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2017 FORD TRANSIT Recall - Campaign #18V275000

 
Auto Recalls For Consumers

2017 FORD TRANSIT RECALL - #18V275000

RECALL FOR ELECTRICAL SYSTEM : WIRING

Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2015-2017 Ford Transit vehicles, equipped with a trailer tow module. Water can enter the tow modules and corrode the wiring causing issues such as rapidly flashing turn signals, loss of instrument panel display, an electrical short and possibly the deployment of seatbelt pretensioner.

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Vehicle 2017 FORD TRANSIT
Manufacturer Ford Motor Company
Manufactured between 2/3/2014 - 8/2/2017
Recalled on 5/2/2018
Influenced by Ford Motor Company
Owners Notified on 5/18/2018
# Affected 25,658
Recalled for ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING
 
Description Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2015-2017 Ford Transit vehicles, equipped with a trailer tow module. Water can enter the tow modules and corrode the wiring causing issues such as rapidly flashing turn signals, loss of instrument panel display, an electrical short and possibly the deployment of seatbelt pretensioner.
Consequences An electrical short can increase the risk of a fire. Turn signal, instrument cluster or seatbelt pretensioner problems can increase the risk of a crash.
Corrective action Ford will notify owners, and dealers will add a drainage hole in the driver's door stepwell and incorporate a fuse into the vehicle's wiring harness, free of charge. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Note: This is an expansion of recall 17V-668 (Ford recall 17S34). Ford's number for this recall expansion is 17S34-S1.
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.
See also 2017 FORD TRANSIT Recall for POWER TRAIN, DRIVELINE, DRIVESHAFT

2017 FORD TRANSIT Recall for ELECTRICAL SYSTEM, WIRING
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May 21, 2018 - 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
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May 21, 2018 - 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
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May 21, 2018 - 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
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