LINCOLN CONTINENTAL 2017: EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS

Make : LINCOLN Model : CONTINENTAL Year : 2017
Build Dates : 2016-06-14 - 2016-09-23
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 16V731000
Date Owner's Notified: 2016-11-16 Date Received by ODI: 2016-10-12 Date Added to Database: 2016-10-12
Manufacturers Involved: Ford Motor Company
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 16C15
Component: EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 1827
Summary:
      Ford Motor Company "Ford" is recalling certain model year 2017 Lincoln Continental vehicles manufactured June 14, 2016, to September 23, 2016 and equipped with high intensity discharge "HID" headlights. The headlights may have been built with incorrect lenses, adversely affecting the turn signal visibility as well as not being properly marked. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard "FMVSS" number 108, "Lamps, Reflective Devices, and Assoc. Equipment."
Consequence:
      Reduced turn signal visibility to other drivers and pedestrians can increase the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Ford will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the headlights, replacing them as necessary, free of charge. The recall began November 16, 2016. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 16C15.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 108
Notes:
      Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 'TTY 1-800-424-9153', or go to www.safercar.gov.