2011 Ford Fiesta Recalls

RepairPal provides easy-to-read analysis of 1 official 2011 Ford Fiesta recall. Find out if your 2011 Ford Fiesta needs service due to a recalled defect and learn how to fix it.

RepairPal Expert Overview on October 5, 2012

The passenger side curtain air bag will not deploy in the event of a side impact collision when the front passenger seat is empty. Although this is how it was designed, Ford will be reprogramming the air bag system computer to allow the side curtain to deploy whether the passenger front seat is occupied or not. 

As of this writing, Ford has not yet released a notification schedule for this recall. There are no symptoms related to this recall. If you don't receive notification and you feel you should have, please contact your dealer. It’s helpful to have your vehicle identification number (VIN) handy when you call.