If the ball joints are not fastened securely, it could result in a fracture of the ball joint stud. This could result in loss of vehicle control and an accident. Dealers will inspect the torque on the two ball joint attaching fasteners.
2001 Lincoln LS Recalls
Lincoln Recalls 2000-2001 LS Due to Loose Ball Joint to Control Arm Fasteners
Suspension & Steering,November 24, 2000
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