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Old 11-24-2012, 02:52 PM   #49
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Originally Posted by Some Guy From NY View Post
The number posted earlier in the thread (which is stamped on the bottom of the tray) is NOT the part number, it is a design/engineering number, which they apparently cannot use to track it down.
At least 2/3rds of the time the engineering part number and the service part number are the same. In cases where not there is a mapping of one to the other and worst case it's via a subassembly.

So your dealer is lazy. Just like Roy OBrien Ford was lazy when I called them. In fact the guy said "that doesn't even resemble a Ford part number" and was quite the... well, I am done with 9 Mile and Mack.
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