2.3L High Idle at Start Up – 2006-2007 Ford Fusion & Mercury Milan

2.3L HIGH IDLE AT START UP – APPROXIMATELY 2000 RPM
FORD: 2006-2007 Fusion
MERCURY: 2006-2007 Milan

 

2006-2007 Fusion and Milan vehicles equipped with a 2.3L engine may experience an extended high idle (approximately 2000 RPM) on start up.

Manual transmission vehicles may also experience an occasional hang-up at 2000 RPM when the clutch is pushed in when coming to a stop.

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Vibration or Buzzing Noise – Bulkhead/Dash Area – 2006-2007 Ford Lincoln Mercury

VIBRATION OR BUZZING NOISE – BULKHEAD/DASH AREA – VEHICLES BUILT ON OR BEFORE 4/30/2007
FORD: 2006-2007 Fusion
LINCOLN: 2006 Zephyr
MERCURY: 2006-2007 Milan

 

2006-2007 Fusion, Milan vehicles built on or before 4/30/2007 and 2006 Zephyr vehicles equipped with the 3.0L engine may exhibit a customer concern of a vibration or buzzing noise perceived to be coming from the engine compartment or instrument panel (IP) area.

The noise may be heard during light tip-ins at 25-50 MPH (40-80 Km/h). The most common occurrence is at approximately 50 MPH (64 Km/h) at 1500 RPM.

The buzzing noise is more prominent in cold ambient temperatures.

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Rattle/Vibration Noise Under Vehicle – 2006-2007 Ford Lincoln Mercury

RATTLE NOISE UNDER VEHICLE – HEAT SHIELD CONTACT TO FLOOR PAN – VEHICLES BUILT ON OR BEFORE 8/7/2007

 

FORD: 2006-2007 Fusion
LINCOLN: 2006 Zephyr
2007 MKZ
MERCURY: 2006-2007 Milan

 

2006-2007 Front Wheel Drive (FWD) Fusion, Milan, 2007 MKZ vehicles built on or before 8/7/2007 and 2006 Zephyr vehicles may exhibit a customer concern of a rattle/vibration noise perceived to be coming from the console area or under the vehicle.

The rattle/vibration noise is most prominent during windy days where a crosswind is present and commonly occurs at approximate vehicle speeds between 50-70 MPH (80-116 Km/h).

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Hoot or Whistle Noise from Rear A/C System – 2005-2006 Ford & Lincoln

HOOT OR WHISTLE NOISE FROM REAR A/C SYSTEM
FORD: 2005-2006 Expedition
LINCOLN: 2005-2006 Navigator

 

2005-2006 Expedition/Navigator vehicles built before 1/30/2006 may exhibit a hoot or whistle noise inside the passenger compartment, coming from the rear auxiliary A/C system.

The noise will most likely be heard by the customer when driving the vehicle with the interior cooled down, the rear A/C off, front A/C on, and the blower fan on the low speed setting.

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Squek/Creak Noise From Rear of Vehicle – 2006-2007 Ford & Mercury

SQUEAK / CREAK NOISE FROM REAR – VEHICLES BUILT BEFORE 9/5/2006
FORD: 2006-2007 Escape Hybrid, Escape
MERCURY: 2006-2007 Mariner Hybrid, Mariner

 

2006-2007 Escape, Mariner, Escape Hybrid and Mariner Hybrid vehicles built before 9/5/2006 may exhibit a high pitched squeaking noise from the rear upper shock bushing area.

This concern is more noticeable while driving over small cracks or bumps during parking lot maneuvers.

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