VR – Fuel Control Valve Short may cause Engine Shut-off – 2016 Ford E-450

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V269
Manufacturer National Fleet Services of Ohio
Components FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER
Potential Number of Units Affected 8

 

Fuel Control Valve Short may cause Engine Shut-off

An engine stall while driving increases the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

National Fleet Services of Ohio (National Fleet) is recalling certain 2016 Ford E-450 vehicles equipped with Roush, Generation 4, Propane Conversion Kits.

The fuel control valve solenoid may short circuit, shutting off the flow of propane to the engine, causing the engine to shut off.

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17C05 – Missing Front Windshield Header Welds – 2017 Ford Edge

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V205
Manufacturer Ford Motor Company
Components STRUCTURE
Potential Number of Units Affected 84

 

Improperly Welded Windshield Header/FMVSS 214

If the vehicle has reduced lateral structural integrity, the occupants are at an increased risk of injury in the event of a side-impact crash.

 

Summary

Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2017 Edge vehicles equipped with the optional Panoramic Vista Roof.

These vehicles may have an improperly welded windshield header, reducing the vehicle’s lateral structural integrity.

As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 214, “Side Impact Protection.”

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17C06 – Transmission Park Rod Actuating Plate – 2017 Ford F-250

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V225
Manufacturer Ford Motor Company
Components POWER TRAIN
Potential Number of Units Affected 48,443

 

Vehicle may Roll when in Park/FMVSS 102/114

Unexpected vehicle movement such as a vehicle rollaway can increase the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2017 Ford F-250 Super Duty trucks equipped with 6.2L engines and six-speed automatic transmissions.

These transmissions may have a damaged park rod actuating plate that can result in unexpected vehicle movement even though the transmission has been shifted to ‘Park.’

As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 102, “Transmission Shift Lever Sequence/Starter Interlock/Transmission Braking Effect”, and number 114, “Theft Protection.”

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17S08 – Three-Piece Driveshaft Conversion – 2017 Ford F-450 & F-550

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V212
Manufacturer Ford Motor Company
Components POWER TRAIN
Potential Number of Units Affected 509

 

Driveline Vibrations May Fracture Transmission

If the driveline or transmission fractures, the vehicle may lose motive power, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2017 Ford F-450 and F-550 Superduty vehicles.

Operating the vehicle at highway speeds may cause the driveline to vibrate and fracture the driveline components or the transmission.

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17S09 – Coolant Level Sensor System Installation – 2013-2015 Ford

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V209
Manufacturer Ford Motor Company
Components ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
Potential Number of Units Affected 208,584

 

Engine Cylinder Head may Leak Oil

If the cylinder head cracks and leaks oil, the oil may contact a hot engine or exhaust component, increasing the risk of a fire.

 

Summary

Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2014 Escape, 2014-2015 Fiesta ST, 2013-2014 Fusion and 2013-2015 Transit Connect vehicles equipped with 1.6L GTDI engines.

If the vehicle is started and driven with an insufficient level of coolant within the engine cooling system, the engine cylinder head may overheat, crack and leak oil.

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