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RECALL Subject : Rear Seat Belt Buckle may not Latch

Report Receipt Date: FEB 25, 2016
NHTSA Campaign Number: 16V111000
Component(s): SEAT BELTS
Potential Number of Units Affected: 48,990


Manufacturer: Ford Motor Company


SUMMARY:
Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain model year 2015-2016 Transit vehicles manufactured February 13, 2014, to January 13, 2016 and equipped with rear passenger seats. The rear seat belt buckles may be damaged if a heavy object is placed on, or impacts, the top of the buckle. The damage may prevent the buckle from latching or from remaining latched.
CONSEQUENCE:
An unlatched seat belt increases the risk of injury to the occupant in the event of a crash.
REMEDY:
Ford will notify owners, and dealers will modify or replace the seat belt buckles, depending on their location in the vehicle, free of charge. Remedy parts are currently unavailable. Owners will be notified of the recall March 14, 2016. Owners will receive a second notice when remedy parts become available. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 16S06.
 
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