Delay or loss of brake stoplamp function may increase the risk of a crash.

Service Brakes, Hydraulic — Switches — Brake Light

Date Announced
JUN 24, 2009
Vehicles Affected
1,357
Ford Recall #
09C09
NHTSA Campaign #
09V232000
Summary
Ford is recalling 1,357 MY 2009 Expedition and Navigator vehicles for failing to comply with the Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard no. 108, "lamps, reflective devices, and associated equipment." The brake stop lamp switch may be improperly adjusted. This may result in a delay in brake stoplamp illumination when the brake pedal is depressed. In situations of very mild brake application, the brake stoplamps may not illuminate.
Actions
Dealers will adjust the brake stoplamp switch free of charge. The recall began on July 6, 2009. Owners may contact Ford Motor Company customer relationship center at 1-866-436-7332 or www.ownerconnection.com.
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