Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1991 MERCURY CAPRI

NHTSA Campaign Number: 91V009000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: MERCURY

Model: CAPRI

Year: 1991

Component:
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:COOLING UNIT AND LINES

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19900301

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19901101

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 4200

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19910201

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19910108

Date Added To File: 19910122

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
THE RUBBER TUBE THAT CONNECTS THE TRANSMISSION TO THE TRANSMISSION OIL COOLER (IN THE RADIATOR) MAY DISCONNECT CAUSING DISCHARGE OF FLUID.

Consequence Summary:
DISCHARGED TRANSMISSION FLUID MAY STRIKE THE EXHAUSTMANIFOLD OR THE EXHAUST PIPE AND RESULT IN A FIRE.

Corrective Action:
INSTALL REVISED LINE AND CLAMPS TO IMPROVE LINE RETENTION TO THE TRANSMISSION.