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MSRP: $33,100 - $35,595
Invoice: $31,445 - $33,815
MPG: 20 City / 29 Hwy
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Lincoln MKC Recalls & Reliability

Recalls

There have been 4 safety recalls issued from NHTSA.

FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMPRecall Date: 01/08/2015
  • Summary: Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain model year 2014 Ford Escape vehicles manufactured April 15, 2014, to May 8, 2014, and 2015 Lincoln MKC vehicles manufactured April 21, 2014, to May 15, 2014. Improper nickel plating of components within the fuel pump may result in the fuel pump failing.
  • Potential Number of Units Affected: 9038
  • Consequence: If the fuel pump fails, the vehicle may stall without warning, increasing the risk of a crash.
  • Remedy: Ford will notify owners, and dealers will replace the fuel pump, free of charge. The recall began on February 27, 2015. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 14S30.
  • Dates of Manufacture APR 20, 2014 to MAY 14, 2014
  • Manufacturer Recall Number: 14S30
  • NHTSA Campaign ID: 15V005000
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCHRecall Date: 01/08/2015
  • Summary: Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain model year 2015 Lincoln MKC vehicles manufactured August 20, 2013, to September 9, 2014. In the affected vehicles, the Push-to Start/Stop (PTS) button that is located at the bottom of the shift transmission controls may inadvertently be pushed, causing the engine to shut off.
  • Potential Number of Units Affected: 11144
  • Consequence: If the PTS switch is inadvertently pressed, the vehicle may stop unexpectedly, increasing the risk of a crash. In the event of a crash with the vehicle turned off, the air bags and seat belt restaints may not function as intended, increasing the risk of injury.
  • Remedy: Ford will notify owners, and dealers will relocate the PTS switch and reprogram the Powertrain Control Module (PCM), free of charge. The recall began March 3, 2015. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 14S29.
  • Dates of Manufacture AUG 19, 2013 to SEP 08, 2014
  • Manufacturer Recall Number: 14S29
  • NHTSA Campaign ID: 15V006000
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERYRecall Date: 09/01/2014
  • Summary: Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain model year 2014 Ford Focus vehicles manufactured May 1, 2014, to May 24, 2014, 2014 Ford Escape vehicles manufactured on June 6, 2014, and 2015 Lincoln MKC vehicles manufactured June 4, 2014, to July 7, 2014. In the affected vehicles, the Fuel Delivery Module (FDM) may crack between the filter body and the filter cap, possibly resulting in low fuel pressure.
  • Potential Number of Units Affected: 301
  • Consequence: A reduction in fuel pressure may result in a vehicle stall, increasing the risk of a crash.
  • Remedy: Ford will notify owners, and dealers will replace the FDM, free of charge. The recall began in September 2014. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 14S20.
  • Dates of Manufacture JUN 03, 2014 to JUL 06, 2014
  • Manufacturer Recall Number: 14S20
  • NHTSA Campaign ID: 14V525000
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELDRecall Date: 08/05/2014
  • Summary: Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain model year 2015 Lincoln MKC vehicles manufactured August 20, 2013, to June 6, 2014. The affected vehicles may have visible air bubbles in the windshield glass. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 205, "Glazing Materials."
  • Potential Number of Units Affected: 1139
  • Consequence: Air bubbles in the windshield could impact the driver's visibility, increasing the risk of a crash.
  • Remedy: Ford will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the windshields for air bubbles, replacing them as necessary, free of charge. The recall began in August 2014. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-800-392-3673. Ford's number for this recall is 14C07.
  • Dates of Manufacture AUG 19, 2013 to JUN 05, 2014
  • Manufacturer Recall Number: 14C07
  • NHTSA Campaign ID: 14V484000

Reliability

Our reliability score is based on the J.D. Power and Associates Vehicle Dependability Study (VDS) rating or, if unavailable, the J.D. Power Predicted Reliability rating.

Predicted Reliability Score 4_0
  • Key:
  • 5 Among The Best
  • 4 Better Than Most
  • 3 About Average
  • 2 The Rest

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Warranty

The 2015 Lincoln MKC comes with a four-year/50,000-mile bumper-to-bumper warranty and a six-year/70,000-mile powertrain warranty.

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