Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1999 LINCOLN CONTINENTAL

NHTSA Campaign Number: 98V269000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: LINCOLN

Model: CONTINENTAL

Year: 1999

Component:
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19980912

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19981001

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 2500

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19981116

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19981027

Date Added To File: 19981029

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. THE FUEL RAIL CROSSOVER HOSE WAS DAMAGED DURING FUEL RAIL ASSEMBLY ALLOWING FUEL LEAKAGE.

Consequence Summary:
FUEL LEAKAGE IN THE PRESENCE OF AN IGNITION SOURCE CAN RESULT IN FIRE.

Corrective Action:
DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE FUEL RAIL WITH A REVISED FUEL RAIL ASSEMBLY.