Helpful Links

/Helpful Links
Helpful Links 2018-02-04T16:45:32+00:00

Helpful Links

How to Tell If Your Ford Explorer Is Pumping Carbon Monoxide Into the Vehicle. 24/7 Wall St. 9/17/2017

NBC4 Washington. Ford agrees to buy back Explorer from MD couple & reimburses rental car expense. Feb 1, 2018

www.nbcwashington.com/news/local/Ford-Buying-Back-Maryland-Couples-Explorer-472434163.html?_osource=mobilesharebar

NBC4 Washington. Updated story on FordExplorerNightmare site & owner experiences on repairs. Feb 2, 2018

https://www.nbcwashington.com/news/local/Former-Ford-Explorer-Owner-Says-Blood-Test-Confirmed-Carbon-Monoxide-Poisoning-472209263.html

USA Today, Focus on CAS letter and stories of several individual Explorer owners. Jan 25, 2018

https://www.usatoday.com/story/money/cars/2018/01/25/feds-probing-ford-explorer-suv-after-owners-say-its-making-them-sick/1063536001/

WRAL (Raleigh, NC) Focus on CAS letter and FordExplorerNightmare site. Jan 23, 2018

http://www.wral.com/5onyourside/video/17284353/

Consumer Affairs. Focus on CAS letter & owner stories, Jan 23, 2018

https://www.consumeraffairs.com/news/safety-group-urges-ford-to-recall-13-million-explorers-012318.html

Detroit Free Press. Focus on CAS letter & owner stories, Jan 23, 2018

https://www.freep.com/story/money/cars/2018/01/23/ford-explorer-cabon-monoxide-recall/1058296001/

Open Letter to Owners of 2011-2017 Ford Explorers dated 01/22/2018

donnaydetox.com/ford-open-letter

Story dated 1/23/2018. Letter to Ford from The Center for Auto Safety urging a recall

https://www.autosafety.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/Letter-to-Ford-Regarding-Explorer-CO.pdf

.Story dated 1/23, 2018 From Bloomberg News. Based on an interview with the Center for Auto Safety

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-01-23/ford-urged-to-recall-1-3-million-suvs-over-exhaust-fume-fears

Story dated 1/23/18 fromNBC News in Washington. Based on an interview with Jason Levine from the Center for Auto Safety (CAS)

https://www.nbcwashington.com/news/local/Customers-Fords-Carbon-Monoxide-Fix-Not-Working-Safety-Group-Demands-Recall-470601153.html

Early story from CBS news. Focuses mostly on the police cruiser portion of the story (video & print)

http://www.cbsnews.com/news/ford-explorer-lawsuits-exhaust-leak-carbon-monoxide/

. Story in USA Today dated 2/14/17

https://www.usatoday.com/story/money/cars/2017/02/13/ford-motor-co-defect/97856978/.

. Story in AutoWeek from back in October, 2017. Good summary article

http://autoweek.com/article/recalls/133-million-ford-explorers-investigated-exhaust-leaks-after-2700-complaints

. Disgruntled Explorer owners share carbon monoxide stories with Raleigh Man

WRAL (NBC) local story dated 1/8/18

http://www.wral.com/disgruntled-explorer-owners-share-carbon-monoxide-stories-with-raleigh-man/17242875/

This is now the best story to date. During this story I was asked to give a tough of the FordExplorerNightmare web site and to review several of the stories that had been submitted

WNCN (CBS) local story dated 11/15/17

Steve Simmons interview. Best overall story at this point in time

http://www.cbs.com/shows/cbs_evening_news/video/MsH5vprfzNAsdFtuPu_TiazvaeP6dSNo/ford-offers-to-repair-more-than-1m-suvs/

CBS Evening News dated 11/15/17

More comprehensive version of the interview of Steve Simmons. This is a good summary

http://www.cbs.com/sitesearch/results/?q=ford%20explorer

CBS News This Morning dated 11/15/17

Video talks about the mailing going out from Ford offering free inspections. Interview is with Steve Simmons, getting his reactions to Fords offer

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a43dJ943mwc&feature=youtu.be

  • Video shows an Explorer exhaust manifold off the vehicle. Flashlight on one side with the light coming through on the other side.

http://www.wral.com/raleigh-police-fleet-to-get-carbon-monoxide-detectors/17029628/

  • Interview with Steve Simmons getting reaction to Ford’s offer for free inspections/repairs.

http://www.wral.com/some-ford-explorer-owners-say-their-suvs-poisoned-them/16996723/

  • First interview with Steve Simmons about his Explorer experience.

https://www.cbsnews.com/news/ford-explorer-closer-to-recall-possible-carbon-monoxide-leak-police/

  • August 4, 2017 story by CBS News. Indicates that cracked manifolds are the cause of CO leaks. Focus must go beyond police cruisers. Recall should not be Fords decision.

https://blog.caranddriver.com/cat-back-federal-investigation-a-reminder-of-progress-with-carbon-monoxide-reduction/

  • CarandDriver blog 10/17/17. “ Ford points to unsealed holes from third-party equipment installation as the cause of high CO levels in Police Interceptor Utility models. It insists other Explorers from those model years are safe. “Our investigation has not found carbon-monoxide levels that exceed what people are exposed to every day,” 

http://www.fordproblems.com/trends/carbon-monoxide/

  • Good, updated summary of the situation, Legal actions, Ford’s actions & NHTSA status.

https://jalopnik.com/ford-offers-to-buy-back-couples-explorer-after-its-engi-1819139490

  • Ford Offers To Buy Back Couple’s Explorer After Its Engineers Detect Carbon Monoxide.

http://247wallst.com/autos/2017/09/18/how-to-tell-if-your-ford-explorer-is-pumping-carbon-monoxide-into-the-vehicle/

  • How to Tell If Your Ford Explorer Is Pumping Carbon Monoxide Into the Vehicle.

http://boston.cbslocal.com/2017/08/21/i-team-shrewsbury-family-carbon-monoxide-ford-explorer/

  • I-Team: Shrewsbury Family Finds Carbon Monoxide Leaking Into Explorer.

http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2017/10/worried-exhaust-ford-explorers-cabin-ford-might-buy-back/

  • Worried About Exhaust in Your Ford Explorer’s Cabin? Ford Might Just Buy It Back.

http://www.safetyresearch.net/blog/articles/co-and-cars-unfinished-business

  • The history of Carbon Monoxide & cars. Safety research & strategies.

http://www.actionnewsjax.com/news/local/floridians-come-forward-with-claims-ford-explorers-leak-carbon-monoxide-in-vehicle/574429325

  • Floridians come forward with claims Ford Explorers leak carbon monoxide in vehicle.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z1KIBl6iX-E

  • 2014 Ford Explorer allowing CO Carbon Monoxide to enter passenger cabin area.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zPhaogxE6wU

  • Carbon Monoxide Poisoning – General information.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wKIrbq2pWvw

  • Carbon Monoxide Poisoning – General information.
URGENT NEWS - Important Letters from FORD, The Center for Auto Safety and Albert Donnay, Toxicology Consultant - READ KEY DOCUMENTS