Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1983 MERCURY ZEPHYR

NHTSA Campaign Number: 82V100000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: MERCURY

Model: ZEPHYR

Year: 1983

Component:
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19820301

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19820801

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 2089

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19821102

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19821013

Date Added To File: 19821015

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
THE PARK LEVER ON THE INVOLVED VEHICLES CONTAINS A DEFECTIVE SPRING WHICH COULD PREVENT AUTOMATIC ENGAGEMENT OF THE PARKING GEAR.

Consequence Summary:

Corrective Action:
THE PARK ACTUATING LEVER ROD SPRING WILL BE REPLACED WITH AN UPGRADED SPRING WITHOUT CHARGE TO OWNER.