Ford Credit announced that it would offer relief to customers affected the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak.
Ford Credit is the automaker’s captive-lending arm, arranging financing for customers who buy or lease Ford vehicles from dealers.
Ford Credit encouraged stressed customers to contact the company to discuss payment delays.
Ford Credit also said that buyers of new vehicles could choose to delay the first payment for up to 90 days.
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Ford Credit, the automaker’s captive-lending arm, announced on Monday that it would extend support to customers affected by the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak.
“Ford is committed to lending a hand to the people who rely on us,” Mark LaNeve, Ford’s vice president of marketing, sales and service, said in a statement.
“The peace of mind of our Ford and Lincoln customers is our top priority as we work through the developments of this outbreak.”
Placing the decision in the context of prior efforts to help customers at times of local and national disasters, Ford directed customers to their “Account Manager profile either online at accountmanager.ford.com or through the FordPass app” maintained by the company.
Customers were also directed to “visit fordcreditsupport.com or call a special hotline – 1-800-723-4016 – to discuss …read more
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