Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1987 LINCOLN TOWN CAR

NHTSA Campaign Number: 87V012000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: LINCOLN

Model: TOWN CAR

Year: 1987

Component:
STEERING:LINKAGES:ROD:RELAY:CONNECTING

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19861201

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19870101

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 29600

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19870318

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19870209

Date Added To File: 19870213

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
STEERING CENTERLINKS MAY BREAK AT A BEND LOCATION.

Consequence Summary:
STEERING CONTROL WOULD BE DIMINISHED, WITH REDUCEDCONTROL OF LEFT WHEEL ONLY AND CONSIDERABLE STEERING WHEEL FREE PLAY.

Corrective Action:
REPLACE STEERING CENTERLINK.