December 4, 2002
Ford Has Recalled the 2003 Lincoln Aviator
- Ford Has Recalled the 2003 Lincoln Aviator because of potential
problems with the transmission shift cable.
Number of Units Affected: 25
ON CERTAIN SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES, THE TRANSMISSION SHIFT CABLE CAN BECOME
DISLODGED FROM THE SHIFT CABLE BRACKET.
THIS COULD RESULT RESULTING IN INCORRECT GEAR INDICATION.
DEALERS WILL ADD A STRAP TO THE SHIFT CABLE ADJUSTER TO PREVENT THE SHIFT
CABLE FROM BECOMING DISLODGED. FORD HAS NOT YET PROVIDED AN OWNER
NOTIFICATION SCHEDULE FOR THIS CAMPAIGN. OWNERS WHO DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE
REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT FORD AT 1-866-436-7332.
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 02V313000
Regarding Auto Recalls
Frequently SafetyAlerts will list
auto recalls before
your dealer will know about them. If you have a vehicle
affected by one of these posted recalls be sure and
write down the NHTSA
CAMPAIGN ID Number.
If your dealer doesn't know about the recall when you
check, ask them how they are notified of recalls and
when the next update is due.
Did you know?
During 2001 there were over
1575 products recalled in the United
States for safety reasons!
How many did you hear
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