Ford Latches/locks/linkages Hood Latch


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Ford Mustang 1994
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Dec 23, 1994
Location:
Somerville, AL

hood latch failed, hood flew open and fell an windshield, obstructing driver's visibility. *ak tt

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FALT4044RF. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Escort 1986
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Jan 02, 1995
Location:
Port Huron, MI

hood blew up hit windshield bent bracket on both sides and safety latch did not catch. tt

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

Ford Escort 1989
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Oct 01, 1994
Location:
Sacramento, CA

hood flew up when going over dip in road.

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

Ford Escort 1995
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Feb 14, 1995
Location:
Manchester, PA

hood latch failure. tt

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FASP15J1SW. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Tempo 1991
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Oct 24, 1994
Location:
Dunedin, FL

hood security latch failed to hold, causing hood to fly up/poor visibility. *skd

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

Ford Explorer 1994
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
July 03, 1995
Location:
Lincoln, NE

going 65 mph when hood latch failed and hood blew open. tt

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

Ford Explorer 1994
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
July 07, 1995
Location:
Houston, TX

going about 65 mph when the hood popped open and folded over the windshield it is felt that the hood latch was at fault. tt

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMDU32X0RU. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Taurus 1994
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Sept 05, 1995
Location:
Royal Palm B, FL

while driving at 55 mph the hood latch popped open, damaging the windshield. tt

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FALP52U9RA. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Taurus 1986
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Feb 10, 1995
Location:
Monsey, NY

hood latch failed, causing hood to fly back, blocking view and cracking windshield. *ak

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FABP75V4SG. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Crown Victoria 1992
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Oct 22, 1995
Location:
Seabrook, TX

while driving, at approx. 30mph, suddenly hood latch disengaged, allowing hood to fly-up shattering windshield. tt *slc

Vehicle was involved in a crash. 0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):2FACP74W1NX. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford CROWN VICTORIA 1992 Drive type:RWD. Fuel type: gas. Ford CROWN VICTORIA 1992 Latches/locks/linkages Hood Latch Transmission Type: AUTO. Vehicle Speed: 30 mph.

Ford Mustang 1993
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
June 26, 1995
Location:
Pensacola, FL

broken/corroded hood latch cable rubbed against battery, causing hood to release. *ak

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FACP41M7PF. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Explorer 1993
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Dec 04, 1995
Location:
Bloomfield H, MI

safety latch for the hood failed, resulting in a fly-up, dealer said the catch needs to be lubricated. tt

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMCU24X4PU. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Crown Victoria 1992
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Jan 31, 1996
Location:
Savannah, GA

hood flew up in the air damaging the windshield and impaired visibility. tt consumer was traveling on highway and hood latch rleased, safety latch did not activate.*jb

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):2FACP74W3NX. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Aug 01, 1991. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford CROWN VICTORIA 1992 Drive type:RWD. Ford CROWN VICTORIA 1992 Latches/locks/linkages Hood Latch Transmission Type: AUTO.

Ford Ranger 1993
Ford Motor Company
Location:
Tucker, GA

while driving on freeway, w/cause unknow hood latch failed, allowing hood to fly up, blocking drivers vision. please describe details. *ak

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

Ford Mustang 1987
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Jan 01, 1994
Location:
Florham Pa, NJ

hood latch failed. *dsh

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FABP41A9HF. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Mustang 1994
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Mar 07, 1996
Location:
Naperville, IL

hood; consumer was driving and the hood flew off. please describe. *ak

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FALP4049RF. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Crown Victoria 1992
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Dec 14, 1995
Location:
Springfiel, MO

hood latches failed to keep hood shut while driving, resulting in accident from loss of visibility. *dsh

Vehicle was involved in a crash. 0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford F250 1988
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Apr 22, 1996
Location:
Arlington, TX

hood latch assembly failed when opened, hood flew without any reforcement and broke winshield. *ak

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1HGEJ6124TL. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford F250 1988
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Apr 22, 1996
Location:
Arlington, TX

hood latch assembly failed when opened, hood flew without any reforcement and broke winshield. *ak

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1HGEJ6124TL. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Taurus 1986
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
May 04, 1996
Location:
Tampa, FL

while driving, hood latch released and shattered window. *ak

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FABP29DXGA. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.


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