Recall covers the 2009 and 2010 Ford Edge and Lincoln MKX sold in Canada and the US.
The mid-sized SUV built at the Oakville plant had record US sales in May.
Automaker says will produce an additional 40,000 vehicles with plants open longer.
Popular crossover SUV will be released later this year and exported to more than 100 countries.
Automaker is also increasing it’s annual spending on Canadian-made auto parts by $200 million.
Overall Canadian sales were 105,693 vehicles for the month, up from 103,226 in February 2013.
The automaker’s US sales rose 12% through October, outpacing the industry.
BMW, Porsche, Ford and Jaguar will unveil some sweet new models when the show opens this weekend.
Spending on Canadian-made auto parts will increase by up to $200 million.