Ford Motor Company of Australia Limited — Ford Transit and Ford Transit Custom MY2020

Identifying features

VIN (Vehicle identification number)
See attached VIN lists

What are the defects?

Vehicles may be fitted with front lower control arms that contain incomplete welds, which may lead to fracture of the component.

What are the hazards?

A fractured lower control arm joint may separate, resulting in loss of vehicle control, increasing the risk of an accident and injury or death to vehicle occupants and other road users.

What should consumers do?

Ford will contact owners of all affected vehicles to arrange for inspection and repair, free of charge.

For further information, consumers can find their nearest Ford dealer at https://www.ford.com.au/dealership/?intcmp=vhp-return-lad or contact Ford's Customer Relationship Centre on 1800 503 672.

Where the product was sold
Nationally

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications
Product category