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    STEERING

    • TSB #SSM 46210

      NHTSA ID #10095995

      • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 17 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: 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.

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    BRAKES (PWS)

    • TSB #ASI-44564

      NHTSA ID #10056207

      • Date Announced: MAY 01 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: FORD/LINCOLN: DUE TO CORROSION BUILDUP BETWEEN BRAKE PAD AND ANCHOR BRACKET, VEHICLE EXPERIENCE A REAR BRAKE DRAG CONDITION AND NEED TO BE CHECKED FOR DEBRIS AND/OR CORROSION. MODEL 2011-2014 EXPLORER, FLEX, TAURUS, EDGE, MKX, MKT, MKS.

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    ENGINE (PWS)

    • TSB #SSM 46295

      NHTSA ID #10095154

      • Date Announced: JANUARY 10 2017
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: 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. THE NEW WHITE FL

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    • TSB #SSM 46085

      NHTSA ID #10109070

      • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 21 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: 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. The IDS has a limited refresh rate

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    • TSB #TSB-14-0113

      NHTSA ID #10056147

      • Date Announced: MAY 30 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: FORD/LINCOLN: SOME VEHICLES, WITH ALUMINUM VALVE COVER, WILL EXPERIENCE AN EXCESSIVE CONDITION OF SMOKING ENGINE OIL AND/OR CONSUMPTION OF OIL, FROM TAIL PIPE, DURING NORMAL ENGINE TEMPERATURE OPERATION. MODEL 2010-2014 FLEX, TAURUS, EXP

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    • TSB #ASI-32276

      NHTSA ID #10053459

      • Date Announced: JUNE 01 2013
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: FORD/LINCOLN: LONG BLOCK ENGINES SHIPPED WITH CAM SENSORS, CRANK SENSOR, CRANK SENSOR TONE WHEEL, COOLANT INLET TUBE, THE COMPONENTS MUST BE SWAPPED OVER ENGINE BEING REPLACED TO REPLACEMENT ENGINE BEFORE ENGINE IS INSTALLED. *PE

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    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

    • TSB #SSM 47230

      NHTSA ID #10137131

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

      Summary: 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 dr

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    • TSB #SSM 46085

      NHTSA ID #10109070

      • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 21 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: 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. The IDS has a limited refresh rate

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    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

    • TSB #SSM 46085

      NHTSA ID #10109070

      • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 21 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: 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. The IDS has a limited refresh rate

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    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE

    • TSB #SSM 46085

      NHTSA ID #10109070

      • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 21 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: 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. The IDS has a limited refresh rate

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

    • TSB #SSM 46085

      NHTSA ID #10109070

      • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 21 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: 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. The IDS has a limited refresh rate

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

    • TSB #SSM 46085

      NHTSA ID #10109070

      • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 21 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: 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. The IDS has a limited refresh rate

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    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:DIESEL

    • TSB #SSM 46085

      NHTSA ID #10109070

      • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 21 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: 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. The IDS has a limited refresh rate

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    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:OTHER FUEL TYPES:TURBO-CHARGER

    • TSB #SSM 46085

      NHTSA ID #10109070

      • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 21 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: 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. The IDS has a limited refresh rate

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    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM

    • TSB #SSM 46085

      NHTSA ID #10109070

      • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 21 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: 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. The IDS has a limited refresh rate

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    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:RADIATOR ASSEMBLY

    • TSB #SSM 46085

      NHTSA ID #10109070

      • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 21 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: 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. The IDS has a limited refresh rate

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    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:FAN

    • TSB #SSM 46085

      NHTSA ID #10109070

      • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 21 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: 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. The IDS has a limited refresh rate

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    • TSB #TSB-13-12-21

      NHTSA ID #10054740

      • Date Announced: DECEMBER 16 2013
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: FORD/LINCOLN: DUE TO A LACK OF PERFORMANCE BY AIR CONDITIONER, WHILE STATIONARY OR OVERHEATING OR SLOWLY MOVING, DUAL ENGINE COOLING FANS MAY NOT BE WORKING AND POSSIBLY NEED TO REPROGRAM THE PCM. MODEL 2011-2012 TAURUS, FLEX, MKS, MKT.

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    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:HOSE

    • TSB #SSM 46085

      NHTSA ID #10109070

      • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 21 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: 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. The IDS has a limited refresh rate

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    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

    • TSB #SSM 46085

      NHTSA ID #10109070

      • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 21 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: 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. The IDS has a limited refresh rate

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    • TSB #15-0086

      NHTSA ID #10058076

      • Date Announced: MAY 27 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: FORD 2010-2014 FLEX, TAURUS, 2013-2014 EXPLORER, LINCOLN 2012-2014 MKS, MKT VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH A 3.5L GASOLINE TURBOCHARGED DIRECT INJECTION ENGINEWITH AN ALUMINUM VALVE COVER MAY EXHIBIT EXCESSIVE OIL CONSUMPTION AND EXCESSIVE ENGINE

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    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL

    • TSB #SSM 46085

      NHTSA ID #10109070

      • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 21 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: 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. The IDS has a limited refresh rate

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

    • TSB #SSM 46085

      NHTSA ID #10109070

      • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 21 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: 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. The IDS has a limited refresh rate

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    • TSB #ASI-32211

      NHTSA ID #10053358

      • Date Announced: MAY 01 2013
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: FORD: ON SOME VEHICLES, THE INTAKE AIR SYSTEM COMPONENTS MAY HAVE ENGINE OIL ACCUMULATION, IN LEFT HAND VALVE COVER BAFFLE MIGRATING THROUGH FRESH AIR INTAKE OF POSITIVE CRANKCASE VENTILATION (PCV) SYSTEM. MODELS 2011-2013 EDGE, EXPLORE

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

    • TSB #SSM 46085

      NHTSA ID #10109070

      • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 21 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: 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. The IDS has a limited refresh rate

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

    • TSB #SSM 46085

      NHTSA ID #10109070

      • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 21 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: 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. The IDS has a limited refresh rate

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

    • TSB #SSM 46085

      NHTSA ID #10109070

      • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 21 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: 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. The IDS has a limited refresh rate

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    • TSB #TSB-14-0113

      NHTSA ID #10056147

      • Date Announced: MAY 30 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: FORD/LINCOLN: SOME VEHICLES, WITH ALUMINUM VALVE COVER, WILL EXPERIENCE AN EXCESSIVE CONDITION OF SMOKING ENGINE OIL AND/OR CONSUMPTION OF OIL, FROM TAIL PIPE, DURING NORMAL ENGINE TEMPERATURE OPERATION. MODEL 2010-2014 FLEX, TAURUS, EXP

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    POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

    • TSB #ASI-45132

      NHTSA ID #10058460

      • Date Announced: MAY 01 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: LINCOLN/FORD: AN OVERHAUL TRANSMISSION MOTORCRAFT KIT, AVAILABLE FOR SOME VEHICLES, CONTAINS AN INCORRECT VALVE BODE SEPARATOR PLATE AND WOULD NEED TO DISCARD 7Z490 PART AND USE BT4Z-7Z490 TO PREVENT HARSH DOWNSHIFTS. MODEL 2010-12 EDGE,

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

    • TSB #SSM-45815

      NHTSA ID #10078988

      • Date Announced: MAY 11 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: AIR CONDITIONING (A/C) INOPERATIVE - DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) P0645

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    POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE

    • TSB #SSM 46412

      NHTSA ID #10095858

      • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 27 2017
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: 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. TO IDE

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    VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS

    • TSB #44863

      NHTSA ID #10057834

      • Date Announced: JULY 01 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: 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 SUNROO

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    VISIBILITY:SUN ROOF ASSEMBLY

    • TSB #ASI-44713

      NHTSA ID #10057395

      • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 01 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: LINCOLN/FORD: ON SOME VEHICLES, THE MOON ROOF SUNSHADE BINDING IS EXPERIENCING ISSUES SUCH AS RETAINING CLIPS/TABS ARE BROKEN AND ITS HARD TO OPEN OR CLOSE. MODEL 2009-14 MKS, 2011-15 EXPLORER, 2013-14 ESCAPE. *PE

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    VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER:LINKAGES

    • TSB #TSB-12-5-9

      NHTSA ID #10044944

      • Date Announced: MAY 21 2012
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: LINCOLN: DRIVEABILITY SYMPTOMS INDICATES THIS CONDITION, WINDSHIELD WIPER PIVOTS CHAFFING 14290 HARNESS, MAY EXISTS AND DAMAGE NEEDS TO BE REPAIRED. *PE

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    SEAT BELTS

    • TSB #SSM 46102

      NHTSA ID #10109079

      • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 30 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: 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. This may be due to a normal condition which happens when the seatb

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    SEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR

    • TSB #SSM 46102

      NHTSA ID #10109079

      • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 30 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: 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. This may be due to a normal condition which happens when the seatb

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    WHEELS:CAP/COVER/HUB

    • TSB #TSB-13-5-14

      NHTSA ID #10052787

      • Date Announced: MAY 13 2013
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: FORD/LINCOLN: ON SOME VEHICLES, WHEN ACCELERATING FROM STOP OR SHIFTING BETWEEN DRIVE/REVERSE AND/OR REVERSE/DRIVE, A NOISE IS HEARD LIKE POP, TING, CLICK, COMING FROM FRONT WHEEL AREA. MODELS 2011-2013 TAURUS, EXPLORER, FLEX, MKS, MKT.

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    SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:POWER ADJUST

    • TSB #ASI-44531

      NHTSA ID #10056170

      • Date Announced: MAY 01 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: LINCOLN/FORD: ON SOME VEHICLES AND TRUCKS, THERE IS A POPPING, SQUEALING, BINDING OR GRINDING NOISE COME FROM POWER SEATS WHEN MOVING BACKWARDS OR FORWARD. MODEL 2009-2015 F-150, TAURUS, FLEX, MKT, MKS, F-SUPER DUTY, EXPLORER. *PE

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    EQUIPMENT

    • TSB #SSM 47230

      NHTSA ID #10137131

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

      Summary: 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 dr

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    • TSB #SSM 46332

      NHTSA ID #10095184

      • Date Announced: JANUARY 24 2017
      • 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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    EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

    • 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:AIR CONDITIONER

    • TSB #SSM-45815

      NHTSA ID #10078988

      • Date Announced: MAY 11 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: AIR CONDITIONING (A/C) INOPERATIVE - DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) P0645

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    • TSB #TSB-14-0019

      NHTSA ID #10055003

      • Date Announced: JANUARY 20 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: FORD/LINCOLN: SOME VEHICLES WILL EXPERIENCE A LACK OF AIR CONDITIONING (AC) PERFORMANCE, WITH DUAL ENGINE COOLING FANS, WHILE STATIONARY OR MOVING AT SLOW SPEEDS, AND/OR OVERHEAT. MODEL 2011-2012 TAURUS, MKS, EXPLORER, FLEX, MKT. *P

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    EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

    • TSB #SSM 46412

      NHTSA ID #10095858

      • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 27 2017
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: 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. TO IDE

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