Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1989 MERCURY SABLE

NHTSA Campaign Number: 88V190000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: MERCURY

Model: SABLE

Year: 1989

Component:
EXTERIOR LIGHTING

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19880801

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19881001

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 22000

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19881223

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19881212

Date Added To File: 19881219

Regulation Part Number: 571

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 108

Defect Summary:
FRONT SIDE MARKER LAMPS WERE UNINTENTIONALLY EQUIPPED WITH CLEAR BULBS, INSTEAD OF AMBER COLORED BULBS AS SPECIFIED IN FMVSS 108.

Consequence Summary:
VEHICLES WOULD NOT COMPLY WITH STANDARD.

Corrective Action:
REPLACE CLEAR BULBS WITH AMBER COLORED BULBS.