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2012 Ford Focus
2.0L 4-cyl Engine Code [9] Engine Code [2]
160 bhp. @ 6500 rpm / Torque: 146 ft. lbs. @ 4450 rpm
16 Valves Double Overhead Camshaft Variable Valve Timing
2.0L - Inline 4-cyl (1999 cc) (Gasoline)
Compression Ratio: 12:1

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Product Cross Reference Guide: This product cross reference guide follows recommendations outlined in your owners manual and also reflects periodic service recommendation updates from the original equipment manufacturer for this particular model (2012 Ford Focus with engine code [9]) show example...

For example, the manufacturer may have recommended 5W30 motor oil at the time of production (owners manual) & later revised the recommendation to 5W20. This guide will reflect latest recommendation by the manufacturer for this model. If there are no special instructions from the manufacturer, the owner can choose to follow either one of the recommendation without voiding warranty hide example.

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  1. Engine Oil

    Grade 1  »  SEO18
    All TEMPS  »  5W-20
  2. Manual Transmission

    Manual Transmission, MTX75 (5-SPD)  »  SL026

    All TEMPS  » 
    No AMSOIL Product Recommendation
  3. Automatic Transmission

    Automatic Transmission, DPS6  »  SL026

    No AMSOIL Product Recommendation
  4. Brake Fluid

    Brake Fluid  »  HB

    DOT 3 and 4 Brake Fluid (BFLVCN) [1]
  5. Clutch Fluid

    Clutch Fluid  »  HB

    DOT 3 and 4 Brake Fluid (BFLVCN) [1]
  6. Lubricants & Fluids Comments  »  [*]

    [1] Motorcraft High Performance DOT 3 brake fluid, P/N PM-1-C
    or equivalent meeting Ford specification WSS-M6C65-A1.

  7. Capacities (Drive Train Fluids)

    Engine, with filter  »  4.3 liters [1]
    Cooling System, Initial Fill  »  5 liters
    Passenger Car & Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant
    AMSOIL Antifreeze and Engine Coolant
    Automatic Transmission, DPS6 Initial Fill  »  Not Specified
    Automatic Transmission, Total Fill
    6 speed DPS6  »  1.8 liters
    Manual Transmission, MTX75 (5-SPD)  »  1.8 liters
    ANTPC ANT
    Capacities Comments
    [1] After refill check oil level.
  8. Chassis Lubrication

    0 Fittings, 0 Plugs
  9. Torque Specifications

    Oil Drain Plug  »  21 ft/lbs
    Manual Transmission MTX75
    Fill Plug 26 ft/lbs
    Drain Plug 26 ft/lbs

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  1. Filters: Oil, Air, Cabin, Fuel, Transmission, Hydraulic & Crankcase

    Oil Filter Absolute Efficiency Oil Filter (EA15K51) [1]
    Oil Filter WIX 51348 Oil Filter  
    Air Filter WIX 49017 Air Filter  

    Filter Comments
    [1] Replaces the Ea15k33, which will still work for this vehicle
  2. Gasoline Engine Fuel Additives

    Dominator Octane Boost (AOB)
    AOB Dominator Octane Boost (AOB)

    Maximizes power and improves performance in all two-cycle and four-cycle gasoline engines. Reduces engine knock, improves ignition and engine response, helps fuel burn cleaner and inhibits corrosion. Recommended for off-road and racing use. Packag...

    Gasoline Stabilizer (AST)
    AST Gasoline Stabilizer (AST)

    AMSOIL Gasoline Stabilizer (AST) reduces the oxidation process that occurs when fuel is stored for extended periods, improving performance, extending equipment life and decreasing maintenance expenses. Package sizes include: 16-oz. Bottle ...

    P.I Performance Improver (API)
    API P.I Performance Improver (API)

    P.i. improves fuel mileage an average of 2.3% and up to 5.7%. Reduces emissions such as hydrocarbons (HC) up to 15%, carbon monoxide (CO) up to 26% and nitrous oxides (NOx) up to 17%. Restores power and performance. Reduces the need for costly higher...

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ALM 5W-20 Signature Series Synthetic Motor Oil (ALM)

The Top Tier of AMSOIL Synthetic Motor Oil. AMSOIL Signature Series Synthetic Motor Oil delivers extraordinary lubrication in all types of automotive gasoline engines. Engineered for enthusiasts seeking maximum protection and performance. Precision-f...
XLM 5W-20 Extended Life Synthetic Motor Oil (XLM)

AMSOIL XL Synthetic Motor Oil is the choice for those who want to do something extra for their vehicle. Its boosted formulation delivers extra cleaning power, outstanding wear control, excellent high and low temperature protection and exceptional fue...
OEM 5W-20 OE Series Synthetic Motor Oil (OEM)

OE Synthetic Motor Oil is for mechanics and drivers seeking peace of mind protection and exceptional value in synthetic motor oil. It delivers 100 percent synthetic engine protection for advanced automotive technology, including turbochargers and dir...
BFLV DOT 3 and 4 Synthetic Brake Fluid (BFLV)

*** This item is available for US customers only *** Brake fluid acts as a hydraulic fluid, transferring power and lubricating brake system components while also preventing corrosion. It must contend with extreme heat and the inevitable moi...
ANTPC Passenger Vehicle Antifreeze (ANTPC)

Ethylene Glycol 50/50 Pre-Mix Formulation AMSOIL Passenger Car/Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant provides superior heat transfer and excellent protection against corrosion, freezing and boilover. It provides maximum protection in extreme temper...
ANT Antifreeze and Engine Coolant (ANT)

AMSOIL Antifreeze & Coolant (ANT) is a low-toxicity propylene glycol antifreeze formulated to provide benefits far beyond those found in today's conventional antifreeze and coolant products. This revolutionary formulation provides maximum antifre...
amsoil oil filter AMSOIL Ea Oil Filters

AMSOIL Ea Oil Filters feature synthetic nanofiber technology for maximum efficiency. Guaranteed for up to 15,000 miles or up to 25,000 miles, depending on application, when used with AMSOIL synthetic motor oil.
wix oil filter WIX Automotive, Light Truck & Racing Oil Filters

WIX Oil filters are made with full metal base plate for superior strength at the double seal & also feature a silicone anti-drainback valve. Glass enhanced media in WIX oil filters offers greater efficiency, capturing more 10 to 12 micron sized particles than other cellulose or synthetic blend medias.
wix air filter WIX Automotive, Light Truck & Racing Air Filters

WIX panel element air filters have a linear path through the filter for low airflow restriction & an exclusive pocket pleat for the filter media. Radial air filters are constructed of mesh screen on the inside wall diameter for element strength and media protection from backfire.

Maintenance Schedule as Provided by OEM Documentation

Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Check operation
Item:
Horn
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description:
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Check for leaks
Item:
Body and chassis
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The outer panels that shroud the mechanical and electrical workings of a vehicle and the frame beneath it.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Check for leaks
Item:
Suspension
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The assemblage of joints, links and other components between a vehicle and its wheels. The suspension in concert with the wheels and tires is largely responsible for a given vehicle's ride and handling characteristics
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Check operation
Item:
Clutch
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A pedal-operated device that disconnects the engine from the manual transmission to allow a vehicle to change gears, and then allows the engine and transmission to resume contact and turn together at a new speed.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Check operation
Item:
Exterior lights
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Forms of illumination on a vehicle's exterior.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Air filter
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A device that filters incoming air fed to the engine.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Ball joints
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Movable joints in the steering linkage and suspension system of a vehicle that permit rotating movement in any direction between the parts that are joined.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Battery
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A box containing lead plates filled with a water and acid mixture that stores electricity generated by the alternator. It is the source of power for parts of the car that operate on electricity.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Brake hoses
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A system of rubber hoses through which brake fluid flows from the master cylinder to the brakes at each wheel.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Brake lines
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.02
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A system of rubber hoses and metal tubes through which brake fluid flows from the master cylinder to the brakes at each wheel.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Brake pads
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.3
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: High-friction material attached to a metal backing plate.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Brake rotors
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Rotating discs mounted to the front and/or rear spindles and axles, which brake pads clamp to when the brake pedal is depressed to slow/stop the vehicle.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Cabin air filter
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A filtering system that meters out pollen, road dust and other particles before they can reach the passenger cabin.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Cooling system
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.2
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The system that stores and circulates coolant throughout (water cooled) engines to prevent overheating. Some vehicles have air-cooled engines in which high-speed airflow is sufficient to keep the engine cool.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Cooling system hoses
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A system of rubber hoses through which coolant flows from the radiator through the engine and cooling system.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Drive belt(s)
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A belt that transfers the rotation of the engine through the crankshaft pulley to drive various devices, such as the alternator, water pump, air conditioning compressor or power steering pump.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Drive shaft
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A sturdy metal tube with universal joints on either end that connects the engine to a differential on a rear-wheel or four-wheel drive vehicle.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Exhaust system
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A system of tubing that routes exhaust gases from the exhaust manifold to the rear of the car and into the air. The exhaust system includes catalytic converters and mufflers that help reduce air and noise pollution generated by an engine.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Fluid levels
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The amount of liquid in reservoirs and sumps accessible from the topside of the vehicle: engine coolant, automatic transmission fluid, windshield washer fluid, power steering fluid, brake and/or clutch fluid, and engine oil.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Parking brake
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The mechanical brake connected by cables to either a ratcheting hand lever or foot pedal used to hold or apply a vehicle's rear and sometimes front brakes while left unattended or under conditions of hydraulic circuit failure. Sometimes referred to as the emergency brake.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Radiator
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A heat exchanger that transmits heat to the surrounding air - e.g., the heat exchanger that cools a vehicle's engine coolant.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Steering
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The collection of components that enable the operator to direct a vehicle in a desired direction.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Steering linkage
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The arrangement of rods and lubricated joints connecting the steering gearbox to the wheel spindles.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Tie rod ends
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Ball and socket parts of the steering linkage that connect the wheel spindles to the rack and pinion or center link.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
U-joints
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Universal joints, which are flexible joints used on drive shafts that are composed of two U-shaped yokes that share a common cross-shaped member.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Rotate/adjust air pressure
Item:
Wheels & tires
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.35
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A circular frame of hard material that may be solid or partly solid, is capable of turning on an axle, and holds the rubber cushion that contains compressed air.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Automatic transmission fluid
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used for lubricating and cooling an automatic transmission.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Manual transmission fluid
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.01
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used for lubricating and cooling a manual transmission.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Engine oil
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.18
Parts Units:
4.5
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A substance that lubricates and cools the moving parts of the engine and reduces corrosion and the formation of rust.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Oil filter
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A cartridge-filled canister placed in an engine's lubricating system to strain dirt and abrasive materials out of the oil.
Distance:
20,000 miles (32,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Cabin air filter
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.3
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A filtering system that meters out pollen, road dust and other particles before they can reach the passenger cabin.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Air filter
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.2
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A device that filters incoming air fed to the engine.
Distance:
100,000 miles (160,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Spark plugs
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.4
Parts Units:
4
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Cables that carry a high-voltage electrical charge from the distributor cap or ignition coils to the spark plugs.
Distance:
100,000 miles (160,000 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Coolant
Interval in Month(s):
60
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
1.4
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Also known as "antifreeze." A mixture of water and ethylene glycol that has both a higher boiling point and a lower freezing point than plain water.
Distance:
150,000 miles (240,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Drive belt(s)
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A belt that transfers the rotation of the engine through the crankshaft pulley to drive various devices, such as the alternator, water pump, air conditioning compressor or power steering pump.
Distance:
150,000 miles (240,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Automatic transmission filter(s)
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A component in most automatic transmissions that is fitted over the fluid intake, usually in the pan, that prevents debris and other contaminants from circulating throughout the transmission's inner workings and potentially causing unnecessary wear or damage. Some transmissions use a reusable metal or nylon mesh-type screen in place of a disposable filter.
Distance:
150,000 miles (240,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Automatic transmission fluid
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.07
Parts Units:
1.9
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used for lubricating and cooling an automatic transmission.
Distance:
150,000 miles (240,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Manual transmission fluid
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.08
Parts Units:
1.9
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used for lubricating and cooling a manual transmission.
Distance:
150,000 miles (240,000 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Coolant
Interval in Month(s):
96
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
1.3
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Also known as "antifreeze." A mixture of water and ethylene glycol that has both a higher boiling point and a lower freezing point than plain water.
Distance:
200,000 miles (320,000 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Coolant
Interval in Month(s):
96
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
1.3
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Also known as "antifreeze." A mixture of water and ethylene glycol that has both a higher boiling point and a lower freezing point than plain water.
Distance:
250,000 miles (400,000 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Coolant
Interval in Month(s):
96
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
1.3
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Also known as "antifreeze." A mixture of water and ethylene glycol that has both a higher boiling point and a lower freezing point than plain water.
Distance:
300,000 miles (480,000 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Coolant
Interval in Month(s):
96
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
1.3
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Also known as "antifreeze." A mixture of water and ethylene glycol that has both a higher boiling point and a lower freezing point than plain water.

Service Bulletin as Provided by OEM & NHTSA

Bulletin Date:
2011-05-01
Bulletin Number:
TSB-11-5-1
NHTSA Item Number:
10039118

Component Description: Steering:hydraulic power assist system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Ready ( nhtsa item number - 10039118 ).

Bulletin Date:
2011-12-01
Bulletin Number:
12-2-17
NHTSA Item Number:
10044119

Component Description: Steering.

Service Bulletin Summary: Ford: some vehicles may exhibit a steering wander at highway speeds over 72 km/h (45 mph). Customers may indicate they have to frequently adjust the steering wheel slightly to maintain the direction of travel. ( nhtsa item number - 10044119 ).

Bulletin Date:
2012-01-01
Bulletin Number:
TSB-12-1-7
NHTSA Item Number:
10043323

Component Description: (A) Digital instrument panel., (B) Fuel system, other:storage:fuel gauge system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Ford: in the message center, on some model year vehicles, there are dark horizontal lines showing in instrument panel and/or may be accompanied by erratic gauge or sticking, intermittently. ( nhtsa item number - 10043323 ).

Bulletin Date:
2012-01-01
Bulletin Number:
CSP-11B31
NHTSA Item Number:
10043326

Component Description: (A) Power train:automatic transmission., (B) Power train:clutch assembly.

Service Bulletin Summary: Ford: see document search button for owner letter. Certain model year vehicles have an improperly balanced clutch assembly. This will cause a vibration felt through the seat and/or steering will while in park, first gear and neutral po ( nhtsa item number - 10043326 ).

Bulletin Date:
2012-03-01
Bulletin Number:
APU-11A01
NHTSA Item Number:
10044851

Component Description: Electrical system: software.

Service Bulletin Summary: Lincoln/ford: see document search button for owner letter. A software program has been provided to improve response to touch, screen refresh rates, overall system functionality, and voice recognition. ( nhtsa item number - 10044851 ).

Bulletin Date:
2012-03-01
Bulletin Number:
CSP-12M01
NHTSA Item Number:
10044905

Component Description: Equipment:other:owners/service/other manual.

Service Bulletin Summary: Ford/lincoln: warranty extension has been provided for certain model vehicles with accessory protocol interface module (apim or sync module) to 4 (four) years on ford and 5 (five) years on lincoln vehicles regardless of mileage and subse ( nhtsa item number - 10044905 ).

Bulletin Date:
2012-04-01
Bulletin Number:
APU-11A03-1
NHTSA Item Number:
10045083

Component Description: Electrical system: software.

Service Bulletin Summary: Ford/lincoln: see document search button for owner letter. Information regarding improve overall software system functionality upgrade on voice recognition, response to touch, simplify screens for easy use, and screen refresh rates. ( nhtsa item number - 10045083 ).

Bulletin Date:
2012-05-01
Bulletin Number:
APU-11A02
NHTSA Item Number:
10044853

Component Description: Electrical system: software.

Service Bulletin Summary: Ford/lincoln: see document search button for owner letter. Information provided regarding upgrade of touch software to improve overall system functionality and to simplify screens. ( nhtsa item number - 10044853 ).

Bulletin Date:
2012-05-01
Bulletin Number:
CSP-12B37
NHTSA Item Number:
10045086

Component Description: (A) Electrical system: software., (B) Power train:automatic transmission:control module (tcm, pcm)., (C) Service brakes, air:antilock:control unit/module.

Service Bulletin Summary: Ford: see document search button for owner letter. Vehicle experience roll back when transitioning to accelerator pedal from brake pedal while on incline. Transmission would be jerky or rough when shifting. Pe ( nhtsa item number - 10045086 ).

Bulletin Date:
2012-08-01
Bulletin Number:
CSP-12B41
NHTSA Item Number:
10048139

Component Description: Electrical system:wiring.

Service Bulletin Summary: Ford: see document search button for owner letter. During testing, active grille shutter (ags) wire harness electrical terminals was damaged, and causes engine temperature to rise, if louvers are closed and open circuit occurs, whereby wa ( nhtsa item number - 10048139 ).

Bulletin Date:
2012-11-01
Bulletin Number:
APU-12A04
NHTSA Item Number:
10051743

Component Description: Electrical system: software.

Service Bulletin Summary: Ford: a software upgrade is available for certain vehicles. Models 2012-2013 edge, explorer, mkx, focus, escape, flex, fusion, taurus, mks, mkt, f-150. ( nhtsa item number - 10051743 ).

Bulletin Date:
2013-01-01
Bulletin Number:
CSP-12M02
NHTSA Item Number:
10052069

Component Description: (A) Equipment adaptive., (B) Equipment:electrical.

Service Bulletin Summary: Ford/lincoln: see document search button for owner letter. Information regarding extended warranty for covering accessory protocol interface module regardless of mileage. Models 2011-2013 edge, explorer, mkx, focus, escape, flex, fusion ( nhtsa item number - 10052069 ).

Bulletin Date:
2013-05-01
Bulletin Number:
TSB-13-5-11
NHTSA Item Number:
10052773

Component Description: Suspension:front.

Service Bulletin Summary: Ford: when driving over bumps or making low speed turns, some vehicles may experience some noises from front suspension, like creaking or crunching type. Model 2012-2013 focus, escape. ( nhtsa item number - 10052773 ).

Bulletin Date:
2013-05-01
Bulletin Number:
AS1-32241
NHTSA Item Number:
10053408

Component Description: (A) Equipment., (B) Equipment adaptive.

Service Bulletin Summary: Ford: on various vehicles with my touch,after any apim programming, replacement or disconnect from front display interface module (fdim), touchscreen calibration must be performed. Model years 2011-2013. No models listed. ( nhtsa item number - 10053408 ).

Bulletin Date:
2013-05-01
Bulletin Number:
ASI-32242
NHTSA Item Number:
10053414

Component Description: (A) Equipment., (B) Equipment:electrical.

Service Bulletin Summary: Ford: on some vehicles, touchscreen calibration must be performed after apim programming, replacement or disconnect from front display interface module (fdim). Model 2012-2013 focus. ( nhtsa item number - 10053414 ).

Bulletin Date:
2013-06-01
Bulletin Number:
TSB-13-6-27
NHTSA Item Number:
10053066

Component Description: Digital instrument panel.

Service Bulletin Summary: Ford: on some vehicles, when vehicle has been started, the instrument cluster fails to operate and possibly need to be reprogram to latest calibration. Model 2011-2012 focus. ( nhtsa item number - 10053066 ).

Bulletin Date:
2013-06-01
Bulletin Number:
TSB-13-6-17
NHTSA Item Number:
10053471

Component Description: (A) Equipment., (B) Equipment adaptive., (C) Equipment:electrical.

Service Bulletin Summary: Ford:lincoln: on some vehicles, there are various related concerns about the sync features, such as sync features inoperative, lack of or slow response to phone and voice button operation. Models 2012-2013 focus, e-series, edge, expeditio ( nhtsa item number - 10053471 ).

Bulletin Date:
2013-09-01
Bulletin Number:
TSB-13-9-19
NHTSA Item Number:
10054341

Component Description: (A) Electrical system., (B) Electrical system: software., (C) Electrical system:battery.

Service Bulletin Summary: Ford: some vehicles may experience illumination of abs warning lamp, message display of stop safely now, red triangle warning lamp or illumination of wrench lamp with multiple diagnostic trouble codes (dtcs) and low state of charge of 12 v ( nhtsa item number - 10054341 ).

Bulletin Date:
2013-09-01
Bulletin Number:
ASI-44184
NHTSA Item Number:
10054371

Component Description: Power train:manual transmission:lubricant.

Service Bulletin Summary: Ford: transmission fluid leaked on clutch assembly and by using metal parts cleaner, containing 60% acetone or 60% heptane, effectively, will clean fluid. Model 2011-2014 fiesta, focus. ( nhtsa item number - 10054371 ).

Bulletin Date:
2013-10-01
Bulletin Number:
ASI-44209
NHTSA Item Number:
10054875

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Ford: a message is displayed regarding the transmission over heating, due to diagnostic trouble codes (dtc) and message can be display without overheating of transmission. Model 2011-2014 fiesta, focus. ( nhtsa item number - 10054875 ).

Bulletin Date:
2013-10-01
Bulletin Number:
ASI-44241
NHTSA Item Number:
10054965

Component Description: Vehicle speed control:accelerator pedal.

Service Bulletin Summary: Ford: when other diagnostic trouble codes (dtc) are set, vehicles will concurrently set a p060d (internal control module accelerator pedal position performance) malfunction indicator light (mil). Model 2012-2014 focus. ( nhtsa item number - 10054965 ).

Bulletin Date:
2013-11-01
Bulletin Number:
ASI-32314
NHTSA Item Number:
10053655

Component Description: (A) Electrical system:wiring., (B) Vehicle speed control:cruise control.

Service Bulletin Summary: Ford: the cruise control, on some vehicles, may be inoperative due to steering wheel wiring harness with diagnostic trouble code (dtc) b112b. 07. Models 2012-2013 focus, escape. ( nhtsa item number - 10053655 ).

Bulletin Date:
2013-11-01
Bulletin Number:
ASI-32331
NHTSA Item Number:
10053657

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Ford: there are some concerns, on some vehicles, where no crank, no start, hard start, intermittent start, noise during start and/or various other transmission issues in drive or reverse, no engagement when shifting from park, delayed or i ( nhtsa item number - 10053657 ).

Bulletin Date:
2013-11-01
Bulletin Number:
TSB-13-12-4
NHTSA Item Number:
10054364

Component Description: Fuel system, other:storage:fuel gauge system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Ford: an inaccurate distance to empty or inaccurate fuel gauge indication, on some vehicles, and also there are multiple diagnostic trouble codes (dtc) with illumination of check engine light. Model 2012-2014 focus. ( nhtsa item number - 10054364 ).

Bulletin Date:
2013-11-01
Bulletin Number:
ASI-44283
NHTSA Item Number:
10054548

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Ford: during cold ambient temperatures, and at light acceleration or coasting, a grinding, scraping noise is heard, between 20-50 mph. Model 2012-2013 fiesta, focus. ( nhtsa item number - 10054548 ).

Bulletin Date:
2014-01-01
Bulletin Number:
ASI-44363
NHTSA Item Number:
10055019

Component Description: Engine (pws).

Service Bulletin Summary: Ford: within 20 seconds after remote starting vehicle, there is a start stall issue and diagnostic trouble code (dtc) p1594 is set in body control module (bcm). Model 2012-2014 focus, 2013-2014 escape, c-max. ( nhtsa item number - 10055019 ).

Bulletin Date:
2014-02-01
Bulletin Number:
ASI-44389
NHTSA Item Number:
10055572

Component Description: Electrical system:starter assembly.

Service Bulletin Summary: Ford: diagnostic trouble code (dtc) 01594 is set in body control module (bcm) and no other codes, after remote starting and with a start stall symptom, within 20 seconds. Model 2012-2014 focus, 2013-2014 escape, c-max. ( nhtsa item number - 10055572 ).

Bulletin Date:
2014-03-01
Bulletin Number:
TSB-14-0047
NHTSA Item Number:
10055320

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Ford: when taking off from a stop, using light acceleration, the automatic transmission would exhibit an intermittent transmission shudder and may or may not be leaking transmission fluid from clutch housing. Model 2011-2014 fiesta, focus ( nhtsa item number - 10055320 ).

Bulletin Date:
2014-03-01
Bulletin Number:
ASI-44460
NHTSA Item Number:
10055324

Component Description: (A) Electrical system:wiring., (B) Power train:automatic transmission:control module (tcm, pcm)., (C) Service brakes, air:antilock:abs warning light.

Service Bulletin Summary: Ford: there are multiple communication module diagnostic trouble codes (dtc) due to hs-can circuit located on underside of front passenger seat shorting to ground. Model 2012-2014 focus. ( nhtsa item number - 10055324 ).

Bulletin Date:
2014-03-01
Bulletin Number:
ASI-44452
NHTSA Item Number:
10055354

Component Description: Equipment adaptive.

Service Bulletin Summary: Ford: some vehicles may exhibit diagnostic trouble code (dtc) b1d06:15 after the replacement of the body control module (bcm) and should be ignored and no repairs or diagnostics perform. Model 2012-2014 focus, c-max, escape. ( nhtsa item number - 10055354 ).

Bulletin Date:
2014-04-01
Bulletin Number:
TSB-14-0078
NHTSA Item Number:
10056234

Component Description: Latches/locks/linkages:doors:latch.

Service Bulletin Summary: Ford: the front door (left or right) fails to operate due to an intermittent ia smart unlock function. Model 2012-2014 focus, c-max, escape. ( nhtsa item number - 10056234 ).

Bulletin Date:
2014-05-01
Bulletin Number:
TSB-14-0112
NHTSA Item Number:
10056146

Component Description: Fuel system, gasoline:storage:tank assembly:filler pipe and cap.

Service Bulletin Summary: Ford: an early shut off regarding a slow filling of fuel or filler fuel nozzle. Model 2012-2014 focus. ( nhtsa item number - 10056146 ).

Bulletin Date:
2014-07-01
Bulletin Number:
TSB-14-0131
NHTSA Item Number:
10056925

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Ford: on some vehicles, with light acceleration, transmission clutch would shudder, excessively, and possibly would leak transmission fluid from clutch housing. Model 2011-14 fiesta, focus. ( nhtsa item number - 10056925 ).

Bulletin Date:
2014-07-01
Bulletin Number:
ASI-44649
NHTSA Item Number:
10057723

Component Description: Equipment.

Service Bulletin Summary: Ford: a job aid was developed and now available for the ptu internal or external fluid leakage for all wheel drive vehicles. ( nhtsa item number - 10057723 ).

Bulletin Date:
2014-08-01
Bulletin Number:
ASI-44686
NHTSA Item Number:
10056788

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Ford: some vehicles are experiencing, with or without powertrain diagostic trouble codes (dtc) p0805, p06b8, p0809, p0850, p087a, p087e, p0884, p283a, p2831, p2836, p2837, p2835, an intermittent or delayed engagement, automatic transmissio ( nhtsa item number - 10056788 ).

Bulletin Date:
2014-09-01
Bulletin Number:
ASI-44736
NHTSA Item Number:
10057745

Component Description: Engine (pws).

Service Bulletin Summary: Ford: diagnostic trouble code (dtc) p0217 will appear on vehicles with gas direct injection and a pinpoint test for dtc p0217 has been updated in workshop manual (wsm). Model 2012-14 focus. ( nhtsa item number - 10057745 ).

Bulletin Date:
2014-09-01
Bulletin Number:
ASI-44707
NHTSA Item Number:
10057865

Component Description: (A) Electrical system: software., (B) Power train.

Service Bulletin Summary: Ford: after powertrain control module reprogramming, the malfunction indicator lamp (mil) is on with several diagnostic trouble codes (dtc) p06b8, p068a, p2610, if key not left for 30 seconds in off position following programming on some m ( nhtsa item number - 10057865 ).

Bulletin Date:
2014-11-01
Bulletin Number:
14-0215
NHTSA Item Number:
10057597

Component Description: Engine (pws).

Service Bulletin Summary: Ford: 2012-2014 ford focus vehicles equipped with a 2. 0 gas direct injection (gdi) engine may produce a illuminated indicator lamp malfuntion. ( nhtsa item number - 10057597 ).

Bulletin Date:
2014-11-01
Bulletin Number:
TSB 14-0215
NHTSA Item Number:
10057678

Component Description: Engine (pws).

Service Bulletin Summary: Ford focus: 2012-2014 ford focus vehicles with gas direct injection engines may malfunction indicator lamp indicator or check engine light. ( nhtsa item number - 10057678 ).

Bulletin Date:
2014-11-01
Bulletin Number:
14-0215
NHTSA Item Number:
10058090

Component Description: Engine (pws).

Service Bulletin Summary: Ford focus 2012-2014: bulletin information involving certain vehicles equipped with a 2. 0l gas direct injection engine may cause a concern of a malfunction indicator lamp illuminated , engine may not start or may run rough, loss of power , ( nhtsa item number - 10058090 ).

Bulletin Date:
2015-01-01
Bulletin Number:
44852
NHTSA Item Number:
10057815

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Ford: 2011-2015 ford fiesta and 2012-2014 ford focus vehicles equipped with a dps6 transmission when using solvents to clean the dps6 transmission bell housing and clutch, should avoid input shaft seal exposure to solvent. 6/30/15 ( nhtsa item number - 10057815 ).

Bulletin Date:
2015-01-01
Bulletin Number:
44855
NHTSA Item Number:
10057830

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:radio/tape deck/cd etc. .

Service Bulletin Summary: Ford: some 2013-2015 ford c-max, 2013-2015 ford escape, and 2012-2014 ford focus equipped with my ford touch may be experiencing compact discs getting stuck while attempting to eject out the system. 7/1/15 ( nhtsa item number - 10057830 ).

Bulletin Date:
2015-03-01
Bulletin Number:
15-0043
NHTSA Item Number:
10057872

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Ford 2011-2014 model year fiesta and focus vehicles equipped with a dps6 automatic transmission will experience, on light acceleration, clutch shuddering. ( nhtsa item number - 10057872 ).

Bulletin Date:
2015-03-01
Bulletin Number:
15-0034
NHTSA Item Number:
10057878

Component Description: Fuel system, other:storage:fuel gauge system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Ford 2012-2014 focus: certain vehicles may have incorrect fuel gauge indication lamp with diagnostic codes p0420, p1450, p0452,p0456, p0460 or p2196. ( nhtsa item number - 10057878 ).

Bulletin Date:
2015-03-01
Bulletin Number:
15-0036
NHTSA Item Number:
10057879

Component Description: Engine (pws).

Service Bulletin Summary: Ford 2012-2014 focus: information regarding certain vehicles equipped with 2. 0l gas direct injection engine may cause a concern of a mil engine running rough or loss of power. ( nhtsa item number - 10057879 ).

Bulletin Date:
2015-06-01
Bulletin Number:
ASI-45156
NHTSA Item Number:
10074779

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:radio/tape deck/cd etc. .

Service Bulletin Summary: Summary to be provided on a future date. ( nhtsa item number - 10074779 ).

Bulletin Date:
2015-06-01
Bulletin Number:
ASI-45166
NHTSA Item Number:
10074789

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:radio/tape deck/cd etc. .

Service Bulletin Summary: Summary to be provided on a future date. ( nhtsa item number - 10074789 ).

Bulletin Date:
2015-07-01
Bulletin Number:
44863
NHTSA Item Number:
10057834

Component Description: Visibility:power window devices and controls.

Service Bulletin Summary: Ford: no service action is recommended for this condition. Please use at your discretion. Various 2010-2015 vehicles may experience a turbulence noise, similar to an helicopter noise, at highway speeds when the rear door window(s) or sunroo ( nhtsa item number - 10057834 ).

Bulletin Date:
2015-08-01
Bulletin Number:
SB-14M02-SUP2
NHTSA Item Number:
10072057

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission:control module (tcm, pcm).

Service Bulletin Summary: Summary to be provided on a future date. ( nhtsa item number - 10072057 ).

Bulletin Date:
2015-08-01
Bulletin Number:
TSB-15-0120
NHTSA Item Number:
10074707

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Summary to be provided on a future date. ( nhtsa item number - 10074707 ).

Bulletin Date:
2015-08-01
Bulletin Number:
TSB-15-0121
NHTSA Item Number:
10074708

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Summary to be provided on a future date. ( nhtsa item number - 10074708 ).

Bulletin Date:
2015-08-01
Bulletin Number:
TSB-15-0134
NHTSA Item Number:
10074712

Component Description: Electrical system:battery.

Service Bulletin Summary: Summary to be provided on a future date. ( nhtsa item number - 10074712 ).

Bulletin Date:
2015-08-01
Bulletin Number:
CSP-15B-22
NHTSA Item Number:
10074720

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Summary to be provided on a future date. ( nhtsa item number - 10074720 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-03-01
Bulletin Number:
14M01
NHTSA Item Number:
10074653

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Summary to be provided on a future date. ( nhtsa item number - 10074653 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-05-01
Bulletin Number:
SSM-45815
NHTSA Item Number:
10078988

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission:control module (tcm, pcm).

Service Bulletin Summary: Air conditioning (a/c) inoperative - diagnostic trouble code (dtc) p0645 ( nhtsa item number - 10078988 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-05-01
Bulletin Number:
SSM-45821
NHTSA Item Number:
10078990

Component Description: Electrical system: software.

Service Bulletin Summary: Siri eyes free functional issues using bluetooth and apple ios 9. 2 and 9. 2. 1 ( nhtsa item number - 10078990 ).


Recall Data Provided by NHTSA

#
1
Make(s):
FORD
Model(s):
FOCUS
Year(s):
2012
Manufacturer:
FORD MOTOR COMPANY
NHTSA ID:
12V149000
Recall Date:
April 5th, 2012
Units Affected:
140,310

Affected Component: Visibility:windshield wiper/washer:switch/wiring.

Summary: Ford is recalling certain model year 2012 focus vehicles manufactured from august 1, 2010, through october 18, 2011. A seal in the wiring harness connector to the passenger side wiper motor may be missing. .

Conequence: Water or other contaminants may accumulate in the connector, resulting in an intermittent or inoperative passenger side wiper motor, reducing visibility and increasing the risk of a crash. .

Remedy: Ford will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and as necessary, clean and properly seal the passenger side wiper motor connector. Any inoperative wiper motors will be replaced. This service will be provided free of charge. The safety recall began on may 21, 2012. Owners may contact the ford motor company customer relationship center at 1-866-436-7332. .

Notes: Ford's safety recall campaign number is 12s29. Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153).

#
2
Make(s):
FORD
Model(s):
FOCUS
Year(s):
2012, 2013
Manufacturer:
YAKIMA PRODUCTS, INC.
NHTSA ID:
12E035000
Recall Date:
October 2nd, 2012
Units Affected:
440

Affected Component: Equipment.

Summary: This recall involves aftermarket parts sold by yakima products, inc. For use on model year 2012 and 2013 ford focus vehicles. This recall is being conducted by yakima, not by ford. Certain combined q-tower and q128 clip rooftop rack systems, part numbers 8000124 and 8000728, do not fully contact the door frame. .

Conequence: Without proper contact of the rooftop rack clip to the door frame, there is insufficient clamping pressure and friction. The system may slide off the vehicle when loaded with accessories, possibly becoming a road hazard to other vehicles or causing injury to pedestrians. .

Remedy: Yakima will notify owners, and yakima or a yakima dealer will refund the purchase of the q-tower and q-128 clip system. There is no replacement system available for the 2012-2013 model year ford focus. The safety recall began on october 15, 2012. Only vehicles equipped with the vehicle rack system are affected. This recall is being conducted by yakima, not ford. Owners may contact yakima at 1-888-925-4621. .

Notes: Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153).

#
3
Make(s):
FORD
Model(s):
FOCUS
Year(s):
2012, 2013
Manufacturer:
Ford Motor Company
NHTSA ID:
13V335000
Recall Date:
August 1st, 2013
Units Affected:
6,308

Affected Component: Exterior lighting.

Summary: Ford is recalling certain model year 2012-2013 focus bev vehicles equipped with high intensity discharge (hid) headlights, manufactured september 15, 2011, through may 6, 2013; and model year 2013 focus st vehicles equipped with high intensity discharge (hid) headlights, manufactured february 16, 2012, through may 7, 2013. Due to a wiring incompatability, the front side marker lamps may not function. Thus, these vehicles fail to comply to the requirements of federal motor vehicle safety standard (fmvss) no. 108, "lamps, reflective devices, and associated equipment. ".

Conequence: Without the proper illumination of the side maker lamps, the vehicle may be less visible in night time conditions, increasing the risk of a crash. .

Remedy: Ford will notify owners, and dealers will modify the headlamp assembly wiring, free of charge. The recall began on august 16, 2013. Owners may contact the ford customer relationship center at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's recall number is 13c04. .

Notes: Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153).

#
4
Make(s):
FORD, LINCOLN
Model(s):
C-MAX, ESCAPE, FOCUS, MKC, MUSTANG, TRANSIT CONNECT
Year(s):
2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016
Manufacturer:
Ford Motor Company
NHTSA ID:
16V643000
Recall Date:
September 6th, 2016
Units Affected:
2,046,297

Affected Component: Latches/locks/linkages:doors:latch.

Summary: Ford motor company (ford) is recalling certain model year 2012-2015 ford focus, 2013-2015 ford escape and ford c-max, 2015 lincoln mkc and ford mustang, and 2014-2016 ford transit connect vehicles. A component within the door latches may break, preventing the doors from latching and/or leading the driver or a passenger to believe a door is securely closed when, in fact, it is not. .

Conequence: A door that is not securely latched could open while the vehicle is in motion, increasing the risk of injury to a vehicle occupant. .

Remedy: Ford will notify owners, and dealers will replace the door latches with an improved part, free of charge. The recall began on january 27, 2017. Owners may contact ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 16s30. .

Notes: Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153).

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