Recall Alert: 2010-2014 Ford Taurus

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Vehicles Affected: Approximately 196,000 model-year 2010-14 Ford Taurus sedans registered in states where road salt is used

The Problem: The Detroit News is reporting that salt could get into the license plate lamp, causing it to rust. This could lead to a fire; Ford is aware of 18 fires and one minor injury related to this issue.

The Fix: Dealers will replace the license plate lamp assembly for free.

What Owners Should Do: Ford will notify owners but has not yet provided an owner notification schedule. Owners can call Ford at 800-392-3673 for more information.

Need to Find a Dealer for Service? Go to Cars.com Service & Repair to find your local dealer.

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By Jennifer Geiger | May 29, 2014 | Comments (1)

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passat02

Interesting...i have an 02 vw passat. This model is known to rust around the license plate lamp. VW in fact, replaced my trunk lid at no cost once and the new one is also rusting. But there is no recall!

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