Ford Recalls

RepairPal Expert Overview on June 28, 2016

The driver's side seat back frame on a manually reclining seat may not be welded sufficiently, and may not protect an occupant in a crash. 

RepairPal Expert Overview on May 31, 2016

The passenger frontal air bag assembly is deployed by an inflator which contains propellant that makes the air bag deploy. This propellant may degrade over time, especially when exposed to humidity and temperature cycling. As a result, the inflator may rupture on deployment, which can send metal shrapnel through the air bag, striking vehicle occupants. This could result in serious injury or death.

RepairPal Expert Overview on May 24, 2016

Brake fluid may leak under the hood internally from the master cylinder into the brake booster.  This fluid leak may not be visible, but eventually would cause loss of front brake system operation. This would increase risk of an accident.

RepairPal Expert Overview on May 24, 2016

For vehicles modified with a Ricon wheelchair lift by New England Wheels, the wheelchair lift platform can crack and as a result separate from the lift and come to rest against the vehicle lift door. Additionally, the link arms of the lifts may have pivot holes that are too large, allowing the bearings to move out of position. Either concern would cause the platform to fall out of the vehicle when the door is opened. This would increase risk of injury.

RepairPal Expert Overview on May 18, 2016

For vehicles modified with a Ricon wheelchair lift by Mobility Works, the wheelchair lift platform can crack and as a result separate from the lift and come to rest against the vehicle lift door. Additionally, the link arms of the lifts may have pivot holes that are too large, allowing the bearings to move out of position. Either concern would cause the platform to fall out of the vehicle when the door is opened. This would increase risk of injury.

RepairPal Expert Overview on April 27, 2016

The automatic transmission may unexpectedly and suddenly shift into first gear, regardless of vehicle speed. This could cause the vehicle to jerk and slow without warning and lock the rear tires causing them to slide without warning. This could result in a loss of vehicle control and injury.

RepairPal Expert Overview on April 27, 2016

The driver's side seat may separate from the body of the vehicle in an accident, due to an improperly welded seat track component. This could result in increased risk of occupant injury.

RepairPal Expert Overview on April 26, 2016

A rear suspension component called a toe link may fracture and result in the vehicle suspension becoming unstable. This could result in loss of vehicle control and lead to an accident.

RepairPal Expert Overview on April 26, 2016

The tires may have been damaged on the inside sidewalls during vehicle assembly. This could result in tire failure, and subsequent loss of vehicle control. 

RepairPal Expert Overview on April 26, 2016

The driver's frontal air bag may not deploy full in a crash, resulting in increased risk of occupant injury.