Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1971 MERCURY CAPRI

NHTSA Campaign Number: 79V210000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: MERCURY

Model: CAPRI

Year: 1971

Component:
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:SWITCH

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19700701

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19720801

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 92200

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19800312

Recall Initiator: ODI

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19790918

Date Added To File: 19791212

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
THE HEADLAMP SWITCHES ON THE INVOLVED VEHICLES MAY FAIL WITHOUT WARNING AND CAUSE LOSS OF VEHICLE INSTRUMENT AND ROAD LIGHTS.

Consequence Summary:

Corrective Action:
DEALER WILL REPLACE THE HEADLAMP SWITCH WITH ONE OF A CORRECTED DESIGN.