In the event of a crash, the seat head restraint may not provide the required strength, increasing the risk of injury.

Seats — Mid/Rear Assembly

Date Announced
FEB 02, 2012
Vehicles Affected
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NHTSA Campaign #
Ford is recalling certain model year 2012 Expedition and Lincoln Navigator vehicles, manufactured from November 19, 2011, through December 2, 2011, for failing to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard no. 202, "head restraints." These vehicles may have inadequate welds on the head restraint support brackets for the second row, right-hand seat.
Ford will notify owners, and dealers will replace the head restraints as necessary, free of charge. The safety recall began on February 21, 2012. Owners may contact Ford Motor Company customer relationship center at 1-866-436-7332.
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