Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 2007 FORD CROWN VICTORIA

NHTSA Campaign Number: 06V440000

Manufacturer Campaign Number: 06C15

Make: FORD

Model: CROWN VICTORIA

Year: 2007

Component:
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 20060828

End Date Of Manufacturing: 20060829

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 422

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 20061122

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 20061115

Date Added To File: 20061120

Regulation Part Number: 571

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 212

Defect Summary:
CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES FAIL TO CONFORM TO THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 212, ‘WINDSHIELD MOUNTING.’ THE WINDSHIELD MAY NOT BE PROPERLY SECURED TO THE VEHICLE BODY.

Consequence Summary:
IF THE WINDSHIELD IS NOT PROPERLY RETAINED TO THE VEHICLE, WIND NOISE, SQUEAK/RATTLES AND/OR WATER LEAKS MAY OCCUR. ALSO, LOSS OF WINDSHIELD RETENTION MAY REDUCE OCCUPANT PROTECTION IN THE EVENT OF A CRASH.

Corrective Action:
DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE WINDSHIELD FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON NOVEMBER 22, 2006. OWNERS MAY CONTACT FORD AT 1-800-392-3673.