Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 2008 FORD FOCUS

NHTSA Campaign Number: 07V541000

Manufacturer Campaign Number: 07C19

Make: FORD

Model: FOCUS

Year: 2008

Component:
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:DRIVER SIDE INFLATOR MODULE

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 20070912

End Date Of Manufacturing: 20071105

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 45

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 20071120

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 20071121

Date Added To File: 20071128

Regulation Part Number: 571

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 208

Defect Summary:
CERTAIN VEHICLES FAIL TO CONFORM TO THE REQUIREMENTS SPECIFIED IN FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 208, ‘OCCUPANT CRASH PROTECTION.’ THE DRIVER AIR BAG MODULE MAY NOT HAVE BEEN PROPERLY ASSEMBLED.

Consequence Summary:
THIS CONDITION MAY PREVENT THE DRIVER AIR BAG FROM PROPERLY DEPLOYING AND REDUCE OCCUPANT PROTECTION IN THE EVENT OF A CRASH.

Corrective Action:
DEALERS WILL REPLACE YOUR DRIVER AIR BAG MODULE FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON NOVEMBER 20, 2007. OWNERS MAY CONTACT FORD AT 1-800-392-3673.