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2012 Ford Explorer recall 13S14

Ford Recall 13S14: Replacement Steering Gears May Lock Steering

2012 Ford Explorer

The inability to steer the vehicle increases the risk of a crash.

Steering

Summary
Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain replacement steering gears installed on model year 2011-2012 Explorers as service parts in September 2013 and January 2014. The affected gears may lock, preventing the driver from being able to steer the vehicle.
Actions
Ford will notify owners and dealers will replace the suspect steering gears with new steering gears, free of charge. The recall began on January 29, 2014. Customers may contact Ford at 1-800-392-3673. Ford's number for this recall is 13S14.
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Date Announced
JAN 06, 2014
Vehicles Affected
300
Ford Recall #
13S14
NHTSA Campaign #
14E001000
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