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Mercury Recall 99S21: Ford/Fuel Tank Straps

1999 Mercury Villager

There is also a potential for fuel tank separation or fuel leak, increasing the risk of a fire.

Fuel System, Gasoline — Storage — Tank Assembly — Mounting

Summary
Vehicle description: Mini vans. The fuel tank retention strap (two straps per vehicle) can break at the spot welds causing an underbody rattle.
Actions
Dealers will replace the fuel tank retention straps.
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Date Announced
AUG 03, 1999
Vehicles Affected
2,785
Mercury Recall #
99S21
NHTSA Campaign #
99V205001
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