Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1993 MERCURY VILLAGER

NHTSA Campaign Number: 95V222001

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: MERCURY

Model: VILLAGER

Year: 1993

Component:
VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER SYSTEM

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19920401

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19930401

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 48053

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19951220

Recall Initiator: ODI

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19951121

Date Added To File: 19951130

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
LEAVES AND OTHER FOREIGN MATERIAL CAN ENTER THROUGH THE COWL PANEL AIR INTAKE DURING OPERATION OF THE FRONT HEATER AND/OR AIR CONDITIONING SYSTEM RESULTING IN A BUILD-UP OF MATERIAL IN THE PLENUM. THIS CAN LEAD TO NOISE, ODORS, OR IN SOME CASES, IGNITION OF THESE MATERIALS.

Consequence Summary:
A VEHICLE FIRE COULD OCCUR.

Corrective Action:
DEALERS WILL INSTALL AN ADDITIONAL HEATER/AIR CONDITIONING SYSTEM INTAKE SCREEN.