Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1988 LINCOLN CONTINENTAL

NHTSA Campaign Number: 88V027000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: LINCOLN

Model: CONTINENTAL

Year: 1988

Component:
SEAT BELTS

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19871001

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19880101

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 4500

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19880419

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19880308

Date Added To File: 19880318

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
DRIVER AND RIGHT FRONT PASSENGER INBOARD SEAT BELTS MAY BE IMPROPERLY ANCHORED DUE TO LOOSE NUTS THAT COULD BACK OFF.

Consequence Summary:
BELT ANCHOR COULD DISENGAGE THE STUD; AN UNATTACHED BELTASSEMBLY WOULD NOT WITHSTAND AN IMPACT LOAD.

Corrective Action:
INBOARD SEAT BELT ANCHORAGES WILL BE CORRECTED TO PREVENT LOOSENING.