Recalls

Find the latest 1999 Mercury Cougar recalls as issued by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and Manufacturers.

Dates of Manufacture September - November 1998
Manufacturer Recall No. 99S22
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 99V226
Potential Number of Units Affected 10,000
Remedy Dealers will install a revised side door latch. Owner notification began Sept. 6, 1999. Owners who do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact Ford at 1-800-392-3673.
Summary On certain passenger vehicles, the door latch may have been manufactured with a latch pawl that has a coating that will swell in high humidity conditions. The latch pawl may then stick in the open or unlatched position and the door will not latch when closed.
Dates of Manufacture September - November 1998
Manufacturer Recall No. 99S22
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 99V226
Potential Number of Units Affected 10,000
Remedy Dealers will install a revised side door latch. Owner notification began Sept. 6, 1999. Owners who do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact Ford at 1-800-392-3673.
Summary On certain passenger vehicles, the door latch may have been manufactured with a latch pawl that has a coating that will swell in high humidity conditions. The latch pawl may then stick in the open or unlatched position and the door will not latch when closed.