2003 Ford F-750 Recall | Certain Medium Duty Chassis Cabs Fail To Comply With The Requirements Of

2003 Ford F-750 Equipment,other,labels Recall | Aug 05, 2003

Certain Medium Duty Chassis Cabs Fail To Comply With The Requirements Of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 120, “tire Selection And Rims For Motor Vehicles Other Than Passenger Cars.” The Tire Placard Label And Incomplete Vehicle Label May Have Incorrect Metric (kpa) Tire Pressure Information (tire Inflation Pressure Shown In English Units (psi) Is Correct), And Transposed Tire Size And Rim Size Information.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Owners Will Be Sent Corrected Labels With Instructions For Installation. Owner Notification Began August 8, 2003. Owners Should Contact Ford At 1-800-392-3673.

Ford Recall No. 03l13.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 F-750, manufactured by FORD MOTOR COMPANY, in response to Equipment,other,labels 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 Crown Victoria Recall | On Certain Police And Taxi Vehicles Equipped With Steel Wheels, Some

2003 Ford Crown Victoria Wheels Recall | Aug 05, 2003

On Certain Police And Taxi Vehicles Equipped With Steel Wheels, Some Of The Wheels May Develop Cracks In The Rim Near The Weld Line That Connects The Rim To The Disk.

The Cracks Can Ultimately Result In Rapid Air Loss From The Tire And Could Affect Vehicle Control, Increasing The Risk Of A Crash.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Inspect And Replace The Four Road Wheels And Spare Wheel With The Manufacturing Date Codes Of August 18, 2001 Through September 22, 2002. In Addition, Ford Is Providing Extended Warranty Coverage For Wheels On 2003 Crown Victoria Police Interceptor And Taxis Built From October 1, 2002 Through April 29, 2003. These Wheels Are Exhibiting Cracks At A Substantially Lower Rate Than Those Wheels Included In The Recall. Owner Notification Began On August 8, 2003. Owners Should Contact Ford At 1-800-392-3673.

Ford Recall No. 03s05.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 Crown Victoria, manufactured by FORD MOTOR COMPANY, in response to Wheels problems.

2003 Ford Cvpi Recall | On Certain Police And Taxi Vehicles Equipped With Steel Wheels, Some

2003 Ford Cvpi Wheels Recall | Aug 05, 2003

On Certain Police And Taxi Vehicles Equipped With Steel Wheels, Some Of The Wheels May Develop Cracks In The Rim Near The Weld Line That Connects The Rim To The Disk.

The Cracks Can Ultimately Result In Rapid Air Loss From The Tire And Could Affect Vehicle Control, Increasing The Risk Of A Crash.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Inspect And Replace The Four Road Wheels And Spare Wheel With The Manufacturing Date Codes Of August 18, 2001 Through September 22, 2002. In Addition, Ford Is Providing Extended Warranty Coverage For Wheels On 2003 Crown Victoria Police Interceptor And Taxis Built From October 1, 2002 Through April 29, 2003. These Wheels Are Exhibiting Cracks At A Substantially Lower Rate Than Those Wheels Included In The Recall. Owner Notification Began On August 8, 2003. Owners Should Contact Ford At 1-800-392-3673.

Ford Recall No. 03s05.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 Cvpi, manufactured by FORD MOTOR COMPANY, in response to Wheels problems.

2003 Ford Explorer Recall | On Certain Sport Utility Vehicles Equipped With Speed Control And 4.0l

2003 Ford Explorer Vehicle Speed Control,cables Recall | Aug 05, 2003

On Certain Sport Utility Vehicles Equipped With Speed Control And 4.0l Sohc Engines, If The Strand Cover On The Speed Control Cable Becomes Flared At The End, The Speed Control Cable May Bind When The Speed Control Is Activated.

The Throttle Return Spring Force May Not Be Sufficient To Overcome The Binding Condition When The Speed Control Is Disengaged. Braking Function Would Be Maintained Though Stopping Distances May Be Increased.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Inspect The Speed Control Cable And, If Necessary, Replace It. Owner Notification Began August 29, 2003. Owners Should Contact Ford At 1-800-392-3673.

Ford Recall No. 03s03.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 Vehicle Speed Control,cables problems.

2003 Ford Explorer Sport Recall | On Certain Sport Utility Vehicles Equipped With Speed Control And 4.0l

2003 Ford Explorer Sport Vehicle Speed Control,cables Recall | Aug 05, 2003

On Certain Sport Utility Vehicles Equipped With Speed Control And 4.0l Sohc Engines, If The Strand Cover On The Speed Control Cable Becomes Flared At The End, The Speed Control Cable May Bind When The Speed Control Is Activated.

The Throttle Return Spring Force May Not Be Sufficient To Overcome The Binding Condition When The Speed Control Is Disengaged. Braking Function Would Be Maintained Though Stopping Distances May Be Increased.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Inspect The Speed Control Cable And, If Necessary, Replace It. Owner Notification Began August 29, 2003. Owners Should Contact Ford At 1-800-392-3673.

Ford Recall No. 03s03.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 Vehicle Speed Control,cables problems.

2003 Ford Explorer Sport Trac Recall | On Certain Sport Utility Vehicles Equipped With Speed Control And 4.0l

2003 Ford Explorer Sport Trac Vehicle Speed Control,cables Recall | Aug 05, 2003

On Certain Sport Utility Vehicles Equipped With Speed Control And 4.0l Sohc Engines, If The Strand Cover On The Speed Control Cable Becomes Flared At The End, The Speed Control Cable May Bind When The Speed Control Is Activated.

The Throttle Return Spring Force May Not Be Sufficient To Overcome The Binding Condition When The Speed Control Is Disengaged. Braking Function Would Be Maintained Though Stopping Distances May Be Increased.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Inspect The Speed Control Cable And, If Necessary, Replace It. Owner Notification Began August 29, 2003. Owners Should Contact Ford At 1-800-392-3673.

Ford Recall No. 03s03.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 Vehicle Speed Control,cables problems.

2003 Ford Crown Victoria Recall | On Certain Natural Gas Vehicles, If A Flame From A Vehicle

2003 Ford Crown Victoria Fuel System, Other,storage,tank Assembly Recall | Nov 06, 2003

On Certain Natural Gas Vehicles, If A Flame From A Vehicle Interior Fire Becomes Locally Directed At The Natural Gas Fuel Tank Located Immediately Behind The Rear Seat, The Flame Could Damage The Fiberglass Wrap On The Tank Weakening The Tank.

If The Strength Of The Tank Is Significantly Compromised, It Could Rupture, Increasing The Risk Of A Fire.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Install An Insulator Behind The Current Seat Back. Owner Notification Began On January 7, 2004. Owners Should Contact Ford At 1-800-392-3673.

Ford Recall No. 03s08.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 Nov 06, 2003 for 2003 Ford Crown Victoria, manufactured by FORD MOTOR COMPANY, in response to Fuel System, Other,storage,tank Assembly problems.

2003 Ford F-150 Recall | On Certain Pickup Trucks And Sport Utility Vehicles, If The Intermediate

2003 Ford F-150 Steering,gear Box,shaft Sector Recall | May 27, 2003

On Certain Pickup Trucks And Sport Utility Vehicles, If The Intermediate Shaft Yoke Separates From The Steering Gear Input Shaft, The Steering System Becomes Disconnected.

This Could Result In Loss Of Steering Control, Potentially Resulting In A Vehicle Crash Without Warning.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Inspect The Steering Intermediate Shaft Yoke To Determine If The Yoke Is Fully Seated On The Steering Gear Input Shaft. If The Yoke Is Fully Seated No Service Is Required. If The Yoke Is Not Fully Seated And Bolt Groove And Spline Is Visible, The Intermediate Shaft And Bolt Will Be Replaced As Well As The Bolt At The Steering Column Connection. Owner Notification Began On May 30, 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 At 1-800-392-3673.

Ford Recall No. 03s02.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 May 27, 2003 for 2003 Ford F-150, manufactured by FORD MOTOR COMPANY, in response to Steering,gear Box,shaft Sector problems.