Vehicles Affected: Approximately 70 model-year 2020 Ford Escape SUVs and Transit vans
The Problem: The curtain airbag may not inflate properly during deployment, increasing the risk of injury during a crash.
Ford said it is not aware of any related accidents or injuries.
The Fix: Dealers will replace the curtain airbag modules for free.
What Owners Should Do: Ford did not immediately announce an owner-notification schedule. Owners can call the autommaker at 866-436-7332, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s vehicle-safety hotline at 888-327-4236 or visit its website to check their vehicle identification number and learn more.
Need to Find a Dealer for Service? Go to Cars.com Service & Repair to find your local dealer. To check for other recalls, and to schedule a free recall repair at your local dealership, click here: Ford Escape; Ford Transit
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