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Recall 14V402000

Fuel Tank Leaks

Recall Details

The fuel tank may leak due to an error in manufacturing. Dealers will replace the fuel tank free of charge to resolve the problem.

Our Quick Take

The fuel tank may leak due to a manufacturing error.

What Should You Do?

Ford notified owners of affected vehicles starting in July 2014. You can check with your dealer to see if your vehicle is involved in this program. It is helpful to have your VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) on hand when you contact them. The Ford recall number is 14S12.

Affected Cars

Engine, July 2, 2014

Original Recall from the NHTSA

Manufacturer's Report Date
July 2, 2014
NHTSA Action Number
N/A
Potential Number of Units Affected
175
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number
14V402000
Component
Summary
Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain model year 2014 Ford Fiesta vehicles manufactured October 25, 2013, to February 27, 2014. Due to a manufacturing error, the fuel tank may leak.
Consequence
A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source increases the risk of a fire.
Remedy
Ford has notified the affected owners. Dealers will replace the fuel tank, free of charge. The recall began on July 14, 2014. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-800-392-3673. Ford's number for this recall is 14S12.
Notify
Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.
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