Recall List for the 1997 Ford Escort

Official recalls have been issued for the 1997 Ford Escort by the NHTSA. The complete details of all recalls are listed below, along with what they cover and the recommended solutions.

Recalls don't cost you anything to get fixed, but most are time-limited, so if your car is affected you should call your local Ford service department immediately!

If you have questions about a recall, write down your VIN & then call Ford customer service.

  1. RECALL: Trw/FMVSS 209/Seat Belt/No Lock Condition

    In the event of a crash, the restraint system may not provide adequate protection to the seat occupant, which may increase the risk of personal injury. Read more »

    Date Announced
    JUL 12, 2004
    Vehicles Affected
  2. RECALL: Ford/Integrated Air Bag Monitor Contamination

    This may, in turn, cause the air bag readiness light to illuminate and in very rare occurrences, air bag deployment, melted wiring, or fire may occur. Read more »

    Date Announced
    DEC 09, 2002
    Vehicles Affected

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