Ford Expands Recall for the Possible of Engine Fires
Ford is widening a recall of SUVs and asking owners to park them outdoors
After a number of engine fires that can occur even when the ignition switches are off
They revealed on Friday that it will be recalling another 100,000 SUVs
In May, Ford recalled around 39,000 large SUVs in the US
Ford instructed owners to park their vehicles outside and away from buildings.
Ford had no idea what was starting the fires in their vehicles.
Ford reported on Friday that it has isolated the problem to printed circuit boards
According to Ford, it has received reports of 21 fires and one injury
The circuit boards are included in the battery junction box as an integral component
Beginning on August 8th, owners will be notified by Ford