Huge win for car owners! All TSBs to be made public. The Center for Auto Safety just made the NHTSA (US Government) make public the full text of all TSBs from now on. They are the same organization that has petitioned the NHTSA & filed lawsuits to protect car owners over exploding gas tanks & other major safety issues. Whenever you drive in your car, you are safer thanks in part to a lot of work over the years by this small but very effective consumer advocacy group.

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2.5

hardly worth mentioning
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
60,000 miles

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.

So how do you find out what problems are occurring? For this NHTSA complaint data, the only way is to read through the comments below. Any duplicates or errors? It's not us.

1998 Mercury Villager brakes problems

brakes problem

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1998 Mercury Villager Owner Comments

problem #1

Aug 182003

Villager

  • Automatic transmission
  • 60,000 miles

A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

Consumer took vehicle to dealership because of a noise that was being heard when applying the brakes. Dealer maintained that the brakes were fine, yet the noise continued. It could be heard when vehicle was going at 35 mph.

- Fontana, CA, USA

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