X

Mercury Sable Recall 93V023000

Ford Recalls 1993 Models to Replace Incorrect ABS System Modules

Brakes, May 7, 1993

RepairPal Expert Overview

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): 1993

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).

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration logo Recall data provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration