Ford Motor Company of Australia Limited - Ford KUGA, ESCAPE 2016

recall information

Recall number
REC-000303
PRA number
2018/16754
Campaign number
17S06
Original published date

make and model information

Make
Ford
Model
KUGA, ESCAPE
Year range
2016
Affected units
181

Identifying features

See attached VIN lists

What are the defects?

The airbag initiators within the driver knee airbag and/or side airbag modules may be defective.

What are the hazards?

In the event of an accident the side airbag(s) and/or knee airbag may not deploy, increasing the risk of injury.

What should consumers do?

Ford will write to owners of all affected vehicles. Owners are advised to contact their nearest authorised Ford Dealership for inspection and rectification.

For further information, contact any authorised Ford Dealership or Ford’s Customer Relationship Centre on 1800 503 672.
Supplier details
Ford Motor Company of Australia Limited

Who should owners/operators contact for more information?

Contact website

Responsible regulator

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

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