2003 Ford Explorer Recall | Certain Pickup Truck, Van, And Mini Van Conversions Equipped With

2003 Ford Explorer Structure Recall | Mar 07, 2003

Certain Pickup Truck, Van, And Mini Van Conversions Equipped With Southern Comfort Built Running Boards That Contain Certain Courtesy Lights Manufactured By American Technology Components, Inc. These Units Contain A Courtesy Light Or Lights That Might Overheat When The Wire Harness Is Exposed To Excessive Moisture And Road Salt.

This Overheating Condition Can Cause The Running Board To Melt Or Cause A Fire.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Replace The Wiring Harness On These Running Boards. Owner Notification Began March 7, 2003. 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 Southern Comfort At 1-800-745-6096.

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 Mar 07, 2003 for 2003 Ford Explorer, manufactured by SOUTHERN COMFORT CONVERSIONS, in response to Structure problems.

2003 Ford E Series Recall | Certain Pickup Truck, Van, And Mini Van Conversions Equipped With

2003 Ford E Series Structure Recall | Mar 07, 2003

Certain Pickup Truck, Van, And Mini Van Conversions Equipped With Southern Comfort Built Running Boards That Contain Certain Courtesy Lights Manufactured By American Technology Components, Inc. These Units Contain A Courtesy Light Or Lights That Might Overheat When The Wire Harness Is Exposed To Excessive Moisture And Road Salt.

This Overheating Condition Can Cause The Running Board To Melt Or Cause A Fire.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Replace The Wiring Harness On These Running Boards. Owner Notification Began March 7, 2003. 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 Southern Comfort At 1-800-745-6096.

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 Mar 07, 2003 for 2003 Ford E Series, manufactured by SOUTHERN COMFORT CONVERSIONS, in response to Structure problems.

2003 Ford Expedition Recall | Certain Pickup Truck, Van, And Mini Van Conversions Equipped With

2003 Ford Expedition Structure Recall | Mar 07, 2003

Certain Pickup Truck, Van, And Mini Van Conversions Equipped With Southern Comfort Built Running Boards That Contain Certain Courtesy Lights Manufactured By American Technology Components, Inc. These Units Contain A Courtesy Light Or Lights That Might Overheat When The Wire Harness Is Exposed To Excessive Moisture And Road Salt.

This Overheating Condition Can Cause The Running Board To Melt Or Cause A Fire.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Replace The Wiring Harness On These Running Boards. Owner Notification Began March 7, 2003. 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 Southern Comfort At 1-800-745-6096.

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 Mar 07, 2003 for 2003 Ford Expedition, manufactured by SOUTHERN COMFORT CONVERSIONS, in response to Structure problems.

2003 Ford F Series Recall | Certain Pickup Truck, Van, And Mini Van Conversions Equipped With

2003 Ford F Series Structure Recall | Mar 07, 2003

Certain Pickup Truck, Van, And Mini Van Conversions Equipped With Southern Comfort Built Running Boards That Contain Certain Courtesy Lights Manufactured By American Technology Components, Inc. These Units Contain A Courtesy Light Or Lights That Might Overheat When The Wire Harness Is Exposed To Excessive Moisture And Road Salt.

This Overheating Condition Can Cause The Running Board To Melt Or Cause A Fire.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Replace The Wiring Harness On These Running Boards. Owner Notification Began March 7, 2003. 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 Southern Comfort At 1-800-745-6096.

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 Mar 07, 2003 for 2003 Ford F Series, manufactured by SOUTHERN COMFORT CONVERSIONS, in response to Structure problems.

2003 Ford Taurus Recall | Certain Passenger Vehicles Fail To Comply With The Requirements Of Federal Motor

2003 Ford Taurus Visibility,windshield Recall | Mar 10, 2003

Certain Passenger Vehicles Fail To Comply With The Requirements Of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 212, “windshield Mounting.” The Windshields May Potentially Exhibit Increased Wind Noise, Water Leakage, And Squeaks And Rattles.

Potential Loss Of Windshield Retention May Also Reduce Occupant Protection In The Event Of A Crash.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Replace These Windshields. Owner Notification Began On March 31, 2003. 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/mercury At 1-800-392-3673.

Ford Recall No.03c03. 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 Mar 10, 2003 for 2003 Ford Taurus, manufactured by FORD MOTOR COMPANY, in response to Visibility,windshield problems.

2003 Ford F-150 Recall | On Certain Pickup Trucks, The Pitman Arm To Steering Gear Retaining

2003 Ford F-150 Steering,gear Box,shaft Pitman Recall | Sept 22, 2003

On Certain Pickup Trucks, The Pitman Arm To Steering Gear Retaining Nut Was Not Fully Tightened To The Required Specification.

If The Pitman Arm To Gearbox Attachment Nut Loosens, A Noise And A Loose Feel In The Steering Could Occur. If The Condition Progressed And Service Was Not Sought, The Nut Could Back Off Completely And The Pitman Arm Could Separate From The Gear Causing A Loss Of Steering. If The Warning Is Not Heeded And Steering Is Lost, A Crash May Result.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Tighten The Pitman Arm Retaining Nut To Specifications. Owner Notification Began On October 1, 2003. Owners Should Contact Ford At 1-866-436-7332.

Ford Recall No. 03s07.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 Sept 22, 2003 for 2003 Ford F-150, manufactured by FORD MOTOR COMPANY, in response to Steering,gear Box,shaft Pitman problems.

2003 Ford Windstar Recall | Certain Minivans Fail To Comply With The Requirements Of Federal Motor Vehicle

2003 Ford Windstar Seats,mid/rear Assembly Recall | Nov 06, 2003

Certain Minivans Fail To Comply With The Requirements Of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 225, “child Restraint Anchorage System.” During Testing, A Third Row Bench Floor-to-seat Latch Released Before The Strength Requirement Was Met. Identical Latches Are Used In The Second Row Of Seats.

If The Latches On Th4e Second Or Third Row Seats Of The Vehicle Release In A Crash, The Potential For Occupant Injury Is Increased.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Replace The Seat-to-floor Latches On The Second And Third Row Of Seats. Owner Notification Began On November 21, 2003. Owners Should Contact Ford At 1-800-392-3673.

Ford Recall No. 03c05.also, Customers Can 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 Nov 06, 2003 for 2003 Ford Windstar, manufactured by FORD MOTOR COMPANY, in response to Seats,mid/rear Assembly problems.

2003 Ford Explorer Recall | On Certain Sport Utility Vehicles Equipped With High Back Seats, The

2003 Ford Explorer Seats,front Assembly,recliner Recall | Aug 05, 2003

On Certain Sport Utility Vehicles Equipped With High Back Seats, The Upper Bolt On The Driver’s Side High Back Seat, That Attaches The Seat Recliner Mechanism To The Seat Back Frame, Could Fracture. If The Bolt Fractures And Does Not Jam In The Seat Back Frame, The Seat Back May Recline Until It Makes Contact With An Object Behind The Seat, Such As The Second Row Seat Cushion.

The Driver Could Potentially Lose Contact With The Steering Wheel Or Foot Pedals During Such An Event, Increasing The Risk Of A Crash.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Replace The Driver Seat Upper Bolt With A Metal Spacer And Bolt. In Addition, Seats With Tubular Back Frames Will Have The Fully Threaded Lower Recliner Bolt Replaced With A Partially Threaded Bolt. Owner Notification Began On August 29, 2003. Owners Should Contact Ford At 1-800-392-3673.

Ford Recall No. 03s04.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 Aug 05, 2003 for 2003 Ford Explorer, manufactured by FORD MOTOR COMPANY, in response to Seats,front Assembly,recliner problems.

2003 Ford Explorer Sport Recall | On Certain Sport Utility Vehicles Equipped With High Back Seats, The

2003 Ford Explorer Sport Seats,front Assembly,recliner Recall | Aug 05, 2003

On Certain Sport Utility Vehicles Equipped With High Back Seats, The Upper Bolt On The Driver’s Side High Back Seat, That Attaches The Seat Recliner Mechanism To The Seat Back Frame, Could Fracture. If The Bolt Fractures And Does Not Jam In The Seat Back Frame, The Seat Back May Recline Until It Makes Contact With An Object Behind The Seat, Such As The Second Row Seat Cushion.

The Driver Could Potentially Lose Contact With The Steering Wheel Or Foot Pedals During Such An Event, Increasing The Risk Of A Crash.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Replace The Driver Seat Upper Bolt With A Metal Spacer And Bolt. In Addition, Seats With Tubular Back Frames Will Have The Fully Threaded Lower Recliner Bolt Replaced With A Partially Threaded Bolt. Owner Notification Began On August 29, 2003. Owners Should Contact Ford At 1-800-392-3673.

Ford Recall No. 03s04.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 Aug 05, 2003 for 2003 Ford Explorer Sport, manufactured by FORD MOTOR COMPANY, in response to Seats,front Assembly,recliner problems.

2003 Ford Explorer Sport Trac Recall | On Certain Sport Utility Vehicles Equipped With High Back Seats, The

2003 Ford Explorer Sport Trac Seats,front Assembly,recliner Recall | Aug 05, 2003

On Certain Sport Utility Vehicles Equipped With High Back Seats, The Upper Bolt On The Driver’s Side High Back Seat, That Attaches The Seat Recliner Mechanism To The Seat Back Frame, Could Fracture. If The Bolt Fractures And Does Not Jam In The Seat Back Frame, The Seat Back May Recline Until It Makes Contact With An Object Behind The Seat, Such As The Second Row Seat Cushion.

The Driver Could Potentially Lose Contact With The Steering Wheel Or Foot Pedals During Such An Event, Increasing The Risk Of A Crash.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Replace The Driver Seat Upper Bolt With A Metal Spacer And Bolt. In Addition, Seats With Tubular Back Frames Will Have The Fully Threaded Lower Recliner Bolt Replaced With A Partially Threaded Bolt. Owner Notification Began On August 29, 2003. Owners Should Contact Ford At 1-800-392-3673.

Ford Recall No. 03s04.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 Aug 05, 2003 for 2003 Ford Explorer Sport Trac, manufactured by FORD MOTOR COMPANY, in response to Seats,front Assembly,recliner problems.