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Ford Escort Recall 89V174000

Body, Interior & Misc., October 25, 1989

Original Recall from the NHTSA

Model Year(s)
Manufacturer's Report Date
October 25, 1989
NHTSA Action Number
N/A
Potential Number of Units Affected
3,300
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number
89V174000
Component
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD

Summary
SPECIAL PRIMER THAT PROMOTES THE BONDING OF A URETHANE ADHESIVE TO THE GLASS WAS NOT APPLIED TO THE WINDSHIELDS BEFORE INSTALLATION.
Consequence
OMISSION OF THE PRIMER COULD CAUSE THE WINDSHIELD NOT TOBE PROPERLY ADHERED TO BODY, AND VEHICLE WOULD NOT COMPLY WITH FMVSS 212.
Remedy
REMOVE AND PROPERLY INSTALL WINDSHIELD USING SPECIAL PRIMER.
Notes
SYSTEM: WINDSHIELD / FMVSS 212VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER CARS.
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