1991 MERCURY Capri

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2 Recalls for 1991 MERCURY Capri

Recall Date Component Summary
June 2, 1992 AIR BAGS

THE AIR BAG MODULES DO NOT MEET THE FORD SPECIFICATIONS FOR HIGH AMBIENT TEMPERATURE PERFORMANCE.

Remedy:

REPLACE THE AIR BAG MODULES WITH MODULES THAT MEET SPECIFICATIONS.

January 8, 1991 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:COOLING UNIT AND LINES

THE RUBBER TUBE THAT CONNECTS THE TRANSMISSION TO THE TRANSMISSION OIL COOLER (IN THE RADIATOR) MAY DISCONNECT CAUSING DISCHARGE OF FLUID.

Remedy:

INSTALL REVISED LINE AND CLAMPS TO IMPROVE LINE RETENTION TO THE TRANSMISSION.

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0 Complaints sent to the Center for Auto Safety for 1991 MERCURY Capri

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40 Complaints submitted to NHTSA for 1991 MERCURY Capri

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Date Component  
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:MODULE
ODI Number: 10209379
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:DRIVER SIDE:INFLATOR MODULE
ODI Number: 10026962
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 981217
VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER/HVAC SYSTEM:REAR WINDOW
ODI Number: 974913
STRUCTURE:BODY:ROOF AND PILLARS
ODI Number: 972757
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION
ODI Number: 964921
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS
ODI Number: 959582
STRUCTURE:BODY:ROOF AND PILLARS
ODI Number: 959091
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 960884
VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER/HVAC SYSTEM
ODI Number: 958852
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 958817
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 892937
STRUCTURE:BODY:ROOF AND PILLARS
ODI Number: 889073
AIR BAGS | POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 878641
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ODI Number: 854010
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 822599
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 817351
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 807483
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 800289
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 802512
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:BELTS AND ASSOCIATED PULLEYS
ODI Number: 781875
VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS
ODI Number: 780581
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 750543
SEATS
ODI Number: 746626
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 735869
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 731456
POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 605633
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 527769
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER:LINKAGES
ODI Number: 476594
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS
ODI Number: 476594
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 478249
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:ANCHORAGE
ODI Number: 478249
VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES:EXTERIOR
ODI Number: 476889
VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS
ODI Number: 476889
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 476889
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:ALTERNATOR/GENERATOR/REGULATOR
ODI Number: 476889
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY
ODI Number: 476889
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 506592
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:LEVER AND LINKAGE:FLOOR SHIFT
ODI Number: 506516
STRUCTURE:BODY:HOOD
ODI Number: 506516
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1 Investigations for 1991 MERCURY Capri

Date Opened Date Closed Component  
VISIBILITY
Manufacturers tell dealers about repairs for on your car. But they won’t tell you – unless you know to ask. Knowledge is power.

17 Service Alerts for 1991 MERCURY Capri

Date Description
March 17, 1997 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

FUEL ECONOMY- CUSTOMER EXPECTATIONS VERSUS VEHICLE USAGE. *JD

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May 3, 1999 061100 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE

FORD MOTOR COMPANY NOW RECOMMENDS SAE 5W-30 VISCOSITY GRADE FOR SERVICING ANY FORD GASOLINE-POWERED VEHICLE REGARDLESS OF MODEL YEAR. *TT

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January 10, 2000 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

INFORMATION REGARDING THE NEW TRANSMISSION COOLER FLUSHER- SERVICE TIP. *MJS

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November 18, 1996 114000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING

WIRING – ELECTRICAL DIODE IDENTIFICATION AND SERVICE REPLACEMENTS. *TW

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October 1, 1995 036000 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP

THE USE OF PETROLEUM-BASED GREASE AS A LUBRICANT IN SERVICING DISC BRAKES IS NO LONGER ACCEPTABLE BECAUSE IT MAY BE INCOMPATIBLE WITH THE RUBBER MATERIAL USED IN THE DISC BRAKE SYSTEM. IF PETROLEUM-BASED GREASE IS USED TO LUBRICATE ANY PAR

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March 1, 1995 034500 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC

UNKNOWN

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November 18, 1996 103700 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:TORQUE CONVERTER

TORQUE CONVERTER – LEAK TEST PROCEDURE – SERVICE TIP. *TW

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April 13, 1998 190000 TIRES

INFORMATION ON TIRE COMPANY TELEPHONE NUMBERS FOR CUSTOMER ASSISTANCE. *YC

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April 27, 1998 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

INFORMATION ON A NEW TRANSMISSION FLUID USAGE CHART. *YC

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March 3, 1997 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

FLUID- TRANSMISSION FLUID USAGE CHARTS. *JD

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August 6, 2001 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

INFORMATION REGARDING TRANSMISSION FLUID USAGE CHARTS. *SLC

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March 30, 1998 063000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

INFORMATION ON A BUZZING OR RATTLE NOISE FROM THE EXHAUST SYSTEM. *TT

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March 1, 1995 034500 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC

ROUGHNESS CONCERN DURING BRAKE APPLICATION. *TW

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March 18, 1998 034500 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC

THE USE OF PETROLEUM-BASED GREASE AS A LUBRICANT IN SERVICING DISC BRAKES IS NO LONGER ACCEPTABLE. *YC

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March 18, 1998 354600 EQUIPMENT:MECHANICAL:WRECKER AND WHEEL LIFT DEVICES

RECOMMENDED GUIDELINES FOR TOWING BEHIND RECREATIONAL VEHICLES. *TT

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December 16, 1996 103700 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:TORQUE CONVERTER

TRANSAXLE – TORQUE CONVERTER REPLACEMENT GUIDELINES AND TORQUE CONVERTER/TRANSAXLE COOLING SYSTEM CLEANING PROCEDURES – SERVICE TIP. *TW

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October 1, 1994 162900 STRUCTURE:BODY:ROOF AND PILLARS

NEW BACKLIGHT REPAIR KIT AVAILABLE TO REPAIR CONVERTIBLE TOP BACKLIGHTS THAT HAVE DETERIORATED DUE TO UV AND EVIRONMENTAL CONTAMINATION. *TW

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1991 MERCURY Capri

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