Published on 5 August 2018
FORD CMAX ( 02/04/2008 – 15/05/2008) DEFECT: It has been identified that a batch of vehicles may have been fitted with section of power assisted steering hose that is not to specification. This could result in premature failure of the hose with loss of steering assistance and in extreme cases the possibility of an engine bay fire occasioned by escaping hydraulic fluid coming into contact with hot components.
Remedy: Recalled vehicles will have the subject hose production code checked. The hose will be changed should it fall within the given criteria.
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|Recall Launch Date||29/07/2008|
|Recall Model Information||FORD FOCUS C-MAX FOCUS CC|
What the owner should do?
If you read about a recall that you think may affect your car, you should make immediate contact with a FORD dealer or workshop that’s been officially authorised to perform repairs on behalf of the manufacturer and ask for the details.
How to contact your dealer
If you wish to know more about eventual problems of a specific car (e.g. real mileage, potential traffic accidents damages, odometer rollback, repairs, etc.), then we suggest going to HPI-Check.
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This notification is purely informative for the vehicle type you have selected. As these deficiencies often relate to specific components (engine type, bodywork, equipment), the recall may not apply to all vehicles of this type.