Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1992 FORD ESCORT

NHTSA Campaign Number: 92V103000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: ESCORT

Year: 1992

Component:
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS:SWITCH

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19910901

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19911001

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 43000

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19920918

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19920713

Date Added To File: 19920803

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
THE STOP LAMP SWITCHES COULD INTERMITTENTLY MALFUNCTION RESULTING IN THE STOP LAMPS NOT ILLUMINATING WHEN THE BRAKES ARE APPLIED.

Consequence Summary:
THIS COULD RESULT IN FOLLOWING MOTORISTS NOT BEINGSIGNALED THAT THE VEHICLE IS BRAKING, AND COULD RESULT IN A COLLISION.

Corrective Action:
REPLACE THE FAULTY STOP LAMP SWITCHES.