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    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

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    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

    • TSB #TSB-2212

      NHTSA ID #10163554

      • Date Announced: JULY 03 2019
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: Some 2018-2019 Explorer/Flex/Taurus/MKT vehicles equipped with a 3.5L EcoBoost engine may exhibit an illuminated malfunction indicator lamp (MIL), powertrain malfunction (wrench) lamp, Service AdvanceTrac message, Hill Start Assist Not Avai

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    • TSB #TSB 19-2212

      NHTSA ID #10163568

      • Date Announced: JULY 03 2019
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: Some 2018-2019 Explorer/Flex/Taurus/MKT vehicles equipped with a 3.5L EcoBoost engine may exhibit an illuminated malfunction indicator lamp (MIL), powertrain malfunction (wrench) lamp, Service AdvanceTrac message, Hill Start Assist Not Avai

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    • TSB #TSB 19-2183

      NHTSA ID #10162063

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

      Summary: Some 2018-2019 Explorer/Flex/Taurus/MKT vehicles equipped with a 3.5L EcoBoost engine may exhibit an illuminated malfunction indicator lamp (MIL), powertrain malfunction (wrench) lamp, Service AdvanceTrac message, Hill Start Assist Not Avai

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    • TSB #SSM 47797

      NHTSA ID #10156877

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

      Summary: Some 2009-2017 Expedition/Navigator, 2009-2014 F-150/Mustang, 2008-2009 Sable, 2008-2019 Taurus/Flex/MKT, 2013-2019 Police Interceptor Sedan/Utility, and 2011-2019 Explorer vehicles may exhibit inoperative or intermittent HVAC blower motor

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    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

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

    • TSB #TSB-2212

      NHTSA ID #10163554

      • Date Announced: JULY 03 2019
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: Some 2018-2019 Explorer/Flex/Taurus/MKT vehicles equipped with a 3.5L EcoBoost engine may exhibit an illuminated malfunction indicator lamp (MIL), powertrain malfunction (wrench) lamp, Service AdvanceTrac message, Hill Start Assist Not Avai

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    POWER TRAIN

    • TSB #TSB 19-2183

      NHTSA ID #10162063

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

      Summary: Some 2018-2019 Explorer/Flex/Taurus/MKT vehicles equipped with a 3.5L EcoBoost engine may exhibit an illuminated malfunction indicator lamp (MIL), powertrain malfunction (wrench) lamp, Service AdvanceTrac message, Hill Start Assist Not Avai

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    • 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

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    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

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    • TSB #SSM 48070

      NHTSA ID #10163573

      • Date Announced: JULY 02 2019
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: Some 2009-2017 Expedition/Navigator, 2009-2014 F-150/Mustang, 2008-2009 Sable, 2008-2019 Taurus/Flex/MKT, 2013-2019 Police Interceptor Sedan/Utility, and 2011-2019 Explorer vehicles may exhibit inoperative or intermittent HVAC blower motor

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    • 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

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    • 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

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    • TSB #SSM 47797

      NHTSA ID #10155565

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

      Summary: Some 2009-2017 Expedition/Navigator, 2009-2014 F-150/Mustang, 2008-2009 Sable, 2008-2019 Taurus/Flex/MKT, 2013-2019 Police Interceptor Sedan/Utility, and 2011-2019 Explorer vehicles may exhibit inoperative or intermittent HVAC blower motor

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    • TSB #SSM 47797

      NHTSA ID #10156877

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

      Summary: Some 2009-2017 Expedition/Navigator, 2009-2014 F-150/Mustang, 2008-2009 Sable, 2008-2019 Taurus/Flex/MKT, 2013-2019 Police Interceptor Sedan/Utility, and 2011-2019 Explorer vehicles may exhibit inoperative or intermittent HVAC blower motor

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    • 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

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    • TSB #SSM 47571

      NHTSA ID #10148723

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

      Summary: Some 2019 Flex vehicles equipped with SYNC 3 without navigation may exhibit a compass that is stuck and/or does not indicate the correct direction. This may be due to the calibration in the accessory protocol interface module (APIM). To res

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    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

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    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

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    EQUIPMENT

    • 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

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    • TSB #SSM 47509

      NHTSA ID #10149755

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

      Summary: Some 2019 Flex vehicles equipped with SYNC 3 without navigation may exhibit a compass that is stuck and/or does not indicate the correct direction. Do not attempt any repairs at this time. Engineering is investigating, monitor OASIS for upd

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    EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

    • TSB #SSM 47571

      NHTSA ID #10148723

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

      Summary: Some 2019 Flex vehicles equipped with SYNC 3 without navigation may exhibit a compass that is stuck and/or does not indicate the correct direction. This may be due to the calibration in the accessory protocol interface module (APIM). To res

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    EQUIPMENT:AIR CONDITIONER

    • TSB #SSM 48135

      NHTSA ID #10164596

      • Date Announced: AUGUST 14 2019
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: Some 2013-2020 vehicles equipped with an EVDC air conditioning (A/C) compressor may exhibit poor A/C performance/improper climate function. To support the proper diagnosis of this compressor, the EVDC control valve tester has been provided

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    • TSB #SSM 48070

      NHTSA ID #10163573

      • Date Announced: JULY 02 2019
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: Some 2009-2017 Expedition/Navigator, 2009-2014 F-150/Mustang, 2008-2009 Sable, 2008-2019 Taurus/Flex/MKT, 2013-2019 Police Interceptor Sedan/Utility, and 2011-2019 Explorer vehicles may exhibit inoperative or intermittent HVAC blower motor

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    • TSB #SSM 47967

      NHTSA ID #10160880

      • Date Announced: MAY 06 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

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    • 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

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    • TSB #SSM 47797

      NHTSA ID #10156877

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

      Summary: Some 2009-2017 Expedition/Navigator, 2009-2014 F-150/Mustang, 2008-2009 Sable, 2008-2019 Taurus/Flex/MKT, 2013-2019 Police Interceptor Sedan/Utility, and 2011-2019 Explorer vehicles may exhibit inoperative or intermittent HVAC blower motor

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    • TSB #SSM 47797

      NHTSA ID #10155565

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

      Summary: Some 2009-2017 Expedition/Navigator, 2009-2014 F-150/Mustang, 2008-2009 Sable, 2008-2019 Taurus/Flex/MKT, 2013-2019 Police Interceptor Sedan/Utility, and 2011-2019 Explorer vehicles may exhibit inoperative or intermittent HVAC blower motor

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