Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 2007 FORD CROWN VICTORIA

NHTSA Campaign Number: 07V183000

Manufacturer Campaign Number: 07C16

Make: FORD

Model: CROWN VICTORIA

Year: 2007

Component:
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 20070330

End Date Of Manufacturing: 20070404

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 630

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 20070427

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 20070426

Date Added To File: 20070426

Regulation Part Number: 571

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 135

Defect Summary:
CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH ANTILOCK BRAKE SYSTEMS (ABS) FAIL TO COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 135, “PASSENGER CAR BRAKE SYSTEMS.” THE FRONT AND REAR RIGHT SIDE BRAKE LINES MAY BE REVERSED AT THE ABS HYDRAULIC CONTROL UNIT.

Consequence Summary:
THE BRAKES MAY NOT OPERATE AS INTENDED, WHICH COULD RESULT IN A CRASH.

Corrective Action:
DEALERS WILL INSPECT THE BRAKE LINE CONNECTIONS AND THE HYDRAULIC CONTROL UNIT AND REPOSITION THEM FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALLBEGAN ON APRIL 27, 2007. OWNERS MAY CONTACT FORD AT 1-800-392-3673.