5.0L – Engine Knock Type Noise At Idle – 2018-2019 Ford F-150 & Mustang

NHTSA ID Number: 10160810

Manufacturer Communication Number: TSB19-2144

Summary

Some 2018-2019 F-150 and Mustang vehicles equipped with a 5.0L engine may exhibit a light to moderate knocking type noise at idle (600-700 RPM) that is sometimes described as a quiet diesel type sound. The noise is usually more prominent on the passenger side of the vehicle toward the rear of the engine. As the engine comes up to operating temperature, the noise level increases slightly. This noise is not detrimental to engine function and has no short or long term effects on engine durability. This an operating characteristic of the 5.0L engine and no repairs should be attempted. Refer to the Service Procedure

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Illuminated MIL With DTC P013A – 2017-2019 Ford & Lincoln

NHTSA ID Number: 10160812

Manufacturer Communication Number: TSB19-2158

Summary

Some 2017-2019 Fusion Hybrid/Fusion Energi/MKZ Hybrid and 2017-2018 C-Max vehicles built on or before 27-Jan-2019 may exhibit an illuminated malfunction indicator lamp (MIL) with diagnostic trouble code (DTC) P013A stored in the powertrain control module (PCM). This may be due to downstream oxygen sensor parameters in the PCM software. To correct the condition, follow the Service Procedure to update the PCM software.

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1.0L EcoBoost – Illuminated MIL With DTC P051B – 2018-2019 Ford EcoSport

NHTSA ID Number: 10160814

Manufacturer Communication Number: TSB19-2164

Summary

Some 2018-2019 EcoSport vehicles equipped with a 1.0L EcoBoost engine build on or before 16-May-2019 may exhibit an illuminated malfunction indicator lamp (MIL) with diagnostic trouble code (DTC) P051B. This may be due to sensor drift on the crankcase ventilation sensor thresholds. To resolve the condition, follow the Service Procedure to reprogram the powertrain control module (PCM).

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1.0L EcoBoost – Automatic Transmission – Illuminated MIL With Multiple DTCs – 2018-2019 Ford EcoSport

NHTSA ID Number: 10160816

Manufacturer Communication Number: TSB19-2168

Summary

Some 2018-2019 EcoSport vehicles equipped with a 1.0L EcoBoost engine and an automatic transmission may exhibit an illuminated malfunction indicator lamp(MIL) with multiple diagnostic trouble codes (DTC) stored in the powertrain control module (PCM) relating to loss of power or misfire conditions. This may be due to a chafing condition on the engine control harness that is routed between the transmission and exhaust heat shield. To correct the condition, follow the Service Procedure steps to repair the wiring harness and move the heat shield away from the harness.

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Vista Roof – Rattle And/Or Squeak Noise While Driving With Roof Opening Panel Closed – 2015-2019 Ford F-150

NHTSA ID Number: 10160817

Manufacturer Communication Number: TSB19-2169

Summary

Some 2015-2019 F-150 vehicles may exhibit a rattle and/or squeak noise from the vista roof opening panel while driving with the roof opening panel closed. This may be due to dirt and/or debris build up between the vista roof opening panel seal and the body. To correct the condition, follow the Service Procedure steps to clean and lubricate the vista roof opening panel seal.

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