Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1985 FORD TEMPO

NHTSA Campaign Number: 85V086000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: TEMPO

Year: 1985

Component:
SUSPENSION:REAR

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19830601

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19841001

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 226729

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer:

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19850703

Date Added To File: 19850709

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
REAR SUSPENSION CONTROL ARM-TO-SPINDLE ATTACHMENT BOLTS MAY BE SUBJECT TO FRACTURE DURING USE OF CAR. CONSEQUENCE OF DEFECT: IF BOLTS FRACTURE, REAR SPINDLE COULD DISENGAGE FROM CONTROL ARM AND POSSIBLY RESULT IN LOSS OF CONTROL.

Consequence Summary:

Corrective Action:
REPLACE REAR SUSPENSION BOLTS AS NECESSARY.