Illustrative photo | source Ford

Ford Transit Custom (2019)

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?

Type of alert
Production period20. 5. 2019 - 10. 10. 2019
Type/number of modelType-approval number: e1*2001/116*0430*; type: B8
Country of originTurkey
Alert submitted byUnited Kingdom
Products were found and measures were taken also in
Measures taken by economic operators
Published by Rapex2020-04-03 18:40:40

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

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.

Deutsche version
Based on Weekly overview reports of RAPEX notifications, published free of charge in English on, © European Union, 2005 – 2020
The official contact points of the Member and EFTA-EEA States provide the information published in these weekly overviews. Under the terms of Annex II.10 to the General Product Safety Directive (2001/95/EC) responsibility for the information provided lies with the notifying party. The Commission nor the does not take any responsibility for the accuracy of the information provided.
The content owned by the EU on this website is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0) licence.