April 22, 2021

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2020-2021 Ford F-Sequence Trucks Recalled

Windshield Not Protected

A heads up for Ford truck house owners: The enterprise is planning to challenge two recalls for difficulties relating to 2020 and 2021 F-Collection pickups.

The initially remember, #20C06, includes windshields that are not appropriately secured to the overall body. It affects 2021 Ford F-150s assembled in Dearborn, Michigan, amongst Oct 27, 2020, and February 3, 2021, as nicely as 2020-2021 Super Obligation rigs created in Louisville, Kentucky, from Oct 13, 2020 to January 23, 2021.

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Ford says house owners will be notified commencing April 6, 2021. Repairs (removal and reinstalling the windshield for every manufacturing unit requirements) can only be done at Ford dealership services departments, by manufacturing unit-trained professionals.

Weight Restrictions Overstated

The next Ford recall is #21S06, for a minimal amount of 2020 Tremendous Duty vehicles with 6.7L Electrical power Stroke diesel engines, developed in Louisville, Kentucky, in between May well 13, 2019 and September 19, 2020.

The marketing campaign entails incorrect payload-capability values on the “Tire and Loading Data” label, and inaccurate accessory-reserve-potential amounts on the “Security Certification” label. Data regarding excess weight maximums on the Truck Camper Loading doc is also incorrect.

In just about every scenario, the values are overstated. Loading rigs to or over and above the mentioned maximum values exceeds their GVWR or GAWR and can induce an accident.

Notifications will begin the week of March 22, 2021. Repairs (removing and substitute of all afflicted labels and files) can only be carried out at Ford dealership services departments, by manufacturing unit-experienced specialists.

Ford claims it is not aware of any accidents or accidents involving either challenge at this time.

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Sources

Ford Motor Corporation
https://www.ford.com