Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 2001 FORD WINDSTAR

NHTSA Campaign Number: 01V207000

Manufacturer Campaign Number: 01S20

Make: FORD

Model: WINDSTAR

Year: 2001

Component:
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:ACCELERATOR PEDAL

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 20000208

End Date Of Manufacturing: 20001204

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 45800

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 20010706

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 20010622

Date Added To File: 20010702

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: MINIVANS EQUIPPED WITH AN ADJUSTABLE PEDAL OPTION. THE DRIVER FLOOR MAT COULD INTERFERE WITH THE ACCELERATOR PEDAL.

Consequence Summary:
THIS CAN RESULT IN A STUCK THROTTLE, INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.

Corrective Action:
DEALERS WILL REPLACE BOTH FRONT DRIVER AND PASSENGER SIDE FLOOR MATS IN THE VEHICLE. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN JULY 6, 2001. OWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT FORD AT 1-800-392-3673.