Ford Motor Company is recalling some 2020 Ford Mustang vehicles with automatic transmissions over an issue with the brake pedal.
The defect: affected vehicles are equipped with a brake pedal bracket that may fracture during sudden stopping events.
The hazards: during a sudden or emergency stop, the bracket fracture could cause a loss of braking capability, increasing the risk of a collision or other road accident.
Ford Motor Company is not aware of any reports of accident or injury related to this condition.
Components: brake pedal bracket assembly
- Part numbers FR53 2455-AE, FR53 2455-AF
Affected vehicles: 2020 Ford Mustang vehicles equipped with automatic transmissions built between March 4th, 2019, to August 13th, 2020.
Number of vehicles affected: 38,005 models (United States figure).
The fix: dealers will remove and replace the defective brake pedal bracket assembly.
Owners should: wait for the recall notice to arrive by mail, and contact their local Ford dealer with any questions. Affected owners are scheduled to begin receiving notifications around November 16th, 2020.
- Ford Customer Service: 1-866-436-7332
- NHTSA Toll Free: 1-888-327-4236
- NHTSA (TTY): 1-800-424-9153
- NHTSA Website: www.safecar.gov
- NHTSA campaign number: 20V573000
- Ford recall number: 20S52