Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1987 MERCURY SABLE

NHTSA Campaign Number: 86V148000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: MERCURY

Model: SABLE

Year: 1987

Component:
SUSPENSION:REAR:AXLE:SPINDLE

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19861001

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19861001

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 631

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19861028

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19861107

Date Added To File: 19861110

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
LEFT AND/OR RIGHT REAR SPINDLE ASSEMBLIES MAY HAVE BEEN IMPROPERLY HEAT TREATED. CONSEQUENCE OF DEFECT: IF SPINDLE STEM SEPARATES, LOSS OF VEHICLE CONTROL COULD OCCUR WITHOUT PRIOR WARNING.

Consequence Summary:

Corrective Action:
REPLACE REAR SPINDLE.