RPM Flare during Light Acceleration during the 3-4 Upshift – 2007-2008 Ford Lincoln

5.4L 3V / 4R75E ONLY – BUILT BETWEEN 12/4/2006 TO 5/20/2008 – ENGINE RPM FLARE DURING 3-4 UPSHIFT UNDER LIGHT THROTTLE ONLY
FORD: 2007-2008 F-150
LINCOLN: 2007-2008 Mark LT

 

2007-2008 F-150 and Mark LT vehicles built between 12/4/2006 to 5/20/2008 and equipped with a 5.4L 3V and 4R75E, may exhibit an engine RPM flare during light acceleration during the 3-4 upshift.

This would only occur at road speed ranges from 25-30 MPH (40-48 Km/h).

No DTCs or other drivability or transmission issues would be present.

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Metallic Whistle/Hoot Noise after a Cold Soak – 2007-2008 Ford Lincoln Mercury

COLD START FEAD HOOT – WHISTLE NOISE
FORD: 2007-2008 Mustang, Expedition, Explorer Sport Trac, Explorer, F-150
LINCOLN: 2007-2008 Mark LT, Navigator
MERCURY: 2007-2008 Mountaineer

 

2007-2008 F-150, Mustang vehicles equipped with a 4.6L and 5.4L engine; 2007-2008 Mark LT, Expedition, Navigator vehicles equipped with a 5.4L engine; Explorer, Mountaineer, Explorer Sport Trac vehicles with 4.6L engine may exhibit a front end accessory drive (FEAD) related high-pitched metallic whistle/hoot noise after a cold soak in ambient temperatures below 40 °F (4.4 °C).

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High Effort to Activate Horn – 2005-2006 Ford Lincoln Mercury

HIGH EFFORT TO ACTIVATE HORN – VEHICLES BUILT BEFORE 10/19/2005
FORD: 2005-2006 Crown Victoria
LINCOLN: 2005-2006 Town Car
MERCURY: 2005-2006 Grand Marquis

 

2005-2006 Crown Victoria/Grand Marquis and Town Car vehicles built before 10/19/2005, may require a high horn pad effort to activate the horn.

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Buzzing Groaning Rattling Noise from Rear of Vehicle – 2000-2001 Ford Taurus & Mercury Sable

  • EXHAUST – CONTACTS REAR CONTROL ARM RESULTING IN “GROANING”, “BUZZING” AND/OR “RATTLING” NOISE
  • NOISE – “GROANING”, “BUZZING” AND/OR “RATTLING” FROM REAR OF VEHICLE
FORD: 2000-2001 TAURUS
MERCURY: 2000-2001 SABLE

 

Some vehicles may exhibit a “buzzing”, “groaning” and/or “rattling” noise from the rear of the vehicle.

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Dull Click/Pop Noise when Turning from Front Suspension – 2008 Ford Focus

DULL CLICK/POP NOISE FROM FRONT SUSPENSION WHEN TURNING – BUILT ON OR BEFORE 3/28/2008
FORD: 2008 Focus

 

2008 Focus vehicles built on or before 3/28/2008 may exhibit a dull click/pop noise when turning from the front suspension system contacting the inner splash shield during certain vehicle maneuvers.

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