Ford—Econovan JH—rear brake link plate and rear brake idle lever replacement

What are the defects?

Repeated excessive hand brake loads applied to the rear brake link plate may cause it to crack. Continual use in a cracked condition may allow a piece of the link plate to break away and be pinched between the brake shoe and the brake drum. Reduced braking performance and/or brake lockup may result.

What are the hazards?

Reduced braking performance and/or brake lockup.

What should consumers do?

Contact local dealer.

Supplier
Ford Motor Company of Australia Limited
Where the product was sold
Nationally

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Cities and Regional Development is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Cities and Regional Development
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