FORD F-550 SD 2016: TIRES:SIDEWALL
|Make : FORD||Model : F-550 SD||Year : 2016|
|Build Dates : 2016-04-05 - 2016-04-11|
|NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 16V246000|
|Date Owner's Notified: 2016-05-23||Date Received by ODI: 2016-04-26||Date Added to Database: 2016-04-26|
|Manufacturers Involved: Ford Motor Company|
|Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:|
|Manufacturer Campaign Number: 16S17|
|Potential Number Of Units Affected : 2288|
Ford Motor Company "Ford" is recalling certain model year 2016 Ford F-250, F-350, F-450, and F-550 trucks manufactured April 5, 2016, to April 11, 2016. The tires installed during assembly of the affected vehicles may have sustained damage to the inner sidewall, possibly resulting in a loss of air or a tire rupture.
A rapid loss of air or a tire rupture while the vehicle is being driven may cause a loss of vehicle control, increasing the risk of a crash.
Ford will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the tires for damage and replace them as necessary, free of charge. The recall began on May 23, 2016. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 16S17.
|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.