Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1976 MERCURY CAPRI II

NHTSA Campaign Number: 79V162000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: MERCURY

Model: CAPRI II

Year: 1976

Component:
EQUIPMENT:AIR CONDITIONER

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19740101

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19771001

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 10000

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19791217

Recall Initiator: ODI

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19790703

Date Added To File: 19791012

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
THE AIR CONDITIONERS ON SOME VEHICLES CONTAIN BLOWER MOTOR RESISTORS THAT MAY CAUSE OVERHEATING OF THE HOUSING MATERIAL.

Consequence Summary:

Corrective Action:
DEALER WILL REPLACE BLOWER MOTOR RESISTORS WITH THERMALLY PROTECTED FUSE-LINK RESISTORS, WITHOUT CHARGE.