1989 LINCOLN TOWN CAR

Report Date:
April 25, 1996
Campaign Number:
96V071000
Component:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION

Summary:
THE IGNITION SWITCH COULD EXPERIENCE AN INTERNAL SHORT CIRCUIT.

Consequence Summary:
THIS CONDITION COULD CAUSE OVERHEATING, SMOKE, AND POSSIBLY FIRE IN THE STEERING COLUMN AREA OF THE VEHICLE.

Corrective Summary:
DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE IGNITION SWITCH.

1989 LINCOLN TOWN CAR

Report Date:
July 27, 1990
Campaign Number:
90V133000
Component:
EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

Summary:
TIRE PLACARD MAY CONTAIN INCORRECT GROSS VEHICLE WEIGHT RATINGS AND TIRE INFORMATION.

Consequence Summary:
LIMOUSINES WOULD NOT COMPLY WITH FMVSS 110 AND CONSUMERMIGHT UNKNOWINGLY OVERLOAD THE VEHICLE BECAUSE OF PLACARD MISINFORMATION.

Corrective Summary:
INSTALL REVISED TIRE PLACARDS.

1989 LINCOLN TOWN CAR

Report Date:
July 27, 1990
Campaign Number:
90V134000
Component:
EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

Summary:
GROSS VEHICLE WEIGHT RATINGS AND TIRE INFORMATION MAY BE INCORRECT ON LABELS.

Consequence Summary:
VEHICLES WOULD NOT COMPLY WITH 49 CFR PART 567.

Corrective Summary:
INSTALL REVISED CERTIFICATION LABELS.

1989 LINCOLN TOWN CAR

Report Date:
May 09, 1990
Campaign Number:
90V093000
Component:
EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

Summary:
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: LIMOUSINES BUILT BY EMPIRE COACH. VEHICLE ALTERERS LABEL MAY BE MISSING OR INCOMPLETE.

Consequence Summary:
VEHICLES DO NOT COMPLY WITH PART 567.

Corrective Summary:
ADD COMPLIANCE LABEL.

1989 LINCOLN TOWN CAR

Report Date:
March 06, 1990
Campaign Number:
90V050000
Component:
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:ANCHORAGE

Summary:
SAFETY BELTS (TYPE 1 LAP BELTS) FOR REAR FACING SEATS WERE NOT INSTALLED.

Consequence Summary:
LACK OF RESTRAINTS COULD CONTRIBUTE TO OTHERWISE PREVENTABLE INJURY AND WOULD NOT COMPLY WITH FMVSS 209 AND 210.

Corrective Summary:
INSTALL SAFETY BELTS FOR REAR FACING SEATS.