News / 

Ford Recalling Millions of Vehicles

Ford Recalling Millions of Vehicles

Estimated read time: Less than a minute

This archived news story is available only for your personal, non-commercial use. Information in the story may be outdated or superseded by additional information. Reading or replaying the story in its archived form does not constitute a republication of the story.

(KSL News) The Ford Motor Company is recalling millions of its vehicles because of a cruise control switch.

Ford says the switch could overheat or start burning and the company has received reports of some car fires. The recall covers three and one half million cars, trucks, SUVs and vans.

The Ford vehicles being recalled are F-Series and Ranger pickup trucks, Explorer, Bronco and Mountaineer SUVs, Econoline vans and some Crown Victoria, Town Car, Grand Marquis, Capri, Mark VII and Taurus Sho cars with model years ranging from 1992 to 2004, depending upon the particular vehicle.

Ford dealers will install a fused wiring harness to fix the problem.

Vehicle owners with questions about the recall can contact Ford at (888) 222-2751.

Related links

Most recent News stories


Catch up on the top news and features from, sent weekly.
By subscribing, you acknowledge and agree to's Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

KSL Weather Forecast