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Recall 17V225000

Vehicle Unexpectedly Rolls When Shifted To Park

Recall Details

The transmission may have a damaged park rod actuating plate that result in the vehicle unexpectedly rolling when shifted into the park position. Dealers will inspect the park rod actuating plate and replace it if necessary free of charge to resolve the concern.

Our Quick Take

The truck may have a damaged plate for the park position of the transmission that will unexpectedly allow the vehicle to roll when shifted into the park position. This would increase risk of a crash.

What Should You Do?

Recall repairs on your Ford must be performed by a Ford dealership. Ford will notify known owners of affected vehicles beginning in April, 2017. 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 incomplete 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 17C06.

Drive Train, March 31, 2017

Original Recall from the NHTSA

Manufacturer's Report Date
March 31, 2017
NHTSA Action Number
N/A
Potential Number of Units Affected
48,443
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number
17V225000
Component
POWER TRAIN
Summary
Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2017 Ford F-250 Super Duty trucks equipped with 6.2L engines and six-speed automatic transmissions. These transmissions may have a damaged park rod actuating plate that can result in unexpected vehicle movement even though the transmission has been shifted to 'Park.' As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 102, "Transmission Shift Lever Sequence/Starter Interlock/Transmission Braking Effect", and number 114, "Theft Protection."
Consequence
Unexpected vehicle movement such as a vehicle rollaway can increase the risk of a crash.
Remedy
Ford will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the park rod actuating plate and replace it, if necessary, free of charge. Remedy parts are currently unavailable. Interim notices informing owners of the safety risk are expected to be mailed in April 2017. Owners will receive a second notice when remedy parts become available. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 17C06.
Notify
Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.
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