Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1995 LINCOLN TOWN CAR

NHTSA Campaign Number: 95V063000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: LINCOLN

Model: TOWN CAR

Year: 1995

Component:
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY:FILLER PIPE AND CAP

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19940601

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19941201

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 100000

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19950428

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19950327

Date Added To File: 19950331

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
THE SEAL MATERIAL BETWEEN THE FUEL FILLER PIPE AND FUEL TANK MAY NOT HAVE BEEN FULLY CURED DURING THE MOLDING PROCESS WHICH COULD ALLOW FOR FUEL LEAKAGE.

Consequence Summary:
FUEL LEAKAGE COULD RESULT IN A VEHICLE FIRE IF AN IGNITION SOURCE WERE PRESENT.

Corrective Action:
DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE FUEL FILLER PIPE-TO-FUEL TANK SEAL WITH A NEW SEAL OF DIFFERENT MATERIAL.