Just when we thought the Blue Oval was getting it right.
Afterreceiving rave reviews and with enthusiastic buyers awaiting deliveries oftheir all-new 2015 Mustang, Ford has just issued a small, but nevertheless,ultra-embarrassing, recall order for the new pony car. The recall affects 53cars in North America, hardly a GM-sized blunder but still anawkward start for the brand new model. According to the automaker, thepassenger safety belt's buckle tension sensor has been improperly calibrated, amishap that could lead to improper deployment of the airbag.
In a statement released by the company, Ford said that it wasn't awareof any accidents or injuries caused by this flaw. The affected cars, built atthe Flat Rock Assembly plant in Michigan, will be repaired by dealers free ofcharge.