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Recall data for: 9999 FORD AIR BAG SWITCH

NHTSA Campaign Number: 98E020000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: AIR BAG SWITCH

Year: 9999

Component:
AIR BAGS:ON-OFF SWITCH ASSEMBLY

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing:

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19980522

Recall Type: E

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 470

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19980824

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19980728

Date Added To File: 19980729

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
EQUIPMENT DESCRIPTION: AFTERMARKET AIR BAG CONTROL SWITCH KITS, PART NOS. F8DB – 14385, WITH THE FOLLOWING SUFFIXES: EA, FA, LA, MA, VA, AND TA, CAN BREAK IF CYCLED FREQUENTLY. THESE KITS ARE SPECIFIED FOR INSTALLATION ON TAURUS, SABLE, WINDSTAR, EXPLORER, MOUNTAINEER, EXPEDITION, NAVIGATOR, AND RANGER VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH EITHER DRIVER OR DRIVER AND FRONT PASSENGER AIR BAGS.

Consequence Summary:

Corrective Action:
DEALERS WILL REPLACE THESE SWITCHES WITH A REVISED SWITCH.