Illustrative photo | source Ford
Published on 13. 04. 2021
The earth connection of the traction battery may not be tightened with the correct torque. As a result, it could become loose, leading to an increased risk of fire.
The Ford Puma mHEV models affected by this recall were manufactured between 18 June 2020 and 4 November 2020.
Ford recall code: 20S76
Affected models: Fiesta mHEV, Puma mHEV
Vehicle numbers (worldwide): 288
Source: Rapex Alert 14/2021 A12/00491/21
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
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. First published in the Weekly overview reports of RAPEX
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.