Illustrative photo | source Ford
Published on 6 April 2020
The twin battery positive cable might have been wrongly fitted. Consequently, it could lose itself leading to a loss of engine power or even a localized overheating and melting of components, increasing the risk of accident or the vehicle catching fire.
The Ford Transit Custom models affected by this recall were manufactured between 20. 5. 2019 – 10. 10. 2019.
Ford recall code: 20S03
Source: Rapex Alert 14/2020 A12/00508/20
Is my car affected?
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.
How to contact your dealer
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
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.