FORD TORINO 1974: VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL

Make : FORD Model : TORINO Year : 1974
Build Dates : 0000-00-00 - 0000-00-00
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 74V011000
Date Owner's Notified: 1974-01-11 Date Received by ODI: 1974-01-16 Date Added to Database: 1979-10-12
Manufacturers Involved: Ford Motor Company
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Component: VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 127208
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Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
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      POSSIBILITY THAT VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH THE SPEED CONTROL OPTION MAY HAVE THEVENT SOLENOID ARMATURE BIND WITHIN THE SERVO ASSEMBLY BECAUSE OF AN UNDERSIZEBRASS EYELET THAT GUIDES THE ARMATURE.SHOULD THIS CONDITION OCCUR, THE SPEEDCONTROL SYSTEM WILL MAINTAIN OR, IF THE BINDING OCCURS IN THE ACCELERATOR MODE,IT WILL INCREASE THE SPEED OF THE VEHICLE WITHOUT PRIOR WARNING EVEN THOUGH THEDRIVER ATTEMPTS TO DISENGAGE THE SYSTEM.'CORRECT BY INSPECTING AND REPLACINGWITH IMPROVED PARTS'.