Ford Recall of Certain Edge and Lincoln MKX Vehicles

Washington, D.C.—(ENEWSPF)—December 30, 2010.

Potential Number of Units Affected: 14,737

Summary:
Ford is recalling certain model year 2011 F-150, F-250, F-350, F-450, F-550, Edge and Lincoln MKX vehicles. During a six-day production period, the supplier of the body control module manufactured modules that may have the potential for an internal short.

Consequence:
If an electrical short develops, an overheating condition may occur which can result in an unattended vehicle fire.

Remedy:
Dealer will replace the body control module if necessary free of charge. The safety recall is expected to begin on or before January 10, 2011. Owners may contact Ford at 1-866-436-7332.

Notes:
Ford’s recall campaign number is10S14. Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to HTTP://WWW.SAFERCAR.GOV .

Source: dot.gov