TSB Archives - Brake & Front End
GM ‘Service ABS / TCS / Power Steering And Suspension’ Message

Owners may complain of odd messages, inoperative settings and blank cameras. Here’s what to look for.

2017 TSB Update: What Are The Top TSBs?

The free 30-minute webinar on July 20th, 2017, will discuss how technologies like stop/start, dual-clutch transmissions and other advanced systems impact repair shops. The webinar will also cover the top TSBs for vehicles that are out of warranty.

GM Tech Tip: Grease Or Sealant Visible On Electronic Power Steering Gear Is Not A Leak

On GM vehicles with electric power steering starting in 2009, you may see grease or sealant on certain locations of the steering gear. Vehicles with electric power steering systems do not have fluid inside of them.

Brake Runout TSBs on Pulsation: What do They Mean?

If you are combing through brake technical service bulletins (TSBs) on a repair information database, chances are you will come across a TSB discussing brake pedal pulsation (not warping). Most of the time, the TSB will outline new warranty procedures so the manufacturer can reimburse the dealership. Some recommend improved pads and rotors. Other TSBs

Ford: Shudder on Acceleration/Deceleration, Binding on Slow Turns

Models Ford: 1997­-2008 Expedition, Explorer; 2006­-’08 F-­150; 2007-­’08 Explorer Sport Trac Lincoln: 1998­-2008 Navigator; 2003-­’05 Aviator Mercury: 2005­-’08 Mountaineer Issue Various 1997-2008 vehicles equipped with either 4WD or AWD and equipped with control trac may exhibit a shudder on acceleration/deceleration, binding in slow speed turns or noise from the front driveline and/or transfer case. The shudder/binding will occur with

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