Ford Kuga Oil sump may crack due to the engine overheating Recall
Recall affects Ford KUGA
Reason for recall: The engine control module calibration may not adequately detect an overheat condition in certain 2.0L Duratorq Diesel engines. In extreme cases an overheated engine can result in a breach of the oil sump leading to loss of the engine oil.
When was it announced?
Mar 12, 2018
What action are Ford taking?
Recall the vehicles that are likely to be affected and download revised software for the control module calibration that improves overheat detection and provides an instrument cluster warning indicator to the driver and engine de-rate strategy.
Does this affect your Kuga?
This issue affects Focus C-MAX Kuga Mondeo Galaxy and S-MAX, this particular recall is for the Kuga.
Oct 13, 2014 - Sep 26, 2015
If your car is affected please get in touch with your Ford dealer and quote reference 17S45