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    ENGINE (PWS)

    • TSB #SSM 47398

      NHTSA ID #10144200

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

      Summary: Some 2015-2018 Edge vehicles equipped with a 2.0L EcoBoost and 6F35 transmission may exhibit a rattle noise from the transmission bellhousing area while running. This may be the result of a cracked engine flexplate. When replacing the flexp

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    • TSB #SSM 47000

      NHTSA ID #10140315

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

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

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    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

    • TSB #SSM 47204

      NHTSA ID #10137115

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

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

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    • TSB #SSM 47000

      NHTSA ID #10138516

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

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

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    • TSB #SSM 46906

      NHTSA ID #10127410

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

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

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    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

    • TSB #SSM 47339

      NHTSA ID #10143083

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

      Summary: Some 2017-2018 Edge vehicles with 3.5L engines and MKX vehicles with 3.7L engines may exhibit an illuminated MIL with DTC P013C in the powertrain control module (PCM). This may be due to an exhaust system leak. Exhaust leak inspection shoul

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    • TSB #TSB18-2057

      NHTSA ID #10136580

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

      Summary: Some 2015-2018 Edge and 2016-2018 MKX vehicles may exhibit an exhaust odor in the vehicle while the climate control system is in auto or recirculation mode. Customers may indicate the odor smells like sulfur or exhaust odors are entering th

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    POWER TRAIN

    • TSB #SSM 47398

      NHTSA ID #10144200

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

      Summary: Some 2015-2018 Edge vehicles equipped with a 2.0L EcoBoost and 6F35 transmission may exhibit a rattle noise from the transmission bellhousing area while running. This may be the result of a cracked engine flexplate. When replacing the flexp

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    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

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

    • TSB #tsb18-2212

      NHTSA ID #10144193

      • Date Announced: JULY 17 2018
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: Some 2016-2018 Edge vehicles equipped with a 2.0L EcoBoost engine built on or before 12-Mar-2018 may exhibit an illuminated MIL with DTC P0036 stored in the powertrain control module (PCM). Follow the Service Procedure steps to correct the

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    • TSB #SSM 46900

      NHTSA ID #10127405

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

      Summary: Some vehicles may exhibit a no start condition with an illuminated malfunction indicator lamp (MIL) and a DTC P161A after PCM replacement. This may be due to the parameter reset procedure not being properly completed. To clear this DTC, use

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    POWER TRAIN:TRANSFER CASE (4-WHEEL DRIVE)

    • TSB #SSM 47000

      NHTSA ID #10140315

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

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

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    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

    • TSB #tsb18-2212

      NHTSA ID #10144193

      • Date Announced: JULY 17 2018
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: Some 2016-2018 Edge vehicles equipped with a 2.0L EcoBoost engine built on or before 12-Mar-2018 may exhibit an illuminated MIL with DTC P0036 stored in the powertrain control module (PCM). Follow the Service Procedure steps to correct the

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    • TSB #SSM 47379

      NHTSA ID #10143102

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

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

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    • TSB #SSM 47380

      NHTSA ID #10143103

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

      Summary: Some 2016-2018 Ford and Lincoln vehicles with SYNC 3 may exhibit an intermittent blue or black screen. Check for SYNC software update under the OASIS Tab SYNC selection. If update is available refer to WSM, Section 415-00 and update APIM so

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    • TSB #SSM 47339

      NHTSA ID #10143083

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

      Summary: Some 2017-2018 Edge vehicles with 3.5L engines and MKX vehicles with 3.7L engines may exhibit an illuminated MIL with DTC P013C in the powertrain control module (PCM). This may be due to an exhaust system leak. Exhaust leak inspection shoul

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    • TSB #SSM 47251

      NHTSA ID #10137141

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

      Summary: Some 2015-2018 Edge and 2016-2018 MKX vehicles may exhibit a concern with the remote start selections for heated steering wheel and/or heated seats grayed out in the cluster. To correct this concern, reconfigure the front controls interface

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    • TSB #SSM 47243

      NHTSA ID #10137137

      • Date Announced: APRIL 17 2018
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: Some 2018 Edge and MKX vehicles built on or before 28-Feb-2018, may exhibit a concern of the liftgate ajar message remains on with the liftgate fully closed. The customer may also complain of an intermittent alarm activation. This may be du

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    • TSB #SSM 46906

      NHTSA ID #10127410

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

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

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    • TSB #SSM 46900

      NHTSA ID #10127405

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

      Summary: Some vehicles may exhibit a no start condition with an illuminated malfunction indicator lamp (MIL) and a DTC P161A after PCM replacement. This may be due to the parameter reset procedure not being properly completed. To clear this DTC, use

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    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:BATTERY

    • TSB #SSM 47070

      NHTSA ID #10136592

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

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

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    STRUCTURE:BODY:TAILGATE

    • TSB #TSB18-2042

      NHTSA ID #10136575

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

      Summary: Some 2015-2018 Edge and 2016-2018 MKX vehicles equipped with a power liftgate and built on or before 2-Jan-2018 may exhibit an intermittent bounce back after closing has been commanded. Follow the Service Procedure steps to correct this con

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    STRUCTURE:BODY:HATCHBACK/LIFTGATE

    • TSB #SSM 47243

      NHTSA ID #10137137

      • Date Announced: APRIL 17 2018
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: Some 2018 Edge and MKX vehicles built on or before 28-Feb-2018, may exhibit a concern of the liftgate ajar message remains on with the liftgate fully closed. The customer may also complain of an intermittent alarm activation. This may be du

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    EQUIPMENT

    • TSB #SSM 47398

      NHTSA ID #10144200

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

      Summary: Some 2015-2018 Edge vehicles equipped with a 2.0L EcoBoost and 6F35 transmission may exhibit a rattle noise from the transmission bellhousing area while running. This may be the result of a cracked engine flexplate. When replacing the flexp

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    • TSB #SSM 47379

      NHTSA ID #10143102

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

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

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    • TSB #SSM 47380

      NHTSA ID #10143103

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

      Summary: Some 2016-2018 Ford and Lincoln vehicles with SYNC 3 may exhibit an intermittent blue or black screen. Check for SYNC software update under the OASIS Tab SYNC selection. If update is available refer to WSM, Section 415-00 and update APIM so

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    • TSB #SSM 47339

      NHTSA ID #10143083

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

      Summary: Some 2017-2018 Edge vehicles with 3.5L engines and MKX vehicles with 3.7L engines may exhibit an illuminated MIL with DTC P013C in the powertrain control module (PCM). This may be due to an exhaust system leak. Exhaust leak inspection shoul

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    • TSB #SSM 47251

      NHTSA ID #10137141

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

      Summary: Some 2015-2018 Edge and 2016-2018 MKX vehicles may exhibit a concern with the remote start selections for heated steering wheel and/or heated seats grayed out in the cluster. To correct this concern, reconfigure the front controls interface

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    • TSB #SSM 47201

      NHTSA ID #10137113

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

      Summary: Replacing the original equipment SYNC/Navigation system with either an aftermarket SYNC/Navigation kit or modifying original SYNC/Navigation parts to provide additional features is not recommended nor supported on any Ford, Mercury or Linco

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    • TSB #SSM 47009

      NHTSA ID #10140323

      • Date Announced: JANUARY 10 2018
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: The Accessory (Wireless) Keyless Entry Keypad can only be used with vehicles that are factory built with Remote Keyless Entry (RKE). The master code for the Accessory (Wireless) Keyless Entry Keypad can be retrieved from FMCDealer - Parts a

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    EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

    • TSB #SSM 47009

      NHTSA ID #10138524

      • Date Announced: JANUARY 10 2018
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: The Accessory (Wireless) Keyless Entry Keypad can only be used with vehicles that are factory built with Remote Keyless Entry (RKE). The master code for the Accessory (Wireless) Keyless Entry Keypad can be retrieved from FMCDealer - Parts a

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    • TSB #SSM 47009

      NHTSA ID #10140323

      • Date Announced: JANUARY 10 2018
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: The Accessory (Wireless) Keyless Entry Keypad can only be used with vehicles that are factory built with Remote Keyless Entry (RKE). The master code for the Accessory (Wireless) Keyless Entry Keypad can be retrieved from FMCDealer - Parts a

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    • TSB #SSM 46930

      NHTSA ID #10127417

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

      Summary: Some 2016-2018 Ford or Lincoln vehicles equipped with SYNC 3 may exhibit a blank screen or other various SYNC symptoms only when the vehicle is in transport mode. This is due to the power saving features enabled while in transport mode and

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

    • TSB #SSM 47171

      NHTSA ID #10137102

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

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

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    • TSB #SSM 47080

      NHTSA ID #10136597

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

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

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    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

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    EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE

    • TSB #SSM 47380

      NHTSA ID #10143103

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

      Summary: Some 2016-2018 Ford and Lincoln vehicles with SYNC 3 may exhibit an intermittent blue or black screen. Check for SYNC software update under the OASIS Tab SYNC selection. If update is available refer to WSM, Section 415-00 and update APIM so

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