|NHTSA Recall #
|NHTSA Compaign #
|MFG Compaign #
|Ford Motor Company
|POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE:DIFFERENTIAL UNIT
|Date of notification
|Begin date of manufacuring
|End date of manufacturing
|Type of recall
|Regulation part number
|FMV safety standard number
|Estimated number of affected units
|Ford motor company (ford) is recalling certain model year 2015-2016 ford focus electric vehicles manufactured august 20, 2015, through april 13, 2016. The transmission's differential pinion gear shaft may overheat and fracture.
|A fractured pinion shaft could cause a loss of motive power and loss of the transmission park function, increasing the risk of a crash.
|Ford will notify owners, and dealers will replace the transmission differential assembly, free of charge. The recall began on march 24, 2017. Owners may contact ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 16s28.
|Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153).