Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1987 LINCOLN TOWN CAR

NHTSA Campaign Number: 86V142000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: LINCOLN

Model: TOWN CAR

Year: 1987

Component:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:FRONT UNDERHOOD

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19860801

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19860901

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 19811

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19861010

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19861024

Date Added To File: 19861027

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
WIRING HARNESS IN THE ENGINE COMPARTMENT MAY BE MISROUTED AND SUBJECT TO DAMAGE. CONSEQUENCE OF DEFECT: A SHORT CIRCUIT COULD OCCUR (DURING USE OR WHEN PARKED) WHICH COULD RESULT IN A VEHICLE FIRE.

Consequence Summary:

Corrective Action:
PROPERLY ROUTE WIRING HARNESSES, AS NECESSARY.