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Published on 14. 08. 2020
The Fuel Operated Heater (FOH), could switch itself on when not programmed to do so by the driver.
If this happens in a closed space, such as a garage, it could result in personal injury or death.
The Ford Kuga models affected by this recall were equipped with a Fuel Operated Heater (FOH) and manufactured between 1 November 2019 and 8 June 2020.
Ford recall code: 20S27
Source: Rapex Alert 33/2020 A12/01149/20
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.