Defect investigations of Ford Ranger vehicles
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There have been 22 defect investigations conducted for the following Ford Ranger model year vehicles.

1 Air bags defect investigations of Ford Ranger vehicles
This investigation was opened on Jun. 11, 2014. It was closed on Mar. 2, 2015. The office of defects investigation (odi) opened pe14-016 in June 2014 based on six inflator rupture incidents involving consumer owned vehicles produced by five vehicle manufacturers. All six vehicles were operated in florida or puerto rico at the time of the rupture and for the majority of their
Vehicles covered by this investigations include: the 2003 Acura CL, the 2003 Acura MDX, the 2004 Acura MDX, the 2005 Acura MDX, the 2006 Acura MDX, the 2005 Acura RL, the 2002 Acura TL, the 2003 Acura TL, the 2002 BMW 3 Series, the 2004 BMW 325, the 2005 BMW 325, the 2006 BMW 325, the 2004 BMW 330, the 2005 BMW 330, the 2006 BMW 330, the 2004 BMW M3, the 2005 BMW M3, the 2006 BMW M3, the 2005 Chrysler 300, the 2006 Chrysler 300, the 2007 Chrysler 300, the 2005 Chrysler 300C, the 2006 Chrysler 300C, the 2007 Chrysler 300C, the 2007 Chrysler Aspen, the 2005 Chrysler SRT8, the 2006 Chrysler SRT8, the 2007 Chrysler SRT8, the 2005 Dodge Charger, the 2006 Dodge Charger, the 2007 Dodge Charger, the 2005 Dodge Dakota, the 2006 Dodge Dakota, the 2007 Dodge Dakota, the 2004 Dodge Durango, the 2005 Dodge Durango, the 2006 Dodge Durango, the 2007 Dodge Durango, the 2005 Dodge Magnum, the 2006 Dodge Magnum, the 2007 Dodge Magnum, the 2003 Dodge Ram 1500, the 2004 Dodge Ram 1500, the 2005 Dodge Ram 1500, the 2006 Dodge Ram 1500, the 2007 Dodge Ram 1500, the 2003 Dodge Ram 2500, the 2004 Dodge Ram 2500, the 2005 Dodge Ram 2500, the 2006 Dodge Ram 2500, the 2007 Dodge Ram 2500, the 2003 Dodge Ram 3500, the 2004 Dodge Ram 3500, the 2005 Dodge Ram 3500, the 2006 Dodge Ram 3500, the 2007 Dodge Ram 3500, the 2005 Ford GT, the 2006 Ford GT, the 2005 Ford Mustang, the 2006 Ford Mustang, the 2007 Ford Mustang, the 2008 Ford Mustang, the 2004 Ford Ranger, the 2005 Ford Ranger, the 2001 Honda Accord, the 2002 Honda Accord, the 2003 Honda Accord, the 2004 Honda Accord, the 2005 Honda Accord, the 2006 Honda Accord, the 2007 Honda Accord, the 2001 Honda Civic, the 2002 Honda Civic, the 2003 Honda Civic, the 2004 Honda Civic, the 2005 Honda Civic, the 2003 Honda Civic Hybrid, the 2004 Honda Civic Hybrid, the 2005 Honda Civic Hybrid, the 2002 Honda CR-V, the 2003 Honda CR-V, the 2004 Honda CR-V, the 2005 Honda CR-V, the 2006 Honda CR-V, the 2003 Honda Element, the 2004 Honda Element, the 2005 Honda Element, the 2006 Honda Element, the 2007 Honda Element, the 2008 Honda Element, the 2009 Honda Element, the 2010 Honda Element, the 2011 Honda Element, the 2002 Honda Odyssey, the 2003 Honda Odyssey, the 2004 Honda Odyssey, the 2003 Honda Pilot, the 2004 Honda Pilot, the 2005 Honda Pilot, the 2006 Honda Pilot, the 2007 Honda Pilot, the 2006 Honda Ridgeline, the 2003 Infiniti FX35, the 2004 Infiniti FX35, the 2005 Infiniti FX35, the 2003 Infiniti FX45, the 2004 Infiniti FX45, the 2005 Infiniti FX45, the 2003 Infiniti I35, the 2004 Infiniti I35, the 2006 Infiniti M35, the 2006 Infiniti M45, the 2002 Lexus SC, the 2003 Lexus SC, the 2004 Lexus SC, the 2005 Lexus SC, the 2004 Mazda B-series Truck, the 2005 Mazda B-series Truck, the 2003 Mazda MAZDA6, the 2004 Mazda MAZDA6, the 2005 Mazda MAZDA6, the 2006 Mazda MAZDA6, the 2007 Mazda MAZDA6, the 2008 Mazda MAZDA6, the 2006 Mazda Mazdaspeed6, the 2007 Mazda Mazdaspeed6, the 2004 Mazda MPV, the 2005 Mazda MPV, the 2004 Mazda RX8, the 2005 Mazda RX8, the 2006 Mazda RX8, the 2007 Mazda RX8, the 2008 Mazda RX8, the 2004 Mitsubishi Lancer, the 2005 Mitsubishi Lancer, the 2006 Mitsubishi Raider, the 2007 Mitsubishi Raider, the 2003 Nissan Pathfinder, the 2004 Nissan Pathfinder, the 2004 Nissan Sentra, the 2005 Nissan Sentra, the 2006 Nissan Sentra, the 2003 Pontiac Vibe, the 2004 Pontiac Vibe, the 2005 Pontiac Vibe, the 2005 SAAB 9-2x, the 2003 Subaru Baja, the 2004 Subaru Baja, the 2005 Subaru Baja, the 2003 Subaru Impreza, the 2004 Subaru Impreza, the 2005 Subaru Impreza, the 2003 Subaru Legacy, the 2004 Subaru Legacy, the 2005 Subaru Legacy, the 2003 Subaru Outback, the 2004 Subaru Outback, the 2005 Subaru Outback, the Takata Air Bag Inflator, the 2002 Toyota Corolla, the 2003 Toyota Corolla, the 2004 Toyota Corolla, the 2005 Toyota Corolla, the 2003 Toyota Matrix, the 2004 Toyota Matrix, the 2005 Toyota Matrix, the 2002 Toyota Sequoia, the 2003 Toyota Sequoia, the 2004 Toyota Sequoia, the 2005 Toyota Sequoia, the 2003 Toyota Tundra, the 2004 Toyota Tundra, the 2005 Toyota Tundra.
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2 Tire valve defect investigations of Ford Ranger vehicles
This investigation was opened on Oct. 14, 2008. It was closed on Apr. 9, 2009. on October 14, 2008, odi opened pe08-060 to investigate allegations of cracked and leaking snap-in tire valves in model year (my) 2007 vehicles manufactured by Ford motor company. The valves were supplied to Ford by topseal auto-parts, a subsidiary of the shanghai baolong automotive corporation in
Vehicles covered by this investigations include: the 2007 Ford Crown Victoria, the 2008 Ford Crown Victoria, the 2007 Ford Edge, the 2008 Ford Edge, the 2007 Ford Escape, the 2008 Ford Escape, the 2007 Ford Escape Hybrid, the 2007 Ford Expedition, the 2008 Ford Expedition, the 2007 Ford Explorer, the 2008 Ford Explorer, the 2007 Ford Explorer Sport Trac, the 2008 Ford Explorer Sport Trac, the 2007 Ford F-150, the 2008 Ford F-150, the 2007 Ford Focus, the 2008 Ford Focus, the 2007 Ford Freestar, the 2007 Ford Freestyle, the 2007 Ford Fusion, the 2008 Ford Fusion, the 2007 Ford Grand Marquis, the 2007 Ford Mustang, the 2008 Ford Mustang, the 2007 Ford Ranger, the 2008 Ford Ranger, the 2007 Ford Taurus, the 2008 Ford Taurus, the 2007 Lincoln Mark, the 2008 Lincoln Mark, the 2007 Lincoln MKX, the 2008 Lincoln MKX, the 2007 Lincoln MKZ, the 2008 Lincoln MKZ, the 2008 Lincoln Navigator, the 2007 Lincoln Town Car, the 2007 Mercury Grand Marquis, the 2008 Mercury Grand Marquis, the 2007 Mercury Mariner, the 2008 Mercury Mariner, the 2007 Mercury Milan, the 2008 Mercury Milan, the 2007 Mercury Montego, the 2007 Mercury Monterey, the 2007 Mercury Mountaineer, the 2008 Mercury Mountaineer, the 2008 Mercury Sable.
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3 Tail lights defect investigations of Ford Ranger vehicles
This investigation was opened on Dec. 5, 2005. It was closed on Mar. 24, 2006. This pe was opened based on technical service bulletin (TSB) #05-6-19 issued by Ford motor company and service bulletin #09-008/5 issued by Mazda motor corporation to address concerns of the center high mounted stop light (chmsl) wiring harness chaffing.
Vehicles covered by this investigations include: the 2003 Ford Ranger, the 2004 Ford Ranger, the 2005 Ford Ranger, the 2003 Mazda B-series Truck, the 2004 Mazda B-series Truck, the 2005 Mazda B-series Truck.
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4 Seat belts defect investigations of Ford Ranger vehicles
This investigation was opened on Feb. 17, 2005. It was closed on Jul. 6, 2005. During the initial recall campaign in 2001, the subject vehicles were inspected by Ford dealerships using a test tool that would detect a defective front seat outboard seat belt buckle assembly. Approximately one million vehicles passed the inspection test for one or both front buckles.
Vehicles covered by this investigations include: the 2001 Ford Crown Victoria, the 2001 Ford Excursion, the 2001 Ford Expedition, the 2001 Ford F Series, the 2001 Ford F Series (light), the 2001 Ford F Super Duty, the 2001 Ford F-150, the 2001 Ford F-250, the 2001 Ford F-350, the 2001 Ford F-450, the 2001 Ford F-550, the 2001 Ford Grand Marquis, the 2001 Ford Ranger, the 2001 Ford Ranger Ev, the 2001 Ford Super Duty, the 2001 Ford Super Duty F, the 2001 Ford Super Duty F Series, the 2001 Ford Supercab, the 2001 Ford Supercrew, the 2001 Ford Windstar, the 2001 Lincoln Navigator, the 2001 Lincoln Town Car, the 2001 Mercury Grand Marquis, the 2001 Mercury Marquis.
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5 Front seat belts buckle assembly defect investigations of Ford Ranger vehicles
This investigation was opened on Oct. 22, 2004. It was closed on Feb. 17, 2005. Under recall campaign (01v227), Ford recalled approximately 1. 3 million vehicles to inspect and if necessary replace the front driver and/or passenger seat belt buckle. Approximately 1. 1 million owners responded by taking their vehicles to a dealer for inspection of the buckle using a specialized
Vehicles covered by this investigations include: the 2001 Ford Crown Victoria, the 2001 Ford Excursion, the 2001 Ford Expedition, the 2001 Ford F Series, the 2001 Ford F Series (light), the 2001 Ford F Super Duty, the 2001 Ford F-150, the 2001 Ford F-250, the 2001 Ford F-350, the 2001 Ford F-450, the 2001 Ford F-550, the 2001 Ford Ford Truck, the 2001 Ford Grand Marquis, the 2001 Ford Navigator, the 2001 Ford Ranger, the 2001 Ford Ranger Ev, the 2001 Ford Super Duty, the 2001 Ford Super Duty F, the 2001 Ford Super Duty F Series, the 2001 Ford Supercab, the 2001 Ford Supercrew, the 2001 Ford Windstar, the 2001 Lincoln Navigator, the 2001 Lincoln Town Car.
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6 Seat belts defect investigations of Ford Ranger vehicles
This investigation was opened on Jul. 2, 2002. It was closed on May. 21, 2003. Odi received 18 consumer complaints and Ford identified another four reports associated with the alleged defect. Most of the complaints indicate inability to latch the driver seat belt buckle caused by a broken latch release spring. None of these 22 reports resulted in any injuries or crashes.
Vehicles covered by this investigations include: the 1995 Ford Explorer, the 1995 Ford Ranger.
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7 Seat belts defect investigations of Ford Ranger vehicles
This investigation was opened on Oct. 2, 2000. It was closed on May. 15, 2001. A
Vehicles covered by this investigations include: the 1997 Ford Ranger.
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8 Steering defect investigations of Ford Ranger vehicles
This investigation was opened on Jul. 6, 1999. It was closed on Oct. 29, 1999. The steering knuckle ( at the upper ball joint) and axle separate. The pinch bolt is found to be missing.
Vehicles covered by this investigations include: the 1997 Ford Explorer, the 1998 Ford Explorer, the 1997 Ford Ranger, the 1998 Ford Ranger, the 1997 Mercury Mountaineer, the 1998 Mercury Mountaineer.
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9 Automatic transmission defect investigations of Ford Ranger vehicles
This investigation was opened on Oct. 29, 1997. It was closed on Apr. 1, 1999. When the automatic shift lever is placed in the park position, the parking pawl does not always engage the park gear. This can lead to the vehicle jumping out of gear unintentionally and cause the vehicle to start rolling inadvertently
Vehicles covered by this investigations include: the 1991 Ford Aerostar, the 1992 Ford Aerostar, the 1990 Ford Bronco Ii, the 1991 Ford Explorer, the 1990 Ford Ranger, the 1991 Ford Ranger.
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10 Service brakes, hydraulic defect investigations of Ford Ranger vehicles
This investigation was opened on Jun. 19, 1995. It was closed on Apr. 2, 1996. Stress corrosion cracking (scc) occurs in studs used to secure brake master cyinder to power brake booster. Due to scc, the studs fracture and master cylinder separates from booster. This results in sudden, unforeseen, and complete loss of braking.
Vehicles covered by this investigations include: the 1991 Ford Explorer, the 1992 Ford Explorer, the 1993 Ford Explorer, the 1994 Ford Explorer, the 1991 Ford Ranger, the 1992 Ford Ranger, the 1993 Ford Ranger, the 1994 Ford Ranger, the 1991 Mazda B Series, the 1992 Mazda B Series, the 1993 Mazda B Series, the 1994 Mazda B Series, the 1991 Mazda Navajo, the 1992 Mazda Navajo, the 1993 Mazda Navajo, the 1994 Mazda Navajo.
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11 Steering defect investigations of Ford Ranger vehicles
This investigation was opened on May. 7, 1993. It was closed on Aug. 31, 1993. There is no summary currently available
Vehicles covered by this investigations include: the 1993 Ford Ranger.
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12 Seats defect investigations of Ford Ranger vehicles
This investigation was opened on Oct. 23, 1992. It was closed on Feb. 26, 1993. There is no summary currently available
Vehicles covered by this investigations include: the 1990 Ford Bronco Ii, the 1991 Ford Bronco Ii, the 1990 Ford Explorer, the 1991 Ford Explorer, the 1990 Ford Ranger, the 1991 Ford Ranger, the 1990 Mazda Navajo, the 1991 Mazda Navajo.
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13 Suspension defect investigations of Ford Ranger vehicles
This investigation was opened on Mar. 16, 1992. It was closed on Aug. 31, 1992. There is no summary currently available
Vehicles covered by this investigations include: the 1986 Ford Bronco Ii, the 1987 Ford Bronco Ii, the 1988 Ford Bronco Ii, the 1989 Ford Bronco Ii, the 1990 Ford Bronco Ii, the 1991 Ford Bronco Ii, the 1986 Ford Explorer, the 1987 Ford Explorer, the 1988 Ford Explorer, the 1989 Ford Explorer, the 1990 Ford Explorer, the 1991 Ford Explorer, the 1986 Ford Ranger, the 1987 Ford Ranger, the 1988 Ford Ranger, the 1989 Ford Ranger, the 1990 Ford Ranger, the 1991 Ford Ranger.
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14 Vehicle speed control linkages defect investigations of Ford Ranger vehicles
This investigation was opened on Aug. 31, 1990. It was closed on Dec. 31, 1991. There is no summary currently available
Vehicles covered by this investigations include: the 1986 Ford Aerostar, the 1987 Ford Aerostar, the 1988 Ford Aerostar, the 1989 Ford Aerostar, the 1986 Ford Bronco Ii, the 1987 Ford Bronco Ii, the 1988 Ford Bronco Ii, the 1986 Ford Ranger, the 1987 Ford Ranger, the 1988 Ford Ranger, the 1986 Ford Taurus, the 1987 Ford Taurus, the 1988 Ford Taurus, the 1989 Ford Taurus, the 1988 Ford Tempo, the 1988 Ford Topaz, the 1986 Mercury Sable, the 1987 Mercury Sable, the 1988 Mercury Sable, the 1989 Mercury Sable.
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15 Steering defect investigations of Ford Ranger vehicles
This investigation was opened on Mar. 23, 1990. It was closed on Oct. 23, 1990. There is no summary currently available
Vehicles covered by this investigations include: the 1986 Ford Ranger.
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16 Steering defect investigations of Ford Ranger vehicles
This investigation was opened on Jun. 7, 1989. It was closed on Mar. 23, 1990. There is no summary currently available
Vehicles covered by this investigations include: the 1986 Ford Ranger, the 1987 Ford Ranger.
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17 Electrical system defect investigations of Ford Ranger vehicles
This investigation was opened on May. 11, 1988. It was closed on Jan. 23, 1989. There is no summary currently available
Vehicles covered by this investigations include: the 1986 Ford Aerostar, the 1987 Ford Aerostar, the 1986 Ford Bronco Ii, the 1987 Ford Bronco Ii, the 1986 Ford Ranger, the 1987 Ford Ranger.
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18 Vehicle speed control linkages defect investigations of Ford Ranger vehicles
This investigation was opened on May. 7, 1987. It was closed on Sep. 24, 1987. There is no summary currently available
Vehicles covered by this investigations include: the 1986 Ford Aerostar, the 1986 Ford Bronco Ii, the 1986 Ford F-150, the 1986 Ford Ford Truck, the 1987 Ford Ford Truck, the 1986 Ford Ranger.
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19 Vehicle speed control linkages defect investigations of Ford Ranger vehicles
This investigation was opened on Dec. 19, 1986. It was closed on May. 15, 1987. There is no summary currently available
Vehicles covered by this investigations include: the 1986 Ford Ranger.
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20 Gasoline engine defect investigations of Ford Ranger vehicles
This investigation was opened on Apr. 11, 1985. It was closed on Jun. 6, 1985. Stalling when cold
Vehicles covered by this investigations include: the 1985 Ford Ranger.
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21 Gasoline engine defect investigations of Ford Ranger vehicles
This investigation was opened on Jan. 4, 1985. It was closed on Apr. 26, 1985. Stalling
Vehicles covered by this investigations include: the 1984 Ford Ranger.
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22 Front air bags defect investigations of Ford Ranger vehicles
The office of defects investigation (odi) opened pe14-016 in June 2014 based on six inflator rupture incidents involving consumer owned vehicles produced by five vehicle manufacturers. All six vehicles were operated in florida or puerto rico at the time of the rupture and for the majority of their
Vehicles covered by this investigations include: the 2003 Acura CL, the 2003 Acura MDX, the 2004 Acura MDX, the 2005 Acura MDX, the 2006 Acura MDX, the 2005 Acura RL, the 2002 Acura TL, the 2003 Acura TL, the 2002 BMW 3 Series, the 2004 BMW 325, the 2005 BMW 325, the 2006 BMW 325, the 2004 BMW 330, the 2005 BMW 330, the 2006 BMW 330, the 2004 BMW M3, the 2005 BMW M3, the 2006 BMW M3, the 2005 Chrysler 300, the 2006 Chrysler 300, the 2007 Chrysler 300, the 2005 Chrysler 300C, the 2006 Chrysler 300C, the 2007 Chrysler 300C, the 2007 Chrysler Aspen, the 2005 Chrysler SRT8, the 2006 Chrysler SRT8, the 2007 Chrysler SRT8, the 2005 Dodge Charger, the 2006 Dodge Charger, the 2007 Dodge Charger, the 2005 Dodge Dakota, the 2006 Dodge Dakota, the 2007 Dodge Dakota, the 2004 Dodge Durango, the 2005 Dodge Durango, the 2006 Dodge Durango, the 2007 Dodge Durango, the 2006 Dodge Magnum, the 2004 Dodge Ram 1500, the 2005 Dodge Ram 1500, the 2006 Dodge Ram 1500, the 2007 Dodge Ram 1500, the 2003 Dodge Ram 2500, the 2004 Dodge Ram 2500, the 2005 Dodge Ram 2500, the 2006 Dodge Ram 2500, the 2007 Dodge Ram 2500, the 2003 Dodge Ram 3500, the 2005 Dodge Ram 3500, the 2006 Dodge Ram 3500, the 2007 Dodge Ram 3500, the 2005 Ford GT, the 2006 Ford GT, the 2005 Ford Mustang, the 2006 Ford Mustang, the 2007 Ford Mustang, the 2008 Ford Mustang, the 2004 Ford Ranger, the 2005 Ford Ranger, the 2001 Honda Accord, the 2002 Honda Accord, the 2003 Honda Accord, the 2004 Honda Accord, the 2005 Honda Accord, the 2006 Honda Accord, the 2007 Honda Accord, the 2001 Honda Civic, the 2003 Honda Civic, the 2004 Honda Civic, the 2005 Honda Civic, the 2003 Honda Civic Hybrid, the 2004 Honda Civic Hybrid, the 2005 Honda Civic Hybrid, the 2002 Honda CR-V, the 2003 Honda CR-V, the 2004 Honda CR-V, the 2005 Honda CR-V, the 2006 Honda CR-V, the 2003 Honda Element, the 2004 Honda Element, the 2005 Honda Element, the 2006 Honda Element, the 2007 Honda Element, the 2008 Honda Element, the 2009 Honda Element, the 2010 Honda Element, the 2011 Honda Element, the 2002 Honda Odyssey, the 2003 Honda Odyssey, the 2004 Honda Odyssey, the 2004 Honda Pilot, the 2005 Honda Pilot, the 2006 Honda Pilot, the 2007 Honda Pilot, the 2006 Honda Ridgeline, the 2003 Infiniti FX35, the 2004 Infiniti FX35, the 2005 Infiniti FX35, the 2003 Infiniti FX45, the 2004 Infiniti FX45, the 2005 Infiniti FX45, the 2003 Infiniti I35, the 2004 Infiniti I35, the 2006 Infiniti M45, the 2002 Lexus SC, the 2003 Lexus SC, the 2004 Lexus SC, the 2005 Lexus SC, the 2004 Mazda B-series Truck, the 2005 Mazda B-series Truck, the 2003 Mazda MAZDA6, the 2004 Mazda MAZDA6, the 2005 Mazda MAZDA6, the 2006 Mazda MAZDA6, the 2007 Mazda MAZDA6, the 2008 Mazda MAZDA6, the 2006 Mazda Mazdaspeed6, the 2007 Mazda Mazdaspeed6, the 2005 Mazda MPV, the 2004 Mazda RX8, the 2005 Mazda RX8, the 2006 Mazda RX8, the 2007 Mazda RX8, the 2008 Mazda RX8, the 2003 Mitsubishi Lancer, the 2004 Mitsubishi Lancer, the 2005 Mitsubishi Lancer, the 2006 Mitsubishi Raider, the 2007 Mitsubishi Raider, the 2003 Nissan Pathfinder, the 2004 Nissan Pathfinder, the 2003 Nissan Sentra, the 2004 Nissan Sentra, the 2005 Nissan Sentra, the 2006 Nissan Sentra, the 2003 Pontiac Vibe, the 2004 Pontiac Vibe, the 2005 Pontiac Vibe, the 2005 SAAB 9-2x, the 2003 Subaru Baja, the 2004 Subaru Baja, the 2005 Subaru Baja, the 2004 Subaru Impreza, the 2005 Subaru Impreza, the 2003 Subaru Legacy, the 2004 Subaru Legacy, the 2005 Subaru Legacy, the 2003 Subaru Outback, the 2004 Subaru Outback, the 2005 Subaru Outback, the Takata Air Bag Inflator, the 2003 Toyota Corolla, the 2004 Toyota Corolla, the 2005 Toyota Corolla, the 2003 Toyota Matrix, the 2004 Toyota Matrix, the 2005 Toyota Matrix, the 2003 Toyota Sequoia, the 2004 Toyota Sequoia, the 2005 Toyota Sequoia, the 2003 Toyota Tundra, the 2004 Toyota Tundra, the 2005 Toyota Tundra.
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