LINCOLN MKX 2016: CHILD SEAT:VEHICLE TETHER ANCHOR

Make : LINCOLN Model : MKX Year : 2016
Build Dates : 2015-09-24 - 2015-09-24
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 16V343000
Date Owner's Notified: 2016-06-16 Date Received by ODI: 2016-05-24 Date Added to Database: 2016-05-24
Manufacturers Involved: Ford Motor Company
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 16C09
Component: CHILD SEAT:VEHICLE TETHER ANCHOR
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 5
Summary:
      Ford Motor Company "Ford" is recalling certain model year 2016 Lincoln MKX vehicles manufactured September 24, 2015. An incorrect seat back trim cover was installed on the affected vehicles, blocking the child seat tether anchors in the second row center seating position. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard number 225, "Child restraint anchorage systems."
Consequence:
      An improperly anchored child seat can increase the risk of injury in a crash.
Remedy:
      Ford will notify owners, and dealers will replace the seat back trim cover and tether cover bezel on the second row, free of charge. The recall began on June 16, 2016. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 16C09.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 225
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.