FORD EDGE 2013: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
|Make : FORD||Model : EDGE||Year : 2013|
|Build Dates : 2010-09-02 - 2013-04-25|
|NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 14V002000|
|Date Owner's Notified: 2014-02-25||Date Received by ODI: 2014-01-06||Date Added to Database: 2014-01-06|
|Manufacturers Involved: Ford Motor Company|
|Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:|
|Manufacturer Campaign Number: 13S13|
|Component: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE|
|Potential Number Of Units Affected : 27933|
Ford Motor Company "Ford" is recalling certain model year 2012-2013 Edge vehicles manufactured from September 2, 2010, through April 25, 2013, and equipped with 2.0L engines. The fuel line pulse damper metal housing may crack as a result of an improper manufacturing process. A cracked fuel line pulse damper housing may result in a combination of fuel odor, weepage, or a continuous leak while the fuel system is pressurized.
A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source may result in a fire.
Ford will notify owners, and dealers will replace the fuel line with one that does not have a damper, free of charge. The safety recall began on February 25, 2014. Owners may contact Ford at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 13S13. IMPORTANT: This recall supersedes recall 12V-438. All vehicles that have been remedied under the previous recall need to have the current remedy applied.
|Report Initiator: MFR||V Report|
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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.