US investigating Ford transmission recall involving F-150

8368187279_5399dd9fdd_ford-f-150 are investigating whether a . transmission recall should be widened to fix more than a million additional vehicles.

Ford recalled 153,000 vehicles in 2016 because their could unexpectedly shift into first gear, causing drivers to lose control. The recall involved certain F-150 pickups, and Lincoln Navigator SUVs and Ford Mustang sports cars from the 2011 and 2012 model years.

The says it’s now investigating whether Ford should have included up to 1.4 million F-150s, Navigators and Expeditions from the 2011 and 2012 model years as well as 2013 models.

The government says it’s continuing to get complaints from owners, including some who say Ford’s recall repair didn’t work.

Ford says it’s cooperating with the investigation. (AP) Photo by Richard Elzey

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