Illustrative photo | source Ford
Published on 02. 11. 2019
The rear axle tie rods are defective and may break. This may lead to loss of control over the vehicle, increasing the risk of an accident.
The Ford Explorer models affected by this recall were manufactured between 17 May 2010 and 25 January 2017 in Chicago/USA and between 26 March 2014 and 25 January 2017 in Elabuga/Russia.
Ford Recall code: 19S17
Source: Rapex Alert 44/2019 A12/1628/19
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.
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.
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.
Check the vehicle's history
UK car-owners can easily make a pre-check by visiting DVLA website and entering the car registration number; it will also reveal the car’s current MOT status.