Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1994 FORD RANGER

NHTSA Campaign Number: 95V231001

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: RANGER

Year: 1994

Component:
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19920801

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19941201

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 26000

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19960131

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19951205

Date Added To File: 19960122

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
DURING EXTREME COLD, NORTHERN CLIMATE WINTER CONDITIONS, ICE CAN FORM IN THE THROTTLE BODY OF THE ENGINE CAUSING THE THROTTLE PLATE TO REMAIN IN THE HIGHWAY CRUISING POSITION AFTER THE ACCELERATOR IS RELEASED OR THE SPEED CONTROL IS DEACTIVATED.

Consequence Summary:
THE VEHICLE STOPPING DISTANCES CAN BE INCREASED POSSIBLY RESULTING IN AN ACCIDENT.

Corrective Action:
DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE AIR INTAKE DUCT AND VALVE ASSEMBLY WITH REVISED UNITS.