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Top Ford Escort Safety Problems

Air Bags Frontal (400 Safety Reviews)
no deployment of driver's air bag during a collision.
driver's air bag deployed during a rearend collision, burning
vehicle hit a dumpster head on, to avoid a
vehicle had frontal collision at 35mph and driver's and
vehicle had frontal collision at 35mph and driver's and
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Seat Belts (311 Safety Reviews)
while driving at 70 mph vehicle went over a patch
the defective driver's motorized seat belt stuck in the middle
hello, i have a 1995 ford escort with
driver's side automatic seat belt failed to retract and would
the seat belt on the driver side is stuck in
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Electrical System Ignition Switch (242 Safety Reviews)
ignition switch failed and recall repairs refused due to transmission
vehicle caught fire when ignition switch was turned.owner
power door locks don't work properly. also, ignition
ignition switch failed.
ignition switch locked.
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Engine And Engine Cooling Engine Gasoline (211 Safety Reviews)
when pulling out from a stop, vehicle may lose
when driving at approximately various speeds engine will stall out
engine shuts off.
vehicle would stall out at different speeds. almost rearended
after vehicle had been driven on interstate owner went to
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Fuel System, Gasoline Storage Tank Assembly (191 Safety Reviews)
smell of gas fumes inside/outside of vehicle; checked under
recall 97v145000; blount strange ford has no knowledge of
fuel tank leaked due to design of the assembly.
tl* the contact owns a 1993 ford escort. while
fuel gauge failed.
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Engine And Engine Cooling Engine (187 Safety Reviews)
pulley separates, breaks power steering belt and rubs against
recall 89v095000; engine gaskets; when the recall
tl* the contact owns a 2003 ford escort. the
a heavy smell of oil comes inside of the car
the timing belt failed.
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Ford Escort Safety Reports

Air Bags (133 Safety Reviews)

Air Bags Frontal (400 Safety Reviews)

Air Bags Frontal Driver Side Inflator Module (2 Safety Reviews)

Air Bags Frontal Sensor/control Module (39 Safety Reviews)

Air Bags On-off Switch Assembly (1 Safety Reviews)

Air Bags Side/window (10 Safety Reviews)

Child Seat (2 Safety Reviews)

Child Seat Positioning Clip (1 Safety Reviews)

Child Seat Shell Booster (1 Safety Reviews)

Child Seat Tether (strap) (3 Safety Reviews)

Communications Horn Assembly (48 Safety Reviews)

Electrical System (113 Safety Reviews)

Electrical System Instrument Panel (1 Safety Reviews)

Electrical System Alternator/generator/regulator (46 Safety Reviews)

Electrical System Battery (19 Safety Reviews)

Electrical System Battery Cables (4 Safety Reviews)

Electrical System Fuses And Circuit Breakers (27 Safety Reviews)

Electrical System Ignition (114 Safety Reviews)

Electrical System Ignition Anti-theft Controller (4 Safety Reviews)

Electrical System Ignition Module (23 Safety Reviews)

Electrical System Ignition Switch (242 Safety Reviews)

Electrical System Starter Assembly (17 Safety Reviews)

Electrical System Starter Assembly Solenoid (1 Safety Reviews)

Electrical System Wiring (89 Safety Reviews)

Electrical System Wiring Rear Compartment/trunk (4 Safety Reviews)

Electrical System Wiring Front Underhood (59 Safety Reviews)

Electrical System Wiring Interior/under Dash (73 Safety Reviews)

Engine (1 Safety Reviews)

Engine And Engine Cooling (42 Safety Reviews)

Engine And Engine Cooling Cooling System (20 Safety Reviews)

Engine And Engine Cooling Cooling System Fan (9 Safety Reviews)

Engine And Engine Cooling Cooling System Radiator Assembly (16 Safety Reviews)

Engine And Engine Cooling Engine (187 Safety Reviews)

Engine And Engine Cooling Engine Gasoline (211 Safety Reviews)

Engine And Engine Cooling Engine Gasoline Belts And Associated Pulleys (28 Safety Reviews)

Engine And Engine Cooling Exhaust System (23 Safety Reviews)

Engine And Engine Cooling Exhaust System Emission Control (10 Safety Reviews)

Engine And Engine Cooling Exhaust System Emission Control Catalytic Convertor (12 Safety Reviews)

Engine And Engine Cooling Exhaust System Emission Control Crankcase (pcv) (1 Safety Reviews)

Engine And Engine Cooling Exhaust System Emission Control Gas Recirculation Valve (egr Valve) (9 Safety Reviews)

Engine And Engine Cooling Exhaust System Manifold/header/muffler/tail Pipe (4 Safety Reviews)

Equipment (2 Safety Reviews)

Equipment Air Conditioner (24 Safety Reviews)

Equipment Electrical (2 Safety Reviews)

Equipment Electrical Air Conditioner (17 Safety Reviews)

Equipment Electrical Anti-theft Devices (1 Safety Reviews)

Equipment Electrical Radio/tape Deck/cd Etc. (15 Safety Reviews)

Equipment Mechanical Jacks (3 Safety Reviews)

Equipment Other Labels (1 Safety Reviews)

Equipment Other Owners/service/other Manual (1 Safety Reviews)

Exterior Lighting (7 Safety Reviews)

Exterior Lighting Back Up Lights (3 Safety Reviews)

Exterior Lighting Brake Lights (13 Safety Reviews)

Exterior Lighting Brake Lights Switch (8 Safety Reviews)

Exterior Lighting Fog Lights (1 Safety Reviews)

Exterior Lighting Hazard Flashing Warning Lights Switch (1 Safety Reviews)

Exterior Lighting Headlights (51 Safety Reviews)

Exterior Lighting Headlights Concealment Devices (1 Safety Reviews)

Exterior Lighting Headlights High/low Beam Dimmer Switch (2 Safety Reviews)

Exterior Lighting Headlights Switch (10 Safety Reviews)

Exterior Lighting Tail Lights (3 Safety Reviews)

Exterior Lighting Tail Lights Switch (1 Safety Reviews)

Exterior Lighting Turn Signal (8 Safety Reviews)

Exterior Lighting Turn Signal Flasher Unit (2 Safety Reviews)

Exterior Lighting Turn Signal Switch (4 Safety Reviews)

Fuel System, Gasoline (53 Safety Reviews)

Fuel System, Gasoline Carburetor System (7 Safety Reviews)

Fuel System, Gasoline Delivery (21 Safety Reviews)

Fuel System, Gasoline Delivery Fuel Pump (72 Safety Reviews)

Fuel System, Gasoline Delivery Hoses, Lines/piping, And Fittings (21 Safety Reviews)

Fuel System, Gasoline Fuel Injection System (16 Safety Reviews)

Fuel System, Gasoline Fuel Injection System Injectors (2 Safety Reviews)

Fuel System, Gasoline Storage (3 Safety Reviews)

Fuel System, Gasoline Storage Auxillary Tank (1 Safety Reviews)

Fuel System, Gasoline Storage Auxillary Tank Selector Devices (1 Safety Reviews)

Fuel System, Gasoline Storage Tank Assembly (191 Safety Reviews)

Fuel System, Gasoline Storage Tank Assembly Filler Pipe And Cap (11 Safety Reviews)

Fuel System, Gasoline Storage Tank Assembly Mounting (1 Safety Reviews)

Fuel System, Other (14 Safety Reviews)

Fuel System, Other Delivery (1 Safety Reviews)

Fuel System, Other Delivery Fuel Pump (1 Safety Reviews)

Fuel System, Other Delivery Hoses, Lines/piping, And Fittings (3 Safety Reviews)

Fuel System, Other Fuel Injection System (1 Safety Reviews)

Fuel System, Other Storage Fuel Gauge System (2 Safety Reviews)

Fuel System, Other Storage Tank Assembly (4 Safety Reviews)

Fuel System, Other Storage Tank Assembly Filling/charging (1 Safety Reviews)

Fuel System, Other Storage Tank Assembly Mounting (1 Safety Reviews)

Fuel System, Other Storage Tank Assembly Pressure Relief Devices (1 Safety Reviews)

Fuel/propulsion System (7 Safety Reviews)

Interior Lighting (13 Safety Reviews)

Latches/locks/linkages (1 Safety Reviews)

Latches/locks/linkages Doors Latch (19 Safety Reviews)

Latches/locks/linkages Hatchback/liftgate Lock (4 Safety Reviews)

Latches/locks/linkages Hood Latch (10 Safety Reviews)

Latches/locks/linkages Trunk Lid Lock (2 Safety Reviews)

Other (26 Safety Reviews)

Parking Brake (4 Safety Reviews)

Parking Brake Conventional (5 Safety Reviews)

Parking Brake Conventional Mechanical Linkage And Cable (3 Safety Reviews)

Parking Brake Driveline (1 Safety Reviews)

Parking Brake Indicator Light (1 Safety Reviews)

Power Train (38 Safety Reviews)

Power Train Automatic Transmission (187 Safety Reviews)

Power Train Automatic Transmission Control Module (tcm, Pcm) (2 Safety Reviews)

Power Train Automatic Transmission Cooling Unit And Lines (4 Safety Reviews)

Power Train Automatic Transmission Gear Position Indication (prndl) (9 Safety Reviews)

Power Train Automatic Transmission Lever And Linkage Column Shift (2 Safety Reviews)

Power Train Automatic Transmission Lever And Linkage Floor Shift (2 Safety Reviews)

Power Train Automatic Transmission Park/neutral Start Switch (6 Safety Reviews)

Power Train Automatic Transmission Torque Converter (4 Safety Reviews)

Power Train Axle Assembly (8 Safety Reviews)

Power Train Axle Assembly Axle Shaft (4 Safety Reviews)

Power Train Clutch Assembly (9 Safety Reviews)

Power Train Clutch Assembly Pedal/linkage (4 Safety Reviews)

Power Train Driveline Constant Velocity Joint (4 Safety Reviews)

Power Train Driveline Differential Unit (3 Safety Reviews)

Power Train Driveline Driveshaft (6 Safety Reviews)

Power Train Driveline Universal Joint (1 Safety Reviews)

Power Train Manual Transmission (33 Safety Reviews)

Power Train Manual Transmission Column Shift Assembly (2 Safety Reviews)

Power Train Manual Transmission Floor Shift Assembly (1 Safety Reviews)

Seat Belts (311 Safety Reviews)

Seat Belts Front (34 Safety Reviews)

Seat Belts Front Anchorage (96 Safety Reviews)

Seat Belts Front Buckle Assembly (45 Safety Reviews)

Seat Belts Front Retractor (125 Safety Reviews)

Seat Belts Front Webbing (35 Safety Reviews)

Seat Belts Integrated Child Seat (1 Safety Reviews)

Seat Belts Rear (17 Safety Reviews)

Seats (43 Safety Reviews)

Seats Front Assembly Head Restraint (3 Safety Reviews)

Seats Front Assembly Power Adjust (5 Safety Reviews)

Seats Front Assembly Recliner (30 Safety Reviews)

Seats Mid/rear Assembly (1 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes (3 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Air Antilock (1 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Air Antilock Abs Warning Light (1 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Air Disc Caliper (1 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Air Disc Pads (1 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Hydraulic (23 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Hydraulic Antilock (52 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Hydraulic Antilock Abs Warning Light (3 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Hydraulic Foundation Components (77 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Hydraulic Foundation Components Disc (23 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Hydraulic Foundation Components Disc Caliper (12 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Hydraulic Foundation Components Disc Pads (11 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Hydraulic Foundation Components Disc Rotor (18 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Hydraulic Foundation Components Drum (6 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Hydraulic Foundation Components Drum Drum (3 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Hydraulic Foundation Components Drum Shoes/linings (1 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Hydraulic Foundation Components Drum Wheel Cylinders (1 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Hydraulic Foundation Components Hoses, Lines/piping, And Fittings (3 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Hydraulic Foundation Components Master Cylinder (21 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Hydraulic Pedals And Linkages (13 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Hydraulic Power Assist (2 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Hydraulic Power Assist Hydraulic (1 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Hydraulic Power Assist Vacuum (4 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Hydraulic Switches Brake Light (1 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Hydraulic Switches Brake Warning (2 Safety Reviews)

Steering (28 Safety Reviews)

Steering Column (1 Safety Reviews)

Steering Column Locking Anti-theft Device (5 Safety Reviews)

Steering Gear Box (other Than Rack And Pinion) (9 Safety Reviews)

Steering Gear Box Shaft Pitman (1 Safety Reviews)

Steering Gear Box Shaft Sector (1 Safety Reviews)

Steering Hydraulic Power Assist System (14 Safety Reviews)

Steering Hydraulic Power Assist Hose, Piping, And Connections (2 Safety Reviews)

Steering Hydraulic Power Assist Power Steering Fluid (1 Safety Reviews)

Steering Hydraulic Power Assist Pump (2 Safety Reviews)

Steering Linkages (9 Safety Reviews)

Steering Linkages Arm Idler And Attachment (1 Safety Reviews)

Steering Linkages Knuckle Spindle Arm (2 Safety Reviews)

Steering Linkages Tie Rod Assembly (53 Safety Reviews)

Steering Rack And Pinion (11 Safety Reviews)

Steering Rack And Pinion Rack (1 Safety Reviews)

Steering Wheel And Handle Bar (40 Safety Reviews)

Structure (8 Safety Reviews)

Structure Frame And Members Underbody Shields (3 Safety Reviews)

Structure Body (17 Safety Reviews)

Structure Body Bumpers (9 Safety Reviews)

Structure Body Door (15 Safety Reviews)

Structure Body Hatchback/liftgate (1 Safety Reviews)

Structure Body Hatchback/liftgate Hinge And Attachments (1 Safety Reviews)

Structure Body Hatchback/liftgate Support Device (2 Safety Reviews)

Structure Body Hood (5 Safety Reviews)

Structure Body Hood Hinge And Attachments (1 Safety Reviews)

Structure Body Roof And Pillars (1 Safety Reviews)

Structure Body Trunk Lid (2 Safety Reviews)

Structure Frame And Members (13 Safety Reviews)

Suspension (40 Safety Reviews)

Suspension Front (42 Safety Reviews)

Suspension Front Control Arm (6 Safety Reviews)

Suspension Front Control Arm Lower Arm (5 Safety Reviews)

Suspension Front Control Arm Upper Arm (1 Safety Reviews)

Suspension Front Macpherson Strut (2 Safety Reviews)

Suspension Front Shock Absorber (4 Safety Reviews)

Suspension Front Springs Air Suspension System (1 Safety Reviews)

Suspension Front Springs Air Suspension Lines And Fittings (1 Safety Reviews)

Suspension Front Springs Air Suspension Springs/bags (1 Safety Reviews)

Suspension Front Springs Coil Springs (28 Safety Reviews)

Suspension Front Springs Torsion Bar (1 Safety Reviews)

Suspension Front Wheel Bearing (7 Safety Reviews)

Suspension Multiple Axle (1 Safety Reviews)

Suspension Rear (27 Safety Reviews)

Suspension Rear Shock Absorber (1 Safety Reviews)

Suspension Rear Springs (68 Safety Reviews)

Suspension Rear Springs Air Suspension System (1 Safety Reviews)

Suspension Rear Springs Air Suspension System Springs/bags (1 Safety Reviews)

Suspension Rear Springs Coil Springs (42 Safety Reviews)

Suspension Rear Springs Leaf Spring Assembly (33 Safety Reviews)

Suspension Rear Springs Leaf Spring Assembly Leaf (1 Safety Reviews)

Suspension Rear Springs Leaf Spring Assembly U-bolt, Leaf Spring To Axle (1 Safety Reviews)

Tires (56 Safety Reviews)

Tires Bead (3 Safety Reviews)

Tires Sidewall (8 Safety Reviews)

Tires Temporary/emergency Spare Tire (1 Safety Reviews)

Tires Tread/belt (14 Safety Reviews)

Unknown Or Other (61 Safety Reviews)

Vehicle Speed Control (158 Safety Reviews)

Vehicle Speed Control Accelerator Pedal (32 Safety Reviews)

Vehicle Speed Control Cables (3 Safety Reviews)

Vehicle Speed Control Cruise Control (16 Safety Reviews)

Vehicle Speed Control Linkages (9 Safety Reviews)

Visibility (2 Safety Reviews)

Visibility Defroster/defogger System (29 Safety Reviews)

Visibility Defroster/defogger System Rear Window (1 Safety Reviews)

Visibility Defroster/defogger System Windshield Blower (1 Safety Reviews)

Visibility Defroster/defogger System Windshield Controls/wiring (6 Safety Reviews)

Visibility Defroster/defogger System Windshield Heater Core (30 Safety Reviews)

Visibility Glass, Side/rear (8 Safety Reviews)

Visibility Power Window Devices And Controls (6 Safety Reviews)

Visibility Rear Window Wiper/washer Motor (1 Safety Reviews)

Visibility Rearview Mirrors/devices (1 Safety Reviews)

Visibility Rearview Mirrors/devices Exterior (4 Safety Reviews)

Visibility Rearview Mirrors/devices Interior (2 Safety Reviews)

Visibility Sun Roof Assembly (3 Safety Reviews)

Visibility Windshield (22 Safety Reviews)

Visibility Windshield Wiper/washer (19 Safety Reviews)

Visibility Windshield Wiper/washer Linkages (1 Safety Reviews)

Visibility Windshield Wiper/washer Motor (2 Safety Reviews)

Visibility Windshield Wiper/washer Switch/wiring (5 Safety Reviews)

Wheels (7 Safety Reviews)

Wheels Cap/cover/hub (1 Safety Reviews)

Wheels Lugs/nuts/bolts (6 Safety Reviews)

Wheels Rim (5 Safety Reviews)