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Recall data for: 2009 FORD RANGER

NHTSA Campaign Number: 09V040000

Manufacturer Campaign Number: 09S07

Make: FORD

Model: RANGER

Year: 2009

Component:
SUSPENSION:MULTIPLE AXLE

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 20080822

End Date Of Manufacturing: 20081013

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 11134

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 20090227

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 20090203

Date Added To File: 20090203

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Defect Summary:
FORD IS RECALLING 11,134 MY 2009 4X2 RANGER VEHICLES. SOME FRONT WHEEL SPINDLES WERE IMPROPERLY MANUFACTURED CREATING THE RISK THAT A SPINDLE MAY FRACTURE DURING THE NORMAL USEFUL LIFE OF THE TRUCK.

Consequence Summary:
IF A SPINDLE FRACTURES, THE WHEEL MAY SEPARATE FROM THE VEHICLE INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.

Corrective Action:
DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE FRONT SPINDLE IF NECESSARY FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON FEBRUARY 27, 2009. OWNERS MAY CONTACT FORD AT 1-866-436-7332.