The Ford Explorer was accused of poisoning exhaust gases

Внедорожники Ford Explorer обвинили в отравлении выхлопными газами

In the middle of 2016 Ford bought 100 SUVs in response to complaints.

More than three thousand American owners of Ford Explorer filed to the regulatory authorities of the country of complaint to the producer, accusing him of poisoning exhaust and carbon monoxide gases. The address of Ford received 50 lawsuits, and police departments in the US that use “Explorer” to patrol, said that their employees are also recorded symptoms of poisoning with carbon monoxide.

This writes the Chronicle.info with reference to motor.ru.

The national administration of safety of traffic of the USA (NHTSA) opened an investigation in 2016, a year later declaring that she had “preliminary evidence” of exceeding the permissible level of carbon monoxide in the car – a faint smell of exhaust only appeared when fully pressing the accelerator pedal in combination with operating in the recirculation mode the climate control. Suspicion fell on the Ford Explorer, released in the period from 2010 to 2018. If a re-inspection will confirm the preliminary findings, then Ford will have to recall over a million vehicles and to pay large fines.

The national administration of safety of traffic of the USA (NHTSA) opened an investigation in 2016, a year later declaring that she had “preliminary evidence” of exceeding the permissible level of carbon monoxide in the car – a faint smell of exhaust only appeared when fully pressing the accelerator pedal in combination with operating in the recirculation mode the climate control. Suspicion fell on the Ford Explorer, released in the period from 2010 to 2018. If a re-inspection will confirm the preliminary findings, then Ford will have to recall over a million vehicles and to pay large fines.

In the middle of 2016 Ford bought 100 SUVs in response to complaints, and in 2017, announced the start of service event aimed at addressing the problem of possible carbon monoxide poisoning. The program is still in effect, and as assure of the company, the number of complaints about the deterioration of health significantly reduced.

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