The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) confirmed that Ford Motor Company (Ford) has issued a recall for model year 2013-2014 Ford Escape vehicles manufactured from October 5, 2011, through April 10, 2014. According to the NHTSA, the Ford Escape recall was issued because these vehicles may have doors that are difficult to close or that may open while the vehicle is driving. The problems with the doors is caused by a misalignment between the exterior door handle and the door’s outer panel.
If you or someone you know has a Ford Escape they should contact their Ford dealership immediately to determine whether the recall applies to his or her vehicle.
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