Passenger car - Kuga PHEV - Ford


Risk Type: Fire Internal or charging fault could cause the High Voltage (HV) battery pack to vent hot gas. As such gases have not been routed away from other components, they will cause them to exceed their designed working temperatures. Overheating of components such as the fuel tank and fuel lines will increase the risk of the vehicle catching fire. /

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The risk concerns products

Product: Passenger car

Name: Kuga PHEV

Type of alert: Consumer products

Category: Motor vehicles

Brand: Ford

Type / number of model: e13*2007/46*2188*02

Description: Kuga Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicle (PHEV), fitted with a Hight Voltage (HV) battery pack.

Country Of Origin: Spain

Alert submitted by: United Kingdom

Recommendations for consumers

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Recall of the product from end users

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United Kingdom



Source of the alert

RAPEX - Weekly overview reports of Rapid Alert System notifications, published free of charge in English on ec.europa.eu / consumers / rapid-alert-system, © European Union, 2005 – 2020

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