Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1993 FORD ECOSTAR

NHTSA Campaign Number: 94V175000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: ECOSTAR

Year: 1993

Component:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:BATTERY

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing:

End Date Of Manufacturing:

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 34

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19940630

Recall Initiator: ODI

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19940913

Date Added To File: 19940922

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
THE BATTERY USED TO POWER THESE VEHICLES CAN FAIL IN A MANNER WHICH RESULTS IN FIRE.

Consequence Summary:
VEHICLE FIRES CAN RESULT IN PERSONAL INJURY TO PERSONS NEAR THE VEHICLE.

Corrective Action:
FORD HAS SUSPENDED USE OF THESE VEHICLES WHILE A DESIGN CHANGE IS ENACTED TO COUNTERACT PROBLEMS ARISING FROM LONG USE.