FORD EXPLORER 2018: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

Make : FORD Model : EXPLORER Year : 2018
Build Dates : 2018-07-29 - 2018-07-31
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V807000
Date Owner's Notified: 2018-12-07 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: 18S35
Component: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 144
Summary:
      Ford Motor Company "Ford" is recalling certain 2018 Ford Explorer vehicles equipped with 2.3L or 3.5L GTDI engine. Due to an assembly error, the fuel pressure sensor may leak fuel.
Consequence:
      A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source can increase the risk of a fire.
Remedy:
      Ford will notify owners, and dealers will replace the fuel line assembly, free of charge. The recall began December 7, 2018. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 18S35.
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