really awful
Crashes / Fires:
1 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
0 miles

About These NHTSA Complaints:

The NHTSA is the US gov't agency tasked with vehicle safety. Complaints can be spread across multiple & redundant categories, & are not organized by problem. See the Back button — blue bar at the very top of the page — to explore more.

Get notified about new defects, investigations, recalls & lawsuits for the 1996 Ford Contour:

Unsubscribe any time. We don't sell/share your email.

problem #2

Jan 012000


  • miles
Accelerator sticks and driver has to push hard, then it overaccelerates, and this may cause an accident if there is someone in front. There's too much force.

- Canal Windchester, OH, USA

problem #1

Sep 201999


  • miles
While driving at 15 to 20 mph accelerator pedal got stuck and the consumer lost control and hit an apartment building and then a bank.

- Lynchburg, VA, USA