Ford announces recall of the new EcoSport

Ford announces recall of the new EcoSport

Ford convened on Thursday (30), owners of the new EcoSport model 2014 manufactured between 13 and 15 January 2014, with the end of chassis 8889564 to 8932059, to attend to an authorized dealer for inspection and, if necessary, free replacement of front and rear tires, and the spare tire.

According to the manufacturer, there is the possibility of the emergence of air bubble near the sidewall of the tire, resulting in the assembly process of the wheel / tire by the supplier. Thus, the risk that such an air bubble cause a sudden loss of tire pressure came up and may result in loss of vehicle handling.

Ford recommends checking and scheduling the service, if necessary, by Ford Service Centre (CAF - 0800 703 3673), or with an authorized distributor. The estimated time of repair is approximately 50 minutes, there may be variations depending on the flow of calls from Ford dealer at the time of the service request.

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