Year: 2016 Make: FORD Model: Taurus

Number of OPEN Recalls 1


NHTSA Recall Number:  16V925000
Recall Date:  22 December 2016

SUMMARY
Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain model year 2016 Ford Taurus, 2016-2017 Ford Flex, Lincoln MKT, 2017 Ford Explorer and Ford Explorer Police Interceptor Utility vehicles equipped with 3.5L GTDI engines. Improperly brazed turbocharger oil supply tubes may leak oil on engine components.

CONSEQUENCE
An oil leak, in the presence of an ignition source, increases the risk of a fire.

REMEDY
An oil leak, in the presence of an ignition source, increases the risk of a fire.

MANUFACTURER NOTES
Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.