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2013 Ford Transit Connect recall 17S09

Ford Recall 17S09: Engine Cylinder Head May Leak Oil

2013 Ford Transit Connect

If the cylinder head cracks and leaks oil, the oil may contact a hot engine or exhaust component, increasing the risk of a fire.

Engine And Engine Cooling — Engine

Summary
Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2014 Escape, 2014-2015 Fiesta ST, 2013-2014 Fusion and 2013-2015 Transit Connect vehicles equipped with 1.6L GTDI engines. If the vehicle is started and driven with an insufficient level of coolant within the engine cooling system, the engine cylinder head may overheat, crack and leak oil.
Actions
Ford will notify owners, and dealers will install a coolant level sensor and the supporting hardware and software, free of charge. Interim notices informing owners of the safety risk were mailed April 21, 2017. The recall began on January 5, 2018. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 17S09.
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Date Announced
MAR 27, 2017
Vehicles Affected
208,584
Ford Recall #
17S09
NHTSA Campaign #
17V209000
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