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Recall data for: 1993 FORD CROWN VICTORIA

NHTSA Campaign Number: 99V124000

Manufacturer Campaign Number: 99S15

Make: FORD

Model: CROWN VICTORIA

Year: 1993

Component:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19920205

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19921130

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 262695

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19990520

Recall Initiator: ODI

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19990519

Date Added To File: 19990520

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. THE SPEED CONTROL DEACTIVATION SWITCH CAN DEVELOP A RESISTIVE SHORT IN THE ELECTRICAL CIRCUIT THAT COULD POTENTIALLY RESULT IN AN UNDERHOOD FIRE. A FIRE IS POSSIBLE BOTH WHEN THE VEHICLE IS RUNNING AND WHEN THE VEHICLE ENGINE IS OFF. ALSO, THE SHORT COULD DISABLE THE SPEED CONTROL SYSTEM OR CAUSE THE BRAKE LIGHT FUSE TO OPEN.

Consequence Summary:
A FIRE CAN ORIGINATE IN THE LEFT FRONT UNDERHOOD AREA.

Corrective Action:
DEALERS WILL INSTALL A NEW SPEED CONTROL DEACTIVATION SWITCH AND CONNECTOR SHELL. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN MAY 20, 1999.