Safety Recall 19S16 – Shift Cable Bushing Damaged or Missing – 2013-2016 Ford Fusion

May 13, 2019 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 19V362000

Unintentional Rollaway Due to Detached Shift Cable

If the vehicle is exited without the transmission being in Park and without the parking brake being applied, the vehicle may unexpectedly move, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V362

Manufacturer Ford Motor Company

Components POWER TRAIN

Potential Number of Units Affected 259,182

 

Summary

Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2013-2016 Fusion vehicles equipped with 2.5 liter engines. The bushing that attaches the transmission shifter cable to the transmission may degrade over time and cause the bushing to detach from the transmission. The condition could allow the driver to move the shift lever to Park and remove the ignition key, while the transmission may not be in Park, with no warning message or audible chime.

 

Remedy

The remedy for this recall is still under development. The recall is expected to begin May 28, 2019. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford’s number for this recall is 19S16. Note: Owners are directed to use the parking brake until the recall remedy repairs can be made. This recall is an expansion of 18V471.

 

Notes

Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.

 

Check if you Vehicle has a Recall


4 Affected Products

Vehicle

MAKE MODEL YEAR
FORD FUSION 2013-2016

4 Associated Documents

Manufacturer Notices(to Dealers,etc) – NEW VEHICLE DEMONSTRATION / DELIVERY HOLD – Advance Notice – Safety Recall 19S16

RCMN-19V362-9333.pdf 56.45KB

Download (PDF, 55KB)


Miscellaneous Document – May 15, 2019 – FORD MOTOR COMPANY ISSUES TWO RECALLS IN NORTH AMERICA

RMISC-19V362-7679.pdf 287.896KB

Download (PDF, 281KB)


Defect Notice 573 Report

RCLRPT-19V362-1044.PDF 214.699KB

Download (PDF, 210KB)


Recall Acknowledgement

RCAK-19V362-6873.pdf 245.931KB

Download (PDF, 240KB)


Recalls Documents

https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/acms/cs/documentList.xhtml?docId=19V362&docType=RCL


 

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