LINCOLN MKS 2015: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP

Make : LINCOLN Model : MKS Year : 2015
Build Dates : 2011-08-31 - 2015-05-31
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 16V621000
Date Owner's Notified: 2016-12-01 Date Received by ODI: 2016-08-25 Date Added to Database: 2016-08-25
Manufacturers Involved: Ford Motor Company
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 16S31
Component: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 77502
Summary:
      Ford Motor Company "Ford" is recalling certain model year 2013-2015 Ford Taurus, Ford Flex, Lincoln MKS and Lincoln MKT vehicles equipped with 3.5L GTDI Ecoboost engines and 2013-2015 Ford Taurus Police Interceptor vehicles. A component within the fuel pump electric module "PEM" may overheat causing a loss of electrical power to the fuel pump.
Consequence:
      A loss of power to the fuel pump will cause the engine to stall or prevent the vehicle from starting, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Ford will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the fuel PEM part number and replace the fuel PEM, as necessary, free of charge. The recall began on December 1, 2016. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 16S31.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
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.