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2011 Ford Transit Connect Recalls & Reliability

Recalls

There has been 1 safety recall issued from NHTSA.

VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHERRecall Date: 07/30/2012
  • Summary: Ford Motor Company is recalling certain model year 2011-2012 Transit Connect vehicles. The wiper arms may not be adequately riveted resulting in incomplete or inconsistent clearing of the windshield and possible detachment of the wiper arm.
  • Potential Number of Units Affected: 16,330
  • Consequence: If the wiper arm detaches, the windshield wiper will fail and the driver's visibility may be reduced, increasing the risk of a crash.
  • Remedy: Ford will notify owners, and dealers will replace the driver and passenger side wiper arm and blade assemblies, free of charge. The safety recall is expected to begin on, or before, August 13, 2012. Owners may contact Ford at 1-866-436-7332.
  • Notes: Ford's recall campaign number is 12S36. 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.
  • NHTSA Campaign ID: 12V374000

Reliability

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Warranty

Ford backs the Transit Connect with a three-year/36,000-mile bumper-to-bumper warranty and a five-year/60,000-mile powertrain warranty. This is comparable to the warranty of the Ford E-Series, but the Chevy Express and the Chevy HHR offer longer powertrain warranties.

Warranty information last updated: 6/25/10

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