Ford India inspects 39,315 Ford Fiesta Classic and Figo for potential hose issues.

Ford India is inspecting 39,315 Ford Fiesta Classic and Ford Figo produced between the years 2004  and 2012 at the Chennai facility. This is because of a potential concern related to high pressure power assisted steering hose as stated by Ford Figo India.

The company, through its dealers, will replace the high pressure power assisted steering hose on all affected vehicles, it added.

2010Sep24015840ford figo“Ford remains committed to delivering world-class quality vehicles to its customers and this voluntary safety recall is part of that commitment,” says the statement.

Previously, Ford India had recalled 1,66,021 units of Figo and Fiesta Classic models in September 2013 to rectify faulty rear twist beam and the power steering hose.

Last year, the company had recalled around 42,300 units of the new generation of hatchback Figo and compact sedan Figo Aspire to fix a software glitch that could lead to malfunctioning of airbags during a collision.

In November 2015, the automaker had announced recall of 16,444 units of compact SUV EcoSport in India to fix faulty rear twist beam bolt, a part in vehicle’s suspension.

Aniket Kandwal

Team Stick Shift

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