Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1974 FORD PINTO

NHTSA Campaign Number: 78V022000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: PINTO

Year: 1974

Component:
STEERING:WHEEL AND HANDLE BAR

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19730801

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19731001

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 60000

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19780426

Recall Initiator: ODI

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19780130

Date Added To File: 19791012

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
ON SOME OF THE INVOLVED VEHICLES THE STEERING COUPLING FLANGE MAY HAVE BEEN IMPROPERLY ASSEMBLED AND COULD LOOSEN DURING NORMAL VEHICLE OPERATION.

Consequence Summary:

Corrective Action:
THE DEALER WILL INSPECT AND, IF NECESSARY, REPLACE THE STEERING COUPLING FLANGE ASSEMBLY.