Buck Jerk or Miss During Drive Cycle Above 3000 RPM with No DTC – 2000-2003 Ford

  • BUCK/JERK AND MISS DURING DRIVE CYCLE ABOVE 3000 RPM – NO DTC – 3.0L 2V GAS AND FFV ENGINE
FORD: 2000-2003 Taurus, Ranger
MERCURY: 2000-2003 Sable

2000-2003 Taurus, Sable, Ranger vehicles equipped with a 3.0L 2-valve gas or FFV engine may exhibit a buck/jerk/miss during drive cycles above 3000 RPM with no diagnostic trouble codes (DTC’s).

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Buck Jerk at Steady Throttle or Slight Tip In – 2005-2006 Ford F-Super Duty

  • BUCK/JERK STEADY THROTTLE OR SLIGHT TIP IN – 6.0L – BUILT ON OR BEFORE 3/15/2006
FORD: 2005-2006 F-Super Duty

 

2005-2006 F-Super Duty vehicles built on or before 3/15/2006 equipped with a 6.0L engine may exhibit a buck/jerk condition in Low (L), first (1st), or second (2nd) in manual transmission vehicles, or in manual 1st, manual 2nd, or in tow-haul mode in first (1st) or second (2nd) on automatic transmission vehicles.

This concern occurs anywhere from 1800-2500 RPM at steady throttle or slight tip in. Concern will be more evident under a load, or while pulling a trailer.

This concern is more noticeable in manual transmission equipped vehicles.

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Charging System Warning Light Below -6 Degrees – 2001 Ford Escape

  • ELECTRICAL – CHARGING SYSTEM WARNING INDICATOR LAMP ILLUMINATED – DURING COLD AMBIENT TEMPERATURES BELOW -6 DEGREES CELSIUS (20 DEGREES F.) – VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH 2.0L ZETEC ENGINE BUILT 7/8/2000 THROUGH 2/12/2001 ONLY
FORD: 2001 ESCAPE

 

Some vehicles may exhibit a red charge lamp illumination in cold ambient temperatures below -6°C (20°F).

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Moan Groan Noise from Rear Axle – 2005-2007 Ford Mustang

FORD: 2005-2007 Mustang

 

2005-2007 Mustang GT vehicles equipped with the 8.8 inch limited slip axle may exhibit a moan/groan noise when making tight low speed turns.

This may be more noticeable when the axle is at full operating temperature.

The noise may also be confused as originating from the brakes or steering system.

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ABS/RSC Light On DTC’s C1145 C1155 C1165 C1175 – 2008 Ford E-350

  • ABS/RSC LIGHT ON – CODES C1145, C1155, C1165 OR C1175 BUILT ON OR BEFORE 6/25/2008
FORD: 2008 E-350

 

2008 E-Series vehicles built on or before 6/25/2008 may exhibit a anti-lock brake system (ABS)/roll stability control (RSC) light on with diagnostic trouble codes (DTCs) C1145, C1155, C1165 or C1175.

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