Ford recalls 1.4 million cars

May 24, 2014 at 5:23 pm

Company Ford Motor Co. announced the recall of about 1.4 million SUVs and sedans in North America. The campaign is linked with several malfunctions. In particular, it is a fault in the power steering, as well as the familiar problem with rugs underfoot driver.

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As reported by Reuters, subject to recall cars, produced from 2008 to 2013. It is also reported to be withdrawn 195.5 thousands SUV Ford Explorer 2011-2013 model years. According to the producer himself, because of problems with the control system there is a risk of failure of the power steering, causing the driver to have to put more effort to turn the steering wheel, which can lead to an emergency situation.

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Most of the car operated in the U.S. market – about 740.8 thousand Ford Escape and Mercury Mariner, and 177.7 thousand of Ford Explorer. At the moment, according to the company is not aware of any incident caused by a defect that caused the reviews. Extras will be withdrawn 196.6 thousand cars model Ford Taurus, issued between 2010 and 2014. They found fault lamp license plate light, which can cause it to ignite. Another 82.5 thousand sedans Ford Fusion model and Lincoln MKZ, issued from 2006 to 2011, subject to the recall because in these cars saloon mats can interfere with the gas pedal.

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