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2017 Lincoln Continental TSBs

2017 Lincoln Continental

101 Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs)

TSB List for the 2017 Lincoln Continental

The TSB information displayed below are summaries. Unfortunately we do not have access to the full versions. To get full information about a particular TSB, write down the TSB title & date, & either contact your local dealer or click on the links below.

STEERING

  • TSB #SSM 46945

    NHTSA ID #10127422

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 29 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2017 Continental vehicles built on or before 31-May-2017 may exhibit a steering wheel that does not move far enough when entering or exiting the vehicle. Reprogram the body control module B (BCMB) using Integrated Diagnostic System (ID

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  • TSB #SSM 46118

    NHTSA ID #10090662

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 10 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: WHEN HOOKING UP THE VEHICLE COMMUNICATION MODULE (VCM) AND INTEGRATED DIAGNOSTIC SYSTEM (IDS) TO THE DLC LOCATED ON THE DRIVER SIDE UNDER THE STEERING COLUMN AT THE GWM, MAKE SURE THAT THE IGNITION IS OFF BEFORE CONNECTING TO IDS. IF THE IG

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ENGINE (PWS)

  • TSB #17-2235

    NHTSA ID #10127401

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 21 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2016-2017 Edge/MKX, 2017 Continental, and 2017 Fusion/MKZ vehicles equipped with a 2.7L or 3.0L gasoline turbocharged direct injection (GTDI) engine and built on 1-Apr-2016 and through 1-Jan-2017 may exhibit white or blue smoke from th

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  • TSB #TSB17-2140

    NHTSA ID #10115947

    • Date Announced: JULY 21 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2017 Continental vehicles built on or before 4-Apr-2017 may exhibit an illuminated malfunction indicator lamp (MIL) with diagnostic trouble code (DTC) P0071, inaccurate outside temperature readings, front parking aid faults with DTC B1

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  • TSB #SSM 46687

    NHTSA ID #10115950

    • Date Announced: JULY 07 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2017 Continental/MKZ vehicles equipped with 3.0L engine and all-wheel drive (AWD), built on or before 12-May-2017 may exhibit an all-wheel drive malfunction warning message/wrench light along with DTC U2008 that occurs when using a con

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  • TSB #SSM 46341

    NHTSA ID #10095216

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 27 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: WHEN SERVICING A 2.7L OR 3.0L ECOBOOST ENGINE, IF THE CRANKSHAFT PULLEY IS REMOVED, CORRECT REASSEMBLY IS CRITICAL TO PREVENT POTENTIAL ENGINE FAILURE. THIS INCLUDES INSTALLING A NEW CRANKSHAFT PULLEY BOLT AND ACCURATELY PERFORMING EACH STA

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  • TSB #SSM 46295

    NHTSA ID #10095154

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 10 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TO HELP DIFFERENTIATE ENGINE OIL LEAKS FROM OTHER POSSIBLE SOURCES, A NEW WHITE-COLORED FLUORESCENT ENGINE OIL DYE IS AVAILABLE. WORKSHOP MANUAL (WSM), SECTION 303-00 HAS BEEN REVISED TO REFERENCE THE NEW WHITE-COLORED DYE. THE NEW WHITE FL

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  • TSB #TSB 16-0169

    NHTSA ID #10094599

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 23 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SOME 2017 CONTINENTAL VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH A 2.7L ECOBOOST ENGINE, ALL-WHEEL DRIVE (AWD) AND BUILT ON 16-OCT-206 AND THROUGH 18-NOV-2016 MAY EXHIBIT A CLICKING OR RATCHETING TYPE OF NOISE FROM THE REAR OF THE VEHICLE DURING ACCELERATION.

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  • TSB #TSB 16-0159

    NHTSA ID #10093867

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 02 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SOME 2017 CONTINENTAL VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH A 2.7L OR 3.0L ENGINE WITH AWD AND BUILT ON OR BEFORE 30-SEP-2016 MAY EXHIBIT AN ILLUMINATED MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL), LOW OIL PRESSURE WARNING, INOPERATIVE AIR CONDITIONING (A/C) AND/OR

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  • TSB #SSM 46172

    NHTSA ID #10095972

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 02 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SOME 2015-2017 F-150, 2016 MKX, 2015 EDGE, 2017 FUSION, MKZ AND CONTINENTAL VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH A 2.7L/3.0L ENGINE MAY APPEAR TO HAVE LOW ENGINE OIL LEVEL IF THE PROPER PROCEDURES ARE NOT FOLLOWED. REFER TO THE OWNERS GUIDE, MAINTENANCE,

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  • TSB #SSM 46085

    NHTSA ID #10109070

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 21 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

  • TSB #SSM 46906

    NHTSA ID #10127410

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 08 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2015-2018 F150/Edge, 2016-2018 MKX and 2017-2018 Fusion, Continental vehicles equipped with a 2.7L engine may experience a malfunction indicator lamp (MIL) and/or wrench lamp with Diagnostic Trouble Codes (DTCs): P0116, P0117, P0118, P

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  • TSB #SSM 46522

    NHTSA ID #10109012

    • Date Announced: APRIL 12 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 2013-2017 Edge/MKX/Flex/MKT/MKZ/MKS/Taurus/Taurus Police/Explorer/Explorer Police/Continental vehicles equipped with a 3.5L or 3.7L engine, all wheel drive (AWD) and a power transfer unit (PTU) that is being repaired or replaced for an inte

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  • TSB #SSM 46085

    NHTSA ID #10109070

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 21 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

  • TSB #SSM 46085

    NHTSA ID #10109070

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 21 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE

  • TSB #SSM 46085

    NHTSA ID #10109070

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 21 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:BELTS AND ASSOCIATED PULLEYS

  • TSB #SSM 46085

    NHTSA ID #10109070

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 21 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

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

  • TSB #SSM 46085

    NHTSA ID #10109070

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 21 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:DIESEL

  • TSB #SSM 46085

    NHTSA ID #10109070

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 21 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:OTHER FUEL TYPES:TURBO-CHARGER

  • TSB #SSM 46085

    NHTSA ID #10109070

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 21 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM

  • TSB #SSM 46085

    NHTSA ID #10109070

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 21 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:RADIATOR ASSEMBLY

  • TSB #SSM 46085

    NHTSA ID #10109070

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 21 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:FAN

  • TSB #SSM 46085

    NHTSA ID #10109070

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 21 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:HOSE

  • TSB #SSM 46085

    NHTSA ID #10109070

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 21 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

  • TSB #SSM 46364

    NHTSA ID #10095643

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 07 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SOME 2017 MKZ/CONTINENTAL/FUSION VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH THE 2.7L/3.0L ENGINE AND BUILT ON OR BEFORE 6-OCT-2016 MAY EXHIBIT A ROUGH IDLE IN NEUTRAL OR PARK AT NORMAL OPERATING TEMPERATURE OR AFTER A HOT RESTART, WHITE OR BLUE SMOKE FROM THE

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  • TSB #SSM 46085

    NHTSA ID #10109070

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 21 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL

  • TSB #SSM 46085

    NHTSA ID #10109070

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 21 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

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

  • TSB #SSM 46085

    NHTSA ID #10109070

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 21 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:GAS RECIRCULATION VALVE (EGR VALVE)

  • TSB #SSM 46085

    NHTSA ID #10109070

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 21 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CATALYTIC CONVERTOR

  • TSB #SSM 46085

    NHTSA ID #10109070

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 21 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

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

  • TSB #SSM 46085

    NHTSA ID #10109070

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 21 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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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POWER TRAIN

  • TSB #SSM 46466

    NHTSA ID #10100082

    • Date Announced: MARCH 16 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THE 2017 POWERTRAIN CONTROL/EMISSIONS DIAGNOSIS (PC/ED) MANUAL HAS BEEN REVISED FOR DIAGNOSING ELECTRONIC THROTTLE BODY (ETB). FOR ALL ETB CONCERNS, THE APPROPRIATE DIAGNOSTIC MUST BE COMPLETED BEFORE THROTTLE BODY REPLACEMENT. IF A CONCERN

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  • TSB #SSM 46266

    NHTSA ID #10094625

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 14 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THE 2017 POWERTRAIN CONTROL/EMISSIONS DIAGNOSIS (PC/ED) MANUAL HAS BEEN REVISED FOR DIAGNOSING ELECTRONIC THROTTLE BODIES (ETBS). FOR ALL ETB CONCERNS, THE APPROPRIATE DIAGNOSTIC MUST BE COMPLETED BEFORE THROTTLE BODY REPLACEMENT. IF A CONC

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

  • TSB #SSM 46900

    NHTSA ID #10127405

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 02 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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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  • TSB #SSM 46266

    NHTSA ID #10094625

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 14 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THE 2017 POWERTRAIN CONTROL/EMISSIONS DIAGNOSIS (PC/ED) MANUAL HAS BEEN REVISED FOR DIAGNOSING ELECTRONIC THROTTLE BODIES (ETBS). FOR ALL ETB CONCERNS, THE APPROPRIATE DIAGNOSTIC MUST BE COMPLETED BEFORE THROTTLE BODY REPLACEMENT. IF A CONC

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

  • TSB #SSM 46949

    NHTSA ID #10127426

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 29 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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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  • TSB #SSM 46948

    NHTSA ID #10127425

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 29 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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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  • TSB #SSM 46947

    NHTSA ID #10127424

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 29 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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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  • TSB #SSM 46945

    NHTSA ID #10127422

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 29 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2017 Continental vehicles built on or before 31-May-2017 may exhibit a steering wheel that does not move far enough when entering or exiting the vehicle. Reprogram the body control module B (BCMB) using Integrated Diagnostic System (ID

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  • TSB #SSM 46906

    NHTSA ID #10127410

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 08 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2015-2018 F150/Edge, 2016-2018 MKX and 2017-2018 Fusion, Continental vehicles equipped with a 2.7L engine may experience a malfunction indicator lamp (MIL) and/or wrench lamp with Diagnostic Trouble Codes (DTCs): P0116, P0117, P0118, P

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  • TSB #SSM 46900

    NHTSA ID #10127405

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 02 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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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  • TSB #SSM 46686

    NHTSA ID #10115949

    • Date Announced: JULY 07 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2017 Fusion and MKZ vehicles built on or before 18-Feb-2017 and Continental vehicles may exhibit front windows that fail to open or close completely, bounce back, and/or have a complete loss of the one-touch feature. Reprogram the driv

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  • TSB #SSM 46687

    NHTSA ID #10115950

    • Date Announced: JULY 07 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2017 Continental/MKZ vehicles equipped with 3.0L engine and all-wheel drive (AWD), built on or before 12-May-2017 may exhibit an all-wheel drive malfunction warning message/wrench light along with DTC U2008 that occurs when using a con

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  • TSB #SSM 46073

    NHTSA ID #10109067

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 19 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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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  • TSB #SSM 46058

    NHTSA ID #10109058

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 08 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2017 Ford and Lincoln vehicles equipped with SYNC 3 and navigation may exhibit a condition in which the SiriusXM Traffic Listing is not loading but all remaining Travel Link features operate properly. SiriusXM Traffic is only available

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  • TSB #SSM 46052

    NHTSA ID #10109055

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 05 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2017 Continental vehicles are equipped with a new soft closing door/door cinch feature. This system takes over after the user gently closes the door. The soft close system will then automatically close the door, making it secure. This

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:BATTERY

  • TSB #SSM 46486

    NHTSA ID #10100508

    • Date Announced: MARCH 23 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SOME 2016-2017 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 CONSIDERED NORMAL DUE TO THE POWER SAVING FEATURES ENABLED WHILE IN T

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  • TSB #SSM 46441

    NHTSA ID #10099456

    • Date Announced: MARCH 09 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SOME 2017 CONTINENTAL VEHICLES BUILT ON OR BEFORE 23-DEC-2016 MAY EXHIBIT A DISCHARGED BATTERY. A REPETITIVE CYCLING NOISE SIMILAR TO A CD EJECTING NOISE MAY ALSO BE PRESENT. IF EXCESSIVE BATTERY DRAIN IS PRESENT AND ELIMINATED WITH THE RAD

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  • TSB #SSM 46333

    NHTSA ID #10095204

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 24 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SOME 2017 MKC AND CONTINENTAL WITH ALL AUDIO SYSTEMS AND 2017 ESCAPE WITH SONY AUDIO SYSTEMS BUILT ON OR BEFORE 23-DEC-2016 MAY EXHIBIT A DISCHARGED BATTERY. A REPETITIVE CYCLING NOISE SIMILAR TO A CD EJECTING NOISE MAY ALSO BE PRESENT. IF

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DIGITAL INSTRUMENT PANEL

  • TSB #SSM 46440

    NHTSA ID #10099455

    • Date Announced: MARCH 09 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SOME 2017 FUSION, MKZ, CONTINENTAL AND MKX WITH AN INSTRUMENT PANEL CENTER MOUNTED SPEAKER MAY EXHIBIT NO AUDIO, NAVIGATION INOPERATIVE, INABILITY TO ACCESS AUDIO FEATURES WITH ALL CONTROLS INCLUDING STEERING WHEEL SWITCHES AND VOICE COMMAN

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: SOFTWARE

  • TSB #SSM 46848

    NHTSA ID #10119684

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 28 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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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  • TSB #SSM 46836

    NHTSA ID #10119679

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 22 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2017 Continental vehicles built on or before 14-Feb-2017 may exhibit heated seats that are inoperative during a remote start event. Reprogram the drivers seat module (DSM) using IDS software 106.01 or higher. Make sure you are connecte

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  • TSB #SSM 46834

    NHTSA ID #10119678

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 21 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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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  • TSB #SSM 46813

    NHTSA ID #10119669

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 13 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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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  • TSB #SSM 46702

    NHTSA ID #10115952

    • Date Announced: JULY 14 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2016-2017 Ford/Lincoln vehicles SYNC 3 may exhibit an intermittent blank 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 software. During th

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  • TSB #SSM 46425

    NHTSA ID #10099448

    • Date Announced: MARCH 03 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SOME 2017 CONTINENTAL VEHICLES BUILT ON OR BEFORE 14-FEB-2017 MAY EXHIBIT HEATED SEATS THAT ARE INOPERATIVE DURING A REMOTE START EVENT. REPROGRAM THE DRIVERS SEAT MODULE (DSM) USING IDS SOFTWARE 104.03 OR HIGHER. MAKE SURE YOU ARE CONNECTE

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  • TSB #SSM 46371

    NHTSA ID #10095781

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 09 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SOME 2012-2017 FOCUS ELECTRIC/2013-2017 CMAX ENERGI/FUSION ENERGI/2015-2017 MKC/MKZ/2016-2017 MKX AND 2017 CONTINENTAL VEHICLES OPERATING WITH A 3G TCU ON OR BEFORE 16-JAN-2017 MAY NOT RESPOND TO CUSTOMERS REMOTE COMMANDS VIA MYLINCOLN/MYFO

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VISIBILITY

  • TSB #SSM 46394

    NHTSA ID #10095844

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 21 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SOME 2017 MKZ, FUSION, AND CONTINENTAL VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT WINDOW BOUNCE BACK WHEN USING THE ONE-TOUCH FEATURE AND/OR A LOSS OF WINDOW ONE-TOUCH UP FUNCTIONALITY. PERFORM THE INTEGRATED DIAGNOSTIC SYSTEM (IDS) POWER DOOR WINDOW INITIALIZAT

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VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS

  • TSB #SSM 46528

    NHTSA ID #10109016

    • Date Announced: APRIL 13 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2017 MKZ and Fusion vehicle built on or before 30-Oct-2016, and Continental vehicles may exhibit window bounce back when using the one-touch feature and/or a loss of window one-touch up functionality. Perform the Integrated Diagnostic

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  • TSB #SSM 46394

    NHTSA ID #10095844

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 21 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SOME 2017 MKZ, FUSION, AND CONTINENTAL VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT WINDOW BOUNCE BACK WHEN USING THE ONE-TOUCH FEATURE AND/OR A LOSS OF WINDOW ONE-TOUCH UP FUNCTIONALITY. PERFORM THE INTEGRATED DIAGNOSTIC SYSTEM (IDS) POWER DOOR WINDOW INITIALIZAT

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SEAT BELTS

  • TSB #SSM 46102

    NHTSA ID #10109079

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 30 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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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SEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR

  • TSB #SSM 46102

    NHTSA ID #10109079

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 30 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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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STRUCTURE

  • TSB #SSM 46945

    NHTSA ID #10127422

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 29 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2017 Continental vehicles built on or before 31-May-2017 may exhibit a steering wheel that does not move far enough when entering or exiting the vehicle. Reprogram the body control module B (BCMB) using Integrated Diagnostic System (ID

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STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

  • TSB #TSB17-2143

    NHTSA ID #10115948

    • Date Announced: JULY 27 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2017 Continental vehicles built on or before 7-Mar-2017 and equipped with the soft close door feature may exhibit a door that does not open with DTC B147F and/or B1483 that is present in the door latch control module. Follow the Servic

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  • TSB #SSM 46686

    NHTSA ID #10115949

    • Date Announced: JULY 07 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2017 Fusion and MKZ vehicles built on or before 18-Feb-2017 and Continental vehicles may exhibit front windows that fail to open or close completely, bounce back, and/or have a complete loss of the one-touch feature. Reprogram the driv

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  • TSB #SSM 46052

    NHTSA ID #10109055

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 05 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2017 Continental vehicles are equipped with a new soft closing door/door cinch feature. This system takes over after the user gently closes the door. The soft close system will then automatically close the door, making it secure. This

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STRUCTURE:BODY:TRUNK LID

  • TSB #SSM 46101

    NHTSA ID #10109078

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 30 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2017 Continental vehicles may exhibit a luggage compartment lid under flush to rear quarter panel condition by up to 2.7 millimeters. This is considered normal to allow for proper alignment of the rear tail lamp assemblies. No adjustme

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TIRES:PRESSURE MONITORING AND REGULATING SYSTEMS

  • TSB #SSM 46153

    NHTSA ID #10091003

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 26 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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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SEATS

  • TSB #tsb17-2203

    NHTSA ID #10125066

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 12 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2017-2018 Continental vehicles built on or before 22-Sep-2017 may exhibit one or both front seats with an outside bolster that is loose or separating from the seat frame. Follow the Service Procedure steps to correct the condition.

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  • TSB #SSM 46836

    NHTSA ID #10119679

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 22 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2017 Continental vehicles built on or before 14-Feb-2017 may exhibit heated seats that are inoperative during a remote start event. Reprogram the drivers seat module (DSM) using IDS software 106.01 or higher. Make sure you are connecte

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LANE DEPARTURE

  • TSB #SSM 46947

    NHTSA ID #10127424

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 29 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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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BACK OVER PREVENTION

  • TSB #SSM 46947

    NHTSA ID #10127424

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 29 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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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EQUIPMENT

  • TSB #SSM 46947

    NHTSA ID #10127424

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 29 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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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  • TSB #SSM 46949

    NHTSA ID #10127426

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 29 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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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  • TSB #tsb17-2208

    NHTSA ID #10125068

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 20 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2017 Continental vehicles may exhibit a floor console cup holder door that does not operate. Follow the Service Procedure steps to correct the condition.

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  • TSB #TSB 17-0064

    NHTSA ID #10119657

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 13 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2017 Continental vehicles may exhibit a ratcheting type noise when using the floor console top forward media door. Follow the Service Procedure steps to correct the condition.

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  • TSB #SSM 46522

    NHTSA ID #10109012

    • Date Announced: APRIL 12 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 2013-2017 Edge/MKX/Flex/MKT/MKZ/MKS/Taurus/Taurus Police/Explorer/Explorer Police/Continental vehicles equipped with a 3.5L or 3.7L engine, all wheel drive (AWD) and a power transfer unit (PTU) that is being repaired or replaced for an inte

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  • TSB #SSM 46332

    NHTSA ID #10095184

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 24 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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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  • TSB #SSM 46333

    NHTSA ID #10095204

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 24 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SOME 2017 MKC AND CONTINENTAL WITH ALL AUDIO SYSTEMS AND 2017 ESCAPE WITH SONY AUDIO SYSTEMS BUILT ON OR BEFORE 23-DEC-2016 MAY EXHIBIT A DISCHARGED BATTERY. A REPETITIVE CYCLING NOISE SIMILAR TO A CD EJECTING NOISE MAY ALSO BE PRESENT. IF

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  • TSB #TSB 16-0160

    NHTSA ID #10094577

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 05 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SOME 2017 CONTINENTAL VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT A FLOOR CONSOLE CUP HOLDER DOOR THAT DOES NOT OPERATE. FOLLOW THE SERVICE PROCEDURE STEPS TO CORRECT THE CONDITION.

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  • TSB #SSM 46158

    NHTSA ID #10091126

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 27 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THE 2017 POWERTRAIN CONTROL/EMISSIONS DIAGNOSIS (PC/ED) MANUAL HAS BEEN REVISED FOR DIAGNOSING ELECTRONIC THROTTLE BODIES (ETBS). FOR ALL ETB CONCERNS, THE APPROPRIATE DIAGNOSTIC MUST BE COMPLETED BEFORE THROTTLE BODY REPLACEMENT. IF A CONC

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  • TSB #SSM 46103

    NHTSA ID #10109080

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 30 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2016 MKX and 2017 Continental/MKZ vehicles equipped with a Revel Ultima audio system may exhibit a loud screeching/squealing noise from the speakers when the audio system is on or off. To determine if the vehicle is equipped with a Rev

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  • TSB #SSM 46101

    NHTSA ID #10109078

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 30 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2017 Continental vehicles may exhibit a luggage compartment lid under flush to rear quarter panel condition by up to 2.7 millimeters. This is considered normal to allow for proper alignment of the rear tail lamp assemblies. No adjustme

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EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

  • TSB #SSM 46861

    NHTSA ID #10125079

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 06 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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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  • TSB #SSM 46528

    NHTSA ID #10109016

    • Date Announced: APRIL 13 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2017 MKZ and Fusion vehicle built on or before 30-Oct-2016, and Continental vehicles may exhibit window bounce back when using the one-touch feature and/or a loss of window one-touch up functionality. Perform the Integrated Diagnostic

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  • TSB #SSM 46349

    NHTSA ID #10095231

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 30 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SOME 2017 MKZ, FUSION, AND CONTINENTAL VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT WINDOW BOUNCE BACK WHEN USING THE ONE-TOUCH FEATURE AND/OR A LOSS OF WINDOW ONE-TOUCH UP FUNCTIONALITY. PERFORM THE INTEGRATED DIAGNOSTIC SYSTEM (IDS) POWER DOOR WINDOW INITIALIZAT

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  • TSB #SSM 46073

    NHTSA ID #10109067

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 19 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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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  • TSB #SSM 46058

    NHTSA ID #10109058

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 08 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2017 Ford and Lincoln vehicles equipped with SYNC 3 and navigation may exhibit a condition in which the SiriusXM Traffic Listing is not loading but all remaining Travel Link features operate properly. SiriusXM Traffic is only available

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EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

  • TSB #SSM 46854

    NHTSA ID #10125074

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 04 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2017-2018 Fusion/MKZ/MKC/MKX/Continental with all audio systems and 2017-2018 Escape with Sony audio systems may exhibit an inoperative speed compensation volume feature. Do not attempt any repairs at this time. Engineering is investig

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  • TSB #SSM 46151

    NHTSA ID #10090990

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 26 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SOME 2016-2017 FORD AND LINCOLN VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH SYNC 3 AND NAVIGATION MAY EXHIBIT A CONDITION IN WHICH THE SIRIUSXM TRAFFIC LISTING IS NOT LOADING BUT ALL REMAINING TRAVEL LINK FEATURES OPERATE PROPERLY. SIRIUSXM TRAFFIC IS ONLY AVAI

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  • TSB #SSM 46097

    NHTSA ID #10109075

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 30 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2017 Fusion/MKZ/MKC and Continental with all audio systems and 2017 Escape with Sony audio systems may exhibit an inoperative audio system after a battery disconnect/reconnect. Make sure battery is at full state of charge before attemp

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  • TSB #SSM 46103

    NHTSA ID #10109080

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 30 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2016 MKX and 2017 Continental/MKZ vehicles equipped with a Revel Ultima audio system may exhibit a loud screeching/squealing noise from the speakers when the audio system is on or off. To determine if the vehicle is equipped with a Rev

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EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

  • TSB #SSM 46948

    NHTSA ID #10127425

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 29 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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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  • TSB #SSM 46860

    NHTSA ID #10125078

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 06 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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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EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

  • TSB #SSM 46450

    NHTSA ID #10099458

    • Date Announced: MARCH 14 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SOME 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 THE VCT SOLENOID TO STICK. B

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  • TSB #SSM 46441

    NHTSA ID #10099456

    • Date Announced: MARCH 09 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SOME 2017 CONTINENTAL VEHICLES BUILT ON OR BEFORE 23-DEC-2016 MAY EXHIBIT A DISCHARGED BATTERY. A REPETITIVE CYCLING NOISE SIMILAR TO A CD EJECTING NOISE MAY ALSO BE PRESENT. IF EXCESSIVE BATTERY DRAIN IS PRESENT AND ELIMINATED WITH THE RAD

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  • TSB #SSM 46438

    NHTSA ID #10099451

    • Date Announced: MARCH 08 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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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  • TSB #SSM 46425

    NHTSA ID #10099448

    • Date Announced: MARCH 03 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SOME 2017 CONTINENTAL VEHICLES BUILT ON OR BEFORE 14-FEB-2017 MAY EXHIBIT HEATED SEATS THAT ARE INOPERATIVE DURING A REMOTE START EVENT. REPROGRAM THE DRIVERS SEAT MODULE (DSM) USING IDS SOFTWARE 104.03 OR HIGHER. MAKE SURE YOU ARE CONNECTE

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  • TSB #SSM 46426

    NHTSA ID #10099449

    • Date Announced: MARCH 03 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SOME 2017 CONTINENTAL VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT A FRONT RIGHT SIDE AND/OR FRONT LEFT SIDE POWER SEAT SWITCHES WHICH ARE INOPERATIVE. THE MEMORY PRESET BUTTONS MAY ALSO BE INOPERATIVE. REPROGRAM THE DRIVERS SEAT MODULE (DSM) USING IDS SOFTWARE 10

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  • TSB #TSB 16-0167

    NHTSA ID #10094588

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 15 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SOME 2017 CONTINENTAL VEHICLES BUILT ON OR BEFORE 17-SEP-2016 MAY EXHIBIT A LANE KEEPING FAULT MESSAGE IN THE IPC. FOLLOW THE SERVICE PROCEDURE STEPS TO CORRECT THE CONDITION.

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EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE

  • TSB #TSB 17-0065

    NHTSA ID #10119658

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 19 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2015-2017 Edge and 2016-2017 MKX vehicles built on or before 15-Apr-2017 and 2017 Continental vehicles built on or before 19-Oct-2016 may exhibit a rattle noise from the underbody of the vehicle while moving. This may be due to the mov

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