Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1984 MERCURY TOPAZ

NHTSA Campaign Number: 83V055000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: MERCURY

Model: TOPAZ

Year: 1984

Component:
INTERIOR LIGHTING

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19830401

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19830401

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 626

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19830504

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19830516

Date Added To File: 19830531

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
IN THE EVENT OF A SHORT CIRCUIT IN THE INSTRUMENT PANEL, THE HEADLAMP AND INTERIOR ILLUMINATION CONTROL SWITCHES COULD OVERHEAT.

Consequence Summary:

Corrective Action:
THE HEADLAMP SWITCH WILL BE REPLACED AND FUSE AND FUSE PANEL WILL BE INSPECTED FOR SAFE OPERATION.