Motoring Reporter
1 minute read
15 Jan 2019
11:57 am

Ford cautions some of its vehicles may have clutch snags

Motoring Reporter

The clutch problems may cause the vehicles to overheat. 

The UK plans for a total of 1,150 job losses at Ford's engine plant in Wales. GETTY/AFP/File/JUSTIN SULLIVAN

Ford has asked owners of the Ford Focus, Kuga, Transit Connect, and Tourneo Connect to complete a diagnostic test on their clutches.

According to eNCA, the above-mentioned cars have clutch issues which may cause the vehicles to overheat.

eNCA further states the company has been quick to deny this was a recall saying it was just a precautionary measure to detect any evidence of clutch slippage.

The good news is that Ford says the affected cars are still safe to drive.

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