The Push-to Start/Stop (PTS) button could be pushed by mistake causing the engine and vehicle to turn off unexpectedly.
Loss of steering control could occur unexpectedly while driving.
A fuel leak may develop due to corrosion on the tank.
One or more of the components of the airbag system may not function as expected in the event of a crash.
The engine may stall due to a loss in fuel pressure.
Air bubbles may form in the windshield reducing visibility.
Engine power to the drive wheels may be unexpectedly lost, increasing the risk of a vehicle crash. Additionally, this failure may cause the vehicle to roll away if the parking brake is not applied despite the transmission being placed in 'Park'.
Accessory floor mats purchased from Ford dealers for use may move and interfere with proper accelerator pedal operation, possibly resulting in a sticking pedal. This may result in unintended vehicle acceleration.
The back of the driver and/or passenger seat may become loose, increasing the risk of injury in the event of a crash.
It may be possible to move the shifter out of the park position without first depressing the brake pedal.