TSB List for the 2018 Lincoln MKZ

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 47638

    NHTSA ID #10152466

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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. The LKS system detects unintentional drifting

    More Information »

  • 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

    More Information »

STEERING:WHEEL AND HANDLE BAR

  • TSB #SSM 47638

    NHTSA ID #10152466

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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. The LKS system detects unintentional drifting

    More Information »

  • TSB #SSM 47083

    NHTSA ID #10136599

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

    Summary: Some 2017-2018 MKZ vehicle built on or before 10-Oct-2017 may exhibit a steering wheel that does not travel to the full up position when the easy entry/exit feature is enabled. Reprogram the DSM using Integrated Diagnostic System (IDS) or F

    More Information »

ENGINE (PWS)

  • TSB #SSM 47948

    NHTSA ID #10159494

    • Date Announced: APRIL 26 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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 an

    More Information »

  • TSB #SSM 47922

    NHTSA ID #10159508

    • Date Announced: APRIL 10 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SSM 47922 - Various Vehicles - 2.7L/3.0L EcoBoost Engine - Oil Filter Service Tip When servicing the oil filter on vehicles equipped with a 2.7L or 3.0L EcoBoostengine it is critical to inspect the oil filter housing center stem to verify

    More Information »

  • TSB #SSM 47790

    NHTSA ID #10156874

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 06 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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, U01

    More Information »

  • TSB #TSB 18-2255

    NHTSA ID #10144919

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 23 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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 3.0L EcoBoost, 2015-201

    More Information »

  • 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

    More Information »

ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

  • TSB #TSB 19-2249

    NHTSA ID #10164425

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 12 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2018-2019 Edge/Continental/Fusion/MKZ, 2018 MKX, and 2019 Nautilus vehicles equipped with a 2.7L EcoBoost or 3.0L EcoBoost engine may exhibit an oil leak from the engine oil pan RTV seal.To correct the condition, follow the Service Pro

    More Information »

  • TSB #TSB 19-2208

    NHTSA ID #10162071

    • Date Announced: JUNE 27 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2015-2018 Edge and 2017-2019 Fusion/MKZ/Escape/MKC vehicles equipped with a 2.0L EcoBoost engine may exhibit a low coolant level, white exhaust smoke and/or a runs rough condition with or without an illuminated malfunction indicator la

    More Information »

  • TSB #TSB 19-2172

    NHTSA ID #10162062

    • Date Announced: JUNE 13 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2015-2018 Edge and 2015-2019 Fusion/MKZ/Escape/MKC vehicles equipped with a 2.0L EcoBoost engine may exhibit a low coolant level, white exhaust smoke and/or a runs rough condition with or without an illuminated malfunction indicator la

    More Information »

  • TSB #TSB19-2158

    NHTSA ID #10160812

    • Date Announced: MAY 24 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2017-2019 Fusion Hybrid/Fusion Energi/MKZ Hybrid and 2017-2018 C-Max vehicles built on or before 27-Jan-2019 may exhibit an illuminated malfunction indicator lamp (MIL) with diagnostic trouble code (DTC) P013A stored in the powertrain

    More Information »

  • TSB #SSM 47971

    NHTSA ID #10160882

    • Date Announced: MAY 08 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2019 Fusion, 2018-2019 MKZ vehicles equipped with a 2.0L engine may exhibit an auto start/stop, no auto restart concern with diagnostic trouble code (DTC) P164C. A revised crankshaft position (CKP) sensor JX6Z-6C315-B is available. Ref

    More Information »

  • TSB #SSM 47922

    NHTSA ID #10159508

    • Date Announced: APRIL 10 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SSM 47922 - Various Vehicles - 2.7L/3.0L EcoBoost Engine - Oil Filter Service Tip When servicing the oil filter on vehicles equipped with a 2.7L or 3.0L EcoBoostengine it is critical to inspect the oil filter housing center stem to verify

    More Information »

  • TSB #SSM 47502

    NHTSA ID #10144951

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 31 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2017-2018 Fusion, MKZ and C-Max vehicles with 2.0L Gas/Electric engine may exhibit an illuminated MIL with DTC P013A in the Powertrain Control Module(PCM). This may be due to an exhaust system leak. Exhaust leak inspection should be co

    More Information »

  • 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

    More Information »

  • TSB #SSM 47446

    NHTSA ID #10144932

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

    Summary: Some Ford and Lincoln vehicles equipped with a 2.7L or 3.0L EcoBoost engine may exhibit an oil leak from the engine oil pan RTV seal. Replace the oil pan following the procedure in Workshop Manual (WSM) Section, 303-01. After removing the o

    More Information »

  • TSB #SSM 47265

    NHTSA ID #10137145

    • Date Announced: APRIL 25 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some Ford and Lincoln vehicles equipped with a 2.7L or 3.0L EcoBoost engines may exhibit an oil leak from the engine oil pan RTV seal. Replace the oil pan by performing the published Workshop Manual (WSM) service procedures. After removing

    More Information »

  • 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

    More Information »

  • 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

    More Information »

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

  • TSB #SSM 47662

    NHTSA ID #10152473

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

    Summary: 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 parts

    More Information »

FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

  • TSB #SSM 47765

    NHTSA ID #10153975

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 24 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2013-2018 C-MAX, 2013-2019 Fusion Energi, and 2017-2019 Fusion/MKZ Hybrid vehicles may exhibit an illuminated MIL with diagnostic trouble code (DTC) P04B5. This may be due to inadvertent actuation of the fuel door release button by the

    More Information »

  • TSB #SSM 47737

    NHTSA ID #10153922

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 08 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2017-2019 MKZ vehicles equipped with a 2.0 HEV engine may exhibit a fuel filler door unable to be opened or closed with or without an illuminated malfunction indicator (MIL) and DTC P04B5. This may occur when the fuel door is pressed o

    More Information »

FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE

  • TSB #SSM 47090

    NHTSA ID #10136603

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

    Summary: Some 2017-2018 Energi and Hybrid vehicles may exhibit a fuel door opening delay longer than 15 sec or unable to open condition without refueling system or fuel door related DTCs. This condition may be due to the high pressure fuel tank pres

    More Information »

FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY:PRESSURE RELIEF DEVICES

  • TSB #SSM 47090

    NHTSA ID #10136603

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

    Summary: Some 2017-2018 Energi and Hybrid vehicles may exhibit a fuel door opening delay longer than 15 sec or unable to open condition without refueling system or fuel door related DTCs. This condition may be due to the high pressure fuel tank pres

    More Information »

POWER TRAIN

  • TSB #SSM 47976

    NHTSA ID #10160931

    • Date Announced: MAY 10 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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. Also verify that the engine/tran

    More Information »

  • TSB #TSB 19-2017

    NHTSA ID #10155548

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 05 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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 3.0L EcoBoost, 2015-201

    More Information »

  • TSB #TSB 19-2017

    NHTSA ID #10156860

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 05 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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 3.0L EcoBoost, 2015-201

    More Information »

POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

  • TSB #SSM 47170

    NHTSA ID #10137101

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

    Summary: Some vehicles may exhibit an illuminated MIL with diagnostic trouble codes (DTCs) P0011, P0012, P0014, P0015, P0016, P0017, P0018, P0019, P0021, P0022, P0024 and/or P0025. This may be due to small debris causing the VCT solenoid to stick. B

    More Information »

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

  • TSB #TSB19-2158

    NHTSA ID #10160812

    • Date Announced: MAY 24 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2017-2019 Fusion Hybrid/Fusion Energi/MKZ Hybrid and 2017-2018 C-Max vehicles built on or before 27-Jan-2019 may exhibit an illuminated malfunction indicator lamp (MIL) with diagnostic trouble code (DTC) P013A stored in the powertrain

    More Information »

  • TSB #SSM 47750

    NHTSA ID #10153970

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 17 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2018-2019 Ford and Lincoln vehicles equipped with a TCU may exhibit inoperative remote features via Ford Pass/Lincoln Way mobile app, incomplete user authorization and/or accessory protocol interface module (APIM) DTC U0198 or no modem

    More Information »

  • 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

    More Information »

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

    More Information »

POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY:AXLE SHAFT:SEAL

  • TSB #TSB 19-2017

    NHTSA ID #10156860

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 05 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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 3.0L EcoBoost, 2015-201

    More Information »

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

  • TSB #SSM 48123

    NHTSA ID #10164497

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 07 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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. Positive battery cable clamp BT4Z-14450-AA a

    More Information »

  • TSB #SSM 48108

    NHTSA ID #10163593

    • Date Announced: JULY 29 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2015-2019 vehicles may experience a no crank concern due to a security access key table error. When attempting to program keys or perform a parameter reset, the procedure may fail and the appropriate Ford diagnostic scan tool may displ

    More Information »

  • TSB #SSM 48053

    NHTSA ID #10162087

    • Date Announced: JUNE 24 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2016-2019 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

    More Information »

  • TSB #SSM 47850

    NHTSA ID #10159489

    • Date Announced: APRIL 26 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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). To support the pr

    More Information »

  • TSB #SSM 47824

    NHTSA ID #10156887

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 22 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2015-2017 vehicles may experience a no crank concern due to a security access key table error. When attempting to program keys or perform a parameter reset, the procedure may fail and the Integrated Diagnostic System (IDS) scan tool ma

    More Information »

  • TSB #SSM 47824

    NHTSA ID #10155575

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 22 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2015-2017 vehicles may experience a no crank concern due to a security access key table error. When attempting to program keys or perform a parameter reset, the procedure may fail and the Integrated Diagnostic System (IDS) scan tool ma

    More Information »

  • TSB #SSM 47821

    NHTSA ID #10155573

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 21 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2018-2019 Ford and Lincoln vehicles equipped with a TCU may exhibit inoperative remote features via Ford Pass/Lincoln Way mobile app, incomplete user authorization and/or accessory protocol interface module (APIM) DTC U0198 or no modem

    More Information »

  • TSB #SSM 47821

    NHTSA ID #10156885

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 21 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2018-2019 Ford and Lincoln vehicles equipped with a TCU may exhibit inoperative remote features via Ford Pass/Lincoln Way mobile app, incomplete user authorization and/or accessory protocol interface module (APIM) DTC U0198 or no modem

    More Information »

  • TSB #SSM 47814

    NHTSA ID #10156883

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 19 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2016-2019 Explorer, 2016-2018 MKX, 2019 Edge/Nautilus, 2017-2019 Fusion/MKZ, and 2018-2019 F-150/Mustang/Expedition/Navigator vehicles equipped with climate controlled seats may exhibit a buzzing noise from the front seats, front seats

    More Information »

  • TSB #SSM 47790

    NHTSA ID #10156874

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 06 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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, U01

    More Information »

  • TSB #SSM 47790

    NHTSA ID #10155562

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 06 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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, U01

    More Information »

  • TSB #SSM 47750

    NHTSA ID #10153970

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 17 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2018-2019 Ford and Lincoln vehicles equipped with a TCU may exhibit inoperative remote features via Ford Pass/Lincoln Way mobile app, incomplete user authorization and/or accessory protocol interface module (APIM) DTC U0198 or no modem

    More Information »

  • TSB #SSM 47737

    NHTSA ID #10153922

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 08 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2017-2019 MKZ vehicles equipped with a 2.0 HEV engine may exhibit a fuel filler door unable to be opened or closed with or without an illuminated malfunction indicator (MIL) and DTC P04B5. This may occur when the fuel door is pressed o

    More Information »

  • TSB #SSM 47735

    NHTSA ID #10153921

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 07 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2018-2019 Ford and Lincoln vehicles equipped with a TCU may exhibit inoperative remote features via Ford Pass/Lincoln Way mobile app, incomplete user authorization and/or accessory protocol interface module (APIM) DTC U0198 or no modem

    More Information »

  • TSB #SSM 47711

    NHTSA ID #10153948

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

    Summary: Some 2016-2019 Ford and Lincoln vehicles equipped with SYNC 3 and a 6, 8 or 10 inch screen may show a pop-up message every key cycle that states 'SYNC can check for updates when connected to a WiFi network'. To remove the inconvenience of t

    More Information »

  • TSB #SSM 47649

    NHTSA ID #10152468

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 06 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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. The Workshop Shop M

    More Information »

  • TSB #SSM 47635

    NHTSA ID #10152464

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 01 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

    More Information »

  • TSB #SSM 47538

    NHTSA ID #10149770

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

    Summary: Some 2016-2018 Ford and Lincoln vehicles equipped with SYNC 3 may exhibit the Android Auto Preference menu selection is not present after an update to version 3.0 software. In prior versions of SYNC 3 software this menu was present, however

    More Information »

  • 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

    More Information »

  • TSB #SSM 47424

    NHTSA ID #10144213

    • Date Announced: JULY 20 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2017-2018 Continental, MKC, MKX, MKZ, and Fusion vehicles with an instrument panel center mounted speaker and 2017-2018 Escape vehicles with Sony audio systems may exhibit an inoperative speed compensated volume feature. This may be du

    More Information »

  • 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

    More Information »

  • 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

    More Information »

  • TSB #SSM 47229

    NHTSA ID #10137130

    • Date Announced: APRIL 11 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2018 Ford and Lincoln vehicles equipped with a TCU may exhibit inoperative remote features via Ford Pass/Lincoln Way mobile app, incomplete user authorization and/or accessory protocol interface module (APIM) DTC U0198 or no modem elec

    More Information »

  • TSB #SSM 47129

    NHTSA ID #10137084

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

    Summary: 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. For 2015-2017 C-MAX Energi refer to the 201

    More Information »

  • TSB #SSM 46901

    NHTSA ID #10127406

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

    Summary: Some 2017-2018 Fusion/MKZ vehicles built on or before 27-Oct-2017 may exhibit an illuminated airbag lamp and/or SYNC 911 assist not operational message being displayed. Connect the IDS and check the RCM and APIM for DTCs. If any of the foll

    More Information »

  • 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

    More Information »

  • TSB #17-2220

    NHTSA ID #10127395

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

    Summary: Some 2017-2018 Fusion and MKZ vehicles equipped with a 2.0L Gasoline Turbocharged Direct Injection (GTDI) engine and built on or before 29-Sep-2017 may exhibit an illuminated MIL with DTC P04DB (crankcase ventilation system disconnected) in

    More Information »

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:BATTERY

  • TSB #18B24

    NHTSA ID #10148743

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 04 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Certain 2018 Model Year Explorer And Police Interceptor Utility Vehicles Key Off Load Battery Drain Certain 2018 Model Year MKZ Hybrid Vehicles Equipped with the Magnetic Appearance Package - Accelerator Pedal and Brake Pedal Cover Replacem

    More Information »

  • 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

    More Information »

VISIBILITY

  • TSB #SSM 48130

    NHTSA ID #10164508

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 09 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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. Hydrofluoric acid

    More Information »

  • TSB #17-2225

    NHTSA ID #10127398

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

    Summary: 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.

    More Information »

VISIBILITY:GLASS, SIDE/REAR

  • TSB #SSM 48130

    NHTSA ID #10164508

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 09 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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. Hydrofluoric acid

    More Information »

VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES:EXTERIOR

  • TSB #17-2225

    NHTSA ID #10127398

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

    Summary: 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.

    More Information »

AIR BAGS

  • TSB #SSM 46901

    NHTSA ID #10127406

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

    Summary: Some 2017-2018 Fusion/MKZ vehicles built on or before 27-Oct-2017 may exhibit an illuminated airbag lamp and/or SYNC 911 assist not operational message being displayed. Connect the IDS and check the RCM and APIM for DTCs. If any of the foll

    More Information »

STRUCTURE

  • TSB #TSB 19-2026

    NHTSA ID #10155551

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 07 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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. Fo

    More Information »

  • TSB #TSB 19-2026

    NHTSA ID #10156863

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 07 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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. Fo

    More Information »

SEATS

  • TSB #TSB 19-2293

    NHTSA ID #10165709

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 27 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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 operat

    More Information »

  • TSB #SSM 47814

    NHTSA ID #10155571

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 19 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2016-2019 Explorer, 2016-2018 MKX, 2019 Edge/Nautilus, 2017-2019 Fusion/MKZ, and 2018-2019 F-150/Mustang/Expedition/Navigator vehicles equipped with climate controlled seats may exhibit a buzzing noise from the front seats, front seats

    More Information »

  • TSB #SSM 47814

    NHTSA ID #10156883

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 19 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2016-2019 Explorer, 2016-2018 MKX, 2019 Edge/Nautilus, 2017-2019 Fusion/MKZ, and 2018-2019 F-150/Mustang/Expedition/Navigator vehicles equipped with climate controlled seats may exhibit a buzzing noise from the front seats, front seats

    More Information »

  • TSB #TSB 18-2361

    NHTSA ID #10153931

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 04 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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 loose

    More Information »

SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:POWER ADJUST

  • TSB #TSB 19-2293

    NHTSA ID #10165709

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 27 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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 operat

    More Information »

SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:SEAT HEATER/COOLER

  • TSB #SSM 47814

    NHTSA ID #10156883

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 19 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2016-2019 Explorer, 2016-2018 MKX, 2019 Edge/Nautilus, 2017-2019 Fusion/MKZ, and 2018-2019 F-150/Mustang/Expedition/Navigator vehicles equipped with climate controlled seats may exhibit a buzzing noise from the front seats, front seats

    More Information »

FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE

  • TSB #SSM 48049

    NHTSA ID #10162086

    • Date Announced: JUNE 20 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2015-2017 F-150/Mustang, 2015-2018 Edge/MKC, 2016-2018 MKX, 2013-2018 Explorer/Taurus/Flex/MKT, and 2017-2018 Fusion/MKZ/Continental vehicles built on or before 19-Oct-2017 may exhibit an inoperative adaptive cruise control, collision

    More Information »

BACK OVER PREVENTION: REARVIEW SYSTEM BRAKING

  • TSB #SSM 47194

    NHTSA ID #10137108

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

    Summary: Some 2017-2018 Fusion vehicles equipped with 2.7L and MKZ vehicles equipped with 2.0L or 3.0L Ecoboost vehicles without painted calipers and built on or before 5-Mar-2018, may exhibit a brake moan noise from the rear when backing up on the

    More Information »

EQUIPMENT

  • TSB #TSB 19-2026

    NHTSA ID #10156863

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 07 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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. Fo

    More Information »

  • TSB #TSB 19-2017

    NHTSA ID #10155548

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 05 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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 3.0L EcoBoost, 2015-201

    More Information »

  • TSB #SSM 47749

    NHTSA ID #10153969

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 17 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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. Warranty replacement parts for Smartlink that are ordered through Ford

    More Information »

  • TSB #SSM 47737

    NHTSA ID #10153922

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 08 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2017-2019 MKZ vehicles equipped with a 2.0 HEV engine may exhibit a fuel filler door unable to be opened or closed with or without an illuminated malfunction indicator (MIL) and DTC P04B5. This may occur when the fuel door is pressed o

    More Information »

  • TSB #SSM 47735

    NHTSA ID #10153921

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 07 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2018-2019 Ford and Lincoln vehicles equipped with a TCU may exhibit inoperative remote features via Ford Pass/Lincoln Way mobile app, incomplete user authorization and/or accessory protocol interface module (APIM) DTC U0198 or no modem

    More Information »

  • TSB #TSB 18-2361

    NHTSA ID #10153931

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 04 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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 loose

    More Information »

  • TSB #SSM 47649

    NHTSA ID #10152468

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 06 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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. The Workshop Shop M

    More Information »

  • TSB #18B24

    NHTSA ID #10148743

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 04 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Certain 2018 Model Year Explorer And Police Interceptor Utility Vehicles Key Off Load Battery Drain Certain 2018 Model Year MKZ Hybrid Vehicles Equipped with the Magnetic Appearance Package - Accelerator Pedal and Brake Pedal Cover Replacem

    More Information »

  • 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

    More Information »

  • 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

    More Information »

  • TSB #SSM 47229

    NHTSA ID #10137130

    • Date Announced: APRIL 11 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2018 Ford and Lincoln vehicles equipped with a TCU may exhibit inoperative remote features via Ford Pass/Lincoln Way mobile app, incomplete user authorization and/or accessory protocol interface module (APIM) DTC U0198 or no modem elec

    More Information »

  • 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

    More Information »

EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

  • TSB #SSM 47219

    NHTSA ID #10137127

    • Date Announced: APRIL 06 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Various 2018 vehicles equipped with SYNC or SYNC 3 automatic system updates via WI-FI are unable to connect to the vehicles 4G WI-FI Hotspot. SYNC/SYNC3 with automatic system updates do not support connecting SYNC to the vehicles internal 4

    More Information »

  • 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

    More Information »

  • 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

    More Information »

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

    More Information »

  • 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

    More Information »

  • TSB #SSM 46854

    NHTSA ID #10125074

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

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

    More Information »

EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

  • 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

    More Information »

EQUIPMENT:AIR CONDITIONER

  • TSB #SSM 47850

    NHTSA ID #10159489

    • Date Announced: APRIL 26 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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). To support the pr

    More Information »

EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE

  • TSB #SSM 48049

    NHTSA ID #10162086

    • Date Announced: JUNE 20 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2015-2017 F-150/Mustang, 2015-2018 Edge/MKC, 2016-2018 MKX, 2013-2018 Explorer/Taurus/Flex/MKT, and 2017-2018 Fusion/MKZ/Continental vehicles built on or before 19-Oct-2017 may exhibit an inoperative adaptive cruise control, collision

    More Information »

  • TSB #SSM 47737

    NHTSA ID #10153922

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 08 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2017-2019 MKZ vehicles equipped with a 2.0 HEV engine may exhibit a fuel filler door unable to be opened or closed with or without an illuminated malfunction indicator (MIL) and DTC P04B5. This may occur when the fuel door is pressed o

    More Information »

  • TSB #SSM 47735

    NHTSA ID #10153921

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 07 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Some 2018-2019 Ford and Lincoln vehicles equipped with a TCU may exhibit inoperative remote features via Ford Pass/Lincoln Way mobile app, incomplete user authorization and/or accessory protocol interface module (APIM) DTC U0198 or no modem

    More Information »

  • TSB #18B24

    NHTSA ID #10148743

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 04 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Certain 2018 Model Year Explorer And Police Interceptor Utility Vehicles Key Off Load Battery Drain Certain 2018 Model Year MKZ Hybrid Vehicles Equipped with the Magnetic Appearance Package - Accelerator Pedal and Brake Pedal Cover Replacem

    More Information »

  • 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

    More Information »

Browse Other MKZ Years