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About These NHTSA Complaints:

This data is from the NHTSA — the US gov't agency tasked with vehicle safety. Complaints are spread across multiple & redundant categories, & are not organized by problem.

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2002 Ford Mustang body / paint problems

body / paint problem

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2002 Ford Mustang Owner Comments

problem #3

Apr 122002

Mustang 6-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles


2002 Ford Mustang - weatherstriping seal leaks, headliner falls continuously.

- Plantation, FL, USA

problem #2

Nov 072002

Mustang 6-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Micro checking of paint on horizontal surfaces of the vehicle, specifically hood, leading edges of roof line, and trunk lid spoiler area. Ford refuses to fix the problem or offer any typwe of compromise, via customer complaint phone line supplied in owners manual.stimate recieved on November 08, 2003 is approximately $750.

- Bocca Raton, FL, USA

problem #1

Jul 282003


  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Consumer stated vehicle the vehicle accelerated without warning. Dealer notified.. the consumer stated there was aloud noise when the vehicle was placed in any gear and then the vehicle jerked. The consumer also believed the speedometer was not working correctly. The rear view mirror was loose, the tail light lens had condensation, the window seal trim came off and the windows made up when up or down.

- Heavener, OK, USA

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