The pawl spring problem continues to grow, as Ford has announced an expansion of their previous door latch recall.
"That recall is now expanded by 156,000 cars bringing the total to almost 546,000 cars recalled for door latch problems … continue reading
The expanded investigation found issues with the pawl spring tabs, which can break and allow the doors to open while driving. … continue reading
Add the 2013 Fusion and Lincoln MKZ to the list of vehicles being investigated for door latch issues.
"Complaints have kept pouring in since the original investigation was opened, and now the government says 207 reports have been file … continue reading
Ford is recalling 205,000 vehicles to repair the door handle springs, which can move out of position and allow the door to fly open in a side-impact crash. That's ... not ideal.
"The recall involves the 2010-2013 Ford Taurus, Lincoln … continue reading
A class-action lawsuit says that Ford's new dual-clutch transmissions are a defective bucket of bolts.
the lawsuit alleges the transmission was manufactured defective and is causing Fiesta and Focus owners nothing but headaches. Owners com … continue reading
Earlier this year Ford issued a regional recall for vehicles with Takata airbag inflators in areas of high humidity.
The thought was humidity is to blame for the inflators failing under pressure, but the National Highway Traffic Safety Admi … continue reading
Despite issuing a Technical Service Bulletin (TSB) titled Explorer Exhaust Odor in Vehicle, Ford asked a court to throw out a lawsuit about … Explorer exhaust odors inside the vehicle. Not surprisingly their appeal was denied.
“Ford filed … continue reading
The feds have opened a "preliminary investigation" into 6th-generation Fiesta door latch concerns.
"The government says it's received 61 complaints about doors that won't latch in the 2011-2013 Ford Fiesta. Some Fiesta owner … continue reading
Ford is issuing a recall for 59,000 Takata airbag inflators.
Ford named the affected vehicles as the 2005-2007 Mustang, 2005-2006 GT, and 2004 Ranger vehicles
What – Inflators are controlled exposions that deploy the airbags in the event … continue reading
A Florida woman says her 5th generation Explorer is poisoning both her and her 5-year-old daughter with exposure to carbon monoxide (CO). The plaintiff says she complained about exhaust odors inside the cabin 8 times to a local dealership, … continue reading