FORD THUNDERBIRD 1991: POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

Make : FORD Model : THUNDERBIRD Year : 1991
Build Dates : 1990-10-01 - 1990-10-01
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 91V048000
Date Owner's Notified: 1991-07-22 Date Received by ODI: 1991-03-18 Date Added to Database: 1991-03-28
Manufacturers Involved: Ford Motor Company
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 6800
Summary:
      THE PARK ROD ASSEMBLY CONTAINS A PARK CAM WITH INADEQUATE SURFACE HARDNESS, WHICH COULD LEAD TO PARK DISENGAGEMENT OR NO PARK ENGAGEMENT WHEN THE LEVER IS PLACED IN PARK.
Consequence:
      IF PARK IS NOT ENGAGED AND THE PARKING BRAKE IS OFF, AVEHICLE ROLL-AWAY COULD RESULT.
Remedy:
      REPLACE PARK ROD ASSEMBLY ON AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSIONS.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      SYSTEM: AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION PARK ROD ASSEMBLY.VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER CARS WITH AUTOMATIC OVERDRIVE TRANSMISSIONS.