Ford Bronco 1967-1999

Car model


Name Number of models Recalls Bulletins Investigations Consumer Complaints
Ford Bronco 1967 0 2 0 0 2
Ford Bronco 1969 0 0 0 0 1
Ford Bronco 1970 0 1 0 0 0
Ford Bronco 1971 0 1 0 0 0
Ford Bronco 1972 0 1 0 0 0
Ford Bronco 1975 0 2 0 0 0
Ford Bronco 1976 0 2 0 0 0
Ford Bronco 1977 0 2 0 0 1
Ford Bronco 1978 0 6 0 0 0
Ford Bronco 1979 0 6 0 0 2
Ford Bronco 1980 0 4 6 0 0
Ford Bronco 1981 0 1 7 1 1
Ford Bronco 1982 0 1 7 1 1
Ford Bronco 1983 0 2 7 1 4
Ford Bronco 1984 21 4 10 1 11
Ford Bronco 1985 16 1 17 1 24
Ford Bronco 1986 11 1 18 1 43
Ford Bronco 1987 12 1 18 0 61
Ford Bronco 1988 12 1 21 1 69
Ford Bronco 1989 13 2 31 2 120
Ford Bronco 1990 11 1 43 6 73
Ford Bronco 1991 5 2 48 6 38
Ford Bronco 1992 5 4 60 8 58
Ford Bronco 1993 3 7 73 0 44
Ford Bronco 1994 3 5 97 21 115
Ford Bronco 1995 3 2 108 21 145
Ford Bronco 1996 3 2 89 21 117
Ford Bronco 1997 0 1 9 0 1
Ford Bronco 1998 0 0 2 0 2
Ford Bronco 1999 0 0 1 0 5

Ford Bronco model

Ford Bronco bulletins


BulletinBulletin dateReplacement BulletinItem no.SummaryAdded
AIR BAGS
BC522796100110/01/199650502Information for air bag dtc b1813 observe the air bag lamp flash out code & perform the appropriate pinpoint test for the flash out code. *tt1997-04-24
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
BC520796100110/01/199650483Information for servicing the electronic/hydraulic control unit (ehcu) on 4wabs. *tt1997-04-24
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM - IGNITION
BC520496100110/01/199650480Concerns of check engine light (mil) w/codes p0300 thru p0308 & engine runs rough/misses may be due to a spark plug wire boot that is not fully seated on the spark plug. *tt1997-04-24
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM - WIRING - INTERIOR/UNDER DASH
BC519096100110/01/199650468Vehicles experiencing chafing on the 14401 wire harness causing the accessory fuses to become open (primarily the cigar fuse). *tt1997-04-24
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING - ENGINE
BC517396100110/01/199650452On various 4.0l applications the oil indicator tube (dip stick) is coming into contact w/ the crankshaft. *tt1997-04-24
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING - ENGINE - GASOLINE
BC518396100110/01/199650461An oil leak in the area of the engine oil filter may be caused by a damaged or mis-installed (i.e. rolled over, pinched, sheared, nicked, etc.) oil pump body seal. *tt1997-04-24
BC518196100110/01/199650459Engine oil leak at the oil pan, front cover &/or the front & rear crankshaft oil seal. *tt1997-04-24
BC517296100110/01/199650451Information for concerns of check engine light 'on' on 4.2l/4.6l/5.4l/6.8l vehicles. *tt1997-04-24
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING - EXHAUST SYSTEM
BC967196100110/01/199650531Push connection between the flexible fuel vapor line at the carbon canister & the metal fuel vapor line may not seat fully on the fuel vapor line. *tt1997-05-27
EQUIPMENT - ELECTRICAL - AIR CONDITIONER
BC517596100110/01/199650454Concerns of a/c going to defrost mode when climbing grades or accelerating are likely caused by vacuum leaks. *tt1997-04-24
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE - CARBURETOR SYSTEM
BC967696100110/01/199650536Improper rtv application at the front/rear lower intake manifold end seals & side gaskets may cause an oil/coolant leak. *tt1997-05-27
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE - DELIVERY - FUEL PUMP
BC465196100110/01/199650443Vehicle may not start after being parked in below freezing temps. may be due to moisture freezing in the fuel pump relay contained within the ccrm (constant control relay module). *tt1997-04-24
BC517696100110/01/199650455Connection between the sender (9a299) & the fuel pump (9350) changed from the existing spade terminal to an eyelet terminal which is secured under the top sender mount screw. *tt1997-04-24
PARKING BRAKE - CONVENTIONAL
BC967296100110/01/199650532Procedure for brake warning indicator stays on red in cluster. *tt1997-05-27
POWER TRAIN - AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
BC518596100110/01/199650463Vehicles may exhibit a grinding noise while shifting into 4l. *tt1997-04-24
POWER TRAIN - AXLE ASSEMBLY
BC967496100110/01/199650534Light to moderate axle noise (axle whine) at 50 to 65 mph (80 to 105 kph) during accels, decels or cruise may be due to axle noise being transmitted from the axle into the vehicle. *tt1997-05-27
POWER TRAIN - AXLE HUBS
BC437795090609/01/199545765There is a concern about automatic hublocks self-engaging. *tw1996-04-25
POWER TRAIN - MANUAL TRANSMISSION
BC969496100110/01/199650552Information on vehicles that may exhibit a slight delay in the first drive away after the vehicle has been parked overnight, or for a longer period of time. *tt1997-05-27
BC964296100110/01/199650506Procedure for vehicles equipped with an aode or 4r70w transmission has a concern of shudder from the transmission torque converter clutch in 3rd or 4th gear or during 3-4 shift. *tt1997-04-24
BC521796100110/01/199650492Information on replaced/repaired manual transmission under warranty and returned w/ signs of improper/lack of maintenance or misdiagnosis. *tt1997-04-24
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC - ANTILOCK - CONTROL UNIT/MODULE
BC522496100110/01/199650499Information on abs sensors returned for analysis are identified as 'no problem found'. *tt1997-04-24
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC - FOUNDATION COMPONENTS - DISC - ROTOR
BC071896102110/21/199650382Information on brake rotor turning/replacing. *tt1997-04-24
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC - FOUNDATION COMPONENTS - DRUM - SHOES/LININGS
BC520996100110/01/199650484Revised rear brake lining for both 9 inch & 10 inch applications for concerns w/ rear brake grab during the first few brake applications when the brakes are cold or in the morning after an overnight rain. *tt1997-04-24
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC - SWITCHES - BRAKE LIGHT
BC967396100110/01/199650533Procedure for brake exterior lights stay on (tail & high mount stop light). *tt1997-05-27
STEERING - WHEEL AND HANDLE BAR
BC968296100110/01/199650541Concerns for the labor time standard in tbs 96-19-02 (steering - grunt noise during steering wheel return from full right turn) is incorrect. *tt1997-05-27
STRUCTURE - BODY - DOOR
BC507596100110/01/199650445Information on erratic or self locking door locks. *tt1997-04-24
BC517496100110/01/199650453Information to diagnose wind noise & water leaks at the lower passenger door area & 3rd door. *tt1997-04-24
STRUCTURE - BODY - HOOD
BC521496100110/01/199650489Revised hood seal for concerns of a wind whistle at speeds over 35 mph. *tt1997-04-24
SUSPENSION - REAR - SHOCK ABSORBER
BC519896100110/01/199650475Improved rear shock absorbers for customers who may experience a low tone rattling noise or whoosh sound from the rear of the vehicle while traveling less than 25 mph & going over small to moderate bumps. *tt1997-04-24
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL - CRUISE CONTROL
BC518696100110/01/199650464Vehicles may experience an intermittent high idle after decel to a stop, when clutch pedal is depressed w/ no throttle movement. *tt1997-04-24
VISIBILITY - DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER SYSTEM
BC969596100110/01/199650553Electronic automatic temperature control (eatc) invalid diagnostic codes u1235 & 155 may be stored if the ignition switch is cycled from 'off' to 'run' extremely slowly. *tt1997-05-27
VISIBILITY - POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS
BC968096100110/01/199650540Concern where the door glass drops when cycled down on vehicles with the power door option. *tt1997-05-27

Ford Bronco Consumer Complaints


Fail datemilesoccurencesPurchase date
AIR BAGS - FRONTAL
02/22/19962
 No deployment of drivers air bag in accident, resulting in injury. *dsh
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM - IGNITION - SWITCH
1
 Ignition switch failed resulting in the vehicle filling with smoke while driving. component recalled but consumer not notified.
EXTERIOR LIGHTING - HEADLIGHTS
11/30/19941
 Headlights are extremely bright, causing difficuly for driver's in front to see at night. *skd
STEERING - WHEEL AND HANDLE BAR
0
 Smoke from steering column prior to recall.
STRUCTURE - FRAME AND MEMBERS - UNDERBODY SHIELDS
0
 The heat shield fell off, melting the floor mats.
SUSPENSION - FRONT
03/13/19891
 Vehicle rolled over, resulting in death, attorney for client. *aw
TIRES - TREAD/BELT
02/13/20011
 As consumer was about to exit ramp, b f goodrich (35x12.5x15) tire started to thump, vehicle was towed and was told by mechanic that tread was starting to separate from casing. *jb
09/11/19991
 Firestone atx tires were replaced due to tread separation, consumer is requesting reimbursement, but has been denied because the tires were replaced prior to january 1st. *slc