Ford Recalls F-150 Trucks Due to Risk of Total Steering Loss

Ford Recalls F-150 Trucks Due to Risk of Total Steering Loss
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June 26, 2014

Ford is recalling 4,629 model year 2014 Ford F-150 trucks manufactured from May 26, 2014 to June 19, 2014, and equipped with Electronic Power Assist Steering (EPAS).

The affected F-150 trucks may have an incorrectly installed EPAS gear motor position sensor magnet that can lead to a total loss of steering control while driving.

A loss of steering control while driving significantly increases the risk of a vehicle crash.

Owners of the recalled F-150 trucks will be notified by Ford, and dealers will replace the EPAS steering gear. This service will be performed free of charge.

For additional information on this recall, contact Ford Customer Service toll-free at 800-392-3673. Ford's reference number for this recall is 14S09.

Note: Owners are advised not to drive their vehicles until they have been repaired.