Ford—PJ & PK Ranger

Identifying features

PJ and PK Ranger XLT and Wildtrak models

What are the defects?

The tow bar assembly fitted to affected vehicles may develop weld fracturing around the towbar tongue.

What are the hazards?

Fracturing of the tow bar tongue welding can affect safe operation and handling when an affected vehicle is towing, presenting a potential traffic hazard to the driver and/or other road users.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should not use the tow bar. Owners are advised to contact their nearest Ford dealership for inspection and rectification.

For further information contact Ford's Customer Relationship Centre on 1800 503 672.

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

Authorised Ford dealers.

Where the product was sold
Nationally
Dates available for sale
  • 18 September 2006 - 17 June 2011

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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