1977 Ford Maverick Latches/locks/linkages,doors,latch Recall | Apr 05, 1977
The Involved Vehicles May Have Been Built With Left Door Lock Assemblies That Contain Pawl Spring Retainers That Were Not Produced To Engineering Specifications. Consequently, The Spring Could Break, Causing The Latch Pawl To Disengage From The Latch Cam.. Follwoing Is The Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealer Will Inspect And, If Necessary, Install A New Pawl Spring And Correct The Flange Alignment, Without Charge.
vehicle Description: Passenger Vehicles.system: Structure; Door Assembly, Latches And Hooks.consequences Of Defect: Should Disengagement Occur While Vehicle Is In Motion,the Door Could Open And A Passenger Could Fall From The Vehicle And Beseriously Injured.
This recall was issued on Apr 05, 1977 for 1977 Ford Maverick, manufactured by FORD MOTOR COMPANY, in response to Latches/locks/linkages,doors,latch problems.