Incorrect Air Distribution in Panel Mode – 2015-2017 Ford Escape

NHTSA ID Number: 10099002

Manufacturer Communication Number: TSB 17-0027

 

Summary

SOME 2015-2017 ESCAPE VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH EMTC AND BUILT ON OR BEFORE 8-APR-2016 MAY EXHIBIT INCORRECT AIR DISTRIBUTION FROM THE INSTRUMENT PANEL REGISTERS WHEN PANEL MODE IS SELECTED ON THE HEATER VENTILATION AIR CONDITIONING (HVAC) CONTROL PANEL. FOLLOW THE SERVICE PROCEDURE STEPS TO CORRECT THE CONDITION.


2017 Ford Escape
2017 Ford Escape

 


3 Affected Products

Vehicle

MAKE MODEL YEAR
FORD ESCAPE 2015-2017

 


 

FORD:

2015-2017 Escape

 

This article supersedes TSB 16-0158 to update the Parts List.

 

ISSUE:

Some 2015-2017 Escape vehicles equipped with EMTC and built on or before 8-Apr-2016 may exhibit incorrect air distribution from the instrument panel registers when panel mode is selected on the heater ventilation air conditioning (HVAC) control panel.

 

 

ACTION:

Follow the Service Procedure steps to correct the condition.

 

SERVICE PROCEDURE

  1. Verify the concern by cycling through all modes on the HVAC control panel. Is air correctly discharged from the instrument panel registers when panel mode is selected?
    1. Yes – this article does not apply. Refer to Workshop Manual (WSM), Section 412-00 for normal diagnostics.
    1. No – proceed to Step 2.
  1. Connect the Ford Integrated Diagnostic System (IDS) service tool or equivalent scan tool to the data link connector (DLC). Check for diagnostic trouble codes (DTCs). Is B1086 present in the HVAC module memory?
    1. Yes – this article does not apply. Refer to WSM, Section 412-00 for normal diagnostics.
    1. No – proceed to Step 3.
  1. Remove the climate control housing. Refer to WSM, Section 412-00.
  1. Remove the actuating assembly from the climate control housing. (Figure 1)
    actuating assembly
    Figure 1 – 17-0027
  1. Use a screwdriver or similar tool to manually cycle the mode door mechanism. Does the panel door bind when manually cycled? (Figure 2)
    cycle the mode door mechanism
    Figure 2 – 17-0027

    1. Yes – replace climate control housing. Refer to WSM, Section 412-00.
    1. No – replace actuating assembly. Refer to WSM, Section 412-00.

 

PART NUMBER PART NAME
FV6Z-19B555-E Climate Control Housing Assembly – 2015-2016 Escape
DV6Z-19788-E Actuating Assembly – 2015-2016 Escape, 2017 Escape w/Supplemental Heat
FV6Z-19B555-G Climate Control Housing Assembly – 2015-2017 Escape w/Supplemental Heat
GV6Z-19B555-LA Climate Control Housing Assembly – 2017 Escape w/R-1234yf Refrigerant
GV6Z-19788-A Actuating Assembly – 2017 Escape
GV6Z-19B555-JA Climate Control Housing Assembly – 2017 Escape w/R-134a Refrigerant
W711137-S442 Steering Column Shaft Bolt
VC-3-B Incorrect Air Distribution in Panel Mode - 2015-2017 Ford Escape » small light Motorcraft Orange Concentrated Antifreeze/Coolant

 


1 Associated Document

Service Bulletin Document

TSB 17-0027

https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls?nhtsaId=10099002

SB-10099002-2532.pdf 121.984KB

SB-10099002-2532

 


NHTSA ID Number: 10093865

Manufacturer Communication Number: TSB 16-0158

 

Summary

SOME 2015-2017 ESCAPE VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH EMTC AND BUILT ON OR BEFORE 8-APR-2016 MAY EXHIBIT INCORRECT AIR DISTRIBUTION FROM THE INSTRUMENT PANEL REGISTERS WHEN PANEL MODE IS SELECTED ON THE HEATER VENTILATION AIR CONDITIONING (HVAC) CONTROL PANEL. FOLLOW THE SERVICE PROCEDURE STEPS TO CORRECT THE CONDITION.

 

1 Associated Document

Service Bulletin Document

TSB 16-0158

https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls?nhtsaId=10093865

SB-10093865-2532.pdf 151.14KB

SB-10093865-2532

 


 

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