Passenger car - PAS pump connection in Ford Transit

Recall published
2008-04-21
Brand
Product title
Passenger car - PAS pump connection in Ford Transit
Product description
The recall concerns model years 2006 to 2008 FORD Transit cars, produced from 19.12.2005 until 29.09.2007 (Southampton, UK) and from 11.11.2005 until 29.09.2007 (Kocaeli, Turkey)
Risk
The product poses a risk of fire because the power steering high pressure pipe may become detached from the power steering pump. A detached pipe can result in loss of power steering assistance and cause the power steering fluid to leak into the engine compartment, with the risk of the fluid contacting the exhaust manifold and catching fire.
Measures taken
Batch number / barcode
Model number
Passenger Cars, model Transit 2.4 RWD (Recall Ref: 7C143)
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Fire
Country of origin
Turkey, United Kingdom
RAPEX Reference
0486/08
Risk level
Products with serious risks
Notifying country
Greece

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