make and model information
VIN (Vehicle identification number)
What are the defects?
The clock spring electrical connection between the steering wheel airbag, horn and electrical systems may not have been welded to specification and possibly fail. If this occurs, it could result in a loss of steering wheel illumination, non-functioning steering wheel control switches, inoperative horn, and the airbag warning light will illuminate which may result in the driver’s airbag becoming inoperative.
What are the hazards?
In the event of an accident, an airbag not deploying as intended could increase the risk of injury or death to vehicle occupants.
FORD MOTOR COMPANY OF AUSTRALIA PTY LTD
Who should owners/operators contact for more information?
Ford Customer Relationship Centre
13 36 73
Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development, Communications and the Arts is the responsible regulator for this recall.