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US NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID: 16V925000
Mfg's Report Date: DEC 21, 2016
Component: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:TURBO-CHARGER
Potential Number Of Units Affected: 1163


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:
Ford will notify owners, and dealers will inspect, and if necessary, replace the turbocharger oil supply tubes, free of charge. The recall began on January 31, 2017. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 16S46.

Dates of Manufacture:
OCT 14, 2016 to NOV 01, 2016

Manufacturer Recall Number:
16S46

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