Archive for ‘Ford’

Ford’s “Cruising” For A Bruising–Truck owners must disconnect their cruise control switches to prevent fires.

February 29, 2008 By: LemonLaw Category: Car Lemon Law, Defective Car, Ford, Recall

We are working with a Philadelphia Network affiliate on this story.  If your truck has suffered damage as a result of this problem, please contact Michael Sacks, Kimmel and Silverman’s Director of Client Services at 800-536-6652 ext. 131 or via e-mail at Feds Alert Ford Owners to Recalls By KEN THOMAS – 18 hours… Read More

In the market for a new car? Don’t let opportunity pass you “buy”!

September 18, 2007 By: LemonLaw Category: buick, Car Buying, Chrysler, dealership incentives, financing, Ford, jeep, kia, lincoln

Auto Makers Pile On Buyer Incentives by Jonathan Welsh Thursday, September 13, 2007 provided by the Wall Street Journal Online The home-mortgage mess is hitting the auto business, as interest rates on car loans creep upward and many people find it hard to qualify for credit to buy a new vehicle. But for consumers with… Read More

Philadelphia Ford Dealers Charged With Racial Bias

August 31, 2007 By: LemonLaw Category: Car Dealership Fraud, Ford

Lemon Law Attorney Bob Silverman appeared on NBC10’s All That & More” last week to discuss this scandal.  if you feel that you have been a victim of this scam, please contact us to see if we can help. By WILLIAM BENDER From The Philadelphia Daily News At Springfield Ford in Delaware County, “You ALWAYS… Read More

Tough Break–Ford Recalls 3.6 Million Vehicles

August 22, 2007 By: LemonLaw Category: Ford, Recall, Warranty

From Associated Press Ford Recalling 3.6 Million Vehicles By Ken Thomas, Associated Press Writer Ford Recalling 3.6 Million Vehicles to Deal With Concerns About Faulty Cruise Control Switch WASHINGTON (AP) — Ford Motor Co. said Friday it is recalling 3.6 million passenger cars, trucks, sport utility vehicles and vans to address concerns about a cruise… Read More

Ford trucks–built tough? We’re not sure….

March 16, 2007 By: LemonLaw Category: Coolant and Oil Problems, Ford

We are seeing an increase in the number of Ford F Trucks cases recently, especially with coolant and oil problems. If you have brought your truck in for these problems, you are not alone. Check your VIN#. Many of those vehicles affected have a P as the 8th letter of their VIN#. If you find… Read More

Ford’s loss could be your gain

January 29, 2007 By: LemonLaw Category: Ford

Ford is once again making headlines today, posting the worst annual loss in the company’s 103-year history. But, if you’re looking for a new car and have your eyes on a Ford, there may be a silver lining among the dark clouds. With a loss like this, Ford most likely will be trying to move… Read More

More problems for Ford-Paint Defects in 2000-2005 models

December 11, 2006 By: LemonLaw Category: Ford, Paint Defect

Ford Service Bulletin Shows Paint Defect On Many 2000-2005 Models Ford has issued a Technical Service Bulletin that shows a major paint defect in many large 2000-05 Ford, Lincoln and Mercury cars, trucks and SUVs that used aluminum body parts (hoods and fenders) to reduce vehicle weight. Affected models are the 2000-04 Crown Victoria, Taurus,… Read More

Ford plans to recall over 100,000 vehicles

October 12, 2006 By: LemonLaw Category: Ford, Recall

Ford will recall thousands of its Five Hundred and Montego sedans and Freestar minivans after a problem with side door latches. The recall of about 140,000 2005 Five Hundred/Montego sedans and 2005-2006 Freestar minivans is being performed because the latches in the vehicles may let in water, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) said…. Read More