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Find the latest 2003 Ford Windstar recalls as issued by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and Manufacturers.

Dates of Manufacture March 2001 - November 2002
Manufacturer Recall No. 03C05
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 03V459
Potential Number of Units Affected 257,119
Remedy Dealers will replace the lower seat-to-floor latches on the second and third row of seats. The manufacturer has reported that owner notification is expected to begin during December 2003. Owners may contact Ford at 1-800-392- 3673.
Summary Certain minivans fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 225, "Child Restraint Anchorage Systems." During testing, a third row bench floor-to-seat latch released before the strength requirement was met. If the latches on the second or third row seats of the vehicle release in a crash, the potential for occupant injury is increased.
Dates of Manufacture March 2001 - November 2002
Manufacturer Recall No. 03C05
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 03V459
Potential Number of Units Affected 257,119
Remedy Dealers will replace the lower seat-to-floor latches on the second and third row of seats. The manufacturer has reported that owner notification is expected to begin during December 2003. Owners may contact Ford at 1-800-392- 3673.
Summary Certain minivans fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 225, "Child Restraint Anchorage Systems." During testing, a third row bench floor-to-seat latch released before the strength requirement was met. If the latches on the second or third row seats of the vehicle release in a crash, the potential for occupant injury is increased.
Dates of Manufacture March 2001 - November 2002
Manufacturer Recall No. 03C05
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 03V459
Potential Number of Units Affected 257,119
Remedy Dealers will replace the lower seat-to-floor latches on the second and third row of seats. The manufacturer has reported that owner notification is expected to begin during December 2003. Owners may contact Ford at 1-800-392- 3673.
Summary Certain minivans fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 225, "Child Restraint Anchorage Systems." During testing, a third row bench floor-to-seat latch released before the strength requirement was met. If the latches on the second or third row seats of the vehicle release in a crash, the potential for occupant injury is increased.
Dates of Manufacture March 2001 - November 2002
Manufacturer Recall No. 03C05
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 03V459
Potential Number of Units Affected 257,119
Remedy Dealers will replace the lower seat-to-floor latches on the second and third row of seats. The manufacturer has reported that owner notification is expected to begin during December 2003. Owners may contact Ford at 1-800-392- 3673.
Summary Certain minivans fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 225, "Child Restraint Anchorage Systems." During testing, a third row bench floor-to-seat latch released before the strength requirement was met. If the latches on the second or third row seats of the vehicle release in a crash, the potential for occupant injury is increased.
Dates of Manufacture March 2001 - November 2002
Manufacturer Recall No. 03C05
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 03V459
Potential Number of Units Affected 257,119
Remedy Dealers will replace the lower seat-to-floor latches on the second and third row of seats. The manufacturer has reported that owner notification is expected to begin during December 2003. Owners may contact Ford at 1-800-392- 3673.
Summary Certain minivans fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 225, "Child Restraint Anchorage Systems." During testing, a third row bench floor-to-seat latch released before the strength requirement was met. If the latches on the second or third row seats of the vehicle release in a crash, the potential for occupant injury is increased.
Dates of Manufacture March 2001 - November 2002
Manufacturer Recall No. 03C05
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 03V459
Potential Number of Units Affected 257,119
Remedy Dealers will replace the lower seat-to-floor latches on the second and third row of seats. The manufacturer has reported that owner notification is expected to begin during December 2003. Owners may contact Ford at 1-800-392- 3673.
Summary Certain minivans fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 225, "Child Restraint Anchorage Systems." During testing, a third row bench floor-to-seat latch released before the strength requirement was met. If the latches on the second or third row seats of the vehicle release in a crash, the potential for occupant injury is increased.