Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1987 LINCOLN TOWN CAR

NHTSA Campaign Number: 87V018000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: LINCOLN

Model: TOWN CAR

Year: 1987

Component:
STEERING:LINKAGES:ARM:IDLER AND ATTACHMENT

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19870101

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19870101

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 1200

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19870318

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19870219

Date Added To File: 19870302

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:

Consequence Summary:
DRIVER WOULD EXPERIENCE A CLUNKING NOISE ON TURNS AND ALOOSE FEELING IN THE STEERING WHEEL; STEERING CONTROL WOULD BE MAINTAINED.

Corrective Action:
REPLACE IDLER ARM ASSEMBLY.