Harsh Reverse And Harsh/Delayed 3rd And 5th Up/Down Shifts – Without DTCs – 2014-2016 Ford & Lincoln with 6F35

2014-2016 Multiple Vehicles – 6F35 – Harsh Reverse And Harsh/Delayed 3rd And 5th Up/Down Shifts – Without DTCs – Built On 1-Jan-2014 And Through 31-Dec-2015

Multiple 2014-2016 vehicles equipped with 6F35 transmission and built on 1-Jan-2014 and through 31-Dec-2015 may exhibit harsh reverse engagement and harsh/delayed 3rd and 5th gear up/down shifts with no DTCs present.

(more…)

Clicking or Ratcheting Type Noise from Rear of Vehicle – 2017 Lincoln Continental

CLICKING OR RATCHETING TYPE NOISE FROM REAR OF VEHICLE – 2.7L ECOBOOSTAWD – BUILT ON 16-OCT-2016 AND THROUGH 18-NOV-2016
Publication Date: December 23, 2016

 

LINCOLN: 2017 Continental

ISSUE:

Some 2017 Continental vehicles equipped with a 2.7L EcoBoost engine, all-wheel drive (AWD) and built on 16-Oct-206 and through 18-Nov-2016 may exhibit a clicking or ratcheting type of noise from the rear of the vehicle during acceleration.

(more…)

Exhaust Odor in Vehicle – 2011-2015 Ford Explorer

EXHAUST ODOR IN VEHICLE
Publication Date: December 15, 2016

 

FORD: 2011-2015 Explorer

This article supersedes TSB 16-0165 to add a causal basic part number and condition code.

ISSUE:

Some 2011-2015 Explorer vehicles may exhibit an exhaust odor in the vehicle with the auxiliary climate control system on. Customers may indicate the odor smells like sulfur, or that exhaust odors are entering the vehicle cabin. This condition may be worsened when the climate control system is in recirculate mode and the vehicle is heavily accelerated for an extended period. Whether and to what extent any customer or occupant of a 2011-2015 Explorer vehicle experiences the exhaust odor will be affected by driving habits, weather and individual sensitivities.

(more…)

Loose Radiator Grille and/or Squeak Rattle from Radiator Grille Area – 2017 Ford F-Super Duty

LOOSE RADIATOR GRILLE AND/OR SQUEAK RATTLE FROM RADIATOR GRILLE AREA – OHIO ASSEMBLY PLANT – BUILT ON OR BEFORE 24-OCT-2016
Publication Date: December 9, 2016

 

FORD: 2017 F-Super Duty

ISSUE:

Some 2017 F-Super Duty vehicles built at the Ohio Assembly Plant on or before 24-Oct-2016 may exhibit a loose radiator grille and/or squeak rattle from radiator grille area. This may be due to improper torque of the radiator grille reinforcement bolts.

(more…)