Ford AU Series I and AU Series II Falcon Forte, Futura, Fairmont and Fairmont Ghia, XR variants, Fairlane, LTD, Utes and FTE Vehicles built from 1 June 1998 to 22 May 2001 inclusive.
What are the defects?
There is the possibility that inappropriate servicing of the steering rack retaining hardware may affect the integrity of the steering rack mounting stud. Overtightening of the steering rack mounting hardware may degrade the thread locking compound.
What are the hazards?
What should consumers do?
Registered owners will be contacted by mail. For further information, contact any authorised Ford Dealer or Ford's Customer Relationship Centre on toll free 13 36 73.
Ford Motor Company of Australia Limited
Where the product was sold