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2008 Ford Edge
2 Recalls & Safety Reports
Recall List for the 2008 Ford Edge
Official recalls have been issued for the 2008 Ford Edge by the NHTSA. The complete details of all recalls are listed below, along with what they cover and the recommended solutions.
Recalls don't cost you anything to get fixed, but most are time-limited, so if your car is affected you should call your local Ford service department immediately!
If you have questions about a recall, write down your VIN & then call Ford customer service.
2008 Ford Edge FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:AUXILLARY TANK NHTSA Campaign #14V682000
Summary: Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain model year 2007-2008 Lincoln MKX, and Ford Edge vehicles, manufactured June 15, 2006, to September 22, 2008, and originally sold, or currently registered in, Connecticut, Delaware, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, West Virginia, Wisconsin and the District of Columbia. Due to corrosion from salt water exposure such as from road salt use, the affected vehicles may leak fuel from the fuel tank seam weld under the tank mounting reinforcement brackets.
Consequence: A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source increases the risk of a fire.
Actions: Ford will notify owners. The remedy is currently being developed. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 14S22. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #14V682000 »
2008 Ford Edge FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY NHTSA Campaign #08V301000
Summary: Ford is recalling 142 MY 2008 Edge and Lincoln mkk all wheel drive vehicles. The fuel tank weld fixture may have been exposed to a contaminant during production which could cause a dimple in the bottom of the fuel tank at a spot weld.
Consequence: This dimple could result in a fuel leak or a fuel drip from the tank. Fuel leakage, in the presence of an ignition source, could result in a fire.
Actions: Dealers will inspect and, if necessary, replace the fuel tank free of charge. The recall began on July 11, 2008. Owners may contact Ford at 1-866-437-7332. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #08V301000 »