Ford Motor Company of Australia Limited - Ford ECOSPORT

recall information

Recall number
REC-000297
PRA number
2015/14976
Campaign number
15S15
Original published date

make and model information

Make
Ford
Model
ECOSPORT
Affected units
1,204

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 details
Ford Motor Company of Australia Limited

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Product type