Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1981 FORD ESCORT

NHTSA Campaign Number: 84V085000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: ESCORT

Year: 1981

Component:
SEATS

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19800701

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19810501

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 80034

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19840813

Recall Initiator: ODI

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19840718

Date Added To File: 19840803

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
SCREW THAT CONNECTS THE SEAT BACK FRAME TO THE RECLINER MECHANISM MAY BREAK.

Consequence Summary:

Corrective Action:
THE ATTACHMENT SCREW ON THE DRIVER”S SEAT WILL BE REPLACED BY ONE OF A LARGER DIAMETER.