Ford Fiesta Fumes may enter the passenger compartment Recall
Recall affects Ford FIESTA
Reason for recall: Blanking plug on the exhaust may not retain the correct tightness. In rare cases it is possible that the plug may work out completely leaving an open hole in the exhaust system. The hot gases may be hot enough to melt the plastic of the engine cooling fan moulding. Although no cases have been reported there is a risk of fire in the engine compartment.
When was it announced?
Dec 12, 2011
What action are Ford taking?
Replace the brass plug with a steel plug of a new design.
Does this affect your Fiesta?
This issue affects Fiesta, this particular recall is for the Fiesta.
If your car is affected please get in touch with your Ford dealer and quote reference 1c147