Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 2004 FORD THUNDERBIRD

NHTSA Campaign Number: 04V330000

Manufacturer Campaign Number: 04S18

Make: FORD

Model: THUNDERBIRD

Year: 2004

Component:
SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:POWER ADJUST

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 20031215

End Date Of Manufacturing: 20040120

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 24277

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 20040720

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 20040708

Date Added To File: 20040708

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Defect Summary:
CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH POWER ADJUSTABLE SEATS MAY HAVE BEEN INADEQUATELY WELDED.

Consequence Summary:
THE SEAT MAY NOT PERFORM AS INTENDED DURING A CRASH WHICH COULD INCREASE THE RISK OF INJURY.

Corrective Action:
DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE UPPER SUPPORT ASSEMBLY ON THE POWER SEATS. THE RECALL BEGAN ON JULY 20, 2004. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT FORD AT 1-800-392-3673.