1993 MERCURY Cougar

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

3 Recalls for 1993 MERCURY Cougar

Recall Date Component Summary
September 22, 1997 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS | FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS

VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES ORIGINALLY SOLD OR CURRENTLY REGISTERED IN THE STATES OF CONNECTICUT, DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, DELAWARE, IOWA, ILLINOIS, INDIANA, KENTUCKY, MASSACHUSETTS, MARYLAND, MAINE, MICHIGAN, MINNESOTA, MISSOURI, NEW HAMPSHIRE, NEW JERSEY, NEW YORK, OHIO, PENNSYLVANIA, RHODE ISLAND, VERMONT, WISCONSIN, AND WEST VIRGINIA. MOVEMENT OF THE FUEL LINES CAUSES THE NYLON FUEL LINE JUMPER TO CHAFE AGAINST THE FLOOR PAN. THIS WEAR CAN CAUSE A PIN HOLE IN THE FUEL LINE RESULTING IN FUEL LEAKAGE.

Remedy:

DEALERS WILL INSTALL A PLASTIC CONVOLUTE COVERING AROUND THE FUEL LINES. IF THE LINES SHOW A LEAK, THE LINES WILL BE REPLACED FIRST.

April 25, 1996 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION

THE IGNITION SWITCH COULD EXPERIENCE AN INTERNAL SHORT CIRCUIT.

Remedy:

DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE IGNITION SWITCH.

October 12, 1999 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:SWITCH

VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH FOG LIGHTS, IN WHICH THE HEADLIGHTS MAY GO OUT FOR VARIOUS INTERVALS AND WHICH MAY BE PRECEDED BY FLICKERING OR BLINKING AS A RESULT OF THE CIRCUIT BREAKER OPENING.

Remedy:

DEALERS WILL INSTALL A HEADLIGHT SWITCH WHICH INCORPORATES A CIRCUIT BREAKER OF REVISED DESIGN, AND INSTALL A WIRING HARNESS CONNECTOR, IF NEEDED.

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5 Complaints sent to the Center for Auto Safety for 1993 MERCURY Cougar

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engine

199 Complaints submitted to NHTSA for 1993 MERCURY Cougar

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Date Component  
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | TIRES
ODI Number: 507491
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR
ODI Number: 491003
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC
ODI Number: 486351
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:PADS
ODI Number: 479072
EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER
ODI Number: 479072
STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST:PUMP
ODI Number: 837000
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR
ODI Number: 478109
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:MASTER CYLINDER
ODI Number: 478042
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:SWITCH
ODI Number: 737100
EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 11040983
EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 10548708
EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 10432893
SEAT BELTS
ODI Number: 10254848
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:SWITCH
ODI Number: 10203174
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS
ODI Number: 10186204
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
ODI Number: 10178278
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:SWITCH
ODI Number: 10167166
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS
ODI Number: 10142033
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
ODI Number: 10103667
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 10064599
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10056961
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10058740
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:MANIFOLD/HEADER/MUFFLER/TAIL PIPE
ODI Number: 10055564
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 10047283
STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR:HINGE AND ATTACHMENTS
ODI Number: 10021545
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 10013863
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10016129
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:SWITCH
ODI Number: 10014413
STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
ODI Number: 10009455
SEAT BELTS:FRONT | STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
ODI Number: 10009453
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 10002522
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 10002225
SEAT BELTS
ODI Number: 8021597
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 9000723
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM
ODI Number: 8021688
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:RADIATOR ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 8021687
SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:WHEEL SPEED SENSOR
ODI Number: 8021686
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 8017773
SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 8010178
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 8002312
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 8004368
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:SWITCH
ODI Number: 8003610
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 8006608
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:WARNING LIGHT/DEVICES
ODI Number: 8004806
SEAT BELTS
ODI Number: 8004804
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY:FILLER PIPE AND CAP
ODI Number: 8004803
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR
ODI Number: 984815
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR
ODI Number: 982377
STEERING: STEERING WHEEL/HANDLE BAR | STEERING: STEERING WHEEL/HANDLE BAR
ODI Number: 983754
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS
ODI Number: 974826
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC
ODI Number: 979315
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 974650
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:FRONT UNDERHOOD
ODI Number: 970579
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR
ODI Number: 962420
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR
ODI Number: 962871
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:INTERIOR/UNDER DASH
ODI Number: 899823
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
ODI Number: 958179
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 959029
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 958875
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 897479
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 890454
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 889638
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 889076
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 888709
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 886686
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 888886
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 888846
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 888409
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 889521
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 881725
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 878827
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 878745
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 877970
EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER | SEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR
ODI Number: 880670
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 877130
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 875059
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 874181
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM
ODI Number: 876550
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 876502
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 874901
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 863556
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 861597
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 860116
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
ODI Number: 853652
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
ODI Number: 854755
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 858475
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:FUSES AND CIRCUIT BREAKERS
ODI Number: 858576
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:INTERIOR/UNDER DASH | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 850453
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL | POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:COOLING UNIT AND LINES | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS
ODI Number: 851180
STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR:HINGE AND ATTACHMENTS
ODI Number: 849128
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC
ODI Number: 837784
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 836559
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BACK UP LIGHTS
ODI Number: 838014
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:RADIATOR ASSEMBLY | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 833356
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
ODI Number: 831650
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 832927
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR
ODI Number: 828664
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:MANIFOLD/HEADER/MUFFLER/TAIL PIPE
ODI Number: 831808
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:RADIATOR ASSEMBLY | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 831080
SUSPENSION:FRONT
ODI Number: 831709
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE | SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 825626
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
ODI Number: 822226
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS:SWITCH
ODI Number: 822874
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS
ODI Number: 820308
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 819907
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER
ODI Number: 819902
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
ODI Number: 821038
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY
ODI Number: 819525
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 819461
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING
ODI Number: 821443
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS
ODI Number: 820069
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR
ODI Number: 818109
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS
ODI Number: 821372
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS
ODI Number: 814671
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR
ODI Number: 810860
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR
ODI Number: 808762
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR
ODI Number: 801179
SUSPENSION:FRONT
ODI Number: 801078
EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 783639
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM
ODI Number: 763617
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 762296
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 760480
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 759385
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 757382
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE | EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS | STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR | UNKNOWN OR OTHER | WHEELS:HUBCAP/COVER
ODI Number: 756460
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 756915
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 749735
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:RADIATOR ASSEMBLY | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 747280
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 747413
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 746399
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 745526
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY
ODI Number: 744365
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 744324
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 742291
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 741325
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 740669
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 740451
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 740578
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM
ODI Number: 740544
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 739466
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM
ODI Number: 739265
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 738813
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 738551
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 738911
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 738444
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 739073
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 737728
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 737101
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 733649
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 733532
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 732482
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 731688
STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
ODI Number: 731648
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
ODI Number: 731646
TIRES
ODI Number: 729762
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 728380
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 728780
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 726341
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY
ODI Number: 725478
STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR:HINGE AND ATTACHMENTS
ODI Number: 725197
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 725012
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 724924
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 723547
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 723711
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE | EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
ODI Number: 724126
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 723915
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 722118
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 722098
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 721414
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC
ODI Number: 721015
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 721321
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 719871
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 719971
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 720086
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 720084
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 720083
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 718467
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 712909
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:ANCHORAGE | STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR:HINGE AND ATTACHMENTS
ODI Number: 706760
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 704547
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 704592
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 702875
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 702947
SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:DISC:ROTOR
ODI Number: 604433
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 560580
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 559627
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 560239
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS
ODI Number: 557528
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 556864
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:RADIATOR ASSEMBLY | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL
ODI Number: 551995
CHILD SEAT:HANDLE (INFANT)
ODI Number: 548060
EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR
ODI Number: 546689
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 536877
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 536969
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
ODI Number: 531303
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:CONCEALMENT DEVICES
ODI Number: 530953
POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 528840
VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS
ODI Number: 519085
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR
ODI Number: 514807
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2 Investigations for 1993 MERCURY Cougar

Date Opened Date Closed Component  
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS
EXTERIOR LIGHTING
Manufacturers tell dealers about repairs for on your car. But they won’t tell you – unless you know to ask. Knowledge is power.

71 Service Alerts for 1993 MERCURY Cougar

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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March 17, 1997 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

FUEL ECONOMY- CUSTOMER EXPECTATIONS VERSUS VEHICLE USAGE. *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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December 1, 1998 121200 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:SWITCH

SOME VEHICLES MAY REQUIRE HEADLAMP SWITCH (11654) REPLACEMENT DURING A NORMAL SERVICE VISIT. *TT

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November 13, 2000 103600 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:COOLING UNIT AND LINES

SUBJECT REGARDING CONTAMINATION FROM PRIOR TRANSMISSION CONCERNS OR EXCESS WEAR MAY BE TRAPPED IN THE TRANSMISSION FLUID COOLING SYSTEM. *TT

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November 1, 1998 136000 VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER

SOME VEHICLES WITH NON-FUNCTIONAL WINDSHIELD WIPERS MAY REQUIRE WIPER MOTOR REPLACEMENT. *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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March 2, 1998 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

ANNOUNCING THE FORD OEM AIR CONDITIONING RETROFIT KIT AVAILABILITY. *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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April 27, 1998 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

INFORMATION ON A NEW TRANSMISSION FLUID USAGE CHART. *YC

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February 17, 1997 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

BLOWER MOTOR- “CHIRP” OR “SQUEAK” FROM BLOWER MOTOR AT LOW SPEEDS. *JD

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November 18, 1996 114000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING

WIRING – ELECTRICAL DIODE IDENTIFICATION AND SERVICE REPLACEMENTS. *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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March 18, 1998 034000 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS

SERVICE TIP INFORMATION REGARDING ELIMINATION OF SANDING ROTORS AND DRUMS. *YC

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March 18, 1998 036000 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP

SOME VEHICLES MAY CYCLE WHEN BRAKES ARE APPLIED ON ROUGH ROADS OR ON AN INCLINE WHILE MAKING A SHARP TURN. *YC

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October 21, 1996 034000 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS

BRAKES – ELIMINATION OF SANDING ROTORS AND DRUMS – SERVICE TIP. *TW

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

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT BRAKE ROUGHNESS (BRAKE PEDAL PULSATION, STEERING WHEEL SHAKE AND / OR NIBBLE) UNDER LIGHT BRAKE APPLICATIONS FROM 105 TO 0 KM/H (65 TO 0 MPH). *YC

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September 20, 1999 034000 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS

INFORMATION FOR SERVICING AND DIAGNOSING BRAKE VIBRATION, BRAKE INSPECTION, AND BRAKE FRICTION MATERIAL REPLACEMENT. *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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September 2, 2002 032100 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:SWITCHES:BRAKE LIGHT

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

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September 15, 2003 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

REMOTE KEYLESS ENTRY (RKE) – SERVICE TIPS. *TT

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February 6, 1997 020000 SUSPENSION

VEHICLES EXHIBIT A PULL WHILE BRAKING – CHECK FOR KINKED BRAKE LINES , REPLACE IF NECESSARY – REPLACE LOWER ARM AND STRUT BUSHINGS ON THE SIDE THE VEHICLE PULL TO. *TW

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February 11, 1997 134000 VISIBILITY:SUN/MOON ROOF ASSEMBLY

WINDNOISE FROM FACTORY INSTALLED MOONROOFS. *TW

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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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June 28, 1999 125000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS

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

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March 1, 1995 034420 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DRUM:SHOES/LININGS

CERTAIN SHOE AND LINING KITS DO NOT MEET FORD DIMENSIONAL SPECIFICATIONS. *TW

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March 1, 1995 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

REVISED OIL PAN GASKET. *TW

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

CHIRP OR SQUEAK NOISE FROM BLOWER MOTOR AT LOW SPEEDS. *TW

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December 1, 1994 113100 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:STARTER ASSEMBLY:SOLENOID

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT A NO-CRANK CONDITION DUE TO CORROSION AT THE STARTER SOLENOID CONNECTOR. *TW

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April 1, 1995 034420 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DRUM:SHOES/LININGS

UNKNOWN

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

UNKNOWN

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April 1, 1995 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

UNKNOWN

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April 1, 1995 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

UNKNOWN

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April 1, 1995 103700 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:TORQUE CONVERTER

UNKNOWN

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April 1, 1995 113100 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:STARTER ASSEMBLY:SOLENOID

UNKNOWN

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

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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April 13, 1998 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

A NEW SILICONE GASKET AND SEALANT. *YC

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March 2, 1998 045300 SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:DISC:ROTOR

AVAILABILITY OF HUB-MOUNT BRAKE ROTOR MACHINING EQUIPMENT. *YC

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January 23, 1997 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

VEHICLE EXHIBITS A PULL WHILE BRAKING, FOLLOW PROCEDURES OUTLINED IN 06-00-4 & PINPOINT TEST “A” ON 06-00-5 OF THE 1997 SERVICE MANUAL. *JD

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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 138800 VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER/HVAC SYSTEM:FAN/MOTOR

CHIRP OR SQUEAK FROM BLOWER MOTOR. *TW

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April 1, 1995 103700 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:TORQUE CONVERTER

TORQUE CONVERTER CLUTCH SHUDDER/VIBRATION. *TW

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

REVISED WIPER MOTOR. *TW

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March 18, 1998 034530 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR

HUB-MOUNT BRAKE ROTOR MACHINING EQUIPMENT FROM ROTUNDA IS NOW APPROVED FOR WARRANTY AND SERVICE USE. *YC

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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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January 19, 1998 034530 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR

SUBJECT REGARDING THE AVAILABILITY OF HUB-MOUNT BRAKE ROTOR MACHINING EQUIPMENT. *TT

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October 12, 1998 063000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

EXPERIENCING A ” BUZZING ” OR ” RATTLING ” NOISE FROM THE EXHAUST SYSTEM. *YC

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April 13, 1998 190000 TIRES

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

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July 21, 2003 103600 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:COOLING UNIT AND LINES

NEW TRANSMISSION COOLER FLUSHER – SERVICE TIPS. 2003 ESCORT AND SUPER DUTY F SERIES INCLUDED. *TT

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March 3, 1997 220000 SEATS

INTERIOR- LEATHER SEAT CLEANING PROCEDURE- SERVICE TIP. *JD

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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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January 23, 1997 034500 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC

AS OF OCTOBER, 1996 FORD ENGINEERING HAS RELAESED FERODO NT8 REAR SERVICE LININGS PART NUMEBER (#F3SZ-2200-BA) FOR REAR DISC BRAKE APPLICATIONS.

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January 23, 1997 034500 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC

FERODO NTS REAR SERVICE LININGS PART NUMBER (#F3SZ-2200-BA) FOR REAR DISC BRAKE APPLICATIONS ON 1993 MODEL YEAR VEHICLES. *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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December 1, 1998 121200 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:SWITCH

SOME VEHICLES MAY REQUIRE HEADLAMP SWITCH (11654) REPLACEMENT DURING A NORMAL SERVICE VISIT. ENGINEERING IS INVESTIGATING. *TT

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October 21, 1996 131000 VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD

WINDSHIELD AND INTERIOR GLASS – FOG/FILM. *TW

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March 3, 1997 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

FLUID- TRANSMISSION FLUID USAGE CHARTS. *JD

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August 6, 2001 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

INFORMATION REGARDING TRANSMISSION FLUID USAGE CHARTS. *SLC

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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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October 14, 2002 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

CLIMATE CONTROL A/C SERVICE TECH TIPS. *EH

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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 034500 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC

THE USE OF PETROLEUM-BASED GREASE AS A LUBRICANT IN SERVICING DISC BRAKES IS NO LONGER ACCEPTABLE. *YC

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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, 1998 136000 VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER

SOME VEHICLES WITH NON-FUNCTIONAL WINDSHIELD WIPERS MAY REQUIRE WIPER MOTOR REPLACEMENT. *MJS

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October 1, 1994 073000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:FUEL INJECTION SYSTEM

MOANING OR HOOTING NOISE COMING FROM THE ENGINE COMPARTMENT MAY BE COMING FROM THE IDLE AIR BYPASS VALVE. *TW

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

UNKNOWN

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1993 MERCURY Cougar

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