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2016 Lincoln MKC TSBs

2016 Lincoln MKC

141 Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs)

TSB List for the 2016 Lincoln MKC

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 47489

    NHTSA ID #10144947

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 24 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: When connecting the Vehicle Communication Module (VCM) and Integrated Diagnostic System (IDS) or Ford Diagnosis and Repair System (FDRS) to the DLC located on the driver side under the steering column at the GWM, make sure that the ignition

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  • TSB #SSM 46724

    NHTSA ID #10115962

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

    Summary: Some 2015-2016 MKC vehicles equipped with active park assist may exhibit turn signals, steering wheel radio controls and low speed wipers being inoperative. The stability/traction control indicator lamp may also be illuminated with Diagnost

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  • TSB #SSM 46723

    NHTSA ID #10115961

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

    Summary: Some 2015-2016 MKC vehicles without active park assist and built on or before 2/15/16 may exhibit steering column controls such as turn signals, radio controls, and low speed wipers being intermittently inoperative due to lack of communicat

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  • TSB #SSM 46210

    NHTSA ID #10095995

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 17 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SOME 2010-2016 EPAS EQUIPPED VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT STEERING RELATED NOISES. THE WORKSHOP MANUAL (WSM) DIAGNOSTIC PROCEDURES HAVE BEEN UPDATED IN SECTION 211-02. WHEN DIAGNOSING AND REPAIRING EPAS STEERING NOISES USE THE UPDATED PROCEDURES.

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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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  • TSB #SSM 46022

    NHTSA ID #10092562

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 22 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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STEERING:COLUMN

  • TSB #SSM-45858

    NHTSA ID #10081006

    • Date Announced: JUNE 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 2015-2016 MKC - WITHOUT ACTIVE PARK ASSIST INTERMITTENTLY INOPERATIVE STEERING COLUMN CONTROLS BUILT ON OR BEFORE 2/15/2016

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  • TSB #SSM-45859

    NHTSA ID #10081007

    • Date Announced: JUNE 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 2015-2016 MKC - ACTIVE PARK ASSIST INOPERATIVE STEERING COLUMN CONTROLS WITH STABILITY/TRACTION CONTROL LAMP ILLUMINATED WITH DTC U0131

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SUSPENSION

  • TSB #SSM 46495

    NHTSA ID #10100517

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

    Summary: SOME 2015-2017 ESCAPE AND MKC VEHICLES WITHOUT A VEHICLE DYNAMIC SUSPENSION SYSTEM AND BUILT ON 1-APR-2015 AND THROUGH 1-OCT-2016 MAY EXHIBIT A RATTLE AND/OR CLUNKING NOISE FROM THE REAR SUSPENSION WHILE DRIVING OVER BUMPS AND/OR MAKING TUR

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BRAKES (PWS)

  • TSB #SSM 46132

    NHTSA ID #10091151

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 17 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SOME 2008-2017 FORD/MERCURY/LINCOLN VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH SYNC MAY GENERATE A VHR THAT IDENTIFIES A CONCERN WITH THE BRAKES AND SUSPENSION CATEGORY INDICATING SERVICE IS REQUIRED DUE TO A BRAKE SYSTEM WARNING LAMP BEING ILLUMINATED. IF THE

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  • TSB #SSM 46132

    NHTSA ID #10090681

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 17 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SOME 2008-2017 FORD/MERCURY/LINCOLN VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH SYNC MAY GENERATE A VHR THAT IDENTIFIES A CONCERN WITH THE BRAKES AND SUSPENSION CATEGORY INDICATING SERVICE IS REQUIRED DUE TO A BRAKE SYSTEM WARNING LAMP BEING ILLUMINATED. IF THE

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ENGINE (PWS)

  • TSB #SSM 47000

    NHTSA ID #10140315

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 08 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2013-2018 Escape/Fusion/MKZ vehicles equipped with 2.5L or 1.5L/2.0L/3.0L Ecoboost engine, 2015-2018 MKC/Edge/Explorer vehicles equipped with 2.0L/2.3L/2.7L EcoBoost engine, 2016-2018 MKX vehicles equipped with 2.7L Ecoboost engine, 20

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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 #SSM 46281

    NHTSA ID #10094643

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 22 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SOME 2015-2017 EDGE/MKX, ESCAPE/MKC, FUSION/MKZ AND EXPLORER VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH A 2.0L OR 2.3L MAY EXHIBIT DAMAGE TO THE ENGINE APPEARANCE COVER, VALVE COVER AND/OR INTAKE MANIFOLD WHEN ATTEMPTING TO REMOVE THE APPEARANCE COVER. TO REDU

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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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  • TSB #TSB 16-0123

    NHTSA ID #10109041

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

    Summary: Some 2015-2016 MKC vehicles equipped with a 2.3L GTDI engine may exhibit an illuminated MIL with a lack of power and diagnostic trouble code (DTC) P0299. This may be due to the turbocharger wastegate actuator rod coming disconnected from th

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  • TSB #TSB16-0110

    NHTSA ID #10092373

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

    Summary: SOME 2015-2016 LINCOLN MKC VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH A 2.3L GTDI ENGINE AND BUILT ON OR BEFORE 2/23/2016 MAY EXHIBIT A HEAVY CONTINUOUS BLUE SMOKE WITH A BURNING OIL SMELL AFTER IDLING 10 MINUTES OR LONGER.

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

  • TSB #SSM 47462

    NHTSA ID #10144937

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 13 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 2015-2018 Edge, Fusion, Focus, MKZ, MKC, Escape vehicles equipped with a 2.0L EcoBoost engine may exhibit coolant consumption, white smoke and/or a runs rough condition. Refer to the extended coolant pressure test and checking for combustio

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  • TSB #SSM 47204

    NHTSA ID #10137115

    • Date Announced: MARCH 30 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2015-2018 Fusion/MKZ/MKC/Escape/Edge vehicles equipped with a 2.0L EcoBoost engine may exhibit a runs rough condition with DTCs P0300, P0301, P0302, P0303, P0304 and/or P0316. This may be due to coolant intrusion due to corrosion on th

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  • TSB #SSM 47000

    NHTSA ID #10138516

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 08 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2013-2018 Escape/Fusion/MKZ vehicles equipped with 2.5L or 1.5L/2.0L/3.0L Ecoboost engine, 2015-2018 MKC/Edge/Explorer vehicles equipped with 2.0L/2.3L/2.7L EcoBoost engine, 2016-2018 MKX vehicles equipped with 2.7L Ecoboost engine, 20

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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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  • TSB #SSM 46048

    NHTSA ID #10109054

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

    Summary: Some 2016-2017 Ford and Lincoln vehicles equipped with SYNC 3 may have DTCs U3000:04, B108E:12 and/or U1A00:87 present in the APIM. If these DTCs are present and no other symptoms are reported by the customer, then clear the DTCs and retest

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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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  • TSB #TSB 16-0123

    NHTSA ID #10109041

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

    Summary: Some 2015-2016 MKC vehicles equipped with a 2.3L GTDI engine may exhibit an illuminated MIL with a lack of power and diagnostic trouble code (DTC) P0299. This may be due to the turbocharger wastegate actuator rod coming disconnected from th

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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 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 45926

    NHTSA ID #10091272

    • Date Announced: JULY 13 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 2013-2017 FUSION/ESCAPE/MKZ (EXCLUDING 3.7L), 2015-2016 EDGE/EXPLORER (EXCLUDING 3.5L/3.7L), 2015-2016 MKC, AND 2016 MKX VEHICLES (EXCLUDING 3.7L) EQUIPPED WITH ALL WHEEL DRIVE (AWD) MAY EXHIBIT A LEAKING PASSENGER SIDE POWER TRANSFER UNIT

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POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION:SHIFT PATTERN INDICATOR

  • TSB #SSM 46355

    NHTSA ID #10095624

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

    Summary: MULTIPLE 2014-2016 VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH 6F35 TRANSMISSION AND BUILT ON 1-JAN-2014 AND THROUGH 31-DEC-2015 MAY EXHIBIT HARSH REVERSE ENGAGEMENT AND HARSH/DELAYED 3RD AND 5TH GEAR UP/DOWN SHIFTS WITH NO DTCS PRESENT. THIS MAY BE DUE TO A ME

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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-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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POWER TRAIN:TRANSFER CASE (4-WHEEL DRIVE)

  • TSB #SSM 47000

    NHTSA ID #10140315

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 08 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2013-2018 Escape/Fusion/MKZ vehicles equipped with 2.5L or 1.5L/2.0L/3.0L Ecoboost engine, 2015-2018 MKC/Edge/Explorer vehicles equipped with 2.0L/2.3L/2.7L EcoBoost engine, 2016-2018 MKX vehicles equipped with 2.7L Ecoboost engine, 20

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

  • TSB #SSM 47444

    NHTSA ID #10144930

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 02 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2016-2018 Ford and Lincoln vehicles equipped with SYNC 3 not at the latest software level may exhibit Various Performance Related concerns such as Display Operation, Navigation, Voice Recognition, Phone Pairing, Applink, Travel Link, S

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  • TSB #SSM 47430

    NHTSA ID #10144219

    • Date Announced: JULY 26 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: If a trailer hitch receiver is installed on a 2013-2018 Escape or 2015-2019 MKC vehicle equipped with a hands-free liftgate, the hands-free liftgate function will become inoperative. Hands-free liftgate function can be restored by replacing

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  • TSB #SSM 47380

    NHTSA ID #10143103

    • Date Announced: JUNE 22 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2016-2018 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 47379

    NHTSA ID #10143102

    • Date Announced: JUNE 22 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Various 2016-2018 vehicles with SYNC 3 may experience a touch screen that does not respond to any input. Using the Professional Technician Society (PTS) website > OASIS tab > SYNC version, verify the vehicle SYNC software version. If the ve

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  • TSB #SSM 47167

    NHTSA ID #10137100

    • Date Announced: MARCH 19 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Various 2016-2017 vehicles with SYNC 3 may experience a touch screen that does not respond to any input. Using the Professional Technician Society (PTS) website > OASIS tab > SYNC version, verify the vehicle SYNC software version. If the ve

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  • TSB #SSM 47160

    NHTSA ID #10137096

    • Date Announced: MARCH 15 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2015-2017 MKC/MKZ, 2016-2017 MKX and 2017 Continental vehicles equipped with a Telematics Control Unit (TCU) built on or before 15-Aug-2017 may exhibit inoperative remote features via Lincoln Way Mobile app, incomplete user authorizati

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  • TSB #SSM 47159

    NHTSA ID #10137095

    • Date Announced: MARCH 15 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2016 MKC, MKX and MKZ vehicles built on or before 11/28/2015 and equipped with a TCU may exhibit an intermittent battery draw that can be isolated to the TCU, an inoperative MyLincoln Mobile app, a MyLincoln Mobile app deep sleep messa

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  • TSB #SSM 47041

    NHTSA ID #10140332

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 29 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Various 2016-2017 vehicles with SYNC 3 may experience a touch screen that does not respond to any input. Using the Professional Technician Society (PTS) website > OASIS tab > SYNC version, verify the vehicle SYNC software version. If the ve

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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 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 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 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 46723

    NHTSA ID #10115961

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

    Summary: Some 2015-2016 MKC vehicles without active park assist and built on or before 2/15/16 may exhibit steering column controls such as turn signals, radio controls, and low speed wipers being intermittently inoperative due to lack of communicat

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  • TSB #SSM 46724

    NHTSA ID #10115962

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

    Summary: Some 2015-2016 MKC vehicles equipped with active park assist may exhibit turn signals, steering wheel radio controls and low speed wipers being inoperative. The stability/traction control indicator lamp may also be illuminated with Diagnost

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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 46048

    NHTSA ID #10109054

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

    Summary: Some 2016-2017 Ford and Lincoln vehicles equipped with SYNC 3 may have DTCs U3000:04, B108E:12 and/or U1A00:87 present in the APIM. If these DTCs are present and no other symptoms are reported by the customer, then clear the DTCs and retest

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  • TSB #SSM 46022

    NHTSA ID #10092562

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 22 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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  • TSB #SSM 45968

    NHTSA ID #10092402

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 03 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SOME 2016 ESCAPE/MKC/FIESTA/F150/EXPEDITION/NAVIGATOR/MUSTANG /TRANSIT/FOCUS/C-MAX/MKX/TAURUS/MKS/FLEX/MKT/EDGE AND 2017 ESCAPE/EXPLORER/MKC/FUSION AND MKZ VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH SYNC 3 MIGHT EXHIBIT A BLANK SCREEN OR OTHER VARIOUS SYNC SYM

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  • TSB #SSM 45951

    NHTSA ID #10091447

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

    Summary: SOME 2015-2017 MKC VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH A DSP MODULE MAY EXHIBIT DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) B1A10, B1A11, B1045 AND/OR B13FD WITH NO OBSERVABLE AUDIO MALFUNCTION AFTER PERFORMING A DSP MODULE ON-DEMAND SELF TEST. IF ANY OF THESE DTCS

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  • TSB #SSM 45917

    NHTSA ID #10091230

    • Date Announced: JULY 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SOME 2016-2017 VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH SYNC 3 MAY EXPERIENCE THE FOLLOWING CONCERNS; THE GPS NOT TRACKING THE VEHICLE POSITION CORRECTLY, THE VEHICLE LOCATION ARROW ICON SPINNING IN CIRCLES ON THE NAVIGATION SCREEN OR A SPINNING COMPASS ON N

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  • TSB #SSM 45918

    NHTSA ID #10091267

    • Date Announced: JULY 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SOME 2016-2017 FORD/LINCOLN VEHICLES WITH SYNC 3 MAY SEE A NAVIGATION FAULT MESSAGE APPEAR ON THE MAP ON THE HOME SCREEN OR A SYSTEM LOCK UP WHEN THE PHONE IS CONNECTED. APPLINK MAYBE INOPERATIVE, OR THE SYSTEM MAY PERFORM RANDOM REBOOTS DU

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  • TSB #SSM 45916

    NHTSA ID #10091229

    • Date Announced: JULY 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SOME 2016 FORD AND LINCOLN VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH SYNC 3 AND NAVIGATION ALONG WITH A VALID PAID SUBSCRIPTION TO SIRIUS TRAVEL LINK MAY NOT DISPLAY SIRIUS TRAVEL LINK FUEL PRICES. REPLACING COMPONENTS WILL NOT RESOLVE THE CONDITION AND IS NO

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  • TSB #ASI-45174

    NHTSA ID #10074790

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

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:BATTERY

  • TSB #SSM 47070

    NHTSA ID #10136592

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 09 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: When connecting the Vehicle Communication Module (VCM) and Integrated Diagnostic System (IDS) or Ford Diagnosis and Repair System (FDRS) to the DLC located on the driver side under the steering column at the GWM, make sure that the ignition

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  • TSB #SSM 46998

    NHTSA ID #10140313

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 05 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2016-2018 MKC vehicles built on or before 20-Sep-2017 may exhibit a no crank condition due to a discharged battery from the Rear Gate Trunk Module (RGTM) keeping the vehicle network awake. This may occur after the vehicle has experienc

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  • 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 46129

    NHTSA ID #10090671

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

    Summary: SOME 2013-2016 FUSION/ESCAPE/MKT/FLEX/MKS/TAURUS, 2015-2016 MKZ/MKC/EDGE AND 2016 MKX VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT VARIOUS RADIO CONCERNS INCLUDING: SPEAKER STATIC WITH KEY-OFF, NO AUDIO AFTER VEHICLE IS FIRST STARTED WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:STARTER ASSEMBLY

  • TSB #SSM 46998

    NHTSA ID #10140313

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 05 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2016-2018 MKC vehicles built on or before 20-Sep-2017 may exhibit a no crank condition due to a discharged battery from the Rear Gate Trunk Module (RGTM) keeping the vehicle network awake. This may occur after the vehicle has experienc

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: SOFTWARE

  • TSB #SSM 47211

    NHTSA ID #10137126

    • Date Announced: APRIL 04 2018
    • 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 47041

    NHTSA ID #10140332

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 29 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Various 2016-2017 vehicles with SYNC 3 may experience a touch screen that does not respond to any input. Using the Professional Technician Society (PTS) website > OASIS tab > SYNC version, verify the vehicle SYNC software version. If the ve

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  • 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 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 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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  • TSB #SSM-45858

    NHTSA ID #10081006

    • Date Announced: JUNE 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 2015-2016 MKC - WITHOUT ACTIVE PARK ASSIST INTERMITTENTLY INOPERATIVE STEERING COLUMN CONTROLS BUILT ON OR BEFORE 2/15/2016

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  • TSB #SSM-45859

    NHTSA ID #10081007

    • Date Announced: JUNE 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 2015-2016 MKC - ACTIVE PARK ASSIST INOPERATIVE STEERING COLUMN CONTROLS WITH STABILITY/TRACTION CONTROL LAMP ILLUMINATED WITH DTC U0131

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  • TSB #SSM-45821

    NHTSA ID #10078990

    • Date Announced: MAY 13 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SIRI EYES FREE FUNCTIONAL ISSUES USING BLUETOOTH AND APPLE IOS 9.2 AND 9.2.1

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VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES:EXTERIOR

  • TSB #SSM 45972

    NHTSA ID #10092403

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 04 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SOME 2015-2016 MKC VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH MEMORY MIRRORS BUILT ON OR BEFORE 12/7/2015 MAY EXPERIENCE A RATCHETING/CLICKING NOISE FROM THE EXTERIOR MIRROR(S)GLASS WHEN ONE OR MORE OF THE FOLLOWING ACTIONS OCCUR: VEHICLE UNLOCKED, VEHICLE FIR

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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:FRAME AND MEMBERS

  • TSB #SSM-45837

    NHTSA ID #10078993

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

    Summary: SQUEAKING/CREAKING NOISE LEFT REAR - BODY FLEX OR TWIST CONDITIONS: LOW SPEED TURNS, OVER BUMPS AND TURNS INTO DRIVEWAYS WITH INCLINES

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  • TSB #SSM-45797

    NHTSA ID #10078979

    • Date Announced: MAY 04 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: DRIVE MINIMUM 15 MILES BEFORE DIAGNOSING TIRE VIBRATIONS

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STRUCTURE:BODY

  • TSB #SSM 46104

    NHTSA ID #10109081

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

    Summary: 2015-2017 Lincoln MKC is equipped with satin chrome front grille and roof moldings. If they require cleaning due to stains, water spotting, or discoloring do not use Motorcraft Custom Bright Metal Cleaner which is used for bright chrome com

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STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

  • TSB #ASI-45174

    NHTSA ID #10074790

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

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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STRUCTURE:BODY:HATCHBACK/LIFTGATE

  • TSB #SSM 47430

    NHTSA ID #10144219

    • Date Announced: JULY 26 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: If a trailer hitch receiver is installed on a 2013-2018 Escape or 2015-2019 MKC vehicle equipped with a hands-free liftgate, the hands-free liftgate function will become inoperative. Hands-free liftgate function can be restored by replacing

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  • TSB #SSM 46998

    NHTSA ID #10138514

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 05 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2016-2018 MKC vehicles built on or before 20-Sep-2017 may exhibit a no crank condition due to a discharged battery from the Rear Gate Trunk Module (RGTM) keeping the vehicle network awake. This may occur after the vehicle has experienc

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  • TSB #SSM 46998

    NHTSA ID #10140313

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 05 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2016-2018 MKC vehicles built on or before 20-Sep-2017 may exhibit a no crank condition due to a discharged battery from the Rear Gate Trunk Module (RGTM) keeping the vehicle network awake. This may occur after the vehicle has experienc

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  • TSB #SSM-45838

    NHTSA ID #10079006

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 31 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: INOPERATIVE HANDS-FREE LIFTGATE AFTER ADDITION OF TRAILER HITCH

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LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:HATCHBACK/LIFTGATE:LOCK

  • TSB #SSM 47430

    NHTSA ID #10144219

    • Date Announced: JULY 26 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: If a trailer hitch receiver is installed on a 2013-2018 Escape or 2015-2019 MKC vehicle equipped with a hands-free liftgate, the hands-free liftgate function will become inoperative. Hands-free liftgate function can be restored by replacing

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TIRES

  • TSB #SSM-45797

    NHTSA ID #10078979

    • Date Announced: MAY 04 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: DRIVE MINIMUM 15 MILES BEFORE DIAGNOSING TIRE VIBRATIONS

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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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TRAILER HITCHES

  • TSB #SSM 47430

    NHTSA ID #10144219

    • Date Announced: JULY 26 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: If a trailer hitch receiver is installed on a 2013-2018 Escape or 2015-2019 MKC vehicle equipped with a hands-free liftgate, the hands-free liftgate function will become inoperative. Hands-free liftgate function can be restored by replacing

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  • TSB #SSM-45838

    NHTSA ID #10079006

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 31 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: INOPERATIVE HANDS-FREE LIFTGATE AFTER ADDITION OF TRAILER HITCH

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ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL

  • TSB #SSM-45859

    NHTSA ID #10081007

    • Date Announced: JUNE 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 2015-2016 MKC - ACTIVE PARK ASSIST INOPERATIVE STEERING COLUMN CONTROLS WITH STABILITY/TRACTION CONTROL LAMP ILLUMINATED WITH DTC U0131

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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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BACK OVER PREVENTION: CAMERA SYSTEM

  • TSB #TSB 17-2068

    NHTSA ID #10109001

    • Date Announced: APRIL 18 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2016-2017 Edge, Escape, Expedition, Fiesta, Flex, MKC, MKT, MKX, Mustang, Navigator and Taurus or 2017 Explorer and Super Duty vehicles equipped with SYNC 3 and built on 1-Jul-2015 and through 31-Dec-2016 may exhibit a SYNC display mes

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EQUIPMENT

  • TSB #SSM 47392

    NHTSA ID #10143107

    • Date Announced: JUNE 29 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 2015-2019 MKC vehicles are equipped with a satin chrome front grille and roof moldings. If they require cleaning due to stains, water spotting, or discoloring do not use Motorcraft Custom Bright Metal Cleaner which is used for bright chrome

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  • TSB #SSM 47380

    NHTSA ID #10143103

    • Date Announced: JUNE 22 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2016-2018 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 47379

    NHTSA ID #10143102

    • Date Announced: JUNE 22 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Various 2016-2018 vehicles with SYNC 3 may experience a touch screen that does not respond to any input. Using the Professional Technician Society (PTS) website > OASIS tab > SYNC version, verify the vehicle SYNC software version. If the ve

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  • TSB #SSM 47201

    NHTSA ID #10137113

    • Date Announced: MARCH 30 2018
    • 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 47041

    NHTSA ID #10140332

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 29 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Various 2016-2017 vehicles with SYNC 3 may experience a touch screen that does not respond to any input. Using the Professional Technician Society (PTS) website > OASIS tab > SYNC version, verify the vehicle SYNC software version. If the ve

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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 #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 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 46155

    NHTSA ID #10091124

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

    Summary: SOME 2015-2017 MKC, 2016 MKX, AND 2016-2017 MKZ VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH A TELEMATICS CONTROL UNIT (TCU) BUILT ON OR BEFORE 19-OCT-2016 MAY EXHIBIT LOSS OF FUNCTIONALITY OF REMOTE FEATURES VIA THE MYLINCOLN MOBILE APPLICATION. TO CORRECT THE

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  • TSB #SSM 45972

    NHTSA ID #10092403

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 04 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SOME 2015-2016 MKC VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH MEMORY MIRRORS BUILT ON OR BEFORE 12/7/2015 MAY EXPERIENCE A RATCHETING/CLICKING NOISE FROM THE EXTERIOR MIRROR(S)GLASS WHEN ONE OR MORE OF THE FOLLOWING ACTIONS OCCUR: VEHICLE UNLOCKED, VEHICLE FIR

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  • TSB #SSM 45951

    NHTSA ID #10091447

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

    Summary: SOME 2015-2017 MKC VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH A DSP MODULE MAY EXHIBIT DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) B1A10, B1A11, B1045 AND/OR B13FD WITH NO OBSERVABLE AUDIO MALFUNCTION AFTER PERFORMING A DSP MODULE ON-DEMAND SELF TEST. IF ANY OF THESE DTCS

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  • TSB #SSM 45916

    NHTSA ID #10091229

    • Date Announced: JULY 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SOME 2016 FORD AND LINCOLN VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH SYNC 3 AND NAVIGATION ALONG WITH A VALID PAID SUBSCRIPTION TO SIRIUS TRAVEL LINK MAY NOT DISPLAY SIRIUS TRAVEL LINK FUEL PRICES. REPLACING COMPONENTS WILL NOT RESOLVE THE CONDITION AND IS NO

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  • TSB #SSM 45918

    NHTSA ID #10091267

    • Date Announced: JULY 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SOME 2016-2017 FORD/LINCOLN VEHICLES WITH SYNC 3 MAY SEE A NAVIGATION FAULT MESSAGE APPEAR ON THE MAP ON THE HOME SCREEN OR A SYSTEM LOCK UP WHEN THE PHONE IS CONNECTED. APPLINK MAYBE INOPERATIVE, OR THE SYSTEM MAY PERFORM RANDOM REBOOTS DU

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  • TSB #SSM-45837

    NHTSA ID #10078993

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

    Summary: SQUEAKING/CREAKING NOISE LEFT REAR - BODY FLEX OR TWIST CONDITIONS: LOW SPEED TURNS, OVER BUMPS AND TURNS INTO DRIVEWAYS WITH INCLINES

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EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

  • TSB #SSM 47100

    NHTSA ID #10136611

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 21 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2016-2018 Ford and Lincoln Vehicle equipped with SYNC 3 and connected to an iPhone recently upgraded to iOS 11.2.5 may exhibit a concern where USB Audio playback and App Link applications will not function properly. This may also inclu

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  • TSB #SSM 47041

    NHTSA ID #10138533

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 29 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Various 2016-2017 vehicles with SYNC 3 may experience a touch screen that does not respond to any input. Using the Professional Technician Society (PTS) website > OASIS tab > SYNC version, verify the vehicle SYNC software version. If the ve

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  • TSB #SSM 47041

    NHTSA ID #10140332

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 29 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Various 2016-2017 vehicles with SYNC 3 may experience a touch screen that does not respond to any input. Using the Professional Technician Society (PTS) website > OASIS tab > SYNC version, verify the vehicle SYNC software version. If the ve

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  • TSB #SSM 46930

    NHTSA ID #10127417

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 22 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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  • 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 #TSB 17-2068

    NHTSA ID #10109001

    • Date Announced: APRIL 18 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2016-2017 Edge, Escape, Expedition, Fiesta, Flex, MKC, MKT, MKX, Mustang, Navigator and Taurus or 2017 Explorer and Super Duty vehicles equipped with SYNC 3 and built on 1-Jul-2015 and through 31-Dec-2016 may exhibit a SYNC display mes

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  • TSB #SSM 46105

    NHTSA ID #10109082

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

    Summary: Some 2015-2016 MKC, 2016 MKX, and 2016-2017 MKZ vehicles equipped with a Telematics Control Unit (TCU) built on or before 9-Aug-2016 may exhibit loss of functionality of remote features via the MyLincoln Mobile Application. To correct the c

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

  • TSB #SSM 47171

    NHTSA ID #10137102

    • Date Announced: MARCH 21 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2016-2018 Ford and Lincoln vehicles equipped with SYNC 3 and connected to an iPhone recently upgraded to iOS 11.2.5 may exhibit functional concerns where USB audio playback and App Link will not operate. This may also include, under ce

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  • TSB #SSM 47080

    NHTSA ID #10136597

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 14 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 2010-2018 various vehicles equipped with SYNC or SYNC 3 may not function when attempting to find or use the Spotify app via AppLink. As of an update released on 1/15/2018 Spotify will no longer be supporting their AppLink integration. No re

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  • TSB #SSM 46284

    NHTSA ID #10094762

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 22 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SOME CUSTOMERS WITH 2016 LINCOLN VEHICLES (EXCLUDING LINCOLN MKX) EQUIPPED WITH SYNC 3 VERSION 1.0 OR 1.1 MAY REQUEST AN UPGRADE TO THEIR SYNC SYSTEM FOR APPLE CARPLAY OR ANDROID AUTO FUNCTIONALITY. THIS UPGRADE REQUIRES SYNC 3 VERSION 2.2

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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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  • TSB #SSM 46105

    NHTSA ID #10109082

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

    Summary: Some 2015-2016 MKC, 2016 MKX, and 2016-2017 MKZ vehicles equipped with a Telematics Control Unit (TCU) built on or before 9-Aug-2016 may exhibit loss of functionality of remote features via the MyLincoln Mobile Application. To correct the c

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  • TSB #SSM 45917

    NHTSA ID #10091230

    • Date Announced: JULY 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SOME 2016-2017 VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH SYNC 3 MAY EXPERIENCE THE FOLLOWING CONCERNS; THE GPS NOT TRACKING THE VEHICLE POSITION CORRECTLY, THE VEHICLE LOCATION ARROW ICON SPINNING IN CIRCLES ON THE NAVIGATION SCREEN OR A SPINNING COMPASS ON N

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EQUIPMENT:AIR CONDITIONER

  • TSB #SSM 46792

    NHTSA ID #10119663

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2015-2018 MKC vehicles equipped with a AC power outlet socket may exhibit a condition with the assembly door becoming disconnected, jammed or locked closed. If the door is disconnected, re-install the end cap and door. Refer to updated

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  • TSB #SSM-45868

    NHTSA ID #10081012

    • Date Announced: JUNE 07 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 2016-2017 ESCAPE/MKC - LACK OF A/C COOLING DURING PDI CHECK

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  • 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 #SSM-45810

    NHTSA ID #10078985

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

    Summary: A/C COMPRESSOR LOCKUP - VEHICLES IN STORAGE OR USED INFREQUENTLY

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  • TSB #ASI-45183

    NHTSA ID #10074785

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

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

  • 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-45809

    NHTSA ID #10078984

    • Date Announced: MAY 09 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SYNC 3 ACCESSORY PROTOCOL INTERFACE MODULE (APIM) DTCS U3000 OR B108E OR U1A00

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EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE

  • TSB #SSM 47392

    NHTSA ID #10143107

    • Date Announced: JUNE 29 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 2015-2019 MKC vehicles are equipped with a satin chrome front grille and roof moldings. If they require cleaning due to stains, water spotting, or discoloring do not use Motorcraft Custom Bright Metal Cleaner which is used for bright chrome

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  • TSB #SSM 47380

    NHTSA ID #10143103

    • Date Announced: JUNE 22 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2016-2018 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 46703

    NHTSA ID #10115953

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

    Summary: Some 2013-2017 Edge/MKX/Escape/MKC/Fusion/MKZ/Flex/MKT/Mondeo/Kuga/EcoSport AWD vehicles where diagnosis leads to a RDU clutch issue, a rear drive unit (RDU) service kit is available. Use the vehicle identification number (VIN) in the parts

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FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM (PWS)

  • TSB #16-0045

    NHTSA ID #10075275

    • Date Announced: MARCH 17 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 2.0L ECOBOOST - FUEL ODOR ISSUE Some 2013-2016 Escape, 2015-2016 MKC vehicles built on or before 12/15/2015, 2013-2016 Fusion, MKZ, 2013-2015 Explorer, 2013-2014 Focus ST and Edge vehicles equipped with 2.0L EcoBoost engines may exh

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