2012 Ford FOCUS Latches Locks Linkages Doors Latch Recall

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2012 Ford FOCUS Latches Locks Linkages Doors Latch Recall

 NHTSA Recall #149225
NHTSA Compaign #20V331000
MFG Compaign #20S30
 ManufacturerFord Motor Company
 Model Year2012
 Date of notification27/07/20
 Begin date of manufacuring15/07/24
 End date of manufacturing15/07/24
Type of recallV
Recall initiatorODI
 Report received08/06/20
 Report created09/06/20
Regulation part number
FMV safety standard number
Estimated number of affected units2147323
 Defect summaryFord motor company (ford) is recalling certain 2011-2014 fiesta, 2013-2014 fusion, 2015 mustang, 2013-2015 escape and c-max, 2012-2015 focus, 2014-2016 transit connect, 2013-2014 lincoln mkz, and 2015 mkc vehicles. These vehicles were previously recalled and repaired under recalls 15v-246, 16v-643 or 17v-210, however the repair may not have been completed properly. A component within the door latches may break making the doors difficult to latch and/or leading the driver or a passenger to believe a door is securely closed when, in fact, it is not.
 Consequence summaryA door that is not securely latched could open while the vehicle is in motion, increasing the risk of injury to a vehicle occupant.
 Corrective actionFord will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the latch date codes to confirm if the repair was done correctly, and replace the side door latches if necessary, free of charge. Owners will also have the option to inspect their own vehicle's door latches and enter the date codes into a website to determine if the latches are correct. This recall began july 27, 2020. Owners may contact ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 20s30.
 Recall notesOwners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153).

  • What is Recall?

    A recall is when a product is removed from the market or a correction is made to the product because it is either defective or potentially harmful.
  • What is Failure?

    Failure is the state or condition of not meeting a desirable or intended objective, and may be viewed as the opposite of success. Product failure ranges from failure to sell the product to fracture of the product, in the worst cases leading to personal injury, the province of forensic engineering.
  • What is Defect?

    Non-conformance of a car component with the specified requirements, or non-fulfillment of user expectations, including the safety aspects.



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