Ford—Ford VM Transit Steering Wheel Inspection

PRA number

2009/11193

Published date

Product description

Ford VM Transit. Models built from July 1 2007 to August 31 2007 inclusive.
Identifying features
Ford campaign number SO908. Target number 427

Other identifying numbers

Ford campaign number SO908.
Target number 427

What are the defects?

A very small quantity of steering wheels fitted to Transit vehicles may have a defect with the casting of the steering wheel hub assembly

What are the hazards?

A defective steering wheel hub could experience a fatigue failure and result in the steering wheel becoming detached from the steering column.

What should consumers do?

Known owners will be contacted by mail. For further information contact any authorised Ford Dealer or Ford's Customer Relationship Cente on 1800 503 672.

Supplier

Ford Motor Company of Australia Limited

Where the product was sold

Nationally

Responsible regulator

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

Product category