Due to a software issue that affects operation of the torque sensor, the electric power steering may stop functioning. This would make it difficult to steer the vehicle. Dealers will reprogram the power steering control module and instrument cluster module free of charge to resolve the concern. Dealers will also replace affected electric steering components as necessary upon inspection free of charge.
Ford accessory floor mats may interfere with accelerator pedal operation. Dealers will install replacement mats, free of charge to resolve the concern.
This recall affects vans modified by Mobility Specialists. After frequent usage over time, the roll stop latch mechanism may fail to stop a wheelchair from rolling away. Dealers will replace affected roll stop parts free of charge to resolve the concern.
Programming errors in the software for the restraint control module (RCM) can result in delayed deployment of the side-curtain airbag. Delayed deployment in certain rollover circumstances would increase the rick of personal injury. Dealers will reprogram the RCM to correct this concern.
The outside door handles may be misaligned, which can result in doors being difficult to close or doors opening while driving. Dealers will inspect and correct the mounting of the door handles as necessary free of charge to resolve the concern.
Mobility Works converted vans equipped with wheelchair lifts and an optional armored cable may short circuit due to a clearance issue with the cable. The manufacturer will supply a supplemental cover kit to owners free of charge to resolve the concern.
For handicap conversion vans modified by Advanced Wheels, the Braun wheel chair lift may have latches that do not properly secure a wheel chair. Advanced Wheels will provide replacement parts free of charge to resolve the concern.
For handicap conversion vans modified by Cummings Mobility, the Braun wheel chair lift may have latches that do not properly secure a wheel chair. Cummings Mobility will provide replacement parts free of charge to resolve the concern.
The recliner mechanism for one or both front seats may have been improperly welded to the seat frame. As a result, the seatback may become loose or lean, increasing the risk of injury in the event of certain types of crashes. Dealers will replace the affected seatbacks to correct this concern.
The front suspension lower control arm may corrode at its forward attachment, and may separate from the vehicle. Dealers will install a newly designed reinforcement cross-brace free of charge to resolve the concern.