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2012 Ford Explorer recall 15S11

Ford Recall 15S11: Interior Door Handle Return Spring May Unseat

2012 Ford Explorer

If the interior door handle return spring is unseated, the door may unlatch in the event of a side impact crash, increasing the risk of personal injury.

Structure — Body — Door

Summary
Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain model year 2011-2013 Explorer vehicles. In the affected vehicles, the interior door handle return spring may unseat, resulting in interior door handle that does not return to the fully stowed position after actuation.
Actions
Ford will notify owners, and dealers will inspect all four of the interior door handles and either repair or replace them, free of charge. The recall began on July 23, 2015. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 15S11.
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Date Announced
MAR 24, 2015
Vehicles Affected
194,484
Ford Recall #
15S11
NHTSA Campaign #
15V171000
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