Ford Motor Company of Australia Limited - Ford TRANSIT, TRANSIT CUSTOM 2020

recall information

Recall number
REC-000323
PRA number
2020/18580
Campaign number
20S53
Original published date

make and model information

Make
Ford
Model
TRANSIT, TRANSIT CUSTOM
Year range
2020
Affected units
180

Identifying features

See attached VIN lists

What are the defects?

The vehicles may be fitted with front lower control arms that contain incomplete welds, which may lead to fracture of the component.

What are the hazards?

A fractured lower control arm could result in front lower control arm joint separation, resulting in loss of vehicle control, increasing the risk of an accident that could result in injury or death of vehicle occupants and/or other road users.

What should consumers do?

Ford will contact owners of all affected vehicles to arrange for inspection and repair, free of charge.

For further information, consumers can find their nearest Ford dealer at https://www.ford.com.au/dealership/?intcmp=vhp-return-lad or contact 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.

Product type