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2020 Ford Super Duty: An In-Depth Look At Dearborn’s Big Slugger

The 2020 Ford Super Duty enters a market with stiff competition from GM and Ram. Ford designs and builds all their heavy-duty engine and transmission combinations in house. The 2020 Super Duty is the most tested truck in Ford’s history, logging an excess of 15 million miles.  Meet the 2020 Ford Super Duty. It’s bigger. It’s badder. And in one striking way, it’s a little familiar. Glancing over the specs, one item will stand out immediately for Ford fans: that is the return of the 7.3. Although...
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Nearly 350,000 2018 Ford Expedition, F-150 Trucks Recalled for Shifter Issue

Ford has issued two separate safety recalls that involve potential transmission problems. Affected vehicles include newer editions of the Ford Expedition, F-Series, Mustang, and Lincoln Navigator. Unseated gear shift cable clip (2018 Ford F-150, 2018 Ford Expedition, 2018 Ford F-650 and F-750) The Problem: Normally, there is a clip that locks the gear shift cable to the transmission. But on certain Ford trucks and SUVs, this clip may not be fully seated. Over time, this problem can cause the ...
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Ford Invests $1.6 Billion in U.S. Plants

( = || []).push({}); Ford Motor Company is investing $1.6 billion to upgrade manufacturing plants in Michigan and Ohio. The $1.4 billion for the Livonia Transmission Plant and $200 million for the Ohio Assembly Plant are part of the $9 billion pledged during the 2015 UAW-Ford collective bargaining agreement. “I am thrilled that through our collective bargaining with Ford we were able to secure a substantial investment for the communities of Southeast Mich...
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Ford Drops $1.6 Billion on Midwestern Truck, Transmission Plants

You can’t get your hands on the gear-iest transmission in the land without throwing some money around first. Ford Motor Company announced today that it will spend $1.4 billion to produce their new 10-speed automatic for future F-150s, and invest $200 million into large truck production at its Ohio Assembly Plant. The big bucks are […] The post Ford Drops $1.6 Billion on Midwestern Truck, Transmission Plants appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
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Ford Medium-Duty Trucks: To The Moon & Back

( = || []).push({}); When it comes to getting work done, trucks are all stars. They tow trailers, haul loads of all kinds, push plows, and even provide elements of luxury. You might argue trucks are the ultimate vehicle? Keeping that in mind, Ford Motor Company continues to push their 6.7-liter Power Stroke diesel engine for the F-650 and F-750. With the demanding jobs these truck are called to do, it’s imperative they are able to maintain a certain level...
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Ford officially announces new line to Ohio Assembly

The Ford Motor Co. officially announced Monday the Ohio Assembly Plant will support additional production of the 2017 Ford F-series Super Duty chassis cab.
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Ford officially announces new project for Ohio Assembly Plant

AVON LAKE - The Ford Motor Co. officially announced today the Ohio Assembly Plant will support additional production of the 2017 Ford F-Series Super Duty chassis cab.Together with Kentucky Truck Plant, Ohio Assembly will produce F-350, F-450 and F-550 Super Duty chassis cabs.
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Testing under way for potential new employees at Ford Avon Lake plant

AVON LAKE - The Ford Motor Co. is testing a large pool of potential job candidates for work at the Ohio Assembly Plant.The plant announced in a Friday memo to workers signed by UAW Local 2000 Chairman Tim Rowe and plant manager Gary Polakowski that a new product is coming to the plant.
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Ford revs up truck plant

AVON LAKE - Ford Motor Co. will soon start producing another product at the Ohio Assembly Plant.The "P558 Chassis Cab is coming to the Ohio Assembly Plant," said an employee bulletin posted at the plant Friday.According to Ford's website, the P558 Chassis Cab is used on the automaker's F-350, F-450 and F-550 models.The bulletin was signed by ... (more)
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