US NHTSA Recalls: Ford & Lincoln Pick-up Trucks & SUVs


US FlagWashington, DC: NHTSA Logo ColorAs of Thursday, October 1, 2020, the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (“NHTSA”), a division of the US Department of Transportation, posted a total of eighty-six (86) vehicle, tire, accessory or other automotive-related product recalls this past month. Are yours listed? http://ht.ly/cXy430qH5Ln

Direct link: https://www.nhtsa.gov/search/safety-issues#recall

Additional information:

Among the eighty-six (86) recalls the NHTSA announced this last month comes news of the following:

Logo - Ford Motor CompanyFord Motor Company (“Ford”), a Dearborn, Michigan establishment, has recalled an estimated 620,246 model year 2020 Ford F-150, Ford F-250, Ford F-350, Ford F-450, Ford F-550, Ford Explorer, Ford Mustang, Ford Transit, Ford Expedition, Ford Escape, Ranger Ford and Edge vehicles as well as Lincoln Nautilus and Lincoln Corsair vehicles marketed, sold and delivered in the United States.

Recall Category: Visibility – Distorted or inoperative Rearview Camera in apparent contravention of US FMVSS 111

NHTSA Safety Notification 20V575000 reports due to a poor electrical connection, the Rearview Camera may intermittently display a blank or distorted image. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 111, “Rear Visibility”.

Logo - Lincoln Motor CompanyAccording to the NHTSA, reduced rearward visibility can increase the risk of a crash, MVA or other impact event with consequential injury and/or life-changing results.

Ford will notify registered owners, and dealers will replace the Rearview Camera, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin November 7, 2020. Owners may contact Ford Customer Service toll-free at 1-866-436-7332 during normal business hours, Monday to Friday, Eastern Standard Time (“EST”). Ford’s designation for this recall is 20C19.

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==> You may also contact the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline toll-free at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153) during normal business hours, Eastern Standard Time, or visit https://www.safercar.gov/.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for accessories manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Ford Motor Company, please search for “Ford” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for vehicles manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Ford F-150 brand, please search for “F-150” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for vehicles manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Ford F-250 brand, please search for “F-250” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for vehicles manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Ford F-350 brand, please search for “F-350” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for vehicles manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Ford F-450 brand, please search for “F-450” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for vehicles manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Ford F-550 brand, please search for “F-550” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for vehicles manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Ford Edge brand, please search for “Edge” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for vehicles manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Ford Escape brand, please search for “Escape” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for vehicles manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Ford Expedition brand, please search for “Expedition” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for vehicles manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Ford Explorer brand, please search for “Explorer” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for vehicles manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Ford Mustang brand, please search for “Mustang” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for vehicles manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Ford Ranger brand, please search for “Ranger” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for vehicles manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Ford Transit brand, please search for “Transit” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for vehicles manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Lincoln Nautilus brand, please search for “Nautilus” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for vehicles manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Lincoln Corsair brand, please search for “Corsair” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Crash hazards, please search for “crash” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Injury hazards, please search for “injury” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> You can use the NHTSA’s VIN Look-up Tool to determine if your specific vehicle is affected by this or other recent recall (major light vehicles only): https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls

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More information about this recall:
NHTSA Campaign Number: 20V575000
Recalls Direct RIN: 13579-2020
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==> https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls

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