really awful
Crashes / Fires:
4 / 10
Injuries / Deaths:
5 / 0
Average Mileage:
151,806 miles

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2002 Ford Windstar Owner Comments (Page 7 of 7)

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problem #4

Apr 072005

Windstar 6-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • 27,266 miles


While pulling into an inclined driveway the accelerator pedal went to the floor. This condition causes the vehicle to take off and ran into steel frame of a door, the vehicle front wheel was still spinning until the ignition switch was turned off. The vehicle was tow to the dealer. The cause of the problem has not been determined at this time.

- Twin Bridges, MT, USA

problem #3

Sep 152004

Windstar 6-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
The vehicle accelerated while waiting in line to move forward at a stop light, the consumer has his foot on the brake. The vehicle jumped, as result, the consumer had a front collision.

- Cleveland, OH, USA

problem #2

Sep 012002

Windstar 6-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • 8,000 miles
When starting the vehicle it jerked forward without warning. The consumer almost injured her son.

- Mcclellandtown, PA, USA

problem #1

Aug 262003


  • 18,000 miles
When at a stop and with foot is on the brake vehicle revved and rpms inceased. Consumer put vehicle in park and then it accelerated without warning. Dealer notofied.

- Redford, MI, USA

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