19S17 – Rear Suspension Toe Links May Fracture – 2011-2017 Ford Explorer

June 10, 2019 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 19V435000

Rear Suspension Toe Links May Fracture

A fractured rear toe link will cause a sudden change in vehicle handling and increase the risk of a crash.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V435

Manufacturer Ford Motor Company

Components SUSPENSION

Potential Number of Units Affected 1,194,173

 

Summary

Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2011-2017 Explorer vehicles. The rear suspension toe links may fracture due to stress on the rear suspension.

 

Remedy

Ford will notify owners, and dealers will replace the rear suspension toe links, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin June 24, 2019. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford’s number for this recall is 19S17.

 

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.


7 Affected Products

Vehicle

MAKE MODEL YEAR
FORD EXPLORER 2011-2017

2 Associated Documents

Defect Notice 573 Report

RCLRPT-19V435-6850.PDF 214.359KB

Download (PDF, 209KB)


Recall Acknowledgement

RCAK-19V435-5204.pdf 244.649KB

Download (PDF, 239KB)


Recalls Documents

https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/acms/cs/documentList.xhtml?docId=19V435&docType=RCL


 

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Last update on 2019-11-19 / Affiliate links / Images from Amazon Product Advertising API

Last update on 2019-11-19 / Affiliate links / Images from Amazon Product Advertising API

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