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Recall List for the 2016 Ford Mustang

Official recalls have been issued for the 2016 Ford Mustang 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. 2016 Ford Mustang ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:HOSE NHTSA Campaign #16V779000

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 26, 2016
    • Vehicles Affected: 6,582

    Summary: Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain model year 2015-2017 Mustang vehicles manufactured February 24, 2015, to August 30, 2016. A hose may separate from the engine oil cooler tube assembly causing an oil leak.

    Consequence: A sudden loss of engine oil may cause engine failure, increasing the risk of a crash. Additionally, an oil leak, in the presence of an ignition source, increases the risk of a fire.

    Actions: Ford will notify owners, and dealers will replace the engine oil cooler tube assembly, free of charge. Parts are currently unavailable. Interim notices were mailed on November 22, 2016. Owners will receive a second notice when remedy parts become available in the First Quarter of 2017. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 16S40. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #16V779000 »

  2. 2016 Ford Mustang SEAT BELTS, CHILD SEAT:VEHICLE TETHER ANCHOR NHTSA Campaign #15V707000

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 26, 2015
    • Vehicles Affected: 1,900

    Summary: Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain model year 2016 Ford Mustang vehicles manufactured September 26, 2015, to October 1, 2015. The front and rear seat belts and child seat tether anchors may have been damaged in shipping from the supplier to the vehicle assembly plant and may not adequately restrain the occupant in a crash. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard numbers 208, "Occupant Crash Protection, " and 225, "Child restraint anchorage systems."

    Consequence: If the restraint components do not function as intended, the occupants may not be properly restrained in the event of a crash, increasing their risk of injury.

    Actions: Ford will notify owners, and dealers will replace the front and rear seat belt assemblies and the child seat tether anchors, free of charge. The recall began on December 18, 2015. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 15C13. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #15V707000 »

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