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2002 Ford Escape Question: What is TSB0245

 

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Jack Zimmerman, 3.0L V6, Cedar Vale, KS, June 09, 2010, 13:00
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charging system problem alternator replaced 3 times in last 9 months

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    June 09, 2010, 13:15
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    Technical service bulletin
    Electrical & Lights: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:BATTERY
    Service Bulletin Number: 245
    NHTSA Number: 636065
    Model Years Affected: 2001, 2002
    Date of Bulletin: 11/2002

    Bulletin Summary: INFORMATION REGARDING DISCHARGED BATTERY CHARGING SERVICE TIPS AND GUIDELINES.
    The TSB is from the dealer but I don't see anything that will solve your problem on it But next time put a new Napa alternator in it, Because some rebuilt alternators just aren't rebuilt properly just enough to make them saleable

    www.napaonline.com about $200 to $260

    http://www.napaonline.com/Search/MultiImagePopup.aspx?ImageIndex=0&A=NNE1N3153_0251804190&An=599001+102002+50028+2028090+11007+599999+109999+59999+2999999

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