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Recall: No. 1 of 2
Recall Ref: R1998/115
Exact Model: Fitted with ABS
Build Date: 30 March 1998 to 30 September 1998
Numbers: 1142
Defect: Possible loss of one braking circuit due to brake master cylinder failure.
Action: Affected vehicles are being recalled for checking and, where necessary, replacement of the brake master cylinder.
Launch Date: 17 December 1998
Recall: No. 2 of 2
Recall Ref: R/2009/019
Exact Model: Ka
Build Date: 26 May 2008 to 30 Jan 2009
Numbers: 7156
Defect: It has been identified that the rear brake back plate bolts may not have been tightened to the specified torque. Should a back plate bolt fall into the brake drum, damage to the brake linings and or wheel lockup could occur.
Action: Recalled vehicles will have the rear brake back plate bolts checked to ensure that they have been tightened to the specified torque.
Launch Date: 17 February 2009

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


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If you find a recall notice above that matches your vehicle – make/model, date of registration, VIN or engine number – the next step is to confirm whether the required inspection or repair has been carried out.

This information is currently only available from the individual vehicle manufacturers or importers. Contact their customer services department with details or your vehicle and the recall, and ask for confirmation that the necessary work has been completed.

In most cases, the manufacturer or importer contact details will have been returned in the search results above. If not, check your vehicle handbook or contact the Recall Information Point at the SMMT, Consumer Affairs Department, Forbes House, Halkin Street, LONDON SW1X 7DS (tel: 0870 7518270).


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