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2020 Ford Mustang Recalled Over Issue With Brake Pedal Brackets

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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.

2020 Ford Mustang Recall

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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

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  • 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).

2020 Ford Mustang

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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.

Contacts:

  • 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

Other details:

  • NHTSA campaign number: 20V573000
  • Ford recall number: 20S52

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Written by Christian Moe

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