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Recalls

A seat adjustment bolt could come loose, increasing risk of injury in a crash.

The recall affects vehicles built in the first half of 2016.

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Aftermarket fitment of police-specific bits could cause exhaust leak problems.

NHTSA reports injuries that include "loss of consciousness, with the majority indicating nausea, headaches, or light-headedness."

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Police and consumer SUVs are affected by the issue.

More than 2,700 complaints have been logged.

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Recalls

And it's not the only Blue Oval that could catch fire.

Ford isn't aware of fires, injuries, or accidents related to either recall.

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But Chevy and Dodge score points for braking, top speed.

Fords are quicker than Chevy and Dodge, but no matter which police car you come across, remember, you'll never outrun Motorola.

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Rear Spoiler Traffic Warning Lights now optional.

Available on 2017 Police Interceptor Utility models, spoiler-mounted rear lights are programable and can be set to red, blue, or amber.

Recalls

There have been over 150 complaints from owners of the 2011 to 2015 Explorer.

Recalls

The F-150 and Explorer represent the bulk of the recalled vehicles. The Focus Electric and Transit Connect account for over 900 and 600 vehicles each.

Recalls

A problem with the toe link in the rear suspension has prompted Ford to recall over 75,000 examples of the Explorer across the United States.

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Ford is set to offer a new "no profile" light bar option on its 2017 Police Interceptor Utility, and you probably won't be able to spot it until it's too late.

Recalls

Ford will replace the engine block heater on the Explorer and Lincoln MKC because the parts can potentially overheat. There are two reports of fires but no injuries or fatalities.

Chicago

The Chicago Motor Show gives Ford an opportunity to show off the possibilities that the Explorer offers to customers with the XLT Sport Appearance Package and wheelchair-accessible BraunAbility MKV.

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Sport Appearance Pack and wheelchair-accessible Explorers debut in the Windy City.

Ford is bringing two different versions of its 2017 Explorer to the Chicago Auto Show this week. One's all sporty-looking, the other is wheelchair accessible.

Review

Power Isn't Everything

The 2016 Ford Explorer Sport has a punchy, 365-horsepower, twin-turbocharged engine. But that can't compensate for a number of longstanding issues.

Recalls

Includes The Focus ST, Escape, Explorer, Taurus, And More

Ford will recall nearly 9,900 vehicles across two campaigns, and the affected models will include the Focus ST, Escape, Taurus, Lincoln MKS, and MKT.

Los Angeles

Senior Editor Greg Migliore goes over the highlights of the 2015 LA Auto Show, including the new Fiat 124 Spider, Mazda CX-9, and Lincoln MKZ.

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Ford is preparing four very different custom takes on the Explorer Sport crossover for this year's SEMA show in Las Vegas.

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Ford is issuing six campaigns to bring in nearly 382,000 vehicles for repairs across North America. They include potential problems with the Windstar, F-150, Fusion, Taurus, and more.

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Ford releases details on the Explorer Platinum trim. It gets LED headlights, Nirvana leather everywhere, real aluminum and wood trim, and a 12-speaker, 500-watt Sony stereo.