Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1985 LINCOLN MARK VII

NHTSA Campaign Number: 85V040000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: LINCOLN

Model: MARK VII

Year: 1985

Component:
SUSPENSION:FRONT:SPRINGS:AIR SUSPENSION SYSTEM

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19841101

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19850301

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 19200

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19850330

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19850409

Date Added To File: 19850417

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
A MALFUNCTION MAY OCCUR IN THE AIR SUSPENSION ELECTRICAL CIRCUITRY.

Consequence Summary:
A WIRE TO THE AIR SUSPENSION COMPRESSOR COULD OVERHEAT CREATING A POTENTIAL FOR A FIRE, PRIMARILY WHEN PARKED AND KEY IS REMOVED.

Corrective Action:
REPLACE CONTROL MODULE WITH A NEWLY DESIGNED MODULE.