2002 Ford Crown Victoria Recall | In Order To Enhance Police Office Safety, Model Year 1992-2003 Crown

2002 Ford Crown Victoria Fuel System, Gasoline,storage,tank Assembly Recall | Oct 15, 2002

In Order To Enhance Police Office Safety, Model Year 1992-2003 Crown Victoria Police Interceptor (cvpi) Vehicles Will Be Equipped With Shields Designed To Help Protect The Fuel Tank In High-speed Rear-impact Crashes. Ford Also Will Be Offering An Optional Trunk Package Designed To Improve The Safe Transport Of Sharp-edged, Heavy Equipment In These Vehicles.

Some High-speed Rear-impact Crashes Have Resulted In Fuel Tank Punctures And Fires In Cvpi Vehicles.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Ford Has Advised Us That Shield Kits Have Been Available Since Late October And Will Be Installed On Police Interceptor Vehicles At No Cost. The Optional Trank Package Will Be Available By The End Of 2002. Ford Has Established A New Web Site At Www.cvpi.com To Answer Additional Questions About The Safe Use Of Cpvi Vehicles.

Customers Can Also Contact The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Auto Safety Hotline At 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236).

This recall was issued on Oct 15, 2002 for 2002 Ford Crown Victoria, manufactured by FORD MOTOR COMPANY, in response to Fuel System, Gasoline,storage,tank Assembly problems.

2002 Ford Crown Victoria Recall | On Certain Natural Gas Model Vehicles, A T-fitting That Connects Fuel

2002 Ford Crown Victoria Fuel System, Other,storage,tank Assembly Recall | Sept 06, 2002

On Certain Natural Gas Model Vehicles, A T-fitting That Connects Fuel Tanks #3 And #4 Can Develop A Leak When The Solenoid Valves Are Energized, Such As When The Ignition Switch Is In The On Position Or During Refueling.

A Gas Leak Of Sufficient Quantity Concentrated In An Area To Create A Combustible Mixture And In The Presence Of An Ignition Source Could Result In A Fire.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Install A Redesigned “t” Fitting On #4 Fuel Tank And Tested For Leakage. Owner Notification Began September 13, 2002. Owners Who Do Not Receive The Free Remedy Within A Reasonable Time Should Contact Ford At 1-866-436-7332.

Also Contact The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Auto Safety Hotline At 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236).

This recall was issued on Sept 06, 2002 for 2002 Ford Crown Victoria, manufactured by FORD MOTOR COMPANY, in response to Fuel System, Other,storage,tank Assembly problems.