January 1970 - December 1970

Bulletin No. 145 - July 24, 1970

(30 articles)

  • Article 2947 - Upper Arm Lube Tools - Improved - (Light Cars and Thunderbird - 1965-1970)
  • Article 2948 - Rear Axle Locknut Wrenches - New Design - (All Truck Models)
  • Article 2949 - Pin Depth Gauge - Special Tool - (All Models with Rear Axle Ring Gear Sizes - 6¾, 7¼, 8½ and 8.7 - All Years)
  • Article 2950 - Hydraulic lifter Puller - Special Tool - (All Vehicle Models)
  • Article 2951 - Vehicle Serial Number and Built Date - (Ford Bronco, Econoline - 1967; Bronco - 1968; Econoline and Club Wagon - 1969; Bronco - 1969)
  • Article 2952 - Brake Pedal Height and Free Travel - F-500-750 and F6000-7000 - 1968-70 Models with Single Brake System and Frame Mounted Booster)
  • Article 2953 - MGM Low Profile Air Brake Chamber Operation and Service Procedures - (Tandems with 30,000 and 34,000 Pound Capacity Rear Axles and Bendix Wedge Air Brakes - 1970 "L" Series Only)
  • Article 2954 - Integral Power Steering Gear - Change in Procedure - Spool Valve Centering - (Ford, Thunderbird with Ford Gear - 1965-1971)
  • Article 2955 - Transfer Case Gear Jump Out - Bronco, F100 & F250 - (All 4x4 Vehicles)
  • Article 2956 - Clutch Diagnosis Procedure - (All Light Truck with Manual Transmission)
  • Article 2957 - Clutch Linkage - Distorted Equalizer Bar - (Mustang with 302 HO or 351C and Manual Transmission - 1970)
  • Article 2958 - Clutch - Disc Replacement - (Mustang with 351 and Standard Transmission - 1970)
  • Article 2959 - Automatic Transmission - Delayed Engagement After Cold Start - SUPERSEDES ARTICLE 2257 - TSB 137 - (Cortina with Borg Warner Type 35 Automatic Transmission)
  • Article 2960 - Automatic Transmission - Erratic or No Upshifts, No Reverse or Cracked Main Control - (All with Automatic Transmission - 1969 and 1970)
  • Article 2961 - Oil Filter Leaks and Engine Oil Pressure - (Medium, Heavy and Extra Heavy Trucks with 330 HD, 351, or 391 CID Engines - 1969-1970 Models)
  • Article 2962 - Oil Economy - 330 HD, 361 and 391 CID Gasoline Engines - (Medium, Heavy and Extra Heavy Trucks - 1967-1969)
  • Article 2963 - Air Cleaner to Intake Manifold Hose Reinforcement - (L, LT, LTS, LN, LNT-9000 Trucks Equipped with Cummins NH and Detroit 8V-71 Diesel Engine)
  • Article 2964 - Starters - Use of Connector Link on Solenoid Actuated - (All Vehicles with a Solenoid Actuated Starter and a Starter Relay)
  • Article 2965 - Engine Dieseling - Improper Carburetor Solenoid Operation - (All Car Lines Equipped with Carburetor Solenoid - 1970)
  • Article 2966 - Batteries Will Not Accept Fast Charge - (All Vehicles)
  • Article 2967 - Battery Discharged or Low - (Thunderbirds with Key Warning Buzzer - 1970)
  • Article 2968 - Turn Signal Switch - Diagnostic Guides - (All Car Lines - 1970-1971)
  • Article 2969 - Courtesy Lights Inoperative - Diagnostic Tip - (Thunderbird - 1970)
  • Article 2970 - Temperature and/or Oil Gauges Read High - (Mustang and Torino - 1970)
  • Article 2971 - Speedometer Pointer Sticking to Zero Stop - (Torino - 1970)
  • Article 2972 - Heat Distribution - Improved - (All W-Series Trucks Built Prior to 5-4-70)
  • Article 2973 - Cab Pivot Pin and Bushing - W-Series - Improved - (All W-Series Trucks)
  • Article 2974 - Water Leak at Top of Rear Door - (Ford - Models 54-71 - 1970)
  • Article 2975 - Hood Stabilizer [Cowl Side] - Cut by Edge of Hood - ("L" Series Truck - All Models)
  • Article 2976 - Power Window Motor Removal Procedure Revision - (Thunderbird - 1968-70, Ford - 1969-70, Fairlane - 1970)

WEBMASTER'S NOTE: The following note was printed in TSB #147:

PLEASE NOTE: Due to a printer's error, all articles published starting with TSB No. 144 were mis-numbered. This error was a transposition of the digits 2391 to 2931. Thus, the block of numbers 2391 to 2930 were not assigned.

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