Ford Exterior Lighting Tail Lights


View 118 Exterior Lighting Tail Lights Safety Reports

Ford Probe 1989
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Mar 30, 1992
Location:
Burke, VA

replaced tail lights twice because they were collecting condensation.

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1ZVBT22L5K5. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Thunderbird 1994
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Nov 03, 1994
Location:
Garden Gro, CA

right tailight on deck lid came off.

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FALP62W4RH. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Mustang 1993
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Jan 21, 1995
Location:
Milan, MI

tail lights dim/go out.

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FACP40M1PF. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Thunderbird 1995
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Jan 06, 1995
Location:
St George, UT

tail light inoperative. *sd

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FALP62W6SH. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Aerostar 1992
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Feb 15, 1996
Location:
Memphis, TN

brake lights and tail lights keep burning out. have been replaced 6x.

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

Ford Thunderbird 1993
Ford Motor Company
Location:
Port St. Lucie, FL

both rear outside red lense tail lights have cracked for no apparent reason, no impact.*ak

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FAPP6242PH. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Taurus 1992
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Oct 16, 1996
Location:
Miller Place, NY

rear light bulb blew out.

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FALP524YNA. Original Owner. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford TAURUS 1992 Drive type:FWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Ford TAURUS 1992 Exterior Lighting Tail Lights Transmission Type: AUTO.

Ford F-350 1995
Ford Motor Company
Location:
Sacramento, CA

tail lights come on when driver's door is opened.

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FTJW35GXSE. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Nov 26, 1995. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford F-350 1995 Drive type:RWD. Fuel System:N/A. Ford F-350 1995 Exterior Lighting Tail Lights Transmission Type: AUTO.

Ford Explorer 1996
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Nov 28, 1996
Location:
Manhattan Beach, CA

tail lights inoperative.

0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMCU22X8TU. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Apr 01, 1996. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford EXPLORER 1996 Drive type:RWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Ford EXPLORER 1996 Exterior Lighting Tail Lights Transmission Type: AUTO.

Ford Taurus 1991
Ford Motor Company
Location:
Marshfield, MA

tail lights failed.

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

Ford Mustang 1996
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Dec 20, 1996
Location:
La Jolla, CA

water leaks into tail light.

0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FALP42XXTF. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Apr 24, 1996. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford MUSTANG 1996 Drive type:RWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Ford MUSTANG 1996 Exterior Lighting Tail Lights Transmission Type: AUTO.

Ford Aerostar 1992
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Mar 31, 1998
Location:
Anaheim, CA

driver's power window malfunctioned. in addition, transmission failed/abs light intermittently comes on/master cylinder failed, causing an accident/air conditioning compressor failed/tie rods replaced/tail lights repeated ly replaced/ignition switch failed, causing a fire/repeated engine oil leaks and catalytic converter replaced.

Vehicle was on fire. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMDA31X3NZ. Original Owner. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford AEROSTAR 1992 Drive type:RWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Vehicle Speed: 30 mph.

Ford Escort 1991
Ford Motor Company
Location:
Santa Fe, TX

socket in the middle tail light in the back window melted, cause unknown. please give any further details. *ak

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

Ford Taurus 1991
Ford Motor Company
Location:
Marshfield, MA

aluminum engine piston ring cracked/replaced. rear subframe mounts failed due to corrosion , causing engine/transmission to fall down prior to/after recall repairs. in addition, radiator had holes in the plastic/transmission malfunctioned/front end has been welded so fa rout of line that welds had to be broken to correct misalignment/windshield wipers failed to clean windows/ront headlights went out and rea rlights failed. (93v-106.002). *ak

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FACP52U8MG. Original Owner. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford TAURUS 1991 Drive type:FWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Ford TAURUS 1991 Exterior Lighting Tail Lights Transmission Type: AUTO.

Ford Escort 1993
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
May 15, 1998
Location:
St. Petersburg, FL

tail light bulb will not come out of the socket, it is fused in. the dealer has not been contacted, consumer deals with mechanic that has the socket on order, it has been two weks since the order was in. *ak

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FAPP14J8PW. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Thunderbird 1995
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Nov 10, 1997
Location:
Fayetteville, NC

consumer experiencing problem with brake/tail lights housing and third brake lightoverheated/melted due to heats from bulb. dealer replaced plastic housing on three occasions, and problem still may occur. dealer informed consumer this would be the last time for replacement/repair without cost to consumer. manufacturer notified. in addition, on third occasion, the ground cable itself wa stested and found defective due t ahigh resistance in the cable. *ak

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FALP62W5SH. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Nov 25, 1994. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford THUNDERBIRD 1995 Drive type:RWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Ford THUNDERBIRD 1995 Exterior Lighting Tail Lights Transmission Type: AUTO.

Ford F-350 1997
Ford Motor Company
Location:
Millington, NJ

reflectors on rear tail lamps keep cracking.

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FTJW36F3VE. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on May 19, 1997. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford F-350 1997 Drive type:4WD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: diesel.

Ford F-150 1997
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
July 15, 1998
Location:
Phoenix, AZ

police pulled vehicle over because it had no back tail lights visible at night. also, had no brake lights. took to dealer & was informed will have it checked out. might be an electrical problem. *ak

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FTDX0768VK. Original Owner. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Vehicle Speed: 40 mph.

Ford Contour 1996
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Sept 30, 1998
Location:
Santa Cruz, CA

headlight switch circuit is severely overheating, causing the switch harness to burn and the switch to fail. also, while driving at night the tail lights/dash lights failed.

Vehicle was on fire. Vehicle was purchased on Aug 01, 1997. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford CONTOUR 1996 Drive type:FWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas.

Ford Taurus 1992
Ford Motor Company
Location:
Chicago, IL

harness that holds light switch overheats and melts, causing loss of tail lights, running,and dashboard light. *ak

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FECP5247NG. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.


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