Ford recalls 142,000 model year 2015-2019 Lincoln MKCs

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A fire may break out in the engine compartment

Ford Motor Company is recalling 142,734 model year 2015-2019 Lincoln MKCs.

The battery monitor sensor may short-circuit and overheat, causing a fire in the engine compartment while the vehicle is parked or being driven.

An engine compartment fire in either instance can increase the risk of injury.

What to do

Ford is advising owners to park outside and away from structures until the recall repair is complete.

Dealers will add an in-line fuse to the battery monitor sensor power circuit free of charge.

Letters notifying owners of this issue are expected to be mailed June 26, 2026.

Owners may contact Ford customer service at (866) 436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 23S28.

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