How to Claim the Ford Transmission Recall
Trying to find out if your Ford transmission has been recalled isn't as easy as it should be. DoNotPay makes it easy to find the recall by using the VIN, but companies often don't do that.
It can be scary when products are recalled, whether they're health and medical products like Neutrogena sunscreen, Metformin, or Philips CPAP machine. Or when food is recalled like Tyson chicken, Hot Pockets, you want to know why the recall took place and if you're in danger.
Sometimes states like California will recall available products like dog food or sunscreen, and you won't know why. Or brand-name products like Peloton bikes, and you don't know if your bike is included.
This guide will explain how to find recalls, how to claim them yourself, and why it's easier to rely on DoNotPay to claim your quickly and easily.
How Do I Make a Claim for the Ford Transmission Recall
"This action affects 192,080 vehicles in the U.S. and federal territories and 12,629 in Canada. Dealers will replace the under-hood shifter bushing and add a protective cap over the shifter cable bushing. Customer notifications will begin the week of June 28. The Ford reference number for this recall is 21S24."
There are problems with this plan. First, it can be challenging to find time to take your car to a dealer, and it's difficult to tell if your vehicle qualifies for the .
Furthermore, there's no timetable here on when Ford will reimburse people for any damage that may have been caused by the transmission or by the word that needs to be done by the dealer.
What Happened With the Ford Transmission Recall?
"In affected vehicles, the bushing that attaches the shifter cable to the transmission may degrade or detach. A damaged or missing bushing could prevent the shifter from moving the transmission to the intended gear position.
This could allow the driver to move the gear shift lever to park, turn the vehicle off, and exit the car with no instrument panel warning message or warning chime indicating the vehicle is not secured in park."
Who is Eligible for the Ford Transmission Recall?
Selected 2013-2021 Ford Transit Connect vehicles with a 2.5-liter engine and 6F35 transmission.
Do I Immediately Get a Recall if I Report My Product?
Ford has put much of the timing of the recall on local dealers. And with hundreds of thousands of cars being recalled, it's unlikely to be taken care of promptly.
That's why you need DoNotPay. They will effortlessly track down if your car 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:
- 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.
- Tell us how you found out about the recall.
- Choose whether you want a refund, repair, or replacement.
- Upload photographic evidence of your purchase and the product if you still have it.
- 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 and how the refund/replacement will be issued, or the next steps in getting 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.
How the Car Recall Repair product works:
- Enter your vehicle information, including the make, model, and year.
- Tell us about the recall and which part of the vehicle is impacted.
- Enter the car dealership you want to visit or let us contact the closest one near you.
- Enter the ideal date(s) and time(s) you want to schedule your appointment for.
- Enter your Vehicle Identification Number.
And that's it! DoNotPay will contact your local dealership to request an appointment and ask for your vehicle to be repaired for free.
Why Use DoNotPay to Claim Your Ford Transmission Recall?
DoNotPay takes all the hassle out of getting your recall.
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DoNotPay can't just help you with your Ford transmission recall; they can help with various other problems such as:
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And so much more. Why wait? Use DoNotPay today and claim your Ford transmission recall quickly and easily.