Ford Motor Company has made an announcement that it would recall around 730 units of the recently launched all-new 2015 Ford Mustang in North America over a potential fuel line leak. A fuel pressure sensor, which is part of the fuel supply tube assembly, may have been installed incorrectly, potentially resulting in a pressurized fuel leak. A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source may result in a fire.
So far, more than 20,000 new units of the 2015 Msutang have been built and shipped to dealers across the United States and Canada, with preparations for export to Europe and Asia now under way. Affected vehicles include certain 2015 Ford Mustangs equipped with 2.3-liter engines built at Flat Rock Assembly Plant between Sept. 25, 2014 to Oct. 9, 2014. Ford is aware of 712 vehicles in the United States and federalized territories and 16 in Canada. These totals are as of Dec. 3, 2014. However, the company is not aware of any fires, accidents or injuries related to this condition. Ford Dealers will replace the fuel supply tube assembly at no cost to the customer.
Flat Rock Assembly Plant in Flat Rock, Michigan, where Mustang is produced, is working in high gear to deliver enough 2015 Ford Mustangs to meet voracious demand from driving enthusiasts. The all-new supercar is also expected to make its way to India as ford the first time in the history of Mustang, the right-hand-drive configuration are also developed by the company, specifically for India, middle-east countries and several European markets. New Ford Mustang is offered with three different engine options - 5.0L V8 motor in Mustang GT, 3.7L V6 Ti-VCT engine and an all-new turbocharged I-4 EcoBoost engine.