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Ford—UP Explorer—Speed Control System modification

PRA number: 2006/8836
Date published: 19th October 2006

Product information

Product description

UP Explorer vehicles equipped with speed control. Built from 24 September 1997 to 20 January 1999 inclusive.

What are the defects?

In certain circumstances the underhood speed control deactivation switch mounted on the brake master cylinder may leak and brake fluid contamination in the electrical connector may cause the wiring to overheat, smoke, or burn. This condition may occur either when the vehicle is parked or when it is being operated, even if the speed control is not in use.

What are the hazards?

Vehicle Malfunction

Where the product was sold

  • Nationally

Supplier

Ford Motor Company of Australia

What should consumers do?

Known owners will be contacted by mail. For further information, contact any authorised Ford Dealer or Ford's Customer Relationship Centre on toll free number 1800 503 672.

Other regulator reference numbers

SRCC363