Ford Recalls Nearly 250K Vehicles for Faulty Door Latches
Posted on Tuesday, March 31st, 2020
Doors may come open while driving.
Tuesday, March 31, 2020 – Ford has announced the recall of 248,912 cars built between 2014 and 2016 after door latches have been found to fail, particularly when used in warm climates. In some cases, doors are unable to close properly, while others may come open while in use.
Cars included in the recall are the 2014 and 2015 Ford Fiesta, 2014 to 2016 Ford Fusion, and 2014 to 2016 Lincoln MKZ that are or have been previously registered in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Louisiana, Mississippi, Nevada, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Carolina, Texas, Utah, Washington, and federal territories.
If you own a recalled vehicle, dealers have been instructed to remove and replace the side door latches.
Visit the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration website to determine if your vehicle is affected by this or any other recall.
If you or a loved one has been hurt or killed due to malfunction of a vehicle, contact OnderLaw at 314-963-9000 for a free, no-obligation consultation. We don’t get paid unless you win your claim.