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World's Best Oils & Filters for 2003 Ford Trucks E350 Van

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2003 Ford E350 Van
5.4L 8-cyl Engine Code [M] 5.4L 8-cyl Engine Code [M] CNG
225 bhp. @ 4500 rpm / Torque: 325 ft. lbs. @ 2400 rpm
16 Valves Single Overhead Camshaft
5.4L - V 8-cyl (5409 cc) (CNG)
Compression Ratio: 11:1

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Product Cross Reference Guide: This product cross reference guide follows recommendations outlined in your owners manual and also reflects periodic service recommendation updates from the original equipment manufacturer for this particular model (2003 Ford Trucks E350 Van with engine code [M]) show example...

For example, the manufacturer may have recommended 5W30 motor oil at the time of production (owners manual) & later revised the recommendation to 5W20. This guide will reflect latest recommendation by the manufacturer for this model. If there are no special instructions from the manufacturer, the owner can choose to follow either one of the recommendation without voiding warranty hide example.

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  1. Engine Oil

    Grade 1  »  SEO15
    All TEMPS  »  5W-20
  2. Automatic Transmission

  3. Rear Differential

    Limited Slip Differential, Rear Dana M60-IU  »  GL-5*

    All TEMPS  »  90 [2]
    SAE 80W-90 Synthetic Gear Lube (AGLQT)
    Severe Gear® 75W-90 (SVGQT)
    Severe Gear® 75W-110 (SVTQT)

    Standard Differential, Rear Dana M60-IU  »  GL-5

    All TEMPS  »  90
    SAE 80W-90 Synthetic Gear Lube (AGLQT)
    Severe Gear® 75W-90 (SVGQT)
    Severe Gear® 75W-110 (SVTQT)

    Limited Slip Differential, Rear Dana 70 HD  »  GL-5*

    All TEMPS  »  80W-90 [2]
    SAE 80W-90 Synthetic Gear Lube (AGLQT)
    Severe Gear® 75W-90 (SVGQT)
    Severe Gear® 75W-110 (SVTQT)

    Standard Differential, Rear Dana 70 HD  »  GL-5

    All TEMPS  »  80W-90
    SAE 80W-90 Synthetic Gear Lube (AGLQT)
    Severe Gear® 75W-90 (SVGQT)
    Severe Gear® 75W-110 (SVTQT)

    Standard Differential, Rear Dana 70-2U  »  GL-5

    All TEMPS  »  80W-90
    SAE 80W-90 Synthetic Gear Lube (AGLQT)
    Severe Gear® 75W-90 (SVGQT)
    Severe Gear® 75W-110 (SVTQT)
  4. Power Steering Fluid

  5. Brake Fluid

    Brake Fluid  »  HB

    DOT 3 and 4 Brake Fluid (BFLVCN) [4]
  6. Lubricants & Fluids Comments  »  [*]

    [1] This specification has been updated from Mercon to
    Mercon V per TSB 06-14-4
    [2] Add 8 oz. (236 ml) of Additive Friction Modifier XL-3 or
    equivalent formulated to meet Ford Spec EST-M2C118-A
    for complete refill of limited slip axles.
    [3] Per TSB 07-1-7 Mercon V can now be used to service power
    steering systems in which the original recommendation
    was Mercon
    [4] Hydraulic Brake Fluid, DOT 3
    P/N PM-1, Ford Spec. WSS-M6C92-A

  7. Capacities (Drive Train Fluids)

    Engine, with filter  »  5.7 liters [1]
    Cooling System, With Rear HEAT Initial Fill  »  29.4 liters
    Passenger Car & Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant
    AMSOIL Antifreeze and Engine Coolant
    Cooling System, With Rear HEAT 1 ROW Core Initial Fill  »  28.3 liters
    Passenger Car & Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant
    AMSOIL Antifreeze and Engine Coolant
    Cooling System, Without RR HEAT Initial Fill  »  27.4 liters
    Passenger Car & Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant
    AMSOIL Antifreeze and Engine Coolant
    Cooling System, Without RR HEAT 1 ROW Core Initial Fill  »  26.3 liters
    Passenger Car & Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant
    AMSOIL Antifreeze and Engine Coolant
    Automatic Transmission, 4R100 Initial Fill  »  6.1 liters
    Automatic Transmission, Total Fill
    4 speed 26 Plate 4R100  »  16.7 liters
    4 speed 20 Plate 4R100  »  16.1 liters
    Differential, Dana 70 HD Rear  »  3.5 liters [2]
    Differential, Dana 70-2U Rear  »  3.1 liters [2]
    Differential, Dana M60-IU Rear  »  3 liters [2]
    ANTPC ANT ANTPC ANT ANTPC ANT ANTPC ANT
    Capacities Comments
    [1] After refill check oil level.
    [2] Fill to no more than 1/4 to 9/16 inch below fill plug hole.
  8. Chassis Lubrication

    0-11 Fittings, 0 Plugs  »  LM
  9. Torque Specifications

    Oil Drain Plug  »  10 ft/lbs

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  1. Filters: Oil, Air, Cabin, Fuel, Transmission, Hydraulic & Crankcase

    Oil Filter 25, 000-Mile Ea Oil Filter (EAO11) [1]
    Oil Filter WIX 51372 Oil Filter  
    Air Filter WIX 46418 Air Filter  
    Transmission Filter WIX 58967 Auto Tran Filter [2]

    Filter Comments
    [1] Replaces the EaO48, which will still work for this vehicle
    [2] 4R100 (TransmissionMfrCode)

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ALM 5W-20 Signature Series Synthetic Motor Oil (ALM)

The Top Tier of AMSOIL Synthetic Motor Oil. AMSOIL Signature Series Synthetic Motor Oil delivers extraordinary lubrication in all types of automotive gasoline engines. Engineered for enthusiasts seeking maximum protection and performance. Precision-f...
XLM 5W-20 Extended Life Synthetic Motor Oil (XLM)

AMSOIL XL Synthetic Motor Oil is the choice for those who want to do something extra for their vehicle. Its boosted formulation delivers extra cleaning power, outstanding wear control, excellent high and low temperature protection and exceptional fue...
OEM 5W-20 OE Series Synthetic Motor Oil (OEM)

OE Synthetic Motor Oil is for mechanics and drivers seeking peace of mind protection and exceptional value in synthetic motor oil. It delivers 100 percent synthetic engine protection for advanced automotive technology, including turbochargers and dir...
ATF Signature Series Multi-Vehicle Synthetic ATF

AMSOIL Signature Series Multi-Vehicle Synthetic ATF is engineered to outperform conventional automatic transmission fluids and exceed the performance requirements of most North American, European and Asian vehicles. This sophisticated formulation pro...
OTF OE Multi-Vehicle Synthetic ATF

AMSOIL OE Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid provides passenger-car/light-truck transmissions excellent wear protection, sludge resistance and extreme-temperature performance throughout original equipment manufacturer (OEM)-recommended drain inte...
ATD Torque-Drive Transmission Fluid (ATD)

Formulated for Allison TES-295, TES-389, C-4; Ford MERCON V; GM DEXRON III-H and more. Engineered for outstanding performance in heavy-duty transmissions manufactured by Allison, Voith, ZF and other heavy-duty transmissions. Excellent protection i...
AGL SEVERE GEAR 80W-90 (AGL)

A multi-functional lubricant designed to surpass the requirements of equipment and automotive applications calling for an SAE 80W-90 viscosity grade. Formulated with wax-free synthetic base oils and high-quality additives, AMSOIL SEVERE GEAR® res...
SVG 75W 90 Severe Gear® Extreme Pressure (SVG)

Formulated for the severe operating conditions of today’s pick-up trucks, SUVs, heavy equipment and other hard-working vehicles. AMSOIL SEVERE GEAR® Synthetic Extreme Pressure (EP) Lubricants are premium grade gear oils specifically engi...
SVT 75W-110 Severe Gear® Extreme Pressure (SVT)

AMSOIL SEVERE GEAR® Synthetic Extreme Pressure (EP) Lubricants are engineered for high-demand applications, including trailer towing, heavy hauling, 4X4 off-road driving, commercial use and racing. Protects gears and bearings from scoring and wea...
BFLV DOT 3 and 4 Synthetic Brake Fluid (BFLV)

*** This item is available for US customers only *** Brake fluid acts as a hydraulic fluid, transferring power and lubricating brake system components while also preventing corrosion. It must contend with extreme heat and the inevitable moi...
ANTPC Passenger Vehicle Antifreeze (ANTPC)

Ethylene Glycol 50/50 Pre-Mix Formulation AMSOIL Passenger Car/Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant provides superior heat transfer and excellent protection against corrosion, freezing and boilover. It provides maximum protection in extreme temper...
ANT Antifreeze and Engine Coolant (ANT)

AMSOIL Antifreeze & Coolant (ANT) is a low-toxicity propylene glycol antifreeze formulated to provide benefits far beyond those found in today's conventional antifreeze and coolant products. This revolutionary formulation provides maximum antifre...
amsoil oil filter AMSOIL Ea Oil Filters

AMSOIL Ea Oil Filters feature synthetic nanofiber technology for maximum efficiency. Guaranteed for up to 15,000 miles or up to 25,000 miles, depending on application, when used with AMSOIL synthetic motor oil.
wix oil filter WIX Automotive, Light Truck & Racing Oil Filters

WIX Oil filters are made with full metal base plate for superior strength at the double seal & also feature a silicone anti-drainback valve. Glass enhanced media in WIX oil filters offers greater efficiency, capturing more 10 to 12 micron sized particles than other cellulose or synthetic blend medias.
wix air filter WIX Automotive, Light Truck & Racing Air Filters

WIX panel element air filters have a linear path through the filter for low airflow restriction & an exclusive pocket pleat for the filter media. Radial air filters are constructed of mesh screen on the inside wall diameter for element strength and media protection from backfire.
wix transmission filter WIX Automotive & Light Truck Transmission Filters

WIX Transmission Filters protect automatic transmissions against contaminants in the transmission fluid system. Proper filtration helps improve transmission life by minimizing wear and preventing sticking and scoring of sensitive shift control valves.

Maintenance Schedule as Provided by OEM Documentation

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Service Bulletin as Provided by OEM & NHTSA

Bulletin Date:
2002-05-01
Bulletin Number:
15890
NHTSA Item Number:
637767

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic:foundation components:disc.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding early wear of the inner brake pad on the rear disc brakes. ( nhtsa item number - 637767 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-04-01
Bulletin Number:
16738
NHTSA Item Number:
10002645

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic:power assist:vacuum.

Service Bulletin Summary: Vehicles with vacuum boost brakes may exhibit a condition of brake drag, however due to equal brake drag there is no brake pull condition. ( nhtsa item number - 10002645 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-04-01
Bulletin Number:
16804
NHTSA Item Number:
10002673

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic.

Service Bulletin Summary: Brake drag or failure to fully release. ( nhtsa item number - 10002673 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-05-01
Bulletin Number:
03911
NHTSA Item Number:
10002783

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Rough idle and/or hesitation when acclerating on certain super duty vehicles equipped with a 5. 4l or 6. 8l engine. ( nhtsa item number - 10002783 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-09-01
Bulletin Number:
17211
NHTSA Item Number:
10004072

Component Description: Steering.

Service Bulletin Summary: A bump steer steering feeling, noted when the vehicle's front wheels/tires contact road surface irregularities. ( nhtsa item number - 10004072 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
17520
NHTSA Item Number:
10007350

Component Description: Suspension:front.

Service Bulletin Summary: Clunk from front suspension. ( nhtsa item number - 10007350 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-08-01
Bulletin Number:
18069
NHTSA Item Number:
10011181

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline:turbo-charger.

Service Bulletin Summary: Low power and/or diagnostic trouble code p0299 or p2263 - turbocharger diagnostic service tip. ( nhtsa item number - 10011181 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-10-01
Bulletin Number:
04N03
NHTSA Item Number:
10010545

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic:antilock.

Service Bulletin Summary: Customer satisfaction program 04n03. Additional warranty coverage for anti-lock brake system module. ( nhtsa item number - 10010545 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-10-01
Bulletin Number:
18250
NHTSA Item Number:
10010743

Component Description: Power train.

Service Bulletin Summary: Intermittent clunk on 3-2 downshift during coastdown/tip-in. Oasis. To include 2005 f-150, e-series and expedition. ( nhtsa item number - 10010743 ).

Bulletin Date:
2005-01-01
Bulletin Number:
05248
NHTSA Item Number:
10018941

Component Description: Suspension.

Service Bulletin Summary: Vibration/harshness above 45 mph (72 km/h) after tire balance. ( nhtsa item number - 10018941 ).

Bulletin Date:
2005-02-01
Bulletin Number:
032306
NHTSA Item Number:
10012941

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Diagnostic trouble code b1876, b1880, b1915 and/or b1920 in the ecs module - vehicles equipped with aftermarket high current devices. ( nhtsa item number - 10012941 ).

Bulletin Date:
2005-07-01
Bulletin Number:
18735
NHTSA Item Number:
10017865

Component Description: Exterior lighting:headlights.

Service Bulletin Summary: Headlight adjustment - chassis cab incomplete vehicles. ( nhtsa item number - 10017865 ).

Bulletin Date:
2005-11-01
Bulletin Number:
0511
NHTSA Item Number:
10013298

Component Description: Structure:frame and members.

Service Bulletin Summary: Cracks in the left or right spring tower flange. ( nhtsa item number - 10013298 ).

Bulletin Date:
2010-06-01
Bulletin Number:
TSB-10-12-6
NHTSA Item Number:
10034571

Component Description: Fuel system, gasoline:fuel injection system:injectors.

Service Bulletin Summary: Ford: runs rough, lacks power, hard start, no start. Some vehicles and trucks equipped with 6. 0l engine may exhibit a runs rough, lacks power, hard to start, no start concern with or without diagnostic trouble code (dtc) p0611 code or var ( nhtsa item number - 10034571 ).


Recall Data Provided by NHTSA

#
1
Make(s):
FORD
Model(s):
E-150, E-250, E-350, E-450, E-550
Year(s):
2003, 2004
Manufacturer:
FORD MOTOR COMPANY
NHTSA ID:
04V444000
Recall Date:
September 13th, 2004
Units Affected:
214,849

Affected Component: Electrical system:wiring.

Summary: On certain vans, a diode in the anti-lock braking system (abs) module may experience an electrical short. .

Conequence: The electrical short may cause an abs malfunction that would illuminate the abs warning light, or the module may overheat resulting in a burning odor, smoke, and/or fire. This condition may occur while the vehicle is being driven or unattended. .

Remedy: Dealers will install a new fuse in the abs circuit and install a heat shield over the abs module. The recall began on october 15, 2004. Owners should contact ford at 1-800-392-3673. Also ford is extending the limited warranty (for a one time replacement) of the abs module for a total of 10 years or 150,000 miles from the warranty start date, whichever occurs first. If your vehicle has already accumulated more than 150,000 miles, this coverage will last until september 30, 2005. .

Notes: Ford recall no. 04s22/customer satisfaction program 04n03. Customers can also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236). .

#
2
Make(s):
FORD
Model(s):
E-150, E-250, E-350, E-450, E-550
Year(s):
2003, 2004
Manufacturer:
FORD MOTOR COMPANY
NHTSA ID:
04V445000
Recall Date:
September 13th, 2004
Units Affected:
253,076

Affected Component: Engine and engine cooling.

Summary: On certain vans, the air filter element material process resulted in an air filter paper element that can smolder or burn. This change in filter paper composition combined with the configuration of the air induction system, may allow hot carbon particles to contact the air filter element during certain driving conditions that create hot particles. .

Conequence: These hot particles may ignite the air filter element with the potential for air induction system damage or underhood fire. .

Remedy: Dealers will inspect and replace the air filter element. The recall began september 27, 2004. Owners should contact ford at 1-800-392-3673. Also ford is extending the limited warranty (for a one time replacement) of the abs module for a total of 10 years or 150,000 miles from the warranty start date, whichever occurs first. If your vehicle has already accumulated more than 150,000 miles, this coverage will last until september 30, 2005. .

Notes: Ford recall no. 04s23/customer satisfaction program 04n03. Customers can also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236). .

#
3
Make(s):
FORD
Model(s):
E-250, E-350, E250, E350
Year(s):
2002, 2003, 2004
Manufacturer:
ACCUBUILT, INC.
NHTSA ID:
04V589000
Recall Date:
December 15th, 2004
Units Affected:
501

Affected Component: Equipment adaptive.

Summary: On certain vans built on ford e250/e350 chassis and equipped with sure-lok wheelchair securement systems, the sprocket teeth of the retractor assembly is out of alignment. .

Conequence: In the event of a vehicle crash, the wheelchair may not be adequately secured possibly resulting in injuries to a wheelchair occupant. .

Remedy: Dealers will inspect and replace the wheelchair securement retractors as necessary. Sure-lok is conducting the owner notification and remedy for this campaign. Owners should contact sure-lock at 1-908-231-1804 or accubuilt at 419-222-1501. .

Notes: Customers can also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236). .

#
4
Make(s):
FORD, LINCOLN, MERCURY
Model(s):
BRONCO, CAPRI, CROWN VICTORIA, E-150, E-250, E-350, E-450, EXPLORER, EXPLORER SPORT, EXPLORER SPORT TRAC, F-150, F-250, F-350, F-450 SD, F-53, F53, GRAND MARQUIS, MARK VIII, MOUNTAINEER, RANGER, TAURUS SHO, TOWN CAR
Year(s):
1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004
Manufacturer:
FORD MOTOR COMPANY
NHTSA ID:
07V336000
Recall Date:
August 3rd, 2007
Units Affected:
3,600,000

Affected Component: Vehicle speed control.

Summary: On certain pickup trucks, passenger vehicles, sport utility vehicles, and motor homes chassis, the speed control deactivation switch may, under certain conditions, leak internally and then overheat, smoke, or burn. .

Conequence: This could result in an underhood fire. .

Remedy: Dealers will install a fused wiring harness. Owners of the passenger cars included in this campaign will be instructed to return their vehicles to their dealers to have the speed control deactivation switch disconnected as an interim repair. As soon as repair parts are available (expected october 2007), owners will be instructed to return to the dealers for installation of a fused wiring harness. The recall began on august 13, 2007, and mailing completed by september 19, 2007. Owners may contact ford at 1-888-222-2751. .

Notes: Ford recall no. 05s28. Customers may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration;s vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153).

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