Nearly 1.5 million Ford pickup vehicles recalled because they change gears – NJ.com

Ford recalled nearly 1.5 million pickup vehicles Wednesday that could presumably presumably well downshift and cause their drivers to atomize, the automaker announced.

The buy contains 2011-Thirteen Ford F-a hundred and fifty vehicles with 6-dawdle computerized transmission that could presumably presumably well expertise the order when sending a signal from the transmission dawdle sensor, the company acknowledged.

Ford acknowledged it became attentive to 5 accidents that were precipitated by the glitch including one list of “whiplash.”

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About 1.forty eight million F-a hundred and fifty pickup vehicles constructed at Dearborn Assembly Plant from April 28, 2010 to Oct. 28, 2013, and Kansas Metropolis Assembly Plant from Would possibly maybe presumably presumably also 18, 2010 to Nov. 18, 2013 are on the list of recalled vehicles.

Somebody with an affected pickup truck shall be notified by letter and could presumably presumably furthermore buy it to their dealership so its powertrain control module instrument shall be updated, Ford acknowledged.

Chris Sheldon could presumably presumably furthermore very neatly be reached at csheldon@njadvancemedia.com. Apply him on Twitter @chrisrsheldon Get NJ.com on Facebook.

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