Ford recalls 2020 Ford Explorer Police Interceptor, Lincoln Aviator vehicles in North America

Posted at 11:57 AM, Jan 20, 2021
and last updated 2021-01-20 11:57:17-05

(WSYM) — Ford Motor Company issued a safety compliance recall for Ford Explorer Police Interceptor and Lincoln Aviator vehicles in North America.

The recall affects 2020 model year vehicles.

Affected vehicles were shipped with contaminated windshield washer fluid, Ford says. The action affects 283 vehicles in the U.S. and three in Canad.

Ford says it is not aware of any accidents or injuries relating to the condition.

Affected vehicles were built at Chicago Assembly Plant:
• Ford Explorer Police Interceptor vehicles from May 26 to 30, 2020
• Lincoln Aviator vehicles from May 28 to June 2, 2020

Dealers will flush out the washer system, and replace the windshield washer fluid, washer bottle neck, washer pump assembly, fluid level sensor, and front and rear wiper blades. Dealers will
also inspect and repair paint and exterior components, if necessary.