US safety regulators have closed a pair of investigations into some 500,000 Ford Crown Victoria, Mercury Grand Marquis and Marauder sedans built between 2004 to 2007, and 100,000 Chevrolet Impala models from 2014. The Ford investigation focused on rusting heat shields, which may become dislodged and jam the steering, according to Reuters. Show More Summary
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Cops, old people, and anybody who rides in a taxi should know Ford is recalling 38,645 Crown Victorias, Mercury Grand Marquis', and Lincoln Town Cars because the last time they recalled those cars, they may or may not have done something "that could potentially result in a loss of steering." Read more...
Ford announced the recall Tuesday, adding that the new problem was created while the company attempted to fix a previous recall, which affected 355,000 cars. The cars in question are the Ford Crown Victoria, the Lincoln Town Car, and the Mercury Grand Marquis. Show More Summary
Vehicles Affected: Approximately 38,600 model-year 2005-2011 Ford Crown Victoria, Mercury Grand Marquis and Lincoln Town Car sedans. The vehicles being recalled include certain 2005-2011 Ford Crown Victoria vehicles built at St. Thomas Assembly, March 23, 2004, to Aug. 30, 2011;...
Ford Motor Co. issued five safety recalls covering about 200,000 vehicles in North America.
The defects list affects newer Transit, F-150 and Flex models, along with older Crown Victoria sedans.
As long as the station wagon (and the minivan, and the SUV, and whatever people mover comes along next) never dies, there will always be kids raised in the back of them who grow up to become gearheads and to long for cars like this largely original, well-preserved and road trip-ready 5.0L-powered 1986 Ford Crown […]
"Big Brother 16" crowned a winner Wednesday (Sept. 24) when Derrick Levasseur won by a 7-2 vote during the live finale. Runner-up Cody Calafiore tells Zap2it that he knew it would be tough to beat Derrick, but he doesn't regret taking him to the Final 2.Zap2it: Congratulations on making it to the end, that must feel great. Show More Summary
The longest season ever of Big Brother finally came to close last night as Derrick Levasseur was crowned the champion
Before this week’s rewind on Big Brother 16, Frankie Grande seemed unstoppable. He held the coveted titles of Head of Household and veto winner. All of that changed Wednesday night, when Victoria’s presumed eviction was halted before the voting even began. Show More Summary
The cowardly carload ditched their Ford Crown Victoria and took off toward a light rail station.
Just as the prior issue of SIA introduced the Driveable Dream to the Hemmings repertoire, the February 2003 issue (SIA #193) introduced the Restoration Profile, an in-depth look at how an at-home restorer – in this case owner Ted Ciufo – transformed his car – in this case a 1955 Ford Crown Victoria Skyliner with […]
There may be more steering woes for the Ford Crown Victoria. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has opened a preliminary evaluation into the Crown Vic and Mercury Grand Marquis from the 2004 to 2007 model years and the Mercury Marauder for the 2004 and 2005 model years because the steering shaft can jam. Show More Summary
One rollover injury blamed on steering lockup while driving.
Congratulations to Charlotte Honey Bee Victoria who was crowned Miss Charlotte USA 2015 earlier this month. Victoria will go on to compete for the title of Miss North Carolina USA We’re looking forward to seeing Victoria and all her Honey Bee teammates this weekend at the P-R-O Convention. [Victoria at Hornets Website]
Spotting a Ford Crown Victoria in your rearview mirror is always enough to make a driver lift ever-so-gently off the throttle pedal. Those familiar headlamps are quickly and easily picked out from the rest of the pack. Typically, it means 5-0 is on your tail, so you better be driving within the limits of the law. The Crown Vic, however, is slowly...
The problem with impersonating a cop is that at some point you might run into a real one. Florida Detective Justin "Chance" Anderson was driving an unmarked car Monday when a 1999 Ford Crown Victoria Police Interceptor he'd passed turned on its red-and-blue flashers. Anderson obligingly pulled over. The other...
Move over, Miley – there’s a new it girl in town this year, and her name is Candice Swanepoel. The 25 year old Victoria’s Secret supermodel was just crowned No. 1 on Maxim magazine’s annual Hot 100 list. Rounding out the top three this year are Scarlett Johansson (who came thisclose to the top spot),
Candice Swanepoel is officially the hottest person on the planet, or so says Maxim, which crowned the 25-year-old South African supermodel with the top spot on its annual Hot 100 list. And why shouldn't she be? She's a Victoria's Secret Angel, after all. Show More Summary