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Ford Taurus recall 04V330000

Ford Recalls 2004 Taurus, Thunderbird, and Mercury Sable Models for Seat Weld Issue
Body, Interior & Misc., July 20, 2004

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Ford has recalled certain 2004 Taurus, Thunderbird, and Mercury Sable vehicles due to an inadequate weld on the front seats. In a collision, the seat may not perform as designed, which could result in injury. Dealers will replace the upper support assembly on the power seats.

Original Recall from the NHTSA

Model Year(s): 2004

Mfr's Report Date:
July 20, 2004

NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 04V330000

NHTSA Action Number: N/A

Component: SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:POWER ADJUST

Potential Number of Units Affected: 24277

Summary: CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH POWER ADJUSTABLE SEATS MAY HAVE BEEN INADEQUATELY WELDED.

Consequence: THE SEAT MAY NOT PERFORM AS INTENDED DURING A CRASH WHICH COULD INCREASE THE RISK OF INJURY.

Remedy: DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE UPPER SUPPORT ASSEMBLY ON THE POWER SEATS. THE RECALL BEGAN ON JULY 20, 2004. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT FORD AT 1-800-392-3673.

Notes: CUSTOMERS CAN ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION AUTO SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-DASH-2-DOT (1-888-327-4236).

Recall data provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

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