Ford Motor Company of Australia Limited—Ford Focus - Front Drive Halfshafts Replacement

Identifying features

Campaign number: 15S24
Target number: 4,277

What are the defects?

It is possible that the front drive shafts fitted to affected vehicles may not meet specification and could fail during initial acceleration and take-off.

What are the hazards?

If the front drive shafts fail, it will cause loss of ability to accelerate from a standing start, posing an accident hazard to the driver and other road users.

What should consumers do?

Ford will write to all affected owners. Until the Safety Recall is completed it is recommended owners should avoid aggressive acceleration on take-off. Vehicles previously repaired under Program R1413 are not subject to this recall.

Owners are advised to contact their Ford 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, Regional Development and Communications is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications
Product category