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Ford adds Flex, Taurus, Lincolns and police cars to recall wave
Ford adds Flex, Taurus, Lincolns and police cars to recall wave

This year’s record wave of automotive recalls continued Tuesday with Ford Motor Co. calling back about 101,000 vehicles in North America -- including its Edge and Flex sport-utility vehicles, for a variety of problems. This latest action demonstrates how automakers are recalling vehicles for major defects and minor issues. The recalls included more than 90,000 SUVs and sedans that can experience a linkage problem that shuts off power to the wheels as well as just 368 Transit Connect commercial vans because the brake fluid reservoir cap has a European rather than U.S. label. Automakers have become sensitive to recalls after Toyota paid a $1.2 billion federal fine this year for...

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