Recall data for: 2012 FORD EDGE
NHTSA Campaign Number: 12V438000
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 12S40
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS
Manufacturers Involved: Ford Motor Company
Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 20100902
End Date Of Manufacturing: 20111031
Recall Type: V
Potential Number Of Units Affected: 5499
Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 20120927
Recall Initiator: MFR
Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company
Date Report Received By ODI: 20120907
Date Added To File: 20120907
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Ford is recalling certain 2012 Edge vehicles manufactured from September 2, 2010, through October 31, 2011, equipped with 2.0L engines. The fuel line pulse damper metal housing may crack as a result of an improper manufacturing process. A cracked fuel line pulse damper housing may result in a combination of fuel odor, weepage, or a continuous leak while the fuel system is pressurized.
A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source may result in a fire.
Ford will notify owners, and dealers will repair the vehicles free of charge. The safety recall began on September 27, 2012. Owners may contact Ford Motor Company Customer Relationship Center at 1-866-436-7332.