Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1988 MERCURY TRACER

NHTSA Campaign Number: 87V092000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: MERCURY

Model: TRACER

Year: 1988

Component:
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY:FILLER PIPE AND CAP

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19870501

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19870501

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 191

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19870528

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19870615

Date Added To File: 19870619

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
INCORRECT FUEL FILLER NECK ATTACHMENT SCREWS WERE USED TO ATTACH THE NECK TO THE REAR QUARTER PANELS.

Consequence Summary:
THIS CONDITION COULD CAUSE A RATTLE BETWEEN THE FUELFILLER PIPE AND THE SURROUNDING BODY STRUCTURE.

Corrective Action:
REPLACE INCORRECT SCREWS WITH NEW BOLT/WASHER ASSEMBLIES.