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2003 Lincoln LS
3.0L 6-cyl Engine Code [S] Engine Code [S] DOHC
232 bhp. @ 6750 rpm / Torque: 220 ft. lbs. @ 4500 rpm
24 Valves Double Overhead Camshaft Variable Valve Timing
3.0L - V 6-cyl (2967 cc) (Gasoline)
Compression Ratio: 10.5:1

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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

    Differential, Rear  »  GL-5

    All TEMPS  »  75W-140 [1]
    Severe Gear® 75W-140 (SVOPK)
  4. Power Steering Fluid

  5. Brake Fluid

    Brake Fluid  »  HB

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

    [1] Synthetic oil is required.
    [2] Per TSB 07-1-7 Mercon V can now be used to service power
    steering systems in which the original recommendation
    was Mercon
    [3] Motorcraft High Performance DOT 3 brake fluid, P/N PM-1-C
    or equivalent meeting Ford specification WSS-M6C65-A1.

  7. Capacities (Drive Train Fluids)

    Engine, with filter  »  6.5 liters [1]
    Cooling System, Initial Fill  »  11.3 liters
    Passenger Car & Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant
    AMSOIL Antifreeze and Engine Coolant
    Automatic Transmission, 5R55S Initial Fill  »  Not Specified
    Automatic Transmission, Total Fill
    5 speed 5R55S  »  11.2 liters
    Differential, Rear  »  1.4 liters [2]
    ANTPC ANT
    Capacities Comments
    [1] After refill check oil level.
    [2] Fill 1/8 to 3/16 inch below bottom of fill hole.
  8. Chassis Lubrication

    0 Fittings, 0 Plugs
  9. Torque Specifications

    Oil Drain Plug  »  19 ft/lbs

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

    Oil Filter 25, 000-Mile Ea Oil Filter (EAO34)  
    Oil Filter MANN Oil Filter (W71936)  
    Oil Filter WIX 51516 Oil Filter  
    Air Filter WIX 42341 Air Filter  
    Fuel Filter WIX 33243 Fuel Filter  
  2. Gasoline Engine Fuel Additives

    Dominator Octane Boost (AOB)
    AOB Dominator Octane Boost (AOB)

    Maximizes power and improves performance in all two-cycle and four-cycle gasoline engines. Reduces engine knock, improves ignition and engine response, helps fuel burn cleaner and inhibits corrosion. Recommended for off-road and racing use. Packag...

    Gasoline Stabilizer (AST)
    AST Gasoline Stabilizer (AST)

    AMSOIL Gasoline Stabilizer (AST) reduces the oxidation process that occurs when fuel is stored for extended periods, improving performance, extending equipment life and decreasing maintenance expenses. Package sizes include: 16-oz. Bottle ...

    P.I Performance Improver (API)
    API P.I Performance Improver (API)

    P.i. improves fuel mileage an average of 2.3% and up to 5.7%. Reduces emissions such as hydrocarbons (HC) up to 15%, carbon monoxide (CO) up to 26% and nitrous oxides (NOx) up to 17%. Restores power and performance. Reduces the need for costly higher...

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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...
SVO 75W-140 Severe Gear® Extreme Pressure (SVO)

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...
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 fuel filter WIX Automotive, Light Truck and Racing Fuel Filters

wix filterWIX Fuel Filters provide an unmatched fuel cleansing performance. They prevent pump wear, injector clogging, premature engine wear and help boost fuel efficiency. Offer quick, easy filter replacement, long life and the possibility of extended service intervals.

Maintenance Schedule as Provided by OEM Documentation

Distance:
5,000 miles (8,000 km)
Action:
Rotate
Item:
Wheels & tires
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.3
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A circular frame of hard material that may be solid or partly solid, is capable of turning on an axle, and holds the rubber cushion that contains compressed air.
Distance:
5,000 miles (8,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Engine oil
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.24
Parts Units:
6
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A substance that lubricates and cools the moving parts of the engine and reduces corrosion and the formation of rust.
Distance:
5,000 miles (8,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Oil filter
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A cartridge-filled canister placed in an engine's lubricating system to strain dirt and abrasive materials out of the oil.
Distance:
15,000 miles (24,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Brake lines, hoses & connections
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.02
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Tubes and their connections that carry brake fluid between the various components in a vehicle's brake system.
Distance:
15,000 miles (24,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Brake system
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.3
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A vehicle's stopping mechanism comprised of a pedal connected to a hydraulic master cylinder that can actuate clamping and/or expanding devices at all four wheels that slow or stop a vehicle's rolling motion. Components in a basic brake system are the master cylinder, calipers and/or wheel cylinders, linings or pads or shoes, rotors and/or drums.
Distance:
15,000 miles (24,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Cooling system
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The system that stores and circulates coolant throughout (water cooled) engines to prevent overheating. Some vehicles have air-cooled engines in which high-speed airflow is sufficient to keep the engine cool.
Distance:
15,000 miles (24,000 km)
Action:
Inspect & lubricate
Item:
Steering & suspension
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.2
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A vehicle's steering is the collection of components that enable the operator to direct a vehicle in a desired direction. Suspension is the assemblage of joints, links and other components between a vehicle and its wheels.
Distance:
15,000 miles (24,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Automatic transmission fluid
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.02
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used for lubricating and cooling an automatic transmission.
Distance:
15,000 miles (24,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Ball joints
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Movable joints in the steering linkage and suspension system of a vehicle that permit rotating movement in any direction between the parts that are joined.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Exhaust system
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A system of tubing that routes exhaust gases from the exhaust manifold to the rear of the car and into the air. The exhaust system includes catalytic converters and mufflers that help reduce air and noise pollution generated by an engine.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Air filter
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.2
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A device that filters incoming air fed to the engine.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Fuel filter
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A replaceable metal or plastic canister that prevents particulate matter and most contaminants in the fuel from reaching the engine.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Automatic transmission fluid
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
11
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used for lubricating and cooling an automatic transmission.
Distance:
45,000 miles (72,000 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Coolant
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
1.5
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Also known as "antifreeze." A mixture of water and ethylene glycol that has both a higher boiling point and a lower freezing point than plain water.
Distance:
75,000 miles (120,000 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Coolant
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
1.5
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Also known as "antifreeze." A mixture of water and ethylene glycol that has both a higher boiling point and a lower freezing point than plain water.
Distance:
100,000 miles (160,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Drive belt(s)
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.03
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A belt that transfers the rotation of the engine through the crankshaft pulley to drive various devices, such as the alternator, water pump, air conditioning compressor or power steering pump.
Distance:
100,000 miles (160,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
PCV valve
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.2
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Positive Crankcase Ventilation valve, an emissions related device that allows venting of combustion gases from the crankcase to the intake system rather than the atmosphere.
Distance:
100,000 miles (160,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Spark plugs
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
6
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Cables that carry a high-voltage electrical charge from the distributor cap or ignition coils to the spark plugs.
Distance:
105,000 miles (168,000 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Coolant
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
1.5
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Also known as "antifreeze." A mixture of water and ethylene glycol that has both a higher boiling point and a lower freezing point than plain water.
Distance:
150,000 miles (240,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Rear differential fluid
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
1.5
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Lubricant that permits quiet and low friction operation of the differential. Can be gear oil, transmission fluid, or a more specialized fluid specified by the manufacturer.
Distance:
150,000 miles (240,000 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Coolant
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
1.5
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Also known as "antifreeze." A mixture of water and ethylene glycol that has both a higher boiling point and a lower freezing point than plain water.

Service Bulletin as Provided by OEM & NHTSA

Bulletin Date:
2000-01-01
Bulletin Number:
7867
NHTSA Item Number:
612260

Component Description: Power train:driveline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Driveline vibration (a high frequency buzz) that is felt through the seat and floorpan at highway speeds. ( nhtsa item number - 612260 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-01-01
Bulletin Number:
062013
NHTSA Item Number:
10020702

Component Description: Parking brake.

Service Bulletin Summary: Parking aid system inoperative - dtc c1983. ( nhtsa item number - 10020702 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-01-01
Bulletin Number:
062513
NHTSA Item Number:
10022299

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Parking aid system is inoperative - dtc c1983. ( nhtsa item number - 10022299 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-09-01
Bulletin Number:
02176
NHTSA Item Number:
10008580

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic:switches:brake light.

Service Bulletin Summary: Lamp-brake-invadvertent disabling of brake shift interlock. ( nhtsa item number - 10008580 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-09-01
Bulletin Number:
02177
NHTSA Item Number:
10008581

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Cooling system-motorcraft premium gold engine coolant-serivce tips. ( nhtsa item number - 10008581 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-10-01
Bulletin Number:
02208
NHTSA Item Number:
10013060

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:air conditioner.

Service Bulletin Summary: Climate control a/c service tech tips. ( nhtsa item number - 10013060 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-02-01
Bulletin Number:
16661
NHTSA Item Number:
10002511

Component Description: Seat belts.

Service Bulletin Summary: Front or rear seatbelt that is slow to retract when unbuckled. ( nhtsa item number - 10002511 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-04-01
Bulletin Number:
16788
NHTSA Item Number:
10002641

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission:control module (tcm, pcm).

Service Bulletin Summary: Vehicles with the controller area network (can) may exhibit a powertrain control module (pcm) non-communication event, which could lead to an unnecessary pcm replacement using normal diagnostics. Various models including the 2003 super dut ( nhtsa item number - 10002641 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-04-01
Bulletin Number:
16748
NHTSA Item Number:
10002650

Component Description: Wheels:lugs/nuts/bolts.

Service Bulletin Summary: Difficulty fully engaging a lug nut wrench or socket over the nut on vehicles with exposed wheel lug nuts only. ( nhtsa item number - 10002650 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-05-01
Bulletin Number:
0398
NHTSA Item Number:
10002780

Component Description: Fuel system, other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Malfunction indicator lamp (mil) illumination with diagnostic trouble codes p0442, p0455, p0456, p0457, p1442 or check fuel cap lamp illuminated with diagnostic trouble code p0457. ( nhtsa item number - 10002780 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-06-01
Bulletin Number:
16892
NHTSA Item Number:
10002607

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic.

Service Bulletin Summary: Squeal noise from the rear brakes on vehicles produced before 5/15/2003. ( nhtsa item number - 10002607 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-06-01
Bulletin Number:
16893
NHTSA Item Number:
10002608

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Illuminated tcil e or an error message with diagnostic trouble code p1744 only. ( nhtsa item number - 10002608 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-06-01
Bulletin Number:
16904
NHTSA Item Number:
10002615

Component Description: Parking brake:indicator light.

Service Bulletin Summary: Service park brake message in the message center and the amber electronic park brake (epb) switch indicator may be illuminated diagnostic trouble codes c1094, c1408, c1409, c1769, c1782, c1783, c1987, c1988 or c1989. ( nhtsa item number - 10002615 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-06-01
Bulletin Number:
16905
NHTSA Item Number:
10002616

Component Description: Parking brake:indicator light.

Service Bulletin Summary: Service park brake message in the message center and the amber electronic park brake (epb) switch indicator may be illuminated with diagnostic trouble code b2477 present in the epb module. ( nhtsa item number - 10002616 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-07-01
Bulletin Number:
03144
NHTSA Item Number:
10003744

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Engine misfire or rough running condition with coil on plug (cop) ignition systems may be more accurately diagnosed using the optional worldwide diagnostic system (wds) coil on plug (cop) kit. 2003 super duty f series included. ( nhtsa item number - 10003744 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-07-01
Bulletin Number:
03148
NHTSA Item Number:
10003748

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission:cooling unit and lines.

Service Bulletin Summary: New transmission cooler flusher - service tips. 2003 escort and super duty f series included. ( nhtsa item number - 10003748 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-07-01
Bulletin Number:
16940
NHTSA Item Number:
10003833

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Passive anti-theft system (pats) parameter reset required after module programming. ( nhtsa item number - 10003833 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-08-01
Bulletin Number:
17033
NHTSA Item Number:
10003159

Component Description: Equipment:electrical.

Service Bulletin Summary: Electrical feature enable/disable - service tip. ( nhtsa item number - 10003159 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-08-01
Bulletin Number:
03158
NHTSA Item Number:
10003188

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Vehicles built between 11/18/2002 and 05/17/2003 with the 5r55s transmission may exhibit harsh shifts. ( nhtsa item number - 10003188 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-09-01
Bulletin Number:
03172
NHTSA Item Number:
10004024

Component Description: Structure:body.

Service Bulletin Summary: Headliner dropping down or becoming unattached at the rear of the vehicle near the center high mount stop lamp (chmsl). ( nhtsa item number - 10004024 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-09-01
Bulletin Number:
03181
NHTSA Item Number:
10004027

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Remote keyless entry (rke) - service tips. ( nhtsa item number - 10004027 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-10-01
Bulletin Number:
03203
NHTSA Item Number:
10004886

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Malfunction indicator lamp illuminated with diagnostic trouble codes (dtcs) p0442, p0455, p0456, p0457 or p1442 or a check fuel cap lamp illuminated with dtc p0457 for the evaporative emission system. ( nhtsa item number - 10004886 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-10-01
Bulletin Number:
17279
NHTSA Item Number:
10004923

Component Description: Equipment.

Service Bulletin Summary: Ngs service card version 11. 0 or higher must be used for advancetrac (ivd) calibration. ( nhtsa item number - 10004923 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-11-01
Bulletin Number:
17314
NHTSA Item Number:
10008164

Component Description: Vehicle speed control.

Service Bulletin Summary: High and/or rolling idle at low mileage. ( nhtsa item number - 10008164 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-11-01
Bulletin Number:
17315
NHTSA Item Number:
10008165

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Electronic throttle control (etc) warning lamp on or etc engine failsafe mode message displayed with multiple driveability symptoms and diagnostic trouble codes (dtcs). ( nhtsa item number - 10008165 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-11-01
Bulletin Number:
17338
NHTSA Item Number:
10008173

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Diagnostic trouble code (dtc) p2106 stored in the pcm (powertrain control module). ( nhtsa item number - 10008173 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-11-01
Bulletin Number:
17382
NHTSA Item Number:
10008194

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Diagnostic trouble code (dtc) p0300-p0308 or p0350-p0358. ( nhtsa item number - 10008194 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
17479
NHTSA Item Number:
10007323

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Malfunction indicator lamp (mil) on with ignition coil related diagnostic trouble codes (p035x). ( nhtsa item number - 10007323 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
17512
NHTSA Item Number:
10007344

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: An intermittent malfunction indicator lamp (mil) on with diagnostic trouble code (dtc) p0462 (fuel level sensor a circuit low) or p2067 (fuel level sensor b circuit low) caused by an improperly installed remote start system. ( nhtsa item number - 10007344 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
040402
NHTSA Item Number:
10013114

Component Description: Seats:front assembly:seat heater/cooler.

Service Bulletin Summary: Climate controlled seats turning off shortly after initialization - diagnostic trouble codes b2729, b2730, b2731. ( nhtsa item number - 10013114 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-02-01
Bulletin Number:
17541
NHTSA Item Number:
10008112

Component Description: Seats.

Service Bulletin Summary: Front seatback trim panel j-hook failure in high ambient temperatures. ( nhtsa item number - 10008112 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-02-01
Bulletin Number:
17583
NHTSA Item Number:
10008142

Component Description: Visibility.

Service Bulletin Summary: Unintended opening of the side door window glass and moonroof while vehicle is parked. ( nhtsa item number - 10008142 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-03-01
Bulletin Number:
03133
NHTSA Item Number:
10003728

Component Description: Seats:front assembly:seat heater/cooler.

Service Bulletin Summary: One or both climate controlled seats turning off shortly after initialization with diagnostic trouble code b2729 (cushion over-temp detected) present in the climate controlled seat module (ccsm). Diagnostic trouble code b2731 (differential ( nhtsa item number - 10003728 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-03-01
Bulletin Number:
17634
NHTSA Item Number:
10007408

Component Description: Equipment.

Service Bulletin Summary: Keyless entry keypad inoperative. ( nhtsa item number - 10007408 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-03-01
Bulletin Number:
17638
NHTSA Item Number:
10007410

Component Description: Parking brake:indicator light.

Service Bulletin Summary: Parking brake warning message and diagnostic trouble code (dtc) u1040. ( nhtsa item number - 10007410 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-03-01
Bulletin Number:
17666
NHTSA Item Number:
10007423

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Diagnostic trouble code (dtc) u0300 (internal control module software incompatibility) stored in the pcm with no other dtc's present. ( nhtsa item number - 10007423 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-03-01
Bulletin Number:
17673
NHTSA Item Number:
10007427

Component Description: Parking brake:indicator light.

Service Bulletin Summary: Service park brake message with diagnostic trouble code (dtc) b2477 in the elctronic park brake module. ( nhtsa item number - 10007427 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-04-01
Bulletin Number:
17740
NHTSA Item Number:
10008239

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Electtronic throttle control warning message or lamp on - malfunction indicator lamp (mil) on with diagnostic trouble code (dtc) p2106 - possible driveability symptoms. ( nhtsa item number - 10008239 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-04-01
Bulletin Number:
17756
NHTSA Item Number:
10008246

Component Description: Steering:gear box (other than rack and pinion).

Service Bulletin Summary: Steering gear noise. ( nhtsa item number - 10008246 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-04-01
Bulletin Number:
17758
NHTSA Item Number:
10008248

Component Description: Visibility:power window devices and controls.

Service Bulletin Summary: Unintended opening of the side door window glass and moonroof while vehicle is parked (false global open). ( nhtsa item number - 10008248 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-05-01
Bulletin Number:
17803
NHTSA Item Number:
10008564

Component Description: Equipment:other:labels.

Service Bulletin Summary: Veci label installed that incorrectly indicates the vehicle is equipped with a secondary air injection system (air). Service tip. ( nhtsa item number - 10008564 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-05-01
Bulletin Number:
04101
NHTSA Item Number:
10008991

Component Description: Steering.

Service Bulletin Summary: Steering gear squeak when turning the steering wheel, especially during low speed parking maneuvers. ( nhtsa item number - 10008991 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-06-01
Bulletin Number:
04L21
NHTSA Item Number:
10008436

Component Description: Equipment:other:labels.

Service Bulletin Summary: Vehicle emission control information (veci) label replacement. ( nhtsa item number - 10008436 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-07-01
Bulletin Number:
031501
NHTSA Item Number:
10009321

Component Description: Visibility:defroster/defogger system:windshield:controls/wiring.

Service Bulletin Summary: Inoperative electric rear window defroster (heated backlite) grid lines, integral antenna concerns. ( nhtsa item number - 10009321 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-07-01
Bulletin Number:
17929
NHTSA Item Number:
10009339

Component Description: Tires.

Service Bulletin Summary: 16-inch continental tires may exhibit tire vibration caused by flat spotting. ( nhtsa item number - 10009339 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-07-01
Bulletin Number:
17942
NHTSA Item Number:
10009342

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Key-in-ignition warning chime sound whenever the driver's door is open (even with no key in the ignition), the easy exit feature inoperative when the key is removed from the ignition, or the steering column (and seat if applicable) moving b ( nhtsa item number - 10009342 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-07-01
Bulletin Number:
17946
NHTSA Item Number:
10009344

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic:antilock:abs warning light.

Service Bulletin Summary: Abs warning indicator on with diagnostic trouble code c1145 and/or c1155. ( nhtsa item number - 10009344 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-08-01
Bulletin Number:
04157
NHTSA Item Number:
10011153

Component Description: Exterior lighting.

Service Bulletin Summary: Mositure in reverse lamp. ( nhtsa item number - 10011153 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-08-01
Bulletin Number:
041514
NHTSA Item Number:
10011159

Component Description: Visibility:defroster/defogger system:windshield:controls/wiring.

Service Bulletin Summary: Rear window defroster grid/integral antenna diagnosis and repair - terminal tab repair. ( nhtsa item number - 10011159 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-08-01
Bulletin Number:
031404
NHTSA Item Number:
10011162

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Engine misfire or running - coil on plug (cop) ignition systems - wds cop kit diagnostic tips. To include various 2005 models. ( nhtsa item number - 10011162 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-09-01
Bulletin Number:
18133
NHTSA Item Number:
10011335

Component Description: Tires.

Service Bulletin Summary: P225/55r16 continental tires may exhibit excessive tire cupping/feather edge wear at low tire mileage (under 24,000 miles/39,000 km). Oasis. ( nhtsa item number - 10011335 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-09-01
Bulletin Number:
04174
NHTSA Item Number:
10013116

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Malfunction indicator lamp (mil) illuminated - system lean diagnostic trouble codes (dtc's) - service tips. Various models including 2004 f-series. ( nhtsa item number - 10013116 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-10-01
Bulletin Number:
17258
NHTSA Item Number:
10004912

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:air conditioner.

Service Bulletin Summary: Squeaking noise when switching climate control between panel, floor and panel/floor modes. ( nhtsa item number - 10004912 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-11-01
Bulletin Number:
04217
NHTSA Item Number:
10013369

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission:control module (tcm, pcm).

Service Bulletin Summary: General power train control module (pcm) programming procedures. ( nhtsa item number - 10013369 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-11-01
Bulletin Number:
042213
NHTSA Item Number:
10013401

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic:antilock:abs warning light.

Service Bulletin Summary: Diagnostic trouble code (dtc) c1145 and/or c1155 stored in anti-lock brake system (abs) module. ( nhtsa item number - 10013401 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-12-01
Bulletin Number:
04189
NHTSA Item Number:
10014062

Component Description: Visibility:defroster/defogger system:rear window.

Service Bulletin Summary: Rear window defroster grid/integral antenna diagnosis and repair - terminal tab repair. ( nhtsa item number - 10014062 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-12-01
Bulletin Number:
042107
NHTSA Item Number:
10014086

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission:control module (tcm, pcm).

Service Bulletin Summary: General (pcm) power train control module programming procedures. ( nhtsa item number - 10014086 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-12-01
Bulletin Number:
04251
NHTSA Item Number:
10014165

Component Description: Structure:body.

Service Bulletin Summary: Aluminum corrosion - service tip. ( nhtsa item number - 10014165 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-12-01
Bulletin Number:
18320
NHTSA Item Number:
10014594

Component Description: Steering.

Service Bulletin Summary: Vibration felt for a few miles of driving after parking. ( nhtsa item number - 10014594 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-12-01
Bulletin Number:
04B20
NHTSA Item Number:
10014674

Component Description: Latches/locks/linkages.

Service Bulletin Summary: Customer satisfaction program 04b20. Rear seat latches and owner guide label for vehicles that may have a rear seat latch that is difficult to latch and supplemental latch verification instruction label which should be affixed to the owner ( nhtsa item number - 10014674 ).

Bulletin Date:
2005-01-01
Bulletin Number:
18383
NHTSA Item Number:
10013321

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Am/fm and cellular phone reception interference - service tip. ( nhtsa item number - 10013321 ).

Bulletin Date:
2005-01-01
Bulletin Number:
052308
NHTSA Item Number:
10018968

Component Description: Parking brake.

Service Bulletin Summary: Parking aid system inoperative. ( nhtsa item number - 10018968 ).

Bulletin Date:
2005-02-01
Bulletin Number:
0531
NHTSA Item Number:
10012947

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Maf diagnostic service tip - vehicles equipped with egr system module (esm). ( nhtsa item number - 10012947 ).

Bulletin Date:
2005-02-01
Bulletin Number:
05310
NHTSA Item Number:
10012954

Component Description: Seat belts.

Service Bulletin Summary: Safety belt web stop button service. ( nhtsa item number - 10012954 ).

Bulletin Date:
2005-02-01
Bulletin Number:
18426
NHTSA Item Number:
10012964

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:radio/tape deck/cd etc. .

Service Bulletin Summary: Am fm and cellular phone reception interference. ( nhtsa item number - 10012964 ).

Bulletin Date:
2005-03-01
Bulletin Number:
18505
NHTSA Item Number:
10014672

Component Description: Exterior lighting:headlights.

Service Bulletin Summary: Day time running lamps. ( nhtsa item number - 10014672 ).

Bulletin Date:
2005-04-01
Bulletin Number:
0565
NHTSA Item Number:
10017903

Component Description: Vehicle speed control.

Service Bulletin Summary: No start, rough idle, or malfunction indicator lamp (mil) on with diagnostic trouble codes (dtcs) p0171, p0174, p0173, p2195, p2197, p0420, p0301, p0302, p0303, p0304, p0305, p0306. ( nhtsa item number - 10017903 ).

Bulletin Date:
2005-05-01
Bulletin Number:
18615
NHTSA Item Number:
10017917

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling.

Service Bulletin Summary: Unusual engine noise or engine knock concerns due to regular fuel. ( nhtsa item number - 10017917 ).

Bulletin Date:
2005-06-01
Bulletin Number:
04219
NHTSA Item Number:
10013371

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Malfunction indicator lamp (mil) and electronic throttle control (etc) lamps on with both diagnostic trouble code (dtc) p2106 and p2135. ( nhtsa item number - 10013371 ).

Bulletin Date:
2005-06-01
Bulletin Number:
042421
NHTSA Item Number:
10014138

Component Description: Seat belts:front:retractor.

Service Bulletin Summary: Safety belt retraction speed. ( nhtsa item number - 10014138 ).

Bulletin Date:
2005-06-01
Bulletin Number:
0597
NHTSA Item Number:
10017908

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling.

Service Bulletin Summary: Intermittent stumble on rapid tip-in from steady speed, generally between 20-50 mph (32-80 km/h) accompanied by a inductive backfire after the tip-in. ( nhtsa item number - 10017908 ).

Bulletin Date:
2005-06-01
Bulletin Number:
02162
NHTSA Item Number:
10017925

Component Description: Structure:body.

Service Bulletin Summary: Water/moisture in cop wells - dtc p0301-p0308 - 3. 9l engine - vehicles built through 5/1/2004. ( nhtsa item number - 10017925 ).

Bulletin Date:
2005-11-01
Bulletin Number:
0295
NHTSA Item Number:
636096

Component Description: Electrical system:battery.

Service Bulletin Summary: Excessive electrical system current draw which could result in a discharged battery and a no crank condition. ( nhtsa item number - 636096 ).

Bulletin Date:
2005-11-01
Bulletin Number:
041601
NHTSA Item Number:
10018745

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling.

Service Bulletin Summary: Wds cop kit diagnostic tip - coil on plug (cop) ignition systems - engine misfire or rough running. ( nhtsa item number - 10018745 ).

Bulletin Date:
2007-07-01
Bulletin Number:
0707
NHTSA Item Number:
10023293

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Certain 2003 model year lincoln ls and ford thunderbird vehicles equipped with 3. 9l engine - extended warranty coverage on ignition coil assemblies and engine valve cover gaskets. Also have an owner's letter. ( nhtsa item number - 10023293 ).

Bulletin Date:
2008-03-01
Bulletin Number:
08-N-01
NHTSA Item Number:
10025342

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:exhaust system:emission control:crankcase (pcv).

Service Bulletin Summary: Certain 2003-2005 lincoln ls vehicles equipped with duratec 3. 0l 4v engine. Pcv hose assembly replacement. Csc was received. ( nhtsa item number - 10025342 ).

Bulletin Date:
2008-05-01
Bulletin Number:
CSP 07M07
NHTSA Item Number:
10026402

Component Description: (A) Electrical system:ignition., (B) Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Ford/lincoln mercury: certain 2003-2005 model year lincoln ls and ford thunderbird vehicles equipped with 3. 9l engine with extended warranty coverage on ignition coil assemblies and on 2003 my vehicles only , engine valve cover gaskets. ( nhtsa item number - 10026402 ).

Bulletin Date:
2012-08-01
Bulletin Number:
TSB-12-8-1
NHTSA Item Number:
10048099

Component Description: Electrical system:battery.

Service Bulletin Summary: Ford/lincoln/mercury: may have sludge buildup in throttle body leading to less airflow or engine idling rpm fluctuation and hard starts or battery disconnect or dead battery after keep alive memory (kam) clear. Models 2003-05 thunderbird ( nhtsa item number - 10048099 ).


Recall Data Provided by NHTSA

#
1
Make(s):
LINCOLN
Model(s):
LS
Year(s):
2003
Manufacturer:
FORD MOTOR COMPANY
NHTSA ID:
03V136000
Recall Date:
April 7th, 2003
Units Affected:
1,736

Affected Component: Wheels.

Summary: On certain passenger vehicles equipped with 17 inch chrome wheels, the chrome wheels were not heat-treated. These wheels may crack at the lug-nut holes, which could result in the loss of the lug-nut torque. .

Conequence: If this condition occurs, the driver may experience noise and/or vibration while driving the vehicle. Continued operation of the vehicle could result in the wheel separating from the hub, increasing the risk of a crash. .

Remedy: Dealers will inspect the wheels to make sure that all the wheels have been heat-treated. Any wheel that has not been heat-treated will be replaced. Owner notification began april 14, 2003. Owners who take their vehicles to an authorized dealer on an agreed upon service date and do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact lincoln at 1-800-521-4140. .

Notes: Ford recall no. 03s01. Customers can also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236). .

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