|Make : FORD||Model : F150||Year : 2018|
|Build Dates : 2014-03-12 – 2018-08-23|
|NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V568000|
|Date Owner’s Notified: 2018-09-28||Date Received by ODI: 2018-08-31||Date Added to Database: 2018-08-31|
|Manufacturers Involved: Ford Motor Company|
|Manufacturer’s Responsible for the Recall:|
|Manufacturer Campaign Number: 18S27|
|Component: SEAT BELTS:PRETENSIONER|
|Potential Number Of Units Affected : 1619112|
Ford Motor Company “Ford” is recalling certain 2015-2018 Ford F-150 Regular Cab and SuperCrew Cab vehicles. If a front seat belt pretensioner deploys as the result of a crash, the sparks may ignite materials such as carpeting or insulation within the B-pillar area.
A vehicle fire could result if materials ignite inside the vehicle.
Ford will notify owners, and dealers will remove the B-pillar insulation material and wiring harness tape, and install heat resistant tape, free of charge. The recall began September 28, 2018. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford’s number for this recall is 18S27.
|Report Initiator: ODI||V Report|
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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.