1. 2017 Ford Mustang ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:HOSE NHTSA Campaign #16V779000

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 26, 2016
    • Vehicles Affected: 6,582

    Summary: Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain model year 2015-2017 Mustang vehicles manufactured February 24, 2015, to August 30, 2016. A hose may separate from the engine oil cooler tube assembly causing an oil leak.

    Consequence: A sudden loss of engine oil may cause engine failure, increasing the risk of a crash. Additionally, an oil leak, in the presence of an ignition source, increases the risk of a fire.

    Actions: Ford will notify owners, and dealers will replace the engine oil cooler tube assembly, free of charge. Parts are currently unavailable. Interim notices were mailed on November 22, 2016. Owners will receive a second notice when remedy parts become available in the First Quarter of 2017. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 16S40. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #16V779000 »