Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1984 LINCOLN CONTINENTAL

NHTSA Campaign Number: 84V072000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: LINCOLN

Model: CONTINENTAL

Year: 1984

Component:
STEERING:LINKAGES:ROD:RELAY:CONNECTING

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19840101

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19840501

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 495

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19840711

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19840615

Date Added To File: 19840620

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
IF THE SELECTOR IS GENTLY OR SLOWLY MOVED TOWARDS PARK, THE TRANSMISSION MAY NOT CHANGE TO PARKING GEAR. SIMILARLY, SLOW MOVEMENT OF THE SELECTOR FROM REVERSE TO NEUTRAL MAY NOT REMOVE THE TRANSMISSION FROM REVERSE GEAR.

Consequence Summary:

Corrective Action:
DEALER WILL REPLACE RUBBER-ISOLATED SHIFT ROD WITH A CONVENTIONAL ONE-PIECE ROD AND WILL READJUST THE SHIFT LINKAGE.