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2016 Ford Explorer Recalls

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Most Recent 2016 Ford Explorer Recall

On November 29, 2017, Ford recalled 177,264 Ford Explorer. Ford motor company (ford) is recalling certain 2016 f-150 and explorer vehicles. loose power seat adjuster pivot bolts may cause the front seat cushions to detach and not properly restrain the seat occupant in the event of a crash.
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2016 Ford Explorer Recall Details

RepairPal Expert Overview on November 29, 2017

The front seats of the vehicle may have loose bolts at the power seat adjuster. This could allow the front seat cushions to detach in an accident, which would not properly restrain the seat occupant and lead to increased risk of injury.

Recall repairs on your Ford must be performed by a Ford dealership. Ford notified known owners of affected vehicles beginning in January, 2018. If you did not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local Ford dealerships. They will also check for any other incomplete recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with. The Ford recall number is 17S40.

2 models affected
RepairPal Expert Overview on June 28, 2016

The driver's side seat back frame on a manually reclining seat may not be welded sufficiently, and may not protect an occupant in a crash. 

Recall repairs on your Ford must be performed by a Ford dealership. Ford will notify known owners of affected vehicles beginning in August, 2016. If you do not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local Ford dealerships. They will also check for any other uncompleted recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with. The Ford recall number is 16C11.

2 models affected
RepairPal Expert Overview on March 31, 2016

The engine block heaters equipped on affected vehicles may overheat, resulting in a possible fire risk.

Recall repairs on your Ford or Lincoln must be performed by a Ford or Lincoln dealership. Ford will begin notifying known owners of affected vehicles in May, 2016. If you do not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local Ford or Lincoln dealerships. They will also check for any other uncompleted recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with. The Ford recall number is 16S14.

2 models affected
RepairPal Expert Overview on September 28, 2015

The bolts that secure the fuel tank to the vehicle may not be tightened properly. This could result in the fuel tank separating from the vehicle. A fuel leak could result, which is a fire hazard.

Recall repairs on your Ford must be performed by a Ford dealership. Ford will begin notifying known owners of affected vehicles in October 2015. If you do not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local Ford dealerships. They will also check for any other uncompleted recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with.

3 models affected
RepairPal Expert Overview on July 24, 2015

The parking brake may not fully engage as intended when it is applied. This could result in the vehicle rolling away.

Recall repairs on your Ford vehicle must be performed by a Ford dealership. Ford began notifying known owners of affected vehicles when the recall was announced, in August 2015. If you did not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local Ford dealers below. They will also check for any other uncompleted recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with.

6 models affected
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