Ford Motor is recalling 198,000 SUVs within the United States to exchange the blower motor meeting after experiences of 25 fires, it stated on Thursday.
The recall covers 2015-2017 mannequin 12 months Ford Expedition and Lincoln Navigator automobiles. Ford stated it had three experiences of fires linked to property harm to constructions and one involving minor harm. Ford will notify house owners beginning Sept. 12.
The callback was unrelated to security recollects permitted in July regarding newer 2021 Expedition and Navigator automobiles for an engine compartment hearth danger originating within the battery junction field, Ford stated. Field knowledge confirmed the problem within the new recall impacts automobiles with larger mileage and time-in-service, the corporate stated.
Ford says it wants to exchange the blower motor meeting after experiences of 25 fires. Above, the 2015 Lincoln Navigator.
Mustang Mach-E automobiles electrical automobiles have been recalled as a result of the right-rear axle half shafts might have been manufactured improperly.AP
Ford additionally stated it was recalling 1,175 2022 mannequin 12 months Mustang Mach-E automobiles electrical automobiles as a result of the right-rear axle half shafts might have been manufactured improperly and a component may break. Dealers will examine and substitute right-rear half shafts as wanted.
Ford stated it had no experiences of failures amongst house owners however final month realized that its Cuautitlan Assembly Plant in Mexico had recognized 2 automobiles with damaged rear proper half shafts.
Ford leads all automakers within the United States with 52 separate recall campaigns up to now this 12 months, masking about 7.4 million automobiles.