Safety officials conduct Ford Freestyle probe

May 16, 2011 3:41:23 PM PDT
Federal safety officials are investigating a potential acceleration problem with a Ford crossover wagon.

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is looking into complaints that the Ford Freestyle can accelerate unexpectedly when driving at low speeds or when idling. The agency has received more than 200 complaints involving 2005 through 2007 freestyles.

Ford is cooperating with the investigation.

No recall has been issued.