1. 2012 Ford Mustang POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION NHTSA Campaign #16V248000

    • Date Announced: APRIL 27, 2016
    • Vehicles Affected: 153,581

    Summary: Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain model year 2011-2012 Ford F-150 trucks, 2012 Ford Expedition, Lincoln Navigator, and Ford Mustang vehicles. The affected vehicles are equipped with an automatic transmission that may unexpectedly downshift to first gear, regardless of vehicle speed.

    Consequence: An unexpected downshift into first gear can cause the vehicle to slow down suddenly without warning and the rear tires may slide or lock, increasing the risk of a crash.

    Actions: Ford will notify owners, and dealers will reprogram the powertrain control module with updated software, free of charge. The recall began on September 19, 2016. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 16S19. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #16V248000 »

  2. 2012 Ford Mustang AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:DRIVER SIDE INFLATOR MODULE NHTSA Campaign #15V319000

    • Date Announced: MAY 28, 2015
    • Vehicles Affected: 1,018,622

    Summary: Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain model year 2005-2014 Mustang vehicles manufactured April 6, 2004, to June 21, 2014, and 2005-2006 GT vehicles manufactured February 20, 2004, to September 22, 2006. The affected vehicles are equipped with a dual-stage driver frontal air bag that may be susceptible to moisture intrusion which, over time, could cause the inflator to rupture.

    Consequence: In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the driver's frontal air bag, the inflator could rupture with metal fragments striking the driver or other occupants resulting in serious injury or death.

    Actions: Ford will notify owners, and dealers will replace the front driver side air bag inflator, free of charge. The recall began on June 10, 2016. Even if interim repairs were performed under safety recall 14V-802, owners must bring their vehicles in for the final remedy. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 15S21. Note: This recall supersedes safety recall 14V-802. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #15V319000 »

  3. 2012 Ford Mustang POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM), EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BACK UP LIGHTS NHTSA Campaign #12V190000

    • Date Announced: MAY 03, 2012
    • Vehicles Affected: 10,500

    Summary: Ford is recalling certain model year 2011-2012 Ford F-150, 2012 Expedition and Lincoln Navigator, and 2012-2013 Mustang vehicles, for failing to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard nos. 102, "transmission shift lever sequence, starter interlock, and transmission braking effect" and 108 ┐lamps, reflective devices and associated equipment.┐ these vehicles may have a transmission range sensor (trs) that was calibrated out of specification for reverse gear.

    Consequence: If this condition exists, the transmission may not go into reverse or when the driver pushes the shift lever in the reverse ┐R┐ position and the vehicle's transmission does go in reverse, the ┐R┐ may not illuminate on the dashboard of the F-150, Expedition, or Navigator models and/or the backup lamp on the rear of the F-150, Expedition, Navigator, or Mustang vehicles may not illuminate. These conditions increase the risk of a crash or a pedestrian being struck due to the vehicle's not signaling it is in reverse.

    Actions: Ford will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and replace the trs as necessary, free of charge. The safety recall began on June 11, 2012. Owners may contact Ford Motor Company customer relationship center at 1-866-436-7332. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #12V190000 »