Ford Motor Company has issued a recall for the Ford F-550.
Description of Recall
Ford motor company (ford) is recalling certain model year 2011-2012 F-350/450/550 ambulance package vehicles manufactured February 22, 2010, through October 19, 2012 and equipped with a 6. 7l diesel engine. Due to an exhaust sensor problem, the vehicles may experience loss of power followed by an engine stall.
Severity of the Defect
An unexpected engine stall increases the risk of a crash. Additionally, if this were to occur when the ambulance is transporting a patient, there is an increased risk of injury to the patient.
Ford’s Recommended Action
Ford will notify owners, and dealers will replace the exhaust gas temperature sensor, free of charge. The recall began on November 25, 2013. Owners may contact ford motor company customer relationship center at 1-866-436-7332. Ford’s recall campaign number is 13s10.