2017 Lincoln MKZ Recalls

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NHTSA Vehicle Safety Recalls

  • Recall Number
    18V167000
    Recall Date
    03/12/2018
    Component
    STEERING:WHEEL AND HANDLE BAR
    Summary

    Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2014-2018 Lincoln MKZ and Ford Fusion vehicles. The steering wheel retaining bolt may loosen allowing the steering wheel to detach while driving.

    Consequence

    A steering wheel detachment can cause a loss of steering control, increasing the risk of a crash.

    What Owners Should Do

    Ford will notify owners, and dealers will replace the steering wheel bolt with a longer bolt, free of charge. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 18S08.

  • Recall Number
    18V390000
    Recall Date
    06/11/2018
    Component
    POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:TORQUE CONVERTER
    Summary

    Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2017-2018 Ford Edge and 2017 Lincoln MKZ vehicles. On vehicles with 2.0L gas engines and six-speed automatic transmissions, the torque converter weld studs may have been inadequately welded.

    Consequence

    If the torque converter weld studs fail, the torque converter will not be connected to the engine flexplate and the vehicle will lose the ability to move, increasing the risk of a crash.

    What Owners Should Do

    Ford will notify owners, and dealers will replace the torque converters, free of charge. The recall began on May 17, 2018. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 17S16 (S2). Note: This recall is an expansion of recall 17V-427.

  • Recall Number
    17V427000
    Recall Date
    07/06/2017
    Component
    POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:TORQUE CONVERTER
    Summary

    Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2017 Lincoln MKZ and Ford Edge and Fusion vehicles. On vehicles with 2.0L gas engines and six-speed automatic transmissions, the torque converter weld studs may have been inadequately welded.

    Consequence

    If the torque converter weld studs fail, the torque converter will not be connected to the engine flexplate and the vehicle will lose the ability to move, increasing the risk of a crash.

    What Owners Should Do

    Ford or Lincoln will notify owners, and dealers will replace the torque converters, free of charge. The recall began August 25, 2017. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 17S16.

What Should You Do?

Contact your dealer as soon as possible
Every recall is serious, so it’s important that you contact an authorized service center as soon as possible to make an appointment to get it fixed.

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