Jan 26, 2017 | DEARBORN, Mich.
Ford Issues One Safety Recall in North America
DEARBORN, Mich., Jan. 26, 2017 – Ford Motor Company is issuing one safety recall and one safety compliance recall in North America. Details are as follows:
Ford issues safety recall for certain 2016 Ford Focus and C-MAX vehicles to inspect and repair left-hand body apron joints located on the floor pan
Ford is issuing a safety recall for 18 2016 Ford Focus and C-MAX vehicles to inspect and repair left-hand body apron joints located on the floor pan. In the affected vehicles, improper left-hand body apron joints may have reduced front-end structural integrity, potentially increasing the risk of injury in a frontal crash.
Ford is not aware of any fires, accidents or injuries associated with this issue.
Affected vehicles include certain 2016 Ford Focus vehicles built at Michigan Assembly Plant, Oct. 26, 2016 to Oct. 27, 2016 and 2016 Ford C-MAX vehicles built at Michigan Assembly Plant, Oct. 26, 2016.
There are approximately 17 vehicles located in the United States and one in Canada. The Ford reference number for this recall is 17S03.
Dealers will inspect and repair left-hand body apron joints as required at no cost to the customer.