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Recall: No. 7 of 8
Recall Ref: R1998/037
Exact Model:
Build Date: August 1996 to February 1998
Numbers: 27303
Defect: Unexpected passenger airbag deployment due to an electrostatic discharge through the airbag igniter.
Action: Recall affected vehicles and fit ground wire to passenger airbag.
Launch Date: 09 June 1998
Recall: No. 8 of 8
Recall Ref: R1995/050
Exact Model:
Build Date: 6 March 1995 to 7 March 1995
Numbers: 18
Defect: "S" maximum speed rated tyres have been fitted. As the vehicle maximum capability exceeds the maximum speed rating of the "S" rated tyre, vehicle stability could be adversely affected on a vehicle travelling in excess of the speed rating on private roads or on roads in Europe with no vehicle speed restrictions.
Action: Recall the affected vehicles and replace the tyres with "T" maximum speed rated example.
Launch Date: 24 July 1995

Manufacturer contact details:
Ford Motor Company Ltd
Eagle Way, Brentwood, Essex, CM13 3BW
020 3564 4444


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