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Ford Escort 1997
Ford Motor Company
Location:
Williamstown, VT

tether child safety sea tharness strap failed to work properly. *ak

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FALP10P0VW. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Feb 19, 1997. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Ford ESCORT 1997 Drive type:FWD. Fuel System:N/A.

Ford Econoline 1993
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Feb 20, 1998
Location:
Oklahoma City, OK

consumer purchased cosco model # 02-086 css on february 7, 98. consumer was in an accident and child was strapped in seat when vehicle went off interstate and rolled over twice. the child seat harness came undone, and the child was hanging by his neck. the child was cut from back of neck all the way up.driver also suffered injuries. *ak

Vehicle was involved in a crash. 2 person(s) were injured. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FDEE14Y9PH. Accident was reported to Police. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Feb 07, 1998. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford ECONOLINE 1993 Drive type:FWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Ford ECONOLINE 1993 Child Seat Tether (strap) Transmission Type: AUTO. Vehicle Speed: 60 mph.

Ford Escort 1992
Ford Motor Company
Location:
Chesterfield, VA

multiple eletrical failures in instrumentation and panel controls. abrupt failure of dash lights that illuminate speedometer and other crucial instrumentation. also, multiple failures of electrically powered passive restraints, confining front passengers in seats with inability to disable restraint (shoulder belt). multiple electrical failures of other dash instrumentation/controls to include heating/cooling/fan/radio and signals. in regard to second component, inability to properly install independent child safety seat in right front (passenger) seat, even with manufacturer-supplied "locking clip" as belts cannot be properly b secured under any circumstances. *ak

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FAPP15J8NW. Vehicle was purchased on Nov 01, 1997. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Ford ESCORT 1992 Drive type:FWD. Fuel type: gas.

Ford Windstar 1998
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Feb 08, 2000
Location:
Spring Grove, IL

child weighing 33 pounds sits in the built-in child seatin which harness is too high, and does not protect the child correctly. please provide further information. *ak

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):2FMM514OWBA. Original Owner. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Escort 1988
Ford Motor Company
Location:
Winter Park, FL

while child is in child seat seat belts become undone . consumer contacted manufacturer/ dealer. please provide further information.*ak

Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Explorer 1995
Ford Motor Company
Location:
Burnsville, MN

graco model number 8480hg, dom 2/17/01. i have a 21 month old boy and he can easily undo the harness clasp when in the seat. i think that the clasp is made of a too flexible material. manufacturer doesn't agree. could you check into this?*ak

Original Owner. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Ford EXPLORER 1995 Drive type:FWD. Fuel type: gas.

Ford E-150 1999
Ford Motor Company
Location:
Beecher, IL

cosco convertible car seat manufactured in 02-04-00; #12935mag. impossible to tighten harness around child when in rear-facing position. 3 inches of slack in harness webbing at shoulders. contacted cosco, they deny problem. cosco said it is my vehicle. this happens even if you try to do it on living room floor. i contacted nhtsa via phone to find out the standard for max amount of force allowed to tighten belts. was told someone would call back. no one did.

0 person(s) were injured. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Jan 01, 2000. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford E-150 1999 Drive type:RWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas.

Ford Explorer 1999
Ford Motor Company
Location:
Granada Hills, CA

there were problems with the back seat as far as not having the tether points where booster seat could be securely fit into the seat(s). the manufacturer was contacted, and stated that they will not be able to find any solution for the consumer. the dealer was contacted, and stated that the only thing that they could suggest was to purchase a new vehicle. *ak *scc

Vehicle was purchased on June 05, 2001. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Fuel type: gas. Ford EXPLORER 1999 Child Seat Tether (strap) Transmission Type: AUTO.

Ford Windstar 2002
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Aug 25, 2003
Location:
Havelock, NC

consumer called complaining about having problems with the evenflo child seat model #25804167, dom 01/05/2002. the manufacturer was not contacted at the time of this call. the rear buckle which held the left harness unbuckled by itself every time child will lean forward.*ak *ts *jb

Mileage was 14800 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):2FMZA50442B. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Aug 03, 2002. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Vehicle had 6 cylinders. Fuel type: gas. Ford WINDSTAR 2002 Child Seat Tether (strap) Transmission Type: AUTO. Vehicle Speed: 35 mph. Dealer's name: Cowles Ford . Dealer's telephone number: 703-690-9200 . Dealer's city: Woodbridge . Dealer's state code: VA. Dealer's zipcode: 22191 .

Ford Taurus 2000
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Oct 05, 2004
Location:
Oakland, CA

britax model # e90644, dom 03/28/2003. consumer received two recalls 04c002000 for the harness strap. no parts were available.*ak

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Original Owner. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Vehicle had 6 cylinders. Ford TAURUS 2000 Drive type:FWD. Fuel System:Fuel injection. Fuel type: gas. Ford TAURUS 2000 Child Seat Tether (strap) Transmission Type: AUTO.

Ford Taurus 1993
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Nov 01, 2004
Location:
Seekonk, MA

evenflo car seat harness adjuster strap difficult to adjust weather the css is occuied or occupeid. css installed forward facing, back seat, center with lap belt. *bf *nm

Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.


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