2013 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid Recalls

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NHTSA Vehicle Safety Recalls

  • Recall Number
    14V164000
    Recall Date
    04/02/2014
    Component
    SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:RECLINER
    Summary

    FORD MOTOR COMPANY (FORD) IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2013-2014 FORD FUSION AND LINCOLN MKZ VEHICLES MANUFACTURED AUGUST 15, 2012, THROUGH SEPTEMBER 10, 2013, 2013-2014 FORD ESCAPE VEHICLES MANUFACTURED JUNE 5, 2012, THROUGH AUGUST 12, 2013, AND 2013-2014 FORD C-MAX VEHICLES MANUFACTURED FROM JULY 23, 2012, THROUGH MAY 28, 2013. THE DRIVER AND PASSENGER SEATBACK ASSEMBLIES MAY HAVE BEEN PRODUCED WITH SUB-STANDARD WELD JOINTS USED TO ATTACH THE SEAT BACK RECLINER MECHANISM TO THE SEAT FRAME. THE AFFECTED SEAT BACKS MAY HAVE INSUFFICIENT STRENGTH TO MEET THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD (FMVSS) NUMBER 207, "SEATING SYSTEMS.

    Consequence

    THE BACK OF THE SUBJECT SEATS MAY BECOME LOOSE OR LEAN WHILE DRIVING AND POTENTIALLY INCREASE THE RISK OF INJURY IN CERTAIN CRASHES.

    What Owners Should Do

    FORD WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE SEATBACK, FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN AROUND MAY 19, 2014. OWNERS MAY CONTACT FORD AT 1-800-392-3673. FORD'S NUMBER FOR THIS RECALL IS 14C03.

  • Recall Number
    14V164000
    Recall Date
    04/02/2014
    Component
    SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:RECLINER
    Summary

    FORD MOTOR COMPANY (FORD) IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2013-2014 FORD FUSION AND LINCOLN MKZ VEHICLES MANUFACTURED AUGUST 15, 2012, THROUGH SEPTEMBER 10, 2013, 2013-2014 FORD ESCAPE VEHICLES MANUFACTURED JUNE 5, 2012, THROUGH AUGUST 12, 2013, AND 2013-2014 FORD C-MAX VEHICLES MANUFACTURED FROM JULY 23, 2012, THROUGH MAY 28, 2013. THE DRIVER AND PASSENGER SEATBACK ASSEMBLIES MAY HAVE BEEN PRODUCED WITH SUB-STANDARD WELD JOINTS USED TO ATTACH THE SEAT BACK RECLINER MECHANISM TO THE SEAT FRAME. THE AFFECTED SEAT BACKS MAY HAVE INSUFFICIENT STRENGTH TO MEET THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD (FMVSS) NUMBER 207, "SEATING SYSTEMS.

    Consequence

    THE BACK OF THE SUBJECT SEATS MAY BECOME LOOSE OR LEAN WHILE DRIVING AND POTENTIALLY INCREASE THE RISK OF INJURY IN CERTAIN CRASHES.

    What Owners Should Do

    FORD WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE SEATBACK, FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN AROUND MAY 19, 2014. OWNERS MAY CONTACT FORD AT 1-800-392-3673. FORD'S NUMBER FOR THIS RECALL IS 14C03.

  • Recall Number
    13V594000
    Recall Date
    11/25/2013
    Component
    POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
    Summary

    FORD MOTOR COMPANY (FORD) IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2013-2014 LINCOLN MKZ HYBRID VEHICLES MANUFACTURED APRIL 26, 2012, THROUGH SEPTEMBER 24, 2013. DUE TO A MANUFACTURING ERROR, THE TRANSMISSION RANGE SENSOR MAY NOT FUNCTION PROPERLY ALLOWING THE AFFECTED VEHICLES TO BE SHIFTED OUT OF THE PARK POSITION WITHOUT FIRST APPLYING THE BRAKE PEDAL. THUS, THESE VEHICLES FAIL TO CONFORM WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD (FMVSS) NO. 114, "THEFT PROTECTION.

    Consequence

    WITHOUT REQUIRING THE BRAKE TO BE PRESSED, THE VEHICLE MAY BE UNINTENTIONALLY SHIFTED OUT OF PARK, ALLOWING IT TO ROLL WHICH MAY RESULT IN A CRASH.

    What Owners Should Do

    FORD WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND DEALERS WILL UPDATE THE POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULE (PCM) WITH NEW SOFTWARE, FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON JANUARY 2014. CUSTOMERS MAY CONTACT FORD AT 1-866-436-7332. FORD'S NUMBER FOR THIS RECALL IS 13C09.

  • Recall Number
    13V594000
    Recall Date
    11/25/2013
    Component
    POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
    Summary

    FORD MOTOR COMPANY (FORD) IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2013-2014 LINCOLN MKZ HYBRID VEHICLES MANUFACTURED APRIL 26, 2012, THROUGH SEPTEMBER 24, 2013. DUE TO A MANUFACTURING ERROR, THE TRANSMISSION RANGE SENSOR MAY NOT FUNCTION PROPERLY ALLOWING THE AFFECTED VEHICLES TO BE SHIFTED OUT OF THE PARK POSITION WITHOUT FIRST APPLYING THE BRAKE PEDAL. THUS, THESE VEHICLES FAIL TO CONFORM WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD (FMVSS) NO. 114, "THEFT PROTECTION.

    Consequence

    WITHOUT REQUIRING THE BRAKE TO BE PRESSED, THE VEHICLE MAY BE UNINTENTIONALLY SHIFTED OUT OF PARK, ALLOWING IT TO ROLL WHICH MAY RESULT IN A CRASH.

    What Owners Should Do

    FORD WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND DEALERS WILL UPDATE THE POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULE (PCM) WITH NEW SOFTWARE, FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON JANUARY 2014. CUSTOMERS MAY CONTACT FORD AT 1-866-436-7332. FORD'S NUMBER FOR THIS RECALL IS 13C09.

  • Recall Number
    13V230000
    Recall Date
    05/31/2013
    Component
    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
    Summary

    FORD IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2013 LINCOLN MKZ VEHICLES MANUFACTURED APRIL 25, 2012, THROUGH MARCH 15, 2013 AND EQUIPPED WITH AN ENGINE BLOCK HEATER. DURING USE, THE ENGINE BLOCK HEATER CORDS MAY BE BENT AND IN CERTAIN TEMPERATURES, THE WIRE INSULATION MAY CRACK, EXPOSING THE ELECTRICAL WIRES.

    Consequence

    EXPOSED ELECTRICAL WIRES INCREASE THE RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK.

    What Owners Should Do

    FORD WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE BLOCK HEATER CORD, FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN JUNE 17, 2013. FORD'S RECALL NUMBER IS 13S05. OWNERS MAY CONTACT THE FORD CUSTOMER RELATIONSHIP CENTER AT 1-866-436-7332.

  • Recall Number
    13V230000
    Recall Date
    05/31/2013
    Component
    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
    Summary

    FORD IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2013 LINCOLN MKZ VEHICLES MANUFACTURED APRIL 25, 2012, THROUGH MARCH 15, 2013 AND EQUIPPED WITH AN ENGINE BLOCK HEATER. DURING USE, THE ENGINE BLOCK HEATER CORDS MAY BE BENT AND IN CERTAIN TEMPERATURES, THE WIRE INSULATION MAY CRACK, EXPOSING THE ELECTRICAL WIRES.

    Consequence

    EXPOSED ELECTRICAL WIRES INCREASE THE RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK.

    What Owners Should Do

    FORD WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE BLOCK HEATER CORD, FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN JUNE 17, 2013. FORD'S RECALL NUMBER IS 13S05. OWNERS MAY CONTACT THE FORD CUSTOMER RELATIONSHIP CENTER AT 1-866-436-7332.

  • Recall Number
    13V227000
    Recall Date
    05/31/2013
    Component
    FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
    Summary

    FORD IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2013 EXPLORER, TAURUS, FLEX, FUSION, POLICE INTERCEPTOR SEDAN AND POLICE INTERCEPTOR UTILITY VEHICLES; AND CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2013 LINCOLN MKS, MKT, AND MKZ VEHICLES. IN THE AFFECTED VEHICLES, THE FUEL DELIVERY MODULE MAY DEVELOP A CRACK, ALLOWING FUEL TO LEAK.

    Consequence

    A FUEL LEAK IN THE PRESENCE OF AN IGNITION SOURCE MAY RESULT IN A FIRE.

    What Owners Should Do

    FORD WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE FUEL DELIVERY MODULE, FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN ON JULY 15, 2013. OWNERS MAY CONTACT FORD MOTOR COMPANY CUSTOMER RELATIONSHIP CENTER AT 1-866-436-7332. FORD'S RECALL CAMPAIGN NUMBER IS 13S04.

  • Recall Number
    13V227000
    Recall Date
    05/31/2013
    Component
    FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
    Summary

    FORD IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2013 EXPLORER, TAURUS, FLEX, FUSION, POLICE INTERCEPTOR SEDAN AND POLICE INTERCEPTOR UTILITY VEHICLES; AND CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2013 LINCOLN MKS, MKT, AND MKZ VEHICLES. IN THE AFFECTED VEHICLES, THE FUEL DELIVERY MODULE MAY DEVELOP A CRACK, ALLOWING FUEL TO LEAK.

    Consequence

    A FUEL LEAK IN THE PRESENCE OF AN IGNITION SOURCE MAY RESULT IN A FIRE.

    What Owners Should Do

    FORD WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE FUEL DELIVERY MODULE, FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN ON JULY 15, 2013. OWNERS MAY CONTACT FORD MOTOR COMPANY CUSTOMER RELATIONSHIP CENTER AT 1-866-436-7332. FORD'S RECALL CAMPAIGN NUMBER IS 13S04.

What Should You Do?

Contact your dealer as soon as possible
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