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November 21, 2020 Ford Issues Two Recalls in the US; Sedans, SUVs AffectedThe second recall affects a total of 10,905 vehicles and was prompted by a driveshaft that could fracture along a welding seam. A fracture on this part could cause unintentional vehicle movement or loss of power while driving.
Ford dealers have been instructed to replace the link shaft brackets on November 20, 2020 2021 Ford F-150 Hybrid Has More Fuel Returns Than Gas Chevy, Ram TrucksTechnically speaking, Chevy does not have a hybrid pickup. The 2.7-liter turbo-four engine powering its Silverado model is also the most efficient gasoline engine of all. However, it lags behind the F-150 Hybrid, with its 430 horsepower and 570 lb-ft of torque, in terms of fuel returns at only 19, November 17, 2020 2022 Ford Bronco Production Rumored to Begin SoonFord remains mum about the leaked production date and wouldn’t confirm the reports. But it is consistent with earlier announcements from the automaker regarding a spring 2021 production start.
If the supposed timeline turns out to be true, the new Bronco SUV is only about four months away from reaching November 13, 2020 375,000 Ford Vehicles Recalled in the US, CanadaThe issue is caused by possible corrosion in the toe links, which can eventually lead to fracture. When this happens, drivers could lose control of the vehicle, increasing the risk of a crash.
In 2019, Ford announced a similar recall involving more than a million Ford Explorer units.
November 12, 2020 Auto Sales in US Continue Upward Trend Since PandemicThis insight is based on October performance reports shared by automakers like Honda and Toyota. Ford, which has been absent from monthly reporting, rejoined the group in an effort to give “investors more frequent updates on US sales and dealer inventory during the pandemic.”
November 10, 2020 P0299 Code: Turbocharger / Supercharger “A” Underboost ConditionDiagnostic Trouble Code (DTC) P0299 stands for “Turbocharger/Supercharger “A” Underboost Condition.” It is a generic trouble code related to an engine underboost condition. It may be set once the PCM perceives that the bank “A” single turbocharger or supercharger is producing boost pressure levels in the intake manifold below the