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U.S. ends safety probe into nearly 50,000 U.S. Ford police vehicles

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(Reuters) - The is closing an investigation into nearly 50,000 Explorer vehicles over reports of sudden brake failures, it said on Tuesday, without seeking a recall.

The probe, opened in April 2015, was prompted by reported incidents of front brake hose failure in 2015 vehicles used by the in its pursuit driving training program. The agency said Tuesday it had not confirmed any incidents of failures caused by overheating in vehicles outside the training program.

(Reporting by David Shepardson; Editing by Richard Chang)

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First Published: Tue, November 06 2018. 22:08 IST