Number 120048T   MIC:
Company:   Company Official: LEN
Model Name: MERCURY MARINER POWER TILT STEER   Model Year: 2012
Problem 1:      
Problem 2:      
HIN   Case Open Date: 8/28/2012
Disposition: OPEN   Case Close Date:
Units 1454   Campaign Open Date 8/27/2012
Boat Type 11   Campaign Close Date
Severity: H   Last Date: 9/20/2017
Comments:  
"POWER TILT STEERING FOUND ON 2012 VERADO MOUNTED BOATS 100-300 HP (SOME WITH OPTIMAX DRIVE) HAS LINKAGE THAT FAILS RENDERING STEERING INOPERABLE. SERVICE BULLETIN SPECIFIES INSPECTION WITH MARK FOR INSPECTED POWER STEERING. 08/27/12 LEN 10/26/2012 CUR 1 138 OF 1852 REPAIRED. LEN 1/22/2013 CUR 2 293 OF 1966 REPAIRED. GOT FOLLOW EXP FOR INCREASE ""The number of units which might have the problem has jumped from 1,852 (CUR 1) to 1,966. As you know, the recall is for Power Steering Tilt Helms and not focused on engines. Since there is no engine serial number range to exactly identify the product for the recall, we track our progress by engine registrations. As new registrations come into our system, the total number of units that may be affected by this recall will increase in our updates to you. "" LEN.4/25/13 CUR 3 received 329 of 2044 Repaired. eaj7/26/13 CUR 4 received 412 of 2185 Repaired. The number of units which might have the problem has risen from 2,044 (CUR 3) to 2,185. That is because this recall is for Power Steering Tilt Helms and not focused on engines. Since there is no engine serial number range to exactly identify the product for the recall,progress is tracked by engine registrations that are registered to hull identification numbers. As new registrations come into the system, the total number of units that may be affected by this recall will increase. eaj10/7/13 CUR 5 - 460 of 2266 repaired. The number of unites involved increased again for previously stated reason. eaj1/10/14 CUR 6 - 491 of 2296 repaired. Total units increased as per above. eaj4/9/14 CUR 7 - 513 of 2315. Total units increased as per above. eaj7/10/14 CUR 8 - 622 of 2341. eaj10/10/14 CUR 9 - 680 of 2364. eaj1/16/15 CUR 10 - 725 of 2364. eaj4/20/15 CUR 11 - 752 of 2367. eaj7/15/15 CUR 12 - 790 of 2377. eaj9/17/15 CUR 13 - 815 of 2380. eaj12/7/15 CUR 14 - 844 of 2385. eaj3/16/16 CUR 15 - 2325 of 2385 ej6/21/16 CUR 16 - 870 of 2397 ej9/27/16 CUR 17 - 878 of 2404 ej 12/21/16 CUR 18 - 881 of 2409 ej3/29/17 CUR 19 - 885 of 2415 ej 6/26/17 CUR 20 - 894 of 2420 ej9/20/17 CUR 21 905 of 2428 ej"