1993 Ford EXPLORER Vehicle Speed Control problems & defects.

Rate this post

If you are driving a 1993 Ford EXPLORER, or if you are planning to purchase one, then it is important that you review reported Vehicle Speed Control problems and defects. Total reports: 26.

While Reparking vehicle, Truck Suddenly Accelerated Causing An Accident. Tt

Vehicle was involved in a crash. 1 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMDU34X4PU. FORD EXPLORER 1993 problem was reported in RESTON, VA. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Feb 03, 1995

Engage In Drive, vehicle Accelerated Out Of Control, Resulting In Accident. Tt

Vehicle was involved in a crash. 0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMDU34X7PU. FORD EXPLORER 1993 problem was reported in CRANBERRY TO, PA. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Mar 24, 1995

Driving On Flat Level Set Cruise Control It Accelerate And Decelerate. Tt

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMDU34X9PU. FORD EXPLORER 1993 problem was reported in MOUNTAIN HOM, ID. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Mar 19, 1995

vehicle Suddenly Accelerated At Very High Speed Without Warning. Tt

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died. FORD EXPLORER 1993 problem was reported in MCCALL, ID. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Aug 09, 1995

Put Auto In Reverse And Auto Accelerated Out Of Control, While Foot Was On Brakes, Causing An Accident. Tt

Vehicle was involved in a crash. 1 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMDU32X0PU. FORD EXPLORER 1993 problem was reported in SANFORD, FL. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

While Driving At Approx. 15mph, Suddenly Engine Surged Then Accelerated Out Of Control, Climbed Fence, Ran Into An Embankment And Hit A Tree. At Approx. 70mph.

Vehicle was involved in a crash. 1 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died. FORD EXPLORER 1993 problem was reported in MILLINGTON, OR. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Experience Sudden Acceleration When Driving, vehicle Will Not Maintain The Proper Speed. Tt

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMCU24X6PU. FORD EXPLORER 1993 problem was reported in SUMNER, WA. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Jan 01, 1996

After Engaging In Drive, vehicle Suddenly Accelerted Into The House, Dealer Could Not Find The Problem. *ak

Vehicle was involved in a crash. 0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMDU34X4PU. FORD EXPLORER 1993 problem was reported in CLINTON, NY. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Apr 21, 1996

Gas Pedal Operates Without Being Depressed.

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMDU32X6PU. FORD EXPLORER 1993 problem was reported in BRONX, NY. Original Owner. Vehicle was using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.FORD EXPLORER 1993 drive type:FWD. FUEL TYPE: GAS. FORD EXPLORER 1993 TRANSMISSION TYPE: AUTO.

vehicle Experienced Sudden Acceleration Due To Failure Of The Iac

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMDU34X4PU. FORD EXPLORER 1993 problem was reported in JACKSONVIL, NC. Original Owner. Vehicle was using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.FORD EXPLORER 1993 drive type:RWD. FUEL SYSTEM:N/A. FUEL TYPE: GAS. FORD EXPLORER 1993 TRANSMISSION TYPE: AUTO.

Apr 11, 1998

Sudden Acceleration Resulting In A vehicle Collision.

1 person(s) were injured. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMDU34XOPU. FORD EXPLORER 1993 problem was reported in UNK, UN. Accident was reported to Police. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on 19930408. Vehicle was using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.FORD EXPLORER 1993 drive type:4WD. FUEL TYPE: GAS. FORD EXPLORER 1993 TRANSMISSION TYPE: AUTO. VEHICLE SPEED: 5 mph.

June 07, 1997

While Driving vehicle About 5 Mph And When Trying To Accelerate The vehicle Did Not Move Or Did Not Accelerate, Leaving vehicle Without Power And On Possible Accident. *ak

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMDU32X7PU. FORD EXPLORER 1993 problem was reported in CHAPEL FIELDS, NC. Vehicle was not using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. VEHICLE SPEED: 5 mph.

June 16, 1998

When Driving At Any Speed And Engaging Cruise Control, There Is A Problem Due To Cruise Control Surging Back And Forth, And Speed Doesn’t Increase. vehicle Has Been In Repair Shop Four Times, And The Dealer Can’t Determine The Problem. *ak

FORD EXPLORER 1993 problem was reported in WICHITA, KS. Vehicle was not using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Dec 12, 1998

While Driving Throttle Got Stuck In Wide Open Position, Causing vehicle To Suddenly Accelerate. Braking System Would Not Slow The vehicle Down. Dealer Cannot Determine The Problem. Please Provide Further Information And Vin#. *ak

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMDU34X0PU. FORD EXPLORER 1993 problem was reported in LAKE OSWEGO, OR. Original Owner. Vehicle was using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.FORD EXPLORER 1993 drive type:4WD. FUEL SYSTEM:N/A. FUEL TYPE: GAS. FORD EXPLORER 1993 TRANSMISSION TYPE: AUTO. VEHICLE SPEED: 309 mph.

Mar 13, 1999

The vehicle Accelerated Suddenly While In Park. Consumer Had The Speed Control Disengaged. Manufacturer Has Been Notified. *ak

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMDU34X9PU. FORD EXPLORER 1993 problem was reported in LEESPORT, PA. Vehicle was purchased on 19970304. Vehicle was using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.FORD EXPLORER 1993 drive type:4WD. FUEL SYSTEM:N/A. FUEL TYPE: GAS. FORD EXPLORER 1993 TRANSMISSION TYPE: AUTO.

Aug 21, 1999

Spring To The Trottle Gauge Stuck, Causing Car To Accelerate At Full Throttle. I Initially Thought The Cruise Control Was Stuck Because As Soon As I Took My Foot Of The Brake The vehicle Accelerated At Full Throttle. In A Panic Because I Could Not Stop The Car With My Brakes, I Threw It Into Park Knowing The vehicle Must Slow Down. I Was Going 55 Mph At The Time And Could Not Stop The Car At All With The Brakes. The Manufacturer Says This Is A Mechanical Failure Not Covered Because My Warranty Expired. My Insurance Will Not Cover The Damage To Car Because It Was Not An Accident. I Could Have Easily Been Killed And Caused A Serious Accident If I Didnt Decide To Stop The Car In The Manner I Chose. *ak

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMDU34X6PU. FORD EXPLORER 1993 problem was reported in HOBOKEN, NJ. Accident was reported to Police. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on 19931001. Vehicle was not using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.FORD EXPLORER 1993 drive type:4WD. FUEL TYPE: GAS. VEHICLE SPEED: 55 mph.

Mar 05, 2000

While Consumer Was Traveling About 55 Mph , The Spring For The Throttle Gauge Broke, Causing The vehicle To Go Into Full Throttle. In Order For Consumer To Stop vehicle He Had To Apply The Brakes Until They Were Worn Down And Put vehicle In Park. *ak.et.

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMDU34X6PU. FORD EXPLORER 1993 problem was reported in HOBOKEN, NJ. Accident was reported to Police. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on 19930101. Vehicle was not using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.FORD EXPLORER 1993 drive type:4WD. FUEL SYSTEM:N/A. FUEL TYPE: GAS. FORD EXPLORER 1993 TRANSMISSION TYPE: AUTO. VEHICLE SPEED: 55 mph.

Mar 05, 2000

Put Foot On Brake Pedal And Truck Accelerated And Push Brake Pedal With Both Feet Truck Did Not Stop. Till It Hit Another Car. This Is The Second Time The Same Thing Happen. *ak

Vehicle was involved in a crash. 10 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMCU24XXPU. FORD EXPLORER 1993 problem was reported in SCOTTSDALE, AZ. Accident was reported to Police. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on 19930701. Vehicle was using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.FORD EXPLORER 1993 drive type:4WD. FUEL SYSTEM:N/A. FUEL TYPE: GAS. VEHICLE SPEED: 40 mph.

Sept 10, 1999

When Putting vehicle In Drive, vehicle Went Into Full Throttle, Accelerating At A High Rate Of Speed, Consumer Foot Was On Brake Pedal, But vehicle Continued To Accelerate, Brakes Were Not Responding, Causing The Consumer To Hit Another vehicle. Consumer Has Contacted Dealer. *ak *slc

Vehicle was involved in a crash. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMDU32X6PU. FORD EXPLORER 1993 problem was reported in SIMPSONVILLE, SC. Vehicle was purchased on 19990601. Vehicle was using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.FORD EXPLORER 1993 drive type:FWD. FUEL TYPE: GAS. FORD EXPLORER 1993 TRANSMISSION TYPE: AUTO.

My ford explorer Has Accelerated Out Of Control Several Times. The Last Time, The Cruise Control Was Being Used And Afterwords, It Stopped Working. It Happens Without Warning And Then Slows Down. The First Time This Happened, I Was On The Highway And The Car Accelerated At Full Engine Rpm For Several Minutes Before It Slowed Down. I Have Heard That This Is A Common Problem With ford But The Dealer Said He Had Never Heard Of It. Have You Had Reports Of This, Do You Know What The Problem Is Or What Repair Is Necessary. Why Has There Not Been A Recall On This, It Is A Serious Problem. What Can I Do, I Think ford Should Fix It Free But They Don’t Even Admit It Is A Common Problem. Is It? *ak

FORD EXPLORER 1993 problem was reported in CAPE CORAL, FL. Original Owner. Vehicle was not using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. FORD EXPLORER 1993 drive type:FWD. FUEL TYPE: GAS.

Consumer Was Traveling 70mph With Cruise Control Engaged. Brakes Were Slightly Applied To Disengage The Cruise Control, But vehicle Never Slowed Down. Consumer Had To Keep Braking To Slow vehicle Down. Consumer Disconnected Cruise Control Cable, Thinking It Would Eliminate Problem. vehicle Did Not Stop Again, But Dealer Was Never Contaccted.*ak The Accelerator Sometimes Sticks When Pressed Hard And The vehicle Goes Fast Until The Accelerator Is Pressed Again Possibly Due To Cruise Control Or Accelerator Or Both Malfunctions. *yh

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMCU22X6PU. FORD EXPLORER 1993 problem was reported in HOUSTON, TX. Vehicle was not using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.FORD EXPLORER 1993 drive type:RWD. FUEL TYPE: GAS. FORD EXPLORER 1993 TRANSMISSION TYPE: AUTO. VEHICLE SPEED: 70 mph.

Sept 01, 1999

Consumer Was Traveling 70mph With Cruise Control Engaged. Brakes Were Slightly Applied To Disengage The Cruise Control, But vehicle Never Slowed Down. Consumer Had To Keep Braking To Slow vehicle Down. Consumer Disconnected Cruise Control Cable, Thinking It Would Eliminate Problem. vehicle Did Not Stop Again, But Dealer Was Never Contaccted.*ak The Accelerator Sometimes Sticks When Pressed Hard And The vehicle Goes Fast Until The Accelerator Is Pressed Again Possibly Due To Cruise Control Or Accelerator Or Both Malfunctions. *yh

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMCU22X6PU. FORD EXPLORER 1993 problem was reported in HOUSTON, TX. Vehicle was not using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.FORD EXPLORER 1993 drive type:RWD. FUEL TYPE: GAS. FORD EXPLORER 1993 TRANSMISSION TYPE: AUTO. VEHICLE SPEED: 70 mph.

Sept 01, 1999

Was Driving 65mph When vehicle Started To Lose Power. Was Exiting Freeway And vehicle Started To Slow Down 2 More Times. Had Taken To Dealer 4 Or 5 Times. Each Time Was Diagnosed As Throttle Body Problems & Had It Replaced. Happened Mostly When It Was Hot.

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):FILL IN. FORD EXPLORER 1993 problem was reported in HUNTINGTON BEACH, CA. Vehicle was not using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

While The vehicle Was In Park Owner’s Wife Just Touched Accelerator Pedal And Engine Sudden Accelerated And Crash Into A Tree. Dealer Told Consumer That Throttle Valve Was Open. *ak

Vehicle was involved in a crash. 0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMDU34X6PU. FORD EXPLORER 1993 problem was reported in CAMDEN, NY. Vehicle was not using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. VEHICLE SPEED: 0 mph.

May 06, 2001

The Contact Owns A 1993 ford explorer. The vehicle Was Parked In The Garage For Several Hours When The Contact Noticed A Burning Electrical Smell Inside His Home. He Got His Family Out Of The Home And The Home Alarm Began To Sound. When They Exited The House, They Discovered The Garage Engulfed In Flames. By The Time The Fire Department Arrived, The Home Was Also Engulfed In Flames. Both vehicles In The Garage And The House Were Destroyed. The Contact And His Wife Were Charged With Arson; However, The Day Before The Trial, The Charges Were Dropped. The Contact Stated That Even Though The Charges Were Dropped, The Fire Is Still Listed As Suspicious. Nhtsa Campaign Id Numbers 99v062001 And 07v336000 (vehicle Speed Control) Were Referenced. The Contact Believed That This Is What Started The Fire, But There Is No vehicle Left To Examine. A Fire And Police Report Were Filed. The Vin And Purchase Date Were Unknown. The Failure Mileage Was 73,000.

Vehicle was on fire. 0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died. Mileage was 73000 miles. FORD EXPLORER 1993 problem was reported in DELMAR, MD. Accident was reported to Police. Vehicle was using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Vehicle had 6 CYLINDERS. FORD EXPLORER 1993 drive type:4WD. FUEL SYSTEM:Fuel injection. FUEL TYPE: GAS. FORD EXPLORER 1993 TRANSMISSION TYPE: AUTO. VEHICLE SPEED: 0 mph. DEALER’S NAME: MILLSBORO FORD .

Dec 17, 1996

Almost Home, When I Noticed A Burning Smell Inside Of The vehicle It Then Began To Slow Speed, vehicle Began To Smoke Inside And Out While Pulling Into Yard. Got Out And Then Noticed Fire Dripping From Underneath vehicle And Smoke Exiting From Hood. Immediately Called 911 To Report Fire, As The Fire Unit Was On Its Way The vehicle Had A Explosion Under The Hood And Was Totaled. The Attending Fire Investigator Said That He Had Seen This Type Of Fire Before With ford F150’s And Other ford Sports Utility vehicles And That It Was Possibly The Speed Or Cruise Control That Started The Fire, And To Look. Please Respond So That I Know Which Steps To Take. *tw

Vehicle was on fire. Mileage was 102600 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMDU32X0PU. FORD EXPLORER 1993 problem was reported in CAROL CITY, FL. Accident was reported to Police. Vehicle was not using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. VEHICLE SPEED: 0 mph.

Jan 27, 2010

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


*

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>