Long term contact could cause wire chafe, resulting in copper wire being exposed. If this condition occurs, the battery B+ wire could short to ground increasing the risk of a fire.

Electrical System — Battery

Summary
On certain trucks equipped with a 6.4L diesel engine, insufficient clearance of the battery positive (B+) wire to the right hand splash shield bolt may result in the battery B+ wire contacting the splash shield bolt.
Actions
Dealers will inspect the battery B+ wire location and, if necessary, reposition the wire. The recall began on April 3, 2007. Owners may contact Ford at 1-800-392-3673.
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Date Announced
MAR 26, 2007
Vehicles Affected
1,022
Ford Recall #
07S50
NHTSA Campaign #
07V140000
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