2002 Ford Focus Svt Recall | On Certain Passenger Vehicles Built With Manual Transaxles, There Is The

2002 Ford Focus Svt Vehicle Speed Control,cruise Control Recall | Apr 18, 2002

On Certain Passenger Vehicles Built With Manual Transaxles, There Is The Potential For The Speed Control Cable To Hang Up At The Throttle Body Bracket During High, Wide Open Throttle Operation, Preventing The Throttle From Returning To The Closed Position When The Accelerator Is Released.

If This Condition Were To Occur, It May Be Necessary To Depress The Clutch And Apply The Brake To Bring The Vehicle To A Stop.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Replace The Throttle Body And Check For Proper Operation. Owner Notification Began April 25, 2002. 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 1-866-436-7332.

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 Apr 18, 2002 for 2002 Ford Focus Svt, manufactured by FORD MOTOR COMPANY, in response to Vehicle Speed Control,cruise Control problems.