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2005 Ford F-150 CAR/TRUCK REPAIR PROCEDURES AND DIAGRAMS - WHAT Ford REPAIR SHOPS DON'T WANT YOU TO KNOW

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2005 Ford F-150 AUTOMOBILES

Anti-Lock Brakes -> F-150 & Mark LT (4WABS) -> System Service -> 2WD -> 4WD -> ABS Control Module -> Brake System Bleed -> Component Replacement -> Front -> Hydraulic Control Unit (HCU) -> Manual -> Pressure -> Rear -> Wheel Speed Sensor
Vehicle: 2005 Ford F-150 King Ranch 5.4 V8 GAS

Brake System Bleed

Manual
  • Connect suitable scan tool to DLC located under dash, and follow on screen procedure.
  • Clean all dirt from master cylinder reservoir cap area, remove cap and top up brake fluid.
  • Bleed brake system in order outlined on scan tool.
  • Attach a rubber hose to bleeder screw.
  • Have an assistant pump and hold pressure on brake pedal.
  • Loosen bleeder screw until a stream of brake fluid comes out.
  • While assistant maintains pressure on brake pedal, tighten bleeder screw.
  • Repeat until clear, bubble free fluid comes from bleeder screw.
  • Repeat procedure for remaining bleeder screws.
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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2005 Ford F-150 AUTOMOBILES

Ford Motor Co. Light Trucks, SUVs & Vans -> Fuel Shutoff Switch Location -> 2004-06 F150
Vehicle: 2005 Ford F-150 STX 4.2 V6 GAS

The inertia switch is located be...

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DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2005 Ford F-150 AUTOMOBILES

DRIVESHAFT, Replace -> Front -> One Piece Driveshaft -> Rear -> Three Piece Driveshaft -> Two Piece Driveshaft
Vehicle: 2005 Ford F-150 XLT 5.4 V8 GAS

Front

  • Raise and support the vehicle.
  • Index-mark front driveshaft to front axle flange and at transfer case flange.
  • Remove and discard bolts and U-joint retainers.
  • Remove and discard four flange bolts.
  • Compress and separate front driveshaft from front axle, then separate driveshaft from transfer case. Wrap electrical tape around the bearing cups to prevent them from falling off the U-joint spider.
  • Reverse procedure to install, noting the following:
    • Torque flange bolts to 30 ft. lbs.
    • Torque U-joint retainer bolts to 16 ft. lbs.

Rear

One Piece Driveshaft
  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • To maint...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2005 Ford F-150 AUTOMOBILES

Alternator, Replace
Vehicle: 2005 Ford F-150 STX 4.6 V8 GAS

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Remove air cleaner inlet and outlet tubes.
  • Rotate accessory drive belt tensioner clockwise, then position drive belt aside.
  • Release alternator harness locator from alternator bracket.
  • Remove alternator harness bracket mounting bolts, then bracket.
  • Loosen alternat...

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CABIN AIR FILTER LOCATIONS & REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2005 Ford F-150 AUTOMOBILES

Cabin Air Filter Service -> Ford Motor Co. -> 1997-2007 Expedition, F-150, Navigator, 2002 Blackwood & 2006-07 Mark LT
Vehicle: 2005 Ford F-150 XLT 4.2 V6 GAS

On these models, the cabin air filter is an option.

Under normal operating conditions the cabin air filter should be replaced every 15,000 miles. In dusty areas change the cabin air filter more often.

  • From under passenger side of the instrument panel behind the glove compartment, remove the cabin air filter cover to the bottom of the heater plenu...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 2005 Ford F-150 AUTOMOBILES

Ford Motor Co. Trucks -> Charge System Warning Indicator ->
Vehicle: 2005 Ford F-150 STX 4.6 V8 GAS

The charge system warning indicator lamps are used to warn of no alternator output. When ignition switch contacts are closed, current flows through charge indicator and pa...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2005 Ford F-150 AUTOMOBILES

Radiator, Replace
Vehicle: 2005 Ford F-150 XL 4.6 V8 GAS

  • Drain cooling system into a suitable container.
  • Remove front air deflector if required.
  • Remove fan blade and lefthand thread clutch using a suitable fan clutch holding tool and fan clutch wrench tool.
  • Disconnect transmission fluid coole...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2005 Ford F-150 AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 2005 Ford F-150 XLT 4.2 V6 GAS

  • Use drive belt tensioner pulley bolt to rotate drive belt tensioner counterclockwise and remove drive...

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COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 2005 Ford F-150 AUTOMOBILES

Component location diagrams for most 2005 Ford F-150 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Heat Shields Diagram for 2005 Ford F-150 XLT 4.2 V6 GASHeat Shields Diagram for 2005 Ford F-150 XLT 4.2 V6 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Heat Shield
  • Inlet Pipe Heat Shield
  • Muffler Heat Shield
  • Vehicle Underbody,Main Chassis Side Member,LH Side Diagram for 2005 Ford F-150 XL 4.2 V6 GASVehicle Underbody,Main Chassis Side Member,LH Side Diagram for 2005 Ford F-150 XL 4.2 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Fuel Pump
  • Rear Axle Speed Sensor
  • Evaporative Emission Canister Vent Valve
  • Fuel Tank Pressure Transducer Sensor
  • Connector C-411
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 2005 Ford F-150 AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 2005 Ford F-150 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    2005 Ford F-150 XLT 4.6 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram2005 Ford F-150 XLT 4.6 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Daytime Running Lamps Relay
  • Air Conditioning Clutch Relay
  • Airbag Sliding Contact
  • Counterclockwise Motor 4x4 Relay
  • Clockwise Motor 4x4 Relay
  • 2005 Ford F-150 XLT 4.2 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram2005 Ford F-150 XLT 4.2 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Fuel Injector #1
  • Fuel Injector #5
  • Fuel Injector #4
  • Fuel Injector #2
  • Fuel Injector #3
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 2005 Ford F-150 AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 2005 Ford F-150 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: WHITE FLAKES COMING FROM A/C VENTS - REVISED
    Vehicle: 2005 Ford F-150 STX 4.6 V8 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Heating, A/C, Ventilation, Defogger
  • Document: DRIVERS SIDE COWL PANEL POPPED-UP - REVISED
    Vehicle: 2005 Ford F-150 STX 4.6 V8 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Finishes, Body Structure, Frame, Bumpers
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 2005 Ford F-150 AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 2005 Ford F-150 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1970+.

    • Brake caliper mounting bolt torque
    • Brake drum runout, machining, & discard specs
    • Minimum brake lining thickness.
    • Brake rotor runout, parallelism, machining, discard, & finish specs

    A/C SYSTEM SPECIFICATIONS: Air conditioning refrigerant capacity and type as well as lubricant capacity for most 2005 Ford F-150 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+.

    • Refrigerant capacity & type, compressor oil viscosity, total system oil capacity & compressor clutch gap

    COOLING SYSTEM BLEED: Cooling system bleeder valve identification, bleeder type and bleed procedures for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1986+.

    PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE: Preventive maintenance recommendations and required services for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Includes severe and routine service schedules

    QUICK-LUBE and ILLUSTRATIONS: Fluid recommendations, capacities, drain plug torques, tire data, and severe service recommended preventive maintenance schedules. Information covers most 2005 Ford F-150 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Engine and chassis service images.

    • Automatic transmission/transaxles capacities, lubricant recommendations
    • Differential/final drive capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Final drive fill & drain plug torques
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Manual transmission/transaxle capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Engine oil capacities, API grade recommendations, SAE viscosity recommendations, drain plug torque
    • Severe service maintenance & interval recommendations
    • Tire sizes, wheel nut/bolt torque, pressures & rim sizes
    • Transfer case capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities

    TUNE-UP & DRIVEABILITY SPECIFICATIONS: Most tune-up specifications for most 2005 Ford F-150 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+

    • Airflow sensor electrical specifications
    • Tensioning specifications for systems with automatic tensioners
    • Barometric pressure sensor specs
    • Battery group number and cranking performance
    • Crankshaft & camshaft position sensor resistance
    • Engine compression pressures
    • Coolant temperature sensor specs
    • Computer advance.
    • Diesel fuel temperature sensor resistance.
    • Distributor advance specifications
    • Ignition pickup coil resistance
    • Exhaust gas recirculation temperature sensor resistance
    • Engine fastener torque values
    • Firing order diagrams
    • Fuel system pressures
    • Generator (alternator) specs
    • Intake air temperature sensor specs
    • Ignition coil specifications
    • Fuel injector resistance
    • Engine idle speeds
    • Knock sensor resistance
    • Manifold absolute pressure sensor specs
    • Mixture control solenoid resistance
    • Voltage regulator specs
    • Spark plug applications & gaps
    • Starter motor electrical specs.
    • Tensioning specifications for systems without automatic tensioners
    • Throttle body temperature sensor resistance
    • Ignition timing in degrees at rpm
    • Transmission oil temperature sensor resistance
    • Throttle position sensor specs
    • Vacuum sensor valve specs

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