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Ford Explorer 1993
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Sept 21, 1993
Location:
Azalea Par, FL

emergency brake pedal binds against firewall after wedge was installed during recall repairs (94v-169.001). *ak

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMDU32X9PU. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Windstar 1995
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
June 08, 1995
Location:
Annapolis, MD

emergency parking brake lights illuminate constantly. *sd

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):2FMDA5140SB. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Windstar 1995
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
June 08, 1995
Location:
Annapolis, MD

emergency parking brake lights illuminate constantly. *sd

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):2FMDA5140SB. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford School Bus 1995
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Jan 13, 1996
Location:
Wakpala, SD

nipple from parking brake pump came off twice, resulting in oil leaks. *ak

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FDPB80C1SV. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford F250 1989
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
May 01, 1996
Location:
Mt. Vernon, WA

the rear grease seals leaked and spilled grease on the brakes and now they don't stop.*ak which was also causing emergency brake not to hold.*jb

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FTHV26M8KK. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Feb 09, 1989. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford F250 1989 Drive type:4WD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: diesel. Ford F250 1989 Parking Brake Transmission Type: MAN .

Ford Ranger 1994
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Feb 12, 1994
Location:
Baldwin Pa, CA

emergency brake failed prior to recall. *dh

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FTCR10U0RP. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Windstar 1995
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Aug 02, 1996
Location:
Van Couver, WA

this is a conversion van, handicapped person finds it difficult to use wheel chair in emeregency parking. consumer will explain. please describe.*ak

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

Ford Crown Victoria 1995
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Dec 27, 1996
Location:
Las Cruces, CA

while coming to a stop the emergency brake and the hydraulic brake went out and the owner could not stop the car. *ak

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):2FALP74W2SX. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Ranger 1994
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
May 01, 1994
Location:
Gardnervil, NV

parking brake failed after recall repair.

0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FTCR14A9RP. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Apr 01, 1994. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Ford RANGER 1994 Drive type:RWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Ford RANGER 1994 Parking Brake Transmission Type: MAN .

Ford Explorer 1994
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Mar 01, 1994
Location:
Littleton, MA

when the emergency parking brake is engaged the vehicle rolls freely, recall work was corrected, problem still occurs recall #94v169000. *ak

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMDU34XXRU. Original Owner. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Windstar 1995
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Aug 12, 1997
Location:
Murita, CA

vehicle was in the park with the emergency brake on, and the vehicle just started rolling backward out of the driveway. *ak

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

Ford Probe 1994
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
July 01, 1997
Location:
Hamburg, NY

rear emergency brake calipers stuck/failed despite repeatted lubrication and use of emergency brakes

Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Sept 01, 1994. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford PROBE 1994 Drive type:FWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas.

Ford Probe 1993
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
May 01, 1997
Location:
Pensacola, FL

emergency brake rear caliper sticking in the open position, making emergency brakes inoperative. *ak

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1ZVCT22B7P5. Vehicle was purchased on May 01, 1994. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford PROBE 1993 Drive type:FWD. Fuel System:N/A.

Ford Probe 1993
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Nov 01, 1995
Location:
Belmont, MA

rear brake caliper freezes upon use of the emergency brake.

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1ZVCT22B6P5. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Mar 22, 1993. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford PROBE 1993 Drive type:FWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas.

Ford Probe 1993
Ford Motor Company
Location:
Thurmont, MD

emergency brake will not release causing the rear calipers to overheat.

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1ZVCT22B7P5. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on May 12, 1993. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford PROBE 1993 Drive type:FWD. Fuel type: gas.

Ford Probe 1994
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Nov 01, 1996
Location:
Fort Lewis, WA

emergency brakes do not release, keeping pressure on the calipers.

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1ZVLT22B8R5. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on May 05, 1994. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford PROBE 1994 Drive type:FWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas.

Ford Explorer 1994
Ford Motor Company
Location:
Baltimore, MD

shortly after purchase of vehicle, the emergency brake began to fail occasionally.

0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMDU32X9RU. Original Owner. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Mustang 1994
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Dec 06, 1997
Location:
West Chest, PA

parking brake disengaged after driver parked, shut off the vehicle and left the scene. vehicle was not placed into the proper gear.

Vehicle was purchased on June 02, 1997. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford MUSTANG 1994 Drive type:RWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas.

Ford Ranger 1996
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Dec 01, 1997
Location:
Shiremanst, PA

parking brake was checked twice and dealer claims it is normal. pedal has to be pushed to last click (to the floor) to prevent vehicle from rolling backwards on any gradient, including slight. dealer also states that vehicle should be parked in gear in order to prevent rolling backwards.

Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Nov 30, 1996. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Ford RANGER 1996 Drive type:RWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Vehicle Speed: 0 mph.

Ford E-250 1992
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
July 28, 1994
Location:
Boylston, MA

emergency brake pedal assembly failed.

0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FTHE24H6NH. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on July 30, 1992. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford E-250 1992 Drive type:RWD. Fuel type: gas. Ford E-250 1992 Parking Brake Transmission Type: AUTO.


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