Ford will recall 44,333 imported explorer cars

Ford will recall 44,333 imported explorer cars

The official website of the State Administration of Markets issued a notice on July 30 stating that Ford Motor (China) Co., Ltd. decided to recall part of the production from November 22, 2012, to January 24, 2017, from August 1, 2019. In 2017, the company imported Ford Explorer cars, a total of 44,333 vehicles.

According to the State Administration of Markets Supervision, Ford Motor (China) Co., Ltd. filed a recall plan with the State Administration of Markets in accordance with the Regulations on the Management of Defective Automobile Product Recall and the Implementation Method of the Regulations for the Management of Defective Automobile Product Recalls. It is decided to recall a portion of 2013-2017 imported Ford Explorer cars from November 22, 2012, to January 24, 2017, starting from August 1, 2019, for a total of 44,333 vehicles.

Regarding the reason for the recall, the State Administration of Markets Supervision said that the vehicles in the scope of this recall may be reversed due to design reasons. When the rear suspension system continues to work under high load vibration and rebound conditions, the rear wheel toe link arm may reverse. The bending and causing fatigue fracture, resulting in reduced steering control capability of the vehicle, there is a safety hazard. Ford Motor (China) Co., Ltd. will replace the improved rear-wheel toe link arm and adjust the wheel alignment for vehicles within the recall range to eliminate safety hazards.

Global Network Finance found that due to security risks, Ford has recalled several models of its vehicles several times during the year.

According to the public data of the State Administration of Markets Supervision, in May 2019, Changan Ford Motor Co., Ltd. started the motor harness fixing card problem. When a frontal collision accident occurred, such as the engine cooling fan motor collapsed backward and squeezed to the starting motor wiring harness. This may cause the harness to be damaged by the fixed card mounting stud. In extreme cases, the line may be short-circuited and the risk of fire may occur. There is a potential safety hazard. Part of the 2019 period produced between September 1, 2018 and December 15, 2018 will be recalled. Forus Motors, a total of 19,070 vehicles.

In April 2019, the door lock motor of some vehicles of Ford Motor (China) Co., Ltd. may intermittently fail due to silicon pollution, resulting in the door lock’s claw hook not being fully locked in place, resulting in the possibility that the door will automatically open during driving. Sexuality, there are potential safety hazards, recalling some imported 2017-2019 Lincoln Continental series cars produced from June 24, 2016 to October 18, 2018, totaling 23,978 vehicles.

In March 2019, Ford Motor (China) Co., Ltd. due to supplier manufacturing reasons, the internal motor brush of the engine electronic throttle may accumulate pollutants and increase the resistance, causing the fault indicator to light up, the vehicle enters the failure mode and limits the engine speed. In extreme cases, the engine may be turned off, and there is a potential safety hazard. A total of 610 imported Ford Sharp cars, which were produced from August 9, 2010 to October 27, 2010, were recalled.

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