FORD EXPEDITION 2018: SEATS:MID/REAR ASSEMBLY

Make : FORD Model : EXPEDITION Year : 2018
Build Dates : 2017-03-14 - 2018-08-18
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V805000
Date Owner's Notified: 0000-00-00 Date Received by ODI: 2018-11-14 Date Added to Database: 2018-11-19
Manufacturers Involved: Ford Motor Company
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 18S37
Component: SEATS:MID/REAR ASSEMBLY
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 34946
Summary:
      Ford Motor Company "Ford" is recalling certain 2018 Lincoln Navigator, and Ford Expedition vehicles. The second row center seat track assemblies may be missing one or both of the J-Channel reinforcement brackets, possibly allowing the seat to move in the event of a crash.
Consequence:
      In the event of a crash, a seat that moves may not properly restrain the seat occupant, increasing their risk of injury.
Remedy:
      Ford will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the second row center seat for any missing J-channel reinforcement brackets, replacing the center seat frame assembly as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin December 17, 2018. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 18S37
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
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.