Ford Motor Co. is recalling 703,000 '96-'98 model Ford Contour and Mercury Mystique cars due to potential electrical problems that could make the instrument panel lighting, parking and tail lamps inoperable. • The National Highway Traffic Safety Admin. is investigating General Motors Corp.'s '97-'99 full-size truck platforms due to complaints about unusual power-steering behavior. Vehicles affected include the Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra pickups and Chevrolet Suburban and Tahoe ...

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