Ford Mustang (previous model)

Ford adds 1.9 million units to Takata airbag recall

On June 1, Ford Motor Company announced that it will conduct a recall for an additional 1.9 million vehicles in North America due to the defective Takata airbag inflator.

On May 4, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and Takata’s subsidiary in the US came to an agreement to expand the number of recalls for the US market, and Ford’s latest recall pertains to this agreement.

Through this agreement, all non-desiccated ammonium-nitrate inflators for the front seats that did not apply to the market recall in the US will now be included.

The latest addition to Ford’s recall applies to 1,902,228 units sold in North America, which consists mainly of the 1,896,443 units sold in the US along with 1,304 units in Canada and 1 unit in Mexico.

Subject for this recall are 2005-2011 models of the Ford Mustang, 2007-2011 models of the Ford Ranger, 2005-2006 models of the Ford GT, amongst others, which were produced in North America.