Recalls at Blackstock Ford 

Have you received a Recall Notification for your Ford vehicle? If so, then you should make sure to come on over to Blackstock Ford and get that recall taken care of as soon as possible. Here at Blackstock Ford, we understand that getting a recall notification can be both frustrating and scary. However, we are here to help you, our customers, manage the recall process as smoothly as possible.

If you are concerned about the quality of your vehicle due to the number of recalls it has coming through, don’t be! Recalls are common with every automotive manufacturer and serve to keep drivers as safe as possible. A recall is not necessarily an indicator of low quality, but rather an indication that the manufacturer has designed a new part to improve the overall quality of your vehicle. It is important to mention that Ford recalls are often posted prior to the parts availability. Reach out to our staff at Blackstock Ford with any questions that you might have about Ford recalls! The current Ford model recalls are highlighted below. 


Demonstration / Delivery Hold – Safety Recall 18S32 / 19S22 | Updated July 18, 2019

Recall Reference Number: 

18S32 / 19S22

Make & Model Affected: 

Ford Focus, Ford Focus ST 
Model Years Affected (Assembly Plant):  2012-2017 Focus (Michigan); 2013-2018 Focus ST (Michigan) 
Vehicle Type Affected:  Models Equipped with a 2.0L GDI and GTDI Engine 
Summary of Issue:  2.0L Engine – PCM reprogramming required for fuel tank deformation. Software is now available and will be rolled out in seven separate phases. Customers will be notified via mail beginning in mid-August when it is time to bring their vehicle in to be reprogrammed. Please do not book service until you have received this mail. 
Number of Vehicles Affected in Canada:  136,272 
Number of Blackstock Ford Customers Affected:  164 

 

What Customers Should Do:

If you have received mail from Ford to arrive to indicate that you need your vehicle reprogrammed, then you should contact Blackstock Ford and schedule a time to have your recall performed by the service department. Please, call us at (833) 241-8647 with any questions that you might have. If you are unsure if your vehicle is affected by this recall, please contact us.


Demonstration / Delivery Hold – Safety Recall 19S23 | Updated July 12, 2019

Recall Reference Number: 

19S23

Make & Model Affected: 

Ford Ranger 
Model Years Affected (Assembly Plant):  2019 (Michigan) 
Vehicle Type Affected:  SuperCab only 
Summary of Issue:  In some vehicles, the right front seatbelt may not have been properly assembled - the seatbelt may not be properly routed through the anchor, creating a risk of seatbelt failure in the case of a crash in the passenger seat of the vehicle. 
Number of Vehicles Affected in Canada:  400 
Number of Blackstock Ford Customers Affected:  None

 


Demonstration / Delivery Hold – Safety Recall 19S15 | Updated July 3, 2019

Recall Reference Number: 

19S15

Make & Model Affected: 

Ford Ranger 
Model Years Affected (Assembly Plant):  2019 (Michigan) 
Vehicle Type Affected:  Very small number of Rangers built between March 5th and 13th, 2019 
Summary of Issue:  Loose or missing fasteners that attach the transmission shift cable bracket to the transmission housing. Main risk is unintended vehicle roll away if the parking brake is not applied. 
Number of Vehicles Affected in Canada:  259 
Number of Blackstock Ford Customers Affected:  None

 


Demonstration / Delivery Hold – Safety Recall 19S07 | Updated June 17, 2019

Recall Reference Number: 

19S07

Make & Model Affected: 

Ford F-150
Model Years Affected (Assembly Plant):  2011-2013 (Michigan, Kansas City) 
Vehicle Type Affected:  Certain F-150 vehicles with a 5.0L or 6.2L engine and a 6R80 transmission 
Summary of Issue:  In some of the affected vehicles, a sensor failure may result in an unintended downshift into first gear. This could inadvertently cause the vehicle to rapidly deaccelerate, increasing the risk of an accident or loss of control.  
Number of Vehicles Affected in Canada:  220,791
Number of Blackstock Ford Customers Affected:  205

 

What Customers Should Do:

Customers should receive letters from Ford beginning in March 2019, with the exception of 2013 F-150 vehicles with a 3.5L engine, for which no fix was initially available, who should receive a letter from Ford beginning in mid-July 2019. Upon receipt of the letter, you should contact Blackstock Ford and schedule a time to have your recall performed by the service department. Please, call us at (833) 241-8647 with any questions that you might have. If you are unsure if your vehicle is affected by this recall, please contact us.


Demonstration / Delivery Hold – Safety Recall 19S17 | June 13, 2019 

Recall Reference Number: 

19S17 

Make & Model Affected: 

Ford Explorer
Model Years Affected (Assembly Plant):  2011 – 2017 (Chicago), 2014 & 2017 (Elabuga), 2017 (Valencia) 
Vehicle Type Affected:  Various - specific Explorer vehicles. 
Summary of Issue:  Rear suspension toe link replacement; frequent full suspension jounce and rebound on rougher roads may increase the stress on the rear toe link, which may result in toe link fracture.
Number of Vehicles Affected:  28,019 
Number of Blackstock Ford Customers Affected:  44 

 

What Customers Should Do:

If you have received notification of Recall 19S17 for your vehicle, then you should contact Blackstock Ford and schedule a time to have your recall performed by the service department. Please, call us at (833) 241-8647 with any questions that you might have.