Fulltext TSBs

Technical Service Bulletins

TSB
95-21-1
  • SUPPLEMENTAL RESTRAINT SYSTEM – AIR BAG MODULES – DISCOLORED OR MARRED COVERS – PAINTING RESTRICTIONS
Publication Date: OCTOBER 23, 1995

FORD:
1988-1994 TEMPO
1990-1996 CROWN VICTORIA, MUSTANG, TAURUS
1992-1996 PROBE
1994-1996 ASPIRE, ESCORT, THUNDERBIRD
1995-1996 CONTOUR
LINCOLN-MERCURY:
1988-1996 CONTINENTAL
1989-1994 TOPAZ
1990-1992 MARK VII
1990-1996 GRAND MARQUIS, SABLE, TOWN CAR
1991-1994 CAPRI
1993-1996 MARK VIII
1994-1996 COUGAR, TRACER
1995-1996 MYSTIQUE
LIGHT TRUCK:
1992-1996 AEROSTAR, ECONOLINE
1994-1996 BRONCO, F-150-350 SERIES, VILLAGER
1995-1996 EXPLORER, RANGER, WINDSTAR

This TSB is being republished in its entirety to include 1994-96 vehicles.

ISSUE:

The covers of the driver and passenger air bag modules MUST NOT be repainted for any reason. Any applied paint may damage the cover material. This could affect air bag performance during deployment and may increase the risk of injury during a collision.

ACTION:

Air Bag Modules with damaged or marred deployment covers MUST BE COMPLETELY REPLACED – NOT REPAINTED. Refer to the Dealer Master Parts Catalog for correct parts usage. Air bag modules are on the Mandatory Return List and must be returned to the Warranty Parts Return Center. Refer to Figure 1. Refer to TSB 91-9-1 for air bag return information.




Figure 1 – Article 95-21-1

OTHER APPLICABLE ARTICLES:

91-9-1

SUPERSEDES:

92-24-1

WARRANTY STATUS:

Information Only

OASIS CODES:

104000, 107000


Copyright © 1995 Ford Motor Company