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Ford Escape, Mercury Mariner under investigation for rear glass that shatters

by Chris Shunk (RSS feed) on May 2nd, 2011 at 11:28AM

2010 Ford Escape – Click above for high-res image gallery The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is currently investigating 2010 and 2011 Ford Escapes and Mercury Mariners due to several complaints of shattering rear glass. According to The Detroit News, there have been 18 reported complaints of the glass braking "simultaneously" while opening or closing the liftgate, and one of the incidents reportedly resulted in the vehicle owner and a 10-year-old child receiving cuts from the glass. The NHTSA investigation adds that Ford issued a technical service bulletin to... Read More

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