Ford recalls hundreds thousand vehicles to fix oil leaks and trailer brakes

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This time is about Ford. The car manufacturer recalls 737,000 vehicles to fix oil leaks and trailer brakes. The oil leaks includes the 2020 through 2022 Ford Escape SUV and the 2021 and 2022 Bronco Sport SUV with 1.5-Liter engines. Owners will be notified starting April 15 and dealers will replace the housing if needed. Ford said it had reports of at least eight fires that may be related to the issue but no related injuries or crashes.The trailer braking recall includes F-150 pickups from 2021 and 2022, as well as the 2022 F-250, 350, 450 and 550, the 2022 Maverick pickup, and Ford Expedition and Lincoln Navigator SUVs. In this case is about o software problem which can stop trailers from braking, increasing the risk of a crash.

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Ford Motor Company imposed itself as a modern carmaker introducing introduced methods for large-scale manufacturing of cars and large-scale management of an industrial workforce. In 2017, Ford CEO Mark Fields announced that the company would invest $4.5 billion in further development of plug-in electric vehicles by 2020. In 2022, Ford began manufacturing its E-Transit electric cargo vans at its plant in Kansas City, Missouri. The first deliveries of the new vehicles are expected in the next few weeks.