2000 Ford ExplorerVIN: 1fmzu72x3yzb62755

Vehicle Overview

Year:
2000
Make:
Ford
Model:
Explorer
Trim Package:
XLS
VIN:
1fmzu72x3yzb62755
Transmission Type:
MANUAL
Engine Compressor Type:
NATURALLY_ASPIRED
Engine Fuel Type:
regular unleaded
Tier Five - Vehicle Market Perception:
N/A
Doors:
4
Vehicle Style:
4dr SUV
Vehicle Type:
SUV
Primary Body Type:
SUV
Engine Cylinder:
6
Engine Size:
4
Vehicle Size:
Midsize

Vital Stats

Engine 2l 4 cylinders
4l 6 cylinders
Transmission N/A
N/A
Drivetrain
four wheel drive
Seating 4
N/A
MPG 22 City / 31 HWY
15 City / 19 HWY
Invoice Price $38,911
N/A

Vehicle Specifications

Number Of Doors:
4
Overall Width Without Mirrors:
70.2
Wheelbase:
111.6
Overall Length:
190.7
Overall Height:
67.5
Name:
XLS 4dr SUV 4WD
Use In New:
N
Workflowstatus:
UTMV Complete
Use In Used:
Y
Use In Pre Production:
N
Use In Future:
N
Head Airbags:
N
Side Airbags:
O
Passenger Airbag:
S
Depowered Airbags:
S
Ed Style Id:
7868
Jato Uid:
501599
Jato Model Year:
2000
Consumer Generic Feature:
AWD/4WD
Nhtsa Frontal Passenger Rating:
4 stars
Nhtsa Side Driver Rating:
5 stars
Bumper Bash:
1
Nhtsa Rollover Rating:
N
Nhtsa Side Rear Passenger Rating:
5 stars
Nhtsa Frontal Driver Rating:
4 stars
Iihs Moderate Overlap Front Test Results:
3
Epa Combined Mpg:
16
Epa City Mpg:
15
Payload:
750.0
Curb Weight:
3875
Turning Diameter:
37.3
Epa Highway Mpg:
19
Fuel Capacity:
21.0
Change Description:
Carryover
Generation:
2
Generation Year:
6
Tmvu Feature Description:
Intermittent Windshield Wipers, Power Brakes, Center Console, Remote Trunk Release, Tinted Glass, 4.0L V6 OHV 12V FI Engine, Roof Rack, Fog Lights, AM/FM/Cassette Audio System, Vinyl Seating, 5-Speed Manual Transmission, Captain Chairs (2), Power Door Locks, 15 Inch Wheels, Power Windows, Power Exterior Mirrors, Rear Window Wiper, Power Steering, Alloy Wheels, Air Conditioning, 4-Wheel ABS, Rear Window Defroster, Regular Unleaded Fuel Required, Lighted Entry System, Driver and Passenger Front Airbags, Tachometer
Used Tmv Retail:
2036.000
Total Msrp:
25840
Used Tmv Private Party:
1076.000
Used Tmv Trade In:
500.000
2nd Row Leg Room:
36.8
1st Row Hip Room:
51.9
2nd Row Shoulder Room:
56.8
1st Row Head Room:
39.9
1st Row Leg Room:
42.4
2nd Row Head Room:
39.3
2nd Row Hip Room:
51.9
1st Row Shoulder Room:
56.7
Cargo Capacity, All Seats In Place:
41.4
Max Cargo Capacity:
80
Stability Control:
N
Traction Control:
N
Vehicle Size Class:
Midsize
Epa Class:
SPORT_UTILITY_VEHICLES
Long Name:
4.0L V6 4x4 5-speed Manual
Primary Body Type:
SUV
Vehicle Style:
4dr SUV
Trim Level:
XLS
Standard Vehicle Description:
XLS 4dr SUV 4WD
Tmv Category:
Midsize SUV
Style Link Code:
T000409
Standard Vehicle Description Used:
XLS 4dr SUV 4WD
Driven Wheels:
four wheel drive
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Recall Subject:

All Products Associated with this Service Bulletin

Model:
EXPLORER
Make:
FORD
Year:
2000
Manufacturer:
FORD MOTOR COMPANY
Manufacturing Begin Date:
1998-09-14
Manufacturing End Date:
1999-09-12
Recalled Component ID:
00S04
Recall Number:
00V072000
Organization:
Ford Motor Company
Recall Date:
2000-04-15
Component Description:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:FUSES AND CIRCUIT BREAKERS
Component Manufacturer:
FORD MOTOR COMPANY
Code:
V
Potential Units Affected:
208903
Notification Date:
2000-03-13
Initiator:
ODI
Report Date:
2000-03-07
Part Number:
Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Number:

Details

Defect Summary:

VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: MULTI-PURPOSE VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH 4.0L ENGINES AND ALL-TIME 4-WHEEL DRIVE (A4WD) POWERTRAINS. THE GENERIC ELECTRONIC MODULE (GEM) COULD EXPERIENCE A CONDITION REFERRED TO AS "LOCK-UP" IN WHICH THE GEM CONTROLLED ELECTRONIC FUNCTIONS (E.G., FRONT WINDSHIELD WIPERS, INTERIOR LIGHTS, 4X4 SYSTEM, ETC.) COULD NOT BE TURNED ON OR, IN SOME CASES IF THE FUNCTION IS ON, COULD NOT BE TURNED OFF.

Consequence Summary:

AN INOPERATIVE WINDSHIELD WIPER SYSTEM COULD AFFECT DRIVER VISIBILITY, INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.

Corrective Summary:

DEALERS WILL INSTALL A RESISTOR IN THE GEM CIRCUIT.

Notes:

OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN APRIL 15, 2000. 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.ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGH

Recall Subject:

All Products Associated with this Service Bulletin

Model:
EXPLORER
Make:
FORD
Year:
2000
Manufacturer:
FORD MOTOR COMPANY
Manufacturing Begin Date:
2000-06-01
Manufacturing End Date:
2000-06-20
Recalled Component ID:
00S17
Recall Number:
00V179000
Organization:
Ford Motor Company
Recall Date:
2000-07-10
Component Description:
AIR BAGS:SIDE/WINDOW
Component Manufacturer:
FORD MOTOR COMPANY
Code:
V
Potential Units Affected:
2300
Notification Date:
2000-07-11
Initiator:
MFR
Report Date:
2000-07-05
Part Number:
Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Number:

Details

Defect Summary:

VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: 4-DOOR SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH SIDE AIR BAGS. THE SUBJECT VEHICLES HAVE A REVISED LEVEL SIDE CRASH SENSOR THAT COULD DEPLOY THE SIDE AIR BAG IF THE IGNITION KEY IS IN THE "RUN" POSITION AND THE SEATBELT WEBBING IS FORCIBLY EXTRACTED FROM A LOCKED RETRACTOR WITH A JERKING MOTION.

Consequence Summary:

INADVERTENT SIDE AIR BAG DEPLOYMENT COULD CAUSE PERSONAL INJURY TO THE SEAT OCCUPANT.

Corrective Summary:

DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE SIDE CRASH SENSORS WITH A REVISED DESIGN THAT WILL REDUCE THE LIKELIHOOD OF AN UNEXPECTED SIDE AIR BAG DEPLOYMENT.

Notes:

OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN JULY 10, 2000.OWNERS WHO 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. ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TR

Recall Subject:

All Products Associated with this Service Bulletin

Model:
EXPLORER
Make:
FORD
Year:
2000
Manufacturer:
FORD MOTOR COMPANY
Manufacturing Begin Date:
2000-04-12
Manufacturing End Date:
2000-06-30
Recalled Component ID:
00S21
Recall Number:
00V228001
Organization:
Ford Motor Company
Recall Date:
2000-10-26
Component Description:
SEAT BELTS
Component Manufacturer:
FORD MOTOR COMPANY
Code:
V
Potential Units Affected:
144435
Notification Date:
2000-08-22
Initiator:
MFR
Report Date:
2000-08-18
Part Number:
571
Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Number:
209

Details

Defect Summary:

VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES, LIGHT DUTY TRUCKS, SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES, AND MINI VANS EQUIPPED WITH TRW SEAT BELT BUCKLE ASSEMBLIES. THE BUCKLE BASE OF THESE SEAT BELT ASSEMBLIES WERE NOT PROPERLY HEAT TREATED AND THEREFORE DO NOT PASS THE LOAD BEARING REQUIREMENT OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 209, "SEAT BELT ASSEMBLIES."

Consequence Summary:

IN THE EVENT OF A VEHICLE CRASH, THE OCCUPANT MAY NOT BE PROPERLY RESTRAINED.

Corrective Summary:

DEALERS WILL INSPECT THE DATE CODE ON CERTAIN SEAT BELT BUCKLES OF YOUR VEHICLE AND REPLACE ALL SEAT BELT BUCKLES THAT FALL WITHIN THE SUSPECT DATE CODE RANGE. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN OCTOBER 26, 2000. 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.

Notes:

ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S AUTO SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-DASH-2-DOT (1-888-327-4236).

Recall Subject:

All Products Associated with this Service Bulletin

Model:
EXPLORER
Make:
FORD
Year:
2000
Manufacturer:
BRIDGESTONE/FIRESTONE, INC.
Manufacturing Begin Date:
N/A
Manufacturing End Date:
N/A
Recalled Component ID:
Recall Number:
00T005000
Organization:
Ford Motor Company
Recall Date:
2000-08-26
Component Description:
TIRES:TREAD/BELT
Component Manufacturer:
BRIDGESTONE/FIRESTONE, INC.
Code:
T
Potential Units Affected:
14400000
Notification Date:
2000-08-10
Initiator:
ODI
Report Date:
2000-08-21
Part Number:
Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Number:

Details

Defect Summary:

TIRE DESCRIPTION: FIRESTONE WILDERNESS AT, SIZE P235/75R15, PRODUCED AT THE DECATUR, ILLINOIS TIRE PLANT AND ALL FIRESTONE RADIAL ATX AND RADIAL ATX II TIRES, SIZE P235/75R15. OPERATION OF THESE TIRES AT LOW INFLATION PRESSURES, HIGH SPEED, AND IN HOT WEATHER, CAN CONTRIBUTE TO SEPARATION OF THE TIRE TREAD.

Consequence Summary:

IF THE TREAD SEPARATES FROM THE TIRE, THE DRIVER CAN LOSE CONTROL OF THE VEHICLE, POSSIBLY RESULTING IN A CRASH CAUSING INJURY OR DEATH.

Corrective Summary:

THE REPLACEMENT/REIMBURSEMENT PROGRAM FOR THIS CAMPAIGN EXPIRED ON AUGUST 29, 2001. HOWEVER, CUSTOMERS SHOULD CONTACT FIRESTONE CUSTOMER SERVICE AT 1-800-465-1904 FOR POSSIBLE ASSISTANCE.

Notes:

Recall Subject:

All Products Associated with this Service Bulletin

Model:
EXPLORER
Make:
FORD
Year:
2000
Manufacturer:
FORD MOTOR COMPANY
Manufacturing Begin Date:
1998-06-26
Manufacturing End Date:
1999-11-23
Recalled Component ID:
00S46
Recall Number:
00V395000
Organization:
Ford Motor Company
Recall Date:
2001-01-23
Component Description:
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)
Component Manufacturer:
FORD MOTOR COMPANY
Code:
V
Potential Units Affected:
100500
Notification Date:
2000-11-29
Initiator:
MFR
Report Date:
2000-11-28
Part Number:
Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Number:

Details

Defect Summary:

VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH THE 3.27 OR 3.55 AXLE RATION. THE SUBJECT VEHICLES HAVE A POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULE THAT COULD ALLOW THE VEHICLE TO EXCEED THE DESIGN INTENT TOP SPEED. AT THESE EXTREME SPEEDS, THE VEHICLE COULD BE CAPABLE OF EXCEEDING THE SPEED RATING OF THE TIRE.

Consequence Summary:

OPERATING THE VEHICLE ABOVE THE MAXIMUM SPEED RATING COULD LEAD TO A TIRE FAILURE WHICH AT THESE SPEEDS COULD RESULT IN A CRASH.

Corrective Summary:

DEALERS WILL REPROGRAM THE POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULE.

Notes:

OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN JANUARY 23, 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.ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIG

Recall Subject:

All Products Associated with this Service Bulletin

Model:
EXPLORER
Make:
FORD
Year:
2000
Manufacturer:
FORD MOTOR COMPANY
Manufacturing Begin Date:
N/A
Manufacturing End Date:
N/A
Recalled Component ID:
01B77
Recall Number:
01X001000
Organization:
Ford Motor Company
Recall Date:
2001-06-04
Component Description:
TIRES:TREAD/BELT
Component Manufacturer:
FORD MOTOR COMPANY
Code:
X
Potential Units Affected:
13000000
Notification Date:
2001-05-22
Initiator:
MFR
Report Date:
2001-05-22
Part Number:
Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Number:

Details

Defect Summary:

THIS IS NOT A SAFETY RECALL IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE SAFETY ACT. HOWEVER, IT IS DEEMED A SAFETY IMPROVEMENT CAMPAIGN BY THE AGENCY. EQUIPMENT DESCRIPTION: FORD IS REPLACING ALL FIRESTONE WILDERNESS AT 15, 16, AND 17 INCH TIRES MOUNTED ON FORD TRUCKS AND SUVS. FORD REPORTS TREAD SEPARATION CAN OCCUR DUE TO A COMBINATION OF THE SENSITIVITY OF THE TIRE DESIGN TO STRESS, AGING, AND MANUFACTURING DIFFERENCES BETWEEN PLANTS. FORD IS REPLACING THESE TIRES TO PREVENT POSSIBLE PREMATURE TIRE FAILURE. VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: THE VEHICLES LISTED BELOW MAY HAVE BEEN ORIGINALLY EQUIPPED WITH FIRESTONE WILDERNESS AT TIRES OR MAY HAVE HAD WILDERNESS AT TIRES INSTALLED DURING THE FIRESTONE RECALL LAUNCHED IN AUGUST 2000. CERTAIN 1991 THROUGHT 2002 FORD EXPLORER CERTAIN 2001 THROUGHT 2002 EXPLORER SPORT, AND SPORT TRAC CERTAIN 1997 THROUGH 2002 MERCURY MOUNTAINEER CERTAIN 1991 THROUGH 2001 RANGER CERTAIN 1999 THROUGH 2001 EXPEDITION CERTAIN 1991 THROUGH 1994, AND 1997 MODEL YEAR F-SERIES CERTAIN 1991 THROUGH 1994 BRONCO NOTE: BOTH ORIGINAL EQUIPMENT AND REPLACEMENT TIRES ARE AFFECTED.

Consequence Summary:

SHOULD THE TREAD SEPARATE AT HIGHWAY SPEEDS, A VEHICLE CRASH COULD OCCUR, POSSIBLY RESULTING IN PERSONAL INJURY OR DEATH.

Corrective Summary:

THE REPLACEMENT/REIMBURSEMENT PROGRAM FOR THIS CAMPAIGN EXPIRED ON MARCH 31, 2002. HOWEVER, CUSTOMERS CAN CONTACT FORD AT 1-877-917-3673 OR GO ON-LINE TO WWW.FORD.COM FOR POSSIBLE ASSISTANCE.

Notes:

Recall Subject:

All Products Associated with this Service Bulletin

Model:
EXPLORER
Make:
FORD
Year:
2000
Manufacturer:
SOUTHERN COMFORT CONVERSIONS
Manufacturing Begin Date:
2000-08-01
Manufacturing End Date:
2003-03-03
Recalled Component ID:
Recall Number:
03V094000
Organization:
Ford Motor Company
Recall Date:
2003-03-07
Component Description:
STRUCTURE
Component Manufacturer:
SOUTHERN COMFORT CONVERSIONS
Code:
V
Potential Units Affected:
3674
Notification Date:
2003-03-18
Initiator:
MFR
Report Date:
2003-03-07
Part Number:
Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Number:

Details

Defect Summary:

CERTAIN PICKUP TRUCK, VAN, AND MINI VAN CONVERSIONS EQUIPPED WITH SOUTHERN COMFORT BUILT RUNNING BOARDS THAT CONTAIN CERTAIN COURTESY LIGHTS MANUFACTURED BY AMERICAN TECHNOLOGY COMPONENTS, INC. THESE UNITS CONTAIN A COURTESY LIGHT OR LIGHTS THAT MIGHT OVERHEAT WHEN THE WIRE HARNESS IS EXPOSED TO EXCESSIVE MOISTURE AND ROAD SALT.

Consequence Summary:

THIS OVERHEATING CONDITION CAN CAUSE THE RUNNING BOARD TO MELT OR CAUSE A FIRE.

Corrective Summary:

DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE WIRING HARNESS ON THESE RUNNING BOARDS. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN MARCH 7, 2003. 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 SOUTHERN COMFORT AT 1-800-745-6096.

Notes:

CUSTOMERS CAN ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S AUTO SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-DASH-2-DOT (1-888-327-4236).

Recall Subject:

All Products Associated with this Service Bulletin

Model:
EXPLORER
Make:
FORD
Year:
2000
Manufacturer:
FORD MOTOR COMPANY
Manufacturing Begin Date:
1999-03-05
Manufacturing End Date:
2000-12-24
Recalled Component ID:
03S03
Recall Number:
03V280000
Organization:
Ford Motor Company
Recall Date:
2003-08-29
Component Description:
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:CABLES
Component Manufacturer:
FORD MOTOR COMPANY
Code:
V
Potential Units Affected:
448005
Notification Date:
2003-08-07
Initiator:
MFR
Report Date:
2003-08-05
Part Number:
Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Number:

Details

Defect Summary:

ON CERTAIN SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH SPEED CONTROL AND 4.0L SOHC ENGINES, IF THE STRAND COVER ON THE SPEED CONTROL CABLE BECOMES FLARED AT THE END, THE SPEED CONTROL CABLE MAY BIND WHEN THE SPEED CONTROL IS ACTIVATED.

Consequence Summary:

THE THROTTLE RETURN SPRING FORCE MAY NOT BE SUFFICIENT TO OVERCOME THE BINDING CONDITION WHEN THE SPEED CONTROL IS DISENGAGED. BRAKING FUNCTION WOULD BE MAINTAINED THOUGH STOPPING DISTANCES MAY BE INCREASED.

Corrective Summary:

DEALERS WILL INSPECT THE SPEED CONTROL CABLE AND, IF NECESSARY, REPLACE IT. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN AUGUST 29, 2003. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT FORD AT 1-800-392-3673.

Notes:

FORD RECALL NO. 03S03.CUSTOMERS CAN ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S AUTO SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-DASH-2-DOT (1-888-327-4236).

Recall Subject:

All Products Associated with this Service Bulletin

Model:
EXPLORER
Make:
FORD
Year:
2000
Manufacturer:
FORD MOTOR COMPANY
Manufacturing Begin Date:
1997-05-13
Manufacturing End Date:
2000-12-24
Recalled Component ID:
03S04
Recall Number:
03V281000
Organization:
Ford Motor Company
Recall Date:
2003-08-29
Component Description:
SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:RECLINER
Component Manufacturer:
FORD MOTOR COMPANY
Code:
V
Potential Units Affected:
1552880
Notification Date:
2003-08-07
Initiator:
ODI
Report Date:
2003-08-05
Part Number:
Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Number:

Details

Defect Summary:

ON CERTAIN SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH HIGH BACK SEATS, THE UPPER BOLT ON THE DRIVER'S SIDE HIGH BACK SEAT, THAT ATTACHES THE SEAT RECLINER MECHANISM TO THE SEAT BACK FRAME, COULD FRACTURE. IF THE BOLT FRACTURES AND DOES NOT JAM IN THE SEAT BACK FRAME, THE SEAT BACK MAY RECLINE UNTIL IT MAKES CONTACT WITH AN OBJECT BEHIND THE SEAT, SUCH AS THE SECOND ROW SEAT CUSHION.

Consequence Summary:

THE DRIVER COULD POTENTIALLY LOSE CONTACT WITH THE STEERING WHEEL OR FOOT PEDALS DURING SUCH AN EVENT, INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.

Corrective Summary:

DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE DRIVER SEAT UPPER BOLT WITH A METAL SPACER AND BOLT. IN ADDITION, SEATS WITH TUBULAR BACK FRAMES WILL HAVE THE FULLY THREADED LOWER RECLINER BOLT REPLACED WITH A PARTIALLY THREADED BOLT. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN ON AUGUST 29, 2003. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT FORD AT 1-800-392-3673.

Notes:

FORD RECALL NO. 03S04.CUSTOMERS CAN ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S AUTO SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-DASH-2-DOT (1-888-327-4236).

Recall Subject:

All Products Associated with this Service Bulletin

Model:
EXPLORER
Make:
FORD
Year:
2000
Manufacturer:
PRO-A MOTORS, INC.
Manufacturing Begin Date:
N/A
Manufacturing End Date:
N/A
Recalled Component ID:
Recall Number:
06E026000
Organization:
Ford Motor Company
Recall Date:
2006-04-03
Component Description:
EXTERIOR LIGHTING
Component Manufacturer:
PRO-A MOTORS, INC.
Code:
E
Potential Units Affected:
61944
Notification Date:
2006-03-23
Initiator:
OVSC
Report Date:
2006-03-23
Part Number:
571
Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Number:
108

Details

Defect Summary:

CERTAIN PRO-A MOTORS CORNER LAMPS, TURN SIGNALS, AND HEADLIGHTS SOLD AS REPLACEMENT LAMPS FOR USE ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES LISTED ABOVE. SOME COMBINATION LAMPS THAT ARE NOT EQUIPPED WITH AMBER SIDE REFLECTORS FAIL TO CONFORM TO FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 108, LAMPS, REFLECTIVE DEVICES, AND ASSOCIATED EQUIPMENT.

Consequence Summary:

WITHOUT THE AMBER REFLECTORS, THE VEHICLE WILL BE POORLY ILLUMINATED, POSSIBLY RESULTING IN A VEHICLE CRASH WITHOUT WARNING.

Corrective Summary:

PRO-A MOTORS WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND OFFER TO REPURCHASE THE LAMPS. THE RECALL BEGAN ON APRIL 3, 2006. OWNERS MAY CONTACT PRO-A MOTORS AT 323-838-2988.

Notes:

THIS RECALL ONLY PERTAINS TO PRO-A MOTORS AFTERMARKET LAMPS AND HAS NO RELATION TO ANY ORIGINAL EQUIPMENT INSTALLED ON THE LISTED PASSENGER VEHICLES.FOR MORE INFORMATION ON THE LAMP MODEL NUMBERS, CLICK ON DOCUMENT SEARCH AND VIEW DOCUMENT TITLED "LAMP MO

Recall Subject:

All Products Associated with this Service Bulletin

Model:
EXPLORER
Make:
FORD
Year:
2000
Manufacturer:
UFI FILTERS USA
Manufacturing Begin Date:
N/A
Manufacturing End Date:
N/A
Recalled Component ID:
Recall Number:
06E056000
Organization:
Ford Motor Company
Recall Date:
2006-08-04
Component Description:
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
Component Manufacturer:
UFI FILTERS USA
Code:
E
Potential Units Affected:
58640
Notification Date:
2006-06-23
Initiator:
MFR
Report Date:
2006-06-13
Part Number:
Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Number:

Details

Defect Summary:

CERTAIN AFTERMARKET FUEL FILTERS SOLD UNDER THE PUROLATOR BRAND NAME, P/N F65277, SHIPPED FROM JANUARY 16 THROUGH JUNE 2, 2006, FOR USE ON THE ABOVE LISTED PASSENGER VEHICLES. DUE TO INCORRECT DESIGN, THE QUICK CONNECTORS MAY NOT FULLY SEAT WITH THE TUBE INTERFACE, EVEN THOUGH THE PERSON MAKING THE CONNECTION MAY BELIEVE THAT THE QUICK CONNECTOR IS FULLY ATTACHED.

Consequence Summary:

FAILURE OF THIS CONNECTION COULD LEAD TO FUEL SPILLAGE AND, IN THE PRESENCE OF AN IGNITION SOURCE, A FIRE COULD OCCUR.

Corrective Summary:

UFI WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND REPLACE THE FILTERS FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON AUGUST 4, 2006. OWNERS MAY CONTACT UFI FILTERS USA AT 800-230-5876.

Notes:

THIS RECALL ONLY PERTAINS TO UFI FILTERS USA (PUROLATOR) AFTERMARKET FUEL FILTERS AND HAS NO RELATION TO ANY ORIGINAL EQUIPMENT INSTALLED ON THE LISTED PASSENGER VEHICLES.CUSTOMERS MAY CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S VEHICLE S

Recall Subject:

All Products Associated with this Service Bulletin

Model:
EXPLORER
Make:
FORD
Year:
2000
Manufacturer:
FORD MOTOR COMPANY
Manufacturing Begin Date:
1998-06-16
Manufacturing End Date:
2000-09-27
Recalled Component ID:
05S28
Recall Number:
07V336000
Organization:
Ford Motor Company
Recall Date:
2007-08-13
Component Description:
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
Component Manufacturer:
FORD MOTOR COMPANY
Code:
V
Potential Units Affected:
3600000
Notification Date:
2007-08-03
Initiator:
ODI
Report Date:
2007-08-03
Part Number:
Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Number:

Details

Defect Summary:

ON CERTAIN PICKUP TRUCKS, PASSENGER VEHICLES, SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES, AND MOTOR HOMES CHASSIS, THE SPEED CONTROL DEACTIVATION SWITCH MAY, UNDER CERTAIN CONDITIONS, LEAK INTERNALLY AND THEN OVERHEAT, SMOKE, OR BURN.

Consequence Summary:

THIS COULD RESULT IN AN UNDERHOOD FIRE.

Corrective Summary:

DEALERS WILL INSTALL A FUSED WIRING HARNESS. OWNERS OF THE PASSENGER CARS INCLUDED IN THIS CAMPAIGN WILL BE INSTRUCTED TO RETURN THEIR VEHICLES TO THEIR DEALERS TO HAVE THE SPEED CONTROL DEACTIVATION SWITCH DISCONNECTED AS AN INTERIM REPAIR. AS SOON AS REPAIR PARTS ARE AVAILABLE (EXPECTED OCTOBER 2007), OWNERS WILL BE INSTRUCTED TO RETURN TO THE DEALERS FOR INSTALLATION OF A FUSED WIRING HARNESS. THE RECALL BEGAN ON AUGUST 13, 2007, AND MAILING COMPLETED BY SEPTEMBER 19, 2007. OWNERS MAY CONTACT FORD AT 1-888-222-2751.

Notes:

FORD RECALL NO. 05S28.CUSTOMERS MAY ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION;S VEHICLE SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), OR GO TO HTTP://WWW.SAFERCAR.GOV.

Recall Subject:

All Products Associated with this Service Bulletin

Model:
EXPLORER
Make:
FORD
Year:
2000
Manufacturer:
SABERSPORT
Manufacturing Begin Date:
N/A
Manufacturing End Date:
N/A
Recalled Component ID:
Recall Number:
09E012000
Organization:
Ford Motor Company
Recall Date:
2009-05-11
Component Description:
EXTERIOR LIGHTING
Component Manufacturer:
SABERSPORT
Code:
E
Potential Units Affected:
16270
Notification Date:
2009-04-07
Initiator:
OVSC
Report Date:
2009-04-07
Part Number:
571
Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Number:
108

Details

Defect Summary:

SABERSPORT IS RECALLING 16,270 COMBINATION CORNER AND BUMPER LAMP ASSEMBLIES OF VARIOUS PART NUMBERS SOLD FOR USE AS AFTERMARKET EQUIPMENT FOR VARIOUS PASSENGER VEHICLES. THESE HEADLAMPS FAIL TO CONFORM TO THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 108, "LAMPS, REFLECTIVE DEVICES, AND ASSOCIATED EQUIPMENT." THESE LAMPS DO NOT CONTAIN THE REQUIRED AMBER SIDE REFLECTORS.

Consequence Summary:

DECREASED LIGHTING VISIBILITY MAY RESULT IN A VEHICLE CRASH.

Corrective Summary:

SABERSPORT WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND OFFER A FULL REFUND FOR THE NONCOMPLIANT COMBINATION LAMPS. THE SAFETY RECALL BEGAN ON MAY 11, 2009. OWNERS MAY CONTACT SABERSPORT AT 1-909-598-7589.

Notes:

THIS RECALL ONLY PERTAINS TO AFTERMARKET REPLACEMENT EQUIPMENT AND HAS NO RELATION TO ANY ORIGINAL EQUIPMENT INSTALLED ON VEHICLES PRODUCED BY THE VEHICLE MANUFACTURER.IN ORDER TO DETERMINE IF YOUR AFTERMARKET LAMP ASSEMBLY IS AFFECTED BY THIS NONCOMPLIAN

Recall Subject:

All Products Associated with this Service Bulletin

Model:
EXPLORER
Make:
FORD
Year:
2000
Manufacturer:
DOPE, INC.
Manufacturing Begin Date:
N/A
Manufacturing End Date:
N/A
Recalled Component ID:
Recall Number:
09E025000
Organization:
Ford Motor Company
Recall Date:
2009-07-28
Component Description:
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
Component Manufacturer:
DOPE, INC.
Code:
E
Potential Units Affected:
42540
Notification Date:
2009-05-11
Initiator:
OVSC
Report Date:
2009-05-11
Part Number:
571
Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Number:
108

Details

Defect Summary:

DOPE, INC. IS RECALLING 42,540 COMBINATION CORNER AND BUMPER LAMP ASSEMBLIES OF VARIOUS PART NUMBERS SOLD FOR USE AS AFTERMARKET EQUIPMENT FOR VARIOUS PASSENGER VEHICLES. THESE HEADLAMPS FAIL TO CONFORM TO THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 108, "LAMPS, REFLECTIVE DEVICES, AND ASSOCIATED EQUIPMENT." THESE LAMPS DO NOT CONTAIN THE REQUIRED AMBER SIDE REFLECTORS.

Consequence Summary:

DECREASED LIGHTING VISIBILITY MAY RESULT IN A VEHICLE CRASH.

Corrective Summary:

DOPE, INC. WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND OFFER A FULL REFUND FOR THE NONCOMPLIANT COMBINATION LAMPS. THE SAFETY RECALL BEGAN ON JULY 28, 2009. OWNERS MAY CONTACT DOPE, INC. AT 1-626-272-1798.

Notes:

THIS RECALL ONLY PERTAINS TO AFTERMARKET REPLACEMENT EQUIPMENT AND HAS NO RELATION TO ANY ORIGINAL EQUIPMENT INSTALLED ON VEHICLES PRODUCED BY THE VEHICLE MANUFACTURER.IN ORDER TO DETERMINE IF YOUR AFTERMARKET LAMP ASSEMBLY IS AFFECTED BY THIS NONCOMPLIAN

Recall Subject:

All Products Associated with this Service Bulletin

Model:
EXPLORER
Make:
FORD
Year:
2000
Manufacturer:
FORD MOTOR COMPANY
Manufacturing Begin Date:
1994-08-11
Manufacturing End Date:
2002-08-30
Recalled Component ID:
09S09
Recall Number:
09V399000
Organization:
Ford Motor Company
Recall Date:
2009-10-27
Component Description:
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
Component Manufacturer:
FORD MOTOR COMPANY
Code:
V
Potential Units Affected:
4500000
Notification Date:
2009-10-13
Initiator:
ODI
Report Date:
2009-10-13
Part Number:
Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Number:

Details

Defect Summary:

FORD IS RECALLING MODEL YEARS 1995-2003 WINDSTAR, 2000-2003 EXCURSION DIESEL, 1993-1997 AND 1999-2003 F-250 SD THROUGH F-550 SD DIESEL, 1992-2003 E-150 THROUGH E-550, 1995-2002 EXPLORER, 1997 AND 2002 MERCURY MOUNTAINEER, 1995-1997 AND 2001-2003 RANGER, AND 1994 F53 VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH THE TEXAS INSTRUMENTS SPEED CONTROL DEACTIVATION SWITCH (SCDS). THE SCDS MAY LEAK INTERNALLY AND THEN OVERHEAT, SMOKE, OR BURN.

Consequence Summary:

A VEHICLE FIRE COULD OCCUR WITH OR WITHOUT THE ENGINE RUNNING.

Corrective Summary:

FORD WILL NOTIFY OWNERS THAT DEALERS WILL INSTALL A FUSED WIRING HARNESS IN LINE WITH THE SCDS. ON 1999-2003 WINDSTAR VEHICLES WITH A LEAKING SCDS, DEALERS WILL ALSO INSPECT THE ABS CONTROL MODULE CONNECTOR AND REPAIR AS NECESSARY. REPAIRS WILL BE COMPLETED FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL BEGAN ON OCTOBER 27, 2009. OWNERS MAY CONTACT FORD AT 1-888-222-2751.

Notes:

FORD'S RECALL CAMPAIGN NUMBER IS 09S09.OWNERS MAY ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S VEHICLE SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), OR GO TO HTTP://WWW.SAFERCAR.GOV .

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