If this leak occurs in the presence of an ignition source, there is an increased risk of a fire and/or personal injury.

Fuel System, Gasoline — Delivery — Hoses, Lines/Piping, And Fittings

Summary
Ford is recalling certain model year 2013 Escape vehicles manufactured from October 5, 2011, through July 11, 2012, and equipped with a 1.6L engine. These vehicles have an engine compartment fuel line which may split, resulting in a leak.
Actions
Ford will notify and instruct owners to stop driving their vehicles and contact a Ford or Lincoln dealer to arrange pick-up of their vehicle. Customers will be provided with a rental vehicle if needed. The dealer will replace the engine compartment fuel line, free charge. The recall began on August 10, 2012. Owners may contact Ford at 1-866-436-7332.
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Date Announced
JUL 18, 2012
Vehicles Affected
9,320
Ford Recall #
12S35
NHTSA Campaign #
12V336000
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