Motor Vehicle

Recall Date: Oct. 25, 2017

Ford Motor Company, Engine

Source: NHTSA

Recall number: 17V672000

Makes(s) Affected: Ford

Model(s) Affected: F-150

Description of Defect:

Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2018 F-150 vehicles equipped with 3.5L engines. The cylinder heads may have been machined without lubrication supply holes for the camshaft bearing journals.

Impact of Hazard:

Without a proper supply of lubrication, the engine will fail, causing a stall and increasing the risk of a crash.


Ford is not aware of any affected vehicles outside of dealer control. Should owner contact subsequently be required, arrangements will be made to transport their vehicle to a Ford or Lincoln dealer to have the engine replaced.The recall began October 24,


Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to