Safety Ratings

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Recalls

US NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID: 17V528000
Mfg's Report Date: AUG 27, 2017
Component: SEAT BELTS:REAR
Potential Number Of Units Affected: 698


Summary:
Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2017 Focus vehicles. The rear left side seat back frame may have an insufficient weld between the outboard pivot bracket and the pivot nut joint, resulting in the seat back having reduced strength. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 207, "Seating Systems," and 210, "Seat Belt Assembly Anchorages."

Consequence:
The reduced seat back strength may increase the risk of injury in the event of a crash.

Remedy:
Ford will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and replace the rear second left side rear seat back as necessary, free of charge. The recall began October 10, 2017. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 17C13.

Dates of Manufacture:
JUN 06, 2017 to JUN 11, 2017

Manufacturer Recall Number:
17C13

Disclaimer

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