MERCURY MARINER 2011: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP

Make : MERCURY Model : MARINER Year : 2011
Build Dates : 2009-02-25 - 2010-12-12
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 16V777000
Date Owner's Notified: 2017-11-06 Date Received by ODI: 2016-10-26 Date Added to Database: 2016-10-26
Manufacturers Involved: Ford Motor Company
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 16S41
Component: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 329265
Summary:
      Ford Motor Company "Ford" is recalling certain model year 2010-2012 Ford Escape vehicles manufactured February 26, 2009, to April 29, 2012, and 2010-2011 Mercury Mariner vehicles manufactured February 25, 2009, to December 12, 2010. On vehicles with a 3.0L engine, the Fuel Delivery Module "FDM" may crack, causing a fuel leak.
Consequence:
      A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source increases the risk of a fire.
Remedy:
      Ford will notify owners, and dealers will replace the FDM flange with one that has a redesigned fuel supply port, free of charge. Remedy parts are currently unavailable. Interim notices were mailed to owners on December 13, 2016. Owners will recieve a second notice when remedy parts become available. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 16S41.
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.