Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1981 MERCURY LYNX

NHTSA Campaign Number: 84V071000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: MERCURY

Model: LYNX

Year: 1981

Component:
SEATS

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19800801

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19830801

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 261400

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19840814

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19840615

Date Added To File: 19840620

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
SEAT FRAME STRUCTURE COULD SEVER FRONT SEAT BELTS IF VEHICLE IS INVOLVED IN AN ACCIDENT, DEPENDING ON FORCE OF IMPACT.

Consequence Summary:

Corrective Action:
DEALER WILL INSTALL A MOLDED SPACER BETWEEN REINFORCEMENT PLATES AND LOWER DECORATIVE PLASTIC COVER.