November 7, 2003
Ford Has Recalled the 2001-2003 WINDSTAR
- The U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic
Safety Administration (NHTSA) announced.
Make : FORD Model : WINDSTAR Year : 2001
Make : FORD Model : WINDSTAR Year : 2002
Make : FORD Model : WINDSTAR Year : 2003
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 03V459000
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 257119
2001-2003 FORD WINDSTAR VEHICLES MANUFACTURED FROM MARCH 7, 2001, THROUGH
NOVEMBER 5, 2002. THE SEAT FLOOR-TO-SEAT LATCH CAN RELEASE UNDER LOAD.
OWNERS WILL BE INSTRUCTED TO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED FORD
DEALER TO HAVE THE SEAT LATCH REPLACED FREE OF CHARGE. FORD HAS NOT YET
PROVIDED THE AGENCY WITH A NOTIFICATION SCHEDULE.
ALSO, CUSTOMERS CAN CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY
ADMINISTRATIONS AUTO SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-DASH-2-DOT (1-888-327-4236).
Regarding Auto Recalls
Frequently SafetyAlerts will list
auto recalls before
your dealer will know about them. If you have a vehicle
affected by one of these posted recalls be sure and
write down the NHTSA
CAMPAIGN ID Number.
If your dealer doesn't know about the recall when you
check, ask them how they are notified of recalls and
when the next update is due.
Did you know?
During 2001 there were over
1575 products recalled in the United
States for safety reasons!
How many did you hear
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