Ford Motor Company Of Australia Limited - Ford F Series, UN/UQ/US & UT Explorer & Econoline

recall information

Recall number
REC-003277
PRA number
2010/11406
Campaign number
SRCC363C
Original published date

make and model information

Make
Ford
Model
F Series, UN/UQ/US & UT Explorer & Econoline
Affected units
6,330

What are the defects?

In certain circumstances the underhood speed control deactivation switch mounted on the brake system may leak and brake fluid contamination in the electrical connector may cause the wiring to overheat, smoke or burn. This condition may occur either when the vehicle is parked or when it is being operated, even if the speed control is not in use.

What are the hazards?

A leaking speed control deactivation switch could result in an underhood fire.

What should consumers do?

Ford will write to owners of all affected vehicles at their last known address. For further information, contact any authorised Ford Dealer or Ford's Customer Relationship Centre on 1800 503 672.
Supplier details
Ford Motor Company Of Australia Limited

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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