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  The latest Recall of Ford Taurus Vehicles

Recall of Ford vehicles (16V925000)

Date: Received Date: Dec. 22, 2016;   Recorded Date: Dec. 22, 2016;  
Campaign Id: 16V925000
Recalled Vehicles: 2017 Ford Explorer,    2017 Ford Explorer Police Intercept,    2016 Ford Flex,    2017 Ford Flex,    2016 Ford Taurus,    2016 Lincoln MKT,    2017 Lincoln MKT
Component: Engine And Engine Cooling:engine:gasoline:turbo-charger.     Manufactured by: Ford Motor Company
Affected Vehicles: 1,163
Recall 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.
How to Fix: Ford will notify owners, and dealers will inspect, and if necessary, replace the turbocharger oil supply tubes, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin on January 23, 2017. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 16s46.
Recall 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.
Historical Recalls of Ford Taurus Vehicles
Date Component Vehicle Affected
Dec. 22, 2016   Engine And Engine Cooling:engine:gasoline:turbo-charger 1,163
Sep. 28, 2015   Fuel System, Gasoline:storage:tank Assembly:mounting 203
Jul. 24, 2015   Parking Brake 7,165
May. 29, 2014   Exterior Lighting 183,425
Jun. 26, 2013   Latches/locks/linkage 12,569
May. 31, 2013   Gasoline Fuel System 390,783
Mar. 27, 2013   Fuel System, Gasoline:storage:tank Assembly 3,037
Apr. 10, 2006   Electrical System: Instrument Panel 19
Nov. 9, 2005   Visibility:windshield Wiper/washer:motor 199,942
Jul. 15, 2004   Suspension:front:springs:coil Springs 899,060
Jul. 8, 2004   Seats:front Assembly:power Adjust 24,277
Mar. 2, 2004   Engine And Engine Cooling 399,926
Mar. 2, 2004   Exterior Lighting:brake Lights:switch 938,789
Mar. 10, 2003   Visibility:windshield 67,894
Oct. 2, 2002   Service Brakes, Hydraulic:pedals And Linkages 369,614
Dec. 21, 2001   Engine And Engine Cooling:cooling System:fan 695,260
Aug. 8, 2001   Visibility:windshield Wiper/washer:motor 1,083,000
Apr. 27, 2001   Seat Belts:front:buckle Assembly 4,567
Mar. 12, 2001   Exterior Lighting:headlights:switch 74,000
Mar. 12, 2001   Exterior Lighting:tail Lights:switch 157,000
Feb. 28, 2001   Exterior Lighting:back Up Lights 28,000
Nov. 28, 2000   Equipment:other:owners/service/other Manual 495,000
Aug. 24, 2000   Equipment:other:labels 167,000
Aug. 24, 2000   Seat Belts:front:anchorage 5,961
Sep. 20, 1999   Seat Belts:front:anchorage 25,306
Dec. 16, 1998   Structure:frame And Members 2,697,000
Nov. 9, 1998   Power Train:automatic Transmission:cooling Unit And Lines 1,800
Sep. 1, 1998   Vehicle Speed Control 6,000
Aug. 25, 1998   Seat Belts:front:anchorage 7,000
May. 6, 1998   Suspension:front:springs:coil Springs 281,000
Mar. 25, 1998   Fuel System, Gasoline:storage:tank Assembly 400
Feb. 10, 1998   Exterior Lighting:headlights 571,800
Jan. 21, 1998   Exterior Lighting:headlights:switch 506,000
Jun. 9, 1997   Power Train:automatic Transmission 100,000
Feb. 26, 1997   Vehicle Speed Control 212,700
Feb. 25, 1997   Engine And Engine Cooling:cooling System:fan 75,200
Sep. 18, 1996   Power Train:automatic Transmission 340,000
Sep. 5, 1996   Power Train:automatic Transmission:gear Position Indication (prndl) 40,000
Aug. 12, 1996   Fuel System, Gasoline:fuel Injection System 4,700
May. 14, 1996   Power Train:automatic Transmission 100,000
Jan. 25, 1996   Service Brakes, Hydraulic:switches:brake Warning 76,500
Oct. 11, 1994   Service Brakes, Hydraulic:pedals And Linkages 1,500
Jun. 23, 1993   Structure:frame And Members 1,610,000
Jan. 4, 1993   Service Brakes, Hydraulic:antilock 212
Aug. 17, 1992   Seat Belts:front:buckle Assembly 565,000
May. 11, 1992   Wheel 654,000
Sep. 4, 1991   Structure:body:hatchback/liftgate:support Device 1,300
Aug. 6, 1991   Service Brakes, Hydraulic:foundation Components:disc:rotor 325,000
Mar. 4, 1991   Seats 278,000
Aug. 28, 1990   Wheels:center Section 1,212
Oct. 13, 1989   Exterior Lighting:headlights:switch 2,900
Sep. 4, 1987   Fuel System, Gasoline:delivery:hoses, Lines/piping, And Fittings 3,600,000
Feb. 19, 1987   Visibility:windshield Wiper/washer:motor 28,000
Nov. 7, 1986   Suspension:rear:axle:spindle 631
Oct. 28, 1986   Steering:wheel And Handle Bar 4,714
Mar. 10, 1986   Visibility 4,700
Dec. 26, 1985   Steering:column Locking:anti-theft Device 4,500
Recall Statistics of Ford Taurus Model Years
Model Number of Recalls
  2016 Ford Taurus
  1
  2015 Ford Taurus
  2
  2014 Ford Taurus
  1
  2013 Ford Taurus
  3
  2012 Ford Taurus
  2
  2011 Ford Taurus
  1
  2010 Ford Taurus
  1
  2006 Ford Taurus
  2
  2004 Ford Taurus
  1
  2003 Ford Taurus
  3
  2002 Ford Taurus
  3
  2001 Ford Taurus
  9
  2000 Ford Taurus
  8
  1999 Ford Taurus
  5
  1998 Ford Taurus
  2
  1997 Ford Taurus
  3
  1996 Ford Taurus
  6
  1995 Ford Taurus
  5
  1994 Ford Taurus
  4
  1993 Ford Taurus
  6
  1992 Ford Taurus
  5
  1991 Ford Taurus
  4
  1990 Ford Taurus
  6
  1989 Ford Taurus
  5
  1988 Ford Taurus
  5
  1987 Ford Taurus
  8
  1986 Ford Taurus
  8