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The torque on the 100-6920 Direct Injection Fuel Nozzle Adapters may be out of specification.
Model Identification Number
9EP03871, 3969-3970, 3972-3973
DJN01044-01070, 1074-1076, 1081, 1087
No parts needed for this program
Remove valve covers, fuel lines and fuel nozzles. Tighten the 100-6920 Direct Injection Fuel Nozzle Adapters to 200 +/- 14 Nm (150 +/- 10 lb ft). Reassemble engine. For detailed instructions, refer to the procedure in the Disassembly and Assembly manual. Test engine for proper operation after reassembly.
U.S. and Canadian owners will receive the attached Owner Notification.
SERVICE CLAIM ALLOWANCES
Caterpillar Dealer Suggested Customer Suggested
Parts % Labor Hrs% Parts % Labor Hrs% Parts % Labor Hrs%
100% 100% 0% 0% 0% 0%
This is a 3.0-hour job
Handle the parts in accordance with your Warranty Bulletin on warranty parts handling.
MAKE EVERY EFFORT TO COMPLETE THIS PROGRAM AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.
COPY OF OWNER NOTIFICATION FOR U.S. AND CANADIAN OWNERS
3240 Arrow Drive
Anywhere, YZ 99999
PRIORITY - PRODUCT IMPROVEMENT PROGRAM FOR TIGHTENING THE DIRECT INJECTION FUEL NOZZLE ADAPTERS
MODELS INVOLVED - Certain 3408 and 3412 Engines
Dear Caterpillar Product Owner:
The torque on the Direct Injection Fuel Nozzle Adapters may be out of specification. The Direct Injection Fuel Nozzle Adapters need to be tightened to the correct torque on the products listed below. You will not be charged for the service performed.
Contact your local Caterpillar dealer immediately to schedule this service. The dealer will advise you of the time required to complete this service.
Please refer the dealer to their Service Letter dated 24Aug2006 when scheduling this service.
We regret the inconvenience this may cause you, but urge you to have this service performed as soon as possible to prevent unscheduled downtime.
Attached to 24Aug2006 Service Letter