Ford Service Brakes, Air Supply Hoses, Lines/piping, And Fittings


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Ford Taurus 1992
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Jan 08, 1997
Location:
Sharon, MA

the brake power assist is inoperative. there is a plastic fitting that connects 3 pieces of rubber tubing & these rubber tubings connect engine vaccuum to the power brakes. the plastic fitting breaks in cold wheather because of the vibration of the engine and car body. *ak

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FACP50U5NG. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Mar 01, 1992. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Ford TAURUS 1992 Drive type:FWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Ford TAURUS 1992 Service Brakes, Air Supply Hoses, Lines/piping, And Fittings Transmission Type: AUTO.

Ford Explorer 1992
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Mar 22, 1997
Location:
Plainville, CT

experienced complete brake loss due to failure of the left front brake hose. the hose was contacting a nut which bolts the lower sway bar to the chassis. the sway bar bolts, which were installed during assembly, are oriented with the head of the bolt facing outboard. *ak

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):IFMDU34XONU. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Feb 29, 1992. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford EXPLORER 1992 Drive type:4WD. Fuel System:N/A. Ford EXPLORER 1992 Service Brakes, Air Supply Hoses, Lines/piping, And Fittings Transmission Type: AUTO. Vehicle Speed: 20 mph.

Ford F250 1989
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Sept 01, 1996
Location:
Valley Cit, OH

brake lines rusted.

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FTEF25YOKL. Original Owner. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford F250 1989 Drive type:RWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Ford F250 1989 Service Brakes, Air Supply Hoses, Lines/piping, And Fittings Transmission Type: MAN .

Ford Ranger 1993
Ford Motor Company
Location:
Cross Plai, WI

right rear brake cable rubs on right rear shock absorber and has worn through the cable covering so that metal inside cable is exposed.

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FTCR15X8PP. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford RANGER 1993 Drive type:4WD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas.

Ford Windstar 1995
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Aug 02, 2000
Location:
Monroe Township, NJ

hydraulic brake lines corroded, causing brake failure. dealer has repaired vehicle. *ak brake line is located over catalytic convertor. the a/c condensation drips on the steel brake line (not stainless steel). the moisture and excessive heat corroded the brake line. it was discovered when the driver stopped for brake pedal going to the floor. *yh

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):2FMDA5143SB. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Nov 10, 1994. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Ford WINDSTAR 1995 Drive type:FWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Ford WINDSTAR 1995 Service Brakes, Air Supply Hoses, Lines/piping, And Fittings Transmission Type: AUTO.

Ford Windstar 1996
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
May 09, 2002
Location:
Baton Rouge, LA

nhtsa recall 02 v 101 000/manufacturer's recall 02s36 concerning brake line failure which occurred while driving. problem was due to loss of brake fluid. dealer notified. feel free to provide any further information.*ak

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):2FMDA5745TB. Original Owner. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Explorer 1994
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
May 09, 2002
Location:
Connersville, IN

loss of brake fluid due to liine rubbing against chassis of 1994 explorer, left rear area, line repaired and fixed so no rubbing would occur. all fluid was lost drove home no brakes, repaired next day.

Mileage was 120000 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMDU34X5RU. Vehicle was purchased on June 25, 1997. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Vehicle had 6 cylinders. Ford EXPLORER 1994 Drive type:4WD. Fuel System:Fuel injection. Fuel type: gas. Ford EXPLORER 1994 Service Brakes, Air Supply Hoses, Lines/piping, And Fittings Transmission Type: AUTO. Vehicle Speed: 0 mph. Dealer's name: Carriage Ford . Dealer's city: Clarksville . Dealer's state code: IN.

Ford Windstar 1995
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Sept 23, 2003
Location:
Springfield, MO

while driving consumer applied the brake and they failed. vehicle was taken to an independent shop, technician stated brake lines were rusted. this vehicle was bought on sept 9, 2003. *ak

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

Ford F-250 Sd 1997
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Oct 20, 2003
Location:
Fallston, MD

1997 ford f250hd mileage of 40,036 and garage kept exhaust manifold rusted, corroded and cracked-bolts rusted to the manifold, can't get spark plugs out because rusted to the head - motor mount steel is rusted along with the bolts, valve cover has rust holes and corrosion, coil that bolts onto the valve cover is swollen from rust and corrosion- bolts have popped out and are rusted, all emissions tubes are rusted through and rusted together, oil pan bolts are all rusted and disintegrated, transmission lines are rusted into the radiator, steering gearbox is severely corroded and bolts are rusting off, power steering lines and power steering are rusted through, airconditioning lines are rusted through, ****brake lines are rusted through and proportionate valve for brakes is severely rusted*****, dust covers on front wheels rusted through, front drive shaft and universal joint are severely rusted, all aluminum parts and brackets are oxidized, and the core supports are rusted through. i have contacted the dealership where bought the truck new and ford customer service and have been told this is not their problems because it is not under warranty anymore. the engine in a 6 year old vehicle should not be rusted like this. i have pictures of the damage - in the pictures you can see the ford part stickers are like new while everything around them is rusted. *la

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Mileage was 40036 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FTHF26H4VE. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Oct 22, 1997. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Vehicle had 8 cylinders. Ford F-250 SD 1997 Drive type:4WD. Fuel System:Fuel injection. Fuel type: gas. Ford F-250 SD 1997 Service Brakes, Air Supply Hoses, Lines/piping, And Fittings Transmission Type: AUTO. Vehicle Speed: 0 mph. Dealer's name: Plaza Ford . Dealer's telephone number: 4108772800 . Dealer's city: Bel Air . Dealer's state code: MD. Dealer's zipcode: 21014 .

Ford Crown Victoria 1995
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Mar 15, 2004
Location:
New Hope, MN

steel brake lines to both rear brake cylinders developed leaks causing almost total loss of breaking. both leaks occurred along the frame member at the midpoint of the chassis.

Mileage was 145000 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):2FALP72W6SX. Vehicle was purchased on Feb 02, 1995. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Vehicle had 8 cylinders. Ford CROWN VICTORIA 1995 Drive type:RWD. Fuel System:Fuel injection. Fuel type: gas. Ford CROWN VICTORIA 1995 Service Brakes, Air Supply Hoses, Lines/piping, And Fittings Transmission Type: AUTO. Vehicle Speed: 40 mph.

Ford Taurus 1997
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Oct 03, 2004
Location:
Whitman, MA

while driving traffic light was changing, went to pump the brakes, the brakes failed. the only way to stop the vehicle was to pull the emergency brake lever. brake line completely rusted from the front to the back. *ak

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


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