Rear Drive Unit (RDU) Whine – 2013-2015 Ford Escape

TSB 15-0091 AWD – GEAR WHINE AT ANY SPEED – REAR DRIVE UNIT – BUILT ON OR BEFORE 3/20/2015 Publication Date: June 2, 2015   FORD: 2013-2015 Escape   This article supersedes TSB 14-0182 to add a production fix date, update the vehicle model year, Issue Statement, Service Procedure and Part List.   ISSUE: Some 2013-2015 … Read more

Shudder, Chatter and/or Vibration During Slow, Tight Turns – 2009-2012 Ford F-150

TSB 15-0114 9.75 TRACTION-LOK REAR AXLE – CHATTER/SHUDDER/VIBRATION ON SLOW TURNS – BUILT ON OR BEFORE 3/5/2012 Publication Date: July 24, 2015   FORD: 2009-2012 F-150   This article supersedes TSB 14-0185 to update the Part List, Service Procedure and Service Labor Time Standards.   ISSUE: Some 2009-2012 F-150 vehicles built on or before 3/5/2012 equipped … Read more

Ting, Pop or Click Noise from Front Wheel Area – 2011-2015 Ford & Lincoln

TSB 14-0186 TING/POP/CLICK NOISE – FRONT HALFSHAFT Publication Date: October 6, 2014   FORD: 2011-2014 Flex 2011-2015 Explorer, Taurus LINCOLN: 2011-2014 MKS, MKT   This article supersedes TSB 13-5-14 to update the vehicle model years, Issue Statement and Part List.   ISSUE: Some 2011-2015 Explorer, Taurus, 2011-2014 Flex, MKT and MKS vehicles may exhibit a noise … Read more

Excessive Oil Consumption and/or an Excessive Engine Oil Smoking – 2010-2014 Ford & Lincoln

TSB 15-0086 3.5L GTDI – EXCESSIVE OIL CONSUMPTION AND/OR SMOKE FROM THE EXHAUST AT IDLE DURING NORMAL ENGINE OPERATING TEMPERATURE – ALUMINUM VALVE COVER Publication Date: May 27, 2015   FORD: 2010-2014 Flex, Taurus 2013-2014 Explorer LINCOLN: 2010-2014 MKS, MKT   The article supersedes TSB 14-0196 to update the Part List.   ISSUE: Some 2010-2014 Flex, … Read more