Possible Debris in the Fuel System Prompts Ford to Recall Transit Vehicles

the engine may stall due to fuel pump contamination

Possible Debris in the Fuel System Prompts Ford to Recall Transit Vehicles
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September 20, 2016

Ford Motor Company is recalling more than 2,000 model year 2015-2016 Transit vehicles manufactured July 15, 2015, to April 14, 2016 and equipped with a 3.2L diesel engine. A fuel injector or the fuel volume control valve may clog due to metallic debris within the fuel system.

If debris clogs the fuel system, the engine may stall, increasing the risk of a crash.

The recall is expected to begin October 10, 2016.

Ford will notify owners, and dealers will replace the fuel injection pump and associated parts and, if necessary, will replace the fuel filter and flush the fuel system, free of charge.

For further information regarding this recall, consumers may contact owners may contact Ford customer service at (866) 436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 16S32.