Mercury Sable Recall 93V023000

Ford Recalls 1993 Models to Replace Incorrect ABS System Modules

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Summary:

Ford has recalled certain 1993 Taurus and Mercury Sable vehicles equipped with anti-lock brake systems (ABS). The incorrect ABS controller may be installed on the vehicle, which could result in insufficient braking ability. This can increase the risk of a crash. Dealers will replace the controller with the correct unit.

Original Recall from the NHTSA
Model Year(s):
Manufacturer's Report Date:

May 7, 1993

NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number:

93V023000

NHTSA Action Number:

N/A

Component:

SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK

Potential Number of Units Affected:

212

Summary:

ANTI-LOCK BRAKE SYSTEM CONTROLLERS DESIGNED FOR REAR WHEEL DRIVE CARS MAY HAVE BEEN INSTALLED ON THESE FRONT WHEEL DRIVE CARS..

Consequence:

THIS COULD RESULT IN REDUCED BRAKING ABILITY AND POSSIBLE VEHICLE ACCIDENT.

Remedy:

REPLACE THE REAR WHEEL DRIVE ABS CONTROLLER WITH A FRONT WHEEL DRIVE ABS CONTROLLER.

Notes:

SYSTEM: BRAKES VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER CARS WITH OPTIONAL ANTI-LOCK BRAKE SYSTEMS (ABS).

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Recall data provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration