FORD F-250 SD 2019: EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS

Make : FORD Model : F-250 SD Year : 2019
Build Dates : 2017-05-01 - 2019-10-08
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 19V808000
Date Owner's Notified: 2019-11-25 Date Received by ODI: 2019-11-12 Date Added to Database: 2019-11-13
Manufacturers Involved: Ford Motor Company
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 19C10
Component: EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 86296
Summary:
      Ford Motor Company "Ford" is recalling certain 2018-2019 F-250, F-350 and F-450 Super Duty trucks. The Daytime Running Lights "DRL" may not dim when the headlight switch is moved into the "On" position. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard "FMVSS" number 108, "Lamps, Reflective Devices, and Associated Equipment."
Consequence:
      DRL that cannot dim may reduce the visibility of other drivers, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Ford has notified owners, and dealers will reprogram the Body Control Module "BCM" software, free of charge. The recall began November 25, 2019. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 19C10.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 108
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.