Replacement Battery Design Change Requires A Different Battery Tray And LIN Connector – 2017-2021 Ford GT

2021 Ford GT

NHTSA ID Number: 10210396 Manufacturer Communication Number: SSM 50693 Summary Some 2017-2021 Ford GT vehicles built on or before 22-Sep-2021 may need to have a new battery installed for service. A new design service battery has been released and requires a different battery tray and a different local interconnect network (LIN) connector. This is due to the … Read more

12-Volt Battery Becomes Discharged While The Vehicle Is Plugged In During The High Voltage Charging Process – 2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E

2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E

NHTSA ID Number: 10189793 Manufacturer Communication Number: TSB 21-2091   Summary Some 2021 Mustang Mach-E vehicles may exhibit the 12-volt battery becoming discharged while the vehicle is plugged in during the high voltage charging process. This may be due to the parameters in the powertrain control module (PCM). To correct the condition, follow the Service Procedure to … Read more

Discharged Battery / No Crank – 2021 Ford F-150

2021 Ford F-150

NHTSA ID Number: 10208081 Manufacturer Communication Number: TSB 22-2032 Summary Some 2021 F-150 vehicles may exhibit a discharged battery and/or no crank condition. This may be due to key off battery drain when the zone lighting power button is left enabled in the SYNC 4 display or the FordPass app. A discharged battery or a no crank … Read more

Discharged Battery/No Crank – 2020 Ford Explorer/Police Interceptor Utility

2020 Ford Explorer

NHTSA ID Number: 10179189 Manufacturer Communication Number: SSM 49128   Summary Some 2020 Explorer/Police Interceptor Utility vehicles equipped with SYNC built on or before 30-Aug-2019 may exhibit a discharged battery/no crank condition. This may be caused by the software in the accessory protocol interface module (APIM), body control module (BCM) and/or the telematics control unit (TCU) module. … Read more

May Exhibit 12 Volt Batteries With A Low State Of Charge And/Or An Intermittent Battery Draw – 2017 Ford Focus Electric

2017 Ford Focus

SSM 47436 – Some 2017 Focus Electric Vehicles – May Exhibit 12 Volt Batteries With A Low State Of Charge And/Or An Intermittent Battery Draw Some 2017 Focus Electric vehicles, may exhibit 12-volt battery with a low state of charge and/or an intermittent battery draw.   Reprogram the telematics control unit (TCU)module using the appropriate … Read more