FORD F-550 SD 2017: LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH

Make : FORD Model : F-550 SD Year : 2017
Build Dates : 2015-10-08 - 2016-09-01
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 17V652000
Date Owner's Notified: 2018-10-12 Date Received by ODI: 2017-10-16 Date Added to Database: 2017-10-17
Manufacturers Involved: Ford Motor Company
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 17S33
Component: LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 1101107
Summary:
      Ford Motor Company "Ford" is recalling certain 2015-2017 Ford F-150, and 2017 F-250, F-350, F-450, and F-550 Super Duty trucks. The doors on these vehicles may have a bent or kinked actuation cable or the door latches may freeze after water gets into the latch. Either condition can result in the doors opening while driving although they appear to be closed.
Consequence:
      A door that opens while driving can increase the risk of injury.
Remedy:
      Ford will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the door latch actuation cables and repair if necessary, and install water shields over the door latches, free of charge. The recall began October 12, 2018. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 17S33.
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.