2012 FORD F-450

These recalls apply to the make, model, and year of your car – and should be fixed as soon as possible.

4 Recalls for 2012 FORD F-450

Recall Date Component Summary
August 13, 2014 EQUIPMENT

PJ’s Truck Bodies & Equipment Co., (PJ’s) is recalling certain 2009-2013 Ford F-350, F-450, and F-550 Super Duty chassis modified by PJ’s and equipped with certain Muncie Power Products PTO Assemblies. In the affected vehicles, oil may leak from the PTO pressure switch onto a thermal blanket covering the exhaust.

Remedy:

PJ’s has notified owners and dealers will install a new pressure switch kit that moves the switch away from the exhaust system, free of charge. The recall began on August 28, 2014. Owners may contact PJ’s customer service at 1-866-475-8782.

October 30, 2013 ENGINE

Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain model year 2011-2012 F-350/450/550 Ambulance Package vehicles manufactured February 22, 2010, through October 19, 2012 and equipped with a 6.7L diesel engine. Due to an exhaust sensor problem, the vehicles may experience loss of power followed by an engine stall.

Remedy:

Ford will notify owners, and dealers will replace the exhaust gas temperature sensor, free of charge. The recall began on November 25, 2013. Owners may contact Ford Motor Company Customer Relationship Center at 1-866-436-7332. Ford’s recall campaign number is 13S10.

August 23, 2013 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:MANIFOLD/HEADER/MUFFLER/TAIL PIPE

Manning Equipment Inc. LLC (Manning) is recalling certain model year 2012 Ford F-350, F-450 and F-550 gasoline engined dual rear wheel chassis vehicles manufactured October 2011 through June 2012. The tailpipe on the exhaust system does not extend out beyond the edge of the body, allowing heat to build up in rear curbside storage compartment.

Remedy:

Manning Equipment has notified owners, and dealers will install tailpipe extensions free of charge. The recall has already begun. Owners may contact Manning Equipment at 1-502-426-5210.

December 8, 2011 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

FORD IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2011 F-150 VEHICLES MANUFACTURED FROM SEPTEMBER 9, 2011, THROUGH SEPTEMBER 22, 2011, AND MODEL YEAR 2012 F-250, F-350, F-450 AND F-550 HEAVY DUTY VEHICLES MANUFACTURED FROM SEPTEMBER 12, 2011, THROUGH SEPTEMBER 22, 2011. THESE VEHICLES FAIL TO COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NUMBER 114, “THEFT PROTECTION.” THE
TRANSMISSION CAN BE SHIFTED OUT OF THE PARK POSITION WITHOUT PRESSING THE BRAKE PEDAL DUE TO BRAKE SHIFT INTERLOCK SWITCH PROBLEM.

Remedy:

FORD WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND DEALERS WILL INSPECT THE BRAKE SHIFT INTERLOCK SWITCH FUNCTION AND REPLACE THE SWITCH IF NECESSARY, FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL BEGAN ON DECEMBER 22, 2011. OWNERS MAY CONTACT THE FORD MOTOR COMPANY CUSTOMER RELATIONSHIP CENTER AT 1-866-436-7332.

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Date Component  

13 Complaints submitted to NHTSA for 2012 FORD F-450

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Date Component  
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE
ODI Number: 11375953
ENGINE | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11310536
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11203250
STEERING | SUSPENSION | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10873258
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10872171
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10871367
STEERING | SUSPENSION | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10863436
STEERING | SUSPENSION | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10808462
ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | ENGINE | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10779531
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:DIESEL | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10567358
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:DIESEL | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10567290
TIRES
ODI Number: 10471319
EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 10451899
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5 Investigations for 2012 FORD F-450

Date Opened Date Closed Component  
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:DIESEL
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL
ENGINE
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM
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15 Service Alerts for 2012 FORD F-450

Date Description
April 20, 2016 350000 EQUIPMENT

Touchscreen navigation system – arabic language – blank screen

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April 20, 2016 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

Touchscreen navigation system – arabic language – blank screen

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April 20, 2016 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some 2012-2016 vehicles equipped with a touchscreen navigation system and the language set to Arabic may exhibit a blank screen. This may be the result of the ribbon cables not being fully seated inside the front display interface module (F

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July 3, 2018 080000 FUEL SYSTEM, DIESEL

Some 2011-2012 F-250/F-350 and 2011-2015 F-450/F-550 vehicles equipped with a 6.7L diesel engine built on or before 9-Dec-2014 may exhibit an illuminated malfunction indicator lamp (MIL) with diagnostic trouble codes (DTCs) P2043, P205C and

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July 3, 2018 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some 2011-2012 F-250/F-350 and 2011-2015 F-450/F-550 vehicles equipped with a 6.7L diesel engine built on or before 9-Dec-2014 may exhibit an illuminated malfunction indicator lamp (MIL) with diagnostic trouble codes (DTCs) P2043, P205C and

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May 16, 2013 061200 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:DIESEL

FORD: WHEN TRUCK IS PREVENTED, AFTER AN EXTENDED TIME PERIOD OF STATIONARY IDLENESS OR LOW SPEED DRIVING, IT FAILS TO COMPLETE EXHAUST REGENERATION PROCESS AND ILLUMINATES MIL AND DTC P207F WITH/WITHOUT DTC P204F. MODEL 2012 F-450, 550.

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October 11, 2011 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

FORD 2011-2012 F250, F350, F450, F550 : INFORMATION REGARDING F-SUPER DUTY VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH A 6.7L ENGINE AND BUILT BEFORE 10/11/2011 MAY EXHIBIT A MIL ON WITH DTCS, P207F, P20EE, P2200, P2201, P2209, P164A, P2A00 OR P0133. *LJ

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July 1, 2015 133000 VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS

FORD: NO SERVICE ACTION IS RECOMMENDED FOR THIS CONDITION. PLEASE USE AT YOUR DISCRETION. VARIOUS 2010-2015 VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE A TURBULENCE NOISE, SIMILAR TO AN HELICOPTER NOISE, AT HIGHWAY SPEEDS WHEN THE REAR DOOR WINDOW(S) OR SUNROO

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August 10, 2015 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

FORD: 2011-2014 F-SUPER DUTY VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH 6.7L DIESEL ENGINE MAY EXPERIENCE A RUNNING ROUGH OR MISFIRE DURING EXHAUST REGENERATION PROCESS *CN

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June 18, 2013 061200 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:DIESEL

FORD: IN SOME DIESEL TRUCKS, THE MIL MAY ILLUMINATE AND IS MOST COMMON WITH TRUCKS OPERATING IN LOW SPEED DRIVING AND/OR OPERATING IN STATIONARY IDLE MODE FOR AN EXTENDED PERIODS OF TIME, WHERE THE EXHAUST REGENERATION PROCESS IS NOT FULL

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January 9, 2015 061200 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:DIESEL

FORD: CERTAIN 2011-2015 FORD F-SUPER DUTY WITH 6.7 DIESEL ENGINES MAY EXPERIENCE A VIBRATION BUZZ NOISE FROM THE DIESEL FUEL CONDITIONING MODULE (DFCM) AND/OR MAY 10/1/1 PRESSURE FUEL LINES W/O DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE POOSA. *TA

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April 8, 2013 061200 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:DIESEL

FORD: SOME SUPER DUTY TRUCKS, WITH A STEADY THROTTLE, WILL EXPERIENCE, WITH OR WITHOUT, AN ENGINE SHUDDER OR TURBO FLUTTER NOISE, IN THE ENGINE, AROUND 900-1400 RPM. MODELS 2011-2012 F-250, F-350, F-450. *PE

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February 10, 2012 021700 SUSPENSION:FRONT:HUB

FORD: SOME VEHICLES EXHIBIT A 4X4 NOT ENGAGING, NOT STAYING ENGAGED AND/OR UNLOCKING IN EXTREME COLD TEMPERATURES BELOW -18 DEGREES CELSIUS OR 0 DEGREES FAHRENHEIT. INCLUDE FORD MODEL F250, F350,F450, AND F550 MODEL YEARS 2011-2012. *JS

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February 10, 2012 107000 POWER TRAIN:AXLE HUBS

FORD: SOME VEHICLES EXHIBIT A 4X4 NOT ENGAGING, NOT STAYING ENGAGED AND/OR UNLOCKING IN EXTREME COLD TEMPERATURES BELOW -18 DEGREES CELSIUS OR 0 DEGREES FAHRENHEIT. INCLUDE FORD MODEL F250, F350,F450, AND F550 MODEL YEARS 2011-2012. *JS

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March 1, 2012 061200 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:DIESEL

FORD: VEHICLE MAY EXPERIENCE EXHAUST SMOKE, ENGINE KNOCKING, LOW POWER, LONG CRANK HARD START, RUNS ROUGH OR NO CRANK START WHICH MAY BE CAUSED BY CONTAMINATED FUEL. *PE

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