Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1981 MERCURY LYNX

NHTSA Campaign Number: 81V084000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: MERCURY

Model: LYNX

Year: 1981

Component:
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:POWER ASSIST:VACUUM

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19810601

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19810601

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 4338

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19810626

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19810707

Date Added To File: 19810714

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
SOME VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH POWER BRAKE BOOSTERS HAVE FRONT AND REAR SHELLS THAT MAY HAVE BEEN IMPROPERLY JOINED. IMPROPERLY JOINED BOOSTER SHELLS MAY SEPARATE EITHER PARTIALLY OR COMPLETELY DURING BRAKE APPLICATION.

Consequence Summary:

Corrective Action:
ALL DEFECTIVE BOOSTERS WILL BE REPLACED AT NO CHARGE TO OWNER.