Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1993 FORD BRONCO

NHTSA Campaign Number: 93V089000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: BRONCO

Year: 1993

Component:
POWER TRAIN:TRANSFER CASE (4-WHEEL DRIVE)

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19921101

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19921201

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 1389

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19930709

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19930517

Date Added To File: 19930527

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
THE TRANSFER CASES HAVE BEEN BUILT WITH THE WRONG ELECTRIC SHIFT MOTOR. THE TRANSFER CASES CAN SLIP OUT OF THE 4 X 4 HIGH GEAR POSITION DURING COASTING IN FORWARD GEARS OR WITH POWER APPLIED IN REVERSE GEAR.

Consequence Summary:
IF THIS OCCURS, THE VEHICLE CAN ROLL FREELY AS IF INNEUTRAL POSITION REGARDLESS OF THE TRANSMISSION GEAR SELECTOR POSITION. THIS CANRESULT IN LOSS OF VEHICLE CONTROL AND AN ACCIDENT.

Corrective Action:
REPLACE DEFECTIVE TRANSFER CASES WITH THE CORRECT VERSION.