In the event of a crash or other circumstances of severe loading, the worm gear could fracture and allow the seat to shift unrestrained forward or backward increasing the risk and/or severity of injuries to the driver.

Seats — Front Assembly — Power Adjust

Date Announced
APR 20, 2011
Vehicles Affected
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Ford is recalling certain model year 2011 E-150, E-250, E-350 and E-450 trucks for failing to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard no. 207, "seating systems." It may be possible that under unusually high loads, such as during a crash, the driver power seat track worm gear may fracture.
Dealers will inspect the driver's seat track assembly, and if necessary, replace it free of charge. The safety recall began on May 4, 2011. Owners may contact Ford Motor Company customer relationship center at 1-866-436-7332.
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