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2018 FORD ESCAPE Recall - Campaign #18V104000

 
Auto Recalls For Consumers

2018 FORD ESCAPE RECALL - #18V104000

RECALL FOR SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC : FOUNDATION COMPONENTS : HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS

Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2018 Ford Escape and Lincoln MKC vehicles. These vehicles may be equipped with incorrect front brake hoses that may chafe against other components, possibly resulting in a brake fluid leak.

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Recall Details
Vehicle 2018 FORD ESCAPE
Manufacturer Ford Motor Company
Manufactured between 10/29/2017 - 10/30/2017
Recalled on 2/15/2018
Influenced by Ford Motor Company
Owners Notified on 3/14/2018
# Affected 88
Recalled for SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS
 
Description Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2018 Ford Escape and Lincoln MKC vehicles. These vehicles may be equipped with incorrect front brake hoses that may chafe against other components, possibly resulting in a brake fluid leak.
Consequences A brake fluid leak may lengthen the distance needed to stop the vehicle, increasing the risk of a crash.
Corrective action Ford will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the brake hoses, replacing any that are incorrect, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin March 2018. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 18S04.
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.
See also 2018 FORD ESCAPE Recall for AIR BAGS, SIDE/WINDOW
Technical Service Bulletins May 21, 2018 - 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
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May 21, 2018 - 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
Some 2017-2018 Escape vehicles equipped with a 1.5L EcoBoost engine may exhibit a timing belt saw or chirp type noise at idle while the vehicle is in transport mode. The noise is noticeable because of an elevated idle speed while the vehicl

May 21, 2018 - 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
Some 2017-2018 Escape/Focus/Transit Connect vehicles equipped with remote start may exhibit the engine shut off after using the remote start function to start the vehicle with DTC P1594 stored in the BCM. If using the FordPass app, the app

May 21, 2018 - 062300 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:HOSE
Some 2018 Escape vehicles equipped with a 1.5L EcoBoost engine may exhibit an illuminated MIL on with DTC P051B. This DTC sets when the PCM detects a sensor offset greater than a calibrated threshold just prior to engine cranking or if it d

May 21, 2018 - 070000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
Some 2018 Escape vehicles equipped with a 1.5L EcoBoost engine may exhibit an illuminated MIL on with DTC P051B. This DTC sets if the crankcase pressure sensor voltage is greater than a calibrated threshold. If DTC P051B is set with any oth

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