1999 FORD Escort

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

2 Recalls for 1999 FORD Escort

Recall Date Component Summary
July 12, 2004 SEAT BELTS:FRONT

CERTAIN TRW DRIVER’S SIDE SEAT BELTS MANUFACTURED ON DECEMBER 6 AND 9, 2002, FOR USE AS REPLACEMENT EQUIPMENT FOR 1997 FORD ESCORT 4-DOOR AND STATION WAGON PLATFORM VEHICLES, FORD’S P/N F7CZ54611B09AAC. THE SEAT BELT ASSEMBLIES EXHIBIT A NO-LOCK CONDITION WHICH DOES NOT COMPLY WITH FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 209, SEAT BELT ASSEMBLIES.

Remedy:

TRW WILL NOTIFY THE CUSTOMERS WHO PURCHASED THE REPLACEMENT SEAT BELT ASSEMBLIES FREE OF CHARGE.

THE RECALL BEGAN ON AUGUST 27, 2004.

October 12, 1999 POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION:SHIFT PATTERN INDICATOR

VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH THE S/R OPTION. THE S/R OPTION INCLUDES, AMONG OTHER FEATURES, A 5-SPEED MANUAL TRANSMISSION. ON THESE VEHICLES, THE TRANSMISSION SHIFT PATTERN IS NOT DISPLAYED IN THE OCCUPANT COMPARTMENT IN VIEW OF THE DRIVER. THIS DOES NOT COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF FMVSS NO. 102, “TRANSMISSION SHIFT LEVER SEQUENCE, STARTER INTERLOCK, AND TRANSMISSION BRAKING EFFECT.”

Remedy:

OWNERS WILL BE PROVIDED WITH AN ADHESIVE BACKED PLAQUE CONTAINING THE SHIFT PATTERN, ALONG WITH MATERIALS AND INSTRUCTIONS FOR LOCATING AND AFFIXING THE PLAQUE TO THE VEHICLE CENTER CONSOLE, JUST FORWARD OF THE SHIFT LEVER. OWNERS WILL ALSO BE ADVISED THAT THEIR DEALER CAN AFFIX THE PLAQUE IF THEY PREFER.

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16 Complaints sent to the Center for Auto Safety for 1999 FORD Escort

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Date Component  
power options (window/door/seat/roof)
air conditioning/heat
paint
fuel system
airbag
transmission
OTHER (identify in Problem Description Box)
mirrors
transmission
transmission
OTHER (identify in Problem Description Box)
transmission
tire
OTHER (identify in Problem Description Box)
air conditioning/heat
engine

333 Complaints submitted to NHTSA for 1999 FORD Escort

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Date Component  
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 10164730
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10992090
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10947015
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11210426
SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10610759
SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 10605710
STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS:UNDERBODY SHIELDS
ODI Number: 10596558
EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 10475002
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10458854
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10443205
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER/HVAC SYSTEM:FAN/MOTOR
ODI Number: 10364409
SUSPENSION:REAR
ODI Number: 10357495
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10329163
TIRES
ODI Number: 10298347
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10295582
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10288831
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM | POWER TRAIN | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
ODI Number: 10284836
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE | POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 10277102
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10257216
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10238875
SUSPENSION:REAR
ODI Number: 10231051
SUSPENSION:REAR:SPRINGS:COIL SPRINGS
ODI Number: 10228382
SUSPENSION:REAR
ODI Number: 10228039
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:ALTERNATOR/GENERATOR/REGULATOR | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE | FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP
ODI Number: 10225453
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING | EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER | EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC. | EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 10225715
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
ODI Number: 10221329
SUSPENSION:REAR:SPRINGS:COIL SPRINGS
ODI Number: 10214267
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
ODI Number: 10211193
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:MASTER CYLINDER
ODI Number: 10210676
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | SEAT BELTS:FRONT:WEBBING
ODI Number: 10201045
STEERING:LINKAGES:TIE ROD ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 10200965
SUSPENSION:REAR:SPRINGS:COIL SPRINGS
ODI Number: 10196829
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:HORN
ODI Number: 10193957
SUSPENSION:FRONT
ODI Number: 10191581
STRUCTURE
ODI Number: 10176785
SUSPENSION:REAR:SPRINGS
ODI Number: 10174772
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10168550
TIRES
ODI Number: 10169102
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10166813
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 10164730
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 10161440
SUSPENSION:REAR:SPRINGS:COIL SPRINGS
ODI Number: 10159376
AIR BAGS | FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE | SEAT BELTS
ODI Number: 10158690
SUSPENSION:REAR:SPRINGS:COIL SPRINGS
ODI Number: 10158122
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 10155266
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:ALTERNATOR/GENERATOR/REGULATOR
ODI Number: 10155253
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | STEERING
ODI Number: 10155058
SUSPENSION:REAR:SPRINGS:COIL SPRINGS
ODI Number: 10157043
SUSPENSION:REAR:SPRINGS:COIL SPRINGS
ODI Number: 10149825
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 10151211
STEERING:LINKAGES:TIE ROD ASSEMBLY | SUSPENSION:REAR:SPRINGS:COIL SPRINGS
ODI Number: 10147184
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10144432
SUSPENSION:REAR:SPRINGS
ODI Number: 10139036
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 10136325
SUSPENSION:REAR:SPRINGS
ODI Number: 10134027
SUSPENSION:REAR:SPRINGS
ODI Number: 10132935
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR | STEERING:LINKAGES:TIE ROD ASSEMBLY | SUSPENSION:REAR:SPRINGS:COIL SPRINGS
ODI Number: 10129752
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10131740
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE | POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION | SEAT BELTS:FRONT | SEATS
ODI Number: 10127536
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
ODI Number: 10129289
SUSPENSION:REAR:SPRINGS
ODI Number: 10125143
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10119335
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 10114168
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10117083
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 10111506
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10113175
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10113106
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 10112146
SEAT BELTS:FRONT
ODI Number: 10113590
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 10108320
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:BELTS AND ASSOCIATED PULLEYS
ODI Number: 10105844
STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10106194
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE | POWER TRAIN:CLUTCH ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 10104329
SUSPENSION:REAR:SPRINGS
ODI Number: 10103204
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:MODULE
ODI Number: 10096479
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 10096170
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 10096897
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 10091662
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 10087274
SUSPENSION:REAR:SPRINGS:COIL SPRINGS
ODI Number: 10086072
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:PADS | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DRUM:SHOES/LININGS | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10080805
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10081418
SUSPENSION:REAR:SPRINGS
ODI Number: 10082350
SUSPENSION:REAR:SPRINGS:COIL SPRINGS
ODI Number: 10082347
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 10079362
SUSPENSION:REAR:SPRINGS
ODI Number: 10078520
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:ALTERNATOR/GENERATOR/REGULATOR | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE | POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 10074726
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING | TIRES
ODI Number: 10069569
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10070806
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10069199
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
ODI Number: 10068676
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 10066116
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10064704
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 10055532
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 10054879
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 10058184
STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
ODI Number: 10053225
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10052053
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 10051322
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10048762
SUSPENSION:REAR:SPRINGS
ODI Number: 10048135
EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER
ODI Number: 10047327
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 10045430
SUSPENSION:REAR:SPRINGS
ODI Number: 10046988
STEERING:LINKAGES:TIE ROD ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 10046212
SUSPENSION:REAR:SPRINGS:COIL SPRINGS
ODI Number: 10042039
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 10040524
SUSPENSION:REAR:SPRINGS
ODI Number: 10043592
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 10038636
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10040177
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:DRIVER SIDE:INFLATOR MODULE
ODI Number: 10033458
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 10028614
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 10029970
SUSPENSION:REAR:SPRINGS:COIL SPRINGS
ODI Number: 10023826
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:CRUISE CONTROL
ODI Number: 10022103
TIRES
ODI Number: 10014947
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10014778
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:MASTER CYLINDER
ODI Number: 10011178
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:PADS
ODI Number: 10010716
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 10009517
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 10006211
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:HORN
ODI Number: 10005102
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP
ODI Number: 10004983
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 10008084
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 10008247
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
ODI Number: 10002027
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 10002893
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:HORN
ODI Number: 8023365
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 8021511
TIRES
ODI Number: 9004344
SUSPENSION:REAR:SPRINGS:AIR SUSPENSION SYSTEM:SPRINGS/BAGS
ODI Number: 8022470
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 8021714
EQUIPMENT:MECHANICAL:ACCESSORY SCISSOR/SCREW/BOTTLE JACK/LIFT
ODI Number: 8020316
TIRES
ODI Number: 8016830
STEERING:LINKAGES:TIE ROD ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 8017165
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:HOOD:LATCH
ODI Number: 8018272
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 8019043
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 8017365
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR
ODI Number: 8014364
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 8013956
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 8012813
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 8012035
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 8011645
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 8005591
SEATS
ODI Number: 8004482
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 8007239
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY
ODI Number: 8007458
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 8005385
SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 8000856
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 8002867
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 8000720
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:MODULE
ODI Number: 8001334
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11032000
SEAT BELTS:REAR/OTHER
ODI Number: 10208200
STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10074900
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE | SUSPENSION:FRONT:WHEEL BEARING
ODI Number: 899697
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:FUSES AND CIRCUIT BREAKERS
ODI Number: 897853
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE | STEERING: STEERING WHEEL/HANDLE BAR
ODI Number: 899549
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:ALTERNATOR/GENERATOR/REGULATOR | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:STARTER ASSEMBLY | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 894142
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:ALTERNATOR/GENERATOR/REGULATOR | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:STARTER ASSEMBLY | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 894133
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:PEDALS AND LINKAGES
ODI Number: 888983
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ODI Number: 886654
SEATS
ODI Number: 886943
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:HOOD:LATCH
ODI Number: 889111
AIR BAGS | AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 885623
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 880232
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION
ODI Number: 882077
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 883489
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 874692
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 879622
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION
ODI Number: 878117
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION | STEERING | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 873848
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 875402
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION | STEERING
ODI Number: 873816
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION | SUSPENSION:FRONT
ODI Number: 875002
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 879101
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY | STRUCTURE:BODY | STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR | VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD
ODI Number: 876920
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:ANCHORAGE
ODI Number: 876486
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 874050
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:ACCELERATOR PEDAL
ODI Number: 872353
TIRES:TREAD/BELT
ODI Number: 870943
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 870432
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 871309
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 870794
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:FUEL INJECTION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 862533
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ODI Number: 864262
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 861618
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:HORN
ODI Number: 865307
EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER | VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER/HVAC SYSTEM
ODI Number: 864584
EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER
ODI Number: 865242
AIR BAGS:SIDE/WINDOW
ODI Number: 864547
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 862591
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 863674
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC
ODI Number: 859111
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS
ODI Number: 858406
SEAT BELTS
ODI Number: 856160
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 860156
SUSPENSION:FRONT
ODI Number: 855324
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | SEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR
ODI Number: 860487
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:CALIPER
ODI Number: 856773
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | SEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR
ODI Number: 856329
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 855551
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS
ODI Number: 861032
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 852453
SEAT BELTS
ODI Number: 852865
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 850576
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 853192
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | SEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR
ODI Number: 850914
STEERING: STEERING WHEEL/HANDLE BAR
ODI Number: 854655
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | AIR BAGS:SIDE/WINDOW
ODI Number: 849706
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 853079
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 854956
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 849175
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:FRONT UNDERHOOD
ODI Number: 854919
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 851146
SUSPENSION:FRONT
ODI Number: 851505
STEERING
ODI Number: 854121
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 852603
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 854828
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 853723
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 850315
SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 851806
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS | SEATS
ODI Number: 851788
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS
ODI Number: 851786
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 851768
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 854752
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 844150
EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER
ODI Number: 847011
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 843741
SUSPENSION:FRONT
ODI Number: 846999
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 844093
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 848505
SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:RECLINER
ODI Number: 846945
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 845704
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 846453
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP | STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM
ODI Number: 847238
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 844727
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 846361
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 846286
SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 845458
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 844229
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:GEAR POSITION INDICATION (PRNDL)
ODI Number: 847799
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:MODULE
ODI Number: 836682
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 842555
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:FUSES AND CIRCUIT BREAKERS
ODI Number: 836194
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 842325
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 835767
EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER
ODI Number: 841164
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 837489
TIRES
ODI Number: 834578
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:HORN
ODI Number: 832835
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 834146
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:HORN
ODI Number: 832370
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 785766
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:HORN
ODI Number: 785758
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE | FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 785744
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 785440
STEERING: STEERING WHEEL/HANDLE BAR | SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 784109
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS | EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
ODI Number: 784109
EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.
ODI Number: 784109
POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 784109
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS
ODI Number: 784109
TIRES
ODI Number: 784109
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 782483
EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER
ODI Number: 763715
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS | POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 764612
SUSPENSION:REAR:SPRINGS
ODI Number: 760226
EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS
ODI Number: 760179
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 756888
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
ODI Number: 756076
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 754333
EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC. | VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER/HVAC SYSTEM
ODI Number: 751985
VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER/HVAC SYSTEM
ODI Number: 752612
STEERING:LINKAGES
ODI Number: 751541
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 750616
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 748958
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:FUEL INJECTION SYSTEM | STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST:HOSE, PIPING, AND CONNECTIONS
ODI Number: 748485
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE | POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 748425
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | SEAT BELTS:FRONT:BUCKLE ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 747403
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 745108
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 745345
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 744602
TIRES
ODI Number: 744601
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 744384
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 742846
POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 740706
EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.
ODI Number: 739303
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:FRONT UNDERHOOD | TIRES
ODI Number: 739285
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION | EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER
ODI Number: 739152
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:HOOD:LATCH
ODI Number: 737315
STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 735535
TIRES
ODI Number: 734693
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:FRONT UNDERHOOD
ODI Number: 734597
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION | FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP
ODI Number: 735113
VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER/HVAC SYSTEM
ODI Number: 734268
SEAT BELTS
ODI Number: 733659
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 728465
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 727586
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 726736
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
ODI Number: 725830
VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER/HVAC SYSTEM:HEATER CORE
ODI Number: 722680
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 721221
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 718960
SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:RECLINER
ODI Number: 717127
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:MASTER CYLINDER
ODI Number: 714921
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 710303
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:FRONT UNDERHOOD
ODI Number: 708335
EQUIPMENT
ODI Number: 707389
AIR BAGS | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:INTERIOR/UNDER DASH | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 704999
STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS
ODI Number: 703537
CHILD SEAT:SHELL:BOOSTER
ODI Number: 703367
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:STARTER ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 701984
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 566828
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 564567
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP
ODI Number: 559520
SUSPENSION:REAR:SPRINGS
ODI Number: 559395
TIRES
ODI Number: 559166
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 551896
VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES
ODI Number: 551727
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:ANCHORAGE
ODI Number: 550425
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 550132
SEAT BELTS:FRONT | SEAT BELTS:FRONT:ANCHORAGE | SEAT BELTS:FRONT:WEBBING
ODI Number: 549443
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 546386
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DRUM:DRUM
ODI Number: 546386
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:STARTER ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 548210
AIR BAGS | SUSPENSION:FRONT
ODI Number: 546537
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 546533
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DRUM:DRUM
ODI Number: 546533
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
ODI Number: 545261
TIRES
ODI Number: 543480
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 544106
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 742800
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 842200
Is the government investigating the safety of your vehicle? Find out here.

1 Investigations for 1999 FORD Escort

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AIR BAGS
Manufacturers tell dealers about repairs for on your car. But they won’t tell you – unless you know to ask. Knowledge is power.

86 Service Alerts for 1999 FORD Escort

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

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

October 1, 1999 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

NNERS OF THE EDSR-OF-THE-MONTH QUALITY AWARD ANNOUNCEMENT FOR SEPTEMBER. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

June 1, 1999 061100 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT A CONCERN WITH ENGINE IDLE VIBRATION. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

June 1, 1999 102000 POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION

BRIEF INFORMATION REGARDING TRANSMISSION FLUID. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

August 1, 1999 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT A MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LIGHT ON WITH A DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE P1744. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

December 1, 1998 350000 EQUIPMENT

BRIEF INFORMATION STATING THAT THE NGS FUEL ECONOMY TEST ON SOME VEHICLES MAY NOT FUNCTION PROPERLY. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

December 1, 1998 034000 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS

INFORMATION REGARDING VEHICLES EXHIBITING A CLICK SOUND WHEN APPLYING THE BRAKES WHILE CHANGING DIRECTION. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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

INFORMATION CONCERNING VEHICLES EXPERIENCING AN ENGINE IDLE VIBRATION WHILE IN GEAR AND LOADED (A/C ON, HEADLIGHTS ON, AND / OR REAR DEFROSTER ON). *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

October 15, 2001 061100 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT VACUUM OR AIR LEAKS IN THE INTAKE MANIFOLD AND / OR ENGINE SYSTEM CAUSING DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES P0171 AND OR P0174. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

June 1, 1999 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

EXPERIENCING TAPE DECK NOISE. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

June 1, 1999 114400 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:FUSES AND CIRCUIT BREAKERS

SUBJECT ON INSTALLING FUSES AT PDI (PRE-DELIVERY INSPECTION). *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

October 1, 1999 185000 VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:CRUISE CONTROL

VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH THE 2.0L SPI ENGINE WITH MANUAL OR AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION MAY EXHIBIT AN RPM FLUCTUATION (IDLE ROLL) OR POSSIBLE STALL AT IDLE. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

October 1, 1999 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT A CONDITION OF THE MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LIGHT ON AND DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE P0455 (EVAPORATIVE EMISSION) IN MEMORY. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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

BRAKE SHIFT INTERLOCK.*JB

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

July 26, 1999 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

May 12, 2003 090000 FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER

MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) ILLUMINATION WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES P0442, P0455, P0456, P0457, P1442 OR CHECK FUEL CAP LAMP ILLUMINATED WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE P0457. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

October 12, 1998 061100 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE

EXPERIENCING ” SQUEAKING ” AND / OR ” RATTLING ” NOISES MAY OCCUR DURING DIFFERENT DRIVING CHARACTERISTICS AND FROM VARYING POINTS ON THE VEHICLE. *YC

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

March 1, 1999 114400 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:FUSES AND CIRCUIT BREAKERS

INFORMATION ON INSTALLING FUSES AT PRE-DELIVERY. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

March 1, 1999 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT TRANSMISSION AND / OR MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP ON CONCERNS RELATING TO THE DIAGNOSIS AND REPLACEMENT OF THE TRANSMISSION RANGE SENSOR (TR). *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

March 1, 1999 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

SOME VEHICLES WITH 2.0L SPI ENGINES MAY EXHIBIT OIL DISCHARGE THORUGH THE ENGINE DIPSTICK TUBE. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

March 1, 1999 071110 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY:FILLER PIPE AND CAP

COMPLAINTS THAT FUEL FILL NOZZLE CLICKS OFF OR DIFFICULTY ADDING FUEL. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

February 1, 2001 103100 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)

SERVICE ACTION 00E11, SUPPLEMENT #1 – UPDATE INFORMATION REGARDING ON-BOARD DIAGNOSTIC SYSTEM UPGRADE. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

August 12, 2004 151300 SEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR

TRW VEHICLE SAFETY SYSTEMS, INC. IS RECALLING CERTAIN SERVICE REPLACEMENT SEATBELT RETRACTORS (DRIVER’S SIDE FRONT RETRACTOR IN GRAY) MANUFACTURED IN DECEMBER 2002 AND SOLD AS A SERVICE REPLACEMENT PART BETWEEN DECEMBER 2002 AND JULY 2004.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

September 1, 1999 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

INFORMATION REGARDING THE WINNERS OF THE EDSR OF THE MONTH QUALITY AWARDS FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST. *MJS

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

September 1, 1999 034510 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:CALIPER

INFORMATION REGARDING BRAKE CALIPER PIN CORROSION. *MJS

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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

INFORMATION FOR SERVICING AND DIAGNOSING BRAKE VIBRATION, BRAKE INSPECTION, AND BRAKE FRICTION MATERIAL REPLACEMENT. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

September 15, 2003 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

March 1, 2000 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

SOME VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH COMPACT DISC CHANGER MAY EXHIBIT A 6 DISC CD CHANGER THAT IS NOT EJECTING THE MAGAZINE OR IS NOT RESPONDING TO COMMAND FROM THE RADIO.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

March 6, 2000 061100 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE

SUBJECT CONCERNING THE IDLE-VIBRATION- 2.0L AND ZETEC ENGINES- SERVICE TIP. *MJS

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

October 1, 1999 185000 VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:CRUISE CONTROL

SOME VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH THE 2.0L SPI ENGINE, WITH MANUAL OR AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION, MAY EXHIBIT AN RPM FLUCTUATION (IDLE ROLLL) OR POSSIBLE STALL AT IDLE. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

May 1, 1999 126200 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TURN SIGNAL:SWITCH

SUBJECT REGARDING MULTI-FUNCTION SWITCH. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

May 1, 1999 103100 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)

THIS BULLETIN ADDRESSES CONCERNS WITH THE TRANSMISSION RANGE SENSOR. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

June 28, 1999 125000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

August 1, 1999 103100 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)

VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT TRANSMISSION AND / OR MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP ON CONCERNS RELATING TO THE DIAGNOSIS AND REPLACEMENT OF THE TRANSMISSION RANGER SENSOR (TRS). *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

August 1, 1999 062100 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:RADIATOR ASSEMBLY

CONCERNS WITH LACK OF HEAT / THERMOSTAT CONTAMINATION. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

June 14, 1999 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

INFORMATION DESIGNED TO AID IN THE DIAGNOSIS, TESTING AND REPAIR OF NOISE, VIBRATION AND HARSHNESS (NVH) CONCERNS. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

May 17, 1999 063130 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:GAS RECIRCULATION VALVE (EGR VALVE)

INFORMATION REGARDING THE POSITIVE CRANKCASE VENTILATION (PCV) SYSTEM FREEEZING AT COLD AMBIENT TEMPERATURES CAUSING THE ENGINE OIL TO LEAK FROM THE OIL LEVEL INDICATOR TUBE. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

March 8, 1999 100000 POWER TRAIN

INFORMATION REGARDING REPROGRAMMING POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULES (PCMS). *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

March 8, 1999 116200 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:MODULE

INFORMATION REGARDING REPROGRAMMING POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULES (PCMS). *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

March 4, 2002 111000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY

INFORMATION REGARDING DISCHARGED BATTERY CHARGING SERVICE TIPS AND GUIDELINES. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

October 1, 1999 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

INFORMATION ON USING PEANUT STYLE A/C FITTINGS. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

December 13, 2004 138200 VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER/HVAC SYSTEM:REAR WINDOW

REAR WINDOW DEFROSTER GRID/INTEGRAL ANTENNA DIAGNOSIS AND REPAIR – TERMINAL TAB REPAIR. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

August 9, 2004 138120 VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER/HVAC SYSTEM:WINDSHIELD:ELECTRICAL HEATING ELEMENT

REAR WINDOW DEFROSTER GRID/INTEGRAL ANTENNA DIAGNOSIS AND REPAIR – TERMINAL TAB REPAIR. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

January 1, 2006 061110 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:BELTS AND ASSOCIATED PULLEYS

REPLACE TIMING BELT IDLER PULLEY DURING 2.0L ZETEC ENGINE CYLINDER HEAD REPLACEMENT – SERVICE TIP. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

September 1, 2000 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE INOPERATIVE OR INCORRECT A/C OPERATION AFTER REPLACING THE CCRM. *JB

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT A HARD START/LONG CRANK, COLD START STALL, COLD ROUGH IDLE CONCERN. *MJS

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

December 1, 1998 063100 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LIGHT ON, STALL AT TIP-IN FROM IDLE, ENGINE HESITATION, AND / OR SURGE CAUSED BY THE MASS AIR FLOW (MAF) SENSOR. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

December 1, 1998 350000 EQUIPMENT

SUBJECT REGARDING THE NGS FUEL ECONOMY TEST. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

December 1, 1998 034000 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT A CLICK SOUND WHEN APPLY THE BRAKES WHILE CHANING DIRECTIONS. ENGINEERING IS INVESTIGATING THIS CONCERN. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

December 1, 1998 036000 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP

THIS BULLETIN MENTIONS THAT FOR ALL VEHICLES WITH ANTILOCK BRAKE MODULE CONCERNS THAT REQUIRE A MODULE REPLACEMENT, THE TECHNICIAN MUST CALL FOR APPROVAL BEFORE REMOVING AND / OR REPLACING THE MODULE. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT AN ENGINE IDLE VIBRATION CONCERN WHILE IN GEAR AND LOADED (A/C ON, HEADLIGHTS ON, AND / OR REAR DEFROSTER ON). *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

June 1, 1999 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

BRIEF INFORMATION REGARDING TRANSMISSION FLUID APPEARANCE. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

May 3, 1999 162300 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

SUBJECT REGARDING DOOR TRIM PANEL REPLACEMENT – SERVICE TIP. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

May 3, 1999 034000 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS

EXHIBITING A CLICKING NOISE HEARD WHILE APPLYING THE BRAKES AFTER CHANGING VEHICLE DIRECTION ON SOME VEHICLES. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

March 20, 2000 034000 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT A GRINDING NOISE WHILE BRAKING, BRAKE DRAG AND/OR UNEVEN FRONT BRAKE PAD WEAR MAY OCCUR. *MJS

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

July 1, 1999 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXIBIT ICP (RADIO) CONCERNS OF NOISES COMING FROM THE TAPE DECK. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

September 1, 1999 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

CONCERNS WITH A MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LIGHT ON WITH A DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE P1744. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

September 1, 1999 103100 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT TRANSMISSION AND / OR MIL ON CONCERNS RELATING TO THE DIAGNOSIS AND REPLACEMENT OF THE TRANSMISSION RANGE SENSOR. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

May 13, 2002 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

SOME VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH THE 2.0L SPI ENGINE MAY EXHIBIT A MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) ILLUMINATED AND DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTC) P0300 THROUGH P0304 STORED. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

May 1, 1999 114400 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:FUSES AND CIRCUIT BREAKERS

INFORMATION ON INSTALLING FUSES AT PRE-DELIVERY. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

July 12, 1999 103100 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)

INFORMATION ON USING THE SERVICE BAY TECHNICAL SYSTEM (SBTS) AND NEW GENERATION STAR (NGS) TESTER, AND TO UPDATE THE POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULE (PCM) INFORMATION CHARTS. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

December 1, 1998 162000 STRUCTURE:BODY

BRIEF INFORMATION CONCERN IDLE VIBRATION (TYPICALLY IN GEAR) FELT THRU THE STEERING WHEEL AND / OR BODY. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

September 1, 1999 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT A CONDITION OF THE MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP LIGHT ON AND DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE P0455 IN MEMORY. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

September 1, 1999 034510 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:CALIPER

INFORMATION REGARDING BRAKE CALIPER PIN CORROSION. *MJS

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

June 1, 2001 022000 SUSPENSION:REAR

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

June 14, 1999 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

FORD MOTOR COMPANY HAS RELEASED A PRIVATE LABELED MATERIAL TO BE USED FOR IRON PARTICLE / ACID RAIN SERVICE REPAIRS. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

December 10, 2001 061100 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE

ENGINE OIL SYSTEM PRIMING PROCEDURES, SERVICE TIPS FOR REPORTS OF PREMATURE ENGINE FAILURE. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

July 1, 2001 185000 VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:CRUISE CONTROL

SOME VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH A 2.0L SPI ENGINE MAY EXHIBIT HIGHER THAN NORMAL IDLE SPEED, RUNS ROUGH AT IDLE AND / OR DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE P1506. *TT

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November 1, 1999 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

SOME VEHICLES WITH THE 2.0L SPI ENGINE MAY EXHIBIT A LACK OF HEAT AND TEMPERATURE GAUGE READING COLD. *TT

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December 6, 1999 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

ENGINEERING IS INVESTIGATING CONCERNS WITH VEHICLES EXHIBITING DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES PO705, PO708 OR P1705 (TRANSMISSION RANGE SENSOR).

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August 1, 1999 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

SOME VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH 2.0L SPI ENGINE MAY EXHBIT A LACK OF HEAT AND TEMPERATURE GAUGE READING COLD. *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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May 17, 2004 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

ROUGH IDLE, LOW POWER AND / OR STALL AT IDLE, A MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP ILLUMINATED AND DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES P0300 THROUGH P0304 STORED IN MEMORY. *TT

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April 1, 2001 061100 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE

SOME VEHICLES WITH 2.0L SPI ENGINE ONLY, MAY EXHIBITA BURNING OIL SMELL NOTED FROM OUTSIDE OR FROM WITHIN THE PASSENGER COMPARTMENT. *TT

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December 1, 2000 350000 EQUIPMENT

SERVICE ACTION BULLETIN REGARDING ON-BOARD DIAGNOSTIC SYSTEM UPGRADE. *TT

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May 1, 1999 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

INFORMATION REGARDING TRANSMISSION CHANGES. *TT

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May 1, 1999 120000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT A MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LIGHT (MIL) AND DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) P1633 IN MEMORY. *TT

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May 1, 1999 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT A MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LIGHT (MIL) AND DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) P1633 IN MEMORY. *TT

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August 4, 2003 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

IDLE VIBRATION ON VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH 2.0L SPI OR ZETEC ENGINE ONLY. *TT

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1999 FORD Escort

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