2012 Ford Transit Connect

Reliability


$7,970 - $8,482

2012 Ford Transit Connect Reliability Ratings

Our reliability score is based on the J.D. Power and Associates Vehicle Dependability Study (VDS) rating or, if unavailable, the J.D. Power Predicted Reliability rating.

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2012 Ford Transit Connect Recalls

There have been 1 safety recalls issued from NHTSA.

VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER Recall Date: 07/30/2012
  • Summary: Ford Motor Company is recalling certain model year 2011-2012 Transit Connect vehicles. The wiper arms may not be adequately riveted resulting in incomplete or inconsistent clearing of the windshield and possible detachment of the wiper arm.
  • Potential Number of Units Affected: 16,330
  • Consequence: If the wiper arm detaches, the windshield wiper will fail and the driver's visibility may be reduced, increasing the risk of a crash.
  • Remedy: Ford will notify owners, and dealers will replace the driver and passenger side wiper arm and blade assemblies, free of charge. The safety recall is expected to begin on, or before, August 13, 2012. Owners may contact Ford at 1-866-436-7332.
  • Notes: Ford's recall campaign number is 12S36. Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.
  • NHTSA Campaign ID: 12V374000

2012 Ford Transit Connect Warranty

Ford backs the Transit Connect with a three-year/36,000-mile bumper-to-bumper warranty and a five-year/60,000-mile powertrain warranty. By comparison, the Chevy Express’ powertrain warranty is 40,000 miles longer, though its bumper-to-bumper warranty is the same.

Warranty information last updated: 9/22/15

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