Ford Recalls 746,842 2013-2014 Vehicles due to Air Bag Defect

Ford is recalling 746,842 vehicles from their 2013 and 2014 model years due to an air bag defect.  In all of the affected vehicles, the circuit board in the Restraints Control Module (RCM) may develop a short-circuit over time.  This is because when the conformal coating was applied to portions of the RCM at the [...]

October 6th, 2014|Automobile Defects|0 Comments

Ford Recalls 1,176,771 2013-2014 Vehicles in Two Separate Recalls Involving Air Bag and Door Defects

Ford announced it will recall 1,176,771 vehicles in two separate actions that affect three different models. The recalls involve air bag and door defects in 2013-2014 models. The largest recall affects 594,785 Ford Escape and Ford C-Max vehicles.  The model years affects the newest models from 2013 and 2014.  They were manufactured in two different [...]

May 15th, 2014|Automobile Defects|0 Comments

Ford Recalls 392,085 Vehicles due to Corrosion & Seat Defects

Ford has recalled 392,085 vehicles in two separate actions. The largest recall affects model year 2001-2004 Ford Escapes in the “Salt Belt States”.  These states include Connecticut, Delaware, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, West Virginia, Wisconsin and the District of [...]

April 21st, 2014|Automobile Defects|0 Comments

Ford Recalls New C-Max Hybrid Vehicles

Ford is recalling 33,021 2013 C-Max Hybrid Vehicles due to a roof safety issue.  The cars recalled were built between January 19, 2012 and June 25, 2013 and have no panoramic roof built.  During vehicle testing, the vehicle’s roof failed Federal Motor Safety Standard No. 201, "Occupant Protection in Interior Impact."  The testing found that [...]

July 31st, 2013|Automobile Defects|0 Comments