Recalls & Defects For 2017 Ford Edge

Vehicle Report: 2017 Ford Edge

Recalls & Defects

Recall Subject: Structure:body:roof and Pillars

Report Receipt Date: 03/27/2017
NHTSA Campaign: 17v205000

Summary
Ford motor company (ford) is recalling certain 2017 edge vehicles equipped with the optional panoramic vista roof. these vehicles may have an improperly welded windshield header, reducing the vehicle's lateral structural integrity. as such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of federal motor vehicle safety standard (fmvss) number 214, "side impact protection."

Consequence
If the vehicle has reduced lateral structural integrity, the occupants are at an increased risk of injury in the event of a side-impact crash.

Remedy
Ford will notify owners, and dealers will repair the windshield header, free of charge. the recall began may 18, 2017. owners may contact ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. ford's number for the recall is 17c05.

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.


Recall Subject: AIR Bags:frontal:driver Side Inflator Module

Report Receipt Date: 02/27/2017
NHTSA Campaign: 17v123000

Summary
Ford motor company (ford) is recalling certain 2016-2017 ford edge and lincoln mkx vehicles and 2017 lincoln continental vehicles. in the event of a crash, the driver's frontal air bag may not fully inflate or the air bag cushion may detach from the air bag module. as such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of federal motor vehicle safety standard (fmvss) number 208, "occupant crash protection."

Consequence
During deployment, if the air bag does not fully inflate or the cushion detaches, there is an increased risk of injury in the event of a crash.

Remedy
Ford will notify owners, and dealers will replace the driver frontal air bag module, free of charge. the recall began june 16, 2017. owners may contact ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. ford's number for this recall is 17c02.

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.


Recall Subject: Power Train:automatic Transmission:torque Converter

Report Receipt Date: 07/06/2017
NHTSA Campaign: 17v427000

Summary
Ford motor company (ford) is recalling certain 2017 lincoln mkz and ford edge and fusion vehicles. on vehicles with 2.0l gas engines and six-speed automatic transmissions, the torque converter weld studs may have been inadequately welded.

Consequence
If the torque converter weld studs fail, the torque converter will not be connected to the engine flexplate and the vehicle will lose the ability to move, increasing the risk of a crash.

Remedy
Ford or lincoln will notify owners, and dealers will replace the torque converters, free of charge. the recall began august 25, 2017. owners may contact ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. ford's number for this recall is 17s16.

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.


Recall Subject: Power Train:automatic Transmission:torque Converter

Report Receipt Date: 06/11/2018
NHTSA Campaign: 18v390000

Summary
Ford motor company (ford) is recalling certain 2017-2018 ford edge and 2017 lincoln mkz vehicles. on vehicles with 2.0l gas engines and six-speed automatic transmissions, the torque converter weld studs may have been inadequately welded.

Consequence
If the torque converter weld studs fail, the torque converter will not be connected to the engine flexplate and the vehicle will lose the ability to move, increasing the risk of a crash.

Remedy
Ford will notify owners, and dealers will replace the torque converters, free of charge. the recall began on july 5, 2018. owners may contact ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. ford's number for this recall is 17s16 (s2). note: this recall is an expansion of recall 17v-427.

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.



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