1970 TSB Articles for Ford F-100 thru F-350

The following is a listing of the articles included in this TSB database which were printed and released in 1970.

    1) Articles pertaining to the F100 through F-350 light-duty trucks specifically, and
    2) Articles pertaining to a group of Ford products, in which the light-duty trucks are included
Please keep in mind that the following listing is NOT complete. It only includes articles printed in the TSB's in my collection that are currently in the database. This list will continue to grow as more TSB articles are added to the database.


  • Article 2061 - Automatic Transmission Specifications
    (All Vehicles Equipped with a C4 Automatic or C4S Automatic Transmission)

  • Article 2062 - C6 Automatic Transmission - 3-2 Timing Valve Deletion
    (All 1970 Vehicles Equipped with C6 Automatic Transmission Assemblies)

  • Article 2067 - Alternator and Regulator Servicing Tips
    (All Vehicles Equipped with Alternator)

  • Article 2074 - Broken Front Seat Back Inboard Pivot Bracket
    (1968-1969 Mustang, Ford, Light Truck and Bronco Equipped with Bucket Seats)

  • Article 2094 - Automatic Transmission - Non-Adjustable Vacuum Diaphragm
    (All 1970 Vehicles with C4 and C6 Automatic Transmissions)

  • Article 2095 - Automatic Transmission - Accessory Oil Cooler Kit - Trailer Towing Severe Duty
    (All 1970 Passenger Cars and Light Truck with Ford Automatic Transmissions)

  • Article 2096 - Automatic Transmission - 1970 Oil Level Indicator
    (All 1970 Vehicles with Ford Built Automatic Transmission)

  • Article 2097 - Automatic Transmission - Delayed Reverse Engagement or Erratic Kickdowns
    (All 1970 C4 Automatic Transmissions Except Falcon)

  • Article 2125 - New Improved Shock Absorbers for Improved Ride
    (1968-70 F-100/250)

  • Article 2126 - Power Steering Pump Identification - Ford-Thompson
    (All Cars and Light Trucks So Equipped)

  • Article 2127 - Rear Axle Ring Gear Attaching Bolt Retention
    (All Current and Past Model Ford Manufactured Rear Axles)

  • Article 2128 - Automatic Transmission Control Valve Spring Identification Chart
    (All 1970 Vehicles Equipped with a C6 Automatic Transmission)

  • Article 2129 - Automatic Transmission Governor Attaching Screws
    (All 1970 Vehicles with C6 Automatic Transmission)

  • Article 2130 - Engine - Protection of New Units in Storage Awaiting Retail Delivery
    (All Vehicles)

  • Article 2131 - Engine - Troubleshooting the Distributor - Modulator System
    (Units Equipped with the Disto-Vac System - 1970)

  • Article 2139 - Power Loss During High Altitude Operation
    (1970 F-100/250 with 360/390 CID Engine)

  • Article 2141 - Alternator - Rectifier Service Kit Parts
    (All Models)

  • Article 2142 - Starter - No or Slow Cranking
    (All Cars Except Those with 429 CID Engine - 1970)

  • Article 2143 - Starting - Hunt or No Start in Park
    (All Models with Standard Steering Column - 1968-1969)

  • Article 2159 - Automatic Transmission Specifications
    (All Vehicles Equipped with an FMX Automatic Transmission)

  • Article 2160 - Automatic Transmission - Oil Pan Screen Assembly - FMX - MX
    (Ford, Mustang, Fairlane and Truck with FM or FX Transmission - 1969-70)

  • Article 2162 - Automatic Transmission - Rear Servo Cover Seal Leak - C4
    (All Models So Equipped)

  • Article 2163 - Automatic Transmission - Delayed Reverse Engagement - C6
    (All Models So Equipped)

  • Article 2169 - Exhaust Manifold Breakage
    (289/302 Engines - 1965-1970)

  • Article 2174 - Battery - Cable Clamp Corrosion Prevention
    (All Units with Ford-Autolite Batteries - 1967 to 1970)

  • Article 2175 - Alternator Warning Light and/or Accessories on with Key Removed
    (All Cars and Trucks with Ford Alternators - 1970)

  • Article 2187 - Noise in Cab During High Speed Cruising - Loud Drumming Type
    (F-100 w/131" WB and Econoline w/123" WB All with 302 CID Engine - 1969-1970)

  • Article 2189 - Brake Booster Noise or Vehicle Vibrations Upon Brake Application
    (1970 Ford Station Wagon, Police Units and F-350 Trucks with Power Disc Brakes Built Prior to 12/15/69)

  • Article 2193 - Front Axle Knuckle Seal - Improved - (F-250 4x4 1969-Prior Model)
    (F-250 4x4 1969-Prior Model)

  • Article 2195 - Automatic Transmission - Non-Adjustable Vacuum Diaphragm
    (Vehicles w/C4 &C6 Automatic Transmissions)

  • Article 2199 - Alternator Warning Light and/or Accessories On with Key Removed
    (All 38, 42, 55 & 60 Ampere Alternators Used on 1969 and 1970 Cars and Trucks)

  • Article 2269 - Front End Noise Due to Coil Spring and Rebound Bumper Contact
    (F100-250 Trucks - 1968-70)

  • Article 2279 - Automatic Transmission - Reverse Clutch Pressure Plate Rebuilding
    (All Cars or Trucks with C-6 - 1970)

  • Article 2280 - Engine Performance Specifications - Revision
    (All 1970 Trucks Equipped with Gasoline Engines)

  • Article 2283 - Hard Cold Starting
    (F100 and Bronco with 6 Cylinder Engine - 1970)

  • Article 2300 - Spare Tire Support Bolt Stripped or Galled
    (F100-350 and P350-400 with Frame Tire Carrier - 1969-1970)

  • Article 2978 - Twin I-Beam Alignment Checking Procedure
    (THIS ARTICLE CANCELS AND SUPERSEDES ARTICLE 1824, BULLETIN 117 AND ARTICLE 1986, BULLETIN 126)
    (F-100-250-350 1965-1971, Econoline 1969-1971)

  • Article 2979 - Automatic Transmission - Reverse Clutch Pressure Plate Rebuilding
    SUPERSEDES ARTICLE 2279 TSB 138)
    All Cars with C-6 - 1970)


  • Article 2980 - Automatic Transmission - C6 - Delayed Drive to Reverse Engagement
    (All with C6 [XPL] - 1968-1970)

  • Article 2981 - Automatic Transmission - C6 - Intermediate Flex Band Failures
    (All with C6 [XPL] Transmission - 1966 thru 1970)

  • Article 2992 - Speedometer Pointer Sticking to Zero Stop
    SUPERSEDES TSB ARTICLE 2971
    (Ford, Torino, Econoline, Light Truck - 1970)


  • Article 2993 - Air Conditioning Compressor Seal Leak Diagnosis Procedure
    (All Car Lines Equipped with Air Conditioning)

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