Ford Motor Co.'s home loan division, which appeared to have resolved charges of paying kickbacks to mortgage brokers, is suddenly back in the fray.

Lawyers representing some 80,000 borrowers are no longer content with a $4 billion settlement that was tentatively reached last summer. And a prominent community activist, Bruce Marks, is urging Ford's foes to fight hard.

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