Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1993 MERCURY CAPRI

NHTSA Campaign Number: 93V180000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: MERCURY

Model: CAPRI

Year: 1993

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

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19920501

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19930501

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 3750

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19931217

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19931105

Date Added To File: 19931116

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
THE TRANSMISSION FLUID RUBBER TUBE CONNECTING THE TRANSMISSION TO THE TRANSMISSION OIL COOLER LOCATED IN THE RADIATOR CAN BECOME DISCONNECTED FROM THE TRANSMISSION, RESULTING IN DISCHARGE OF TRANSMISSION FLUID.

Consequence Summary:
THE DISCHARGED FLUID COULD CONTACT THE EXHAUST MANIFOLDOR THE EXHAUST PIPE, RESULTING IN A FIRE.

Corrective Action:
DEALERS WILL INSTALL A REVISED LINE AND TRANSMISSION OUTLET TUBE.