The Car Guide – Everything Automotive, 54 Years Running


Recall date
System Powertrain
Models afftected
  • 2011 Ford F-150
Units affected 220,791

Issue: On some trucks, a sensor problem may cause the transmission to suddenly downshift to first gear.

This could cause the rear wheels to suddenly slow and potentially create a loss of stability.

Safety Risk: A loss of vehicle stability could cause a loss of control and increase the risk of a crash.

Corrective Actions: The company will notify owners by mail.

Owners will be instructed to take their vehicle to a dealer to have the Powertrain Control Module reprogrammed.

Additional information may be available on Transport Canada's website