2016 FORD Escape

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

2 Recalls for 2016 FORD Escape

Recall Date Component Summary
June 10, 2022 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:GEAR POSITION INDICATION (PRNDL) | POWER TRAIN:SHIFT LINKAGE/CABLE/ROD

Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2013-2019 Escape, 2013-2018 C-Max, 2013-2016 Fusion, 2013-2021 Transit Connect, and 2015-2018 Edge vehicles. The bushing that attaches the shifter cable to the transmission may degrade or detach.

Remedy:

Dealers will replace the under hood shift bushing and add a protective cap over the shift cable bushing, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed June 27, 2022. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford’s number for this recall is 22S43.

June 26, 2017 AIR BAGS:KNEE BOLSTER

Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2016 Ford Escape vehicles. The driver’s knee airbag modules installed in these vehicles were produced without the inflator gas generant material, and, as a result, the air bags may not inflate properly in the event of a crash. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 208, “Occupant Crash Protection.”

Remedy:

Ford will notify owners, and dealers will replace driver’s knee air bag, free of charge. The recall began on August 8, 2017. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford’s number for this recall is 17C11.

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

3 Complaints sent to the Center for Auto Safety for 2016 FORD Escape

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Date Component  
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326 Complaints submitted to NHTSA for 2016 FORD Escape

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Date Component  
ENGINE | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11337120
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11337078
STEERING
ODI Number: 11414453
STEERING
ODI Number: 11414369
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11407186
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11407186
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11405932
SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 11407288
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11407266
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11405932
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11405148
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11405270
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11399902
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11400222
ENGINE | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11398969
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11399484
ENGINE | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11398969
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11397563
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE
ODI Number: 11390603
STEERING
ODI Number: 11396800
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11396272
STEERING
ODI Number: 11396048
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10924960
ENGINE | POWER TRAIN | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10920396
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10925078
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10923902
STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10923882
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10917588
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10917672
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10911003
WHEELS
ODI Number: 11006017
STEERING
ODI Number: 11002932
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10995789
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10991119
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10970446
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10971268
STEERING
ODI Number: 10970070
WHEELS
ODI Number: 10969809
STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10968231
SERVICE BRAKES | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11014104
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11011466
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE
ODI Number: 10907621
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | ENGINE
ODI Number: 10905598
ENGINE | STEERING
ODI Number: 10907535
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10907496
ENGINE | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10905683
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE
ODI Number: 10906791
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10898897
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
ODI Number: 10904404
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10896161
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10893830
ENGINE | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10894417
TIRES
ODI Number: 10958896
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10959004
STEERING
ODI Number: 10959540
STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10966032
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10957115
WHEELS
ODI Number: 10956697
VISIBILITY:SUN/MOON ROOF ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 10950141
STEERING
ODI Number: 10954210
WHEELS
ODI Number: 10949630
ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | TRACTION CONTROL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10946580
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11394705
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11389606
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11390397
AIR BAGS | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE
ODI Number: 11390603
STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 11386450
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11384168
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11377885
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11377808
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11377562
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11375779
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10940020
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10945577
AIR BAGS | SEAT BELTS
ODI Number: 10933702
STEERING
ODI Number: 10934054
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10926654
STRUCTURE:BODY:HATCHBACK/LIFTGATE
ODI Number: 10926723
ENGINE | FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 11373922
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11372673
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11372835
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11372970
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11365044
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11366515
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11366463
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11365306
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11363014
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11363310
STEERING
ODI Number: 11363622
STEERING:RACK AND PINION
ODI Number: 11361837
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11362163
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11363380
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11354895
STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 11360257
POWER TRAIN | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11352898
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11352170
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11351777
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11352693
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11350198
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11351102
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11342356
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11341929
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11340958
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11340430
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
ODI Number: 11338385
STEERING
ODI Number: 11339085
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11338345
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11337078
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11338045
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11338042
SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 11338009
ENGINE | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11337120
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11331576
ENGINE | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11327656
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11328012
STEERING
ODI Number: 11326763
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11323267
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11321985
AIR BAGS | ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11322319
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11322462
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11323343
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11322433
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11321695
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11320947
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11319145
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11319883
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11320276
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11317818
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11316320
SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 11318271
ENGINE | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11310836
STEERING
ODI Number: 11309710
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11309105
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11307919
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11307317
WHEELS
ODI Number: 11306242
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11306671
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11306499
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11300048
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11300724
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11300387
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11300094
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11299201
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11301159
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11298481
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11297960
STEERING
ODI Number: 11287573
SEATS
ODI Number: 11286654
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11287123
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11286462
STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 11288709
ENGINE | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11286745
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11287198
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11280889
STEERING
ODI Number: 11280644
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11281965
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11282685
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11280934
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11280915
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11280726
STRUCTURE:BODY | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11279125
ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | ENGINE
ODI Number: 11278001
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11278767
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11279859
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11279654
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11270608
AIR BAGS | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11277530
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11271757
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11252222
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11243351
STEERING
ODI Number: 11242325
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11235260
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11234531
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11240962
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11241280
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11233183
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11234220
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11234219
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11234214
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11231943
STEERING
ODI Number: 11267898
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11269066
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11265623
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11258516
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11258612
STEERING
ODI Number: 11256040
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11255543
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11255839
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11257877
ENGINE | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11254109
STEERING
ODI Number: 11209041
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11208718
ENGINE | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11204565
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11204546
ENGINE | POWER TRAIN | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11205262
ENGINE | POWER TRAIN | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11205261
ENGINE | POWER TRAIN | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11205259
ENGINE | POWER TRAIN | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11205255
STEERING
ODI Number: 11204504
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11203803
ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL
ODI Number: 11204707
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11202923
WHEELS
ODI Number: 11195994
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11196833
WHEELS | WHEELS:LUGS/NUTS/BOLTS
ODI Number: 11194649
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11194806
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11229783
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11229752
STEERING
ODI Number: 11231102
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11230763
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11231429
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11231426
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11228586
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | POWER TRAIN | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11219447
SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 11217453
WHEELS
ODI Number: 11216923
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11171925
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11170946
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11166489
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11165495
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11130584
STEERING
ODI Number: 11131762
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11131004
SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 11123779
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11122824
SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 11122774
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11099395
WHEELS
ODI Number: 11096791
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11094081
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11092756
UNKNOWN OR OTHER | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11088768
STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 11084815
SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 11088397
STEERING
ODI Number: 11089113
STEERING
ODI Number: 11090132
STEERING
ODI Number: 11090131
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11189676
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11184464
AIR BAGS | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE
ODI Number: 11184289
ENGINE | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11185678
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11184739
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11183906
ENGINE | FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 11181564
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11175039
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11175941
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11175722
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11082538
STEERING
ODI Number: 11079007
STRUCTURE | VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD
ODI Number: 11081045
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11076817
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11073031
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11073335
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11073396
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11154196
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11156491
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11150798
VISIBILITY:SUN/MOON ROOF ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 11141110
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11142755
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11115177
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11115632
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11119537
POWER TRAIN | SERVICE BRAKES | WHEELS
ODI Number: 11115601
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11112553
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11112551
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11112550
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11112549
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11112548
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11112547
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11112545
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11112544
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11112542
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11112540
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11112539
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11112537
STEERING
ODI Number: 11112956
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11112333
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11113061
WHEELS:LUGS/NUTS/BOLTS
ODI Number: 11110906
SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 11109939
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11105108
ENGINE | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11104288
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11065581
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | POWER TRAIN | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11061060
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11061025
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | ENGINE
ODI Number: 11063027
STEERING
ODI Number: 11057687
STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 11058533
ENGINE | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11053461
AIR BAGS | SEAT BELTS
ODI Number: 11054725
STEERING
ODI Number: 11054709
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11042640
STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 11034252
STEERING
ODI Number: 11032043
STEERING
ODI Number: 11033530
ENGINE | POWER TRAIN | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11021038
ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM | STEERING
ODI Number: 11020159
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11018644
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11015721
ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL
ODI Number: 10889238
POWER TRAIN | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10892299
STEERING
ODI Number: 10885785
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10885766
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10886275
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10885194
STEERING
ODI Number: 10888128
STEERING
ODI Number: 10885168
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10881719
EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 10882746
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10875283
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10875721
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10876024
POWER TRAIN | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10874926
SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 10874589
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10870702
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10872083
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10865277
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10862552
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10852761
AIR BAGS | SEAT BELTS | SEATS
ODI Number: 10851954
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10840053
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | STRUCTURE | VISIBILITY | VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER/HVAC SYSTEM:HEATER CORE | VISIBILITY:GLASS, SIDE/REAR
ODI Number: 10838238
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10779154
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11150800
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10911300
STEERING
ODI Number: 11231400
ENGINE | SERVICE BRAKES | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10933700
Is the government investigating the safety of your vehicle? Find out here.

0 Investigations for 2016 FORD Escape

Date Opened Date Closed Component  
Manufacturers tell dealers about repairs for on your car. But they won’t tell you – unless you know to ask. Knowledge is power.

250 Service Alerts for 2016 FORD Escape

Date Description
May 24, 2022 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some 2013-2023 Ford or Lincoln vehicles with modems activated through FordPass or LincolnWay may experience 12 volt battery drain symptoms when the customer uses non-Ford/Lincoln phone applications as an alternate channel to access vehicle

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

April 26, 2022 100000 POWER TRAIN

Some 2013-2016 Fusion, 2013-2018 C-MAX, 2014-2019 Escape, 2014-2021 Transit Connect, and 2015-2018 Edge vehicles may indicate an incorrect shifter lever position. This may be due to the bushing at the transmission end of the shifter lever c

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

March 21, 2022 220000 SEATS

This article supersedes TSB 21-2236 to update the models and year affected. Some 2013-2018 C-Max, 2013-2020 Fusion/MKZ, 2013-2022 Escape, 2015-2018 Focus, 2015-2019 MKC, 2015-2022 Edge/F150/Mustang, 2016-2018 MKX, 2016-2019 Explorer, 2017-2

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

March 21, 2022 350000 EQUIPMENT

This article supersedes TSB 21-2236 to update the models and year affected. Some 2013-2018 C-Max, 2013-2020 Fusion/MKZ, 2013-2022 Escape, 2015-2018 Focus, 2015-2019 MKC, 2015-2022 Edge/F150/Mustang, 2016-2018 MKX, 2016-2019 Explorer, 2017-2

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March 21, 2022 354000 EQUIPMENT:MECHANICAL

This article supersedes TSB 21-2236 to update the models and year affected. Some 2013-2018 C-Max, 2013-2020 Fusion/MKZ, 2013-2022 Escape, 2015-2018 Focus, 2015-2019 MKC, 2015-2022 Edge/F150/Mustang, 2016-2018 MKX, 2016-2019 Explorer, 2017-2

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December 23, 2021 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

Some 2016-2021 Ford and Lincoln vehicles equipped with SYNC 3 may exhibit a condition where the navigation voice prompts are inoperative after a SYNC map update. This may be due to an incomplete installation of the SYNC map software. If pos

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December 23, 2021 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

Some 2016-2021 Ford and Lincoln vehicles equipped with SYNC 3 may exhibit a condition where the navigation voice prompts are inoperative after a SYNC map update. This may be due to an incomplete installation of the SYNC map software. If pos

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April 20, 2016 350000 EQUIPMENT

Touchscreen navigation system – arabic language – blank screen

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April 20, 2016 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

Touchscreen navigation system – arabic language – blank screen

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March 17, 2016 070000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

2.0L Ecoboost – Fuel odor

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March 17, 2016 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

2.0L Ecoboost – Fuel odor

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January 22, 2016 130000 VISIBILITY

Wind or whistle noise from exterior mirror(s) at highway speed – buklt on or before 01/22/2016

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January 22, 2016 135000 VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES

Wind or whistle noise from exterior mirror(s) at highway speed – buklt on or before 01/22/2016

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March 1, 2016 010000 STEERING

Online automotive service information system for March 2016

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March 1, 2016 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Online automotive service information system for March 2016

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March 1, 2016 130000 VISIBILITY

Online automotive service information system for March 2016

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March 1, 2016 160000 STRUCTURE

Online automotive service information system for March 2016

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March 1, 2016 350000 EQUIPMENT

Online automotive service information system for March 2016

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October 1, 2015 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Demonstration /Delivery Hold – Application Performance Upgrade 15B30 Certain 2016 Model Year Escape, MKC, Expedition, and Navigator Vehicles Sync 3 softwasre Updates

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October 1, 2015 350000 EQUIPMENT

Demonstration /Delivery Hold – Application Performance Upgrade 15B30 Certain 2016 Model Year Escape, MKC, Expedition, and Navigator Vehicles Sync 3 softwasre Updates

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October 28, 2015 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Demonstration/Delivery Hold – Application Performance Upgrade 15A03 Certain 2016 Model Year Escape, MKC, Exkpedit;ion, and Navigator Vehicles Sync 3 Software Updates

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October 28, 2015 350000 EQUIPMENT

Demonstration/Delivery Hold – Application Performance Upgrade 15A03 Certain 2016 Model Year Escape, MKC, Exkpedit;ion, and Navigator Vehicles Sync 3 Software Updates

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February 5, 2016 100000 POWER TRAIN

49 CFR Part 579.5 Monthly Communications – January 2016

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February 5, 2016 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

49 CFR Part 579.5 Monthly Communications – January 2016

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February 5, 2016 140000 AIR BAGS

49 CFR Part 579.5 Monthly Communications – January 2016

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February 5, 2016 160000 STRUCTURE

49 CFR Part 579.5 Monthly Communications – January 2016

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February 5, 2016 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

49 CFR Part 579.5 Monthly Communications – January 2016

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February 5, 2016 074000 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM (PWS)

49 CFR Part 579.5 Monthly Communications – January 2016

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April 1, 2016 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Online automotive service information system for April 2016-AM/FM/CD or sync with a 4.2 inch screen may exhibit a blank screen and no a;udio after a crank event.

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April 1, 2016 350000 EQUIPMENT

Online automotive service information system for April 2016-AM/FM/CD or sync with a 4.2 inch screen may exhibit a blank screen and no a;udio after a crank event.

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February 5, 2016 100000 POWER TRAIN

49 CFR Part 579.5 Monthly Communications – March 2016 Air bag warning light illuminated with diagnostic trouble code (DTC) B141B and/or B141C

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February 5, 2016 140000 AIR BAGS

49 CFR Part 579.5 Monthly Communications – March 2016 Air bag warning light illuminated with diagnostic trouble code (DTC) B141B and/or B141C

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February 5, 2016 160000 STRUCTURE

49 CFR Part 579.5 Monthly Communications – March 2016 Air bag warning light illuminated with diagnostic trouble code (DTC) B141B and/or B141C

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February 5, 2016 350000 EQUIPMENT

49 CFR Part 579.5 Monthly Communications – March 2016 Air bag warning light illuminated with diagnostic trouble code (DTC) B141B and/or B141C

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February 5, 2016 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

49 CFR Part 579.5 Monthly Communications – March 2016 Air bag warning light illuminated with diagnostic trouble code (DTC) B141B and/or B141C

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February 5, 2016 074000 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM (PWS)

49 CFR Part 579.5 Monthly Communications – March 2016 Air bag warning light illuminated with diagnostic trouble code (DTC) B141B and/or B141C

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August 16, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some 2016-2021 Ford or Lincoln vehicles equipped with SYNC 3 or SYNC 4 may exhibit a blank screen or other various SYNC symptoms only when the vehicle is in transport mode. This is considered normal due to the power saving features enabled

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August 25, 2021 031110 SERVICE BRAKES, ELECTRIC:SOFTWARE/PROGRAMMING

Some 2013-2021 Ford and Lincoln vehicles may exhibit noise when the brakes are applied. When diagnosing and repairing brake noise conditions, use the Workshop Manual (WSM) and the appropriate pinpoint test in section 206-00. The brake rotor

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August 27, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some 2015-2021 Ford and Lincoln vehicles may exhibit an illuminated MIL with diagnostic trouble codes (DTC) P0011, P0012, P0014, P0015, P0016, P0017, P0018, P0019, P0021, P0022, P0024 and/or P0025. This may be due to small debris causing th

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July 22, 2021 220000 SEATS

Some 2013-2018 C-Max, 2013-2020 Fusion/MKZ, 2013-2021 Escape, 2015-2018 Focus, 2015-2019 MKC, 2015-2021 Edge/F150/Mustang, 2016-2018 MKX, 2016-2019 Explorer, 2017-2021 F-Super Duty, 2018-2021 EcoSport/Expedition, 2019-2021 Ranger/Nautilus,

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June 2, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some 2016 MKS, 2016-2017 Navigator, 2016-2018 F-150/Focus/C-MAX/Edge/Fiesta/MKX/Transit Connect/Mustang, 2017-2018 Continental/Fusion/MKZ, 2017-2019 Explorer, 2016-2019 Escape/MKC/Flex/MKT/Taurus/Transit/Expedition/F-Super Duty, and 2018-20

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May 24, 2021 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

Some 2015-2021 Ford and Lincoln vehicles may exhibit an illuminated MIL with diagnostic trouble codes (DTC) P0011, P0012, P0014, P0015, P0016, P0017, P0018, P0019, P0021, P0022, P0024 and/or P0025. This may be due to small debris causing th

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May 18, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some 2013-2016 Fusion, 2013-2018 C-MAX, 2014-2019 Escape, 2014-2021 Transit Connect, and 2015-2018 Edge vehicles may indicate an incorrect shifter lever position. This may be due to the bushing at the transmission end of the shifter lever c

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May 18, 2021 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Some 2013-2016 Fusion, 2013-2018 C-MAX, 2014-2019 Escape, 2014-2021 Transit Connect, and 2015-2018 Edge vehicles may indicate an incorrect shifter lever position. This may be due to the bushing at the transmission end of the shifter lever c

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May 24, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Some 2015-2021 Ford and Lincoln vehicles may exhibit an illuminated MIL with diagnostic trouble codes (DTC) P0011, P0012, P0014, P0015, P0016, P0017, P0018, P0019, P0021, P0022, P0024 and/or P0025. This may be due to small debris causing th

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May 18, 2021 100000 POWER TRAIN

Some 2013-2016 Fusion, 2013-2018 C-MAX, 2014-2019 Escape, 2014-2021 Transit Connect, and 2015-2018 Edge vehicles may indicate an incorrect shifter lever position. This may be due to the bushing at the transmission end of the shifter lever c

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March 10, 2021 100000 POWER TRAIN

Some 2013-2016 Fusion, 2013-2018 C-MAX, 2013-2019 Escape, 2014-2021 Transit Connect, and 2015-2018 Edge vehicles may indicate an incorrect shifter lever position. This may be due to the bushing at the transmission end of the shifter lever c

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April 5, 2016 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

In some of the affected vehicles, the front control/display interface module (FCDIM) may have been unintentionally programmed for the European market instead of the North American market

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August 6, 2020 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

Some 2016 MKS, 2016-2017 Navigator, 2016-2018 F150/Focus/CMAX/Edge/Fiesta/MKX/ Transit Connect/Mustang, 2017-2018 Continental/Fusion/MKZ, 2017-2019 Explorer, 2016-2019 Escape/MKC/Flex/MKT/Taurus/Transit/Expedition/F-Super Duty, and 2018-201

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September 25, 2020 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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June 17, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some 2016-2020 Ford and Lincoln vehicles equipped with a SYNC 3 Touchscreen may experience the volume control unresponsive from the Front Control Interface Module (FCIM) and steering volume controls when using Apple Car Play. When the Apple

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June 17, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some 2016-2020 Ford and Lincoln vehicles equipped with a SYNC 3 Touchscreen may experience the volume control unresponsive from the Front Control Interface Module (FCIM) and steering volume controls when using Apple Car Play. When the Apple

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May 18, 2020 161100 STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS:UNDERBODY SHIELDS

Some 2013-2018 C-Max, 2013-2020 Escape/Fusion/MKZ, 2015-2018 Focus,2015-2019 MKC, 2015-2020 Edge/F150/Mustang, 2016-2018 MKX, 2016-2019 Explorer, 2017-2020 F-Super Duty, 2018-2020 EcoSport/Expedition, 2019-2020 Ranger/Nautilus vehicles may

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May 18, 2020 220000 SEATS

Some 2013-2018 C-Max, 2013-2020 Escape/Fusion/MKZ, 2015-2018 Focus,2015-2019 MKC, 2015-2020 Edge/F150/Mustang, 2016-2018 MKX, 2016-2019 Explorer, 2017-2020 F-Super Duty, 2018-2020 EcoSport/Expedition, 2019-2020 Ranger/Nautilus vehicles may

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April 3, 2020 100000 POWER TRAIN

2016-2019 Escape vehicles equipped with the 1.6L EcoBoost or 1.5L EcoBoost engines may have missing or damaged dowel alignment pins between the engine and transaxle. When either a new long block or new short block is installed in the vehicl

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November 21, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some 2016-2019 vehicles equipped with SYNC 3 may experience a map displayed on the left half of the SYNC screen with no other information/soft buttons present after updating to the latest version of V3.0 software. This issue occurs when the

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December 20, 2019 100000 POWER TRAIN

Some 2015-2020 Ford and Lincoln vehicles may exhibit an illuminated MIL with diagnostic trouble codes (DTCs) P0011, P0012, P0014, P0015, P0016, P0017, P0018, P0019, P0021, P0022, P0024 and/or P0025. This may be due to small debris causing t

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March 9, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

SSM 48619 – Various Vehicles – Perimeter Alarm Armed And Original Vehicle Keys Cannot Be Accessed to Enter Vehicle – CAN Protection Strategy Some 2013-2016 Model Year Vehicles may exhibit a concern in which the Perimeter Alarm is active

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March 9, 2020 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

SSM 48619 – Various Vehicles – Perimeter Alarm Armed And Original Vehicle Keys Cannot Be Accessed to Enter Vehicle – CAN Protection Strategy Some 2013-2016 Model Year Vehicles may exhibit a concern in which the Perimeter Alarm is active

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June 13, 2019 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Some 2015-2018 Edge and 2015-2019 Fusion/MKZ/Escape/MKC vehicles equipped with a 2.0L EcoBoost engine may exhibit a low coolant level, white exhaust smoke and/or a runs rough condition with or without an illuminated malfunction indicator la

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August 9, 2019 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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August 9, 2019 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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September 23, 2019 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Some 2013-2016 Escape vehicles equipped with a 1.6L EcoBoost engine may exhibit a lack of cooling caused by the A/C inlet line breaking at the compressor. This may be due to the oil cooler coolant lines exerting excess pressure on the A/C i

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September 23, 2019 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

Some 2013-2016 Escape vehicles equipped with a 1.6L EcoBoost engine may exhibit a lack of cooling caused by the A/C inlet line breaking at the compressor. This may be due to the oil cooler coolant lines exerting excess pressure on the A/C i

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February 5, 2019 100000 POWER TRAIN

Some all-wheel drive (AWD) 2013-2018 Escape vehicles equipped with 1.5L/1.6L/2.0L EcoBoost/Fusion vehicles equipped with 2.0L/2.7L EcoBoost/MKZ vehicles equipped with 2.0L EcoBoost, 2017-18 MKZ vehicles equipped with 3.0L EcoBoost, 2015-201

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February 5, 2019 106220 POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY:AXLE SHAFT:SEAL

Some all-wheel drive (AWD) 2013-2018 Escape vehicles equipped with 1.5L/1.6L/2.0L EcoBoost/Fusion vehicles equipped with 2.0L/2.7L EcoBoost/MKZ vehicles equipped with 2.0L EcoBoost, 2017-18 MKZ vehicles equipped with 3.0L EcoBoost, 2015-201

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April 26, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some 2013-2019 vehicles equipped with a EVDC air conditioning (A/C) compressor may exhibit poor A/C performance/improper climate function and/or a diagnostic trouble code (DTC) P06A0 in the powertrain control module (PCM). To support the pr

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April 26, 2019 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

Some 2013-2019 vehicles equipped with a EVDC air conditioning (A/C) compressor may exhibit poor A/C performance/improper climate function and/or a diagnostic trouble code (DTC) P06A0 in the powertrain control module (PCM). To support the pr

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August 14, 2019 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

Some 2013-2020 vehicles equipped with an EVDC air conditioning (A/C) compressor may exhibit poor A/C performance/improper climate function. To support the proper diagnosis of this compressor, the EVDC control valve tester has been provided

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June 24, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some 2016-2019 Ford and Lincoln vehicles equipped with SYNC 3 not at the latest software level may exhibit Various Performance Related concerns such as Display Operation, Navigation, Voice Recognition, Phone Pairing, Applink, Travel Link, S

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August 7, 2019 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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May 10, 2019 100000 POWER TRAIN

On vehicles equipped with an automatic transmission it is imperative that the converter pilot hub be greased with Motorcraft Multi-Purpose Grease Spray XL-5-A even if grease was not applied from the factory. Also verify that the engine/tran

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April 26, 2019 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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February 5, 2019 100000 POWER TRAIN

Some all-wheel drive (AWD) 2013-2018 Escape vehicles equipped with 1.5L/1.6L/2.0L EcoBoost/Fusion vehicles equipped with 2.0L/2.7L EcoBoost/MKZ vehicles equipped with 2.0L EcoBoost, 2017-18 MKZ vehicles equipped with 3.0L EcoBoost, 2015-201

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February 5, 2019 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some all-wheel drive (AWD) 2013-2018 Escape vehicles equipped with 1.5L/1.6L/2.0L EcoBoost/Fusion vehicles equipped with 2.0L/2.7L EcoBoost/MKZ vehicles equipped with 2.0L EcoBoost, 2017-18 MKZ vehicles equipped with 3.0L EcoBoost, 2015-201

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September 10, 2018 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some 2014-2018 Escape vehicles may exhibit a concern of not able to program and/or no electrical power after installation of a service part BCM. Inspect the BCM for the presence of fuse F88. If the fuse is missing, install the correct size

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December 4, 2018 220000 SEATS

Some 2013-2018 C-Max, 2013-2019 Escape/Fusion/MKZ, 2015-2018 Focus, 2015-2019 Edge/F150/MKC/Mustang, 2016-2018 MKX, 2016-2019 Explorer, 2017 Super Duty, 2018-2019 EcoSport/Expedition, and 2019 Nautilus vehicles may experience seat pan loose

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December 4, 2018 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some 2013-2018 C-Max, 2013-2019 Escape/Fusion/MKZ, 2015-2018 Focus, 2015-2019 Edge/F150/MKC/Mustang, 2016-2018 MKX, 2016-2019 Explorer, 2017 Super Duty, 2018-2019 EcoSport/Expedition, and 2019 Nautilus vehicles may experience seat pan loose

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September 21, 2018 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some 2016-2018 Ford and Lincoln vehicles equipped with SYNC 3 may exhibit the Android Auto Preference menu selection is not present after an update to version 3.0 software. In prior versions of SYNC 3 software this menu was present, however

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September 13, 2018 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some 2016-2018 Escape vehicles built on or before 26-Aug-2018 and 2016-2018 Focus/Transit Connect vehicles equipped with a remote start system may exhibit an immediate engine shut off with or without diagnostic trouble code (DTC) P1594 stor

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December 14, 2018 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some 2016-2019 Ford and Lincoln vehicles equipped with SYNC 3 and a 6, 8 or 10 inch screen may show a pop-up message every key cycle that states ‘SYNC can check for updates when connected to a WiFi network’. To remove the inconvenience of t

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December 10, 2018 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some 2014-2019 Escape, 2014-2018 C-MAX,Focus, and Transit Connect vehicles may exhibit a concern of not able to program and/or no electrical power after installation of a service part Body Control Module(BCM). Inspect the BCM for the presen

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December 10, 2018 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Some 2014-2019 Escape, 2014-2018 C-MAX,Focus, and Transit Connect vehicles may exhibit a concern of not able to program and/or no electrical power after installation of a service part Body Control Module(BCM). Inspect the BCM for the presen

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November 21, 2018 134000 VISIBILITY:SUN/MOON ROOF ASSEMBLY

2013-2019 Escape and 2015-2019 MKC vehicles equipped with a power roof opening panel will exhibit a small vent opening position of 5 mm (.197 in). This is the normal vent position for optimal noise, vibration, harshness (NVH) and windnoise

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November 14, 2018 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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March 18, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some 2014-2019 Escape, 2014-2018 C-MAX, Focus, and Transit Connect vehicles not equipped with an auto start/stop system may exhibit an inability to program and/or no electrical power after installation of a service part body control module

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March 14, 2019 020000 SUSPENSION

Some 2013-2018 Escape vehicles may exhibit damaged or delaminated bushing(s) on the rear suspension front lower arm (dog bone). If the rear suspension front lower arm requires replacement, an updated part is available through the parts cata

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March 14, 2019 022000 SUSPENSION:REAR

Some 2013-2018 Escape vehicles may exhibit damaged or delaminated bushing(s) on the rear suspension front lower arm (dog bone). If the rear suspension front lower arm requires replacement, an updated part is available through the parts cata

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January 17, 2019 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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January 17, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some 2016-2019 Escape and 2016-2018 Focus/C-Max vehicles may exhibit a customer perceived concern of a FDIM screen flicker during transitions between day/night mode and/or during auto headlamp on/off. The FDIM utilizes a ramp up and ramp do

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February 22, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some 2015-2017 vehicles may experience a no crank concern due to a security access key table error. When attempting to program keys or perform a parameter reset, the procedure may fail and the Integrated Diagnostic System (IDS) scan tool ma

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February 22, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some 2015-2017 vehicles may experience a no crank concern due to a security access key table error. When attempting to program keys or perform a parameter reset, the procedure may fail and the Integrated Diagnostic System (IDS) scan tool ma

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August 1, 2015 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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July 26, 2018 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

If a trailer hitch receiver is installed on a 2013-2018 Escape or 2015-2019 MKC vehicle equipped with a hands-free liftgate, the hands-free liftgate function will become inoperative. Hands-free liftgate function can be restored by replacing

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July 26, 2018 162600 STRUCTURE:BODY:HATCHBACK/LIFTGATE

If a trailer hitch receiver is installed on a 2013-2018 Escape or 2015-2019 MKC vehicle equipped with a hands-free liftgate, the hands-free liftgate function will become inoperative. Hands-free liftgate function can be restored by replacing

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July 26, 2018 174200 LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:HATCHBACK/LIFTGATE:LOCK

If a trailer hitch receiver is installed on a 2013-2018 Escape or 2015-2019 MKC vehicle equipped with a hands-free liftgate, the hands-free liftgate function will become inoperative. Hands-free liftgate function can be restored by replacing

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July 26, 2018 210000 TRAILER HITCHES

If a trailer hitch receiver is installed on a 2013-2018 Escape or 2015-2019 MKC vehicle equipped with a hands-free liftgate, the hands-free liftgate function will become inoperative. Hands-free liftgate function can be restored by replacing

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July 18, 2018 020000 SUSPENSION

Some 2013-2018 Escape vehicles may exhibit damaged or delaminated bushing(s) on the rear suspension front lower arm (dog bone). If the rear suspension front lower arm requires replacement, an updated part BV6Z-5500-D with a solid bushing is

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July 18, 2018 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some 2013-2018 Escape vehicles may exhibit damaged or delaminated bushing(s) on the rear suspension front lower arm (dog bone). If the rear suspension front lower arm requires replacement, an updated part BV6Z-5500-D with a solid bushing is

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July 2, 2018 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some 2016-2018 Escape/Focus/Transit Connect vehicles equipped with a remote start system may exhibit an immediate engine shut off with or without diagnostic trouble code (DTC) P1594 stored in the BCM after using the remote start function to

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July 2, 2018 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Some 2016-2018 Escape/Focus/Transit Connect vehicles equipped with a remote start system may exhibit an immediate engine shut off with or without diagnostic trouble code (DTC) P1594 stored in the BCM after using the remote start function to

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January 8, 2018 104000 POWER TRAIN:TRANSFER CASE (4-WHEEL DRIVE)

Some 2013-2018 Escape/Fusion/MKZ vehicles equipped with 2.5L or 1.5L/2.0L/3.0L Ecoboost engine, 2015-2018 MKC/Edge/Explorer vehicles equipped with 2.0L/2.3L/2.7L EcoBoost engine, 2016-2018 MKX vehicles equipped with 2.7L Ecoboost engine, 20

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January 8, 2018 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Some 2013-2018 Escape/Fusion/MKZ vehicles equipped with 2.5L or 1.5L/2.0L/3.0L Ecoboost engine, 2015-2018 MKC/Edge/Explorer vehicles equipped with 2.0L/2.3L/2.7L EcoBoost engine, 2016-2018 MKX vehicles equipped with 2.7L Ecoboost engine, 20

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October 18, 2018 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

Some 2013-2016 Escape vehicles equipped with a 1.6L EcoBoost engine may exhibit a lack of cooling caused by the A/C inlet line breaking at the compressor. This may be due to the oil cooler coolant lines exerting excess pressure on the A/C i

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June 22, 2018 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Various 2016-2018 vehicles with SYNC 3 may experience a touch screen that does not respond to any input. Using the Professional Technician Society (PTS) website > OASIS tab > SYNC version, verify the vehicle SYNC software version. If the ve

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June 22, 2018 350000 EQUIPMENT

Various 2016-2018 vehicles with SYNC 3 may experience a touch screen that does not respond to any input. Using the Professional Technician Society (PTS) website > OASIS tab > SYNC version, verify the vehicle SYNC software version. If the ve

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June 15, 2018 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some 2016 Escape vehicles with SYNC 3 may exhibit a radio that is inoperative and/or no audio after cranking. If SYNC software is not 3.0 or higher on the PTS website or on the vehicle display screen > SYNC Settings, then perform standard p

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June 15, 2018 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some 2016 Escape vehicles with SYNC 3 may exhibit a radio that is inoperative and/or no audio after cranking. If SYNC software is not 3.0 or higher on the PTS website or on the vehicle display screen > SYNC Settings, then perform standard p

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June 22, 2018 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some 2016-2018 Ford and Lincoln vehicles with SYNC 3 may exhibit an intermittent blue or black screen. Check for SYNC software update under the OASIS Tab SYNC selection. If update is available refer to WSM, Section 415-00 and update APIM so

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June 22, 2018 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some 2016-2018 Ford and Lincoln vehicles with SYNC 3 may exhibit an intermittent blue or black screen. Check for SYNC software update under the OASIS Tab SYNC selection. If update is available refer to WSM, Section 415-00 and update APIM so

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June 22, 2018 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Some 2016-2018 Ford and Lincoln vehicles with SYNC 3 may exhibit an intermittent blue or black screen. Check for SYNC software update under the OASIS Tab SYNC selection. If update is available refer to WSM, Section 415-00 and update APIM so

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January 29, 2018 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

Various 2016-2017 vehicles with SYNC 3 may experience a touch screen that does not respond to any input. Using the Professional Technician Society (PTS) website > OASIS tab > SYNC version, verify the vehicle SYNC software version. If the ve

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August 2, 2018 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some 2016-2018 Ford and Lincoln vehicles equipped with SYNC 3 not at the latest software level may exhibit Various Performance Related concerns such as Display Operation, Navigation, Voice Recognition, Phone Pairing, Applink, Travel Link, S

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August 23, 2018 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Some 2013-2018 Escape vehicles equipped with 1.5L/1.6L/2.0L EcoBoost, 2013-2018 Fusion vehicles equipped with 2.0L/2.7L EcoBoost, 2013-2018 MKZ vehicles equipped with 2.0L EcoBoost, 2017-18 MKZ vehicles equipped with 3.0L EcoBoost, 2015-201

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April 13, 2018 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some 2013-2016 Escape and 2016 Focus, Transit and Transit Connect vehicles equipped with a front control display interface module (FCDIM) may exhibit the inability to store AM/FM presets, select AM/FM presets and/or erratic preset button op

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April 13, 2018 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some 2013-2016 Escape and 2016 Focus, Transit and Transit Connect vehicles equipped with a front control display interface module (FCDIM) may exhibit the inability to store AM/FM presets, select AM/FM presets and/or erratic preset button op

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March 30, 2018 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Some 2015-2018 Fusion/MKZ/MKC/Escape/Edge vehicles equipped with a 2.0L EcoBoost engine may exhibit a runs rough condition with DTCs P0300, P0301, P0302, P0303, P0304 and/or P0316. This may be due to coolant intrusion due to corrosion on th

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March 30, 2018 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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April 10, 2018 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some 2015-2017 Escape vehicles built on or before 5-Apr-2017 with factory trailer tow may exhibit a concern with a trailer lamp out warning and/or BLIS not available warning without a trailer connected. Access connectors C439 (4 pin) and C4

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April 10, 2018 220000 SEATS

Some 2015-2017 Escape vehicles built on or before 5-Apr-2017 with factory trailer tow may exhibit a concern with a trailer lamp out warning and/or BLIS not available warning without a trailer connected. Access connectors C439 (4 pin) and C4

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April 4, 2018 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

Some 2016-2017 Ford and Lincoln vehicles equipped with SYNC 3 version 2.2 software may exhibit a blank screen after attempting to exit Valet mode. SYNC software updates are now available under the OASIS Tab SYNC selection. If update is avai

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March 19, 2018 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Various 2016-2017 vehicles with SYNC 3 may experience a touch screen that does not respond to any input. Using the Professional Technician Society (PTS) website > OASIS tab > SYNC version, verify the vehicle SYNC software version. If the ve

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January 10, 2018 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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January 8, 2018 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Some 2013-2018 Escape/Fusion/MKZ vehicles equipped with 2.5L or 1.5L/2.0L/3.0L Ecoboost engine, 2015-2018 MKC/Edge/Explorer vehicles equipped with 2.0L/2.3L/2.7L EcoBoost engine, 2016-2018 MKX vehicles equipped with 2.7L Ecoboost engine, 20

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January 29, 2018 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Various 2016-2017 vehicles with SYNC 3 may experience a touch screen that does not respond to any input. Using the Professional Technician Society (PTS) website > OASIS tab > SYNC version, verify the vehicle SYNC software version. If the ve

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January 29, 2018 350000 EQUIPMENT

Various 2016-2017 vehicles with SYNC 3 may experience a touch screen that does not respond to any input. Using the Professional Technician Society (PTS) website > OASIS tab > SYNC version, verify the vehicle SYNC software version. If the ve

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January 29, 2018 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

Various 2016-2017 vehicles with SYNC 3 may experience a touch screen that does not respond to any input. Using the Professional Technician Society (PTS) website > OASIS tab > SYNC version, verify the vehicle SYNC software version. If the ve

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January 29, 2018 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

Various 2016-2017 vehicles with SYNC 3 may experience a touch screen that does not respond to any input. Using the Professional Technician Society (PTS) website > OASIS tab > SYNC version, verify the vehicle SYNC software version. If the ve

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January 10, 2018 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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January 10, 2018 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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February 14, 2018 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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February 9, 2018 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

Some 2016 Escape vehicles with SYNC 3 and without Sony audio system may exhibit a radio that is inoperative and/or no audio after cranking. Cycling the key should restore functionality. Do not attempt any repairs at this time. Engineering i

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November 29, 2017 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some 2016-2017 Ford and Lincoln vehicles equipped with SYNC 3 version 2.2 software may exhibit a blank screen after attempting to exit Valet mode. SYNC software updates are now available under the OASIS Tab SYNC selection. If update is avai

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November 29, 2017 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some 2016-2017 Ford and Lincoln vehicles equipped with SYNC 3 version 2.2 software may exhibit a blank screen after attempting to exit Valet mode. SYNC software updates are now available under the OASIS Tab SYNC selection. If update is avai

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November 29, 2017 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some owners of 2016-2017 Ford and Lincoln vehicles equipped with SYNC 3 may experience inoperative mobile device navigation applications. Mobile device navigation via AppLink requires SYNC 3 version 2.3 or higher for Apple iOS users. Mobile

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November 29, 2017 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

Some owners of 2016-2017 Ford and Lincoln vehicles equipped with SYNC 3 may experience inoperative mobile device navigation applications. Mobile device navigation via AppLink requires SYNC 3 version 2.3 or higher for Apple iOS users. Mobile

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November 29, 2017 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some 2016-2017 Ford and Lincoln vehicles with SYNC 3 may intermittently display an overhead image of a vehicle in the center of the SYNC touchscreen with no obstacle detection grids or warning chimes. SYNC may appear unresponsive when the o

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November 29, 2017 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some 2016-2017 Ford and Lincoln vehicles with SYNC 3 may intermittently display an overhead image of a vehicle in the center of the SYNC touchscreen with no obstacle detection grids or warning chimes. SYNC may appear unresponsive when the o

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November 29, 2017 270000 LANE DEPARTURE

Some 2016-2017 Ford and Lincoln vehicles with SYNC 3 may intermittently display an overhead image of a vehicle in the center of the SYNC touchscreen with no obstacle detection grids or warning chimes. SYNC may appear unresponsive when the o

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November 29, 2017 280000 BACK OVER PREVENTION

Some 2016-2017 Ford and Lincoln vehicles with SYNC 3 may intermittently display an overhead image of a vehicle in the center of the SYNC touchscreen with no obstacle detection grids or warning chimes. SYNC may appear unresponsive when the o

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November 3, 2017 160000 STRUCTURE

Some 2013-2018 Escape, Focus and C-Max vehicles may exhibit a water stained headliner after the vehicle has experienced a water leak from areas such as the roof opening panel, fixed glass, roof rails and roof ditch mouldings. Follow the pro

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November 23, 2017 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Some 2013-2016 Escape vehicles equipped with a 1.6L EcoBoost engine may require the replacement of the A/C suction line. When replacing the suction line, verify that all of the compressor to engine block fasteners are installed and torqued

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November 23, 2017 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some 2013-2016 Escape vehicles equipped with a 1.6L EcoBoost engine may require the replacement of the A/C suction line. When replacing the suction line, verify that all of the compressor to engine block fasteners are installed and torqued

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November 22, 2017 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

Some 2016-2018 Ford or Lincoln vehicles equipped with SYNC 3 may exhibit a blank screen or other various SYNC symptoms only when the vehicle is in transport mode. This is due to the power saving features enabled while in transport mode and

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November 2, 2017 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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November 2, 2017 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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October 30, 2017 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

Some 2016 Escape and Focus vehicles equipped with a front control display interface module (FCDIM) may exhibit the inability to store AM/FM presets and/or preset buttons work erratically. Engineering is currently investigating this concern.

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October 30, 2017 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

Some 2016 Escape and Focus vehicles equipped with a front control display interface module (FCDIM) may exhibit the inability to store AM/FM presets and/or preset buttons work erratically. Engineering is currently investigating this concern.

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October 6, 2017 284000 BACK OVER PREVENTION: CAMERA SYSTEM

Some owners of 2013-2018 Escape vehicles may complain of the rear license plate viewed in the lower portion of the display screen when using the parking aid camera. This is due to the convex camera lens to provide as much viewing angle as p

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October 6, 2017 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

Some 2016-2017 Ford and Lincoln vehicles with SYNC 3 may intermittently display an overhead image of a vehicle in the center of the SYNC touchscreen with no obstacle detection grids or warning chimes. SYNC may appear unresponsive when the o

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October 6, 2017 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

Some 2016-2018 Ford or Lincoln vehicles equipped with SYNC 3 may exhibit a blank screen or other various SYNC symptoms only when the vehicle is in transport mode. This is due to the power saving features enabled while in transport mode and

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July 14, 2017 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Some 2013-2017 Edge/MKX/Escape/MKC/Fusion/MKZ/Flex/MKT/Mondeo/Kuga/EcoSport AWD vehicles where diagnosis leads to a RDU clutch issue, a rear drive unit (RDU) service kit is available. Use the vehicle identification number (VIN) in the parts

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September 28, 2017 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

Some owners of 2016-2017 Ford and Lincoln vehicles equipped with SYNC 3 may experience inoperative mobile device navigation applications. Mobile device navigation via AppLink requires SYNC 3 version 2.3 or higher for Apple iOS users. Mobile

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September 21, 2017 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

Some 2016-2017 Ford and Lincoln vehicles with SYNC 3 may exhibit an intermittent blue or black screen. Check for SYNC software update under the OASIS Tab SYNC selection. If update is available refer to WSM, Section 415-00 and update APIM so

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September 18, 2017 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some 2016-2017 Escape vehicles built on or before 01-Apr-2017 may exhibit a concern with the OAT reading inaccurate and/or the A/C inoperative. This may be due to water in connector C134(20 pin) in the left front fender apron. If a vehicle

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September 18, 2017 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

Some 2016-2017 Escape vehicles built on or before 01-Apr-2017 may exhibit a concern with the OAT reading inaccurate and/or the A/C inoperative. This may be due to water in connector C134(20 pin) in the left front fender apron. If a vehicle

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September 13, 2017 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

Some 2016-2017 Ford and Lincoln vehicles equipped with SYNC 3 version 2.2 software may exhibit a blank screen after attempting to exit Valet mode. To recover the screen, perform a complete ignition cycle (key off, open and close the driver’

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August 14, 2015 135200 VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES:EXTERIOR

FORD: 2013-2016 ESCAPE VEHICLES WILL HAVE A WHISTLING OR WIND TYPE NOISE FROM EXTERIOR MIRRORS, AT HIGHWAY SPEED *CN

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August 13, 2015 220000 SEATS

FORD: 2013-2015 C-MAX AND 2013-2016 ESCAPE EQUIPPED WITH LEATHER SEATING MAY EXPERIENCE CRACKS IN DRIVER FRONT OR PASSENGER SIDE FACING PANEL OR SEAT CUSHION COVER OUTBOARD BOLSTER *CN

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September 21, 2016 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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September 21, 2016 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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September 21, 2016 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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September 21, 2016 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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September 21, 2016 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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September 21, 2016 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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September 21, 2016 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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September 21, 2016 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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September 21, 2016 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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September 21, 2016 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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September 21, 2016 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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September 21, 2016 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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September 21, 2016 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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September 21, 2016 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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September 21, 2016 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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September 21, 2016 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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September 21, 2016 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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September 21, 2016 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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September 19, 2016 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some 2016-2017 Escape, MKC, Fiesta, F150, Expedition, Navigator, Mustang, Transit, Focus, C-Max, MKX, Taurus, MKS, Flex, MKT, and Edge and 2017 Explorer, Fusion, MKZ, Super Duty, Transit Connect and Continental vehicles equipped with SYNC 3

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September 19, 2016 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

Some 2016-2017 Escape, MKC, Fiesta, F150, Expedition, Navigator, Mustang, Transit, Focus, C-Max, MKX, Taurus, MKS, Flex, MKT, and Edge and 2017 Explorer, Fusion, MKZ, Super Duty, Transit Connect and Continental vehicles equipped with SYNC 3

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September 9, 2016 030000 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

Some 2016-2017 Escape vehicles equipped with a 1.6L/1.5L AWD or a 2.0L FWD/AWD may exhibit front brake squeal when applying the brakes. The noise most commonly occurs after the brakes have warmed up, however the noise may occur during other

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September 9, 2016 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some 2016-2017 Escape vehicles equipped with a 1.6L/1.5L AWD or a 2.0L FWD/AWD may exhibit front brake squeal when applying the brakes. The noise most commonly occurs after the brakes have warmed up, however the noise may occur during other

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September 14, 2016 180000 VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL

Certain 2015 Model Year Edge, 2015-2016 Model Year F-150, MKT, and Police Interceptor Sedan, and 2016 Model Year Escape, Explorer, Flex, Fusion, MKX, Mustang, Police Interceptor Utility, Taurus, and Transit Vehicles – Electronic Throttle Bo

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September 30, 2016 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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September 30, 2016 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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June 23, 2016 030000 BRAKES (PWS)

2016-2017 ESCAPE – FRONT BRAKE SQUEAL WHILE BRAKING

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October 27, 2016 350000 EQUIPMENT

CERTAIN 2015 MODEL YEAR EDGE, 2015-2016 MODEL YEAR F-150, MKT, AND POLICE INTERCEPTOR SEDAN, AND 2016 MODEL YEAR ESCAPE, EXPLORER, FLEX, FUSION, MKX, MUSTANG, POLICE INTERCEPTOR UTILITY, TAURUS, AND TRANSIT VEHICLES – ELECTRONIC THROTTLE BO

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April 18, 2017 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

Some 2016-2017 Edge, Escape, Expedition, Fiesta, Flex, MKC, MKT, MKX, Mustang, Navigator and Taurus or 2017 Explorer and Super Duty vehicles equipped with SYNC 3 and built on 1-Jul-2015 and through 31-Dec-2016 may exhibit a SYNC display mes

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April 18, 2017 284000 BACK OVER PREVENTION: CAMERA SYSTEM

Some 2016-2017 Edge, Escape, Expedition, Fiesta, Flex, MKC, MKT, MKX, Mustang, Navigator and Taurus or 2017 Explorer and Super Duty vehicles equipped with SYNC 3 and built on 1-Jul-2015 and through 31-Dec-2016 may exhibit a SYNC display mes

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September 14, 2016 103100 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)

Some 2015-2016 Escape and 2016 Fusion vehicles equipped with a 2.0L GTDI engine may exhibit a rolling reverse to drive engagement shudder on acceleration. Reprogram the powertrain control module (PCM) to the latest calibration using IDS rel

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September 14, 2016 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

Some 2015-2016 Escape and 2016 Fusion vehicles equipped with a 2.0L GTDI engine may exhibit a rolling reverse to drive engagement shudder on acceleration. Reprogram the powertrain control module (PCM) to the latest calibration using IDS rel

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September 14, 2016 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Some 2015-2016 Escape and 2016 Fusion vehicles equipped with a 2.0L GTDI engine may exhibit a rolling reverse to drive engagement shudder on acceleration. Reprogram the powertrain control module (PCM) to the latest calibration using IDS rel

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September 21, 2016 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

Some 2016 Fusion and Escape vehicles equipped with 2.5L engine may experience a delayed engagement/shudder during a drive to reverse shift. This condition occurs when the throttle is applied during reverse engagement. Reprogram the powertra

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September 21, 2016 103100 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)

Some 2016 Fusion and Escape vehicles equipped with 2.5L engine may experience a delayed engagement/shudder during a drive to reverse shift. This condition occurs when the throttle is applied during reverse engagement. Reprogram the powertra

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September 7, 2016 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

Some 2016 Escape vehicles equipped with a 2.0L GTDI engine may exhibit no transmission upshift after a downshift event with cruise control engaged. Reprogram the powertrain control module (PCM) to the latest calibration using IDS release 10

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September 7, 2016 103100 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)

Some 2016 Escape vehicles equipped with a 2.0L GTDI engine may exhibit no transmission upshift after a downshift event with cruise control engaged. Reprogram the powertrain control module (PCM) to the latest calibration using IDS release 10

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September 7, 2016 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

Some 2016 Escape vehicles equipped with a 2.0L GTDI engine may exhibit no transmission upshift after a downshift event with cruise control engaged. Reprogram the powertrain control module (PCM) to the latest calibration using IDS release 10

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March 17, 2016 074000 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM (PWS)

2.0L ECOBOOST – FUEL ODOR ISSUE Some 2013-2016 Escape, 2015-2016 MKC vehicles built on or before 12/15/2015, 2013-2016 Fusion, MKZ, 2013-2015 Explorer, 2013-2014 Focus ST and Edge vehicles equipped with 2.0L EcoBoost engines may exh

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March 3, 2016 135200 VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES:EXTERIOR

WIND OR WHISTLE NOISE FROM EXTERIOR MIRROR(S) AT HIGHWAY SPEED – BUILT ON OR BEFORE 1/22/2016 ISSUE Some 2013-2016 Escape vehicles built on or before 1/22/2016 may exhibit a wind or whistle noise from the exterior mirror(s) at highway

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March 21, 2017 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

SOME 2013-2017 ESCAPE VEHICLES BUILT ON OR BEFORE 28-FEB-2017 MAY EXHIBIT A NOISE AND/OR VIBRATION FROM THE CLIMATE CONTROL BLOWER MOTOR WITH OR WITHOUT A LACK OF AIRFLOW FROM PANEL REGISTERS AND MAY ALSO HAVE AN ODOR. THIS CONCERN MAY BE D

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March 21, 2017 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

SOME 2013-2017 ESCAPE VEHICLES BUILT ON OR BEFORE 28-FEB-2017 MAY EXHIBIT A NOISE AND/OR VIBRATION FROM THE CLIMATE CONTROL BLOWER MOTOR WITH OR WITHOUT A LACK OF AIRFLOW FROM PANEL REGISTERS AND MAY ALSO HAVE AN ODOR. THIS CONCERN MAY BE D

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March 13, 2017 117000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER/PANEL

SOME 2015-2017 ESCAPE VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH EMTC AND BUILT ON OR BEFORE 8-APR-2016 MAY EXHIBIT INCORRECT AIR DISTRIBUTION FROM THE INSTRUMENT PANEL REGISTERS WHEN PANEL MODE IS SELECTED ON THE HEATER VENTILATION AIR CONDITIONING (HVAC) CON

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November 2, 2016 350000 EQUIPMENT

2013-2017 ESCAPE VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH MOONROOF EXHIBIT A SMALL VENT OPENING POSITION OF 5 MM. THIS IS THE NORMAL VENT POSITION FOR OPTIMAL NVH/WINDNOISE QUALITIES. WHEN THE VENT IS CLOSED, THE MOONROOF WILL OPEN TO THE 10 MM POSITION THEN

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February 2, 2017 102300 POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION:SHIFT PATTERN INDICATOR

MULTIPLE 2014-2016 VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH 6F35 TRANSMISSION AND BUILT ON 1-JAN-2014 AND THROUGH 31-DEC-2015 MAY EXHIBIT HARSH REVERSE ENGAGEMENT AND HARSH/DELAYED 3RD AND 5TH GEAR UP/DOWN SHIFTS WITH NO DTCS PRESENT. THIS MAY BE DUE TO A ME

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May 10, 2016 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

A/C COMPRESSOR LOCKUP – VEHICLES IN STORAGE OR USED INFREQUENTLY

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May 9, 2016 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

SYNC 3 ACCESSORY PROTOCOL INTERFACE MODULE (APIM) DTCS U3000 OR B108E OR U1A00

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May 6, 2016 350000 EQUIPMENT

SIRIUS SATELLITE RADIO – AUDIO CUTS OUT/NO SIGNAL

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May 4, 2016 161000 STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS

DRIVE MINIMUM 15 MILES BEFORE DIAGNOSING TIRE VIBRATIONS

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May 4, 2016 190000 TIRES

DRIVE MINIMUM 15 MILES BEFORE DIAGNOSING TIRE VIBRATIONS

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October 26, 2016 199000 TIRES:PRESSURE MONITORING AND REGULATING SYSTEMS

SETTING THE CORRECT TIRE INFLATION PRESSURE IS AN IMPORTANT STEP IN THE PRE-DELIVERY PROCESS AND DURING ROUTINE MAINTENANCE INTERVALS. RECENT CUSTOMER CLINICS REVEALED THAT MOST EVERY VEHICLE IN THE CLINICS HAD THE TIRE PRESSURES SET INCORR

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August 1, 2015 111000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY

2015-2015 FORD ESCAPE: DUE TO CLUSTER RESET VEHICLE MAY EXHIBIT INTERMITTENT BATTERY DRAW WHICH CAN RESULT IN A DEAD BATTERY OR NO START *CN

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August 1, 2015 117000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER/PANEL

2015-2015 FORD ESCAPE: DUE TO CLUSTER RESET VEHICLE MAY EXHIBIT INTERMITTENT BATTERY DRAW WHICH CAN RESULT IN A DEAD BATTERY OR NO START *CN

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October 26, 2015 350000 EQUIPMENT

FORD: UNRESPONSIVE TOUCH SCREEN ON SOME VEHICLES OR WITH NO INPUT BY USER, ACT AS IF BEING TOUCHED *CN

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October 22, 2015 350000 EQUIPMENT

FORD ESCAPE: CLEANING TIP FOR CHROME APPEARANCE PHYSICAL VAPOR DISPOSITION. USE OF CERTAIN OFF-THE-SHELF CLEANER/OR POLISHING PRODUCTS MAY CAUSE HARM TO WHEELS *CN

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October 23, 2015 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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August 3, 2016 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

SOME 2016 ESCAPE/MKC/FIESTA/F150/EXPEDITION/NAVIGATOR/MUSTANG /TRANSIT/FOCUS/C-MAX/MKX/TAURUS/MKS/FLEX/MKT/EDGE AND 2017 ESCAPE/EXPLORER/MKC/FUSION AND MKZ VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH SYNC 3 MIGHT EXHIBIT A BLANK SCREEN OR OTHER VARIOUS SYNC SYM

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August 3, 2016 100000 POWER TRAIN

SOME 2016 ESCAPE VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH 2.0L ENGINE MAY EXHIBIT NO TRANSMISSION UPSHIFT AFTER A DOWNSHIFT EVENT WITH CRUISE CONTROL ON. ENGINEERING IS CURRENTLY INVESTIGATING THIS CONCERN. NO REPAIRS SHOULD BE PERFORMED FOR THIS CONCERN AT

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August 3, 2016 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

SOME 2015-2016 ESCAPE AND 2016 FUSION VEHICLES WITH THE 2.0L GASOLINE TURBO DIRECT INJECTION (GTDI) ENGINE MAY EXHIBIT A ROLLING REVERSE TO DRIVE ENGAGEMENT SHUDDER ON ACCELERATION WHICH CONTINUES AFTER TSB 15-0187 HAS BEEN COMPLETED. ENGIN

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July 1, 2016 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

SOME 2016-2017 VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH SYNC 3 MAY EXPERIENCE THE FOLLOWING CONCERNS; THE GPS NOT TRACKING THE VEHICLE POSITION CORRECTLY, THE VEHICLE LOCATION ARROW ICON SPINNING IN CIRCLES ON THE NAVIGATION SCREEN OR A SPINNING COMPASS ON N

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July 1, 2016 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

SOME 2016-2017 VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH SYNC 3 MAY EXPERIENCE THE FOLLOWING CONCERNS; THE GPS NOT TRACKING THE VEHICLE POSITION CORRECTLY, THE VEHICLE LOCATION ARROW ICON SPINNING IN CIRCLES ON THE NAVIGATION SCREEN OR A SPINNING COMPASS ON N

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July 1, 2016 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

SOME 2016 FORD AND LINCOLN VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH SYNC 3 AND NAVIGATION ALONG WITH A VALID PAID SUBSCRIPTION TO SIRIUS TRAVEL LINK MAY NOT DISPLAY SIRIUS TRAVEL LINK FUEL PRICES. REPLACING COMPONENTS WILL NOT RESOLVE THE CONDITION AND IS NO

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July 1, 2016 350000 EQUIPMENT

SOME 2016 FORD AND LINCOLN VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH SYNC 3 AND NAVIGATION ALONG WITH A VALID PAID SUBSCRIPTION TO SIRIUS TRAVEL LINK MAY NOT DISPLAY SIRIUS TRAVEL LINK FUEL PRICES. REPLACING COMPONENTS WILL NOT RESOLVE THE CONDITION AND IS NO

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October 17, 2016 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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December 9, 2016 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

SOME 2015-2016 ESCAPE VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH 1.6L GASOLINE TURBOCHARGED DIRECT INJECTION (GTDI) ENGINES BUILT ON OR BEFORE 9/30/15 MAY EXHIBIT RUNS ROUGH, LACK OF POWER, SURGE, BUCK/JERK, MISS, LOSS OF RPM, HESITATION AND/OR AN ILLUMINATED

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August 31, 2016 162600 STRUCTURE:BODY:HATCHBACK/LIFTGATE

INOPERATIVE HANDS-FREE LIFTGATE AFTER ADDITION OF TRAILER HITCH

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August 31, 2016 210000 TRAILER HITCHES

INOPERATIVE HANDS-FREE LIFTGATE AFTER ADDITION OF TRAILER HITCH

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May 13, 2016 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

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

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October 27, 2016 131000 VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD

ALL 2013-2017 ESCAPE VEHICLES EXHIBIT A FRAYED/CUT SHORT APPEARANCE AT THE FRONT EDGE OF THE HEADLINER NEAR THE WINDSHIELD. THIS IS A NORMAL CHARACTERISTIC OF THE HEADLINER AND NO REPAIRS SHOULD BE ATTEMPTED.

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October 26, 2016 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

SOME 2016-2017 ESCAPE VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH SIRIUS SATELLITE RADIO BUILT ON OR BEFORE 8/21/2106 MAY EXHIBIT AN INTERMITTENT CONCERN WHERE THE AUDIO CUTS OUT AND THE RADIO DISPLAYS A NO SIGNAL MESSAGE WHILE DRIVING IN OPEN SKY CONDITIONS IN

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October 17, 2016 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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October 14, 2016 111000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY

SOME 2013-2016 FUSION/ESCAPE/MKT/FLEX/MKS/TAURUS, 2015-2016 MKZ/MKC/EDGE AND 2016 MKX VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT VARIOUS RADIO CONCERNS INCLUDING: SPEAKER STATIC WITH KEY-OFF, NO AUDIO AFTER VEHICLE IS FIRST STARTED WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (

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November 17, 2016 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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June 1, 2015 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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June 1, 2015 116000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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August 1, 2015 350000 EQUIPMENT

FORD ESCAPE: RIGHT OR LEFT SIDE CATCH/STRIKER ASSEMBLY COMING LOOSE, CAUSE GLOVEBOX DOOR TO BE MISALIGNED *CN

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July 1, 2015 350000 EQUIPMENT

FORD/LINCOLN: SOME VEHICLES WILL EXPERIENCE A NON RESPONSIVE OR NO USER INPUT (TOUCH) ON THE TOUCH SCREEN. MODEL 2016 ESCAPE, MKC. *PE

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July 1, 2015 102000 POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION

FORD: SOME VEHICLES TRANSMISSION WILL EXPERIENCE, AFTER A COLD SOAK OR AN EXTENDED PERIOD WITH ENGINE OFF, A 2-3 SHIFT HESITATION DUE TO POSSIBLE HYDRAULIC CIRCUIT DRAIN. MODEL 2013-16 VARIOUS VEHICLES. *PE

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July 1, 2015 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

FORD: SOME VEHICLES TRANSMISSION WILL EXPERIENCE, AFTER A COLD SOAK OR AN EXTENDED PERIOD WITH ENGINE OFF, A 2-3 SHIFT HESITATION DUE TO POSSIBLE HYDRAULIC CIRCUIT DRAIN. MODEL 2013-16 VARIOUS VEHICLES. *PE

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July 1, 2015 190000 TIRES

LINCOLN/FORD: SOME VEHICLES WILL EXPERIENCE TIRE VIBRATION AND POSSIBLE FLAT SPOTTING. VEHICLE NEEDS TO BE CHECKED AND DRIVEN, BY WORKSHOP TECH, APPROXIMATELY 15 MILES FOR DIAGNOSIS OF VIBRATIONS AND FLAT SPOTTING. MODEL 2013-16 ESCAPE,

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July 1, 2015 350000 EQUIPMENT

FORD/LINCOLN: SOME VEHICLES ARE EXPERIENCING MALFUNCTION OF SYNC 3 ACCESSORY INTERFACE PROTOCOL MODULE (APIM) DIAGNOSTIC CODE U3000 OR B108E. MODEL 2016 ESCAPE. MKC. *PE

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July 30, 2015 111000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY

FORD: SOME ESCAPE VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE A DEAD BATTERY OR A NO START CONDITION DUE TO A POSSIBLE CLUSTER RESET *CN

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October 19, 2015 350000 EQUIPMENT

FORD: WHEN ATTEMPTING TO EJECT COMPACT DISC (CD) FROM PLAYER THE CD GETS STUCK. MISALIGNMENT OF PLAYER TO INSTRUMENT PANEL MAY BE POSSIBLE CAUSE *CN

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October 10, 2016 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

SOME 2015-2016 F-150, C-MAX, EDGE, MKS, TAURUS, AND FLEX AND 2016 EXPEDITION, EXPLORER, ESCAPE, FUSION, MUSTANG, MKZ, MKX, NAVIGATOR, TRANSIT AND TRANSIT CONNECT VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH A 2.0L, 2.5L, 3.5L OR 3.7L GASOLINE ENGINE AND BUILT ON

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March 8, 2017 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

SOME 2016-2017 F150, EDGE, MKX, ESCAPE, FOCUS, MKC, FUSION, MKZ, TAURUS AND 2017 CONTINENTAL VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH 2.0L, 2.7L OR 3.0L GASOLINE TURBOCHARGED DIRECT INJECTION(GTDI) ECOBOOST ENGINES MAY EXHIBIT MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LIGHT(MIL

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July 13, 2016 100000 POWER TRAIN

2013-2017 FUSION/ESCAPE/MKZ (EXCLUDING 3.7L), 2015-2016 EDGE/EXPLORER (EXCLUDING 3.5L/3.7L), 2015-2016 MKC, AND 2016 MKX VEHICLES (EXCLUDING 3.7L) EQUIPPED WITH ALL WHEEL DRIVE (AWD) MAY EXHIBIT A LEAKING PASSENGER SIDE POWER TRANSFER UNIT

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July 8, 2016 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

SOME 2013-2016 ESCAPE VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH 2.5L ENGINE MAY EXHIBIT A ROUGH IDLE, LOW RPM AT IDLE OR A STALL ON HOT RESTART WITH NO DTCS IN SELF TEST. THIS MAY BE DUE TO THE A/C COMPRESSOR CLUTCH BEING SEIZED. IF A VEHICLE COMES IN FOR THI

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July 1, 2016 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

SOME 2016-2017 FORD/LINCOLN VEHICLES WITH SYNC 3 MAY SEE A NAVIGATION FAULT MESSAGE APPEAR ON THE MAP ON THE HOME SCREEN OR A SYSTEM LOCK UP WHEN THE PHONE IS CONNECTED. APPLINK MAYBE INOPERATIVE, OR THE SYSTEM MAY PERFORM RANDOM REBOOTS DU

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July 1, 2016 350000 EQUIPMENT

SOME 2016-2017 FORD/LINCOLN VEHICLES WITH SYNC 3 MAY SEE A NAVIGATION FAULT MESSAGE APPEAR ON THE MAP ON THE HOME SCREEN OR A SYSTEM LOCK UP WHEN THE PHONE IS CONNECTED. APPLINK MAYBE INOPERATIVE, OR THE SYSTEM MAY PERFORM RANDOM REBOOTS DU

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January 24, 2017 030000 BRAKES (PWS)

SOME 2016-2017 ESCAPE VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH A 1.6L/1.5L AWD OR A 2.0L FWD/AWD BUILT ON OR BEFORE 19-NOV-2016 MAY EXHIBIT FRONT BRAKE SQUEAL WHEN APPLYING THE BRAKES. THE NOISE MOST COMMONLY OCCURS AFTER THE BRAKES HAVE WARMED UP, HOWEVER T

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January 23, 2017 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

2013-2016 FIESTA, ESCAPE, TRANSIT CONNECT AND 2013 FUSION VEHICLES WITH A 1.6L GASOLINE TURBOCHARGED DIRECT INJECTION (GTDI) ENGINE MAY EXHIBIT AN ENGINE OIL LEVEL READING THAT IS UP TO 8 MM ABOVE THE MAXIMUM MARK ON THE ENGINE OIL DIPSTICK

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January 23, 2017 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

2013-2016 FIESTA, ESCAPE, TRANSIT CONNECT AND 2013 FUSION VEHICLES WITH A 1.6L GASOLINE TURBOCHARGED DIRECT INJECTION (GTDI) ENGINE MAY EXHIBIT AN ENGINE OIL LEVEL READING THAT IS UP TO 8 MM ABOVE THE MAXIMUM MARK ON THE ENGINE OIL DIPSTICK

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