Homeland Security and Emergency Services

Safety Alert

Ford recalls thousands of vehicles with fuel delivery problems

A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source could result in a fire

Ford is recalling 390,783 model year 2013 Explorer, Taurus, Flex, Fusion, Police Interceptor Sedan and Police Interceptor Utility vehicles; and certain model year 2013 Lincoln MKS, MKT, and MKZ vehicles.

The fuel delivery module in the affected vehicles may develop a crack, allowing fuel to leak.  A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source may result in a fire.

Ford will notify owners, and dealers will replace the fuel delivery module, free of charge.  The recall is expected to begin on July 15, 2013.

Owners may contact Ford Motor Company Customer Relationship Center at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's recall campaign number is 13S04.