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Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
45,082 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.

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2006 Ford Mustang suspension problems

suspension problem

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2006 Ford Mustang Owner Comments

problem #7

May 132016


  • 83,000 miles


While driving the pan hard bar broke causing the vehicle to wobble back and forth uncontrollably. I was making a right hand turn at a light I was previously stopped at. I heard a noise as if I had ran over something and after completing the turn my car sounded as if it had a flat. I pulled over and inspected the tire and saw nothing. Attempting to drive over 10mph resulted in intense wobbling and unable to control vehicle. If at a high rate of speed this could have resulted in a crash. Researched online and multiple others had same incident with unknown reasons the bar breaks causing loss of control.this bar holds between rear wheels so vehicle will stay straight. I am just thankful I was at a slow speed and not driving on a freeway or higher rate of speed that could have resulted in losing my life or someone else's not having control of back portion of my vehicle. Even having it towed the tow operator said it wasn't even stable on back of his truck.

- Visalia, CA, USA

problem #6

Oct 132014

Mustang 8-cyl

  • 75,000 miles
Front end suspension is falling a part and it is rarely driven. It is driven to work and on weekends.

- San Antonio, TX, USA

problem #5

May 132014

Mustang 6-cyl

  • miles
I have a 2006 Ford Mustang and I have a rattle in the front end and not sure if just sounds like rear also, , not sure what or why but it does the noise even if you just go over any small bump, I cant find what it is, do you or have you had this happen on these cars ? please let me know if any thing to fix it, sounds like its falling apart. Thank you

- Panama, OK, USA

problem #4

Jan 172013

Mustang 6-cyl

  • 149,074 miles


My headlights went dim on the expressway almost causing and accident and I been having front suspension issues where you can hear loud banging noise I have change my struts several times I have check for recall and there is a recall notice for both but it does not show on the Ford website I found these two recalls id's 77553 and 63858 for my 06 Ford Mustang can I get some help resolving this issue

- San Benito, TX, USA

problem #3

May 012010


  • miles
This is the request in order to begin investigations, inspections, analysis on the Ford 2006 Mustang. The data base has been searched and four to five recalls have been already listed. This request is to ensure that all owners have information about any defective, recalled equipment for the 2006 Ford Mustang.

- San Antonio, TX, USA

problem #2

Aug 172006

Mustang 6-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • 0 miles
Starting at approx. 50mph I experience a shimmy in the steering wheel, most of the time. From time to time it will not shimmy when I reach the 50mph but as soon as I stop and start again the shimmy returns. I took it back to the dealer and all they did was balance the tires and did not make a difference. So I have had the car aligned, tires/rims force road balanced, new rotors, brake pads, bearings checked and still have the same shimmy. Dealer will not help and I nor anyone else knows what to try next.

- Jonesboro, AR, USA

problem #1

May 212006

Mustang 8-cyl

  • Manual transmission
  • 8,500 miles
After vehicle spent nearly two months in the shop due to ball joint assembly failure the car was put back into my possession. I drove the car from the dealer that it was purchased from to home, approximately 300 miles. I noticed a rubbing noise still coming from the front end of the vehicle. After 1 day of the car being in my possession I heard a rattling sound coming from the rear end of the car. Mostly going over small bumps at low speeds. Needless to say I have had the vehicle for 5 months and I have spent more time driving my 2001 escort than I have my 2006 GT. Sad but true the escort nearly $20,000 less than the GT is safer and more reliable than my brand new off the line vehicle has been.

- Branson, MO, USA

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