Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1976 MERCURY CAPRI

NHTSA Campaign Number: 79V269000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: MERCURY

Model: CAPRI

Year: 1976

Component:
POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION:FLOOR SHIFT ASSEMBLY

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19700801

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19770701

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 273000

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19800602

Recall Initiator: ODI

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19791220

Date Added To File: 19800114

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
THE GEAR SHIFT SELECTOR LEVER MAY BREAK DURING SHIFTING.

Consequence Summary:

Corrective Action:
DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE GEAR SHIFT LEVERS ON ALL AFFECTED VEHICLES WITHOUT CHARGE TO OWNERS.