2013 Ford C-Max Hybrid recalled over lack of roof padding

Report Receipt Date: JUL 10, 2013 NHTSA Campaign Number: 13V303000 Component(s): STRUCTURE
Potential Number of Units Affected: 33,021
Vehicle Make Model Model Year(s): 2013 FORD C-MAX HYBRID Manufacturer: Ford Motor Company
SUMMARY: Ford Motor Company is recalling certain model year 2013 C-Max hybrid vehicles, without panoramic roofs, that were manufactured January 19, 2012, through June 25, 2013. During vehicle testing, the vehicle exceeded a head injury criteria requirement set by the standard. Thus, these vehicles fail to conform to Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 201, "Occupant Protection in Interior Impact."
CONSEQUENCE: In the event of a crash, an occupant could be at an increased risk of an injury.
REMEDY: Ford will notify owners, and dealers will install energy absorbers between the headliner and the roof. The recall is expected to begin August 19, 2013. Owners may contact the Ford customer relationship center at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's recall number is 13C02.
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