Ford Recalls 1.1 Million Vehicles

October 10, 2001
Filed under Trailer News

Ford has recalled more than 1.1 million Windstar minivans, Mercury Cougar coupes, and
Contour and Mystique small sedans due to possible fire hazards. The company notified owners
of approximately 778,000 1999-2001 Windstar minivans after 10 reports of the
windshield-wiper motor catching fire. Of those vans, some 525,000 1999-2001 Windstars were
also recalled for a fire hazard with the rear seat air-conditioning/heating system. Ford
said it had no reports of any injuries in those fires.

Print Friendly

Related Content


Feel free to leave a comment...
and oh, if you want a pic to show with your comment, go get a gravatar!

Get a FREE issue of Trailer Life Magazine

Sign up for your trial subscription and you'll receive a FREE issue. If you like Trailer Life, pay just $17.97 for 11 more issues (12 in all). Otherwise, write "cancel" on the invoice, return it and owe nothing.

Terms of Use | Privacy Policy

© 2016 Good Sam Enterprises, LLC. All Rights Reserved.