TSB List for the 2013 Lincoln MKZ

Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs) for the 2013 MKZ are official communications between Lincoln & their dealerships that describe processes for troubleshooting or fixing certain common problems. All vehicle manufacturers are required by U.S. law to make their TSBs available to the public.

  • STEERING
  • STEERING: STEERING WHEEL/HANDLE BAR
  • STEERING:COLUMN
  • STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM
  • BRAKES (PWS)
  • SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK
  • SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE
  • SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:ABS WARNING LIGHT
  • ENGINE (PWS)
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:BELTS AND ASSOCIATED PULLEYS
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:TURBO/SUPERCHARGER
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:DIESEL
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:OTHER FUEL TYPES:TURBO/SUPERCHARGER
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:RADIATOR ASSEMBLY
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:FAN
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:HOSES/LINES/PIPING/FITTINGS
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CRANKCASE (PCV)
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:GAS RECIRCULATION VALVE (EGR VALVE)
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CATALYTIC CONVERTOR
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:MANIFOLD/HEADER/MUFFLER/TAIL PIPE
  • FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
  • FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
  • FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY:FILLER PIPE AND CAP
  • FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:STORAGE:FUEL GAUGE SYSTEM
  • POWER TRAIN
  • POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
  • POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)
  • POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:GEAR POSITION INDICATION (PRNDL)
  • POWER TRAIN:TRANSFER CASE (4-WHEEL DRIVE)
  • POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE
  • POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY
  • POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY:AXLE SHAFT:SEAL
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:STARTER ASSEMBLY
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER/PANEL
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE
  • EXTERIOR LIGHTING
  • LIGHTING (PWS)
  • EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
  • EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:SWITCH
  • VISIBILITY
  • VISIBILITY:GLASS, SIDE/REAR
  • VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS
  • VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES:EXTERIOR
  • VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER/HVAC SYSTEM:WINDSHIELD:ELECTRICAL HEATING ELEMENT
  • SEAT BELTS
  • SEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR
  • SEAT BELTS:REAR/OTHER:BUCKLE ASSEMBLY
  • STRUCTURE
  • STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS:UNDERBODY SHIELDS
  • STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
  • STRUCTURE:BODY:TRUNK LID
  • SEATS
  • SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:POWER ADJUST
  • ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL
  • ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL:AUTOMATIC (ASC)
  • FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE: ADAPTIVE CRUISE CONTROL
  • LANE DEPARTURE: BLIND SPOT DETECTION
  • BACK OVER PREVENTION: CAMERA SYSTEM
  • EQUIPMENT
  • EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL
  • EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.
  • EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL
  • EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY
  • EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER
  • STEERING

    • TSB #SSM 47638

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10152466

      2013-2019 vehicles equipped with a LKS system with customer complaints of steering wheel vibration, steering pull or vehicle drift may be due to an alert and/or steering aid input from the LKS. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 47489

      Date Announced:
      AUG 24, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10144947

      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 ... Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 46210

      Date Announced:
      NOV 17, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10095995

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 46118

      Date Announced:
      OCT 10, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10090662

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 46022

      Date Announced:
      AUG 22, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10092562

      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. Read More »

    STEERING: STEERING WHEEL/HANDLE BAR

    • TSB #SSM 47638

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10152466

      2013-2019 vehicles equipped with a LKS system with customer complaints of steering wheel vibration, steering pull or vehicle drift may be due to an alert and/or steering aid input from the LKS. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-14-0081

      Date Announced:
      APR 24, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10056252

      LINCOLN: THE HEATED STEERING WHEEL MODULE (HSWM) PASSES NETWORK TEST, BUT FAILS ON DEMAND SELF TEST WHEN HEATED STEERING WHEEL FUNCTION FAILS TO OPERATE PROPERLY. MODEL 2013-2014 MKZ. Read More »

    • TSB #ASI-44418

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10055639

      LINCOLN: AFTER A MODULE PROGRAMMING PROCEDURE IS DONE, THE HEATED STEERING WHEEL WOULD BE INOPERATIVE AND WOULD NEED VERIFICATION THE HEATED STEERING WHEEL MODULE (HSWM) PASSES A SELF TEST. MODEL 2013-2014 MKZ. Read More »

    STEERING:COLUMN

    • TSB #SSM-45861

      Date Announced:
      JUN 02, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10081009

      STEERING COLUMN CONTROLS INOPERATIVE WITH POSSIBLE U0212 - BUILT ON OR BEFORE 3/20/2015 Read More »

    • TSB #45012

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10058226

      FORD FUSION/MKZ, 2015 MKC, 2015 MUSTANG- BULLETIN REGARDING INTERMITTENTLY, THE STEERING COLUMN CONTROLS FAILS WITH POSSIBLE UO212 IN MULTIPLE MODULES. *LJ Read More »

    STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM

    • TSB #ASI-44701

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10057863

      FORD/LINCOLN: POWER STEERING CONTROL MODULE (PSCM) IS EXHIBITING U0415 DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC), BUT CLEARS AND SHORT TIME LATER, RETURNS. MODEL 2013-15 FUSION, MKZ. *PE Read More »

    BRAKES (PWS)

    • TSB #SSM 46132

      Date Announced:
      OCT 17, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10090681

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 46132

      Date Announced:
      OCT 17, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10091151

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #ASI-44195

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10054343

      FORD: POWERTRAIN/TRANSAXLE WHINE, THUMPING OR CLUNKING OR TIPPING IN OR OUT OF THROTTLE OR A TACTILE VIBRATION, WHENEVER BRAKING IS DUE TO FOREIGN OBJECT LODGED IN POWERTRAIN MOUNTS. MODEL 2013 C-MAX, 2013-2014 FUSION, MKZ. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-13-5-21

      Date Announced:
      MAY 20, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053005

      LINCOLN/FORD: BRAKE PEDAL IS SENSITIVE AND GRABBY OR A REVERSE 2-3 SECOND TRANSMISSION DELAY ENGAGEMENT DUE START ASSIST FEATURE ACTIVATING. MODELS 2013 C-MAX, FUSION, MKZ. *PE Read More »

    SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK

    • TSB #TSB-13-5-22

      Date Announced:
      MAY 20, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053006

      FORD/LINCOLN: DURING COLD AMBIENT TEMPERATURES, SOME HYBRID/ENERGI VEHICLES WILL EXPERIENCE ILLUMINATION OF ANTI LOCK BRAKE SYSTEMS (ABS) AND STABILITY CONTROL INDICATORS, AFTER TURNING ON IGNITION. MODELS 2013 C-MAX, FUSION, MKZ. Read More »

    SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE

    • TSB #TSB-13-5-22

      Date Announced:
      MAY 20, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053006

      FORD/LINCOLN: DURING COLD AMBIENT TEMPERATURES, SOME HYBRID/ENERGI VEHICLES WILL EXPERIENCE ILLUMINATION OF ANTI LOCK BRAKE SYSTEMS (ABS) AND STABILITY CONTROL INDICATORS, AFTER TURNING ON IGNITION. MODELS 2013 C-MAX, FUSION, MKZ. Read More »

    SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:ABS WARNING LIGHT

    • TSB #TSB-13-5-22

      Date Announced:
      MAY 20, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053006

      FORD/LINCOLN: DURING COLD AMBIENT TEMPERATURES, SOME HYBRID/ENERGI VEHICLES WILL EXPERIENCE ILLUMINATION OF ANTI LOCK BRAKE SYSTEMS (ABS) AND STABILITY CONTROL INDICATORS, AFTER TURNING ON IGNITION. MODELS 2013 C-MAX, FUSION, MKZ. Read More »

    ENGINE (PWS)

    • TSB #SSM 47948

      Date Announced:
      APR 26, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10159494

      SSM 47948 - 2010-2019 Various Vehicles - Turbocharged Engines - Oil Supply Filter Replacement When Replacing The Turbocharger Or The Turbocharger Oil Supply Tube For 2010-2019 vehicles equipped with turbocharged engines, when diagnosing ... Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 47790

      Date Announced:
      FEB 06, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10156874

      Some 2013-2019 Fusion/MKZ and 2013-2018 C-Max vehicles with 2.0L HEV/PHEV engine may exhibit multiple drivability or electrical concerns with one or more diagnostic trouble codes, being the most common P26C3, P26CA, P26D0, P2800, P2802, ... Read More »

    • TSB #TSB 18-2255

      Date Announced:
      AUG 23, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10144919

      Some 2013-2018 Escape vehicles equipped with 1.5L/1.6L/2.0L EcoBoost, 2013-2018 Fusion vehicles equipped with 2.0L/2.7L EcoBoost, 2013-2018 MKZ vehicles equipped with 2.0L EcoBoost, 2017-18 MKZ vehicles equipped with 3. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 47000

      Date Announced:
      JAN 08, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140315

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 46295

      Date Announced:
      JAN 10, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10095154

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 46085

      Date Announced:
      SEP 21, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10109070

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #16-0031

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10075261

      ISSUE Some 2013-2014 Focus ST, Fusion, Escape and MKZ vehicles equipped with a 2.0L gasoline turbocharged direct injection (GTDI) engine and built on 9/1/2012 and through 8/1/2013 may exhibit an illuminated malfunction indicator lamp ... Read More »

    • TSB #TSB16-0101

      Date Announced:
      JUL 27, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10091223

      SOME 2013-2014 FOCUS ST, FUSION, ESCAPE AND VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH A 2.0L GASOLINE TURBOCHARGED DIRECT INJECTION (GTDI) ENGINE AND BUILT ON 9/1/2012 AND THROUGH 8/1/2013 MAY EXHIBIT AN ILLUMINATED MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) WITH ... Read More »

    • TSB #ASI-45161

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10074788

      SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-14-0129

      Date Announced:
      JUL 15, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10056662

      FORD/LINCOLN: DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) P0132, P0135, P0030, P2243, P2251 ARE STORED IN POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULE (PCM) MEMORY AND CAUSES MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) TO ILLUMINATE. MODEL 2013 ESCAPE, FUSION, MKZ. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-14-0086

      Date Announced:
      APR 25, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10056377

      FORD/LINCOLN: WHEN HEADLAMP SWITCH IS IN AUTOLAMP POSITION, AFTER ENGINE START UP, THE AMBIENT LIGHTING IS INOPERATIVE, INTERMITTENTLY AND BODY CONTROL MODULE (BCM) NEEDS REPROGRAMMING TO LATEST CALIBRATION. MODEL 2013-2014 FUSION, MKZ. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-13-11-1

      Date Announced:
      JAN 13, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10054328

      LINCOLN/FORD: SOME VEHICLES WOULD EXPERIENCE DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) U0284, THE ILLUMINATION OF EITHER THE ENGINE LAMP OR WRENCH DISPLAY. MODEL 2013 MKZ, FUSION. *PE UPDATED 3/12/14. Read More »

    • TSB #ASI-44339

      Date Announced:
      DEC 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10054810

      FORD/LINCOLN: THE WRENCH LAMP (HYBRIDS) OR SERVICE ENGINE SOON LAMP (ENERGI) WILL ILLUMINATE WHEN USING ENGINE BLOCK HEATER AND LAMPS TURN OFF WITHIN NO MORE THAN THREE DRIVE CYCLES AFTER UNPLUGGING ENGINE BLOCK HEATER. Read More »

    • TSB #ASI-44315

      Date Announced:
      DEC 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10054975

      FORD: DUE TO FUEL VAPOR LINE NOT BEING CONNECTED PROPERLY (FULLY SEATED) TO UNDERSIDE OF FUEL DELIVER MODULE (FDM), WHICH LEADS TO CARBON CANISTER SATURATED WITH LIQUID FUEL AND A FUEL ODOR, SLOW FILL, OR HESITATION OR STUMBLE, OCCURS ... Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-13-6-22

      Date Announced:
      JUN 18, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053476

      LINCOLN\FORD: CHECK ENGINE LAMP AND/OR WRENCH LAMP ILLUMINATES AND ACCOMPANIED BY VARIOUS DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES, ON SOME VEHICLES. MODELS 2013 MKZ, C-MAX, FUSION. *PE Read More »

    • TSB #CSP-13B05

      Date Announced:
      JUN 17, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053420

      LINCOLN: SEE DOCUMENT SEARCH BUTTON FOR OWNER LETTER. THE ENGINE BLOCK HEATER AND CABLE, ON SOME VEHICLES, ARE STANDARD EQUIPMENT FOR COLD WEATHER STATES, BUT WAS NOT INSTALLED AT THE PLANT, AND WOULD NEED TO BE PERFORMED ON ALL ... Read More »

    • TSB #ASI-32272

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053448

      LINCOLN/FORD: AS A RESULT OF PERFORMING KEY ON ENGINE OFF (KOEO) SELF TEST, ON SOME VEHICLES, A PENDING DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE P0053/P0054 (HEGO HEATER CODE), MAY BE SET. MODELS 2013 C-MAX, FUSION, MKZ HYBRID/ENERGI. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-13-5-26

      Date Announced:
      MAY 27, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053273

      LINCOLN: DUE TO A CRANK NO START, ON SOME VEHICLES, SYMPTOMS OF VARIOUS DRIVABILITY MAY BE EXHIBIT, WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) U0109, IN POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULE (PCM). MODEL 2013 MKZ. Read More »

    • TSB #SB-32167-70

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10052191

      FORD/LINCOLN/MERCURY: SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE AN ILLUMINATED MIL OR SAFETY STOP NOW MESSAGE, OR A NO START CONDITION OR POSSIBLE MISFIRE OR ROUGHNESS AT IDLING THROUGH 2000RPM OR A LACK OF ACCELERATION. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

    • TSB #SSM 49210

      Date Announced:
      SEP 25, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10180428

      Some 2009-2020 Ford and Lincoln vehicles equipped with turbochargers may exhibit an oil leak from the turbocharger oil supply or return tubes, O-rings or 6.7L pedestal gasket. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 47230

      Date Announced:
      APR 11, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10137131

      Some 2007-2016 Edge/MKX/Flex/MKT/MKZ/MKS/Taurus/Police Interceptor Sedan/Explorer/Police Interceptor Utility vehicles equipped with AWD and built on or before 30-Jun-2016 may exhibit a propane or natural gas odor during idle or low speed ... Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 47000

      Date Announced:
      JAN 08, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10138516

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 46522

      Date Announced:
      APR 12, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10109012

      2013-2017 Edge/MKX/Flex/MKT/MKZ/MKS/Taurus/Taurus Police/Explorer/Explorer Police/Continental vehicles equipped with a 3.5L or 3. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 46085

      Date Announced:
      SEP 21, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10109070

      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. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

    • TSB #SSM 46085

      Date Announced:
      SEP 21, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10109070

      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. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE

    • TSB #SSM 46085

      Date Announced:
      SEP 21, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10109070

      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. Read More »

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

    • TSB #SSM 46085

      Date Announced:
      SEP 21, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10109070

      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. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:TURBO/SUPERCHARGER

    • TSB #SSM 47662

      Date Announced:
      NOV 14, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10152473

      For 2010-2019 vehicles equipped with turbocharged engines, when diagnosing and/or replacing turbo related concerns, all steps within the Workshop Manual (WSM) procedure must be followed including replacement of all mandatory discarded ... Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 46085

      Date Announced:
      SEP 21, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10109070

      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. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:DIESEL

    • TSB #SSM 46085

      Date Announced:
      SEP 21, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10109070

      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. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:OTHER FUEL TYPES:TURBO/SUPERCHARGER

    • TSB #SSM 46085

      Date Announced:
      SEP 21, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10109070

      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. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM

    • TSB #SSM 46085

      Date Announced:
      SEP 21, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10109070

      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. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:RADIATOR ASSEMBLY

    • TSB #SSM 46085

      Date Announced:
      SEP 21, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10109070

      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. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:FAN

    • TSB #SSM 46085

      Date Announced:
      SEP 21, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10109070

      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. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:HOSES/LINES/PIPING/FITTINGS

    • TSB #SSM 46085

      Date Announced:
      SEP 21, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10109070

      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. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

    • TSB #SSM 46085

      Date Announced:
      SEP 21, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10109070

      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. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL

    • TSB #SSM 46085

      Date Announced:
      SEP 21, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10109070

      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. Read More »

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

    • TSB #SSM 46085

      Date Announced:
      SEP 21, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10109070

      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. Read More »

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

    • TSB #SSM 46085

      Date Announced:
      SEP 21, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10109070

      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. Read More »

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

    • TSB #SSM 46085

      Date Announced:
      SEP 21, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10109070

      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. Read More »

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

    • TSB #SSM 46085

      Date Announced:
      SEP 21, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10109070

      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. Read More »

    FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

    • TSB #20M01

      Date Announced:
      MAR 30, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10173001

      In the affected vehicles, it may be possible that certain driving maneuvers can result in an overheated catalytic converter, catalyst degradation, and an illuminated malfunction indicator light (MIL) with diagnostic trouble codes (DTCs) ... Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 48397

      Date Announced:
      DEC 11, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169940

      Some 2013-2015 Fusion/MKZ/Escape/MKC with a 1.6L GTDI, 1.5L GTDI, or 2.0L GTDI may exhibit a lack of power, loss of power, or stall when placed in gear with DTCs P00C6, P0087, P008A, P008B, P018C, or P018D. Read More »

    FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY

    • TSB #TSB-14-0137

      Date Announced:
      JUL 31, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10056931

      LINCOLN/FORD: WHEN DOING MANEUVERS IN PARKING LOT, STOPPING, OR IDLING, A NOISE LIKE TAPPING, GURGLE, OR PERCOLATING CAN BE HEARD COMING FROM FUEL TANK AREA. MODEL 2013-14 FUSION, MKZ. *PE Read More »

    FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY:FILLER PIPE AND CAP

    • TSB #TSB-13-6-1

      Date Announced:
      JUN 03, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053045

      FORD/LINCOLN: SOME VEHICLES, WHEN STARTING TO ADD FUEL, THE FUEL FILLER NOZZLE WOULD SHUT OFF BEFORE 3.8L (1 GALLON) HAS BEEN ADDED. MODELS 2013 FUSION, MKZ. *PE Read More »

    FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:STORAGE:FUEL GAUGE SYSTEM

    • TSB #TSB-13-6-3

      Date Announced:
      JUN 04, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053064

      LINCOLN/FORD: ON SOME VEHICLES, THE FUEL TANK ACCEPTS ONLY 38 TO 45 LITERS (10 TO 12 GALLONS) OF FUEL, WITH FUEL GAUGE SHOWING EMPTY, AND/OR DISTANCE TO EMPTY 56 KILOMETERS (35 MILES). MODELS 2013 FUSION, MKZ. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN

    • TSB #TSB 20-2219

      Date Announced:
      JUN 30, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10177123

      Some 2013-2016 Fusion/MKZ/C-MAX vehicles equipped with an HF35 transmission and built on or before 15-Aug-2015 may exhibit a thumping/rubbing or grinding noise coming from the transmission. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB 19-2391

      Date Announced:
      JAN 10, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10170901

      Some 2013-2016 Fusion, MKZ and C-MAX vehicles equipped with an HF35 transmission and built on or before 15-Aug-2015 may exhibit a thumping/rubbing or grinding noise coming from the transmission. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 48397

      Date Announced:
      DEC 11, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169940

      Some 2013-2015 Fusion/MKZ/Escape/MKC with a 1.6L GTDI, 1.5L GTDI, or 2.0L GTDI may exhibit a lack of power, loss of power, or stall when placed in gear with DTCs P00C6, P0087, P008A, P008B, P018C, or P018D. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 47976

      Date Announced:
      MAY 10, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160931

      On vehicles equipped with an automatic transmission it is imperative that the converter pilot hub be greased with Motorcraft Multi-Purpose Grease Spray XL-5-A even if grease was not applied from the factory. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB 19-2017

      Date Announced:
      FEB 05, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10155548

      Some all-wheel drive (AWD) 2013-2018 Escape vehicles equipped with 1.5L/1.6L/2.0L EcoBoost/Fusion vehicles equipped with 2.0L/2.7L EcoBoost/MKZ vehicles equipped with 2.0L EcoBoost, 2017-18 MKZ vehicles equipped with 3. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB 19-2017

      Date Announced:
      FEB 05, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10156860

      Some all-wheel drive (AWD) 2013-2018 Escape vehicles equipped with 1.5L/1.6L/2.0L EcoBoost/Fusion vehicles equipped with 2.0L/2.7L EcoBoost/MKZ vehicles equipped with 2.0L EcoBoost, 2017-18 MKZ vehicles equipped with 3. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB 18-2328

      Date Announced:
      OCT 31, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148717

      Some 2013-2016 Fusion, MKZ and C-Max vehicles equipped with an HF35 transmission and built on or before 15-Aug-2015 may exhibit a thumping/rubbing or grinding noise coming from the transmission. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB 17-0039

      Date Announced:
      APR 13, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10108994

      Some 2013-2016 Fusion, MKZ and 2013-2016 C-Max vehicles equipped with an HF35 transmission and built on or before 15-Aug-2015 may exhibit a thumping/rubbing or grinding noise coming from the transmission. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB16-0105

      Date Announced:
      AUG 12, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10092366

      SOME 2013-2016 FUSION, MKZ, AND 2013-2015 C-MAX VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH AN HF35 TRANSMISSION AND BUILT ON OR BEFORE 8/15/2015 MAY EXHIBIT A THUMPING/RUBBING OR GRINDING NOISE COMING FROM THE TRANSMISSION. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 45926

      Date Announced:
      JUL 13, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10091272

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #16-0043

      Date Announced:
      MAR 15, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10075273

      6F35 TRANSMISSION - FLUID LEAK AT LEFT SIDE HALFSHAFT SEAL BUILT ON OR BEFORE 10/14/2013 ISSUE Some 2009-2014 Escape, 2009-2011 Mariner, 2010-2014 Fusion, 2010-2011 Milan, 2012-2014 Edge/Explorer, and 2013-2014 Taurus/MKT/MKZ vehicles ... Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

    • TSB #TSB 17-0039

      Date Announced:
      APR 13, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10108994

      Some 2013-2016 Fusion, MKZ and 2013-2016 C-Max vehicles equipped with an HF35 transmission and built on or before 15-Aug-2015 may exhibit a thumping/rubbing or grinding noise coming from the transmission. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-14-0176

      Date Announced:
      SEP 24, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10058111

      FORD/LINCOLN: NOISES COMING FROM TRANSMISSION LIKE GRINDING, RUBBING THUMPING AND PRESENT IN GEAR RANGES WHEN VEHICLE IS MOVING AND NOT PARK OR STATIONARY. MODEL 2013-C-MAX, FUSION, MKZ. *PE Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-14-0085

      Date Announced:
      APR 25, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10056375

      FORD/LINCOLN: THE DAMPER HOUSING TO TRANSMISSION CASE JOINT, THERE IS A FLUID LEAK CAUSED BY AN ADHERENCE RTV FAILURE. 2013 C-MAX, 2013-2014 FUSION, MKZ. *PE Read More »

    • TSB #ASI-44301

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10054557

      FORD/LINCOLN: DUE TO WEAR ON CASE BUSHING, SOME VEHICLES WILL HAVE A FLUID LEAK FROM THE HALF SHAFT SEAL ON THE LEFT HAND SIDE. MODEL 2013 ESCAPE, FUSION, EDGE, TAURUS, EXPLORER, MKT, MKZ. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-13-5-21

      Date Announced:
      MAY 20, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053005

      LINCOLN/FORD: BRAKE PEDAL IS SENSITIVE AND GRABBY OR A REVERSE 2-3 SECOND TRANSMISSION DELAY ENGAGEMENT DUE START ASSIST FEATURE ACTIVATING. MODELS 2013 C-MAX, FUSION, MKZ. *PE Read More »

    • TSB #ASI-32238

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053412

      FORD/LINCOLN: SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE, A SLIPPAGE DURING SHIFTING OR POSSIBLE CLUTCH DAMAGE MIGHT HAVE HYDRAULIC FLUID LEAK IN VALVE BODY. MODELS 2013 EDGE, MKX, FLEX, TAURUS, MKT, MKS, MKZ. Read More »

    • TSB #ASI-32216

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053415

      LINCOLN/FORD: DUE TO SEAL AND/OR BUSHING WEARING CAUSED BY HALFSHAFT SURFACE FINISH, ON SOME VEHICLES, TRANSMISSION MAY EXPERIENCE A LEAKAGE OF FLUID FROM LEFT HAND (LH) HALFSHAFT SEAL. Read More »

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

    • TSB #SSM 46900

      Date Announced:
      NOV 02, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10127405

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM-45815

      Date Announced:
      MAY 11, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10078988

      AIR CONDITIONING (A/C) INOPERATIVE - DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) P0645 Read More »

    • TSB #CSP-14N02

      Date Announced:
      AUG 26, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10056711

      FORD/LINCOLN: THERE IS AN EXTENDED WARRANTY COVERAGE FOR THE LOSS OF ABS SPEED SIGNAL RELATED COMMUNICATION THAT DISABLE OBDII SYSTEM MONITORS FOR PCM REPROGRAMMING. MODEL 2011-14 F-SUPER DUTY, ESCAPE, TAURUS, FUSION, MKT, MKZ. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-14-0129

      Date Announced:
      JUL 15, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10056662

      FORD/LINCOLN: DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) P0132, P0135, P0030, P2243, P2251 ARE STORED IN POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULE (PCM) MEMORY AND CAUSES MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) TO ILLUMINATE. MODEL 2013 ESCAPE, FUSION, MKZ. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-14-0106

      Date Announced:
      MAY 19, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10056140

      LINCOLN/FORD: ACCOMPANIED BY CMDTC P1A18, P1A19, P0AEE OR P0BCD, THE WRENCH LAMP (HYBRID) OR SERVICE ENGINE SOON LIGHT MAY ILLUMINATE AND THE POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULE (PCM) NEEDS TO BE REPROGRAM TO LATEST CALIBRATION. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-14-0074

      Date Announced:
      APR 11, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10055799

      FORD/LINCOLN: WHEN CAUSE OF ILLUMINATED MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) HAS BEEN REPAIRED, DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) P06B8, IN POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULE, WILL NOT BE CLEARED. MODEL 2013 C-MAX, FUSION, MKZ. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-14-0020

      Date Announced:
      JAN 20, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10055015

      LINCOLN/FORD: ON SOME VEHICLES, THE ILLUMINATION OF THE WRENCH LAMP AND/OR RED TRIANGLE LAMP, THE CHECK ENGINE LAMP IS ACCOMPANIED WITH VARIOUS DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) AND SERVICE PROCEDURES UPDATES. MODEL 2013 C-MAX, FUSION, MKZ. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-13-6-16

      Date Announced:
      JUN 13, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053470

      LINCOLN/FORD: THE WRENCH LIGHT WILL ILLUMINATE WITH DTC P166A STORED IN POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULE (PCM), ON SOME VEHICLES, OR RECALL FUNCTION FOR MEMORY SEAT MAY BE INOPERATIVE DURING PASSIVE ENTRY. MODELS 2013 MKZ, FUSION. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-13-5-26

      Date Announced:
      MAY 27, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053273

      LINCOLN: DUE TO A CRANK NO START, ON SOME VEHICLES, SYMPTOMS OF VARIOUS DRIVABILITY MAY BE EXHIBIT, WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) U0109, IN POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULE (PCM). MODEL 2013 MKZ. Read More »

    • TSB #ASI-32210

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053362

      FORD/LINCOLN: DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) P1124 CAN BE RETRIEVED FROM POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULE (PCM), WHEN PERFORMING KEY ON ENGINE RUNNING (KOER) SELF TEST. MODELS 2013 C-MAX, FUSION, MKZ HYBRID/ENERGI. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:GEAR POSITION INDICATION (PRNDL)

    • TSB #ASI-44400

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10055640

      LINCOLN/FORD: ON SOME VEHICLES, THERE ARE NO UPSHIFT, ONLY REVERSE AND FIRST GEAR AVAILABLE, WHICH IS DUE TO A SOFTWARE DISCREPANCY. MODEL 2013-2014 ESCAPE, FUSION, EDGE, EXPLORER, TAURUS, MKT, MKZ. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:TRANSFER CASE (4-WHEEL DRIVE)

    • TSB #SSM 47000

      Date Announced:
      JAN 08, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140315

      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. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE

    • TSB #SSM 46412

      Date Announced:
      FEB 27, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10095858

      SOME 2007-2016 EDGE/MKX/FLEX/MKT/MKZ/MKS/TAURUS/TAURUS POLICE/EXPLORER/EXPLORER POLICE EQUIPPED WITH ALL WHEEL DRIVE (AWD) AND BUILT ON OR BEFORE 30-JUN-2016 MAY EXHIBIT A TICKING AND/OR KNOCKING NOISE COMING FROM THE DRIVELINE AREA. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY

    • TSB #SSM 46098

      Date Announced:
      SEP 29, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10109076

      2013-2017 Fusion, MKZ and C-Max Hybrid and Energi vehicles equipped with HF35 eCVT transaxles may have literature published that lists either a 2.56 or 2.57 axle ratio. For service and parts ordering purposes, both are the same. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY:AXLE SHAFT:SEAL

    • TSB #TSB 19-2017

      Date Announced:
      FEB 05, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10156860

      Some all-wheel drive (AWD) 2013-2018 Escape vehicles equipped with 1.5L/1.6L/2.0L EcoBoost/Fusion vehicles equipped with 2.0L/2.7L EcoBoost/MKZ vehicles equipped with 2.0L EcoBoost, 2017-18 MKZ vehicles equipped with 3. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

    • TSB #SSM 48858

      Date Announced:
      MAY 29, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10176123

      Some 2012-2020 Ford and Lincoln vehicles equipped with a TCU may exhibit an inoperative remote start with a 'Vehicle Failed To Start' message when using MyFord Mobile/Ford Pass/Lincoln Way mobile applications. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB 19-2390

      Date Announced:
      DEC 20, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169898

      Some 2015-2019 F-150, 2015-2020 Explorer, 2017-2019 F-Super Duty, 2017-2020 Continental, 2018-2020 Expedition/Navigator, 2016-2018 MKX, 2019-2020 Nautilus, 2020 Aviator/Corsair and 2013-2020 MKZ vehicles equipped with multi-contour seats ... Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 48406

      Date Announced:
      DEC 17, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169947

      Some 2013-2016 MKZ vehicles equipped with adaptive headlamps may exhibit a Check Headlamp System fault message in the instrument panel cluster (IPC) after installation of a new right headlamp. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 48263

      Date Announced:
      OCT 16, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10167230

      Some 2013-2016 MKZs vehicles with Adaptive Headlamps may exhibit a Check Headlamp System fault message in the instrument panel cluster (IPC) after one or both headlamps were replaced. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 48123

      Date Announced:
      AUG 07, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10164497

      For Ford and Lincoln vehicles that require positive or negative battery terminal replacement, it is not necessary to replace the complete battery cable harness (14300 and 14301) for this concern. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 48067

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163571

      Some 2013-2016 Fusion and MKZ vehicles may not have a valid 5 digit key code stored in the Ford key code retrieval system. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 47850

      Date Announced:
      APR 26, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10159489

      Some 2013-2019 vehicles equipped with a EVDC air conditioning (A/C) compressor may exhibit poor A/C performance/improper climate function and/or a diagnostic trouble code (DTC) P06A0 in the powertrain control module (PCM). Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 47790

      Date Announced:
      FEB 06, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10156874

      Some 2013-2019 Fusion/MKZ and 2013-2018 C-Max vehicles with 2.0L HEV/PHEV engine may exhibit multiple drivability or electrical concerns with one or more diagnostic trouble codes, being the most common P26C3, P26CA, P26D0, P2800, P2802, ... Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 47790

      Date Announced:
      FEB 06, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10155562

      Some 2013-2019 Fusion/MKZ and 2013-2018 C-Max vehicles with 2.0L HEV/PHEV engine may exhibit multiple drivability or electrical concerns with one or more diagnostic trouble codes, being the most common P26C3, P26CA, P26D0, P2800, P2802, ... Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 47649

      Date Announced:
      NOV 06, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10152468

      2013  2018 C-Max, Fusion, and MKZ Hybrid vehicles using SOBDM-C module connectors do not require electrical/dielectric grease. If used it may induce module communication concerns. Codes present may be U0293 and a P0AA6. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 47635

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10152464

      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 ... Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 47129

      Date Announced:
      MAR 05, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10137084

      Some 2013-2017 C-MAX Energi, 2013-2018 Fusion Energi, 2013-2018 C-MAX/Fusion Hybrid/MKZ Hybrid may exhibit a no start with battery energy control module (BECM) diagnostic trouble code (DTC) P0AE5. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 46900

      Date Announced:
      NOV 02, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10127405

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #16-0031

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10075261

      ISSUE Some 2013-2014 Focus ST, Fusion, Escape and MKZ vehicles equipped with a 2.0L gasoline turbocharged direct injection (GTDI) engine and built on 9/1/2012 and through 8/1/2013 may exhibit an illuminated malfunction indicator lamp ... Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 46022

      Date Announced:
      AUG 22, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10092562

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB16-0101

      Date Announced:
      JUL 27, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10091223

      SOME 2013-2014 FOCUS ST, FUSION, ESCAPE AND VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH A 2.0L GASOLINE TURBOCHARGED DIRECT INJECTION (GTDI) ENGINE AND BUILT ON 9/1/2012 AND THROUGH 8/1/2013 MAY EXHIBIT AN ILLUMINATED MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) WITH ... Read More »

    • TSB #16-0075

      Date Announced:
      APR 25, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10183776

      Some 2013 Escape, 2013-2014 Fusion and MKZ vehicles built on or before 11/9/2013 may exhibit a hard start, no start and/or a loss of engine RPM after refueling. Read More »

    • TSB #16-0066

      Date Announced:
      APR 20, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10183767

      Some 2012-2016 vehicles equipped with a touchscreen navigation system and the language set to Arabic may exhibit a blank screen. Read More »

    • TSB #ASI-45158

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10074777

      SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE. Read More »

    • TSB #ASI-45177

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10074794

      SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE. Read More »

    • TSB #ASI-32298

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053460

      LINCOLN/FORD: DUE TO VARIOUS DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES, SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE ELECTRICAL CONCERNS OR VARIOUS DRIVABILITY ISSUES SUCH A POSSIBLE INTRUSION OF WATER IN CONNECTORS. MODELS 2013 C-MAX, FUSION/MKZ HYBRID/ENERGI. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-13-5-2

      Date Announced:
      MAY 03, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10052764

      LINCOLN/FORD: SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE A RED TRIANGLE OR WRENCH LAMP OR BOTH TO ILLUMINATE IN POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULE (PCM) AND/OR TRANSMISSION CONTROL MODULE (TCM). MODELS 2013 FUSION, MKZ. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY

    • TSB #SSM 47070

      Date Announced:
      FEB 09, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10136592

      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 ... Read More »

    • TSB #ASI-45157

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10074778

      SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-13-12-24

      Date Announced:
      JAN 08, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10054767

      FORD/LINCOLN: THERE IS A NO START CONDITION AND THE RED TRIANGLE LAMP WILL ILLUMINATE AND THE BATTERY ENERGY CONTROL MODULE (BECM) WILL NEED REPROGRAMMING TO LATEST CALIBRATION DUE TO STORAGE OF DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTC) P0ADC, ... Read More »

    • TSB #ASI-44214

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10054877

      FORD/LINCOLN: HIGH VOLTAGE BATTERY BAR IS EMPTY, CAUSING RED TRIANGLE WARNING LAMP TO ILLUMINATE AND SERVICING VEHICLE, BE AWARE THAT BATTERY IS USED TO CRANK COMBUSTION ENGINE FOR MAXIMUM OF 20 SECONDS AT TIME. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-13-5-1

      Date Announced:
      MAY 02, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10052740

      FORD/LINCOLN: WHEN VEHICLE IS OPERATED FOR SHORT DRIVE CYCLES, WITH MAXIMUM ELECTRICAL LOADS, AND LEFT UNATTENDED, THE 12-VOLT BATTERY FAILS TO MAINTAIN CHARGE OR BECOMES DISCHARGED, AFTER SEVERAL HOURS. MODELS 2013 C-MAX, FUSION, MKZ. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:STARTER ASSEMBLY

    • TSB #TSB-13-5-32

      Date Announced:
      MAY 30, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053343

      LINCOLN/FORD: THERE IS A PUSH BUTTON START ON SOME VEHICLES, THAT WOULD HAVE A NO CRANK/NO START WITH NO KEY DETECTED MESSAGE IN DISPLAY AND BOTH REMOTE CONTROL RKE FUNCTIONS ARE INOPERATIVE. MODELS 2013 FUSION, MKZ. Read More »

    • TSB #ASI-32233

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053357

      FORD: ON SOME VEHICLES, A NO CRANK OR NO START IS EXPERIENCE, WITH A NO KEY DETECTED MESSAGE. MODEL 2013 FUSION, MKZ. *PE Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER/PANEL

    • TSB #ASI-45143

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10058437

      LINCOLN/FORD: SOME VEHICLES, PARKED OVERNIGHT, WILL EXPERIENCE INTERIOR CONDENSATION ON WINDSHIELD OR WINDOWS AND NOT ABLE TO SELECT MENU CLIMATE CONTROL ITEMS OR INSTRUMENT CLUSTER WILL BE GRAYED OUT AND NEED TO BE REPROGRAM, WITH ... Read More »

    • TSB #ASI-44742

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10057742

      LINCOLN/FORD: ON SOME VEHICLES, THE INSTRUMENT PANEL CLUSTER (IPC) NEEDS REPLACING DUE TO PROGRAMMABLE MODULE INSTALLATION (PMI) NOT ABLE TO PERFORM. MODEL 2013-14 FUSION, MKZ, 2015 MKC. Read More »

    • TSB #ASI-44658

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10057732

      LINCOLN/FORD: AFTER A COLD START, THE INSTRUMENT CLUSTER IS EMITTING, INTERMITTENTLY, CHIMES INSTEAD OF AUDIO SYSTEM WHICH AFFECTS DOOR AJAR, PARKING BRAKE OR PARKING AID AND AUDIO CONTROL MODULE (ACM) NEEDS REPROGRAMMING TO LATEST ... Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-14-0106

      Date Announced:
      MAY 19, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10056140

      LINCOLN/FORD: ACCOMPANIED BY CMDTC P1A18, P1A19, P0AEE OR P0BCD, THE WRENCH LAMP (HYBRID) OR SERVICE ENGINE SOON LIGHT MAY ILLUMINATE AND THE POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULE (PCM) NEEDS TO BE REPROGRAM TO LATEST CALIBRATION. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-14-0089

      Date Announced:
      APR 28, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10056430

      FORD/LINCOLN: ACCOMPANIED BY THE CMDTCS P1A18, P1A19, P0AEE OR P0BCD, THE SERVICE ENGINE SOON LAMP (ENERGI) OR WRENCH LAMP (HYBRID) WILL ILLUMINATE ON SOME VEHICLES. MODEL 2013-2014 C-MAX, FUSION, MKZ. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-14-0009

      Date Announced:
      JAN 15, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10054921

      LINCOLN/FORD: SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE A FAULT WARNING MESSAGE DISPLAYED, WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) U049A-B6 OR U0501-86, IN INSTRUMENT CLUSTER. MODEL 2013 FUSION, MKZ. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-13-5-28

      Date Announced:
      MAY 27, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053275

      LINCOLN/FORD: COLD AIR BLOWING DURING REMOTE START EVENT IN CLIMATE CONTROL SYSTEM AND THE OPTION FOR DEFROST, IS NOT AVAILABLE IN INSTRUMENT CLUSTER SETTINGS OF REMOTE START MENU. MODELS 2013 FUSION, MKZ. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

    • TSB #SSM-45861

      Date Announced:
      JUN 02, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10081009

      STEERING COLUMN CONTROLS INOPERATIVE WITH POSSIBLE U0212 - BUILT ON OR BEFORE 3/20/2015 Read More »

    • TSB #SSM-45821

      Date Announced:
      MAY 13, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10078990

      SIRI EYES FREE FUNCTIONAL ISSUES USING BLUETOOTH AND APPLE IOS 9.2 AND 9.2.1 Read More »

    • TSB #ASI-45090

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10058434

      FORD/LINCOLN: ON SOME VEHICLES, AFTER MODULE PROGRAMMING PROCEDURE OR OTHER ROUTINE SERVICE HAS BEEN PERFORMED, THE MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP WOULD ILLUMINATE DUE TO VARIOUS RESETS OF MODULES. Read More »

    • TSB #ASI-45124

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10058445

      LINCOLN: ON SOME VEHICLES, A RECALIBRATION OF REAR GATE TRUNK MODULE (RGTM) WOULD CORRECT THE INTERMITTENT INOPERATIVE POWER DECKLID, BOUNCE BACK CONDITION OR BATTERY DRAW. MODEL 2013-16 MKZ. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-14-0175

      Date Announced:
      SEP 19, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10058110

      FORD/LINCOLN: THE AMBIENT LIGHTING ON LINCOLN (MYLINCOLN TOUCH) VEHICLES WILL DEFAULT TO WHITE AND ON FORD (MYFORD TOUCH) VEHICLES WILL DEFAULT TO ICE BLUE AFTER THE IGNITION SWITCH CYCLE. Read More »

    • TSB #ASI-44742

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10057742

      LINCOLN/FORD: ON SOME VEHICLES, THE INSTRUMENT PANEL CLUSTER (IPC) NEEDS REPLACING DUE TO PROGRAMMABLE MODULE INSTALLATION (PMI) NOT ABLE TO PERFORM. MODEL 2013-14 FUSION, MKZ, 2015 MKC. Read More »

    • TSB #CSP-14N02

      Date Announced:
      AUG 26, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10056711

      FORD/LINCOLN: THERE IS AN EXTENDED WARRANTY COVERAGE FOR THE LOSS OF ABS SPEED SIGNAL RELATED COMMUNICATION THAT DISABLE OBDII SYSTEM MONITORS FOR PCM REPROGRAMMING. MODEL 2011-14 F-SUPER DUTY, ESCAPE, TAURUS, FUSION, MKT, MKZ. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-14-0106

      Date Announced:
      MAY 19, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10056140

      LINCOLN/FORD: ACCOMPANIED BY CMDTC P1A18, P1A19, P0AEE OR P0BCD, THE WRENCH LAMP (HYBRID) OR SERVICE ENGINE SOON LIGHT MAY ILLUMINATE AND THE POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULE (PCM) NEEDS TO BE REPROGRAM TO LATEST CALIBRATION. Read More »

    • TSB #CSP-13B16

      Date Announced:
      MAY 14, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10056184

      LINCOLN/FORD: IN POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULE (PCM), THAT ALLOWS ANTI LOCK BRAKE SYSTEM (ABS) AND OUTPUT SHAFT SPEED SENSOR (OSS) SIGNAL FAULTS, A SOFTWARE ERROR HAS OCCUR AND DISABLED ON BOARD DIAGNOSTIC (OBD) MONITORS WITH NO ILLUMINATION ... Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-14-0089

      Date Announced:
      APR 28, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10056430

      FORD/LINCOLN: ACCOMPANIED BY THE CMDTCS P1A18, P1A19, P0AEE OR P0BCD, THE SERVICE ENGINE SOON LAMP (ENERGI) OR WRENCH LAMP (HYBRID) WILL ILLUMINATE ON SOME VEHICLES. MODEL 2013-2014 C-MAX, FUSION, MKZ. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-14-0020

      Date Announced:
      JAN 20, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10055015

      LINCOLN/FORD: ON SOME VEHICLES, THE ILLUMINATION OF THE WRENCH LAMP AND/OR RED TRIANGLE LAMP, THE CHECK ENGINE LAMP IS ACCOMPANIED WITH VARIOUS DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) AND SERVICE PROCEDURES UPDATES. MODEL 2013 C-MAX, FUSION, MKZ. Read More »

    EXTERIOR LIGHTING

    • TSB #SSM 48578

      Date Announced:
      FEB 24, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171963

      Some 2013-2016 MKZ vehicles equipped with adaptive headlamps may exhibit a Check Headlamp System fault message in the instrument panel cluster (IPC) after the right headlamp is replaced. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 48263

      Date Announced:
      OCT 16, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10167230

      Some 2013-2016 MKZs vehicles with Adaptive Headlamps may exhibit a Check Headlamp System fault message in the instrument panel cluster (IPC) after one or both headlamps were replaced. Read More »

    • TSB #ASI-44419

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10055626

      FORD/LINCOLN: AFTER ENGINE HAS STARTED UP, THE AMBIENT LIGHTS ARE NOT COMING ON, INTERMITTENTLY, WHEN IN AUTO LAMP POSITION AND HEADLAMPS ARE ON NORMALLY. MODEL 2013-2014 FUSION TITANIUM, MKZ. Read More »

    LIGHTING (PWS)

    • TSB #TSB-14-0175

      Date Announced:
      SEP 19, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10058110

      FORD/LINCOLN: THE AMBIENT LIGHTING ON LINCOLN (MYLINCOLN TOUCH) VEHICLES WILL DEFAULT TO WHITE AND ON FORD (MYFORD TOUCH) VEHICLES WILL DEFAULT TO ICE BLUE AFTER THE IGNITION SWITCH CYCLE. Read More »

    EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS

    • TSB #TSB-14-0086

      Date Announced:
      APR 25, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10056377

      FORD/LINCOLN: WHEN HEADLAMP SWITCH IS IN AUTOLAMP POSITION, AFTER ENGINE START UP, THE AMBIENT LIGHTING IS INOPERATIVE, INTERMITTENTLY AND BODY CONTROL MODULE (BCM) NEEDS REPROGRAMMING TO LATEST CALIBRATION. MODEL 2013-2014 FUSION, MKZ. Read More »

    EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:SWITCH

    • TSB #TSB-14-0128

      Date Announced:
      JUL 15, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10056615

      FORD/LINCOLN: SOME VEHICLES, AFTER ENGINE START UP, HAVE HEADLAMP SWITCH IN AN AUTO LAMP POSITION AND IS OPERATING INTERMITTENTLY. MODEL 2013-2014 FUSION, MKZ. *PE Read More »

    VISIBILITY

    • TSB #TSB 20-2386

      Date Announced:
      NOV 10, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10183418

      Some 2013-2020 MKZ vehicles may need the exterior rear view mirror replaced. The replacement exterior mirror will have different wiring than the originally equipped mirror. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 48130

      Date Announced:
      AUG 09, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10164508

      Some 2010-2020 vehicles may exhibit distorted glass with a subtle orange peel pattern or streaking etched into the surface. This is caused by hydrofluoric acid which is used in some car wash solutions as a cleaning agent. Read More »

    • TSB #17-2225

      Date Announced:
      NOV 09, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10127398

      Some 2013-2014 Fusion and 2013-2018 MKZ vehicles may exhibit unintended exterior mirror movement in wet weather conditions due to moisture in the exterior mirror connector. Follow the Service Procedure steps to correct the condition. Read More »

    VISIBILITY:GLASS, SIDE/REAR

    • TSB #SSM 48130

      Date Announced:
      AUG 09, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10164508

      Some 2010-2020 vehicles may exhibit distorted glass with a subtle orange peel pattern or streaking etched into the surface. This is caused by hydrofluoric acid which is used in some car wash solutions as a cleaning agent. Read More »

    VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS

    • TSB #44863

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10057834

      FORD: NO SERVICE ACTION IS RECOMMENDED FOR THIS CONDITION. PLEASE USE AT YOUR DISCRETION. VARIOUS 2010-2015 VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE A TURBULENCE NOISE, SIMILAR TO AN HELICOPTER NOISE, AT HIGHWAY SPEEDS WHEN THE REAR DOOR WINDOW(S) OR ... Read More »

    VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES:EXTERIOR

    • TSB #17-2225

      Date Announced:
      NOV 09, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10127398

      Some 2013-2014 Fusion and 2013-2018 MKZ vehicles may exhibit unintended exterior mirror movement in wet weather conditions due to moisture in the exterior mirror connector. Follow the Service Procedure steps to correct the condition. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB 17-2057

      Date Announced:
      APR 20, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10108997

      Some 2013-2014 Fusion and 2013-2017 MKZ vehicles may exhibit unintended exterior mirror movement in wet weather conditions due to moisture in the exterior mirror connector. Follow the Service Procedure steps to correct the condition. Read More »

    VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER/HVAC SYSTEM:WINDSHIELD:ELECTRICAL HEATING ELEMENT

    • TSB #ASI-45143

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10058437

      LINCOLN/FORD: SOME VEHICLES, PARKED OVERNIGHT, WILL EXPERIENCE INTERIOR CONDENSATION ON WINDSHIELD OR WINDOWS AND NOT ABLE TO SELECT MENU CLIMATE CONTROL ITEMS OR INSTRUMENT CLUSTER WILL BE GRAYED OUT AND NEED TO BE REPROGRAM, WITH ... Read More »

    SEAT BELTS

    • TSB #SSM 46102

      Date Announced:
      SEP 30, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10109079

      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. Read More »

    SEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR

    • TSB #SSM 46102

      Date Announced:
      SEP 30, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10109079

      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. Read More »

    SEAT BELTS:REAR/OTHER:BUCKLE ASSEMBLY

    • TSB #ASI-32292

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053450

      FORD/LINCOLN: THE 60/40 SPLIT REAR SEAT BACKREST, ON SOME VEHICLES, HAVE 60 PERCENT SECTION STUCK IN FOLDED DOWN POSITION, DUE TO REAR CENTER SAFETY BELT BUCKLED OVER EMPTY SEAT AND FOLDED DOWN. Read More »

    STRUCTURE

    • TSB #TSB 20-2233

      Date Announced:
      JUL 13, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10177863

      This article supersedes TSB 19-2026 to update the vehicle model years affected. Some 2000 and newer Ford/Lincoln/Mercury vehicles equipped with aluminum body panels may exhibit corrosion concerns appearing as bubbled and/or peeling paint ... Read More »

    • TSB #TSB 19-2026

      Date Announced:
      FEB 07, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10156863

      Some 2000 and newer Ford, Lincoln and Mercury vehicles equipped with aluminum body panels may exhibit corrosion concerns appearing as bubbled and/or peeling paint with or without accompanying white dust. Panel replacement is recommended. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB 19-2026

      Date Announced:
      FEB 07, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10155551

      Some 2000 and newer Ford, Lincoln and Mercury vehicles equipped with aluminum body panels may exhibit corrosion concerns appearing as bubbled and/or peeling paint with or without accompanying white dust. Panel replacement is recommended. Read More »

    STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS:UNDERBODY SHIELDS

    • TSB #TSB 20-2171

      Date Announced:
      MAY 18, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10175895

      Some 2013-2018 C-Max, 2013-2020 Escape/Fusion/MKZ, 2015-2018 Focus,2015-2019 MKC, 2015-2020 Edge/F150/Mustang, 2016-2018 MKX, 2016-2019 Explorer, 2017-2020 F-Super Duty, 2018-2020 EcoSport/Expedition, 2019-2020 Ranger/Nautilus vehicles ... Read More »

    STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

    • TSB #TSB-13-5-3

      Date Announced:
      MAY 14, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10052765

      FORD/LINCOLN: THE INTERIOR DOOR PANEL AREA WILL EXHIBIT A RATTLING NOISE, WHICH MAY BE ISOLATED, WHEN DRIVING OVER ANY ROUGH SURFACE. MODEL 2013 FUSION, MKZ. *PE Read More »

    STRUCTURE:BODY:TRUNK LID

    • TSB #TSB-13-12-19

      Date Announced:
      DEC 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10054718

      LINCOLN: AFTER VEHICLE HAS BEEN EXPOSED TO DIRECT SUNLIGHT, LUGGAGE COMPARTMENT LID'S LOWER MOULDING IS WARPING, UPWARD, IN THE CENTER AND INFORMATION IS PROVIDED REGARDING REPAIR. MODEL 2013 MKZ. Read More »

    SEATS

    • TSB #TSB 20-2171

      Date Announced:
      MAY 18, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10175895

      Some 2013-2018 C-Max, 2013-2020 Escape/Fusion/MKZ, 2015-2018 Focus,2015-2019 MKC, 2015-2020 Edge/F150/Mustang, 2016-2018 MKX, 2016-2019 Explorer, 2017-2020 F-Super Duty, 2018-2020 EcoSport/Expedition, 2019-2020 Ranger/Nautilus vehicles ... Read More »

    • TSB #TSB 19-2390

      Date Announced:
      DEC 20, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169898

      Some 2015-2019 F-150, 2015-2020 Explorer, 2017-2019 F-Super Duty, 2017-2020 Continental, 2018-2020 Expedition/Navigator, 2016-2018 MKX, 2019-2020 Nautilus, 2020 Aviator/Corsair and 2013-2020 MKZ vehicles equipped with multi-contour seats ... Read More »

    • TSB #TSB 19-2293

      Date Announced:
      SEP 27, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10165709

      Some 2015-2019 F-150/Explorer, 2017-2019 F-Super Duty/Continental, 2018-2019 Expedition/Navigator, 2016-2018 MKX, 2019 Nautilus, and 2013-2019 MKZ vehicles equipped with Multi-Contour seats may exhibit intermittent multi-contour seat ... Read More »

    • TSB #TSB 18-2361

      Date Announced:
      DEC 04, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153931

      Some 2013-2018 C-Max, 2013-2019 Escape/Fusion/MKZ, 2015-2018 Focus, 2015-2019 Edge/F150/MKC/Mustang, 2016-2018 MKX, 2016-2019 Explorer, 2017 Super Duty, 2018-2019 EcoSport/Expedition, and 2019 Nautilus vehicles may experience seat pan ... Read More »

    • TSB #ASI-44704

      Date Announced:
      DEC 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10057080

      FORD: WHEN MOVING POWER SEATS REARWARD OR FORWARD, GRINDING, SQUEALING, BINDING AND/OR A POPPING NOISE IS HEARD. *PE Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-13-6-16

      Date Announced:
      JUN 13, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053470

      LINCOLN/FORD: THE WRENCH LIGHT WILL ILLUMINATE WITH DTC P166A STORED IN POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULE (PCM), ON SOME VEHICLES, OR RECALL FUNCTION FOR MEMORY SEAT MAY BE INOPERATIVE DURING PASSIVE ENTRY. MODELS 2013 MKZ, FUSION. Read More »

    SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:POWER ADJUST

    • TSB #TSB 19-2293

      Date Announced:
      SEP 27, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10165709

      Some 2015-2019 F-150/Explorer, 2017-2019 F-Super Duty/Continental, 2018-2019 Expedition/Navigator, 2016-2018 MKX, 2019 Nautilus, and 2013-2019 MKZ vehicles equipped with Multi-Contour seats may exhibit intermittent multi-contour seat ... Read More »

    • TSB #ASI-45158

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10074777

      SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE. Read More »

    ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL

    • TSB #TSB-13-5-22

      Date Announced:
      MAY 20, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053006

      FORD/LINCOLN: DURING COLD AMBIENT TEMPERATURES, SOME HYBRID/ENERGI VEHICLES WILL EXPERIENCE ILLUMINATION OF ANTI LOCK BRAKE SYSTEMS (ABS) AND STABILITY CONTROL INDICATORS, AFTER TURNING ON IGNITION. MODELS 2013 C-MAX, FUSION, MKZ. Read More »

    ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL:AUTOMATIC (ASC)

    • TSB #TSB-13-5-22

      Date Announced:
      MAY 20, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053006

      FORD/LINCOLN: DURING COLD AMBIENT TEMPERATURES, SOME HYBRID/ENERGI VEHICLES WILL EXPERIENCE ILLUMINATION OF ANTI LOCK BRAKE SYSTEMS (ABS) AND STABILITY CONTROL INDICATORS, AFTER TURNING ON IGNITION. MODELS 2013 C-MAX, FUSION, MKZ. Read More »

    FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE: ADAPTIVE CRUISE CONTROL

    • TSB #TSB-13-12-14

      Date Announced:
      DEC 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10054703

      LINCOLN: THE ADAPTIVE CRUISE CONTROL OPERATION AND/OR FUEL GAUGE SLOW TO UPDATE AFTER REFUELING, INTERMITTENTLY, CAUSING ADAPTIVE CRUISE CONTROL TO BE INOPERATIVE. MODEL 2013 MKZ. *PE Read More »

    LANE DEPARTURE: BLIND SPOT DETECTION

    • TSB #ASI-44656

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10057738

      LINCOLN/FORD: AN INTERMITTENT BLIND SPORT OR CROSS TRAFFIC ALERT (BLIS/CTA) SYSTEM HAS FAULTS WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTC) U0401 AND/OR U0402 IN SIDE OBJECT DETECTION (SOD) MODULES NEED TO BE CORRECTED. MODEL 2013-14 FUSION, MKZ. Read More »

    BACK OVER PREVENTION: CAMERA SYSTEM

    • TSB #44853

      Date Announced:
      JAN 09, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10057817

      FORD: ALL 2013-2015 FORD FUSIONS/MKZ, 2015 MUSTANG AND MKC VEHICLES WITH REVERSE PARK AID CAMERA ACTIVE GRIDLINES MAY BE INOPERATIVE AFTER BATTERY DISCONNECT OR COMPONENT SERVICE. *TA Read More »

    EQUIPMENT

    • TSB #TSB 20-2372

      Date Announced:
      OCT 21, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10181933

      This article supersedes 17-2225 to update the vehicle model years affected and Service Procedure. Some 2013-2014 Fusion and 2013-2020 MKZ vehicles may exhibit unintended exterior mirror movement in wet weather conditions. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB 20-2219

      Date Announced:
      JUN 30, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10177123

      Some 2013-2016 Fusion/MKZ/C-MAX vehicles equipped with an HF35 transmission and built on or before 15-Aug-2015 may exhibit a thumping/rubbing or grinding noise coming from the transmission. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 48067

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163571

      Some 2013-2016 Fusion and MKZ vehicles may not have a valid 5 digit key code stored in the Ford key code retrieval system. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB 19-2026

      Date Announced:
      FEB 07, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10156863

      Some 2000 and newer Ford, Lincoln and Mercury vehicles equipped with aluminum body panels may exhibit corrosion concerns appearing as bubbled and/or peeling paint with or without accompanying white dust. Panel replacement is recommended. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB 19-2017

      Date Announced:
      FEB 05, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10155548

      Some all-wheel drive (AWD) 2013-2018 Escape vehicles equipped with 1.5L/1.6L/2.0L EcoBoost/Fusion vehicles equipped with 2.0L/2.7L EcoBoost/MKZ vehicles equipped with 2.0L EcoBoost, 2017-18 MKZ vehicles equipped with 3. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 47749

      Date Announced:
      JAN 17, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153969

      Some 2012-2019 Vehicles may require repairs to the Smartlink system. Smartlink is a Ford Licensed Accessory which has a warranty provided by the accessory manufacturer. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB 18-2361

      Date Announced:
      DEC 04, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153931

      Some 2013-2018 C-Max, 2013-2019 Escape/Fusion/MKZ, 2015-2018 Focus, 2015-2019 Edge/F150/MKC/Mustang, 2016-2018 MKX, 2016-2019 Explorer, 2017 Super Duty, 2018-2019 EcoSport/Expedition, and 2019 Nautilus vehicles may experience seat pan ... Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 47649

      Date Announced:
      NOV 06, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10152468

      2013  2018 C-Max, Fusion, and MKZ Hybrid vehicles using SOBDM-C module connectors do not require electrical/dielectric grease. If used it may induce module communication concerns. Codes present may be U0293 and a P0AA6. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 47230

      Date Announced:
      APR 11, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10137131

      Some 2007-2016 Edge/MKX/Flex/MKT/MKZ/MKS/Taurus/Police Interceptor Sedan/Explorer/Police Interceptor Utility vehicles equipped with AWD and built on or before 30-Jun-2016 may exhibit a propane or natural gas odor during idle or low speed ... Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 47201

      Date Announced:
      MAR 30, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10137113

      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 ... Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 46522

      Date Announced:
      APR 12, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10109012

      2013-2017 Edge/MKX/Flex/MKT/MKZ/MKS/Taurus/Taurus Police/Explorer/Explorer Police/Continental vehicles equipped with a 3.5L or 3. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 46332

      Date Announced:
      JAN 24, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10095184

      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 ... Read More »

    • TSB #ASI-45090

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10058434

      FORD/LINCOLN: ON SOME VEHICLES, AFTER MODULE PROGRAMMING PROCEDURE OR OTHER ROUTINE SERVICE HAS BEEN PERFORMED, THE MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP WOULD ILLUMINATE DUE TO VARIOUS RESETS OF MODULES. Read More »

    • TSB #ASI-44558

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10056203

      FORD/LINCOLN: THE TEMPERATURE DISPLAY SETTINGS AND/OR THE BLOWER CONTROL MAY BE STUCK OR INOPERATIVE AND NEEDS TO BE REPROGRAM. MODEL 2013-2014 FUSION, MKZ. *PE Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-14-0088

      Date Announced:
      APR 25, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10056403

      LINCOLN/FORD: THE ROOF PANEL OPENING HAS A HEADLINER THAT IS SAGGING. MODEL 2012-2014 EDGE, MKX. *PE Read More »

    • TSB #CSP-13B05

      Date Announced:
      JUN 17, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053420

      LINCOLN: SEE DOCUMENT SEARCH BUTTON FOR OWNER LETTER. THE ENGINE BLOCK HEATER AND CABLE, ON SOME VEHICLES, ARE STANDARD EQUIPMENT FOR COLD WEATHER STATES, BUT WAS NOT INSTALLED AT THE PLANT, AND WOULD NEED TO BE PERFORMED ON ALL ... Read More »

    • TSB #ASI-32298

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053460

      LINCOLN/FORD: DUE TO VARIOUS DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES, SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE ELECTRICAL CONCERNS OR VARIOUS DRIVABILITY ISSUES SUCH A POSSIBLE INTRUSION OF WATER IN CONNECTORS. MODELS 2013 C-MAX, FUSION/MKZ HYBRID/ENERGI. Read More »

    • TSB #CSP-13B01

      Date Announced:
      MAY 20, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10052193

      FORD/LINCOLN: SEE DOCUMENT SEARCH BUTTON FOR OWNER LETTER. ON CERTAIN VEHICLES, ORDERED ACCESSORIES (REMOTE START, ALL WEATHER FLOOR MATS, CARGO NET) MAY NOT BE INCLUDED, AS IDENTIFIED IN OPTIONAL EQUIPMENT OF MONRONEY LABEL (WINDOW ... Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

    • TSB #TSB-13-5-28

      Date Announced:
      MAY 27, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053275

      LINCOLN/FORD: COLD AIR BLOWING DURING REMOTE START EVENT IN CLIMATE CONTROL SYSTEM AND THE OPTION FOR DEFROST, IS NOT AVAILABLE IN INSTRUMENT CLUSTER SETTINGS OF REMOTE START MENU. MODELS 2013 FUSION, MKZ. Read More »

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

    • TSB #SSM 47080

      Date Announced:
      FEB 14, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10136597

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-14-0097

      Date Announced:
      MAY 02, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10056001

      LINCOLN: THE AUDIO SYSTEM VOLUME, ON SOME VEHICLES, CHANGES, UNCOMMANDED OR UNINTENDED AND/OR THE CHANGES IN SPEED OF CLIMATE CONTROL BLOWER MOTOR. MODEL 2013-2014 MKZ. *PE Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

    • TSB #SSM 46412

      Date Announced:
      FEB 27, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10095858

      SOME 2007-2016 EDGE/MKX/FLEX/MKT/MKZ/MKS/TAURUS/TAURUS POLICE/EXPLORER/EXPLORER POLICE EQUIPPED WITH ALL WHEEL DRIVE (AWD) AND BUILT ON OR BEFORE 30-JUN-2016 MAY EXHIBIT A TICKING AND/OR KNOCKING NOISE COMING FROM THE DRIVELINE AREA. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

    • TSB #SSM 46703

      Date Announced:
      JUL 14, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10115953

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-14-0097

      Date Announced:
      MAY 02, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10056001

      LINCOLN: THE AUDIO SYSTEM VOLUME, ON SOME VEHICLES, CHANGES, UNCOMMANDED OR UNINTENDED AND/OR THE CHANGES IN SPEED OF CLIMATE CONTROL BLOWER MOTOR. MODEL 2013-2014 MKZ. *PE Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-14-0087

      Date Announced:
      APR 25, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10056379

      LINCOLN: WHILE VEHICLE IS LOCKED, LUGGAGE COMPARTMENT LID, CAN BE OPENED, USING EXTERIOR LUGGAGE COMPARTMENT LID RELEASE BUTTON, WITHOUT PRESENT OF PROGRAM INTELLIGENT ACCESS KEY. MODEL 2013-2014 MKZ. Read More »

    • TSB #CSP-13B05

      Date Announced:
      JUN 17, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053420

      LINCOLN: SEE DOCUMENT SEARCH BUTTON FOR OWNER LETTER. THE ENGINE BLOCK HEATER AND CABLE, ON SOME VEHICLES, ARE STANDARD EQUIPMENT FOR COLD WEATHER STATES, BUT WAS NOT INSTALLED AT THE PLANT, AND WOULD NEED TO BE PERFORMED ON ALL ... Read More »

    • TSB #ASI-32298

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053460

      LINCOLN/FORD: DUE TO VARIOUS DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES, SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE ELECTRICAL CONCERNS OR VARIOUS DRIVABILITY ISSUES SUCH A POSSIBLE INTRUSION OF WATER IN CONNECTORS. MODELS 2013 C-MAX, FUSION/MKZ HYBRID/ENERGI. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-13-5-32

      Date Announced:
      MAY 30, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053343

      LINCOLN/FORD: THERE IS A PUSH BUTTON START ON SOME VEHICLES, THAT WOULD HAVE A NO CRANK/NO START WITH NO KEY DETECTED MESSAGE IN DISPLAY AND BOTH REMOTE CONTROL RKE FUNCTIONS ARE INOPERATIVE. MODELS 2013 FUSION, MKZ. Read More »

    • TSB #CSP-13B01

      Date Announced:
      MAY 20, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10052193

      FORD/LINCOLN: SEE DOCUMENT SEARCH BUTTON FOR OWNER LETTER. ON CERTAIN VEHICLES, ORDERED ACCESSORIES (REMOTE START, ALL WEATHER FLOOR MATS, CARGO NET) MAY NOT BE INCLUDED, AS IDENTIFIED IN OPTIONAL EQUIPMENT OF MONRONEY LABEL (WINDOW ... Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

    • TSB #SSM 47850

      Date Announced:
      APR 26, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10159489

      Some 2013-2019 vehicles equipped with a EVDC air conditioning (A/C) compressor may exhibit poor A/C performance/improper climate function and/or a diagnostic trouble code (DTC) P06A0 in the powertrain control module (PCM). Read More »

    • TSB #SSM-45815

      Date Announced:
      MAY 11, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10078988

      AIR CONDITIONING (A/C) INOPERATIVE - DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) P0645 Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-14-0099

      Date Announced:
      MAY 09, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10056037

      LINCOLN/FORD: WHEN EVER THE AIR CONDITIONER IS ACTIVATED, ON SOME VEHICLES, THERE IS AN ODOR OF MUSTINESS OR ORGANIC TYPE EMITTING FROM FRONT VENTS. MODEL 2013-2014 MKZ, FUSION. *PE Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-14-0097

      Date Announced:
      MAY 02, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10056001

      LINCOLN: THE AUDIO SYSTEM VOLUME, ON SOME VEHICLES, CHANGES, UNCOMMANDED OR UNINTENDED AND/OR THE CHANGES IN SPEED OF CLIMATE CONTROL BLOWER MOTOR. MODEL 2013-2014 MKZ. *PE Read More »

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