Creaking/Squeaking/Grinding/Rubbing Noise While The Steering Column Is Adjusted Into Tilt Up Or Down Position – 2020-2022 Lincoln Corsair

2022 Lincoln Corsair

NHTSA ID Number: 10208825 Manufacturer Communication Number: TSB 22-2077 Summary Some 2020-2022 Corsair vehicles equipped with a power adjustable steering column may exhibit a creaking/squeaking/grinding and/or rubbing noise while the steering column is adjusted into the tilt up or down position. This may be due to a lack of lubrication in the steering column. To correct this … Read more

Steering Column Adjustment Noise – 2018-2021 Lincoln Navigator

2021 Lincoln Navigator

NHTSA ID Number: 10211725 Manufacturer Communication Number: SSM 50740 Summary Some 2018-2021 Navigator vehicles may exhibit a grinding, growling, or clicking noise during ingress and egress/driver memory function or when manually adjusting the power tilt or telescoping functions of the steering column. This noise may be caused by the steering column tilt or telescopic motors. Refer to … Read more

Safety Recall 14S05 – Electric Power Steering – 2008-2011 Ford Escape & Mercury Mariner

May 29, 2014 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 14V284000 Loss of Electric Power Steering Assist If power steering assist is lost, greater driver effort would be required to steer the vehicle at low speeds, increasing the risk of a crash.   NHTSA Campaign Number: 14V284 Manufacturer Ford Motor Company Components STEERING Potential Number of Units Affected 740,878   Summary Ford Motor Company … Read more

DTC B2278 In Power Steering Control Module (PSCM) – 2008-2012 Ford Escape & Mercury Mariner

2012 Ford Escape

  Some 2008-2012 Escape/Mariner vehicles can exhibit DTC B2278 stored in the PSCM. When this DTC is present the torque sensor must be replaced. Torque sensor part number  CL8Z-3F818-A is a serviceable component and the steering column assembly does not require replacement. The Workshop Manual has been updated to include the revised diagnostic path for … Read more