Ford Electrical System Alternator/generator/regulator


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Ford Tempo 1987
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Oct 01, 1992
Location:
Bedford, TX

replaced alternator. *ak

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):2FABP36X7HB. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Tempo 1988
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Jan 28, 1995
Location:
Fayetteville, NC

alternator caught fire while driving (original equipment). tt

Vehicle was on fire. 0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):2FAPP36X0JB. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Mustang 1990
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Jan 21, 1995
Location:
Newark, 00

notice a fire in engine compartment, due to defect in alternator. tt

Vehicle was on fire. 0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FACP41E1LF. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Bronco 1989
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Feb 02, 1995
Location:
Hormer City, PA

vehicle was parked after being driven, under the dash fire caused by a short in alternator. tt

Vehicle was on fire. 0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMEU15N6KL. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Windstar 1995
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Feb 09, 1995
Location:
Jessup, MD

alternator/regulator/starter recall repairs refused due to dealership's insistence that her car was not recalled. however, owner recieved recall notice. tt

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):2EMDA5140SB. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Tempo 1988
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Jan 15, 1995
Location:
Buckhannon, WV

alternator failure keeps burning out voltage regulator 4 times. tt

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FAPP3953JK. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Taurus 1987
Ford Motor Company
Location:
Geneva, 00

experience connector failure when wire to alternator fused together, which caused voltage to be driven up, and potential for fire on 4 cylinder engine. tt

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FABP50D7HA. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Thunderbird 1989
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Feb 05, 1995
Location:
Rocklin, CA

while driving owner noticed fowl smell pulled over opened hood vehicle on fire. possible faulty wires of alternator. please describe details. tt

Vehicle was on fire. 0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Escort 1988
Ford Motor Company
Location:
Margate, FL

alternator started engine fire. tt

Vehicle was on fire. 0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Bronco 1986
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Feb 06, 1995
Location:
Perrington, MI

alternator failed.

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMCU14T0GU. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Escort 1992
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Apr 07, 1995
Location:
Cameron, TX

when started, engine smoked turned off ignition, engine continued to run, had to disconnect battery cable to abort fire, due to alternator failure. tt

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FAPP14J6NW. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Escort 1991
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Dec 20, 1994
Location:
Inglewood, CA

alternator/regulator failed.

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):3FAPP11J1MR. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford F Series (light) 1988
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
June 01, 1994
Location:
Bellevue, MI

alternator replaced. (f150) *skd

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):2FTEF1446JC. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Tempo 1989
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Apr 29, 1995
Location:
Houston, TX

sitting at a drive through and front of the car started to smoke open the hood and there was a fire. tt an automotive shop owner stated that ford's alternator connector wires are defective. *slc

Vehicle was on fire. 0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):2FAPP38S1KB. Vehicle was purchased on Sept 01, 1989. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford TEMPO 1989 Drive type:FWD. Ford TEMPO 1989 Electrical System Alternator/generator/regulator Transmission Type: MAN .

Ford Tempo 1987
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
May 10, 1995
Location:
Yakima, WA

under the hood electrical fire with wiring connector that plugs into top of alternator. *ak

Vehicle was on fire. 0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):2FABP37X1HB. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Bronco Ii 1990
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
June 05, 1995
Location:
Foxworth, MS

the alternator caused the truck to catch on fire. please explain. tt

Vehicle was on fire. 0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMCU12T3LU. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Thunderbird 1990
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
June 21, 1995
Location:
Carrollton, TX

vehicle started to smoke short in alternator. resulting in vehicle catching on fire. tt

Vehicle was on fire. 0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford F150 1990
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
May 01, 1995
Location:
West Palm Be, FL

under the hood fire, alternator fire while driving, electrical short. tt

Vehicle was on fire. 0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Probe 1989
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Feb 11, 1994
Location:
Lynbrook, NY

every 12000 miles the electrical system altenator needs to be replaced, this is the 4th complaint about the same problem. *ak

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Taurus 1993
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
July 17, 1995
Location:
Rocky Mounta, NC

starter failed. *ak

Vehicle was on fire. 1 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FALT5248PA. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.


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