1997 Ford Escort Recall | Vehicle Description: Passenger Vehicles Equipped With 1.9l Engines, Built At The Hermosillo Or Wayne Assembly Plants And Originally Sold Or Currently Registered In Nevada, Florida, Hawaii, Texas, California,

1997 Ford Escort Fuel System, Gasoline,storage,tank Assembly Recall | Sept 03, 1997

Vehicle Description: Passenger Vehicles Equipped With 1.9l Engines, Built At The Hermosillo Or Wayne Assembly Plants And Originally Sold Or Currently Registered In Nevada, Florida, Hawaii, Texas, California, Louisiana, Georgia, South Carolina, Mississippi, Oklahoma, Alabama And Arkansas. Cracks Can Develop In The Fuel Tank Near The Heat Shield Attachment Resulting In Fuel Leakage If The Cracks Go Through The Fuel Tank Wall.fuel Leakage In The Presence Of An Ignition Source Can Result In A Vehicle Fire.. Follwoing Is The Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Remove The Heat Shield Attachments. This Will Not Affect Heat Shield Location Or Function, As The Attachments Are Intended To Keep The Shield In Place Until The Fuel Tank Is Installed In The Vehicle. After Installation, The Fuel Tank Straps Retain The Heat Shield.
owner Notification Will Begin September 30, 1997.owners Who Take Their Vehicles To An Authorized Dealer On An Agreed Upon Service Date And Do Not Receive The Free Remedy Within A Reasonable Time Should Contact Ford At 1-800-392-3673.also Contact The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Auto Safety Hotline At 1-800-424-9393.

This recall was issued on Sept 03, 1997 for 1997 Ford Escort, manufactured by FORD MOTOR COMPANY, in response to Fuel System, Gasoline,storage,tank Assembly problems.

1997 Ford Explorer Recall | Vehicle Description: Multi-purpose Passenger Vehicles. The Liftgate Assist Gas Cylinder Bracket On The Right Hand Bodyside Outer Panel Was Incorrectly Welded.

1997 Ford Explorer Structure,body,hatchback/liftgate,support Device Recall | Aug 19, 1997

Vehicle Description: Multi-purpose Passenger Vehicles. The Liftgate Assist Gas Cylinder Bracket On The Right Hand Bodyside Outer Panel Was Incorrectly Welded.the Gas Cylinder Bracket May Not Properly Support The Liftgate Increasing The Risk Of Personal Injury.. Follwoing Is The Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Reinforce The Bracket Attachment With Two Pop Rivets.
owner Notification Is Expected To Begin September 30, 1997.owners Who Take Their Vehicles To An Authorized Dealer On An Agreed Upon Service Date And Do Not Receive The Free Remedy Within A Reasonable Time Should Contact Ford At 1-800-392-3673.also Contact The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Auto Safety Hotline At 1-800-424-9393.

This recall was issued on Aug 19, 1997 for 1997 Ford Explorer, manufactured by FORD MOTOR COMPANY, in response to Structure,body,hatchback/liftgate,support Device problems.

1997 Ford Thunderbird Recall | 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,

1997 Ford Thunderbird Fuel System, Gasoline,delivery,hoses, Lines/piping, And Fittings Recall | Sept 22, 1997

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.this Fuel Leakage Results In Dampness And Fuel Odor, And If An Ignition Source Was Present, A Fire Could Result.. Follwoing Is The Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Install A Plastic Convolute Covering Around The Fuel Lines. If The Lines Show A Leak, The Lines Will Be Replaced First.
owner Notification Is Expected To Begin October 27, 1997. Owners Who Take Their Vehicles To An Authorized Dealer On An Agreed Upon Service Date And Do Not Receive The Free Remedy Within A Reasonable Time Should Contact Ford At 1-800-392-3673.also Contact The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Auto Safety Hotline At 1-800-424-9393.

This recall was issued on Sept 22, 1997 for 1997 Ford Thunderbird, manufactured by FORD MOTOR COMPANY, in response to Fuel System, Gasoline,delivery,hoses, Lines/piping, And Fittings problems.

1997 Ford Explorer Recall | A Short Circuit Condition Can Occur In The Remote Power Mirror Control Switch Circuit Board As A Result Of A Separated Part Of The Contact Assembly Bridging The Switch Positive Battery Pad And Adjacent Chassis

1997 Ford Explorer Visibility,rearview Mirrors/devices Recall | May 05, 1997

A Short Circuit Condition Can Occur In The Remote Power Mirror Control Switch Circuit Board As A Result Of A Separated Part Of The Contact Assembly Bridging The Switch Positive Battery Pad And Adjacent Chassis Ground Pad.the Current Can Overheat The Printed Circuit Board And Other Plastic And Elastomeric Components Of The Switch Assembly Resulting In Smoke Or Fire.. Follwoing Is The Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Install An In-line 10 Amp Fuse In The Positive Battery Feed To The Remote Power Mirror Control Switch Assembly.
owner Notification:owner Notification Is Expected To Begin May 19, 1997.notes:owners Who Take Their Vehicles To An Authorized Dealer On An Agreed Upon Service Date And Do Not Receive The Free Remedy Within A Reasonable Time Should Contact Ford At 1-800-392-3673.also Contact The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Auto Safety Hotline At 1-800-424-9393.

This recall was issued on May 05, 1997 for 1997 Ford Explorer, manufactured by FORD MOTOR COMPANY, in response to Visibility,rearview Mirrors/devices problems.

1997 Ford Contour Recall | Vehicle Description: Passenger Vehicles Equipped With The Traction Control Option. The Throttle Cables Were Damaged During Vehicle Assembly Leading To Fraying Or Separation Of The Throttle Cable.

1997 Ford Contour Vehicle Speed Control,cables Recall | Dec 08, 1997

Vehicle Description: Passenger Vehicles Equipped With The Traction Control Option. The Throttle Cables Were Damaged During Vehicle Assembly Leading To Fraying Or Separation Of The Throttle Cable.this Condition Could Prevent The Engine From Returning To Idle.. Follwoing Is The Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Replace The Throttle Cable With A Revised Design That Is Less Susceptible To Bending Or Kinking During Installation.
owner Notification Is Expected To Begin January 13, 1998. Owners Who Take Their Vehicles To An Authorized Dealer On An Agreed Upon Service Date And Do Not Receive The Free Remedy Within A Reasonable Time Should Contact Ford At 1-800-392-3673.also Contact The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Auto Safety Hotline At 1-800-424-9393.

This recall was issued on Dec 08, 1997 for 1997 Ford Contour, manufactured by FORD MOTOR COMPANY, in response to Vehicle Speed Control,cables problems.

1997 Ford Taurus Recall | These Vehicles Are Originally Sold Or Currently Registered In The Following States: Alaska, Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, And South Dakota. The Vehicles Involved Are 1992-1994 Tempo/topaz Vehicles

1997 Ford Taurus Engine And Engine Cooling,cooling System,fan Recall | Feb 25, 1997

These Vehicles Are Originally Sold Or Currently Registered In The Following States: Alaska, Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, And South Dakota. The Vehicles Involved Are 1992-1994 Tempo/topaz Vehicles With 3.0l Engines; 1994 Tempo/topaz With 2.3l Engines; 1992-1995 Taurus/sable With 3.8l Engines; 1994-1995 Taurus/sable With 3.0l Engines And 1992-1994 Lincoln Continental Vehicles With 3.8l Engines. During High Winds, Heavy, Blowing And Drifting Snow, And Low Temperatures, The Engine Cooling Fan Can Become Blocked Or Frozen With Snow. The Fan Motor May Not Rotate And Could Overheat.this Condition Can Cause Smoke Or Flames From The Fan And/or Shroud, The Fan Electrical Wiring, Or The Fan Motor Resulting In A Vehicle Fire.. Follwoing Is The Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Install An Electrical Jumper Harness Containing An Automatic Resetting Circuit Breaker To Protect The Fan Motor Low Speed Circuitry From Overheating.
owner Notification:owner Notification Is Expected To Begin April 15, 1997.notes:owners Who Take Their Vehicles To An Authorized Dealer On An Agreed Upon Service Date And Do Not Receive The Free Remedy Within A Reasonable Time Should Contact Ford At 1-800-392-3673.also Contact The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Auto Safety Hotline At 1-800-424-9393.

This recall was issued on Feb 25, 1997 for 1997 Ford Taurus, manufactured by FORD MOTOR COMPANY, in response to Engine And Engine Cooling,cooling System,fan problems.

1997 Ford Ranger Recall | Vehicle Description: Light Duty Pickup Trucks Equipped With 4.0l Engines. The Flexible Section Of The Chassis Mounted Fuel Line That Connects To The Engine Was Routed Too Close To The

1997 Ford Ranger Fuel System, Gasoline,delivery,hoses, Lines/piping, And Fittings Recall | Oct 28, 1997

Vehicle Description: Light Duty Pickup Trucks Equipped With 4.0l Engines. The Flexible Section Of The Chassis Mounted Fuel Line That Connects To The Engine Was Routed Too Close To The Exhaust Manifold. The Line Could Contact The Manifold.this Could Potentially Result In Damage To The Fuel Line, Or In Some Cases, Cause A Fuel Leak. Fuel Leakage In The Presence Of An Ignition Source Could Result In A Fire.. Follwoing Is The Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Install An Additional Clip To Hold The Fuel Line In The Intended Design Position.
owner Notification Is Expected To Begin December 1, 1997.owners Who Take Their Vehicles To An Authorized Dealer On An Agreed Upon Service Date And Do Not Receive The Free Remedy Within A Reasonable Time Should Contact Ford At 1-800-392-3673.also Contact The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Auto Safety Hotline At 1-800-424-9393.

This recall was issued on Oct 28, 1997 for 1997 Ford Ranger, manufactured by FORD MOTOR COMPANY, in response to Fuel System, Gasoline,delivery,hoses, Lines/piping, And Fittings problems.

1997 Ford Tempo Recall | These Vehicles Are Originally Sold Or Currently Registered In The Following States: Alaska, Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, And South Dakota. The Vehicles Involved Are 1992-1994 Tempo/topaz Vehicles

1997 Ford Tempo Engine And Engine Cooling,cooling System,fan Recall | Feb 25, 1997

These Vehicles Are Originally Sold Or Currently Registered In The Following States: Alaska, Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, And South Dakota. The Vehicles Involved Are 1992-1994 Tempo/topaz Vehicles With 3.0l Engines; 1994 Tempo/topaz With 2.3l Engines; 1992-1995 Taurus/sable With 3.8l Engines; 1994-1995 Taurus/sable With 3.0l Engines And 1992-1994 Lincoln Continental Vehicles With 3.8l Engines. During High Winds, Heavy, Blowing And Drifting Snow, And Low Temperatures, The Engine Cooling Fan Can Become Blocked Or Frozen With Snow. The Fan Motor May Not Rotate And Could Overheat.this Condition Can Cause Smoke Or Flames From The Fan And/or Shroud, The Fan Electrical Wiring, Or The Fan Motor Resulting In A Vehicle Fire.. Follwoing Is The Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Install An Electrical Jumper Harness Containing An Automatic Resetting Circuit Breaker To Protect The Fan Motor Low Speed Circuitry From Overheating.
owner Notification:owner Notification Is Expected To Begin April 15, 1997.notes:owners Who Take Their Vehicles To An Authorized Dealer On An Agreed Upon Service Date And Do Not Receive The Free Remedy Within A Reasonable Time Should Contact Ford At 1-800-392-3673.also Contact The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Auto Safety Hotline At 1-800-424-9393.

This recall was issued on Feb 25, 1997 for 1997 Ford Tempo, manufactured by FORD MOTOR COMPANY, in response to Engine And Engine Cooling,cooling System,fan problems.

1997 Ford Explorer Recall | Vehicle Description: Multi-purpose Passenger Vehicles Equipped With 5.0l Engines Originally Sold Or Currently Registered In The States Of Alaska, Idaho, Iowa, Maine, Michigan (upper Peninsula Only), Minnesota,

1997 Ford Explorer Vehicle Speed Control Recall | Apr 30, 1997

Vehicle Description: Multi-purpose Passenger Vehicles Equipped With 5.0l Engines Originally Sold Or Currently Registered In The States Of Alaska, Idaho, Iowa, Maine, Michigan (upper Peninsula Only), Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New York, North Dakota, South Dakota, Vermont, Wisconsin, And Wyoming. These Vehicles, When Operated For Extended Periods Of Time At Highway Speeds And Temperatures Below -20 Degrees Farenheit, Do Not Return To Idle Due To Ice In The Throttle Body.although The Vehicle Can Be Controlled By Either Applying The Service Brakes Or Shifting The Transmission To Neutral, Increased Brake Pedal Efforts Or Some Increase In Stopping Distance Can Result.. Follwoing Is The Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Install A Revised Pcv System With Water Heated Vacuum Source.
owner Notification:owner Notification Is Expected To Begin May 19, 1997.note:owners Who Take Their Vehicles To An Authorized Dealer On An Agreed Upon Service Date And Do Not Receive The Free Remedy Within A Reasonable Time Should Contact Ford At 1-800-392-3673.also Contact The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Auto Safety Hotline At 1-800-424-9393.

This recall was issued on Apr 30, 1997 for 1997 Ford Explorer, manufactured by FORD MOTOR COMPANY, in response to Vehicle Speed Control problems.

1997 Ford Mustang Recall | Vehicle Description: Passenger Vehicles And Mini-vans. The Rack And Pinion Steering Gears May Have Damaged Input Shaft Bearings.

1997 Ford Mustang Steering,gear Box,shaft Sector Recall | Sept 30, 1997

Vehicle Description: Passenger Vehicles And Mini-vans. The Rack And Pinion Steering Gears May Have Damaged Input Shaft Bearings.this Condition Can Increase Steering Efforts, Affecting Steering Control.. Follwoing Is The Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Inspect The Date Code On The Rack And Pinion Steering Gear, And, If Necessary, Replace Those Rack And Pinion Assemblies That Fall Within The Suspect Date Code Range. The Date Codes For Windstar Model Vehicles Are 97jb09 Or 97jc08; The Date Codes For Mustang Model Vehicles Are 97j09b Or 97j08b.
owner Notification Began September 23, 1997.dealers Were Advised To Stop Sale Of These Vehicles Until Inspections Could Be Performed And Were To Directly Contact Owners Of Any Vehicles That Have Been Delivered. Owners Who Take Their Vehicles To An Authorized Dealer On An Agreed Upon Service Date And Do Not Receive The Free Remedy Within A Reasonable Time Should Contact Ford At 1-800-392-3673.also Contact The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Auto Safety Hotline At 1-800-424-9393.

This recall was issued on Sept 30, 1997 for 1997 Ford Mustang, manufactured by FORD MOTOR COMPANY, in response to Steering,gear Box,shaft Sector problems.