1992 FORD Escort

These recalls apply to the make, model, and year of your car – and should be fixed as soon as possible.

3 Recalls for 1992 FORD Escort

Recall Date Component Summary
June 2, 1994 SUSPENSION:FRONT

THE OFFSET TOE ADJUSTING PIN CAN FRACTURE UNDER CONDITIONS SUCH AS TORSIONAL LOADS, FLEXING MOTION, IMPACT LOADS, AND OVERTORQUING.

Remedy:

DANA WILL PAY FOR REPLACEMENT AND LABOR COSTS OF THE ADJUSTMENT PIN WITHOUT CHARGE TO THE INSTALLING FACILITY AND THE VEHICLE OWNER. THESE PINS SHOULD BE REPLACED BY A FORD ORIGINAL EQUIPMENT PIN ASSEMBLY. OWNER OR INSTALLER INQUIRIES CONCERNING THIS RECALL CAMPAIGN SHOULD CONTACT DANA SERVICE CENTER AT 1-800-248-9606.

August 19, 1992 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

FATIGUE CRACKS CAN DEVELOP IN THE SOLDER JOINT BETWEEN THE FUEL RETURN TUBE AND THE FUEL PUMP SENDING UNIT LOCATED AT THE TOP OF THE FUEL TANK.

Remedy:

INSTALL A NEW FUEL PUMP SENDING ASSEMBLY.

July 13, 1992 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS:SWITCH

THE STOP LAMP SWITCHES COULD INTERMITTENTLY MALFUNCTION RESULTING IN THE STOP LAMPS NOT ILLUMINATING WHEN THE BRAKES ARE APPLIED.

Remedy:

REPLACE THE FAULTY STOP LAMP SWITCHES.

These are complaints about vehicles like yours and some can only be found here. Do they sound familiar?

4 Complaints sent to the Center for Auto Safety for 1992 FORD Escort

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184 Complaints submitted to NHTSA for 1992 FORD Escort

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Date Component  
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS:SWITCH
ODI Number: 509239
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:ANCHORAGE
ODI Number: 507863
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS
ODI Number: 507863
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:COOLING UNIT AND LINES
ODI Number: 509790
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 513676
STEERING:GEAR BOX:SHAFT SECTOR
ODI Number: 506628
SEAT BELTS | SEATS
ODI Number: 508837
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DRUM
ODI Number: 506463
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 506463
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY
ODI Number: 506463
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 505220
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ODI Number: 505220
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS
ODI Number: 513830
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:CRUISE CONTROL
ODI Number: 501142
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 489362
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 483968
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS:SWITCH
ODI Number: 503915
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 502785
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ODI Number: 504260
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 476560
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 476210
SEAT BELTS
ODI Number: 964200
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS
ODI Number: 479676
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 478018
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10280421
TIRES:SIDEWALL
ODI Number: 10234178
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10170093
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
ODI Number: 10165289
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION
ODI Number: 10154922
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10143393
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 10143063
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 10105007
SEAT BELTS | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10068870
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP
ODI Number: 10050201
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:INTERIOR/UNDER DASH
ODI Number: 10040363
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:INTERIOR/UNDER DASH | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM | EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC. | EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS | FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:STO
ODI Number: 10037446
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:INTERIOR/UNDER DASH
ODI Number: 10010123
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10007027
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH | FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY | SUSPENSION:FRONT:SPRINGS:TORSION BAR
ODI Number: 10001934
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 8019715
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP
ODI Number: 8006856
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 8005688
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP | FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:STORAGE:FUEL GAUGE SYSTEM
ODI Number: 8006375
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:ACCELERATOR PEDAL
ODI Number: 8003808
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ODI Number: 983602
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ODI Number: 983046
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ODI Number: 983514
SEAT BELTS
ODI Number: 983490
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ODI Number: 984347
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION
ODI Number: 982945
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:INTERIOR/UNDER DASH
ODI Number: 986563
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 986125
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ODI Number: 983266
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE | PARKING BRAKE:CONVENTIONAL:MECHANICAL:LINKAGE AND CABLE | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS | SUSPENSION:FRONT:WHEEL BEARING | TIRES | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 974850
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:INTERIOR/UNDER DASH
ODI Number: 978977
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR
ODI Number: 977912
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR
ODI Number: 973946
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 979237
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:CRUISE CONTROL
ODI Number: 978159
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 978159
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 976234
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING
ODI Number: 979888
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 979047
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 972444
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 971294
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 973091
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 969307
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 967927
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:BUCKLE ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 967052
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:MASTER CYLINDER
ODI Number: 968763
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:MASTER CYLINDER
ODI Number: 968763
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:MASTER CYLINDER
ODI Number: 968763
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 972949
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:CRUISE CONTROL
ODI Number: 962958
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:CABLES
ODI Number: 964180
STEERING: STEERING WHEEL/HANDLE BAR
ODI Number: 960068
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:CRUISE CONTROL
ODI Number: 965472
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 964607
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM
ODI Number: 962838
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH
ODI Number: 959970
SEAT BELTS
ODI Number: 964459
POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE:DIFFERENTIAL UNIT
ODI Number: 961755
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 961755
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:ACCELERATOR PEDAL
ODI Number: 959856
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:ALTERNATOR/GENERATOR/REGULATOR
ODI Number: 963536
STEERING: STEERING WHEEL/HANDLE BAR
ODI Number: 965207
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:FUEL INJECTION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 965207
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:ANCHORAGE
ODI Number: 965207
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:ACCELERATOR PEDAL
ODI Number: 965207
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:ACCELERATOR PEDAL
ODI Number: 965207
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:ANCHORAGE
ODI Number: 958628
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:BUCKLE ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 889672
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 891070
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR
ODI Number: 889542
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 872462
SEAT BELTS
ODI Number: 874457
TIRES
ODI Number: 874643
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY:FILLER PIPE AND CAP
ODI Number: 868630
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR
ODI Number: 864670
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 863178
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 858681
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:CRUISE CONTROL
ODI Number: 855604
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR
ODI Number: 851620
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:FRONT UNDERHOOD
ODI Number: 847584
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP | FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER
ODI Number: 847207
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:FUSES AND CIRCUIT BREAKERS
ODI Number: 843247
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 845603
VISIBILITY:GLASS, SIDE/REAR
ODI Number: 836779
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS | SEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 834978
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR
ODI Number: 835538
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ODI Number: 831643
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:ACCELERATOR PEDAL
ODI Number: 828738
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR
ODI Number: 828030
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 828680
SEAT BELTS
ODI Number: 829319
SEAT BELTS
ODI Number: 823071
SEAT BELTS
ODI Number: 825491
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING
ODI Number: 818834
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 816850
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS
ODI Number: 819384
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:ACCELERATOR PEDAL
ODI Number: 810264
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 815050
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 810474
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION
ODI Number: 809257
SEAT BELTS
ODI Number: 804172
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 809591
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 805224
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 806690
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ODI Number: 804765
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:LEVER AND LINKAGE:COLUMN SHIFT
ODI Number: 806261
VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES:INTERIOR
ODI Number: 806983
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:PADS | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DRUM:DR
ODI Number: 805457
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:LINKAGES
ODI Number: 800996
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP
ODI Number: 781846
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ODI Number: 802244
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ODI Number: 780122
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 750921
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC
ODI Number: 742308
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:MASTER CYLINDER
ODI Number: 740059
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 735141
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 734315
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION
ODI Number: 734212
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:INTERIOR/UNDER DASH
ODI Number: 723952
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 716713
SUSPENSION:REAR:SPRINGS:LEAF SPRING ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 713421
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 711198
SUSPENSION:REAR:SPRINGS:LEAF SPRING ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 709929
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 706790
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 706470
SEAT BELTS
ODI Number: 705761
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING: REAR COMPARTMENT/TRUNK
ODI Number: 704542
CHILD SEAT:TETHER: STRAP/WEBBING | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:FUSES AND CIRCUIT BREAKERS | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:INTERIOR/UNDER DASH | SEAT BELTS | STEERING:LINKAGES:TIE ROD ASSEMBLY | VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER/HVAC SYSTEM:WINDSHIELD:ELECTRICAL HEATI
ODI Number: 702954
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:ANCHORAGE
ODI Number: 701706
SUSPENSION:REAR:SPRINGS:LEAF SPRING ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 701327
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:POWER ASSIST:VACUUM
ODI Number: 605746
SUSPENSION:REAR
ODI Number: 604525
POWER TRAIN:CLUTCH ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 604525
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING | SEAT BELTS | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 567598
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR
ODI Number: 567598
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DRUM
ODI Number: 567598
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 555362
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 549877
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR
ODI Number: 543219
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP | FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 537566
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ODI Number: 537377
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 531779
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 531779
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 530101
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:ACCELERATOR PEDAL
ODI Number: 531481
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 527843
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION
ODI Number: 525255
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ODI Number: 524074
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ODI Number: 524074
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:HATCHBACK/LIFTGATE:LOCK
ODI Number: 524074
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS | EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TURN SIGNAL
ODI Number: 521567
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 518815
SEATS
ODI Number: 520020
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY:FILLER PIPE AND CAP
ODI Number: 518580
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:INTERIOR/UNDER DASH
ODI Number: 516403
VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER/HVAC SYSTEM:HEATER CORE
ODI Number: 516403
SEAT BELTS
ODI Number: 514330
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 515501
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ODI Number: 514551
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 480872
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1 Investigations for 1992 FORD Escort

Date Opened Date Closed Component  
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:LINKAGES
Manufacturers tell dealers about repairs for on your car. But they won’t tell you – unless you know to ask. Knowledge is power.

67 Service Alerts for 1992 FORD Escort

Date Description
September 2, 2002 125100 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS:SWITCH

LAMP-BRAKE-INVADVERTENT DISABLING OF BRAKE SHIFT INTERLOCK. *MJ

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March 17, 1997 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

BLOWER MOTOR- “CHIRPING” OR “SQUEAKING” FROM BLOWER MOTOR AT LOW SPEEDS. *JD

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May 3, 1999 061100 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE

FORD MOTOR COMPANY NOW RECOMMENDS SAE 5W-30 VISCOSITY GRADE FOR SERVICING ANY FORD GASOLINE-POWERED VEHICLE REGARDLESS OF MODEL YEAR. *TT

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June 12, 2000 150000 SEAT BELTS

THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES REVISED PASSIVE RESTRAINT SYSTEM INFORMATION CONTAINED IN THE WORKSHOP MANUAL AND THE ELECTRICAL AND VACCUM TROUBLESHOOTING MANUAL (EVTM). *TT

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January 10, 2000 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

INFORMATION REGARDING THE NEW TRANSMISSION COOLER FLUSHER- SERVICE TIP. *MJS

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April 13, 1998 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

A NEW SILICONE GASKET AND SEALANT. *YC

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April 13, 1998 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

EXPERIENCING A WHINING / BUZZING NOISE IN THE SPEAKERS OF THE ENTERTAINMENT RADIO OR TWO-WAY RADIO. *TT

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May 1, 1997 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

AUTHORIZED WARRANTY PART REPLACEMENT OF BRAKE PADS TO CORRECT EXCESSIVE BRAKE NOISE. *TW

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November 23, 1998 063100 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL

MASS AIR FLOW (MAF)- SENSOR CONTAMINATION- SERVICE TIP. *AK

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October 21, 1996 075000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:CARBURETOR SYSTEM

MASS AIR FLOW SENSOR – REPLACEMENT AS AN ASSEMBLY – SERVICE TIP. *TW

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October 21, 1996 131000 VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD

WINDSHIELD AND INTERIOR GLASS – FOG/FILM. *TW

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March 18, 1998 034500 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC

THE FRONT BRAKES MAY HAVE A PERSISTENT SQUEAL DURING BRAKING AT SPEEDS BELOW 56 KM/H (35 MPH). *TT

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March 18, 1998 034000 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS

A KNOCKING NOISE PROPORTIONAL TO WHEEL ROTATION MAY BE HEARD FROM THE FRONT BRAKES DURING GENTLE BRAKING. *TT

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November 10, 1997 113000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:STARTER ASSEMBLY

VEHICLES EXHIBITING A “SQUEAKING” OR “CHIRPING” FROM THE BLOWER MOTOR AT LOW BLOWER MOTOR SPEEDS. *YC

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March 3, 1997 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

FLUID- TRANSMISSION FLUID USAGE CHARTS. *JD

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September 2, 2002 032100 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:SWITCHES:BRAKE LIGHT

LAMP-BRAKE-INVADVERTENT DISABLING OF BRAKE SHIFT INTERLOCK. *MJ

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October 1, 1999 034000 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT GRINDING NOISES, OR GREATER THAN NORMAL BRAKE ROUGHNESS WHEN APPLYING THE BRAKES IMMEDIATELY AFTER INSTALLING MOTORCRAFT BR-18 FRONT BRAKE PAD. *TT

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March 17, 1997 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

FUEL ECONOMY- CUSTOMER EXPECTATIONS VERSUS VEHICLE USAGE. *JD

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July 1, 1999 150000 SEAT BELTS

ENGINEERING IS REVIEWING PASSIVE RESTRAINT (MOTORIZED SEATBELT) SYSTEMS IN CERTAIN VEHICLES. *TT

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May 1, 1995 116000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION

VEHICLES MAY HAVE A DISCONNECT OF THE IGNITION CONTROL MODULE (ICM) CONNECTOR OR MOISTURE BUILDUP WITHIN THE CONNECTOR. *TW

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June 14, 1999 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

EXPERIENCING A WHINE / BUZZ TYPE NOISE IN THE SPEAKERS OF THE ENTERTAINMENT RADIO OR TWO-WAY RADIO ON VEHICLES WITH AN IN-TANK ELECTRIC FUEL PUMP. *TT

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March 30, 1998 063000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

INFORMATION ON A BUZZING OR RATTLE NOISE FROM THE EXHAUST SYSTEM. *TT

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December 1, 1994 090000 FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER

FUEL GAUGE ALWAYS READS FULL. *TW

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March 1, 1995 011000 STEERING: STEERING WHEEL/HANDLE BAR

UNKNOWN

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March 1, 1995 034500 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC

UNKNOWN

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March 1, 1995 063000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

UNKNOWN

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March 1, 1995 116000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION

UNKNOWN

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March 1, 1995 138800 VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER/HVAC SYSTEM:FAN/MOTOR

UNKNOWN

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March 1, 1995 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

UNKNOWN

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January 21, 2002 061100 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE

SOME ENGINE ASSEMBLIES WITH ALUMINUM CYLINDER HEADS REPAIRED IN-VEHILE HAVE BEEN FOUND TO LEAK COOLANT AND/OR OIL FROM THE CYLINDER HEAD GASKET AREA. *TT

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September 17, 2001 103800 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:PARK/NEUTRAL START INTERLOCK SWITCH

BRAKE SHIFT INTERLOCK.*JB

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March 2, 1998 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

ANNOUNCING THE FORD OEM AIR CONDITIONING RETROFIT KIT AVAILABILITY. *YC

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February 3, 1997 034520 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:PADS

BRAKES- FRONT BRAKE “SQUEAL” BELOW 56 KM/H (35 MPH)- VEHICLE WITH 14 INCH WHEELS. *JD

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August 1, 1998 061100 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT BRIEF SPARK KNOCK ON ACCELERATION DURING HOT WEATHER ONCE THE ENGINE HAS THOROUGHLY WARMED UP. *TT

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August 1, 1995 162000 STRUCTURE:BODY

DOOR-GLOVE COMPARTMENT-IMPROVED LOCK ASSEMBLY AVAILABLE-PROBES THROUGH 7/1/94 AND ESCORT/TRACERS BUILT THROUGH 9/6/94 *SD

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July 26, 1999 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

INFORMATION ON THE NEW FLUSH AND FILL TOOL AVAILABLE THROUGH ROTUNDA. *TT

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March 1, 1995 116000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION

IGNITION LOCK CYLINDER MAY STCK OR BIND WHEN THE DRIVER TRIES TO ROTATE THE KEY. *TW

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April 1, 1995 011000 STEERING: STEERING WHEEL/HANDLE BAR

STEERING WHEEL SHAKE/VIBRATION AT IDLE WITH TRANSMISSION IN GEAR. *TW

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November 18, 1996 103700 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:TORQUE CONVERTER

TORQUE CONVERTER – LEAK TEST PROCEDURE – SERVICE TIP. *TW

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August 6, 2001 138600 VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER/HVAC SYSTEM:HEATER CORE

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT HEATER CORE LEAKS. *SLC

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October 18, 1999 114000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING

SUBJECT ON A WIRE HARNESS TERMINAL REPAIR KIT AVAILABLE FOR REPAIRING ELECTRICAL WIRING HARNESSES. *TT

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April 13, 1998 190000 TIRES

INFORMATION ON TIRE COMPANY TELEPHONE NUMBERS FOR CUSTOMER ASSISTANCE. *YC

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July 1, 1999 151100 SEAT BELTS:FRONT:ANCHORAGE

BRIEF INFORMATION ON PASSIVE RESTRAINT (MOTORIZED SEATBELT) SYSTEMS. *TT

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July 1, 1995 062100 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:RADIATOR ASSEMBLY

TEMPERATURE GAUGE – FLUCTUATING AND /OR INACCURATE HIGH READINGS. *SD

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April 1, 1995 061100 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE

A REVISED SERVICE WINDSHIELD WIPER MOTOR IS NOW AVAILABLE. *TW

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April 1, 1995 136200 VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER:MOTOR

A REVISED SERVICE WINDSHIELD WIPER MOTOR IS NOW AVAILABLE. *TW

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January 23, 1997 034520 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:PADS

FRONT BRAKE SQUEAL/NOISE DURING LIGHT BRAKIE APPLICATIONS BELOW 35 MPH, REPLACE THE PADS/SHIMS KIT. *JD

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January 23, 1997 034520 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:PADS

FRONT BRAKE SQUEAL/NOISE DURING LIGHT BRAKE APPLICATIONS BELOW 35 MPH, REPLACE THE PADS/SHIMS KIT. *JD

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October 25, 1996 102000 POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION

INFORMATION ON AODE/4R7W TRANSMISSION MAIN CONTROL & CASE REPLACEMENT. *TT

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February 1, 1995 136200 VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER:MOTOR

WIPER MOTOR REPLACEMENT – UPGRADED SERVICE KITS. *TW

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April 27, 1998 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

INFORMATION ON A NEW TRANSMISSION FLUID USAGE CHART. *YC

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June 1, 1995 011000 STEERING: STEERING WHEEL/HANDLE BAR

STEERING WHEEL SHAKE AT IDLE. *TW

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August 6, 2001 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

INFORMATION REGARDING TRANSMISSION FLUID USAGE CHARTS. *SLC

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June 1, 2001 022000 SUSPENSION:REAR

SOME VEHICLES PRODUCED THROUGH JULY 1999 MAY EXHIBIT REAR SUSPENSION SPRING FAILURE WITH NO RESULTING OPERATIONAL CONCERN. *TT

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June 28, 1999 125000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS

CONDITIONS WITH THE BRAKE LAMPS INADVERTENTLY DISABLING THE BRAKE SHIFT INTERLOCK. *TT

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December 7, 1998 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

FORD MOTOR COMPANY HAS RELEASED A NEW ELECTRICAL GREASE ( F8AZ – 19G208-AA ) TO REDUCE THE POSSIBILITY OF MOISTURE CORROSION AT THE TERMINALS. *YC

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October 1, 2001 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

THIS ARITLCE IS TO PROVIDE INFORMATION ON REPLACEMENT OF OLD STYLE HOOD LAMP SWITCH TO THE RVISED MECHANICAL HOOD LAMP SWITCH. *TT

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October 1, 1995 036000 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP

THE USE OF PETROLEUM-BASED GREASE AS A LUBRICANT IN SERVICING DISC BRAKES IS NO LONGER ACCEPTABLE BECAUSE IT MAY BE INCOMPATIBLE WITH THE RUBBER MATERIAL USED IN THE DISC BRAKE SYSTEM. IF PETROLEUM-BASED GREASE IS USED TO LUBRICATE ANY PAR

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November 18, 1996 114000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING

WIRING – ELECTRICAL DIODE IDENTIFICATION AND SERVICE REPLACEMENTS. *TW

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October 14, 2002 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

CLIMATE CONTROL A/C SERVICE TECH TIPS. *EH

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March 1, 1995 138800 VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER/HVAC SYSTEM:FAN/MOTOR

BLOWER MOTOR – LOW SPEED TICKING NOISE. *TW

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March 1, 1995 034500 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC

ROUGHNESS CONCERN DURING BRAKE APPLICATION. *TW

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March 18, 1998 354600 EQUIPMENT:MECHANICAL:WRECKER AND WHEEL LIFT DEVICES

RECOMMENDED GUIDELINES FOR TOWING BEHIND RECREATIONAL VEHICLES. *TT

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December 16, 1996 103700 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:TORQUE CONVERTER

TRANSAXLE – TORQUE CONVERTER REPLACEMENT GUIDELINES AND TORQUE CONVERTER/TRANSAXLE COOLING SYSTEM CLEANING PROCEDURES – SERVICE TIP. *TW

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November 1, 1994 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

VEHICLES MAY HAVE A HARSH 1-2 OR 2-3 SHIFT. *TW

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November 1, 1994 034500 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC

FRONT AND REAR BRAKE NOISE. *TW

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June 1, 1995 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

UNKNOWN

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