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Ford called to 600,000 Fusion in the United STATES by a belt failure

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As we all know a car’s safety is a fundamental part of the car brands. All work so their cars are each time more safe for the drivers, passengers and others viandantes. When this fails the manufacturers made calls to review to address these problems. Ford is that has had that make a call to review in these days by problems in them belts of safety of its Fusion and Lincoln MKZ (are the same car basically).

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) Ford called to review 602.739 the Fusion units manufactured between the years 2013 to 2016 and Lincoln MKZ manufactured between the years 2013 to 2015. Both models have been manufactured in the plant that the signing of the blue oval has in Mexico, and according to the part of the call to review in case of accident the safety belt pretensioners could not activated due to a failure in the system.

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According to Ford cable providing voltage to the sealing elements not to endure high temperatures and could therefore be released. Of this form the system pyrotechnic of them belts (carry a small load explosive to active the system) not jump and therefore would make that them belts not functioning with the consequent danger of death and injuries for them occupants of the car.

Ford customers they will be called to pass through the workshop to conduct a review to the belts of their cars in January of next year. Meanwhile asked the firm has clients that carried the belt as taut as possible on your body since it is the best way that your tour before an impact is the minimum. Today there are only two incidents and two people were injured by this situation, so Ford is quickly working to fix the problem as soon as possible.

By now this only affects review call to units sold in the United States, although it is not surprising that end up reaching more countries since both models are sold in a number of markets higher.

Source – National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)

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