Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1995 MERCURY VILLAGER

NHTSA Campaign Number: 96V089001

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: MERCURY

Model: VILLAGER

Year: 1995

Component:
SEATS

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19950701

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19950801

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 6600

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19960710

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19960603

Date Added To File: 19960604

Regulation Part Number: 571

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 207

Defect Summary:
AN OUT-OF-SPECIFICATION CONDITION IN THE SEAT CABLE ROLLER PULLEY ASSEMBLY CAN ALLOW THE CABLE THAT CONNECTS THE SEAT ADJUST LEVER TO THE LATCH TO BE PINCHED IN THE ROLLER ASSEMBLY.

Consequence Summary:
CONSEQUENCE OF NON-COMPLIANCE: THIS CONDITION CAN PREVENT THE LATCH ON THE LEFT SIDE FROM FULLY ENGAGING THE SEAT RAIL. THIS DOES NOT COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENT OF FMVSS NO. 207, “SEATING SYSTEMS.”

Corrective Action:
DEALERS WILL REPLACE A COMPONENT IN THE THIRD ROW SLIDING BENCH SEAT LATCH ASSEMBLY.