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Recall data for: 1976 FORD MUSTANG

NHTSA Campaign Number: 81V003000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: MUSTANG

Year: 1976

Component:
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:FAN

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19751101

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19771201

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 81807

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19810320

Recall Initiator: ODI

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19811202

Date Added To File: 19810212

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
THE SEVEN-BLADE ENGINE COOLING FAN IS SUBJECT TO FATIGUE CRACKING DURING NORMAL OPERATION. PORTIONS OF THE BLADES MAY SEPARATE WITHOUT PRIOR WARNING.

Consequence Summary:

Corrective Action:
DEFECTIVE FANS WILL BE REPLACED WITH FANS OF AN IMPROVED DESIGN WITHOUT CHARGE.