Auto Recalls for Consumers

2015 FORD TRANSIT Recall - Campaign #18V782000

 
Auto Recalls For Consumers

2015 FORD TRANSIT RECALL - #18V782000

RECALL FOR SEATS

National Van Builders, Inc. (National Van) is recalling certain 2015-2018 Ford Transit vehicles equipped with Freedman GO-ES Foldaway Seats, part numbers 43705, 45467, 48923, and 75719. When the back seat cushion is rotated from the stowed position to the upright position, the seat cushion may not remain locked into place when under load, such as in a crash or a sudden stop. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 207, "Seating Systems."

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Vehicle 2015 FORD TRANSIT
Manufacturer National Van Builders, Inc.
Manufactured between 5/29/2018 - 10/31/2018
Recalled on 11/8/2018
Influenced by National Van Builders, Inc.
Owners Notified on 11/26/2018
# Affected 475
Recalled for SEATS
 
Description National Van Builders, Inc. (National Van) is recalling certain 2015-2018 Ford Transit vehicles equipped with Freedman GO-ES Foldaway Seats, part numbers 43705, 45467, 48923, and 75719. When the back seat cushion is rotated from the stowed position to the upright position, the seat cushion may not remain locked into place when under load, such as in a crash or a sudden stop. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 207, "Seating Systems."
Consequences In the event of a crash, if the seat back moves, the seat occupant has an increased risk of injury.
Corrective action National Van will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and repair the foldaway seat, free of charge. The recall began November 26, 2018. Owners may contact National Van customer service at 1-508-222-2272.
Notes Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.
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Technical Service Bulletins May 21, 2018 - 080000 FUEL SYSTEM, DIESEL
Some 2011-2018 Super Duty and 2015-2018 Transit vehicles equipped with diesel engines may exhibit diagnostic trouble code (DTC) U0100 stored in various modules after running a continuous memory diagnostic trouble code (CMDTC) test or networ

May 21, 2018 - 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
As noted in FSA 17S34, loss of instrument cluster display can result from wiring corrosion and damage to the Trailer Relay Module on affected Transit vehicles. Complete the 17S34 service action as described prior to addressing any other cus

May 21, 2018 - 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Some 2015-2017 Transit vehicles may fail to program the BCM following replacement. To repair, follow BCM installation procedures in Workshop Manual (WSM), Section 419-10 using Integrated Diagnostic System (IDS) or Ford J2534 Diagnostic Soft

May 21, 2018 - 353100 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:ANTI-THEFT DEVICES
The procedure to program keys on 2015-2018 Transit vehicles depends on if the vehicle is equipped with the Passive Anti-Theft System (PATS). Keys for PATS and non-PATS vehicles look the same, there is no visual difference. Vehicles with PAT

May 14, 2018 - 063000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM
Some 2017-2018 F-Super Duty/2016-2018 F650-750 with 6.7L diesel engines and 2015-2018 Transit with 3.2L diesel engines may exhibit a MIL on with diagnostic trouble code (DTC) P206C in the powertrain control module (PCM). This may be due to

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