Lincoln Aviator Problem Report

Lincoln Aviator A Cosmetic Crack May Develop on the Liftgate

(260 reports)

A cosmetic crack may develop on the plastic liftgate trim panel. Lincoln has released a service procedure to replace the applique without damage the the liftgate glass.

This has been a fantastic vehicle - have hardly put any maintenance money into it other than oil changes and the like. Will have to replace front wheel bearing now at 127K miles - that's it. Curious as to the liftgate crack as it also happened to me. Is Ford picking up the the cost to replace? -
V shape following along the Lincoln emblem -
Rear Liftgate cracked in 2 places coming from the lincoln emblem -
Rear liftgate cracked in the center 3 times -
I have a crack in the lift gate. It has not been fixed. did linc have a recall? -
cracks in lift gate below window. -
plastic on liftgate has a crack next to the lincoln emblem -
I developed a crack to the right side of the emblem the spans from top to bottom of the liftgate plastic molding. It is garage kept and out of weather most of the time. -
lift gat cracked on right side of emblem -
Liftgate plastic cracked vertically in middle from bottom to top (just under lincoln emblem) - Happened at around 80,000 miles -
Rear panel below lift gate glass cracked. Replaced panel and secured with 3M automotive tape instead of adhesive. Lift gate structure is a different material and expands / contracts at a different rate than the panel, which is what causes the panel to crack. -
Told to wait for recall due to known probl -
Our lift gate panel has been replaced twice! -
hasn't been fixed -
Crack next to Lincoln emblem -
Cosmetic Crack on the Liftgate -
As stated above. Not fixed. -
a crack in the lifegate was present at purchase dealer said they would fix and haven't since I've owned the vehicle. -
problem liftgate -
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