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2018 Lincoln MKX Reliability Ratings

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2018 Lincoln MKX Recalls

There have been 4 safety recalls issued from NHTSA.

SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS Recall Date: 08/10/2020
  • Summary: Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2015-2018 Ford Edge and 2016-2018 Lincoln MKX vehicles. The front brake hoses may rupture prematurely.
  • Potential Number of Units Affected: 488594
  • Consequence: A ruptured front brake hose will cause a brake fluid leak, lengthening the distance needed to stop the vehicle, increasing the risk of a crash.
  • Remedy: Ford will notify owners, and dealers will replace the front brake hoses with the new hoses that have a revised braid material, free of charge. Parts are not currently available. An interim letter notifying owners of the safety risk was mailed September 21, 2020. A second letter will be sent once parts are available, which is expected to be the first quarter of 2021. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 20S42.
  • Manufacturer Recall Number: 20S42
  • NHTSA Campaign ID: 20V469000
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:INTERIOR/UNDER DASH Recall Date: 07/16/2020
  • Summary: Ford Motor Company, Inc. (Ford) is recalling certain 2016-2018 Lincoln MKX and 2019-2020 Nautilus vehicles equipped with 16-way electric tilt seats. The seat cushion frame edge may contact the wire harness when the seat occupant uses the tilt function of the seat, potentially damaging one or more wires within the harness, which can result in either inadvertent deployment of the air bag or nondeployment of the air bag in the event of a crash.
  • Potential Number of Units Affected: 19299
  • Consequence: An air bag that deploys inadvertently increases the risk of a crash. An air bag that does not deploy in the event of a crash increases the risk of injury.
  • Remedy: Ford will notify owners, and dealers will install protective flocking tape onto the exposed edge of the 16-way seat cushion frames, and inspect the wire harness for damage, and repair or replace it as needed, free of charge. This recall began August 12, 2020. Owners may contact Ford/Lincoln customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 20S37.
  • Manufacturer Recall Number: 20S37
  • NHTSA Campaign ID: 20V414000
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH Recall Date: 09/10/2018
  • Summary: Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2018 Ford Edge and Lincoln MKX vehicles. These vehicles may have door striker bolts that are shorter than intended. Vehicles with shorter door striker bolts fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 206, "Door Locks and Door Retention Components" potentially resulting in the doors opening in the event of a crash.
  • Potential Number of Units Affected: 503
  • Consequence: If the doors open in the event of a crash, there is an increased risk of injury.
  • Remedy: Ford will notify owners, and dealers will replace the door striker bolts, free of charge. The recall began October 18, 2018. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 18C06.
  • Dates of Manufacture: JUL 26, 2018 to JUL 30, 2018
  • Manufacturer Recall Number: 18C06
  • NHTSA Campaign ID: 18V612000
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:ALTERNATOR/GENERATOR/REGULATOR Recall Date: 08/19/2018
  • Summary: Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2018 Ford Edge, Lincoln MKX, 2019 Ford Flex, and Lincoln MKT vehicles. The power supply cables at the starter and the alternator may not have been properly secured, possibly resulting in an electrical arc.
  • Potential Number of Units Affected: 87
  • Consequence: An electrical arc can increase the risk of a fire.
  • Remedy: Ford will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the alternator and starter motor power supply cables to verify that they are properly secured, correcting them as necessary, free of charge. The recall began September 26, 2018. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 18S25.
  • Dates of Manufacture: MAY 28, 2018 to MAY 28, 2018
  • Manufacturer Recall Number: 18S25
  • NHTSA Campaign ID: 18V548000

2018 Lincoln MKX Warranty

The 2018 Lincoln MKX comes with a four-year/50,000-mile bumper-to-bumper warranty and a six-year/70,000-mile powertrain warranty.

Warranty information last updated: 3/3/20

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