Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1992 FORD PROBE

NHTSA Campaign Number: 96V172001

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: PROBE

Year: 1992

Component:
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:WEBBING

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19890814

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19920207

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 224000

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19961011

Recall Initiator: ODI

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19960906

Date Added To File: 19970205

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
NOTE: DRIVER’S SIDE (LEFT) PASSIVE SEAT BELT ASSEMBLY. THE RAIL OF THE AUTOMATIC SHOULDER BELT CAN WEAR SUFFICIENTLY SUCH THAT THE CABLE WHICH RETRACTS THE BUCKLE ASSEMBLY WILL BECOME JAMMED IN THE RAIL RENDERING THE SHOULDER BELT INOPERATIVE.

Consequence Summary:
IN THE EVENT OF A VEHICLE CRASH, THE OCCUPANT WOULD NOT BE ADEQUATELY RESTRAINED INCREASING THE RISK OF PERSONAL INJURY.

Corrective Action:
DEALERS WILL REPLACE DRIVER SIDE AND INOPERATIVE PASSENGER SIDE SHOULDER BELT TRACK ASSEMBLIES.