Ford Visibility Defroster/defogger System Windshield Controls/wiring


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Ford Taurus 1990
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
July 13, 1994
Location:
Bryn Mawr, PA

heater control stuck in defroster mode.

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FACP5842LA. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Aerostar 1995
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Dec 15, 1994
Location:
Phoenix, AZ

rear heater control switch cannot be adjusted, remains in hot position, causing injury. *aw

1 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMDA41X1SZ. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Taurus 1991
Ford Motor Company
Location:
Apopka, FL

the automatic climate control o-rings are defective, and don't allow the defroster to be used, and the rear door lock is stuck open. tt

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FACP5349MG. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Crown Victoria 1992
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
July 15, 1995
Location:
Park Row, TX

fan motor switch/fan motor failed.

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):2FACP74W9NX. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Aerostar 1995
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
June 20, 1995
Location:
Covina, CA

air conditioner relay switch failed numerous times. *tt

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMDA11U5SZ. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Escort 1995
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Oct 09, 1995
Location:
Mc Elhatta, PA

heater fan comes on/off everytime driver hits brakes.

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FASP14J0SW. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Tempo 1993
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
May 03, 1996
Location:
Mckean, PA

the heater panel got so hot it melted the controls. please describe. *ak

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Ranger 1985
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Feb 08, 1996
Location:
Orlando, FL

heater motor caught fire. *sd

Vehicle was on fire. 0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FTBR10A4FU. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Crown Victoria 1988
Ford Motor Company
Location:
Ridgecrest, CA

the heater fan motor switch failed, please describe . *ak

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Taurus 1986
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
July 01, 1986
Location:
Plano, TX

fan control switch shorted three times.

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FABP29U9GA. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Windstar 1995
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Nov 14, 1995
Location:
Rochester, IL

rear wipers/rear defrost inoperable from switches.

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):2FMDA5148SB. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Oct 21, 1994. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Ford WINDSTAR 1995 Drive type:FWD.

Ford Windstar 1995
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Nov 12, 1994
Location:
Rochester, IL

heater control knob overheated, burning hands.

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):2FMDA5148SB. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Oct 21, 1994. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Ford WINDSTAR 1995 Drive type:FWD.

Ford Thunderbird 1996
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Feb 01, 1996
Location:
Torrance, CA

temperature controller failed.

0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FALP62W4TH. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Feb 01, 1996. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford THUNDERBIRD 1996 Drive type:RWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Ford THUNDERBIRD 1996 Visibility Defroster/defogger System Windshield Controls/wiring Transmission Type: AUTO.

Ford Thunderbird 1989
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Dec 13, 1996
Location:
Brighton, TN

heater fan switch parts melted together.

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FAPP6041KM. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Jan 01, 1990. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford THUNDERBIRD 1989 Drive type:FWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Ford THUNDERBIRD 1989 Visibility Defroster/defogger System Windshield Controls/wiring Transmission Type: AUTO.

Ford Explorer 1994
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Feb 10, 1997
Location:
Marrero, LA

vehicle caught on fire due to a faulty blower motor and thermal switch, vehicle was a total loss. *ak

Vehicle was on fire. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMDU32X4RU. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Dec 06, 1994. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford EXPLORER 1994 Drive type:RWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Ford EXPLORER 1994 Visibility Defroster/defogger System Windshield Controls/wiring Transmission Type: AUTO.

Ford Tempo 1992
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Dec 15, 1992
Location:
North Tarrytown, NY

windshield defroster failed due to failed control head.

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):2FAPP36X8NB. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Jan 01, 1992. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Ford TEMPO 1992 Drive type:FWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Ford TEMPO 1992 Visibility Defroster/defogger System Windshield Controls/wiring Transmission Type: AUTO.

Ford Explorer 1996
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
July 01, 1996
Location:
Beverly Hills, CA

heater switch failed.

0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMDU32X5TZ. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on June 01, 1996. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford EXPLORER 1996 Drive type:RWD. Fuel type: gas. Ford EXPLORER 1996 Visibility Defroster/defogger System Windshield Controls/wiring Transmission Type: AUTO.

Ford Explorer 1992
Ford Motor Company
Location:
Tallahassee, FL

vehicle caught fire from heater unit. also there was a faulty fan switch. also leaves that clogged heater unit. dealers have replaced faulty parts. *ak

Vehicle was on fire. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMDU32X3NU. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Contour 1995
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Mar 02, 1998
Location:
Belleville, IL

electric heater connector fan started smoking under the dash on the passenger side.

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FALP6636SK. Vehicle was purchased on Mar 07, 1996. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford CONTOUR 1995 Drive type:FWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Vehicle Speed: 30 mph.

Ford E-250 1997
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Aug 01, 1997
Location:
Andover, MN

valve in the heater system failed.

0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FTFE2425VH. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Nov 01, 1996. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Ford E-250 1997 Drive type:RWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Ford E-250 1997 Visibility Defroster/defogger System Windshield Controls/wiring Transmission Type: AUTO.


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