Ford Motor Company is recalling 39,013 model year 2021 Expeditions and Lincoln Navigators.
An engine compartment fire may occur while the vehicle is being driven or parked, even when the ignition is in the "Off" position.
A vehicle fire increases the risk of injury.
What to do
A remedy for this issue is still under development. Owners are advised to park their vehicles outside and away from structures until a remedy becomes available and is performed.
Letters notifying owners of the safety risk are expected to be mailed on May 23, 2022. A second letter will be mailed once the remedy is available.
Owners may contact Ford customer service at (866) 436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 22S36.