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Old 10-21-2014, 09:29 PM   #1
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Default S197 airbag recall!

only a couple of years are affected other models and makes affected as well

http://www.nhtsa.gov/About+NHTSA/Pre...mediate-action
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Old 10-21-2014, 10:14 PM   #2
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My year's affected but it won't let me look it up.
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Old 10-21-2014, 10:18 PM   #3
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me either.
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id call ford.. its like a pipe bomb when they go off.
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Oh lawd. I guess this gives me a reason to go to the dealer and test drive a 2015 5.0 yo.
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Don't pass up a test drive of a EBPP if they have one too.

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I received the recall letter in 08.
It's an RCM reflash. Took 15 minutes at dealer.
recall#08C02.
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an airbag update code stops shrapnel?
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an airbag update code stops shrapnel?
maybe the computer be like "woah deploy at 110%%!!!" ?

though i thought the problem was with the manufacturer of the airbags...also curious if the fix is just a re-flash for all the other millions of vehicles affected.
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Quick, everyone with S197's trade those deathtraps in for S550's!

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