Ford Motor Company of Australia Ltd - Ford PJ Ranger and PK Ranger 2006 - 2011

recall information

Recall number
REC-001566
PRA number
2012/13271
Campaign number
S1203
Original published date

make and model information

Make
Ford
Model
PJ Ranger and PK Ranger
Year range
2006 - 2011
Affected units
16,056

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 details
Ford Motor Company of Australia Ltd

Responsible regulator

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

Product type