How to Claim the Ford Latch Recall

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How to Claim the Ford Latch Recall

It can be complex to find out if your Ford is one of the vehicles involved in the Ford latch recall. Only lets you check if your car is being recalled by using the VIN .

Otherwise, when food is recalled like Tyson chicken, Hot Pockets, or even dog food, it can be hard to find if you are even included. Likewise, medicine and medical devices like Metformin or Philips CPAP are often recalled, but it can be challenging to determine if you qualify.

DoNotPay makes it easy to determine if your sunscreen has been recalled, whether it's Neutrogena sunscreen or some other brand. We can even help you search for recall by state like California or by brand like Peloton .

This guide will tell you why the Ford latch was recalled, how you can determine if your Ford is part of the recall and how DoNotPay can make finding out a snap.

How Do I Make a Claim for the Ford Latch Recall

Owners can inspect the latches on their vehicles themselves and submit the latch date codes online to see if they need to be replaced. Owners can also bring their vehicles to a dealer, where the latches will be inspected.

Ford will replace defective latches free of charge. Ford owners can contact Ford customer service at 866 -436-7332 or check the NHTSA recalls website to see if their vehicle is involved in the recall.

There are problems with this plan. Having customers inspect their own latches seems like a perfect way for Ford to claim you caused the damage. If you take the car to the dealership, you have to make a trip, possibly for nothing.

There 's no timetable on when Ford will replace the latch or information about what part of the cost Ford will be responsible for.

What Happened With the Ford Latch Recall?

The issue arises when a part in the door latch breaks, making it difficult to latch shut, leading the people in the car to think the door is shut when it is not. This can lead to a door opening while the car is being driven.

Who is Eligible for the Ford Latch Recall?

Affected vehicles include:


Fiesta2011 2012 2013 2014





C-Max2012 2013






Transit Connect2013


Lincoln MKZ2013



Do I immediately get a recall if I report my product?

Ford has issued a recall for nearly 2.2 million vehicles in the U.S. from model years 2011 to 2016. With millions of vehicles from cars to vans getting recalled, not only will it be difficult to figure out if your vehicle is being recalled, it will be equally difficult to claim the recall.

That 's why you need DoNotPay. They will effortlessly track down if your door latch is being recalled and help you claim the recall promptly.

How to claim refunds, repairs, or replacements for recalled products using DoNotPay:

Through our Product Recalls product, all you have to do is tell us about the product you purchased and provide receipts/other evidence, and we 'll contact the company on your behalf. Whether you're looking for a refund, repair, or replacement for your product, DoNotPay can make sure that your request gets delivered to the right people.

How the Product Recall Claims product works:

  1. Tell us about your purchase, including the product name, brand, store you purchased the item from, price, and date of purchase. If you purchased the item online, enter your transaction details and payment method as well.


  2. Tell us how you found out about the recall.


  3. Choose whether you want a refund, repair, or replacement.


  4. Upload photographic evidence of your purchase and the product if you still have it.


  5. Choose whether you have the capacity to return the item or not.


And that's it! DoNotPay will send your recall request to the manufacturing company on your behalf, asking for a refund, repair, or replacement. You should hear back from the company directly with confirmation on how the refund/replacement will be issued or the next steps to get the item repaired.

How to schedule car dealership appointments to repair recalled vehicles using DoNotPay:

If your vehicle has been recalled, you 're entitled to a free repair! Regardless of whether it's a used or new car, you can use the DoNotPay Car Recall Repair product to schedule an appointment at your local car dealership and get your vehicle repaired.

Why Use DoNotPay to Claim Your Ford latch Recall

DoNotPay takes all the hassle out of getting your recall.

  1. It 's fast: With millions of cars getting recalled, we 'll find if yours is recalled.
  2. It 's easy: We deal with the dealer, so you don 't have to.
  3. We 're successful: We've helped thousands claim their recalls so that you can count on our expertise.

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DoNotPay can't just help you with your Ford latch recall; they can help with various other problems such as:

And so much more. Why wait? Use DoNotPay today and claim your Ford latch recall quickly and easily.

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