Ford Motor Company of Australia Limited—Ford Ecosport Rear Twist Beam Pivot Bolts

Identifying features

Safety Recall Campaign: 15S15
Target number: 1201
November 29, 2013 through April 11, 2014

What are the defects?

There is a possibility that the rear twist beam, which forms part of the vehicle's rear suspension, may be fitted with pivot bolts that have not been tightened to specification and consequently could break.

What are the hazards?

If this occurs, vehicle handling will be compromised increasing the risk of an accident.

What should consumers do?

Ford will write to owners of all affected vehicles. Until the safety recall service is completed the vehicle should be driven with caution and at moderate speed.

Owners are advised to contact their Ford authorised Dealership for inspection and rectification. For further information, contact any authorised Ford Dealer or Ford's Customer Relationship Centre on 1800 503 672.

Supplier
Ford Motor Company of Australia Limited
Traders who sold this product

Authorised Ford Dealers

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
Product category