NHTSA Begins Engineering Analysis Of Ford Windstars

Law360, New York (December 23, 2010, 1:08 PM EST) -- Federal auto safety officials have stepped up their probe into possible defects in certain Ford Windstar minivans, opening an engineering analysis in response to hundreds of consumer complaints alleging corrosion in the vehicle's suspension structure.

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Office of Defects Investigation on Wednesday announced the upgrade of its investigation into 346 complaints alleging fracture, cracking or excessive corrosion of the front subframes of 550,000 Windstar vehicles from the 1999 through 2003 model years in order to “further assess the scope, frequency and...
To view the full article, register now.