TSB List for the 2012 Ford Taurus

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BRAKES (PWS)

  • TSB #ASI-44564

    NHTSA ID #10056207

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

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

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ENGINE (PWS)

  • TSB #TSB-14-0113

    NHTSA ID #10056147

    • Date Announced: MAY 30 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: FORD/LINCOLN: SOME VEHICLES, WITH ALUMINUM VALVE COVER, WILL EXPERIENCE AN EXCESSIVE CONDITION OF SMOKING ENGINE OIL AND/OR CONSUMPTION OF OIL, FROM TAIL PIPE, DURING NORMAL ENGINE TEMPERATURE OPERATION. MODEL 2010-2014 FLEX, TAURUS, EXP

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  • TSB #ASI-32276

    NHTSA ID #10053459

    • Date Announced: JUNE 01 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: FORD/LINCOLN: LONG BLOCK ENGINES SHIPPED WITH CAM SENSORS, CRANK SENSOR, CRANK SENSOR TONE WHEEL, COOLANT INLET TUBE, THE COMPONENTS MUST BE SWAPPED OVER ENGINE BEING REPLACED TO REPLACEMENT ENGINE BEFORE ENGINE IS INSTALLED. *PE

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  • TSB #ASI-22285

    NHTSA ID #10044230

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2012
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

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

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:TURBO-CHARGER

  • TSB #TSB-14-0105

    NHTSA ID #10056139

    • Date Announced: MAY 19 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: FORD/LINCOLN: SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE A ROUGH IDLE, IN GASOLINE TURBOCHARGED DIRECT INJECTION (GTDI) ENGINE, MAY OCCUR AFTER HOT START. MODEL 2012-2014 FLEX, TAURUS, EXPLORER, MKT. *PE

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:FAN

  • TSB #TSB-13-12-21

    NHTSA ID #10054740

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 16 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: FORD/LINCOLN: DUE TO A LACK OF PERFORMANCE BY AIR CONDITIONER, WHILE STATIONARY OR OVERHEATING OR SLOWLY MOVING, DUAL ENGINE COOLING FANS MAY NOT BE WORKING AND POSSIBLY NEED TO REPROGRAM THE PCM. MODEL 2011-2012 TAURUS, FLEX, MKS, MKT.

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CRANKCASE (PCV)

  • TSB #ASI-32211

    NHTSA ID #10053358

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

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

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:MANIFOLD/HEADER/MUFFLER/TAIL PIPE

  • TSB #TSB-14-0113

    NHTSA ID #10056147

    • Date Announced: MAY 30 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: FORD/LINCOLN: SOME VEHICLES, WITH ALUMINUM VALVE COVER, WILL EXPERIENCE AN EXCESSIVE CONDITION OF SMOKING ENGINE OIL AND/OR CONSUMPTION OF OIL, FROM TAIL PIPE, DURING NORMAL ENGINE TEMPERATURE OPERATION. MODEL 2010-2014 FLEX, TAURUS, EXP

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POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

  • TSB #ASI-45132

    NHTSA ID #10058460

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: LINCOLN/FORD: AN OVERHAUL TRANSMISSION MOTORCRAFT KIT, AVAILABLE FOR SOME VEHICLES, CONTAINS AN INCORRECT VALVE BODE SEPARATOR PLATE AND WOULD NEED TO DISCARD 7Z490 PART AND USE BT4Z-7Z490 TO PREVENT HARSH DOWNSHIFTS. MODEL 2010-12 EDGE,

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POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)

  • TSB #SSM-45815

    NHTSA ID #10078988

    • Date Announced: MAY 11 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: AIR CONDITIONING (A/C) INOPERATIVE - DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) P0645

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  • TSB #CSP-14N02

    NHTSA ID #10056711

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 26 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: FORD/LINCOLN: THERE IS AN EXTENDED WARRANTY COVERAGE FOR THE LOSS OF ABS SPEED SIGNAL RELATED COMMUNICATION THAT DISABLE OBDII SYSTEM MONITORS FOR PCM REPROGRAMMING. MODEL 2011-14 F-SUPER DUTY, ESCAPE, TAURUS, FUSION, MKT, MKZ. *PE

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:BATTERY

  • TSB #ASI-32251

    NHTSA ID #10053422

    • Date Announced: JUNE 01 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

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

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: SOFTWARE

  • TSB #CSP-14N02

    NHTSA ID #10056711

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 26 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: FORD/LINCOLN: THERE IS AN EXTENDED WARRANTY COVERAGE FOR THE LOSS OF ABS SPEED SIGNAL RELATED COMMUNICATION THAT DISABLE OBDII SYSTEM MONITORS FOR PCM REPROGRAMMING. MODEL 2011-14 F-SUPER DUTY, ESCAPE, TAURUS, FUSION, MKT, MKZ. *PE

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  • TSB #CSP-13B16

    NHTSA ID #10056184

    • Date Announced: MAY 14 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: LINCOLN/FORD: IN POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULE (PCM), THAT ALLOWS ANTI LOCK BRAKE SYSTEM (ABS) AND OUTPUT SHAFT SPEED SENSOR (OSS) SIGNAL FAULTS, A SOFTWARE ERROR HAS OCCUR AND DISABLED ON BOARD DIAGNOSTIC (OBD) MONITORS WITH NO ILLUMINATION O

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VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS

  • TSB #44863

    NHTSA ID #10057834

    • Date Announced: JULY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

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

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WHEELS:CAP/COVER/HUB

  • TSB #TSB-13-5-14

    NHTSA ID #10052787

    • Date Announced: MAY 13 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

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

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SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:POWER ADJUST

  • TSB #ASI-44531

    NHTSA ID #10056170

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

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

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EQUIPMENT

  • TSB #14R01

    NHTSA ID #10057898

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 16 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: FORD: SOME 2010 TO 2014 FORD TAURUS AND 2013 TO 2014 POLICE INCEPTOR SEDAN VEHICLES MANUFACTURED FROM 2010 TO 2014 ARE NOT INCLUDED IN THE 14S08 LICENSE PLATE LAMP ASSEMBLY REPLACEMENT SAFETY RECALL. *TA

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  • TSB #TSB-13-6-17

    NHTSA ID #10053471

    • Date Announced: JUNE 15 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

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

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  • TSB #ASI-32251

    NHTSA ID #10053422

    • Date Announced: JUNE 01 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

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

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  • TSB #AS1-32241

    NHTSA ID #10053408

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: FORD: ON VARIOUS VEHICLES WITH MY TOUCH,AFTER ANY APIM PROGRAMMING, REPLACEMENT OR DISCONNECT FROM FRONT DISPLAY INTERFACE MODULE (FDIM), TOUCHSCREEN CALIBRATION MUST BE PERFORMED. MODEL YEARS 2011-2013. NO MODELS LISTED.

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EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

  • TSB #TSB-13-6-17

    NHTSA ID #10053471

    • Date Announced: JUNE 15 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

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

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EQUIPMENT:AIR CONDITIONER

  • TSB #SSM-45815

    NHTSA ID #10078988

    • Date Announced: MAY 11 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: AIR CONDITIONING (A/C) INOPERATIVE - DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) P0645

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  • TSB #TSB-14-0019

    NHTSA ID #10055003

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 20 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

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

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  • TSB #CSP-12B43

    NHTSA ID #10046479

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 27 2012
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: FORD: SEE DOCUMENT SEARCH BUTTON FOR OWNER LETTER. AFFECTED VEHICLES MAY HAVE BEEN PROGRAMMED WITH INCORRECT BODY CONTROL MODULE (BSM) CALIBRATION RESULTING IN DEGRADED AIR CONDITIONING SYSTEM PERFORMANCE WITH LACK OF COOLING AND SLOW TO

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EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE

  • TSB #TSB-14-0023

    NHTSA ID #10055022

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 29 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: FORD: AT REAR WINDOW GLASS, AROUND HIGH MOUNTED STOP LAMP AREA, HEADLINER IS DROPPING DOWN OR IS LOOSE, ON SOME VEHICLES, DUE TO MOUNTING BRACKETS SEPARATING FROM HEADLINER. MODEL 2011-2014 TAURUS. *PE

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  • TSB #ASI-44333

    NHTSA ID #10054961

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 01 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

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

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  • TSB #TSB-13-6-17

    NHTSA ID #10053471

    • Date Announced: JUNE 15 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

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

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  • TSB #AS1-32241

    NHTSA ID #10053408

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: FORD: ON VARIOUS VEHICLES WITH MY TOUCH,AFTER ANY APIM PROGRAMMING, REPLACEMENT OR DISCONNECT FROM FRONT DISPLAY INTERFACE MODULE (FDIM), TOUCHSCREEN CALIBRATION MUST BE PERFORMED. MODEL YEARS 2011-2013. NO MODELS LISTED.

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