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2011 Ford Explorer faces recall for seat recline mechanism

by Chris Shunk (RSS feed) on Feb 7th, 2011 at 11:40AM

2011 Ford Explorer – Click above for high-res image gallery The 2011 Ford Explorer has gotten off to a hot start here in the States, with January retail sales up 244 percent. That's good news for Ford, but a recall for their new baby is not. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has issued a notice on its website that Ford is recalling 1,658 new Explorers equipped with manual recline second row seats. The potential defect, which covers some Explorers built between July 15, 2010 and December 13, 2010, is the manual recliner mechanism on the 60 side of the 60/40 split... Read More

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