Ford Service Brakes, Air Disc Caliper


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Ford Explorer 1991
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
July 16, 1995
Location:
North Miami, FL

the front calipers locked in on the on position which causes the car to brake on its own without pressing the pedal. please describe.

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMDU34X2MU. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Tempo 1989
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Sept 23, 1995
Location:
San Diego, CA

the rear brake adjuster fell out of the vehicle while going highway speeds. created rear wheel lock up.*ak

Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Vehicle Speed: 50 mph.

Ford Probe 1993
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Jan 05, 1997
Location:
Richmond Hill, CD

multiple left rear brake caliper failures.

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1ZVCT22B8P5. Vehicle was purchased on Apr 17, 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 1994
Ford Motor Company
Location:
Waynesboro, VA

left rear caliper locks when emergency brake is engaged.

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1ZVLT22B1R5. Vehicle was purchased on Mar 13, 1996. 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 1994
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Oct 20, 1996
Location:
Iselin, NJ

rear caliper failed to release after handbrake was released.

Vehicle was purchased on June 20, 1995. 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 Taurus 1993
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Feb 21, 1997
Location:
Harrisvill, RI

twice the rear brake caliper has frozen its piston forcing the brake pads to be continuously pushed against the rotor. the inside wears down to the rivets gouging the rotor and overheating, the outboard pad shows no wear at all.

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FALP57U2PA. Vehicle was purchased on Aug 05, 1994. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford TAURUS 1993 Drive type:FWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas.

Ford E350 1989
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Mar 01, 1990
Location:
Cornelius, NC

brake failure.

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FCKE33GXKH. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on June 18, 1989. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford E350 1989 Drive type:RWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Vehicle Speed: 10 mph.

Ford Escort 1993
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
July 25, 1997
Location:
Saint Matt, SC

repeated caliper failure. when brakes get hot, the caliper will keep the pads pressed to the rotor.

Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Aug 30, 1993. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Ford ESCORT 1993 Drive type:FWD. Fuel System:N/A.

Ford Probe 1993
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Jan 01, 1997
Location:
Glendale, OH

brake caliper failure.

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1ZVCT22B8P5. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on May 18, 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:
Champlin, MN

hand brake pivot has corroded internally in the rear brake calipers, causing the rear brakes to hang up periodically.

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1ZVCT22BOP5. Vehicle was purchased on May 17, 1996. 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
Safety incident date:
May 01, 1997
Location:
Greenwood, IN

driver's side rear caliper froze resulting in the rear wheel locking up.

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1ZVCT22B9P5. Vehicle was purchased on Nov 12, 1994. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford PROBE 1993 Drive type:FWD. Fuel System:N/A.

Ford Probe 1994
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
June 03, 1996
Location:
Grandville, MI

rear brake calipers failure.

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1ZVLT22B1R5. Vehicle was purchased on Jan 23, 1995. 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 Expedition 1997
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
June 20, 1996
Location:
Canoga Par, CA

brake calipers rust, deteriorate and fail without warning.

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMEU17L9VL. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Jan 01, 1997. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford EXPEDITION 1997 Drive type:FWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas.

Ford Probe 1993
Ford Motor Company
Location:
Lake Hiawa, NJ

rear calipers fail because parking brake does not release properly causing the brake to remain engaged during movement of the vehicle.

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1ZVCT22B4P5. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Sept 01, 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 F250 1990
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Aug 23, 1995
Location:
Spanish Fort, AL

failure of right front caliper to release properly causes overheating of caliper and pads. this caused steering difficulties, severe vibration in steering wheel, and pulling to the right.

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FTHX25M1LK. Vehicle was purchased on Apr 19, 1990. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford F250 1990 Drive type:RWD. Fuel type: diesel. Vehicle Speed: 45 mph.

Ford Probe 1993
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Dec 22, 1997
Location:
Boston, MA

rear brake locked in traffic, causing loss of control.

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1ZVCT22B5P5. Vehicle was purchased on May 01, 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. Vehicle Speed: 20 mph.

Ford Probe 1993
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Dec 22, 1997
Location:
Boston, MA

rear brake locked in traffic, causing loss of control.

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1ZVCT22B5P5. Vehicle was purchased on May 01, 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. Vehicle Speed: 20 mph.

Ford Probe 1994
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Oct 12, 1997
Location:
Wayne, NJ

the left and right rear calipers are defective on this model vehicle.

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1ZVLT22B8R5. Vehicle was purchased on Aug 26, 1997. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford PROBE 1994 Drive type:FWD. Fuel System:N/A. Vehicle Speed: 45 mph.

Ford Probe 1993
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Sept 01, 1996
Location:
Aurora, IL

brake calipers freeze causing brakes to fail.

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1ZVCT2286P5. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on May 13, 1993. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford PROBE 1993 Drive type:FWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: diesel.

Ford Econoline 1996
Ford Motor Company
Location:
Edmond, OK

front disk brake calipers stick and cause the vehicle to pull.

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FTFS24Y3TH. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford ECONOLINE 1996 Drive type:RWD. Fuel System:N/A.


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