Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1994 MERCURY VILLAGER

NHTSA Campaign Number: 94V142000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: MERCURY

Model: VILLAGER

Year: 1994

Component:
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19940201

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19940201

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 17

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19941007

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19940801

Date Added To File: 19940817

Regulation Part Number: 571

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 205

Defect Summary:
THE WINDSHIELDS WERE MARKED WITH A “PROTOTYPE” DESIGNATION AND NOT MARKED AS REQUIRED BY FMVSS NO. 205, “GLAZING MATERIALS.”

Consequence Summary:
CONSEQUENCE OF NON-COMPLIANCE: INCORRECT LABELING OF WINDSHIELD MAY CAUSE CONCERN OR CONFUSION ABOUT THE PROTOTYPE DESIGNATION.

Corrective Action:
DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE WINDSHIELDS ON THE AFFECTED VANS.