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All car recall 06V286000

Recall 06V286000

Affected Cars:

Make Model Year(s)
Ford E-150 1994, 1995, 1996
E-250 1994, 1995, 1996
E-350 1994, 1995, 1996
Excursion 2000, 2001, 2002
Explorer 1998
F-250 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999
F-250 Super Duty 2000, 2001, 2002
F-350 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997
F-350 Super Duty 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002
Mercury Mountaineer 1998

Drive Train, August 7, 2006
Original Recall from the NHTSA

NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 06V286000

NHTSA Action Number: EA05005

Component: VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL

Potential Number of Units Affected: 1200000

Summary: ON CERTAIN TRUCKS EQUIPPED WITH SPEED CONTROL, GASOLINE OR NATURAL GAS ENGINES, THE SPEED CONTROL DEACTIVATION SWITCH MAY OVERHEAT.

Consequence: OVERHEATING COULD RESULT IN SMOKE OR BURN AND AN UNDERHOOD FIRE.

Remedy: DEALERS WILL INSTALL A FUSED WIRING HARNESS INTO THE SPEED CONTROL SYSTEM FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON AUGUST 7, 2006. OWNERS MAY CONTACT FORD AT 1-866-436-7332. (NOTE: ALSO SEE RECALLS 05V017 AND 05V388)

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 data provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration