10R80 – Whine Noise – 2017-2019 Ford & Lincoln

SSM 47515 – 2017-2018 F-150, 2018 Expedition/Navigator, 2018-2019 Mustang – 10R80 – Whine Noise

Some 2017-2018 F-150, 2018 Expedition/Navigator, 2018-2019 Mustang vehicles equipped with a 10R80 transmission may exhibit a whine noise.


Safety Recall 18S27 – Carpet Shielding and Insulation Rework – 2015-2018 Ford F-150

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V568
Manufacturer Ford Motor Company
Potential Number of Units Affected 1,619,112


Fire after Seat Belt Pretensioner Deployment

A vehicle fire could result if materials ignite inside the vehicle.



Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2015-2018 Ford F-150 Regular Cab and SuperCrew Cab vehicles. If a front seat belt pretensioner deploys as the result of a crash, the sparks may ignite materials such as carpeting or insulation within the B-pillar area.


10R80 – Illuminated MIL – DTCs P0741 & P1744 – 2017-2018 Ford & Lincoln

10R80 – Illuminated MIL – DTCs P0741 And P1744 – Built On Or Before 20-Nov-2017
01 June 2018




2017-2018 F-150

2018 Expedition
2018 Mustang

2018 Navigator

Issue: Some 2017-2018 F-150/Raptor, 2018 Expedition/Mustang/Navigator vehicles equipped with a 10R80 automatic transmission and built on or before 20-Nov-2017 may exhibit an illuminated malfunction indicator lamp (MIL) with diagnostic trouble codes (DTCs) P0741 and P1744 in the powertrain control module (PCM) or transmission control module (TCM). This may be due to a sticking torque converter clutch (TCC) valve in the main control valve body assembly.


Engine Will Not Start In Freezing Ambient Temperatures – 2017-2018 Ford F-150

SSM 47503 – 2017-2018 F-150 – 3.3L/3.5L EcoBoostEngine Will Not Start In Freezing Ambient Temperatures

Some 2017-2018 Vehicles equipped with a 3.3L or 3.5L EcoBoost engine may exhibit a no crank no start condition that only occurs in freezing ambient temperatures.


Special Field Action 18L02 – California Emission Warranty Parts Coverage – 2017 Ford & Lincoln

June 14, 2018

TO: All U.S. Ford and Lincoln Dealers

SUBJECT: DELIVERY HOLD – Special Field Action 18L02
Certain 2017 Model Year Multiple Vehicle Lines
California Emission Warranty Parts Coverage



Vehicle Model Year Assembly Plant Build Dates
Explorer 2017 Chicago May 23, 2016 through July 20, 2017
Taurus October 27, 2016 through August 8, 2017
Fiesta Cuautitlan November 28, 2016 through July 19, 2017
F-150 Dearborn March 14, 2016 through July 2, 2017
Continental Flat Rock July 13, 2016 through July 26, 2017
Mustang June 1, 2016 through July 21, 2017
Fusion Hermosillo January 14, 2016 through August 2, 2017
MKZ March 16, 2016 through September 5, 2017
F-150 Kansas City October 15, 2016 through August 18, 2017
Transit August 3, 2016 through July 26, 2017
F-Super Duty Kentucky April 25, 2016 through November 18, 2017
Focus Michigan November 2, 2016 through July 17, 2017
Edge Oakville October 5, 2016 through 25 August 25, 2017
Flex October 19, 2016 through June 19, 2017
MKT August 17, 2016 through June 19, 2017
MKX October 13, 2016 through September 28, 2017
Focus RS Saarlouis September 20, 2016 through July 21, 2017
Transit Connect Valencia (Spain) August 2, 2016 through July 28, 2017

Affected vehicles are identified in OASIS and FSA VIN Lists.



In all of the affected vehicles, the long term defects warranty parts list in the California emissions warranty section of the Warranty Guide incorrectly omitted applicable parts.

All parts that were incorrectly excluded in the original 2017 Model Year Ford, Lincoln, Ford Hybrid, or Lincoln Hybrid Warranty Guide, and listed on either the updated 2017 Ford Warranty Addendum or the 2017 Lincoln Warranty Addendum, are covered for vehicles registered in California, Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, and Washington for 7 years/70,000 miles, whichever first occurs.

Note:  This Special Field Action 18L02 is related to Customer Satisfaction Program 18M02, which is being released at the same time.  Special Field Action 18L02 addresses customer notification, while Customer Satisfaction Program 18M02 addresses the warranty extension.