MERCURY CAPRI 1971: STEERING:WHEEL AND HANDLE BAR

Make : MERCURY Model : CAPRI Year : 1971
Build Dates : 1969-12-01 - 1970-07-01
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 71V187000
Date Owner's Notified: 1971-10-20 Date Received by ODI: 1971-10-20 Date Added to Database: 1979-10-12
Manufacturers Involved: Ford Motor Company
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Component: STEERING:WHEEL AND HANDLE BAR
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 15607
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Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      CAMPAIGN NO H1A.POSSIBILITY THAT STEERING WHEEL ASSEMBLY MAYLACK ADEQUATESTRENGTH AT POINT OF ATTACHMENT OF STEERING WHE EL TO ENERGY ABSORBING CYLINDERTHAT UNDERLIES IT.IF CONDITI ION EXISTS COULD RESULT IN PROGRESSIVE CRACKING.IF NOT CORRE CTED, COULD LEAD TO COMPLETE SEPARATION OF STEERING WHEEL FROMCOLUMN ASSEMBLY.'CORRECT BY STEERING WHEEL ASSEMBLY WHERE N ECESSARY'.NECESSARY.' BY