Ford Steering Gear Box Shaft Sector


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Ford Ranger 1995
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
June 02, 1995
Location:
Bloomington, MN

while driving steering shaft bolt fell out, causing complete loss of control. *ak

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FTCR14U9SP. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford F-150 1995
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
May 12, 1995
Location:
Mcintosh, AL

loss of steering control, steering shaft sector broke. tt

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FTDF15Y2SN. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Escort 1992
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
June 01, 1996
Location:
Dale City, VA

intermediate steering shaft flexible coupling between steering wheel/steering rack badly worn which produces excessive movement of steering wheel of about 0-5" at circumference. *sd

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FAPP15J3NW. Original Owner. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Ford ESCORT 1992 Drive type:FWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Ford ESCORT 1992 Steering Gear Box Shaft Sector Transmission Type: MAN .

Ford F-150 1997
Ford Motor Company
Location:
Ridgeley, WV

light rattling in steering sector.

0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FTDX1861VN. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Mar 27, 1996. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford F-250 1996
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Apr 07, 1997
Location:
Glendale, AZ

steering sector shaft failed, causing noise while turning corners.

0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FTHX26G3TE. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Oct 13, 1996. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford F-250 1996 Drive type:4WD. Fuel type: gas. Ford F-250 1996 Steering Gear Box Shaft Sector Transmission Type: AUTO. Vehicle Speed: 20 mph.

Ford Mustang 1994
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
May 01, 1998
Location:
Lakewood, CA

while pulling had no control of vehicle. had stopped vehicle. had it towed to dealer. mechanic said intermediate shaft broke. did not know cause of break. *ak

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FALP4443RF. Original Owner. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Vehicle Speed: 15 mph.

Ford Expedition 1997
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Dec 03, 1998
Location:
Albany, GA

steering sector bolt sheared, steering became inoperative as part of sheared bolt fell inside of steering sector. *mjs

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMEU17L7VL. 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:RWD. Fuel type: gas. Vehicle Speed: 10 mph.

Ford F250 1990
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Nov 29, 1997
Location:
Crete, NE

vehicle lost control resulting in accident when the steering arm sector gear shaft crystalized and broke, minor injuries to driver. (accident report provided). mjs

1 person(s) were injured. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FTHF26H2LK. Accident was reported to Police. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Vehicle Speed: 53 mph.

Ford Crown Victoria 1997
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
July 07, 1999
Location:
Middletown, NY

power steering shaft came out of pump with the pulley on it while vehicle was being operated. vehicle was stopped, steering control lost - drive belt shredded. pump had to be replaced. *ak

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):2FALP71W9VX. Accident was reported to Police. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford F250 1999
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Aug 28, 1999
Location:
Challis, ID

while driving a bolt broke out of the steering manual shaft sector, causing vehicle to lose control. *ak

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FTNXZ1L3XE. Original Owner. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford F-150 1997
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Dec 01, 1999
Location:
Harrisburg, PA

pitman arm broke between the steering shaft and gear, causing drive to lose control of the vehicle, resulting in a crash. dealer was not willing to inspect the defective part . also, left ball joint were bad, causing tires to wear out.

Vehicle was involved in a crash. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FTDX18W6VN. Accident was reported to Police. Original Owner. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford F-150 1997 Drive type:4WD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Ford F-150 1997 Steering Gear Box Shaft Sector Transmission Type: AUTO. Vehicle Speed: 35 mph.

Ford Crown Victoria 1995
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
May 01, 2000
Location:
Peabody, MA

ball joint/ pitman arm separated, resulting in loss of steering.*ak

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Ford CROWN VICTORIA 1995 Drive type:RWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Ford CROWN VICTORIA 1995 Steering Gear Box Shaft Sector Transmission Type: AUTO. Vehicle Speed: 0 mph.

Ford Aerostar 1993
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
May 05, 1998
Location:
Crystal, MN

the vehicle was parked and engine not running. i sat down to adjust the seat position. the inclination of the seat back suddenly fell fully backwards to it's furtherest down position. the inclination holding bolt sheared off completely. ford's part #n805885-s58. ford's description scr-m10x1.5x44. this part was replaced at my cost. this was a definite material failure.*ak

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMDA21X4PZ. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Jan 01, 1993. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford AEROSTAR 1993 Drive type:4WD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Vehicle Speed: 0 mph.

Ford Windstar 1998
Ford Motor Company
Location:
Washington, DC

consumer was not aware of recall 97v16500, vehicle was making grinding noise when steering wheel was turned and was hard to turn, power steering pump was replaced that didn't remedy the problem, then dealer finds a bad rack and pinion which he is going to charge consumer for fixing. *slc

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):2FMDA5145WB. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford F-150 2000
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Jan 21, 2001
Location:
Plantation, FL

while driving the vehicle lost all steering control due to shearing of the sector shaft, this resulted in a collision with a tree, both the consumer and passenger were injured in the accident (attorney for consumer). *mjs

2 person(s) were injured. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FTRX17W8YN. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Feb 16, 2000. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford F250 1999
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Oct 01, 1998
Location:
Unk, UN

loss of control caused by steering sector shaft failure, body damage to the vehicle due to loss of control. cj

Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford F350 1999
Ford Motor Company
Location:
Vinita, OK

the steering box sector shaft broke off at the pitman arm. cj

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FDWF37FXXE. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Explorer 1992
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Mar 29, 2001
Location:
Anchorage, AK

on the evening of march 29, 2001, i was involved in an auto collision on icy streets. during this collision, my seat back failed, ending up nearly flush with the floor directly behind the driver's seat. i ended up in the back seat, still strapped into m

Vehicle was involved in a crash. 1 person(s) were injured. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMCU24X2NU. Accident was reported to Police. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Sept 01, 1991. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford EXPLORER 1992 Drive type:4WD. Fuel type: gas. Vehicle Speed: 40 mph.

Ford Excursion 2000
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
May 01, 2001
Location:
West Chicago, IL

ea 01 009; manual: shaft sector broke while driving at 25 mph and caused a loss of steering control. dealer notified, and made repairs at consumer's expense. please feel free to provide any further details on this matter. *ak

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

Ford F350 2001
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Jan 28, 2001
Location:
Red Bank, NJ

steering gear sector shaft snapped while making a left turn, loss of steering caused the accident. ford claimed the shaft break was due to the accident. i heard the shaft snap and had no steering before the collision with parked vehicle. *ak

Vehicle was involved in a crash. 0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FTSX31F91E. Accident was reported to Police. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Nov 01, 2000. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford F350 2001 Drive type:4WD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: diesel. Vehicle Speed: 10 mph.


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