Clunk Grind Thump Noise from Rear of Vehicle – 2005-2006 Ford & Lincoln

CLUNK/GRIND/THUMP NOISE FROM REAR OF VEHICLE WHEN TRANSMISSION IS SHIFTED – VEHICLES BUILT BEFORE 6/13/2005
FORD: 2005-2006 Expedition
LINCOLN: 2005-2006 Navigator

 

2005-2006 Expedition/Navigator vehicles built before 6/13/2005, may exhibit a clunk/grind/thump noise from the rear when the transmission is shifted, during a change in vehicle direction or on acceleration.

A vibration from the driveshaft/axle area may also be exhibited.

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Automatic Transmission Whine – 2006-2007 Ford Lincoln Mercury

AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION WHINE BETWEEN 40-60 MPH (64-97 KM/H) – 3.0L ENGINE
FORD: 2006-2007 Fusion
LINCOLN: 2006 Zephyr
MERCURY: 2006-2007 Milan

 

2006-2007 Fusion, Milan, and 2006 Zephyr vehicles equipped with the 3.0L engine and built before 9/2/2006 may exhibit a transmission whine on light accelerator tip-in at speeds between 40-60 MPH (64-97 Km/h).

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Grunt Creak Squeak Chirp Noise from Lower Control Arm – 2005-2007 Ford Mustang

GRUNT/CREAK/SQUEAK/CHIRP NOISE FROM THE TSB 07-23-1 LOWER CONTROL ARM BUSHING OVER BUMPS— BUILT BEFORE 2/28/2007
FORD: 2005-2007 Mustang

 

2005-2007 Mustangs 4.0L/4.6L with a build date before 2/28/2007 may exhibit a grunt/creak/squeak/chirp noise from the lower control arm (LCA) hydro bushing over bumps like speed bumps, pot holes, rough roads, and driveway approaches.

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Wrench Light with DTC’s P2106 and P2135 – 2003-2005 Ford Lincoln Mercury

WRENCH LIGHT ON WITH BOTH DTC P2106 AND P2135 – VEHICLES BUILT 11/29/2004 AND PRIOR
FORD: 2003-2005 Thunderbird
2005 Crown Victoria, Mustang
2004-2005 Explorer, F-150
2005 E-Series, Expedition, F-Super Duty
LINCOLN: 2003-2005 LS
2005 Town Car, Navigator
MERCURY: 2005 Grand Marquis
2004-2005 Mountaineer

 

Some vehicles built 11/29/2004 and prior may exhibit the wrench light on with both P2106 and P2135 diagnostic trouble codes (DTCs).

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MIL On with DTC P061B and/or P2106 – 2005 Ford F-150

MIL ON WITH DTC P061B AND/OR P2106 AFTER COLD START AND RAPID TRANSMISSION GEAR ENGAGEMENT – VEHICLES BUILT 8/23/2004 THROUGH 1/15/2005 – 5.4L 3-VALVE ENGINE
FORD: 2005 F-150

 

2005 F-150 vehicles equipped with the 5.4L 3-valve engine and automatic transmission, built 8/23/2004 through 1/15/2005, may exhibit a malfunction indicator lamp (MIL) on with diagnostic trouble code (DTC) P061B and/or P2106.

This condition may occur during a cold start combined with a rapid transmission gear engagement.

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