Ford Motor Company is recalling 39,013 Expedition and Lincoln Navigator vehicles due to a risk of an engine compartment fire.

According to documents filed with the government, certain model year 2021 Ford Expeditions and Lincoln Navigators are subject to the recall because an engine compartment fire may occur while driving or parked, even with the ignition in the "Off" position.

Owners are being advised to park their vehicles outside and away from structures until a remedy, which is still under development, can be performed.

 Letters notifying owners of the safety risk are expected to be mailed May 23, 2022. A second letter will be mailed once the remedy is available. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 22S36.