For the 2009 model year, Ford added power pedals as standard equipment. The CVPI also has side impact airbags and new federally mandated recessed window switches. The CVPI also received upgraded brakes for 2009. The confirmation flash that occurs when the doors are locked is now automatically disabled when the Courtesy Lamp Disable option is ordered. The confirmation flash was considered a safety issue because the lights would flash when the officer exited the vehicle and locked the doors, potentially giving their presence away at night.