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Recall List for the 2016 Ford Explorer

Official recalls have been issued for the 2016 Ford Explorer by the NHTSA. The complete details of all recalls are listed below, along with what they cover and the recommended solutions.

Recalls don't cost you anything to get fixed, but most are time-limited, so if your car is affected you should call your local Ford service department immediately!

If you have questions about a recall, write down your VIN & then call Ford customer service.

  1. RECALL: Front Seat Adjuster Pivot Bolts May Loosen

    In the event of a crash, a seat occupant that is not properly restrained has an increased risk of injury. Read more »

    Date Announced
    NOV 29, 2017
    Vehicles Affected
    177,264
  2. RECALL: Hub Unit Bearing May Allow Wheel Detachment

    A loss of the wheel or wheel end can increase the risk of a crash. Read more »

    Date Announced
    AUG 28, 2017
    Vehicles Affected
    630
  3. RECALL: Driver Seat Back Frame May Fail/FMVSS 202, 207

    The seat back may not adequately restrain the occupant during a crash, increasing the risk of injury. Read more »

    Date Announced
    JUN 28, 2016
    Vehicles Affected
    5,280
  4. RECALL: Engine Block Heater May Overheat

    Overheating of the engine block increase the risk of a fire. Read more »

    Date Announced
    MAR 31, 2016
    Vehicles Affected
    1,543
  5. RECALL: Fuel Tank Mounting Bolts May Be Loose

    If the fuel tank separates from the vehicle, a fuel leak may occur, increasing the risk of a fire. Read more »

    Date Announced
    SEP 28, 2015
    Vehicles Affected
    203
  6. RECALL: Parking Brake May Not Fully Engage/FMVSS 135

    If the parking brake does not fully engage and the transmission is left in a gear other than 'Park' while on a slope, the vehicle may roll away, increasing ... Read more »

    Date Announced
    JUL 24, 2015
    Vehicles Affected
    7,165

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