Ford Visibility Rearview Mirrors/devices


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Ford Explorer 1995
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
May 18, 1995
Location:
Waukegan, IL

rearview mirror creates visual obstruction. *aw

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

Ford Windstar 1995
Ford Motor Company
Location:
Atwater, CA

the driver side mirror has a blind spot . please describe .*ak

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

Ford Explorer 1992
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
June 10, 1996
Location:
Appleton, WI

drivers mirror shakes.

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMCU24X7NU. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Explorer 1991
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Aug 01, 1996
Location:
Marysville, WA

electrical fire due to faulty mirrorswitch/wiring. *ak

Vehicle was on fire. 0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMDU34XXMU. Vehicle was purchased on Feb 14, 1991. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford EXPLORER 1991 Drive type:4WD. Fuel System:N/A.

Ford Thunderbird 1996
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Nov 20, 1996
Location:
Tobyhanna, PA

side view mirrors are not working.

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FALP62W0TH. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on May 08, 1996. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford THUNDERBIRD 1996 Visibility Rearview Mirrors/devices Transmission Type: AUTO. Vehicle Speed: 50 mph.

Ford Explorer 1993
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
June 16, 1997
Location:
Elderton, GA

recall # 97v083000, dealer has no instructions from manufacturer on how to perform recall work. *ak

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMDU32X2PU. Original Owner. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Explorer 1993
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
June 23, 1997
Location:
Amarillo, TX

plain chevrolet 97s70/97v083. dealer refuses to comply with recall, reason: too much mileage. *ak

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMDU34X1PU. Original Owner. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Explorer 1994
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
July 18, 1997
Location:
Stone Moun, GA

recall #97v083000, before performing recall work mirrors were working. afterwards mirrors did not work. dealer refuses to fix because of broken housing motor box. *ak

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMDU32X2RU. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Explorer 1993
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Aug 13, 1996
Location:
Kalinne, TX

received recall notice (#97v083000). called for appointment, dealer said will order parts & to call back in 2 weeks. returned call in 2 weeks & informed still no parts. on back order. *ak consumer no longer owns vehicle. *slc

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FTMDU32X50. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford EXPLORER 1993 Drive type:RWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Ford EXPLORER 1993 Visibility Rearview Mirrors/devices Transmission Type: MAN .

Ford Explorer 1993
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Aug 05, 1997
Location:
Miami, FL

consumer had vehicle repaired under a recall . after repairs were made owner noticed that the power mirror did not turn, and the automatic door locks did not lock and were off center. owner said that the condition of the vehicle has gotton worse due to the repairs. 97v-083000. *ak

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMDU32X2PU. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford Explorer 1993
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
July 03, 1996
Location:
Florida, NY

remote power mirror control switch shorted, causing vehicle fire.

Vehicle was on fire. 0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMDU34X3PU. Accident was reported to Police. Original Owner. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford EXPLORER 1993 Drive type:4WD. Ford EXPLORER 1993 Visibility Rearview Mirrors/devices Transmission Type: AUTO. Vehicle Speed: 0 mph.

Ford Explorer 1993
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
June 10, 1997
Location:
Bronx, NY

received recall notice and called the manufacturer and they told owner that they will contact dealer, and that the dealer will call consumer on aug. 12,1997. the consumer has not heard from the manufacturer or the dealer. the consumer will not deal with the dealer that she purchased the vehicle from because she had a hard time with them in the past. the consumer did not contact the dealer herself, she allowed the manufacturer to set up an appointment for her which no one knows if they did or not. 97v-083000. *ak

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMDU32X6PU. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Ford EXPLORER 1993 Drive type:FWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas.

Ford Explorer 1994
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Aug 29, 1997
Location:
Pasadena, TX

received recall notice (#97v083000). called dealer & made appointment. took vehicle on day of appointment. mechanic kept vehicle for 2 1/2 hrs before informing the owner that they did not have the parts to repair the vehicle's mirror switch. *ak *slc

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMDU32X5RU. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Aug 01, 1994. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford EXPLORER 1994 Drive type:RWD. Ford EXPLORER 1994 Visibility Rearview Mirrors/devices Transmission Type: AUTO.

Ford Explorer 1994
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Aug 12, 1997
Location:
Anchorage, AK

short circuit in powr mirror caused fire prior to recall.

Vehicle was on fire. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMDU34X5RU. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Dec 01, 1993. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford EXPLORER 1994 Drive type:4WD. Fuel type: gas. Ford EXPLORER 1994 Visibility Rearview Mirrors/devices Transmission Type: AUTO.

Ford Ranger 1990
Ford Motor Company
Location:
Dickel, TN

side mirrors do not stay in place.

0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FTCR15T0LP. Vehicle was purchased on June 01, 1995. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford RANGER 1990 Drive type:4WD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Ford RANGER 1990 Visibility Rearview Mirrors/devices Transmission Type: AUTO.

Ford Explorer 1997
Ford Motor Company
Location:
Kingwood, TX

rear view mirrors create poor visibility.

0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMDU35P4VZ. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on May 27, 1997. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford EXPLORER 1997 Drive type:4WD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Ford EXPLORER 1997 Visibility Rearview Mirrors/devices Transmission Type: AUTO.

Ford Explorer 1991
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
May 01, 1997
Location:
Delaware, OH

electronic controls for mirrors failed, emitting smoke.

0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMDU32XXMU. Vehicle was purchased on Oct 01, 1993. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford EXPLORER 1991 Drive type:RWD. Fuel type: gas. Ford EXPLORER 1991 Visibility Rearview Mirrors/devices Transmission Type: AUTO.

Ford Explorer 1994
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
May 26, 1998
Location:
Barnaget, NJ

97v083000. while wife wasa driving car, smoke was coming from the mirror. the inside of the door burst into flames. a state trooper came to help the driver. apparently he had the same vehicle, and was aware of a recall. ford was contacted. since the insurance company had looked at the car after the incident, the manufacturer would not touch the car. stated that they would not be responsible after someone else had looked at the car. *ak

Vehicle was on fire. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):REFUSE. Original Owner. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Ford E-150 1993
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Sept 04, 1997
Location:
Birmingham, AL

power mirror switch failed, resulting in fire.

Vehicle was on fire. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FDEE14N8PH. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Jan 11, 1994. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford E-150 1993 Drive type:RWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Ford E-150 1993 Visibility Rearview Mirrors/devices Transmission Type: AUTO.

Ford Bronco Ii 1994
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Jan 29, 1995
Location:
Cheyenne, WY

while driving at high spees on the freeway, the side mirrors do not maintain position. would lose rear visibility. had mirrors replaced several times. each time the problem reappears. *ak

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):PLEASE FILL. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Vehicle Speed: 65 mph.


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