Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs) for the 2020 Escape are official communications between Ford & their dealerships that describe processes for troubleshooting or fixing certain common problems. All vehicle manufacturers are required by U.S. law to make their TSBs available to the public.

    STEERING

    • TSB #SSM 49762

      Date Announced:
      APR 29, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10191526

      Some 2020-2021 Escape/Corsair, 2021 Bronco Sport vehicles may exhibit a lack of power steering assist with DTC U3000 in the PSCM. This DTC is set when a battery charger is installed on the vehicle and the ignition is cycled ON. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 48990

      Date Announced:
      JUL 10, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10177704

      Some 2020 Escape/Corsair vehicles built on or before 26-Jun-2020 may exhibit a lack of power steering assist with DTC U3000 in the PSCM. This DTC is set when a battery charger is installed on the vehicle and the ignition is cycled ON. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 48831

      Date Announced:
      MAY 21, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10176118

      Some 2020 Escape/Corsair vehicles may exhibit a lack of power steering assist with DTC U3000 in the PSCM. This DTC is set when a battery charger is installed on the vehicle and the ignition is cycled on. Read More »

    • TSB #20B14-S2

      Date Announced:
      MAY 18, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10176006

      Updated Technical Information for Power Steering Control Module (PSCM) reset after PCM reprogram. Unplugging the PSCM is no longer required as new FDRS service function is available. Read More »

    • TSB #20B01

      Date Announced:
      JAN 31, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171034

      In some of the affected vehicles, the power steering control module (PSCM) may exhibit a fault resulting in a lack of power steering assistance at start up. A steering assist fault message may also be displayed in the message center. Read More »

    BRAKES (PWS)

    • TSB #20B51

      Date Announced:
      FEB 15, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10187723

      In some of the affected vehicles, the Electric Brake Booster (EBB) may contain a cracked solenoid valve plunger that may break and move out of position. Read More »

    SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:WHEEL SPEED SENSOR

    • TSB #TSB 20-2323

      Date Announced:
      SEP 21, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10180536

      Some 2020 Escape/Corsair vehicles built on or before 2-Sep-2020 may exhibit an illuminated anti-lock brake system (ABS) and/or stability-traction control lamp with diagnostic trouble codes (DTCs) C0031, C0034 and/or C0051. Read More »

    SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:ABS WARNING LIGHT

    • TSB #TSB 20-2302

      Date Announced:
      SEP 04, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10180337

      Some 2020 Escape/Corsair vehicle may exhibit an illuminated ABS and/or stability-traction control lamp with diagnostic trouble codes (DTCs) C0031, C0034, and/or C0051. Read More »

    ENGINE (PWS)

    • TSB #SSM 49163

      Date Announced:
      SEP 04, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10180367

      Some 2020 Escape and Explorer hybrid vehicles may experience discharge of the high voltage battery (HVB) with DTCs P0DE6 and P0A7D. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 49085

      Date Announced:
      AUG 12, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10179344

      Some 2020 Ford and Lincoln vehicles equipped with a TCU may exhibit incomplete user authorization, no authorization pop-up on the SYNC infotainment system, vehicle connectivity concerns, vehicle location disabled message and/or various ... Read More »

    • TSB #20B14-S2

      Date Announced:
      MAY 18, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10176006

      Updated Technical Information for Power Steering Control Module (PSCM) reset after PCM reprogram. Unplugging the PSCM is no longer required as new FDRS service function is available. Read More »

    • TSB #20B14-S1

      Date Announced:
      MAY 05, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10176005

      In some of the affected vehicles, the customer may experience limited powertrain acceleration and speed along with a â¿¿Stop Safely Now⿝ message and a check engine light displayed in the instrument cluster. Read More »

    • TSB #Continental_HPS_

      Date Announced:
      AUG 13, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166604

      A loss of electrical connection, which may result in loss of engine power. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

    • TSB #TSB 21-2024

      Date Announced:
      JAN 26, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10186425

      This article supersedes TSB 21-2007 to update the Service Procedure. Some 2020 Escape vehicles equipped with a 1. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB 21-2007

      Date Announced:
      JAN 12, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10186412

      Some 2020 Escape vehicles equipped with a 1.5L EcoBoost engine may exhibit an illuminated malfunction indicator lamp (MIL) with diagnostic trouble code (DTC) P04DB stored in the powertrain control module (PCM). Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 49328

      Date Announced:
      NOV 11, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10183569

      Some 2019 MKC, 2019-2020 Edge/Nautilus/Escape/Ranger, 2020 Corsair, 2019-2021 Explorer vehicles equipped with 2.0L and 2.3L EcoBoost engines may exhibit a light to moderate ticking type noise at idle (600-700 RPM). Read More »

    • TSB #TSB 20-2215

      Date Announced:
      SEP 18, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10180533

      Some 2020 Escape vehicles equipped with a 1.5L EcoBoost engine and built on or before 30-Nov-2019 may exhibit a vibration at idle. This may be due to the engine mounts. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 49151

      Date Announced:
      SEP 02, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10180353

      Some 2020 Ford Escape vehicles equipped with the 1.5L engine my exhibit a lugging vibration and/or boom noise while driving in gears 5-8 at approximately 1500 engine revolutions per minute (RPM). Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 48848

      Date Announced:
      MAY 27, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10176122

      Some 2020 Escape vehicles built on or after 10-Jan-2020, equipped with a 1.5L EcoBoost engine may exhibit an illuminated malfunction indicator lamp (MIL) with only diagnostic trouble code (DTC) P04DB in the powertrain control module (PCM). Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 48345

      Date Announced:
      NOV 22, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168812

      Some 2019-2020 Edge/Escape/Nautilus/Corsair vehicles equipped with 2.0L EcoBoost engines may exhibit low coolant, white smoke from the tailpipe, an over temperature warning in the instrument panel cluster (IPC), external coolant leaking, ... Read More »

    FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

    • TSB #SSM 49313

      Date Announced:
      NOV 06, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10183563

      Some 2020 Escape/Corsair vehicles may exhibit an illuminated malfunction indicator lamp (MIL) with diagnostic trouble codes (DTCs) P0442, P0455, P0456, and/or P0457. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB 20-2172

      Date Announced:
      MAY 18, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10175896

      Some 2020 Escape/Corsair vehicles equipped with a 1.5L/2.0L/2.3L EcoBoost engine and built on or before 15-Nov-2019 may exhibit a fuel gauge that does not move and/or diagnostic trouble code (DTC) P144F in the powertrain control module ... Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 48791

      Date Announced:
      MAY 04, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10176091

      Some 2020 Escape/Aviator/Explorer Hybrid vehicles and 2020 Explorer/Aviator vehicles equipped with a 3.0L EcoBoost engine may exhibit slow fuel fill, premature shut off, and/or spit back during refueling. Read More »

    FUEL SYSTEM, DIESEL:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY

    • TSB #TSB 21-2020

      Date Announced:
      JAN 27, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10186423

      Some 2020 Escape 2.0L EcoBoost, front wheel drive (FWD) vehicles built on or before 20-Mar-2020 may exhibit an illuminated malfunction indicator lamp (MIL) with diagnostic trouble code (DTC) P00FE, P0456, P0455 and a fuel gauge that never ... Read More »

    POWER TRAIN

    • TSB #TSB 21-2129

      Date Announced:
      APR 27, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10191515

      Some 2020-2021 Escape vehicles equipped with a HF45 transmission may exhibit a rattle noise on cold start up only when the engine is running. This noise may be more prevalent in cold weather conditions, typically at or below 0C (32â¿¿F). Read More »

    • TSB #TSB 21-2039

      Date Announced:
      MAR 17, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10189769

      Some 2020 Escape/Corsair vehicles equipped with all-wheel drive (AWD) may exhibit a grinding noise during low speed turns from the left rear half shaft area. This may be due to internal contact within the seal. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 49646

      Date Announced:
      MAR 04, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10189556

      Some 2020-2021 Escape and 2021 Corsair vehicles equipped with a HF45 transmission may exhibit a rattle noise on cold start up when only when engine is running. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 49571

      Date Announced:
      FEB 15, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10187981

      Some 2019-2021 Edge/Nautilus, 2020-2021 Escape/Corsair, 2021 Bronco Sport vehicles equipped with all wheel drive (AWD) may exhibit chatter/shudder during low speed turning events due to fluid contamination. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB 21-2029

      Date Announced:
      FEB 03, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10187829

      Some 2020 Escape vehicles equipped with front-wheel drive (FWD), a 1.5L EcoBoost engine and an 8F24 transmission built before 07-Aug-2020 may exhibit no reverse engagement with diagnostic trouble codes (DTCs) P0766 and P2703 stored in the ... Read More »

    • TSB #TSB 21-2018

      Date Announced:
      JAN 26, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10186417

      This article supersedes TSB 20-2366 to update the production fix date. Some 2020 Escape front-wheel drive (FWD) vehicles equipped with a 1. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 49411

      Date Announced:
      DEC 18, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10184649

      Some 2020 Escape vehicles equipped with a HF45 transmission may exhibit a rattle noise on cold start up when only when engine is running. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 49345

      Date Announced:
      NOV 18, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10183392

      Some 2020 Edge/Nautilus/Escape/Corsair/Transit Connect vehicles with and 8F35/8F40 transmission built on or before 30-Sep-2020 may exhibit an illuminated powertrain malfunction (wrench) indicator with diagnostic trouble codes (DTCs) P0741 ... Read More »

    • TSB #TSB 20-2365

      Date Announced:
      OCT 20, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10181925

      Some 2020 Escape Hybrid Electric Vehicles (HEV) built on or before 6-Oct-2020 may exhibit an illuminated malfunction indicator lamp (MIL) with diagnostic trouble code (DTC) P1A0C stored in the powertrain control module (PCM) and exhibit a ... Read More »

    • TSB #TSB 20-2265

      Date Announced:
      SEP 15, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10180341

      Some 2020 Escape/Corsair vehicles equipped with an 8F24, 8F35 or 8F40 transmission may exhibit an unable to engage park condition with an illuminated powertrain malfunction (wrench) lamp and diagnostic trouble code (DTC) P07E4 stored in ... Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 49157

      Date Announced:
      SEP 03, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10180361

      Some 2020 Escape vehicles may exhibit an illuminated malfunction indicator lamp (MIL) and diagnostic trouble codes (DTCs) U0100, U0401, P166B, P1753, P0929, and/or P0919. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 48962

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10177696

      Some 2020 Escape vehicles equipped with the 1.5L and an 8F24 transmission may exhibit a light to moderate buzz/sizzle/rattle noise heard while seated in the driver's seat. Read More »

    • TSB #20B14-S1

      Date Announced:
      MAY 05, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10176005

      In some of the affected vehicles, the customer may experience limited powertrain acceleration and speed along with a â¿¿Stop Safely Now⿝ message and a check engine light displayed in the instrument cluster. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 48579

      Date Announced:
      FEB 24, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171966

      Some 2018-2020 vehicles equipped with the 8F24, 8F35, 8F40, or 8F57 transmissions may have a trace amount of transmission fluid in the main control electrical connector. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB 19-2386

      Date Announced:
      DEC 20, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169847

      Some 2019-2020 Edge/Nautilus/Transit Connect and 2020 Escape/Corsair vehicles equipped with a 8F35 transmission may exhibit an illuminated malfunction indicator lamp (MIL) with diagnostic trouble code (DTC) P0766 stored in the powertrain ... Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

    • TSB #TSB 20-2366

      Date Announced:
      OCT 20, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10181927

      Some 2020 Escape front-wheel drive (FWD) vehicles equipped with a 1.5L EcoBoost engine and an 8F24 transmission built on 09-Jun-2020 and through 02-Oct-2020 may exhibit a harsh engagement into DRIVE and/or harsh 6-5 or 4-3 downshifts. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

    • TSB #SSM 49690

      Date Announced:
      MAR 25, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10189581

      For 2018-2021 EcoSport/Expedition/Navigator, 2019-2021 Ranger/Transit Connect, 2020-2021 Escape/Explorer/SuperDuty/Transit/Aviator/Corsair, 2021 Bronco Sport/F-150/Mustang/Mach-E the Workshop Manual (WSM) diagnostics may direct to replace ... Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 49574

      Date Announced:
      FEB 15, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10187983

      Some 2020 Escape vehicles with 2.5L HEV/PHEV may exhibit a key off battery drain which results in a no crank/no start condition. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB 21-2024

      Date Announced:
      JAN 26, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10186425

      This article supersedes TSB 21-2007 to update the Service Procedure. Some 2020 Escape vehicles equipped with a 1. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB 21-2007

      Date Announced:
      JAN 12, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10186412

      Some 2020 Escape vehicles equipped with a 1.5L EcoBoost engine may exhibit an illuminated malfunction indicator lamp (MIL) with diagnostic trouble code (DTC) P04DB stored in the powertrain control module (PCM). Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 49427

      Date Announced:
      JAN 05, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10186564

      Some 2019-2020 Edge/Nautilus/Ranger, 2020 Escape and 2020-2021 Corsair/Explorer vehicles equipped with a 2.0L/2. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 49373

      Date Announced:
      DEC 02, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10184625

      Some 2020 Escape and 2020-2021 Corsair vehicles may exhibit DTC C1B00:62 present in the PSCM with any of the following messages displayed: Service Advance Trac, Hill Start Assist Not Available, Lane Keeping Sys. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB 20-2363

      Date Announced:
      OCT 20, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10181924

      Some 2019 MKZ, 2019-2020 EcoSport/Mustang/Continental/Fusion/F-150/Transit Connect/Ranger/Edge/Nautilus and 2020 Escape/Corsair/Aviator/Explorer/Expedition/Navigator/F-Super Duty vehicles with SYNC 3 may experience various SYNC ... Read More »

    • TSB #TSB 20-2366

      Date Announced:
      OCT 20, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10181927

      Some 2020 Escape front-wheel drive (FWD) vehicles equipped with a 1.5L EcoBoost engine and an 8F24 transmission built on 09-Jun-2020 and through 02-Oct-2020 may exhibit a harsh engagement into DRIVE and/or harsh 6-5 or 4-3 downshifts. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB 20-2323

      Date Announced:
      SEP 21, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10180536

      Some 2020 Escape/Corsair vehicles built on or before 2-Sep-2020 may exhibit an illuminated anti-lock brake system (ABS) and/or stability-traction control lamp with diagnostic trouble codes (DTCs) C0031, C0034 and/or C0051. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB 20-2301

      Date Announced:
      SEP 09, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10180340

      Some 2019 MKZ, 2019-2020 Mustang/Continental/Fusion/F-150/Transit Connect/ Ranger/Edge/Nautilus and 2020 Escape/Corsair/Aviator/Explorer/Expedition/ Navigator/F-Super Duty vehicles with SYNC 3 may experience various SYNC performance ... Read More »

    • TSB #TSB 20-2302

      Date Announced:
      SEP 04, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10180337

      Some 2020 Escape/Corsair vehicle may exhibit an illuminated ABS and/or stability-traction control lamp with diagnostic trouble codes (DTCs) C0031, C0034, and/or C0051. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB 20-2288

      Date Announced:
      AUG 27, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10179153

      Some 2020 Escape vehicles equipped with a 1.5L EcoBoost engine and built on or before 11-Jan-2020 or 2020 Escape/Corsair vehicles equipped with 2.0L/2. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB 20-2259

      Date Announced:
      AUG 12, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10179121

      Some 2019 MKZ, 2019-2020 Mustang/Continental/Fusion/F-150/Transit Connect/ Ranger/Edge/Nautilus and 2020 Escape/Corsair/Aviator/Explorer/Expedition/ Navigator/F-Super Duty vehicles with SYNC 3 may experience various SYNC performance ... Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 49084

      Date Announced:
      AUG 12, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10179334

      Some 2017-2020 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 no modem electronic serial number (ESN) displayed. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 49085

      Date Announced:
      AUG 12, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10179344

      Some 2020 Ford and Lincoln vehicles equipped with a TCU may exhibit incomplete user authorization, no authorization pop-up on the SYNC infotainment system, vehicle connectivity concerns, vehicle location disabled message and/or various ... Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 49066

      Date Announced:
      AUG 11, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10179330

      Some 2020 Ford and Lincoln vehicles equipped with SYNC 3 may not be able to properly disable remote start through the SYNC interface. This may be due to the current level SYNC software installed. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB 20-2221

      Date Announced:
      JUL 30, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10177858

      Some 2020 Escape HEV vehicles built on or before 10-Jun-2020 may exhibit an illuminated malfunction indicator lamp (MIL) with DTCs P2CF3, P2D00, P2D01, P2D02, P2D03, P2D04, P2B29, P0CFF, P0E1F and/or P0C4B stored in the battery energy ... Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 49033

      Date Announced:
      JUL 29, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10177878

      Some 2020 F150/Nautilus/Expedition/Transit/Edge/Escape/Mustang vehicles built on or before 21-Jun-2020 may exhibit various front and/or rear parking aid camera concerns such as poor image quality, flickering and/or completely inoperative. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 48916

      Date Announced:
      JUN 22, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10177033

      Some 2020 Escape/Corsair/Explorer/Aviator vehicles may have diagnostic trouble code (DTC) U0100 stored in the audio front control module (ACM). This DTC will not cause observable conditions or warning indicators for the customer. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 48908

      Date Announced:
      JUN 17, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10177042

      Some 2016-2020 Ford and Lincoln vehicles equipped with a SYNC 3 Touchscreen may experience the volume control unresponsive from the Front Control Interface Module (FCIM) and steering volume controls when using Apple Car Play. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 48858

      Date Announced:
      MAY 29, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10176123

      Some 2012-2020 Ford and Lincoln vehicles equipped with a TCU may exhibit an inoperative remote start with a 'Vehicle Failed To Start' message when using MyFord Mobile/Ford Pass/Lincoln Way mobile applications. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 48833

      Date Announced:
      MAY 22, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10176119

      Some 2020 Ford and Lincoln vehicles may exhibit a symptom of no ability to schedule a remote start event using the FordPass or Lincolnway app. Read More »

    • TSB #20B14-S1

      Date Announced:
      MAY 05, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10176005

      In some of the affected vehicles, the customer may experience limited powertrain acceleration and speed along with a â¿¿Stop Safely Now⿝ message and a check engine light displayed in the instrument cluster. Read More »

    • TSB #20B14

      Date Announced:
      APR 16, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10174383

      In some of the affected vehicles, the customer may experience limited powertrain acceleration and speed along with a Stop Safely Now message and a check engine light displayed in the instrument cluster. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 48468

      Date Announced:
      JAN 20, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10170929

      Some 2020 Escape/Corsair, Edge, Explorer, Fusion, Ranger, Transit Connect Vehicles equipped with a TCU may exhibit a "Battery Backup Component Failure" message in the cluster. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 48383

      Date Announced:
      DEC 06, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169913

      Some 2020 Explorer, Aviator, Ecosport, Mustang, Escape or Corsair may have a symptom of no ability to schedule a remote start event using the Fordpass or Lincolnway app. This may be due to the current level SYNC software installed. Read More »

    • TSB #Continental_HPS_

      Date Announced:
      AUG 13, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166604

      A loss of electrical connection, which may result in loss of engine power. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY

    • TSB #SSM 49163

      Date Announced:
      SEP 04, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10180367

      Some 2020 Escape and Explorer hybrid vehicles may experience discharge of the high voltage battery (HVB) with DTCs P0DE6 and P0A7D. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER/PANEL

    • TSB #SSM 49399

      Date Announced:
      DEC 15, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10184635

      ome 2020 Escape vehicles built on or before 23-Nov-2020, may exhibit a warped instrument panel upper section near the defrost grill on the passenger side. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

    • TSB #SSM 49284

      Date Announced:
      OCT 26, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10181913

      Some 2018-2020 Ford and Lincoln vehicles equipped with TCU and WiFi Hotspot, May display Vehicle Hotspot feature not enabled on this vehicle when attempting to enter the Hotspot menu. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 49283

      Date Announced:
      OCT 26, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10181912

      Some 2017-2020 Ford and Lincoln vehicles equipped with a telematics control unit (TCU) may exhibit incomplete user authorization, inoperative remote features and/or a message stating the system cannot access the Lincoln/FordPass Connect ... Read More »

    • TSB #TSB 20-2301

      Date Announced:
      SEP 09, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10180340

      Some 2019 MKZ, 2019-2020 Mustang/Continental/Fusion/F-150/Transit Connect/ Ranger/Edge/Nautilus and 2020 Escape/Corsair/Aviator/Explorer/Expedition/ Navigator/F-Super Duty vehicles with SYNC 3 may experience various SYNC performance ... Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 49157

      Date Announced:
      SEP 03, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10180361

      Some 2020 Escape vehicles may exhibit an illuminated malfunction indicator lamp (MIL) and diagnostic trouble codes (DTCs) U0100, U0401, P166B, P1753, P0929, and/or P0919. Read More »

    • TSB #20B14-S2

      Date Announced:
      MAY 18, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10176006

      Updated Technical Information for Power Steering Control Module (PSCM) reset after PCM reprogram. Unplugging the PSCM is no longer required as new FDRS service function is available. Read More »

    VISIBILITY:SUN/MOON ROOF ASSEMBLY

    • TSB #SSM 49087

      Date Announced:
      AUG 13, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10179359

      Some 2020 Escape/Corsair vehicles equipped with a roof opening panel may exhibit a flutter, drone, hum, and/or vibration noise while driving. This may be due to an incorrectly adjusted roof opening panel. Read More »

    STRUCTURE

    • TSB #TSB 20-2381

      Date Announced:
      NOV 03, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10183415

      Some 2020 Escape/Corsair vehicles equipped with a roof opening panel may exhibit a bounce back when closing. This may be more noticeable when the engine is running. This may be due to the glass panel adjustment. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB 20-2215

      Date Announced:
      SEP 18, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10180533

      Some 2020 Escape vehicles equipped with a 1.5L EcoBoost engine and built on or before 30-Nov-2019 may exhibit a vibration at idle. This may be due to the engine mounts. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 49121

      Date Announced:
      AUG 21, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10179182

      Some 2020 Escape/Corsair vehicles equipped with a roof opening panel may exhibit a flutter, hum, and/or wind noise while driving. This may be due to an incorrectly adjusted roof opening panel. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB 20-2233

      Date Announced:
      JUL 13, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10177863

      This article supersedes TSB 19-2026 to update the vehicle model years affected. Some 2000 and newer Ford/Lincoln/Mercury vehicles equipped with aluminum body panels may exhibit corrosion concerns appearing as bubbled and/or peeling paint ... Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 48931

      Date Announced:
      JUN 23, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10176985

      Some 2020 Escape vehicles built on 24-Sep-2019 and through 15-Jun-2020 may exhibit a condition where the interior A-pillar trim panel appears to be out of position and/or the edge of the headliner is exposed near the top of the interior ... Read More »

    STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS:UNDERBODY SHIELDS

    • TSB #TSB 20-2171

      Date Announced:
      MAY 18, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10175895

      Some 2013-2018 C-Max, 2013-2020 Escape/Fusion/MKZ, 2015-2018 Focus,2015-2019 MKC, 2015-2020 Edge/F150/Mustang, 2016-2018 MKX, 2016-2019 Explorer, 2017-2020 F-Super Duty, 2018-2020 EcoSport/Expedition, 2019-2020 Ranger/Nautilus vehicles ... Read More »

    STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR:HINGE AND ATTACHMENTS

    • TSB #20B56

      Date Announced:
      DEC 21, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10184651

      There is expected to be a low number of vehicles found with a concern door handle. In some of the affected vehicles, the interior door handle may have excessive material present on the door handle cavity. Read More »

    STRUCTURE:BODY:ROOF AND PILLARS

    • TSB #SSM 49142

      Date Announced:
      AUG 28, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10179188

      Some 2020 Escape vehicles built on 24-Sep-2019 and through 15-Jun-2020 may exhibit a condition where the interior A-pillar trim panel appears to be out of position and/or the edge of the headliner is exposed near the top of the interior ... Read More »

    STRUCTURE:INTERIOR PANELS:CEILING

    • TSB #TSB 20-2250

      Date Announced:
      SEP 22, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10180538

      Some 2020 Escape vehicles built on or before 23-Sep-2019 may exhibit a condition where the A-pillar trim panel appears twisted at the top of the panel. This may be due to the attachment of the A-pillar trim panel to the A-pillar bracket. Read More »

    LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES

    • TSB #20B56

      Date Announced:
      JAN 29, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10187978

      There is expected to be a low number of vehicles found with a concern door handle. In some of the affected vehicles, the interior door handle may have excessive material present on the door handle cavity. Read More »

    TIRES

    • TSB #SSM 49193

      Date Announced:
      SEP 22, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10180398

      Some 2020 Escape vehicles with S level trim equipped with keyed ignition built on 22-Jul-2020 and through 5-Aug-2020, may exhibit an illuminated TPMS lamp in the instrument panel cluster (IPC). Read More »

    SEATS

    • TSB #TSB 20-2216

      Date Announced:
      JUL 10, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10177856

      Some 2020 Escape vehicles equipped with heated front seats built on or before 14-Feb-2020 may exhibit a bulge in the front seat cushion that the customer describes as uncomfortable. This may be due to wiring for the heated seat. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB 20-2171

      Date Announced:
      MAY 18, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10175895

      Some 2013-2018 C-Max, 2013-2020 Escape/Fusion/MKZ, 2015-2018 Focus,2015-2019 MKC, 2015-2020 Edge/F150/Mustang, 2016-2018 MKX, 2016-2019 Explorer, 2017-2020 F-Super Duty, 2018-2020 EcoSport/Expedition, 2019-2020 Ranger/Nautilus vehicles ... Read More »

    ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL:AUTOMATIC (ASC)

    • TSB #TSB 20-2323

      Date Announced:
      SEP 21, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10180536

      Some 2020 Escape/Corsair vehicles built on or before 2-Sep-2020 may exhibit an illuminated anti-lock brake system (ABS) and/or stability-traction control lamp with diagnostic trouble codes (DTCs) C0031, C0034 and/or C0051. Read More »

    BACK OVER PREVENTION

    • TSB #SSM 49033

      Date Announced:
      JUL 29, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10177878

      Some 2020 F150/Nautilus/Expedition/Transit/Edge/Escape/Mustang vehicles built on or before 21-Jun-2020 may exhibit various front and/or rear parking aid camera concerns such as poor image quality, flickering and/or completely inoperative. Read More »

    BACK OVER PREVENTION:SOFTWARE

    • TSB #SSM 49756

      Date Announced:
      APR 28, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10191521

      Some 2018-2021 vehicles supported by FDRS may not list a software update for a module under the SW Updates tab although an SSM or TSB is published for a software update. Read More »

    BACK OVER PREVENTION: CAMERA SYSTEM

    • TSB #TSB 20-2301

      Date Announced:
      SEP 09, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10180340

      Some 2019 MKZ, 2019-2020 Mustang/Continental/Fusion/F-150/Transit Connect/ Ranger/Edge/Nautilus and 2020 Escape/Corsair/Aviator/Explorer/Expedition/ Navigator/F-Super Duty vehicles with SYNC 3 may experience various SYNC performance ... Read More »

    EQUIPMENT

    • TSB #TSB 21-2028

      Date Announced:
      MAR 02, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10189766

      Some 2020 Escape vehicles built on or before 11-Nov-2020 may exhibit a condition where the seam line on the top surface of the instrument panel near the defroster duct on the passenger side is warped or separated. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 49541

      Date Announced:
      FEB 03, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10187930

      Some 2018-2020 Ford and Lincoln vehicles equipped with TCU and WiFi Hotspot, May display Vehicle Hotspot feature not enabled on this vehicle when attempting to enter the Hotspot menu. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 49426

      Date Announced:
      JAN 05, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10186563

      Some 2020 Ford and Lincoln vehicles may exhibit the vehicle locator feature display the vehicle location incorrectly when using the Ford Pass/Lincoln Way mobile app. Read More »

    • TSB #20B56

      Date Announced:
      DEC 21, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10184651

      There is expected to be a low number of vehicles found with a concern door handle. In some of the affected vehicles, the interior door handle may have excessive material present on the door handle cavity. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 49373

      Date Announced:
      DEC 02, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10184625

      Some 2020 Escape and 2020-2021 Corsair vehicles may exhibit DTC C1B00:62 present in the PSCM with any of the following messages displayed: Service Advance Trac, Hill Start Assist Not Available, Lane Keeping Sys. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB 20-2358

      Date Announced:
      OCT 13, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10181922

      Some 2020 Escape/Corsair vehicles may exhibit water dripping on or near the driver's foot while driving with the air conditioning (A/C) on. This maybe due to the climate control housing. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB 20-2265

      Date Announced:
      SEP 15, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10180341

      Some 2020 Escape/Corsair vehicles equipped with an 8F24, 8F35 or 8F40 transmission may exhibit an unable to engage park condition with an illuminated powertrain malfunction (wrench) lamp and diagnostic trouble code (DTC) P07E4 stored in ... Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 49163

      Date Announced:
      SEP 04, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10180367

      Some 2020 Escape and Explorer hybrid vehicles may experience discharge of the high voltage battery (HVB) with DTCs P0DE6 and P0A7D. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 49087

      Date Announced:
      AUG 13, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10179359

      Some 2020 Escape/Corsair vehicles equipped with a roof opening panel may exhibit a flutter, drone, hum, and/or vibration noise while driving. This may be due to an incorrectly adjusted roof opening panel. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB 20-2259

      Date Announced:
      AUG 12, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10179121

      Some 2019 MKZ, 2019-2020 Mustang/Continental/Fusion/F-150/Transit Connect/ Ranger/Edge/Nautilus and 2020 Escape/Corsair/Aviator/Explorer/Expedition/ Navigator/F-Super Duty vehicles with SYNC 3 may experience various SYNC performance ... Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 49085

      Date Announced:
      AUG 12, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10179344

      Some 2020 Ford and Lincoln vehicles equipped with a TCU may exhibit incomplete user authorization, no authorization pop-up on the SYNC infotainment system, vehicle connectivity concerns, vehicle location disabled message and/or various ... Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 49066

      Date Announced:
      AUG 11, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10179330

      Some 2020 Ford and Lincoln vehicles equipped with SYNC 3 may not be able to properly disable remote start through the SYNC interface. This may be due to the current level SYNC software installed. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 49054

      Date Announced:
      AUG 07, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10179345

      Some 2020 Escape/Corsair vehicles equipped with a roof opening panel may exhibit a flutter, drone, hum, and/or vibration noise while driving. This may be due to an incorrectly adjusted roof opening panel. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 49033

      Date Announced:
      JUL 29, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10177878

      Some 2020 F150/Nautilus/Expedition/Transit/Edge/Escape/Mustang vehicles built on or before 21-Jun-2020 may exhibit various front and/or rear parking aid camera concerns such as poor image quality, flickering and/or completely inoperative. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 48908

      Date Announced:
      JUN 17, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10177042

      Some 2016-2020 Ford and Lincoln vehicles equipped with a SYNC 3 Touchscreen may experience the volume control unresponsive from the Front Control Interface Module (FCIM) and steering volume controls when using Apple Car Play. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 48579

      Date Announced:
      FEB 24, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171966

      Some 2018-2020 vehicles equipped with the 8F24, 8F35, 8F40, or 8F57 transmissions may have a trace amount of transmission fluid in the main control electrical connector. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

    • TSB #SSM 48864

      Date Announced:
      JUN 02, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10176933

      Some 2020 Ford and Lincoln vehicles equipped with SYNC 3 may exhibit the infotainment system stating in Michigan when trying to select a point of interest using the push to talk feature on the navigation system. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

    • TSB #SSM 49284

      Date Announced:
      OCT 26, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10181913

      Some 2018-2020 Ford and Lincoln vehicles equipped with TCU and WiFi Hotspot, May display Vehicle Hotspot feature not enabled on this vehicle when attempting to enter the Hotspot menu. Read More »

    • TSB #SSM 49283

      Date Announced:
      OCT 26, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10181912

      Some 2017-2020 Ford and Lincoln vehicles equipped with a telematics control unit (TCU) may exhibit incomplete user authorization, inoperative remote features and/or a message stating the system cannot access the Lincoln/FordPass Connect ... Read More »

    EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

    • TSB #SSM 49545

      Date Announced:
      FEB 04, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10187935

      Some 2020 Escape, 2020-2021 Corsair, 2021 Bronco Sport and 2021 Mustang Mach-E vehicles may exhibit DTC C1B00:62 present in the PSCM with any of the following messages displayed: Service Advance Trac, Hill Start Assist Not Available, Lane ... Read More »