(1968-69 F-100/250 and F-100 4x4)
(This article cancels and Supersedes TSB #100, Article 1507, dated October 18, 1968.)
Replace rear spring "U" bolt mounting plate which as been re-designed to reduce the clearance between the "U" bolts and the spring assembly. The location of the "U" bolts with the new mounting plate reduces the possibility of the bottom leaf being askew.
NOTE: The "U" bolts are to be torqued as follows:
- D0TZ-5796-A - All - 100-120 ft. lbs.
- D0TZ-5796-B - F-100 - 110-160 ft. lbs.
- D0TZ-5796-B - F-250 - 100-120 ft. lbs.
|D0TZ-5796-A||F-100 without Aux. spring & F-100 4x4||C||OK|
|D0TZ-5796-B||F-100 with Aux. spring & F-250||C||OK|
PRODUCTION CORRECTION: September, 1969
WARRANTY STATUS: Reimbursable within the provisions of the Warranty and Policy Manual
Time: One Side: 0.9 Hr. - Both Sides: 1.6 Hrs.
DLR. CODING: Basic Part No. 5796 - Problem Code No. 36