Ford Recalls 435K Vehicles


Published 04/08 2014 07:25AM

Updated 04/08 2014 07:28AM

Ford has announced two recalls affecting about 435,000 vehicles.

The bigger recall impacts about 386,000 Escape SUVs built between 2001 and 2004.

The automaker says there may be a a corrosion issue with the vehicle that could lead to diminished steering control.

The second recall affects nearly 49,000 Ford Fusions, Escapes, C-Maxs, and Lincoln MKZs.

The company says those vehicles have seat back frames that don't conform to safety standards, increasing the risk of injury.

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