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2013 Ford Explorer Recalls

RepairPal Expert Overview on December 2, 2015

The fuel delivery module may crack, causing fuel to leak. This can result in a fire hazard and fuel odor.

Recalls on your Ford must be performed by a Ford dealership. Ford will notify owners of affected vehicles beginning in December 2015. If you do not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local Ford dealerships. They will also check for any other uncompleted recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with. The Ford recall number is 13S04-S1.

RepairPal Expert Overview on March 24, 2015

The inside door handles may not return to the fully stowed position. This can cause the corresponding door to become unlatched.

Ford will contact owners of affected vehicles in May 2015. If you experience trouble with your inside door handles, or would like to see if your vehicle is included in the recall, contact your dealership. You may be asked to provide your VIN (Vehicle Identification Number), so have that available when you contact them. The Ford recall number is 15S11.

RepairPal Expert Overview on May 29, 2014

A malfunction of the electric power steering system can occur, causing loss of steering assist. This could make it difficult to steer and control the vehicle.

Ford notified owners of affected vehicles starting in July 2014. You can check with your dealer to see if your vehicle is involved in this program. It is helpful to have your VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) on hand when you contact them. The Ford recall number is 14S06.

RepairPal Expert Overview on June 26, 2013

The child safety locks can disengage without warning, allowing one or both of the rear doors to be opened from the inside unexpectedly.

Ford will notify owners of affected models beginning August 3, 2013. If you don't receive notification and you feel you should have, please contact your dealer for further instruction. They may ask for your vehicle identification number (VIN), so please have it handy when you call. The Ford recall number is 13S07.

RepairPal Expert Overview on May 31, 2013

A fuel leak may develop from the fuel tank area.

Ford will begin notifying owners of the affected vehicles on July 15, 2013. If you notice an abnormal fuel smell or leakage, do not drive your vehicle and contact your dealer for further instruction. They may ask for your vehicle identification number (VIN), so please have it handy when you call. The Ford recall number is 13S04.

RepairPal Expert Overview on March 27, 2013

Due to an incorrectly manufactured fuel tank, an unexpected fuel leak can develop from the fuel tank.

Ford will begin notifying owners of affected vehicles on April 22, 2013. If you notice a fuel leak or smell fuel, stop driving your car and call your Ford dealer for instruction. If you don't receive recall notification and you feel you should have, please contact your Ford dealer. They may ask for your vehicle identification number (VIN), so have it handy when calling. The Ford recall number is 13S03.