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Ford Explorer 1993
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
July 14, 1996
Location:
Tewksbury, MA

throttle return spring stuck, causing vehicle to accelerate. *sd

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMDU34X8PU. Vehicle was purchased on July 01, 1994. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford EXPLORER 1993 Drive type:4WD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Ford EXPLORER 1993 Vehicle Speed Control Springs Transmission Type: AUTO. Vehicle Speed: 60 mph.

Ford Aerostar 1993
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Jan 30, 1999
Location:
Hamburg, MN

starting the car up, driver put the car in reverse, and it took off and the engine raised up and hit another car. the van did $ 3,000 damage. *ak

Vehicle was involved in a crash. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMDA31U9PZ. Accident was reported to Police. Vehicle was purchased on July 01, 1994. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Ford AEROSTAR 1993 Drive type:RWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Ford AEROSTAR 1993 Vehicle Speed Control Springs Transmission Type: AUTO.

Ford Explorer 1997
Ford Motor Company
Location:
Sea Bright, NJ

vehicle experienced sudden acceleration due to failure of a broken throttle return spring. (attorney for consumer). mjs

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMDU35P6VU. Vehicle was purchased on Sept 13, 1996. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Ford EXPLORER 1997 Vehicle Speed Control Springs Transmission Type: AUTO. Vehicle Speed: 40 mph.

Ford Windstar 1995
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
July 10, 2000
Location:
Holcombe, WI

when driving on a two lane highway at 50 mph and upon depressing the brake pedal to come to a gradual stop, accelerator pedal was sticking, causing the vehicle to continue to accelerate. consumer has contacted the manufacturer. manufacturer refused to provide any assistance. *ak throttle return spring came off post on the throttle linkage. *yh

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):2FM1385141S. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford WINDSTAR 1995 Drive type:FWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Ford WINDSTAR 1995 Vehicle Speed Control Springs Transmission Type: AUTO. Vehicle Speed: 50 mph.

Ford Explorer 2002
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Mar 18, 2005
Location:
Western Springs, IL

vehicle is a 2002 ford eddie bauer explorer. vehicle was driving on expressway when will changing lanes to pass a slower moving vehicle, our vehicle began to uncontrollibly excellerate and continue to excellerate pushing the car toward speeds in excess of 70 miles per hour. engine continued to race. an emergency stopping of the vehilce was brought under control after putting car into neutral, applying brakes and getting off of the road. the vehicle had to be towed to westfiled ford dealer ship where they are inspecting the throddle and other parts estimated cost to repair $400. have not picked up vehicle yet for full description of problem. *ak

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Mileage was 44000 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMZU74E62Z. Vehicle was purchased on Sept 20, 2002. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Vehicle had 6 cylinders. Ford EXPLORER 2002 Drive type:AWD. Fuel System:Fuel injection. Fuel type: gas. Ford EXPLORER 2002 Vehicle Speed Control Springs Transmission Type: AUTO. Vehicle Speed: 60 mph. Dealer's name: Golf Mill Ford . Dealer's city: Niles . Dealer's state code: IL. Dealer's zipcode: 60714 .

Ford Explorer 1996
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
May 21, 2007
Location:
South Berwick, ME

speed control switch, also known as brake pressure switch on the 1996 ford explorer was defective. the thin membrane of the switch was in contact with the brake fluid. as the switch was powered all the time , hot, even when the ignition was off. this was a fire/safety hazard. ford has already recalled millions of vehicles for this problem, but ford customer service stated there was no recall for this particular vehicle, and i must pay to have the retro fitted switch installed. *ak

Mileage was 170617 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMCU24X8TU. Vehicle was purchased on Feb 12, 2007. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Vehicle had 6 cylinders. Ford EXPLORER 1996 Drive type:4WD. Fuel System:Fuel injection. Fuel type: gas. Ford EXPLORER 1996 Vehicle Speed Control Springs Transmission Type: AUTO.


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