here is the service bulletin on this issue
VIBRATION AT IDLE - VEHICLES BUILT ON
OR BEFORE 1/13/2010 FORD:
This article supersedes TSB 09-15-7 to update the Service Procedure and add a production fix date.
Some 2000-2010 Focus vehicles built on or before 1/13/2010 may exhibit an excessive engine vibration at idle, most noticeable when the transmission
is engaged in reverse. This condition may be caused by small stones, road debris, ice or snow packed/lodged in the rear engine roll restrictor. ACTION
Inspect the rear engine roll restrictor for debris and install service shield if necessary.
|1. ||Inspect the rear engine roll restrictor for debris. |
|2. ||Remove any debris from rear engine roll restrictor. |
|3. ||Remove the cross member-to-roll restrictor attachment bolt. |
|4. ||Install service shield. (Figure 1) |
|5. ||Install roll restrictor attachment bolt and torque to specification. |
|a. ||2000-2007 model year vehicles - 35 lb-ft. (47 N.m). |
|b. ||2008-2010 model year vehicles - 52 lb-ft. (70 N.m). |
WARRANTY STATUS: Eligible Under Provisions Of New Vehicle Limited Warranty Coverage IMPORTANT
: Warranty coverage limits/policies are not altered by a TSB. Warranty coverage limits are determined by the identified causal part. OPERATION DESCRIPTION TIME
100511A 2000-2010 Focus: Install 0.3 Hr.
Service Shield DEALER CODING CONDITION
BASIC PART NO. CODE