FORD F-250 SD 2020: POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:TORQUE CONVERTER

Make : FORD Model : F-250 SD Year : 2020
Build Dates : 2020-01-13 - 2020-02-19
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 20V365000
Date Owner's Notified: 2020-07-06 Date Received by ODI: 2020-06-23 Date Added to Database: 2020-06-23
Manufacturers Involved: Ford Motor Company
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 20S33
Component: POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:TORQUE CONVERTER
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 13
Summary:
      Ford Motor Company "Ford" is recalling certain 2020 Super-Duty F-250, F-350, and F-550 diesel pickups. The transmission torque converter damper plate was not tempered, resulting in a brittle damper plate that may fracture and cause the engine to stall or require increased brake pedal effort in order to stop the vehicle.
Consequence:
      An engine stall or requiring additional braking effort to stop the vehicle can increase the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Ford will notify owners, and dealers will replace the transmission assembly, free of charge. This recall began July 6, 2020. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 20S33.
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.