LINCOLN MKT 2017: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:TURBO-CHARGER

Make : LINCOLN Model : MKT Year : 2017
Build Dates : 2016-10-18 - 2016-11-10
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 16V925000
Date Owner's Notified: 2017-01-31 Date Received by ODI: 2016-12-22 Date Added to Database: 2016-12-22
Manufacturers Involved: Ford Motor Company
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 16S46
Component: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:TURBO-CHARGER
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 1163
Summary:
      Ford Motor Company "Ford" is recalling certain model year 2016 Ford Taurus, 2016-2017 Ford Flex, Lincoln MKT, 2017 Ford Explorer and Ford Explorer Police Interceptor Utility vehicles equipped with 3.5L GTDI engines. Improperly brazed turbocharger oil supply tubes may leak oil on engine components.
Consequence:
      An oil leak, in the presence of an ignition source, increases the risk of a fire.
Remedy:
      Ford will notify owners, and dealers will inspect, and if necessary, replace the turbocharger oil supply tubes, free of charge. The recall began on January 31, 2017. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 16S46.
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.