXLES. *YC Read More »

    • TSB #9898A

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #600620

      EXHIBITING DRIVEABILITY CONDITION: HARSH 1-2 UP-SHIFT ON VERY LIGHT THROTTLE ONLY. *YC Read More »

    • TSB #980304

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #607705

      INTERMITTENT NO FORWARD ENGAGEMENT WITH OR WITHOUT DTC P1784 ACTION. *AK Read More »

    • TSB #983580

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #607842

      VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT A HARSH 1-2 SHIFT ON LIGHT THROTTLE ONLY. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #BC2380970501

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 1997
      NHTSA ID:
      #52820

      HARSH 1-2 UPSHIFT. *TW Read More »

    • TSB #97511

      Date Announced:
      MAR 03, 1997
      NHTSA ID:
      #51945

      FLUID- TRANSMISSION FLUID USAGE CHARTS. *JD Read More »

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

    • TSB #042107

      Date Announced:
      DEC 13, 2004
      NHTSA ID:
      #10014086

      GENERAL (PCM) POWER TRAIN CONTROL MODULE PROGRAMMING PROCEDURES. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #00E11

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2001
      NHTSA ID:
      #619150

      SERVICE ACTION 00E11, SUPPLEMENT #1 - UPDATE INFORMATION REGARDING ON-BOARD DIAGNOSTIC SYSTEM UPGRADE. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #5039

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 1999
      NHTSA ID:
      #6090203

      INFORMATION REGARDING A PCM REPROGRAMMING ERROR OCCURING ON VEHICLES IF AN INCORRECT CALIBRATION QUALIFIER IS SELECTED. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #BPI9904

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 1999
      NHTSA ID:
      #605850

      CONDITIONS WITH THE TRAC OFF LAMP ILLUMINATING INTERMITTENTLY AND THER MAY ALSO BE STORED TROUBLE CODES U1009 AND / OR U1027. Read More »

    • TSB #98E03

      Date Announced:
      DEC 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #616509

      EMISSION RECALL ON REPROGRAMMING POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULE CALIBRATION CODES. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #5205

      Date Announced:
      DEC 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #615337

      SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT A NGS ERROR MESSAGE, TOTAL CHECKSUM ERROR AFTER NGS / SBTS PCM REPROGRAMMING. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #12169

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #613186

      SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT A NGS ERROR MESSAGE AFTER NGS/SBTS PCM REPROGRAMMING. *MJS Read More »

    • TSB #98153

      Date Announced:
      AUG 03, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #609552

      THIS TSB IS BEING REPUBLISHED IN ITS ENTIRETY TO REVISE THE POWER TRAIN CONTROL MODULE (PCM) CALIBRATION CROSS REFERENCE AND REVISE PCM SERVICE PART NUMBERS. *AK Read More »

    • TSB #981519

      Date Announced:
      AUG 03, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #609559

      TRACTION CONTROL LAMP FLASING INTERMITTENTLY WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES U1009 AND/OR U1027. *AK Read More »

    • TSB #9857

      Date Announced:
      MAR 16, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #601297

      SOME VEHICLES MAY STALL DURING DECELERATION WHEN COMING TO A STOP, DURING SLOW SPEED PARKING MANEUVERS AND/OR COASTING THROUGH SLOW SWEEPING TURNS. *YC Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:LEVER AND LINKAGE:COLUMN SHIFT

    • TSB #12616

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 1999
      NHTSA ID:
      #605338

      INFORMATION ON TRANSAXLE SERVICE CASE REPLACEMENT WITH OSS (OUTPUT SHAFT SPEED SENSOR) HOLE. *TT Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:COOLING UNIT AND LINES

    • TSB #03148

      Date Announced:
      JUL 21, 2003
      NHTSA ID:
      #10003748

      NEW TRANSMISSION COOLER FLUSHER - SERVICE TIPS. 2003 ESCORT AND SUPER DUTY F SERIES INCLUDED. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #5131

      Date Announced:
      DEC 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #615326

      SUBJECT REGARDING VEHICLES WITH THE AX4S TRANSAXLE HAVING AN INLINE TRANSMISSION COOLER BYPASS VALVE LOCATED IN THE COOLER LINE NEAR THE RADIATOR COOLER. *TT Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:TORQUE CONVERTER

    • TSB #03123

      Date Announced:
      JUN 23, 2003
      NHTSA ID:
      #10002684

      TORQUE CONVERTER CLUTCH NOT ENGAGING WHEN COMMANDED AND/OR DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES P0741 OR P1744 STORED IN MEMORY. MODELS FROM 1996 TO 2003. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #14773

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2001
      NHTSA ID:
      #619462

      INFORMATION ON INDEXING ORANGE DOT ON TORQUE CONVERTER TO FLEXPLATE. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #7047

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 1999
      NHTSA ID:
      #6090413

      INFORMATION REGARDING THE TORQUE CONVERTER CLUTCH SOLENOID. *MJS Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:PARK/NEUTRAL START INTERLOCK SWITCH

    POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY

    • TSB #01171

      Date Announced:
      SEP 03, 2001
      NHTSA ID:
      #625687

      TRANSAXLE - AX4S - REPLACEMENT APPLICATION CHART - WINDSTAR VEHICLES ONLY. *NLM Read More »

    • TSB #99184

      Date Announced:
      SEP 06, 1999
      NHTSA ID:
      #6090053

      SOME VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH AX4S TRANSAXLE, MAY EXHIBIT A HARSH 2-3 DOWNSHIFT MAY OCCUR WHEN COASTING AROUND A CORNER AND THEN ACCELERATING. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #996735

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 1999
      NHTSA ID:
      #608455

      SOME VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH THE AX4S TRANSAXLE MAY EXHIBIT A HARSH 3-2 DOWNSHIFT WHEN COASTING AROUND A CORNER AND THEN STEPPING INTO THE THROTTLE TO ACCELERATE AWAY FROM THE CORNER. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #13024

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 1999
      NHTSA ID:
      #610767

      SOME VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH THE AX4S TRANSAXLE MAY EXHIBIT A HARSH 3-2 DOWNSHIFT WHEN COASTING AROUND A CORNER AND THEN STEPPING INTO THE THROTTLE TO ACCELERATE AWAY FROM THE CORNER. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #98221

      Date Announced:
      NOV 09, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #603710

      INTERMITTENT NEUTRAL CONDITION AFTER DRIVING AND COMING TO A STOP. *YC Read More »

    • TSB #9811302

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #603603

      A CONCERN HAS BEEN FOUND ON THE TRANSAXLE ID TAG MAY EXHIBIT A HARSH 1-2 SHIFT ON LIGHT THROTTLE ONLY. *YC Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY:AXLE SHAFT

    • TSB #983141

      Date Announced:
      FEB 20, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #607414

      SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT A HARST 1 - 2 SHIFT ON LIGHT THROTTLE ONLY. *TT Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY:AXLE SHAFT:SEAL

    • TSB #982675

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #603573

      A REVISED FORWARD CLUTCH INNER SEAL FOR THE AXOD, AXODE, AX4S & AX4N TRANSAXLE IS AVAILABLE WITH IMPROVED SEALING AND REDUCED CHANCE OF THE SEAL ROLLING DURING INSTALLATION. *YC Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

    • TSB #03203

      Date Announced:
      OCT 13, 2003
      NHTSA ID:
      #10004886

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #03181

      Date Announced:
      SEP 15, 2003
      NHTSA ID:
      #10004027

      REMOTE KEYLESS ENTRY (RKE) - SERVICE TIPS. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #98246

      Date Announced:
      DEC 07, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #604059

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

    • TSB #12227

      Date Announced:
      DEC 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #615488

      FOR ALL VEHICLES WITH GENERIC ELECTRONIC MODULE (GEM) CONCERNS THAT REQUIRE A MODULE REPLACEMENT, THE TECHNICIAN MUST CALL FOR APPROVAL BEFORE REMOVING AND / OR REPLACING THE MODULE. *TT Read More »

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

    • TSB #0245

      Date Announced:
      MAR 04, 2002
      NHTSA ID:
      #636065

      INFORMATION REGARDING DISCHARGED BATTERY CHARGING SERVICE TIPS AND GUIDELINES. *TT Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING

    • TSB #99222

      Date Announced:
      OCT 18, 1999
      NHTSA ID:
      #6089681

      SUBJECT ON A WIRE HARNESS TERMINAL REPAIR KIT AVAILABLE FOR REPAIRING ELECTRICAL WIRING HARNESSES. *TT Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:FUSES AND CIRCUIT BREAKERS

    • TSB #BC3370972301

      Date Announced:
      JAN 23, 1997
      NHTSA ID:
      #51450

      THE ILLUMINATION OF MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LIGHT, ON AND DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES P1131, P1151, P1132, P1152. *JD Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH

    • TSB #012113

      Date Announced:
      OCT 29, 2001
      NHTSA ID:
      #627774

      SOME IGNITION SWITCH LOCK CYLINDER ASSEMBLIES MAY EXHIBIT ROUGNESS AND / OR EXCESS EFFORT IN TURNING, KEY DOES NOT FULLY RETURN FROM START, A MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP MAY ILLUMINATE WITH P0500, P1502 AND U1039 STORED IN POWERTRIAN ... Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:MODULE

    • TSB #9943

      Date Announced:
      MAR 08, 1999
      NHTSA ID:
      #604751

      INFORMATION REGARDING REPROGRAMMING POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULES (PCMS). *TT Read More »

    • TSB #5039

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #613083

      A PCM REPROGRAMMING ERROR WILL OCCUR ON VEHICLES IF AN INCORRECT CALIBRATION QUALIFIER IS SELECTED. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #BC106059705

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 1997
      NHTSA ID:
      #52885

      VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH TRACTION CONTROL MAY EXPERIENCE A FLASHING TRAC OFF LIGHT AT INTERMITTENT TIMEW WHILE DRIVING. *TW Read More »

    • TSB #BC2230970501

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 1997
      NHTSA ID:
      #52771

      VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH TRACTION CONTROL EXPERIENCING A FLASHING TRAC OFF LIGHT AT INTERMITTENT TIMES WHILE DRIVING. *TW Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:ANTI-THEFT:CONTROL MODULE

    EXTERIOR LIGHTING

    • TSB #983292

      Date Announced:
      FEB 05, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #607454

      SOME VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH 3RD ROW MAP LIGHTS MAY EXHIBIT LOOSE FITTING LIGHTS. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #9811257

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #607862

      SOME VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH 3RD ROW MAP LIGHTS MAY EXHIBIT LOOSE FITTING LIGHTS. *TT Read More »

    EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS

    • TSB #BC3274970207

      Date Announced:
      FEB 07, 1997
      NHTSA ID:
      #51872

      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 ... Read More »

    EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS

    • TSB #99139

      Date Announced:
      JUN 28, 1999
      NHTSA ID:
      #606508

      CONDITIONS WITH THE BRAKE LAMPS INADVERTENTLY DISABLING THE BRAKE SHIFT INTERLOCK. *TT Read More »

    VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER

    • TSB #BC3381972301

      Date Announced:
      JAN 23, 1997
      NHTSA ID:
      #51454

      ADAPTERS ARE AVAILABLE TO CONVERT VEHICLE "J HOOK" WINDSHIELD WIPER ARMS TO A CONVENTIONAL PIN STYLE. *JD Read More »

    • TSB #BC1022097230

      Date Announced:
      JAN 23, 1997
      NHTSA ID:
      #51582

      ADAPTERS ARE AVAILABLE TO CONVERT WINDSTAR "J HOOK" WINDSHIELD WIPER ARMS TO A CONVENTIONAL PIN STYLE TO ALLOW THE USE AFTER MARKET BOOTED WINTER BLADES. *JD Read More »

    VISIBILITY:REAR WINDOW WIPER/WASHER

    • TSB #12263

      Date Announced:
      DEC 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #615516

      INFORMATION USED WHEN PERFORMING REAR WIPER PINPOINT TESTS. *TT Read More »

    VISIBILITY:REAR WINDOW WIPER/WASHER:MOTOR

    • TSB #5346

      Date Announced:
      DEC 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #615429

      MANUAL CORRECTION WHEN PERFORMING REAR WIPER MOTOR PINPOINT TEST. *TT Read More »

    VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER/HVAC SYSTEM:HEATER CORE

    • TSB #01156

      Date Announced:
      AUG 06, 2001
      NHTSA ID:
      #623944

      SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT HEATER CORE LEAKS. *SLC Read More »

    • TSB #9811451

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #603605

      VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT A HIGH PICH WHISTLE FROM THE HEATER CORE HOUSING CASE. *YC Read More »

    • TSB #982677

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #603575

      SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT A HIGH PITCH WHISTLE FROM THE HEATER CORE HOUSING CASE. *YC Read More »

    SEAT BELTS

    • TSB #98B24

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #603845

      SUBJECT ON SECOND - ROW SEAT STANDARD EQUIPMENT WINDOW STICKER DISCREPANCY. *YC Read More »

    STRUCTURE

    • TSB #16-0065

      Date Announced:
      APR 20, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10183766

      For 1999-2003 Windstar vehicles Safety Recall 11S16 has been issued for vehicles that are operated in high corrosion areas for an extended period, where a front subframe lower control arm (LCA) rear attaching flange or rear body mount ... Read More »

    • TSB #98203

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 1999
      NHTSA ID:
      #604389

      CONCERNS WITH THE POTENTIAL EFFECTS OF ADHESIVES USED FOR BODY PANEL REPAIRS. *TT Read More »

    STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS

    • TSB #14222

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2000
      NHTSA ID:
      #613908

      CONCERNS WITH SUBFRAME CLUNK ON ACCELERATION / DECELERATION FROM FRONT OF VEHICLE. *TT Read More »

    STRUCTURE:BODY

    • TSB #0072

      Date Announced:
      APR 03, 2000
      NHTSA ID:
      #613567

      VEHICLES EXHIBITING A NOISY LIFTGATE OR SHEET METAL STREE CRACKS WHERE THE LIFT ASSEMBLY ATTACHES TO THE LIFTGATE. **MR Read More »

    • TSB #98203

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 1999
      NHTSA ID:
      #604389

      CONCERNS WITH THE POTENTIAL EFFECTS OF ADHESIVES USED FOR BODY PANEL REPAIRS. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #98235

      Date Announced:
      NOV 23, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #603719

      SOME VEHICLES EXPERIENCE OVERHEAD CONSOLE LOOSE OR HANGS DOWN. *YC Read More »

    • TSB #982323

      Date Announced:
      NOV 23, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #603930

      INFORMATION REGARDING REPLACEMENT AND / OR REPAIRS ON ANY LOCK COMPONENT. *YC Read More »

    • TSB #12065

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #613031

      SOME VEHICLES BUILT MAY 1, 1998 TO JULY 3, 1998 MAY HAVE A LOOSE OVERHEAD CONSOLE. *MJS Read More »

    • TSB #985026

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #613058

      SOME VEHICLES BUILT MAY 1, 1998 TO JULY 3, 1998 MAY HAVE A LOOSE OVERHEAD CONSOLE. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #98203

      Date Announced:
      OCT 12, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #603688

      CONCERNS WITH ADHENSIVES NOT RECOMMENDED FOR BODY PANEL REPAIRS. *YC Read More »

    • TSB #9855

      Date Announced:
      MAR 16, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #601295

      WET CARPET AND/OR HEADLINER IN CARGO AREA. *YC Read More »

    • TSB #9844

      Date Announced:
      MAR 02, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #601263

      SOME DIFFICULTY IN MATCHING THE TEXTURE OF THE OEM ANTI-CHIP STONE ABRASION MATERIAL TO RPAIR MATERIALS WHEN SERVICING. *YC Read More »

    • TSB #983101

      Date Announced:
      FEB 24, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #607387

      SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT A NOISE WHILE TURNING OR BRAKING. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #9831

      Date Announced:
      FEB 16, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #600585

      REPAIRS TO VINYL COVERED SURFACES. *YC Read More »

    • TSB #9833

      Date Announced:
      FEB 16, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #600587

      SERVICE TIPS FOR SURFACE DEFECT REMOVAL WITHOUT REPAINTING. *YC Read More »

    • TSB #BC0717961021

      Date Announced:
      OCT 21, 1996
      NHTSA ID:
      #50381

      INFORMATION FOR WHEN REPLACING AN INTERIOR TRIM COMPONENT UNDER WARRANTY. *TT Read More »

    STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

    • TSB #99242

      Date Announced:
      NOV 15, 1999
      NHTSA ID:
      #6090184

      INFORMATION ON REPLACING AND / OR REPAIRING MALFUNCTIONING (DOOR, IGNITION AND DECKLID) LOCKS. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #99-8-15

      Date Announced:
      MAY 03, 1999
      NHTSA ID:
      #606419

      SUBJECT REGARDING DOOR TRIM PANEL REPLACEMENT - SERVICE TIP. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #98163

      Date Announced:
      AUG 17, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #6090873

      LOCKS FAILED. YD Read More »

    • TSB #98416

      Date Announced:
      MAR 02, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #601277

      EXPERIENCING A GRINDING NOISE OR INOPERATIVE DOOR LOCK MAY OCCUR WHEN CYCLING THE POWER FRONT DOOR LOCKS ON SOME VEHICLES. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #983094

      Date Announced:
      FEB 25, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #607384

      SOME VEHICLES WITH POWER DOOR LOCKS MAY EXHIBIT AN INTERMITTENT OPERATION OR GRIND WHEN CYCLED. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #983303

      Date Announced:
      FEB 04, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #607464

      CONCERNS OF BROKEN AND OR BINDING BLEND DOOR. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #9811349

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #607518

      VEHICLES WITH POWER DOOR LOCKS MAY EXHIBIT AN INTERMITTENT OPERATION OR GRIND WHEN CYCLED. *TT Read More »

    STRUCTURE:BODY:TAILGATE

    • TSB #13931

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2000
      NHTSA ID:
      #612927

      SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT THE METAL TABS ON THE LIFTGATE INNER PANEL THAT BOND TO THE OUTER SKIN SEPARATING AND CAUSING A RATTLE IN THE LIFTGATE. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #8249

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2000
      NHTSA ID:
      #612685

      SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT THE METAL TABS ON THE LIFTGATE INNER PANEL THAT BOND TO THE OUTER SKIN SEPARATING AND CAUSING A RATTLE IN THE LIFTGATE. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #13294

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 1999
      NHTSA ID:
      #6092115

      SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT A RATTLE NOISE FROM THE LIFTGATE AREA. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #7211

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 1999
      NHTSA ID:
      #6090807

      EXHIBITING A RATTLE NOISE FROM THE LIFTGATE AREA. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #12606

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 1999
      NHTSA ID:
      #605328

      EXPERIENCING RATTLE / CHUCK NOISE FROM LIFTGATE AREA DUE TO LUBRICANT THAT HAS BEEN APPLIED TO THE LIFTGATE WEDGES. *TT Read More »

    STRUCTURE:BODY:HATCHBACK/LIFTGATE:HINGE AND ATTACHMENTS

    • TSB #13787

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2000
      NHTSA ID:
      #612811

      SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT NOISY LIFTGATE OR SHEET METAL STRESS WHERE THE LIFT ASSEMBLY ATTACHED TO THE LIFTGATE. *MJS Read More »

    LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH

    • TSB #13812

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2001
      NHTSA ID:
      #620272

      SOME FLEET CUSTOMERS MAY WANT TO DISABLE THE CHILD LOCK FEATURE ON THE SLIDING DOORS AND PREVENT IT FROM BEING ACCIDENTLY RE-ACTIVATED. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #8036

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2000
      NHTSA ID:
      #612229

      SOME FLEET CUSTOMERS MAY WANT TO DISABLE THE CHILD LOCK FEATURE ON THE SLIDING DOORS AND PREVENT IT FROM BEING ACCIDENTLY RE-ACTIVATED. *TT Read More »

    VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL

    • TSB #5266

      Date Announced:
      DEC 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #615387

      SUBJECT REGARDING HARSH LIGHT THROTTLE 1-2 UPSHIFT CONDITION. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #4620

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #615158

      BRIEF INFORMATION ON VEHICLES EXHIBITING HARSH LIGHT THROTTLE 1-2 SHIFT. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #980322

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #603515

      EXPERIENCING HARSH LIGHT THROTTLE 1-2 SHIFT. *YC Read More »

    • TSB #98127

      Date Announced:
      JAN 19, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #605609

      EXPERIENCING ACCELERATOR PEDAL "BUZZING" NOISE AND / OR EXHAUST "DRONING" NOISE AT APPROXIMATELY 1700 RPM WHLE DRIVING. *TT Read More »

    VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:CRUISE CONTROL

    • TSB #5203

      Date Announced:
      DEC 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #615335

      SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT A HARD START / LONG CRANK, COLD START STALL, COLD ROUGH IDLE CONCERN. *TT Read More »

    TIRES

    • TSB #9852

      Date Announced:
      APR 13, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #601290

      INFORMATION ON TIRE COMPANY TELEPHONE NUMBERS FOR CUSTOMER ASSISTANCE. *YC Read More »

    WHEELS:LUGS/NUTS/BOLTS

    • TSB #04L23

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2004
      NHTSA ID:
      #10010637

      LITERATURE PROGRAM 04L23. CUSTOMER MAINTENANCE REMINDER - ALUMINUM WHEEL LUG NUT TORQUE. *TT Read More »

    WHEELS:HUB

    • TSB #13396

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 1999
      NHTSA ID:
      #6092185

      SOME VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH STARBURST TYPE WHEEL CAPS MAY EXHIBIT WHEEL CAPS THAT RATTLE OR APPEAR LOOSE. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #7309

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 1999
      NHTSA ID:
      #6090885

      SUBJECT REGARDING STARBURST TYPE WHEEL CAPS THAT RATTLE OR APPEAR LOOSE. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #7134

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 1999
      NHTSA ID:
      #6090751

      SOME VEHICLES BUILT FROM 5/20/98 TO 12/31/98 EQUIPPED WITH STARBURST TYPE WHEEL COVERS MAY EXHIBIT A LOOSE WHEEL CAP OR RATTLE NOISE FROM THE WHEEL CAPS. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #13256

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 1999
      NHTSA ID:
      #6090662

      INFORMATION REGARDING STARBUSRT WHEEL CAPS LOOSE/RATTLE. *MJS Read More »

    SEATS

    • TSB #9854

      Date Announced:
      MAR 16, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #601294

      SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT A LOUND SQUEAKING AND / OR CREAKING HEARD FROM THE DRIVER'S SEAT DURING DRIVER MOVEMENT. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #9751

      Date Announced:
      MAR 03, 1997
      NHTSA ID:
      #51931

      INTERIOR- LEATHER SEAT CLEANING PROCEDURE- SERVICE TIP. *JD Read More »

    EQUIPMENT

    • TSB #00E11

      Date Announced:
      DEC 01, 2000
      NHTSA ID:
      #616814

      SERVICE ACTION BULLETIN REGARDING ON-BOARD DIAGNOSTIC SYSTEM UPGRADE. *TT Read More »

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

    • TSB #99129

      Date Announced:
      JUN 14, 1999
      NHTSA ID:
      #606460

      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 Read More »

    • TSB #9873

      Date Announced:
      APR 13, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #601341

      EXPERIENCING A WHINING / BUZZING NOISE IN THE SPEAKERS OF THE ENTERTAINMENT RADIO OR TWO-WAY RADIO. *TT Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

    • TSB #02208

      Date Announced:
      OCT 14, 2002
      NHTSA ID:
      #10013060

      CLIMATE CONTROL A/C SERVICE TECH TIPS. *EH Read More »

    • TSB #

      Date Announced:
      SEP 23, 1999
      NHTSA ID:
      #607465

      CLIMATE CONTROL IS INVESTIGATING CONCERNS OF BROKEN AND OR BINDING BLEND DOORS ON SOME VEHICLES. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #99196

      Date Announced:
      SEP 20, 1999
      NHTSA ID:
      #6090087

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

    • TSB #99195

      Date Announced:
      SEP 20, 1999
      NHTSA ID:
      #6090085

      SERVICE INFORMATION FOR MUSTY AND MILDEW TYPE ODORS COMING FROM THE AIR CONDITIONING / HEATING SYSTEM. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #9913073

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 1999
      NHTSA ID:
      #609037

      CLIMATE CONTROL IS INVESTIGATING CONCERNS OF BROKEN AND / OR BINDING BLEND DOORS. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #985086

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #613214

      SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT A CUSTOMER CONCERN DESCRIBED AS AN AIR CONDITIONER HISS NOISE. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #98811

      Date Announced:
      APR 27, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #601242

      A LOOSE FAN CONTROL SWITCH ON THE AUXILIARY CLIMATE CONTROL UNIT MAY OCCUR ON SOME VEHICLES. *YC Read More »

    • TSB #98125

      Date Announced:
      JAN 19, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #605607

      VEHICLE MAY EXHIBIT A "WHISTLING" NOISE HEARD FROM THE A/C PLENUM. *TT Read More »

    CHILD SEAT

    • TSB #982011

      Date Announced:
      OCT 12, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #603696

      CONCERNS OF WEBBING TWISTS OR BINDS ON INTEGRATED CHILD SAFETY SEAT (ICS) BELT. *YC Read More »

    UNKNOWN OR OTHER

    • TSB #15373

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2001
      NHTSA ID:
      #630354

      SOME VEHICLES MAY RUN ROUGH AT CRUISE OR MOMENTARILY AFTER STOPPING, A CHECK ENGINE LIGHT,AND P030X CODES. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #01157

      Date Announced:
      AUG 06, 2001
      NHTSA ID:
      #623988

      INFORMATION REGARDING TRANSMISSION FLUID USAGE CHARTS. *SLC Read More »

    • TSB #011701

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2001
      NHTSA ID:
      #625034

      INFORMATION REGARDING REPLACEMENT APPLICATION CHART. *ET Read More »

    • TSB #981617

      Date Announced:
      APR 07, 2000
      NHTSA ID:
      #609754

      FLOOR MAT INSTALLATION PROCEDURE SERVICE TIP. YD Read More »

    • TSB #99234

      Date Announced:
      NOV 15, 1999
      NHTSA ID:
      #6090131

      INFORMATION ON DIAGNOSING A VEHICLE WITH MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP ILLUMINATED AND DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES P0442 AND P0455 STORED IN CONTINUOUS MEMORY. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #7292

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 1999
      NHTSA ID:
      #6092093

      NNERS OF THE EDSR-OF-THE-MONTH QUALITY AWARD ANNOUNCEMENT FOR SEPTEMBER. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #991210

      Date Announced:
      JUN 14, 1999
      NHTSA ID:
      #606461

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

    • TSB #99111

      Date Announced:
      JUN 14, 1999
      NHTSA ID:
      #606433

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

    • TSB #98259

      Date Announced:
      DEC 21, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #603647

      SOME VINYL COVERED ITEMS SUCH AS DASH PANELS, DOOR TRIM PANELS, CONSOLES, ETC., MAY EXHIBIT A SMALL DENT, SCUFF, ABRASION AND/ OR DISCOLORATION RESULTING FROM ASSEMBLY, TRANSIT, DEALER PREP AND/OR CUSTOMER USAGE. Read More »

    • TSB #985095

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #613227

      SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT A CONDITION OF CHECK ENGINE LIGHT ON AND CONTINUOUS DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE P0446 (EVAP SYSTEM MALFUNCTION). *TT Read More »

    • TSB #12076

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #613053

      SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT A CONDITION OF CHECK ENGINE LIGHT (MIL) ON AND CONTINUOUS DTC PO466 (EVAP SYSTEM MALFUNCTION). *MJS Read More »

    • TSB #98-4723

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #607135

      ENGINE CHECK LAMP ON, AND MISFIRE DTC (S) PO300-PO306 ACTION. Read More »

    • TSB #4619

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #615157

      SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LIGHT ON WITH EVAPORATIVE DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES P0442, P0455 SET. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #4639

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #615177

      INFORMATION ON DIAGNOSTIC PROCEDURES FOR VEHICLES EXHIBITING CHECK ENGINE LAMP ON AND MISFIRE DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES P0300 - P0306. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #9876

      Date Announced:
      APR 13, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #601361

      DAMAGED OR WORN CLOTH OR VINYL DOOR TRIM PANEL INSERTS CAN NOW BE REPLACED WITHOUT REPLACING THE DOOR PANEL. *YC Read More »

    • TSB #980311

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #603505

      CHECK ENGINE LAMP ON AND MISFIRE DTC (S) P0300-P0306. *YC Read More »

    • TSB #9811484

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #613395

      SOME HIGH MILEAGE VEHICLE MAY EXHIBIT A CUSTOMER CONCERN OF INOPERATIVE OVERDRIVE CANCEL LIGHT. *TT Read More »

    • TSB #98515

      Date Announced:
      MAR 16, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #601304

      SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT A SQUEAKING, RATTLING, CHIRPING, TICKING AND / OR BUZZING NOISE HEARD FROM THE INSTRUMENT PANEL AREA. *YC Read More »

    • TSB #090308

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 1998
      NHTSA ID:
      #607711

      MIL LIGHT ON WITH EVAPORATIVE DTC P0442, P0455 Read More »

    • TSB #BC2295970501

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 1997
      NHTSA ID:
      #52791

      INSTRUCTIONS ON HOW TO IDENTIFY 20 GALLON OR 25 GALLON FUEL TANKS - 1996 SERVICE MANUAL INCORRECTLY LISTS FUEL TANK AT 16 GALLONS. *TW Read More »