Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1982 MERCURY LN7

NHTSA Campaign Number: 83V063000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: MERCURY

Model: LN7

Year: 1982

Component:
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19800701

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19830301

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 610000

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19830718

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19830622

Date Added To File: 19830708

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
DOOR LOCK PILLARS COULD DEVELOP FATIGUE CRACKS FROM NORMAL USAGE OF DOOR, AT THE POINT WHERE DOOR LATCH STRIKER REINFORCEMENTS ARE ATTACHED.

Consequence Summary:

Corrective Action:
ANY DAMAGED LOCK PILLARS WILL BE REPAIRED AND REINFORCEMENTS WILL BE INSTALLED BETWEEN THE DOOR LATCH STRIKER AND LOCK PILLARS.