Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1991 LINCOLN TOWN CAR

NHTSA Campaign Number: 91V008000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: LINCOLN

Model: TOWN CAR

Year: 1991

Component:
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19900801

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19900901

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 26000

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19910325

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19910108

Date Added To File: 19910122

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
DISTORTED FUEL LINES IN ENGINE COMPARTMENT MAY CONTACT THE STEERING COLUMN UNIVERSAL JOINT AND CAUSE DAMAGE TO THE FUEL LINE.

Consequence Summary:
FUEL LEAKAGE COULD OCCUR FROM THE DAMAGED FLUID LINE AND,IN THE PRESENCE OF AN IGNITION SOURCE, COULD RESULT IN A FIRE.

Corrective Action:
REPOSITION FUEL LINE TO PREVENT CONTACT WITH UNIVERSAL JOINT; IF FUEL LINES ARE ALREADY DAMAGED, REPAIR OR REPLACE FUEL LINES.