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Recall data for: 9999 LINCOLN FUEL TANK

NHTSA Campaign Number: 95E025003

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: LINCOLN

Model: FUEL TANK

Year: 9999

Component:
FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY:PRESSURE RELIEF DEVICES

Manufacturers Involved: LINCOLN COMPOSITES

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19920601

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19940701

Recall Type: E

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 4750

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer:

Recall Initiator: ODI

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: LINCOLN COMPOSITES

Date Report Received By ODI: 19950926

Date Added To File: 19960418

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
SOME TEMPERATURE SENSITIVE TRIGGERS WERE NOT X-RAYED. THESE TRIGGERS COULD CONTAIN INTERNAL VOIDS THAT WOULD MAKE THE TRIGGERS SUSCEPTIBLE TO ADVANCED CREEP CAUSING FALSE ACTIVATION AND VENTING OF THE CNG.

Consequence Summary:
VENTING OF THE CNG COULD RESULT IN A FIRE.

Corrective Action:
LINCOLN WILL REPLACE THE MIRADA TYPE III PRD WITH ANOTHER PRD.