2004 Ford TAURUS Electrical System Problems, Complaints and Defects, Recalls and Failures

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2004 Ford TAURUS Electrical System Problems, Complaints and Defects

 Issue ID953674
 Internal NHTSA #10488241
 ManufacurerFord Motor Company
 Model Year2004
 File date02/12/12
Product type codeVEHICLE
 Description of the problemOn 12. 02. 2012, i was stopped at an intersection; at a red light; the lane to the entrance to the freeway; at that moment and time i did activate the rear window defogger electrical push button switch for the vehicle rear window. As soon as the signal light was green; within approximately less than two minutes, i drove off and entered the freeway; upon entering the freeway and in the slow lane, i turned off the rear window defogger; in approximately less than two or three minutes while in motion/driving; there was a loud bang!. The loud bang, was a sound like something exploded; i looked into my rearview mirror and saw that i could barely make out what was behind me/traffic. I pulled off the freeway and found that my rear window had shattered/was broken up/cracked into pieces, the window didn't come apart; stayed intact. The rear window defogger system electrical connection @ the rear window on the passenger side; the connector plastic housing was melted, but stayed connected/intact. The driver side electrical connector detached/came off the rear window; the connector plastic housing was completely melted.
 Vehicle Mileage at Failure132876
Number of Occurences0
 City and StateMURRIETA, CA
 Was vehicle invloved in a crash?N
 Was vehicle involved in a fire?N
 Was incedent reported to police?N
 Was medical attention required?
 Was part original equipment?
No. of injured persons0
No. of fatalities0
 Date of purchase08/12/19
Was original owner?N
Anti-lock brakesN
Cruise controlN
Number of cylinders0
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 Vehicle speed60
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 Location of tire code
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 Date of manufacture
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  • What is Recall?

    A recall is when a product is removed from the market or a correction is made to the product because it is either defective or potentially harmful.
  • What is Failure?

    Failure is the state or condition of not meeting a desirable or intended objective, and may be viewed as the opposite of success. Product failure ranges from failure to sell the product to fracture of the product, in the worst cases leading to personal injury, the province of forensic engineering.
  • What is Defect?

    Non-conformance of a car component with the specified requirements, or non-fulfillment of user expectations, including the safety aspects.
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