Ford Motor Company of Australia Limited—Ford WS Fiesta Econetic
What are the defects?
The glow plug control module that aids cold engine start up can be adversely affected by wet conditions due to its location, low in the engine compartment
What are the hazards?
If water enters the glow plug control module it may cause overheating and pose a fire hazard, even if the vehicle's ignition is switched off.
What should consumers do?
Ford will write to owners of all affected vehicles. 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
Ford Authorised Dealers
- 17 July 2010 - 12 September 2011