Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1991 FORD THUNDERBIRD

NHTSA Campaign Number: 91V048000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: THUNDERBIRD

Year: 1991

Component:
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19901001

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19901001

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 6800

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19910722

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19910318

Date Added To File: 19910328

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
THE PARK ROD ASSEMBLY CONTAINS A PARK CAM WITH INADEQUATE SURFACE HARDNESS, WHICH COULD LEAD TO PARK DISENGAGEMENT OR NO PARK ENGAGEMENT WHEN THE LEVER IS PLACED IN PARK.

Consequence Summary:
IF PARK IS NOT ENGAGED AND THE PARKING BRAKE IS OFF, AVEHICLE ROLL-AWAY COULD RESULT.

Corrective Action:
REPLACE PARK ROD ASSEMBLY ON AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSIONS.