Ford F-150 production was halted last week after a supplier plant caught fire. It could restart later this week.
Facilities: Kentucky Truck Plant
Ford is pouring tens of millions extra into its Kentucky Truck Plant, in the hopes of meeting high demand for the new Lincoln Navigator.
Ford will pour nearly a billion into its Kentucky Truck Plant to support Ford Expedition and Lincoln Navigator production.
Each month, Ford recycles 20-million pounds of aluminum during F-Series production – enough to build another 37,000 truck bodies.
Ford’s new, redesigned Expedition is up to 300 pounds lighter, thanks to its high-strength, aluminum-alloy skin.
The protective shield on the fuel conditioning module may have inadequate adhesion, allowing the shield to become dislodged.
Ford’s quarter-three earnings are expected to take a hit due to the Ford Super Duty’s late arrival.