Ford announces another recall on older vehicles - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

10/14/09

Ford announces another recall on older vehicles

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - The Ford Motor Company has issued another recall over a faulty cruise control switch.

Ford is recalling 4.5 million older vehicles because a defect in the switch could cause a fire.  The recall includes SUV's, minivans, and trucks made between 1992 and 2003.

Ford has issued eight recalls over the past ten years because of the problem.

The new recall includes:

  • 1995-2003 model year Ford Windstar 
  • 2000-2003 Ford Excursion diesel 
  • 1993-1997 and 1999-2003 Ford F-Super Duty diesel 
  • 1992-2003 Ford Econoline 
  • 1995-2002 Ford Explorer and Mercury Mountaineer 
  • 1995-1997 and 2001-2003 Ford Ranger 
  • 1994 Ford F53 Motor home vehicles equipped with the Texas Instruments speed control deactivation

©2009 KCBD NewsChannel 11. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

  • Local News on KCBD.comNewsMore>>

  • Trump offers support for background checks on gun buys

    Trump offers support for background checks on gun buys

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 2:12 AM EST2018-02-20 07:12:04 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 2:47 PM EST2018-02-20 19:47:04 GMT

    Dozens of teens spread their bodies across the pavement outside the White House on Monday to symbolize the dead in the Florida school shooting and call for stronger gun controls.

    Dozens of teens spread their bodies across the pavement outside the White House on Monday to symbolize the dead in the Florida school shooting and call for stronger gun controls.

  • The Latest: Law firm says it fired van der Zwaan last year

    The Latest: Law firm says it fired van der Zwaan last year

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 9:52 AM EST2018-02-20 14:52:10 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 2:46 PM EST2018-02-20 19:46:48 GMT
    Special counsel Robert Mueller's prosecutors have filed a new charge against a London-based lawyer they say lied to federal investigators in the Russia probe.
    Special counsel Robert Mueller's prosecutors have filed a new charge against a London-based lawyer they say lied to federal investigators in the Russia probe.
  • Next stop for school shooting survivors: the Florida Capitol

    Next stop for school shooting survivors: the Florida Capitol

    Monday, February 19 2018 11:32 PM EST2018-02-20 04:32:13 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 2:35 PM EST2018-02-20 19:35:14 GMT

    A hundred Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students to head by bus to Florida's capital to urge lawmakers to act to prevent a repeat of massacre that claimed 17 lives.

    A hundred Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students to head by bus to Florida's capital to urge lawmakers to act to prevent a repeat of massacre that claimed 17 lives.

Powered by Frankly