Recall: 2008 Expedition: SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE

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[FONT=&quot]NHTSA #: [/FONT][FONT=&quot]58426[/FONT][FONT=&quot]
Make: FORD
Model: EXPEDITION
Model Year: 2008

Description: SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE

Manufacturer that filed defect/noncompliance report: CONTINENTAL AUTOMOTIVE SYSTEMS
Vehicle, Equipment, or Tire report: E

Number of units affected: 10,481

Recall Initiator: MFR
MFG's of Recalled Vehicles/Products: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Defect Summary: CERTAIN CONTINENTAL AUTOMOTIVE ABS AND ESC CONTROL MODULES SOLD FOR INSTALLATION ON THE VEHICLES LISTED ABOVE. SOME OF THE HYDRAULIC VALVES IN THE ESC MODULE WERE BUILT WITH EXTRA CHECK BALLS.

Consequence Summary: THE EXTRA CHECK BALLS CAN RESTRICT THE FLOW OF BRAKE FLUID THROUGH THE VALVE AND CAUSE REDUCTION OF BRAKE FORCE.

Corrective Summary: EACH VEHICLE MANUFACTURER WILL FILE A DEFECT REPORT AND REMEDY PLAN FOR THEIR VEHICLES WHICH INCLUDED THESE MODULES AS ORIGINAL EQUIPMENT. VEHICLES WILL BE REPAIRED AT NO COST TO THE OWNER. OWNERS CAN CONTACT EITHER THEIR VEHICLE MANUFACTURER OR CONTINENTAL AUTOMOTIVE AT 248-393-5300 FOR FURTHER INFORMATION.[/FONT]
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Recall Notes: CUSTOMERS MAY CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S VEHICLE SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-327-4236 (TTY: 1-800-424-9153).[/FONT]
 

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