440K vehicles recalled by Ford for fire risk, door latch trouble.

Ford, an American multinational auto Company is recalling more than 440,000 vehicles in North America to fix problems that can cause engine fires and doors to open unexpectedly.

The company says engines can overheat, causing the cylinder head to crack and leak oil that can catch fire. Ford has 29 reports of fires, but no injuries.

21,854 of the affected vehicles are in Canada.