2012 FORD Explorer

These recalls apply to the make, model, and year of your car – and should be fixed as soon as possible.

6 Recalls for 2012 FORD Explorer

Recall Date Component Summary
2021-09-22 SUSPENSION:REAR

Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2011-2013 Explorer vehicles originally sold, or currently registered in Connecticut, Delaware, the District of Columbia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota,
Missouri, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia, and Wisconsin. These vehicles may be equipped with a cross-axis ball joint (CABJ) replacement part that could seize, and result in a fracture of the outboard section of the rear suspension toe link.

Remedy:

Dealer will inspect for the presence of a CABJ. If a CABJ of any design is found, the dealer will inspect the tightness of the CABJ, and replace the CABJ, knuckle, and/or toe link as necessary, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed November 1, 2021. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford’s number for this recall is 21S43.

2019-06-10 SUSPENSION:REAR

Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2011-2017 Explorer vehicles. The rear suspension toe links may fracture due to stress on the rear suspension.

Remedy:

Ford will notify owners, and dealers will replace the rear suspension toe links, and inspect both rear toe link ball joints, replacing the rear wheel knuckle(s), if necessary, free of charge. The recall began June 26, 2019. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford’s number for this recall is 19S17.

2017-08-28 SUSPENSION:REAR | WHEELS:HUB

Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain Wheel Hub Bearing assemblies, part number HB5Z-1104-C, incorrectly listed as being for installation on the rear axles of 2011-2017 Ford Explorer 4X2 vehicles. These bearings assemblies were manufactured without a self retention feature, possibly resulting in the separation of the wheel or wheel end.

Remedy:

Ford will notify the distributors of the hubs specifying that they are to only be used on drive axles. It is believed that none of the hubs were purchased from Ford dealers for the incorrect application. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332.

2015-03-24 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain model year 2011-2013 Explorer vehicles. In the affected vehicles, the interior door handle return spring may unseat, resulting in interior door handle that does not return to the fully stowed position after actuation.

Remedy:

Ford will notify owners, and dealers will inspect all four of the interior door handles and either repair or replace them, free of charge. The recall began on July 23, 2015. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford’s number for this recall is 15S11.

2014-05-29 STEERING:ELECTRIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM

Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain model year 2011-2013 Ford Explorer vehicles manufactured May 17, 2010, through February 28, 2012. The affected vehicles may experience an intermittent connection in the electric power steering gear, which can cause a loss of the motor position sensor signal resulting in a shut down of the power steering assist.

Remedy:

Ford will notify owners, and dealers will update the Power Steering Control Module (PSCM) software, free of charge. If a vehicle shows a history of a loss of motor position sensor signal when the vehicle is brought in for the recall remedy, its steering rack assembly will be replaced, free of charge. The recall began on July 23, 2014. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-800-392-3673. Ford’s number for this recall is 14S06.

2014-01-06 STEERING

Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain replacement steering gears installed on model year 2011-2012 Explorers as service parts in September 2013 and January 2014. The affected gears may lock, preventing the driver from being able to steer the vehicle.

Remedy:

Ford will notify owners and dealers will replace the suspect steering gears with new steering gears, free of charge. The recall began on January 29, 2014. Customers may contact Ford at 1-800-392-3673. Ford’s number for this recall is 13S14.

These are complaints about vehicles like yours and some can only be found here. Do they sound familiar?

16 Complaints sent to the Center for Auto Safety for 2012 FORD Explorer

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Date Component  
2018-06-26
2017-09-17
2017-08-26 doors & windows (non-power)
2017-08-24 exhaust/emission
2017-07-29
2017-07-27 exhaust/emission
2017-07-21
2017-06-27 exhaust/emission
2017-04-28
2016-09-21 body & frame
2016-09-09
2015-09-08 paint
2015-09-07 body & frame
2015-06-09 paint
2012-08-16 accessories (cd/tape, radio, navigation system, etc)
2012-01-07

508 Complaints submitted to NHTSA for 2012 FORD Explorer

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Date Component  
2021-05-12 STEERING
ODI Number: 11416339
2021-04-24 SUSPENSION | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11413698
2020-06-25 STEERING
ODI Number: 11330740
2021-04-15 STEERING
ODI Number: 11408184
2021-04-13 ENGINE | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11407848
2021-04-09 STEERING
ODI Number: 11407306
2021-04-09 STEERING
ODI Number: 11407306
2021-03-26 STEERING
ODI Number: 11404948
2021-02-19 AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11396920
2016-11-08 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE | STEERING
ODI Number: 10925105
2016-11-02 ENGINE | POWER TRAIN | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10923895
2016-11-04 ENGINE | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10924249
2016-10-25 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | EXTERIOR LIGHTING | STEERING
ODI Number: 10918768
2016-10-18 AIR BAGS | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10917215
2016-10-18 STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10916740
2016-10-27 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10919359
2016-10-10 ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | STEERING
ODI Number: 10915078
2016-09-26 ENGINE | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10909732
2016-09-22 STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10908625
2016-10-01 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10910923
2016-09-22 ENGINE | VISIBILITY
ODI Number: 10908785
2017-07-07 POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11003707
2017-07-15 ENGINE | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11005480
2017-06-26 ENGINE | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11001553
2017-06-19 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11000098
2017-06-15 ENGINE
ODI Number: 10995323
2017-06-12 ENGINE | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10994567
2017-06-12 ENGINE
ODI Number: 10994559
2017-06-08 STEERING
ODI Number: 10994054
2017-06-15 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10995441
2017-06-07 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10993680
2017-06-07 STEERING
ODI Number: 10993678
2017-06-16 SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 10995522
2017-05-09 SUSPENSION | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10984451
2017-04-05 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10970720
2017-04-17 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10978831
2017-03-22 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10967854
2017-03-21 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10967501
2017-03-21 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10967568
2017-03-28 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10968906
2017-08-04 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11012804
2017-08-06 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM | STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 11013130
2017-08-04 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11012742
2017-07-28 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | EXTERIOR LIGHTING | STEERING
ODI Number: 11011372
2017-07-28 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11011192
2017-08-02 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11012280
2017-07-28 STRUCTURE
ODI Number: 11011352
2017-08-02 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11012416
2017-08-01 AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11012014
2017-07-27 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11011151
2017-07-21 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11006711
2017-07-30 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11011572
2016-09-13 ENGINE | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10906152
2016-09-13 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10905982
2016-09-08 SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10904802
2016-09-12 ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | STEERING
ODI Number: 10905739
2016-08-26 ENGINE
ODI Number: 10899032
2016-09-05 AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10903630
2016-09-06 ENGINE
ODI Number: 10903789
2016-08-18 POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10896926
2016-08-17 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10896657
2016-08-16 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10896460
2016-08-10 ENGINE
ODI Number: 10894823
2017-03-07 STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10959471
2017-03-10 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10959954
2017-02-16 ENGINE
ODI Number: 10955182
2017-02-19 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10955541
2017-03-02 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10958308
2017-02-21 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE
ODI Number: 10956053
2017-02-20 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10955644
2017-02-20 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10955634
2017-02-06 ENGINE | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10949795
2017-02-13 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10954379
2017-02-13 AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10954378
2017-02-13 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10954166
2017-02-15 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10954624
2017-02-15 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10954910
2017-02-14 ENGINE | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10954436
2017-02-13 ENGINE
ODI Number: 10954260
2021-02-01 STEERING
ODI Number: 11391007
2021-01-10 STEERING
ODI Number: 11387364
2021-01-11 STEERING
ODI Number: 11387506
2021-01-05 SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 11386593
2021-01-02 POWER TRAIN | STEERING
ODI Number: 11386199
2020-12-28 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11385367
2020-11-27 STEERING
ODI Number: 11376678
2017-01-13 STEERING
ODI Number: 10944980
2017-01-02 POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10939129
2017-01-02 SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10939060
2016-12-06 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10930124
2016-12-04 AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10929779
2016-12-09 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10934168
2016-12-02 STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10929682
2016-11-28 STEERING
ODI Number: 10928405
2020-11-13 SEAT BELTS
ODI Number: 11374570
2020-09-29 STEERING
ODI Number: 11361898
2020-10-04 POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11362682
2020-09-01 STEERING
ODI Number: 11352662
2020-08-26 STEERING | TRACTION CONTROL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11351439
2020-08-04 ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | STEERING
ODI Number: 11343368
2020-07-09 STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 11338484
2020-07-21 STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 11340793
2020-07-21 STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 11340790
2020-07-14 STEERING
ODI Number: 11339340
2020-06-25 STEERING
ODI Number: 11330740
2020-07-01 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | STRUCTURE:BODY | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11331943
2020-07-06 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | STEERING
ODI Number: 11337627
2020-06-15 STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 11329017
2020-06-22 SEATS | STEERING | SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 11330007
2020-06-02 STEERING
ODI Number: 11327002
2020-05-19 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:TURBO/SUPERCHARGER
ODI Number: 11325149
2020-05-13 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11324350
2020-04-30 STEERING
ODI Number: 11322869
2020-05-06 STEERING
ODI Number: 11323479
2020-04-03 STEERING
ODI Number: 11320158
2020-03-11 SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 11317587
2020-03-06 ENGINE
ODI Number: 11316663
2020-02-22 STEERING
ODI Number: 11310718
2020-02-25 STEERING
ODI Number: 11311373
2020-02-07 ENGINE
ODI Number: 11307838
2020-02-14 SEAT BELTS | STEERING | SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 11309119
2020-02-08 SEAT BELTS | WHEELS
ODI Number: 11307882
2020-02-14 STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 11309198
2020-02-10 STEERING
ODI Number: 11308241
2020-01-23 ENGINE
ODI Number: 11301304
2020-01-13 STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 11298944
2020-01-06 STEERING
ODI Number: 11297330
2020-01-04 AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11297128
2020-01-11 AIR BAGS | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11298633
2019-12-30 STEERING
ODI Number: 11292201
2019-12-21 STEERING
ODI Number: 11290610
2019-12-22 ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | STEERING
ODI Number: 11290727
2019-12-12 STEERING
ODI Number: 11288758
2019-12-09 ENGINE
ODI Number: 11288014
2019-12-01 STEERING
ODI Number: 11283144
2019-11-20 ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | STEERING | SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 11281262
2019-11-12 SERVICE BRAKES | STEERING | WHEELS
ODI Number: 11279611
2019-11-11 ENGINE
ODI Number: 11279444
2019-11-04 STEERING
ODI Number: 11277939
2019-11-11 STEERING
ODI Number: 11279385
2019-11-04 STEERING
ODI Number: 11278061
2019-11-01 STEERING
ODI Number: 11277502
2019-10-21 STEERING
ODI Number: 11269884
2019-10-25 STEERING
ODI Number: 11271030
2019-10-23 STEERING
ODI Number: 11270498
2019-08-22 STEERING
ODI Number: 11245924
2019-08-21 STEERING
ODI Number: 11245536
2019-08-19 STEERING | SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 11244904
2019-08-09 STEERING
ODI Number: 11242724
2019-08-15 ENGINE
ODI Number: 11244154
2019-07-25 STEERING
ODI Number: 11234705
2019-08-01 ENGINE | POWER TRAIN | STEERING
ODI Number: 11241162
2019-08-02 STEERING
ODI Number: 11241285
2019-07-25 SEAT BELTS | STRUCTURE:BODY | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11234793
2019-07-23 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11234210
2019-07-23 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11234185
2019-07-15 AIR BAGS | SERVICE BRAKES | SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 11232141
2019-10-11 STEERING | SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 11267827
2019-10-09 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | STEERING
ODI Number: 11267378
2019-09-30 STEERING
ODI Number: 11259081
2019-09-11 ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | STEERING
ODI Number: 11254847
2019-09-05 STEERING
ODI Number: 11253484
2019-09-04 STEERING
ODI Number: 11253143
2019-05-21 POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11208914
2019-05-16 ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL
ODI Number: 11208145
2019-05-16 POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11207949
2019-05-13 SEAT BELTS | STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 11207185
2019-04-20 AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11202683
2019-04-01 STEERING
ODI Number: 11193228
2019-04-11 STEERING
ODI Number: 11195578
2019-04-11 ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | POWER TRAIN | STEERING
ODI Number: 11195568
2019-07-11 ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | POWER TRAIN | SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 11231174
2019-07-02 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11228990
2019-07-03 AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11229287
2019-07-12 STEERING
ODI Number: 11231235
2019-06-19 STEERING | SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 11221253
2019-07-01 POWER TRAIN | SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 11228697
2019-06-18 AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11220828
2019-06-14 STEERING
ODI Number: 11220037
2019-05-24 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11209759
2019-02-01 ENGINE
ODI Number: 11173547
2019-01-25 STEERING
ODI Number: 11172128
2019-02-04 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11174309
2019-01-29 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11172760
2019-01-13 STEERING
ODI Number: 11166702
2019-01-17 STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 11170513
2019-01-21 STEERING
ODI Number: 11171199
2018-12-26 STEERING
ODI Number: 11163523
2018-12-28 AIR BAGS | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | SEAT BELTS
ODI Number: 11163777
2018-12-18 STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 11162158
2018-12-19 STEERING
ODI Number: 11162602
2018-12-19 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | STEERING
ODI Number: 11162598
2018-10-07 STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 11138892
2018-09-29 ENGINE
ODI Number: 11132214
2018-08-30 STEERING
ODI Number: 11123392
2018-08-22 STEERING
ODI Number: 11121555
2018-08-21 ENGINE | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11121216
2018-06-08 SEAT BELTS
ODI Number: 11100489
2018-06-06 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11100124
2018-05-22 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11097285
2018-05-28 POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11098258
2018-05-26 AIR BAGS | VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11098067
2018-05-14 POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11093738
2018-05-12 POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11093488
2018-04-20 ENGINE
ODI Number: 11089077
2019-03-17 STEERING
ODI Number: 11187381
2019-03-12 STEERING
ODI Number: 11186283
2019-03-11 STEERING
ODI Number: 11185727
2019-03-11 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11185860
2019-02-23 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11182128
2019-02-25 STEERING
ODI Number: 11182284
2019-02-26 STEERING
ODI Number: 11182612
2019-03-01 STEERING
ODI Number: 11183525
2019-02-18 POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11180972
2019-02-14 ENGINE
ODI Number: 11180108
2019-02-09 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11175882
2018-03-30 STEERING | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11082146
2018-04-06 STEERING
ODI Number: 11083650
2018-04-09 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11084196
2018-04-06 STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 11083552
2018-02-21 STEERING
ODI Number: 11074049
2018-02-12 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11072360
2018-02-11 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11072160
2018-12-04 STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 11156014
2018-12-03 STEERING
ODI Number: 11155782
2018-12-07 STEERING
ODI Number: 11156793
2018-11-16 ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | STEERING
ODI Number: 11152055
2018-11-11 SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 11150782
2018-11-23 STEERING
ODI Number: 11153313
2018-11-08 STEERING
ODI Number: 11150170
2018-10-18 STEERING
ODI Number: 11141184
2018-10-26 AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11142820
2018-10-14 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11140260
2018-10-24 AIR BAGS | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | SEAT BELTS
ODI Number: 11142427
2018-08-01 AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11115165
2018-07-20 STRUCTURE:BODY | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11112762
2018-06-21 ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | STEERING
ODI Number: 11103030
2018-01-22 STEERING
ODI Number: 11064244
2018-01-23 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11064387
2018-01-26 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11065022
2018-01-22 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 11064179
2018-01-25 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11064837
2018-02-03 STEERING
ODI Number: 11066748
2018-02-04 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11066875
2018-01-29 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11065582
2018-01-08 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11061242
2018-01-09 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11061338
2018-01-13 STEERING
ODI Number: 11062606
2017-12-20 STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 11055776
2017-12-07 STEERING
ODI Number: 11052898
2017-12-05 STEERING
ODI Number: 11052656
2017-12-08 AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11053589
2017-12-08 STEERING
ODI Number: 11053402
2017-11-30 VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11051428
2017-11-29 STEERING
ODI Number: 11051246
2017-11-24 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | POWER TRAIN | STEERING
ODI Number: 11048224
2017-11-28 AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11050953
2017-11-01 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11041955
2017-10-31 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11041639
2017-10-21 SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 11035450
2017-10-23 POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11035808
2017-10-05 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11031905
2017-10-14 STEERING
ODI Number: 11033385
2017-10-13 POWER TRAIN | STEERING | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11033282
2017-09-17 ENGINE
ODI Number: 11023828
2017-09-18 ENGINE
ODI Number: 11024031
2017-08-16 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11015707
2017-08-29 ENGINE | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11020395
2017-08-23 ENGINE
ODI Number: 11019242
2017-08-16 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11015666
2016-08-01 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10891963
2016-07-28 STEERING
ODI Number: 10889344
2016-07-18 ENGINE
ODI Number: 10885475
2016-07-20 ENGINE | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10886107
2016-07-23 ENGINE
ODI Number: 10887987
2016-07-23 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | POWER TRAIN | SEAT BELTS
ODI Number: 10887931
2016-07-02 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10882309
2016-07-08 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10883707
2016-07-07 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10883326
2016-07-04 ENGINE | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10882401
2016-07-08 AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10883623
2016-07-06 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10882883
2016-07-07 ENGINE | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10883422
2016-07-06 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10882868
2016-07-05 ENGINE | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10882698
2016-07-11 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10883922
2016-07-11 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10884088
2016-06-29 AIR BAGS | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10881602
2016-06-26 STEERING
ODI Number: 10876667
2016-06-16 ENGINE
ODI Number: 10874536
2016-06-07 STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10872887
2016-05-23 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10870424
2016-05-24 STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10870538
2016-05-03 STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10862851
2016-05-09 POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10864017
2016-05-16 STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10865055
2016-05-05 AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10863288
2016-04-27 STEERING
ODI Number: 10861901
2016-04-02 STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10853055
2016-04-02 STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10853052
2016-04-10 SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10854667
2016-04-11 STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10854798
2016-03-24 STEERING
ODI Number: 10851416
2016-03-22 POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10850998
2016-03-30 STEERING
ODI Number: 10852366
2016-03-18 STRUCTURE:BODY:HOOD
ODI Number: 10850444
2016-02-08 SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10824877
2016-01-21 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10821444
2016-01-14 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER
ODI Number: 10820259
2016-01-07 STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10818740
2016-01-11 POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10819558
2016-01-07 SEAT BELTS | STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10818818
2016-01-05 STEERING
ODI Number: 10818216
2016-01-04 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER/PANEL | STEERING
ODI Number: 10817604
2015-12-12 ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL
ODI Number: 10809845
2015-11-26 STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10807101
2015-11-09 VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10789409
2015-11-13 POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10790132
2015-11-03 POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10787972
2015-11-05 POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10788746
2015-10-22 SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10785287
2015-10-18 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10783168
2015-10-06 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10780183
2015-09-25 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10776607
2015-09-28 ENGINE
ODI Number: 10778239
2015-09-25 ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL
ODI Number: 10776630
2015-10-01 ENGINE | POWER TRAIN | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10778941
2015-09-18 ENGINE
ODI Number: 10765028
2015-09-01 STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10760755
2015-09-10 ENGINE
ODI Number: 10762966
2015-09-08 STRUCTURE:BODY | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10762121
2015-08-27 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10759714
2015-08-21 POWER TRAIN | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10750232
2015-08-31 SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10760434
2015-08-15 STEERING | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10748883
2015-08-05 STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10746425
2015-07-30 ENGINE
ODI Number: 10744974
2015-08-06 STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10746681
2015-07-30 AIR BAGS | SEAT BELTS
ODI Number: 10745057
2015-07-28 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10744368
2015-07-24 ENGINE | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10743324
2015-07-15 STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10734380
2015-07-15 ENGINE
ODI Number: 10734325
2015-06-28 STEERING
ODI Number: 10730859
2015-06-28 STEERING
ODI Number: 10730858
2015-06-25 POWER TRAIN | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10730371
2015-07-01 SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10731626
2015-06-30 STEERING
ODI Number: 10731380
2015-06-29 STEERING
ODI Number: 10731049
2015-06-29 VISIBILITY
ODI Number: 10730879
2015-07-02 STEERING
ODI Number: 10731687
2015-06-14 STEERING
ODI Number: 10725173
2015-06-02 STEERING
ODI Number: 10722941
2015-05-30 STEERING
ODI Number: 10722436
2015-05-30 STEERING
ODI Number: 10722439
2015-05-27 STEERING
ODI Number: 10721807
2015-05-22 POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10720981
2015-05-07 STEERING
ODI Number: 10715146
2015-05-13 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10716231
2015-05-07 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10715124
2015-04-30 ENGINE | POWER TRAIN | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10713749
2015-04-08 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10704571
2015-04-01 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10703134
2015-04-02 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING | VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER/HVAC SYSTEM:HEATER CORE
ODI Number: 10703389
2015-01-19 VISIBILITY:GLASS, SIDE/REAR
ODI Number: 10676380
2015-01-09 STEERING
ODI Number: 10671469
2014-12-08 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10662697
2014-12-01 WHEELS
ODI Number: 10661374
2014-11-30 ENGINE | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10661311
2014-11-18 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10658792
2014-11-10 ENGINE | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10654067
2014-11-03 STRUCTURE | VISIBILITY
ODI Number: 10651997
2014-11-03 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
ODI Number: 10652113
2014-11-05 STEERING
ODI Number: 10652906
2014-10-18 STEERING
ODI Number: 10648610
2014-10-07 ENGINE | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10643166
2014-10-07 ENGINE | POWER TRAIN | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10643084
2014-09-29 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10639941
2014-10-06 STEERING
ODI Number: 10641834
2014-09-22 ENGINE
ODI Number: 10638196
2014-09-22 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10638186
2014-09-24 ENGINE
ODI Number: 10638639
2014-09-10 ENGINE | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10632058
2014-09-15 ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | SERVICE BRAKES | STEERING
ODI Number: 10633441
2014-08-26 STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10628525
2014-08-19 AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10626410
2014-08-12 VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10621906
2014-08-12 ENGINE | FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10621834
2014-08-04 SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10618871
2014-07-21 STEERING
ODI Number: 10615170
2014-07-28 STEERING
ODI Number: 10617014
2014-07-09 ENGINE
ODI Number: 10609349
2014-07-07 STRUCTURE | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10608551
2014-06-23 ENGINE
ODI Number: 10605241
2014-06-03 POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10595838
2014-05-27 STEERING
ODI Number: 10594372
2014-05-21 STEERING
ODI Number: 10592971
2014-05-24 STEERING
ODI Number: 10593895
2014-05-12 STEERING
ODI Number: 10587951
2014-05-07 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10587142
2014-05-13 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10588079
2014-05-05 STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10586653
2014-04-16 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | STEERING
ODI Number: 10583041
2014-04-19 ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | ENGINE | FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10583656
2014-04-18 STEERING
ODI Number: 10583438
2014-04-03 STEERING
ODI Number: 10577154
2014-03-12 ENGINE | FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10568909
2014-03-13 SEATS
ODI Number: 10569025
2014-03-14 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10569267
2014-03-10 ENGINE | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10568303
2014-03-05 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10567398
2014-03-06 STEERING
ODI Number: 10567671
2014-02-19 STEERING
ODI Number: 10564989
2014-01-22 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | STEERING | TRACTION CONTROL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10561076
2014-01-13 POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10559565
2013-12-24 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | SERVICE BRAKES | STEERING
ODI Number: 10557190
2014-01-02 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10558204
2013-12-10 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | STEERING
ODI Number: 10555479
2013-11-29 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | POWER TRAIN | STEERING
ODI Number: 10554105
2013-11-11 STEERING
ODI Number: 10551790
2013-10-22 STEERING
ODI Number: 10549007
2013-10-07 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY | SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10547072
2013-10-15 STEERING
ODI Number: 10547920
2013-09-17 VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10544097
2013-09-04 STEERING
ODI Number: 10541815
2013-08-27 STEERING
ODI Number: 10537473
2013-08-22 STEERING
ODI Number: 10536834
2013-08-28 ENGINE
ODI Number: 10537689
2013-08-28 STEERING
ODI Number: 10537819
2013-08-07 STEERING
ODI Number: 10534104
2013-07-25 POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10531808
2013-07-22 STEERING
ODI Number: 10526112
2013-07-26 STEERING
ODI Number: 10532043
2013-07-09 STEERING
ODI Number: 10524033
2013-06-21 STEERING
ODI Number: 10521056
2013-06-19 STEERING
ODI Number: 10520744
2013-06-21 POWER TRAIN | STEERING
ODI Number: 10521005
2013-06-10 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10516079
2013-05-22 STEERING
ODI Number: 10513080
2013-05-15 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10512277
2013-05-10 SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10511372
2013-04-29 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL
ODI Number: 10509852
2013-05-03 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING | STEERING
ODI Number: 10510570
2013-04-23 STEERING
ODI Number: 10509214
2013-04-15 STEERING
ODI Number: 10508256
2013-04-03 STEERING
ODI Number: 10507030
2013-04-16 STEERING
ODI Number: 10508352
2013-01-18 STEERING | STEERING:RACK AND PINION
ODI Number: 10493444
2013-01-06 STEERING
ODI Number: 10491602
2012-11-29 SERVICE BRAKES | STEERING
ODI Number: 10486486
2012-10-22 STEERING
ODI Number: 10481483
2012-09-20 STEERING
ODI Number: 10476606
2012-09-06 STEERING
ODI Number: 10474066
2012-09-04 STEERING
ODI Number: 10473771
2012-09-05 STEERING
ODI Number: 10473903
2012-08-31 STEERING
ODI Number: 10473181
2012-09-07 STEERING
ODI Number: 10474288
2012-09-18 ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | STEERING
ODI Number: 10475882
2012-09-10 STEERING
ODI Number: 10474586
2012-09-09 STEERING
ODI Number: 10474415
2012-08-22 STEERING
ODI Number: 10471838
2012-08-28 STEERING
ODI Number: 10472753
2012-08-21 POWER TRAIN | STEERING
ODI Number: 10471810
2012-08-20 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | POWER TRAIN | STEERING
ODI Number: 10471483
2012-08-14 STEERING
ODI Number: 10470610
2012-07-27 STEERING
ODI Number: 10468012
2012-07-31 VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10468438
2012-08-07 STEERING
ODI Number: 10469522
2012-07-26 ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | STEERING
ODI Number: 10467829
2012-08-09 STEERING
ODI Number: 10469937
2012-08-01 STEERING
ODI Number: 10468888
2012-07-26 ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | STEERING
ODI Number: 10467815
2012-07-30 STEERING
ODI Number: 10468209
2012-07-24 STEERING
ODI Number: 10467248
2012-07-27 STEERING
ODI Number: 10467913
2012-08-08 STEERING
ODI Number: 10469725
2012-08-05 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | STEERING
ODI Number: 10469261
2012-07-26 STEERING
ODI Number: 10467868
2012-07-17 STEERING
ODI Number: 10466299
2012-07-13 STEERING
ODI Number: 10465525
2012-07-10 STEERING
ODI Number: 10465051
2012-07-06 STEERING
ODI Number: 10464495
2012-07-20 ENGINE
ODI Number: 10466807
2012-07-18 STEERING
ODI Number: 10466468
2012-07-02 STEERING
ODI Number: 10463923
2012-06-29 STEERING
ODI Number: 10463593
2012-06-26 STEERING
ODI Number: 10463196
2012-06-13 ENGINE
ODI Number: 10461433
2012-05-14 ENGINE
ODI Number: 10458341
2012-04-20 STEERING
ODI Number: 10455846
2012-04-29 STEERING
ODI Number: 10456824
2012-04-03 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | STEERING
ODI Number: 10454017
2012-04-02 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10453815
2012-02-24 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10449242
2012-02-20 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY
ODI Number: 10448596
2012-02-08 SEAT BELTS
ODI Number: 10447103
2012-01-08 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC | STEERING
ODI Number: 10442868
2011-12-16 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10440202
2011-12-13 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10439743
2011-11-18 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)
ODI Number: 10436374
2011-11-19 EQUIPMENT | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10437069
2011-11-20 EQUIPMENT | VISIBILITY
ODI Number: 10437068
2011-10-25 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER/PANEL | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL | VISIBILITY:GLASS, SIDE/REAR
ODI Number: 10432703
2011-10-05 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10428832
2021-01-01 STEERING
ODI Number: 11386000
2017-03-07 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | POWER TRAIN | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10959200
2019-01-03 ENGINE | POWER TRAIN | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11165600
2017-08-10 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11014200
Is the government investigating the safety of your vehicle? Find out here.

5 Investigations for 2012 FORD Explorer

Date Opened Date Closed Component  
2016-07-01 2017-09-12 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM
2012-06-19 2014-06-12 STEERING:ELECTRIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM
2017-07-27 STRUCTURE:BODY
2017-07-27 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:MANIFOLD/HEADER/MUFFLER/TAIL PIPE
2016-07-01 2017-09-12 STRUCTURE:BODY
Manufacturers tell dealers about repairs for on your car. But they won’t tell you – unless you know to ask. Knowledge is power.

112 Service Alerts for 2012 FORD Explorer

Date Description
2022-02-18 020000 SUSPENSION

This program provides a no-cost, one-time repair (if needed) to the rear wheel knuckles for six (6) months from the Repair Order (RO) opening date for field service actions 21S32 or 21S43 provided that the RO opening date occurs on or befor

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2022-01-07 134000 VISIBILITY:SUN/MOON ROOF ASSEMBLY

Some 2011-2022 Explorer and 2020-2022 Aviator vehicles may experience an inoperative roof opening panel motor. If diagnostics lead to a motor replacement, visually inspect the original motor for signs of water intrusion. If found, determine

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2016-04-20 350000 EQUIPMENT

Touchscreen navigation system – arabic language – blank screen

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2016-04-20 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

Touchscreen navigation system – arabic language – blank screen

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2013-10-14 100000 POWER TRAIN

6F35 Transmission – Fluid leak at left side halfshaft seal – built on or before 10/14/2013

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2015-10-20 100000 POWER TRAIN

2.0 GTDI/2.3L – Front wheel drive – Bibration and/or grinding/banging/clicking noise

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2016-04-20 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some 2012-2016 vehicles equipped with a touchscreen navigation system and the language set to Arabic may exhibit a blank screen. This may be the result of the ribbon cables not being fully seated inside the front display interface module (F

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2020-07-13 160000 STRUCTURE

This article supersedes TSB 19-2026 to update the vehicle model years affected. Some 2000 and newer Ford/Lincoln/Mercury vehicles equipped with aluminum body panels may exhibit corrosion concerns appearing as bubbled and/or peeling paint wi

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2020-06-03 063140 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CATALYTIC CONVERTOR

These SKUs are Exhaust Manifolds with Catalytic Converters. The customer communication requested return of unsold inventory due to a loss of CARB certification. These SKUs can no longer be sold as they do not meet CARB standards, but part

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2020-09-25 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Some 2009-2020 Ford and Lincoln vehicles equipped with turbochargers may exhibit an oil leak from the turbocharger oil supply or return tubes, O-rings or 6.7L pedestal gasket. Although oil may collect on the turbocharger, it is very rare fo

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2020-06-03 063140 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CATALYTIC CONVERTOR

These SKUs are Exhaust Manifolds with Catalytic Converters. The customer communication requested return of unsold inventory due to a loss of CARB certification. These SKUs can no longer be sold as they do not meet CARB standards, but part

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2019-06-07 132000 VISIBILITY:GLASS, SIDE/REAR

Some 2011-2015 Explorer/Police Interceptor Utility vehicles may exhibit front window glass that jumps/chatters during up/down movement. This may be due to various conditions in the window motor including excessive drive gear backlash, bushi

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2019-06-07 133000 VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS

Some 2011-2015 Explorer/Police Interceptor Utility vehicles may exhibit front window glass that jumps/chatters during up/down movement. This may be due to various conditions in the window motor including excessive drive gear backlash, bushi

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2019-08-09 130000 VISIBILITY

Some 2010-2020 vehicles may exhibit distorted glass with a subtle orange peel pattern or streaking etched into the surface. This is caused by hydrofluoric acid which is used in some car wash solutions as a cleaning agent. Hydrofluoric acid

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2019-08-09 132000 VISIBILITY:GLASS, SIDE/REAR

Some 2010-2020 vehicles may exhibit distorted glass with a subtle orange peel pattern or streaking etched into the surface. This is caused by hydrofluoric acid which is used in some car wash solutions as a cleaning agent. Hydrofluoric acid

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2019-06-24 063000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

Customer Satisfaction Program 19N05: Certain 2011-2017 Model Year Explorer Vehicles – Carbon Monoxide Concern

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2019-02-18 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some 2011-2019 Explorer and 2013-2019 Police Interceptor Utility vehicles may exhibit a detached center console rear cup holder and/or the cover panel detached from the rear cup holder. Follow the Service Procedure steps to correct the cond

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2019-02-18 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Some 2011-2019 Explorer and 2013-2019 Police Interceptor Utility vehicles may exhibit a detached center console rear cup holder and/or the cover panel detached from the rear cup holder. Follow the Service Procedure steps to correct the cond

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2019-09-12 020000 SUSPENSION

This SKU is a Suspension Lateral Link. The customer communication requested return of unsold inventory to revise the design similar to the OEM supercession associated with 19V435. We have received no defects associated with the current de

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2019-04-26 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

SSM 47948 – 2010-2019 Various Vehicles – Turbocharged Engines – Oil Supply Filter Replacement When Replacing The Turbocharger Or The Turbocharger Oil Supply Tube For 2010-2019 vehicles equipped with turbocharged engines, when diagnosing an

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2019-08-07 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

For Ford and Lincoln vehicles that require positive or negative battery terminal replacement, it is not necessary to replace the complete battery cable harness (14300 and 14301) for this concern. Positive battery cable clamp BT4Z-14450-AA a

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2019-07-04 160000 STRUCTURE

Some 2011-2019 Explorer vehicles equipped with a factory keyless entry keypad may exhibit a loose driver side B-pillar front door upper moulding. This may be caused by a lack of adhesion of the front door upper moulding to the door. To reso

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2019-07-04 162300 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

Some 2011-2019 Explorer vehicles equipped with a factory keyless entry keypad may exhibit a loose driver side B-pillar front door upper moulding. This may be caused by a lack of adhesion of the front door upper moulding to the door. To reso

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2019-07-02 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some 2009-2017 Expedition/Navigator, 2009-2014 F-150/Mustang, 2008-2009 Sable, 2008-2019 Taurus/Flex/MKT, 2013-2019 Police Interceptor Sedan/Utility, and 2011-2019 Explorer vehicles may exhibit inoperative or intermittent HVAC blower motor

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2019-07-02 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

Some 2009-2017 Expedition/Navigator, 2009-2014 F-150/Mustang, 2008-2009 Sable, 2008-2019 Taurus/Flex/MKT, 2013-2019 Police Interceptor Sedan/Utility, and 2011-2019 Explorer vehicles may exhibit inoperative or intermittent HVAC blower motor

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2019-02-07 160000 STRUCTURE

Some 2000 and newer Ford, Lincoln and Mercury vehicles equipped with aluminum body panels may exhibit corrosion concerns appearing as bubbled and/or peeling paint with or without accompanying white dust. Panel replacement is recommended. Fo

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2019-02-18 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some 2011-2019 Explorer and 2013-2019 Police Interceptor Utility vehicles may exhibit a detached center console rear cup holder and/or the cover panel detached from the rear cup holder. Follow the Service Procedure steps to correct the cond

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2019-02-18 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Some 2011-2019 Explorer and 2013-2019 Police Interceptor Utility vehicles may exhibit a detached center console rear cup holder and/or the cover panel detached from the rear cup holder. Follow the Service Procedure steps to correct the cond

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2019-01-09 063000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

Certain 2011-2017 Model Year Explorer Vehicles – Carbon Monoxide Concerns

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2019-02-07 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some 2009-2017 Expedition/Navigator, 2009-2014 F-150/Mustang, 2008-2009 Sable, 2008-2019 Taurus/Flex/MKT, 2013-2019 Police Interceptor Sedan/Utility, and 2011-2019 Explorer vehicles may exhibit inoperative or intermittent HVAC blower motor

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2019-02-07 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

Some 2009-2017 Expedition/Navigator, 2009-2014 F-150/Mustang, 2008-2009 Sable, 2008-2019 Taurus/Flex/MKT, 2013-2019 Police Interceptor Sedan/Utility, and 2011-2019 Explorer vehicles may exhibit inoperative or intermittent HVAC blower motor

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2019-01-17 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some 2012-2019 Vehicles may require repairs to the Smartlink system. Smartlink is a Ford Licensed Accessory which has a warranty provided by the accessory manufacturer. Warranty replacement parts for Smartlink that are ordered through Ford

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2018-11-14 061120 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:TURBO/SUPERCHARGER

For 2010-2019 vehicles equipped with turbocharged engines, when diagnosing and/or replacing turbo related concerns, all steps within the Workshop Manual (WSM) procedure must be followed including replacement of all mandatory discarded parts

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2019-02-07 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Some 2009-2017 Expedition/Navigator, 2009-2014 F-150/Mustang, 2008-2009 Sable, 2008-2019 Taurus/Flex/MKT, 2013-2019 Police Interceptor Sedan/Utility, and 2011-2019 Explorer vehicles may exhibit inoperative or intermittent HVAC blower motor

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2019-02-07 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some 2009-2017 Expedition/Navigator, 2009-2014 F-150/Mustang, 2008-2009 Sable, 2008-2019 Taurus/Flex/MKT, 2013-2019 Police Interceptor Sedan/Utility, and 2011-2019 Explorer vehicles may exhibit inoperative or intermittent HVAC blower motor

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2019-02-07 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

Some 2009-2017 Expedition/Navigator, 2009-2014 F-150/Mustang, 2008-2009 Sable, 2008-2019 Taurus/Flex/MKT, 2013-2019 Police Interceptor Sedan/Utility, and 2011-2019 Explorer vehicles may exhibit inoperative or intermittent HVAC blower motor

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2019-02-07 160000 STRUCTURE

Some 2000 and newer Ford, Lincoln and Mercury vehicles equipped with aluminum body panels may exhibit corrosion concerns appearing as bubbled and/or peeling paint with or without accompanying white dust. Panel replacement is recommended. Fo

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2019-02-07 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some 2000 and newer Ford, Lincoln and Mercury vehicles equipped with aluminum body panels may exhibit corrosion concerns appearing as bubbled and/or peeling paint with or without accompanying white dust. Panel replacement is recommended. Fo

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2018-04-11 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Some 2007-2016 Edge/MKX/Flex/MKT/MKZ/MKS/Taurus/Police Interceptor Sedan/Explorer/Police Interceptor Utility vehicles equipped with AWD and built on or before 30-Jun-2016 may exhibit a propane or natural gas odor during idle or low speed dr

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2018-04-11 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some 2007-2016 Edge/MKX/Flex/MKT/MKZ/MKS/Taurus/Police Interceptor Sedan/Explorer/Police Interceptor Utility vehicles equipped with AWD and built on or before 30-Jun-2016 may exhibit a propane or natural gas odor during idle or low speed dr

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2018-03-30 350000 EQUIPMENT

Replacing the original equipment SYNC/Navigation system with either an aftermarket SYNC/Navigation kit or modifying original SYNC/Navigation parts to provide additional features is not recommended nor supported on any Ford, Mercury or Linco

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2018-01-10 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

The Accessory (Wireless) Keyless Entry Keypad can only be used with vehicles that are factory built with Remote Keyless Entry (RKE). The master code for the Accessory (Wireless) Keyless Entry Keypad can be retrieved from FMCDealer – Parts a

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2018-01-10 350000 EQUIPMENT

The Accessory (Wireless) Keyless Entry Keypad can only be used with vehicles that are factory built with Remote Keyless Entry (RKE). The master code for the Accessory (Wireless) Keyless Entry Keypad can be retrieved from FMCDealer – Parts a

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2018-01-10 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

The Accessory (Wireless) Keyless Entry Keypad can only be used with vehicles that are factory built with Remote Keyless Entry (RKE). The master code for the Accessory (Wireless) Keyless Entry Keypad can be retrieved from FMCDealer – Parts a

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2018-02-14 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

2010-2018 various vehicles equipped with SYNC or SYNC 3 may not function when attempting to find or use the Spotify app via AppLink. As of an update released on 1/15/2018 Spotify will no longer be supporting their AppLink integration. No re

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2017-11-02 103100 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)

Some vehicles may exhibit a no start condition with an illuminated malfunction indicator lamp (MIL) and a DTC P161A after PCM replacement. This may be due to the parameter reset procedure not being properly completed. To clear this DTC, use

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2017-11-02 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some vehicles may exhibit a no start condition with an illuminated malfunction indicator lamp (MIL) and a DTC P161A after PCM replacement. This may be due to the parameter reset procedure not being properly completed. To clear this DTC, use

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2017-10-26 063000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

Certain 2011-2017 Model Year Explorer Vehicles – Carbon Monoxide Concerns

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2017-10-12 063100 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL

Certain 2011-2017 Model Year Explorer Retail Vehicles – Carbon Monoxide Complaints

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2017-02-27 105000 POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE

SOME 2007-2016 EDGE/MKX/FLEX/MKT/MKZ/MKS/TAURUS/TAURUS POLICE/EXPLORER/EXPLORER POLICE EQUIPPED WITH ALL WHEEL DRIVE (AWD) AND BUILT ON OR BEFORE 30-JUN-2016 MAY EXHIBIT A TICKING AND/OR KNOCKING NOISE COMING FROM THE DRIVELINE AREA. TO IDE

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2017-02-27 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

SOME 2007-2016 EDGE/MKX/FLEX/MKT/MKZ/MKS/TAURUS/TAURUS POLICE/EXPLORER/EXPLORER POLICE EQUIPPED WITH ALL WHEEL DRIVE (AWD) AND BUILT ON OR BEFORE 30-JUN-2016 MAY EXHIBIT A TICKING AND/OR KNOCKING NOISE COMING FROM THE DRIVELINE AREA. TO IDE

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2015-07-01 133000 VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS

FORD: NO SERVICE ACTION IS RECOMMENDED FOR THIS CONDITION. PLEASE USE AT YOUR DISCRETION. VARIOUS 2010-2015 VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE A TURBULENCE NOISE, SIMILAR TO AN HELICOPTER NOISE, AT HIGHWAY SPEEDS WHEN THE REAR DOOR WINDOW(S) OR SUNROO

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2015-01-09 180000 VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL

FORD: CERTAIN 2013-2015 FORD FUSION AND TAURUS, 2011-2015 FORD EXPLORER, 2013-2014 FORD EDGE AND FLEX, 2013-2015 LINCOLN MKS, MKX, AND 2013-2014 LINCOLN MKT VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE PROBLEMS WITH THE CRUISE CONTROL SPEED THAT DOESN’T MATCH T

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2015-01-09 185000 VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:CRUISE CONTROL

FORD: CERTAIN 2013-2015 FORD FUSION AND TAURUS, 2011-2015 FORD EXPLORER, 2013-2014 FORD EDGE AND FLEX, 2013-2015 LINCOLN MKS, MKX, AND 2013-2014 LINCOLN MKT VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE PROBLEMS WITH THE CRUISE CONTROL SPEED THAT DOESN’T MATCH T

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2013-06-01 111000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY

FORD/LINCOLN: ON CERTAIN VEHICLES, THE INTELLIGENT ACCESS OR PUSH BUTTON START MAY HAVE AN INTERMITTENT IKT, SIMILAR SYMPTOMS AS DISCHARGED IKT BATTERY. MODELS 2012-2013 F-150, F SUPER DUTY, EXPEDITION, NAVIGATOR, FLEX, EDGE, EXPLORER, TA

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2013-06-01 350000 EQUIPMENT

FORD/LINCOLN: ON CERTAIN VEHICLES, THE INTELLIGENT ACCESS OR PUSH BUTTON START MAY HAVE AN INTERMITTENT IKT, SIMILAR SYMPTOMS AS DISCHARGED IKT BATTERY. MODELS 2012-2013 F-150, F SUPER DUTY, EXPEDITION, NAVIGATOR, FLEX, EDGE, EXPLORER, TA

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2013-05-01 063110 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CRANKCASE (PCV)

FORD: ON SOME VEHICLES, THE INTAKE AIR SYSTEM COMPONENTS MAY HAVE ENGINE OIL ACCUMULATION, IN LEFT HAND VALVE COVER BAFFLE MIGRATING THROUGH FRESH AIR INTAKE OF POSITIVE CRANKCASE VENTILATION (PCV) SYSTEM. MODELS 2011-2013 EDGE, EXPLORE

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2013-05-29 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

FORD: DUE TO BLOCKED VAPOR PURGE LINE PORT IN AIR CLEANER OUTLET PIPE ASSEMBLY, THE MIL WOULD ILLUMINATE, WITH DTC P144C. MODEL 2012 EXPLORER. *PE

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2016-09-21 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

The Powertrain Control/Emissions Diagnosis (PC/ED) manual has been revised for diagnosing electronic throttle bodies (ETBs). The ETC_ACT and ETC_DSD PIDs should not used to diagnose possible ETB concerns. The IDS has a limited refresh rate

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2016-09-21 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

The Powertrain Control/Emissions Diagnosis (PC/ED) manual has been revised for diagnosing electronic throttle bodies (ETBs). The ETC_ACT and ETC_DSD PIDs should not used to diagnose possible ETB concerns. The IDS has a limited refresh rate

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2016-09-21 061100 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE

The Powertrain Control/Emissions Diagnosis (PC/ED) manual has been revised for diagnosing electronic throttle bodies (ETBs). The ETC_ACT and ETC_DSD PIDs should not used to diagnose possible ETB concerns. The IDS has a limited refresh rate

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2016-09-21 061110 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:BELTS AND ASSOCIATED PULLEYS

The Powertrain Control/Emissions Diagnosis (PC/ED) manual has been revised for diagnosing electronic throttle bodies (ETBs). The ETC_ACT and ETC_DSD PIDs should not used to diagnose possible ETB concerns. The IDS has a limited refresh rate

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2016-09-21 061120 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:TURBO/SUPERCHARGER

The Powertrain Control/Emissions Diagnosis (PC/ED) manual has been revised for diagnosing electronic throttle bodies (ETBs). The ETC_ACT and ETC_DSD PIDs should not used to diagnose possible ETB concerns. The IDS has a limited refresh rate

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2016-09-21 061200 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:DIESEL

The Powertrain Control/Emissions Diagnosis (PC/ED) manual has been revised for diagnosing electronic throttle bodies (ETBs). The ETC_ACT and ETC_DSD PIDs should not used to diagnose possible ETB concerns. The IDS has a limited refresh rate

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2016-09-21 061320 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:OTHER FUEL TYPES:TURBO/SUPERCHARGER

The Powertrain Control/Emissions Diagnosis (PC/ED) manual has been revised for diagnosing electronic throttle bodies (ETBs). The ETC_ACT and ETC_DSD PIDs should not used to diagnose possible ETB concerns. The IDS has a limited refresh rate

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2016-09-21 062000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM

The Powertrain Control/Emissions Diagnosis (PC/ED) manual has been revised for diagnosing electronic throttle bodies (ETBs). The ETC_ACT and ETC_DSD PIDs should not used to diagnose possible ETB concerns. The IDS has a limited refresh rate

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2016-09-21 062100 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:RADIATOR ASSEMBLY

The Powertrain Control/Emissions Diagnosis (PC/ED) manual has been revised for diagnosing electronic throttle bodies (ETBs). The ETC_ACT and ETC_DSD PIDs should not used to diagnose possible ETB concerns. The IDS has a limited refresh rate

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2016-09-21 062200 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:FAN

The Powertrain Control/Emissions Diagnosis (PC/ED) manual has been revised for diagnosing electronic throttle bodies (ETBs). The ETC_ACT and ETC_DSD PIDs should not used to diagnose possible ETB concerns. The IDS has a limited refresh rate

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2016-09-21 062300 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:HOSES/LINES/PIPING/FITTINGS

The Powertrain Control/Emissions Diagnosis (PC/ED) manual has been revised for diagnosing electronic throttle bodies (ETBs). The ETC_ACT and ETC_DSD PIDs should not used to diagnose possible ETB concerns. The IDS has a limited refresh rate

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2016-09-21 063000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

The Powertrain Control/Emissions Diagnosis (PC/ED) manual has been revised for diagnosing electronic throttle bodies (ETBs). The ETC_ACT and ETC_DSD PIDs should not used to diagnose possible ETB concerns. The IDS has a limited refresh rate

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2016-09-21 063100 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL

The Powertrain Control/Emissions Diagnosis (PC/ED) manual has been revised for diagnosing electronic throttle bodies (ETBs). The ETC_ACT and ETC_DSD PIDs should not used to diagnose possible ETB concerns. The IDS has a limited refresh rate

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2016-09-21 063110 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CRANKCASE (PCV)

The Powertrain Control/Emissions Diagnosis (PC/ED) manual has been revised for diagnosing electronic throttle bodies (ETBs). The ETC_ACT and ETC_DSD PIDs should not used to diagnose possible ETB concerns. The IDS has a limited refresh rate

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2016-09-21 063130 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:GAS RECIRCULATION VALVE (EGR VALVE)

The Powertrain Control/Emissions Diagnosis (PC/ED) manual has been revised for diagnosing electronic throttle bodies (ETBs). The ETC_ACT and ETC_DSD PIDs should not used to diagnose possible ETB concerns. The IDS has a limited refresh rate

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2016-09-21 063140 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CATALYTIC CONVERTOR

The Powertrain Control/Emissions Diagnosis (PC/ED) manual has been revised for diagnosing electronic throttle bodies (ETBs). The ETC_ACT and ETC_DSD PIDs should not used to diagnose possible ETB concerns. The IDS has a limited refresh rate

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2016-09-21 063200 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:MANIFOLD/HEADER/MUFFLER/TAIL PIPE

The Powertrain Control/Emissions Diagnosis (PC/ED) manual has been revised for diagnosing electronic throttle bodies (ETBs). The ETC_ACT and ETC_DSD PIDs should not used to diagnose possible ETB concerns. The IDS has a limited refresh rate

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2016-09-21 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

The Powertrain Control/Emissions Diagnosis (PC/ED) manual has been revised for diagnosing electronic throttle bodies (ETBs). The ETC_ACT and ETC_DSD PIDs should not used to diagnose possible ETB concerns. The IDS has a limited refresh rate

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2016-09-30 150000 SEAT BELTS

Some vehicles may have a concern where the safety belt retractor webbing does not extract from the stowed position or exhibits excessive pressure on the occupant during use. This may be due to a normal condition which happens when the seatb

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2016-09-30 151300 SEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR

Some vehicles may have a concern where the safety belt retractor webbing does not extract from the stowed position or exhibits excessive pressure on the occupant during use. This may be due to a normal condition which happens when the seatb

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2016-10-17 030000 BRAKES (PWS)

SOME 2008-2017 FORD/MERCURY/LINCOLN VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH SYNC MAY GENERATE A VHR THAT IDENTIFIES A CONCERN WITH THE BRAKES AND SUSPENSION CATEGORY INDICATING SERVICE IS REQUIRED DUE TO A BRAKE SYSTEM WARNING LAMP BEING ILLUMINATED. IF THE

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2016-03-15 100000 POWER TRAIN

6F35 TRANSMISSION – FLUID LEAK AT LEFT SIDE HALFSHAFT SEAL BUILT ON OR BEFORE 10/14/2013 ISSUE Some 2009-2014 Escape, 2009-2011 Mariner, 2010-2014 Fusion, 2010-2011 Milan, 2012-2014 Edge/Explorer, and 2013-2014 Taurus/MKT/MKZ vehicles b

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2014-12-12 061120 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:TURBO/SUPERCHARGER

FORD EXPLORER 2012-2015, FORD TAURUS 2013-2015: SOME VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH 2.0L GASOLINE TURBOCHARGED DIRECT INJECTION ENGINES BUILT BEFORE 10/05/2014 MAY HAVE LACK OF POWER AND MALFUNCTION ILLUMINATED LAMP CODE DUE TO AMBIENT TEMPERATUR

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2012-03-01 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

FORD/MERCURY/LINCOLN: SOME VEHICLES EXHIBIT A COLD WEATHER PHENOMENON WHERE FLUID HAS EXPELLED OUT OF VENT ON REAR DRIVE UNITS (RDU) AND FLUID, ON OCCASION, WOULD BURP OUT. *PE

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2012-05-22 117000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER/PANEL

FORD: WARNING INDICATOR, FOR AIR BAGS, WITH DTC (DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES) B1212 AND/OR B1213, IS INTERMITTENTLT EXHIBITED. *PE

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2013-05-13 204000 WHEELS:HUB

FORD/LINCOLN: ON SOME VEHICLES, WHEN ACCELERATING FROM STOP OR SHIFTING BETWEEN DRIVE/REVERSE AND/OR REVERSE/DRIVE, A NOISE IS HEARD LIKE POP, TING, CLICK, COMING FROM FRONT WHEEL AREA. MODELS 2011-2013 TAURUS, EXPLORER, FLEX, MKS, MKT.

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2014-05-01 221600 SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:POWER ADJUST

LINCOLN/FORD: ON SOME VEHICLES AND TRUCKS, THERE IS A POPPING, SQUEALING, BINDING OR GRINDING NOISE COME FROM POWER SEATS WHEN MOVING BACKWARDS OR FORWARD. MODEL 2009-2015 F-150, TAURUS, FLEX, MKT, MKS, F-SUPER DUTY, EXPLORER. *PE

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2015-10-20 350000 EQUIPMENT

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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2013-09-09 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

LINCOLN/FORD: DUE TO DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTC) P0106, P0236, ENGINE ON SOME VEHICLES EXPERIENCE HESITATION, LOSS OF IDLE RPM, DIFFICULT IN STARTING, LACK OF POWER, RUNNING ROUGH AND CRANK NO START SITUATION. MODEL 2013-2014 TAURUS, E

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2013-06-15 350000 EQUIPMENT

FORD:LINCOLN: ON SOME VEHICLES, THERE ARE VARIOUS RELATED CONCERNS ABOUT THE SYNC FEATURES, SUCH AS SYNC FEATURES INOPERATIVE, LACK OF OR SLOW RESPONSE TO PHONE AND VOICE BUTTON OPERATION. MODELS 2012-2013 FOCUS, E-SERIES, EDGE, EXPEDITIO

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2013-06-15 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

FORD:LINCOLN: ON SOME VEHICLES, THERE ARE VARIOUS RELATED CONCERNS ABOUT THE SYNC FEATURES, SUCH AS SYNC FEATURES INOPERATIVE, LACK OF OR SLOW RESPONSE TO PHONE AND VOICE BUTTON OPERATION. MODELS 2012-2013 FOCUS, E-SERIES, EDGE, EXPEDITIO

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2013-06-15 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

FORD:LINCOLN: ON SOME VEHICLES, THERE ARE VARIOUS RELATED CONCERNS ABOUT THE SYNC FEATURES, SUCH AS SYNC FEATURES INOPERATIVE, LACK OF OR SLOW RESPONSE TO PHONE AND VOICE BUTTON OPERATION. MODELS 2012-2013 FOCUS, E-SERIES, EDGE, EXPEDITIO

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2013-06-12 132000 VISIBILITY:GLASS, SIDE/REAR

FORD: WHEN FRONT WINDOW GLASS, ON SOME VEHICLES, ARE BEING OPENING OR CLOSING, THERE IS A CHATTERING OR JUMPING MOVEMENT. MODELS 2011-2013 EXPLORER. *PE

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2016-07-12 220000 SEATS

SOME 2009-2010 F-150 AND 2011-2016 EXPLORER VEHICLES MAY HAVE A SEAT CUSHION COVER THAT APPEARS LOOSE NEAR THE FRONT OF THE SEAT. THIS MAY BE CAUSED BY THE SEAT CUSHION COVER J-RETAINER BECOMING DISENGAGED FROM THE SEAT CUSHION PAN FLANGE.

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2016-12-15 063000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

SUPERCEDES TSB 16-0165: SOME 2011-2015 EXPLORER VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT AN EXHAUST ODOR IN THE VEHICLE WITH THE AUXILIARY CLIMATE CONTROL SYSTEM ON. CUSTOMERS MAY INDICATE THE ODOR SMELLS LIKE SULFUR, OR THAT EXHAUST ODORS ARE ENTERING THE VEH

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2016-12-15 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

SUPERCEDES TSB 16-0165: SOME 2011-2015 EXPLORER VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT AN EXHAUST ODOR IN THE VEHICLE WITH THE AUXILIARY CLIMATE CONTROL SYSTEM ON. CUSTOMERS MAY INDICATE THE ODOR SMELLS LIKE SULFUR, OR THAT EXHAUST ODORS ARE ENTERING THE VEH

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2013-12-01 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

FORD: DUE TO EXCESSIVE LUBE LOSS FROM PTU, OR INTERNAL PTU FAILURE, SOME TRUCKS, WILL EXPERIENCE CONTAMINATION OR SLUDGING OF PTU LUBE, RESULTING IN AN INCREASED INTERNAL LUBE TEMPERATURE. MODEL 2011-2014 EXPLORER, TAURUS SHO.

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2013-01-14 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

FORD/LINCOLN: SEE DOCUMENT SEARCH BUTTON FOR OWNER LETTER. INFORMATION REGARDING EXTENDED WARRANTY FOR COVERING ACCESSORY PROTOCOL INTERFACE MODULE REGARDLESS OF MILEAGE. MODELS 2011-2013 EDGE, EXPLORER, MKX, FOCUS, ESCAPE, FLEX, FUSION

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2013-01-14 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

FORD/LINCOLN: SEE DOCUMENT SEARCH BUTTON FOR OWNER LETTER. INFORMATION REGARDING EXTENDED WARRANTY FOR COVERING ACCESSORY PROTOCOL INTERFACE MODULE REGARDLESS OF MILEAGE. MODELS 2011-2013 EDGE, EXPLORER, MKX, FOCUS, ESCAPE, FLEX, FUSION

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2014-09-19 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

FORD/LINCOLN: THE AMBIENT LIGHTING ON LINCOLN (MYLINCOLN TOUCH) VEHICLES WILL DEFAULT TO WHITE AND ON FORD (MYFORD TOUCH) VEHICLES WILL DEFAULT TO ICE BLUE AFTER THE IGNITION SWITCH CYCLE. *PE

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2014-09-19 120000 LIGHTING (PWS)

FORD/LINCOLN: THE AMBIENT LIGHTING ON LINCOLN (MYLINCOLN TOUCH) VEHICLES WILL DEFAULT TO WHITE AND ON FORD (MYFORD TOUCH) VEHICLES WILL DEFAULT TO ICE BLUE AFTER THE IGNITION SWITCH CYCLE. *PE

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2016-05-13 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

SIRI EYES FREE FUNCTIONAL ISSUES USING BLUETOOTH AND APPLE IOS 9.2 AND 9.2.1

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2016-10-17 030000 BRAKES (PWS)

SOME 2008-2017 FORD/MERCURY/LINCOLN VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH SYNC MAY GENERATE A VHR THAT IDENTIFIES A CONCERN WITH THE BRAKES AND SUSPENSION CATEGORY INDICATING SERVICE IS REQUIRED DUE TO A BRAKE SYSTEM WARNING LAMP BEING ILLUMINATED. IF THE

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2016-11-17 010000 STEERING

SOME 2010-2016 EPAS EQUIPPED VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT STEERING RELATED NOISES. THE WORKSHOP MANUAL (WSM) DIAGNOSTIC PROCEDURES HAVE BEEN UPDATED IN SECTION 211-02. WHEN DIAGNOSING AND REPAIRING EPAS STEERING NOISES USE THE UPDATED PROCEDURES.

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2014-05-30 036100 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE

FORD: IN THE INSTRUMENT PANEL CLUSTER (IPC) THERE IS A TERRAIN MANAGEMENT POP UP WARNING, WITHOUT DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) ACCOMPANYING IT, IN THE ANTI-LOCK BRAKE SYSTEM (ABS) MODULE OR TERRAIN CONTROL MODULE. MODEL 2011-2014 EXPLORE

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2014-05-30 046100 SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE

FORD: IN THE INSTRUMENT PANEL CLUSTER (IPC) THERE IS A TERRAIN MANAGEMENT POP UP WARNING, WITHOUT DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) ACCOMPANYING IT, IN THE ANTI-LOCK BRAKE SYSTEM (ABS) MODULE OR TERRAIN CONTROL MODULE. MODEL 2011-2014 EXPLORE

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2014-05-30 117000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER/PANEL

FORD: IN THE INSTRUMENT PANEL CLUSTER (IPC) THERE IS A TERRAIN MANAGEMENT POP UP WARNING, WITHOUT DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) ACCOMPANYING IT, IN THE ANTI-LOCK BRAKE SYSTEM (ABS) MODULE OR TERRAIN CONTROL MODULE. MODEL 2011-2014 EXPLORE

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2015-03-01 133000 VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS

FORD EXPLORER 2011-2015: BULLETIN INFORMATION REGARDING THE FRONT GLASS WINDOW CHATTERING UP/DOWN WHILE TRAVELING. THE FRONT WINDOW REGULATOR MOTOR NEEDS TO BE REPLACED. *LJ

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2013-01-14 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

FORD: SEE DOCUMENT SEARCH BUTTON FOR OWNER LETTER. A SOFTWARE UPGRADE IS AVAILABLE FOR CERTAIN VEHICLES. MODELS 2012-2013 EDGE, EXPLORER, MKX, FOCUS, ESCAPE, FLEX, FUSION, TAURUS, MKS, MKT, F-150. *PE UPDATED 5/10/13. *PE

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2014-01-01 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

FORD/LINCOLN: AN ACCUMULATION OF OIL, IN LEFT HAND VALVE COVER BAFFLE, MIGRATING THROUGH FRESH AIR INTAKE OF POSITIVE CRANKCASE VENTILATION (PCV) SYSTEM, MAY HAVE ENGINE OIL IN INTAKE AIR SYSTEM COMPONENTS. MODEL 2011-2013 EDGE, EXPLORER

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2014-01-20 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

FORD/LINCOLN: SOME VEHICLES WILL EXPERIENCE A LACK OF AIR CONDITIONING (AC) PERFORMANCE, WITH DUAL ENGINE COOLING FANS, WHILE STATIONARY OR MOVING AT SLOW SPEEDS, AND/OR OVERHEAT. MODEL 2011-2012 TAURUS, MKS, EXPLORER, FLEX, MKT. *P

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2014-07-22 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

FORD: THERE IS AN EXHAUST ODOR IN VEHICLES WHEN AUXILIARY CLIMATE CONTROL SYSTEM IS ON AND IT SMELLS LIKE SULFUR. MODEL 2011-15 EXPLORER. *PE

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2014-07-22 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

FORD: WHEN AUXILIARY CLIMATE CONTROL SYSTEM IS ON, AN EXHAUST ODOR, LIKE SULFUR, CAN BE SMELLED. MODEL 2011-15 EXPLORER. *PE

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2014-05-01 030000 BRAKES (PWS)

FORD/LINCOLN: DUE TO CORROSION BUILDUP BETWEEN BRAKE PAD AND ANCHOR BRACKET, VEHICLE EXPERIENCE A REAR BRAKE DRAG CONDITION AND NEED TO BE CHECKED FOR DEBRIS AND/OR CORROSION. MODEL 2011-2014 EXPLORER, FLEX, TAURUS, EDGE, MKX, MKT, MKS.

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