2018 Ford Mustang Recalls

2018 Ford Mustang Recalls

2018 Ford Mustang Recalls

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Recall #1 Wednesday, May 30th 2018

NHTSA №

18E035

OEM № 

May2018

NOTIFICATION DATE 

Wed May 30 2018

LAST UPDATE DATE 

Fri Jul 10 2020

START MANUFACTURED DATE Invalid Date

END MANUFACTURED DATE Invalid Date

POTENTIAL UNITS AFFECTED

146000

COMPONENT

ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:TURBO-CHARGER

DEFECT

Roush Performance Products, Inc. (Roush) is recalling certain aftermarket supercharger kits, part number R1318-6006P1-AA, sold for installation on 2018 Ford Mustangs. The hose barb fittings on the supercharger kits may be manufactured incorrectly, possibly causing damage to the fuel lines and resulting in a fuel leak.

CONSEQUENCE:  A fuel leak can increase the risk of a fire.

REMEDY:  Roush will notify the known owners and replace the defective fuel rail subassemblies, free of charge. The recall began on May 31, 2018. Owners may contact Roush customer service at 1-800-597-6874. Roush’s number for this recall is REMay2018.

NOTES:  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.

 

2018 Ford Mustang GT Recalls

Recall #2 Wednesday, May 30th 2018

NHTSA №

18E035000

OEM №

REMay2018

NOTIFICATION DATE

Wed May 30 2018

LAST UPDATE DATE

Fri Jul 10 2020

POTENTIAL UNITS AFFECTED:

146,000

COMPONENT

FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

DEFECT

Roush Performance Products, Inc. (Roush) is recalling certain aftermarket supercharger kits, part number R1318-6006P1-AA, sold for installation on 2018 Ford Mustangs. The hose barb fittings on the supercharger kits may be manufactured incorrectly, possibly causing damage to the fuel lines and resulting in a fuel leak.

CONSEQUENCE

A fuel leak can increase the risk of a fire.

REMEDY

Roush will notify the known owners and replace the defective fuel rail subassemblies, free of charge. The recall began on May 31, 2018. Owners may contact Roush customer service at 1-800-597-6874. Roush’s number for this recall is REMay2018.

NOTES

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.

 

2018 Ford Mustang GT Recalls

Recall #3 Thursday, April 12th 2018

NHTSA №

18V213000

OEM №

18S09

NOTIFICATION DATE

Thu Apr 12 2018

LAST UPDATE DATE

Fri Jul 10 2020

START MANUFACTURED DATE

Sun Nov 05 2017

END MANUFACTURED DATE

Sun Feb 11 2018

POTENTIAL UNITS AFFECTED

142,000

COMPONENT

POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

DEFECT

Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2017-2018 Ford F-150 and 2018 Ford Expedition and Mustang and Lincoln Navigator vehicles equipped with 10-speed automatic transmissions. A roll pin may not have been installed in the transmission, potentially causing a loss of the “Park” function.

CONSEQUENCE

Despite the transmission shift lever being placed in ‘Park’ and the instrument panel display indicating ‘Park,’ the vehicle may roll away after it has been exited if the parking brake has not been applied, increasing the risk of injury or a crash.

REMEDY

Ford will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the transmission to make sure it has the roll pin, installing one if it is missing, free of charge. The recall began on April 13, 2018. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford’s number for this recall is 18S09.

NOTES

Owners also may 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.

Recall #4 Tuesday, January 30th 2018

NHTSA №

17V814000

OEM №

17C21

NOTIFICATION DATE

Tue Jan 30 2018

LAST UPDATE DATE

Fri Jul 10 2020

START MANUFACTURED DATE

Mon Mar 13 2017

END MANUFACTURED DATE

Sat Nov 25 2017

POTENTIAL UNITS AFFECTED

2100

COMPONENT ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT PANEL

HTSA №17V814000

DEFECT

Ford Motor Company is recalling certain 2018 Ford Mustang vehicles equipped with an automatic transmission and a 12.4″ digital instrument cluster. If the ignition is turned off when the transmission is not in PARK, the instrument cluster may not illuminate the PRNDL gear position display and the operator may not receive the “Key in Ignition” chime when the driver’s door is opened. As such, these vehicles fails 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

Without a visual or audible warning to the driver that the vehicle is in PARK, the vehicle may roll away after it has been exited if the parking brake has not been applied, increasing the risk of injury or a crash.

REMEDY

Ford will notify owners, and dealers will update the instrument cluster software, as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin February 5, 2018. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford’s number for this recall is 17C21.

NOTES

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.

2018 Ford Mustang

 

Recall #5 Tuesday, January 30th 2018

NHTSA №

17V814000

OEM №

17C21

NOTIFICATION DATE

Tue Jan 30 2018

LAST UPDATE DATE

Fri Jul 10 2020

START MANUFACTURED DATE

Mon Mar 13 2017

END MANUFACTURED DATE

Sat Nov 25 2017

POTENTIAL UNITS AFFECTED

2100

COMPONENT

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: SOFTWARE

DEFECT

Ford Motor Company is recalling certain 2018 Ford Mustang vehicles equipped with an automatic transmission and a 12.4″ digital instrument cluster. If the ignition is turned off when the transmission is not in PARK, and the instrument cluster may not illuminate the PRNDL gear position display and the operator may not receive the “Key in Ignition” chime when the driver’s door is opened. As such, these vehicles fails 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

Without a visual or audible warning to the driver that the vehicle is in PARK, the vehicle may roll away after it has been exited if the parking brake has not been applied, increasing the risk of injury or a crash.

REMEDY

Ford will notify owners, and dealers will update the instrument cluster software, as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin February 5, 2018. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford’s number for this recall is 17C21.

NOTES

Owners may 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.